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Chimmi (취미)

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Chimmi was in the SoundK studio for You Who Came from the Stars with DJ Ashley. Chimmi (취미) is a co-ed group that debuted in 2018 under NUPlay.

Members::
MHL (Lee Moonhwan (이문환)) – Vocalist, Producer, Song writer
Jin Hyojung (진효정) – Maknae, Vocalist, Producer, Song writer

Tidbits::
– MHL was born in Korea but raised in Australia. He came back to Korea about 5 years ago.
– Hyojung started writing songs in high school.
– MHL’s English name is Peter.
– Hyojung wrote a song for an OST competition and won.
– Peter gets inspiration from movie and visual things.
– Hyojung songs are most inspired by love, heartbreak, and things on the street.
– Peter would like to write a heavy metal rock song for Hyojung because it’s something she has not tried before. He thinks it would be a stress relief.
– They listen to a lot of Charlie Puth. Peter also listen to John Mayer, and Shawn Mendes lately. Hyojung listens to a lot of kpop girl groups.
– Peter admits to just doing what Hyojung tells him to do. DJ Ashley said he is the older brother whipped by his little sister).
– Runaway is from their first album.
– Hyojung uses a lot of products to maintain her skin.
– Peter still has a Winnie the Pooh blanket from when he was in 2nd grade. He still sleeps with it.
– Hyojung has always wanted to be an idol from a young age, and she likes dancing.
– Peter was famous for falling asleep in every class in high school, but he still graduated on time.
– Hyojung remembers fangirling so hard for TVXQ. Peter likes older songs and still has all his Seo Taiji albums.
– Peter used to have long hair (longer than DJ Ashley but not as long as Hyojung), because he couldn’t be bothered to cut his hair.
– Hyojung teaches piano, and she used to work as a parking lot attendant.

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Q & A::
Q: How did you get your team name?
A: They were originally going through food names and came across chimmichanga. They decided to take the chonga off and just go with chimmi. Chimmi means hobby in Korean.

Q: What is Runaway about?
A: Runaway, is about a woman who wants to leave her relationship behind. The man realizes how important she is to him and tries to get her to stay with him.

Q: What kind of song is Honey?
A: It’s a sweet summer love song.

Q: Is there anyone you would like to collaborate with?
A: Peter – IU, because she seems versatile in the style of music she can do.
Hyojung – Hwasa, she wrote a song specifically with Hwasa’s voice in mind.

Live Performance::
Runaway

Honey

One Way (원웨이)

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The talented men of One Way stopped by the Super Kpop studio for Kpop Rising with DJ Sam Carter. One Way (원웨이) is a three member Hiphop and R&B group that debuted in 2010 under YJ Media. They recently released 2 new singles; Beautiful day (종이 바행기) & Would you be.

The members::
Peter (피터) – Vocal
Young Sky (준영) – Rapper
Chance (김정) – Vocal

About the music::
The song Beautiful day is a song about remembering childhood dreams, and wanting that youthful innocence back. ‘Would you be’ is  about asking a girl to be you girlfriend. In essence the song is about proposing.

Tidbits::
– Peter & Young Sky have a group outside of One Way called Detour.
– Peter & Young sky are from Australia & Chance is from the USA. They are all fluent in English and Korean.
– Currently they like Girl’s Day and Crayon Pop.
– Young Sky started dancing when he was 8 and has won dancing competitions. He stopped dancing when he came to Korea around age 21.
– One Way is musically influenced by Musiq Soulchild and Michael Jackson. 

Q & A::
Q: What are some of your recent collaborations?
A: Eunhyuk and Donghae (Eunhae) for Oppa Oppa & I wanna dance. As well as several other SMTown artist.

Q: How did you guys meet?
A: Peter and Young Sky went to the same performing arts high school. Peter met Chance in LA and later introduced him to Young Sky. They all met up again when they were all in Korea.

Q: What do you do in your free time?
A: They play games in the studio during their breaks. They also go out for coffee and talk about music and their work. Their work and their free time is mostly all about music.

Q: Is there anyone you would like to collaborate with in the future?
A: They are interested in working with anyone you wants to experiment and try something new musically. They also want to do some work with Dynamic Duo and Drunken Tiger.

SNS:: (follow them to stay updated)
(Team onesound) Twitter = @onewayyoungsky @onewaypeter
Other twitter =  @onewaychance 
YouTube = onewayonesound 

Live Peformance::
종이 바행기
(Beautiful day) & Would you be