Big Bang is one of the most popular boy group from South Korean that dubbed as the Kings of K – Pop. Unlike the other new popular K – Pop girl or boy groups that debuted after 2010, Big Bang has debuted since 2006 and it is still exist until nowadays. However, because of some members have to go through mandatory military service, Big Bang has not yet being very active lately.
After the release of their single song “Flower Road”, Big Bang has not yet comeback with their latest song. For those who are not familiar with this boy group, here are fun facts you might want to know about Big Bang.
The Members of Big Bang
For those who have not known, Big Bang was originally consisted of five members. They are Daesung, G – Dragon, T.O.P, Taeyang and Seungri. But, since the burning sun scandal which involves one of the famous members in Big Bang, Seungri, he decided to leave this boy group and retired from entertainment industry in South Korea.
Nevertheless, Big Bang used to have six lineup for their pre – debut but it was changed because in the final elimination round, the former member, Jang Hyunseung, was cut off. Debuted under the big entertainment label industry in South Korea, YG Entertainment, has made their debut way easier.
The Early Years of Debut
Their first performance was during the YG Family 10th Anniversary concert in Seoul. The first single of this boy group was Bigbang which has some tracks from “We Belong Together”, “This Love” and “A Fool of Tears”. “This Love” and “We Belong Together” were adaptations version from the popular songs released by Maroon 5 and Mariah Carey.
The Genre of Music
Big Bang brings a new genre of music which made their songs fresh and catchy for the fans across the globe. They combined urban Western sound with a K – Pop vibes in it which has attracted both Eastern and Western audiences because of their uniqueness. For example, their “A Fool of Tears” singles was a modification between R & B slow jam vibe with slightly K – Pop flavors.
During their first debut, the members performed clean and smooth dance moves which has become their main attractiveness. However, their next single was Bigbang is V.I.P which also comprised of “Ma Girl” and “La La La”. Just like their previous single, Big Bang continued to bring urban R&B vibes in it.
Big Bang successfully built unique reputation as the mischievous, bad boys http://126.96.36.199 in school but magnetic and fun boys who attract many people to hang out with them. But since August of 2007, Big Bang decided to shift their genre of music from urban R&B to electronic music.
During their career in South Korean entertainment industry, Big Bang has gained numerous awards both from domestic and international festivals. The track called “Lies” has landed them a lot of awards such as “Song of the Year” and “Best Male Group” from Mnet Asian Music Awards 2007.