JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong is planning to release a repackage album.
On the 9th, a representative of C-JeS Entertainment stated, “Kim Jaejoong, who has made a successful transformation into a rock star, will be releasing a repackage album on the 20th. He will be including a new song, as well as a remake of ‘Make-up’, a Japanese song that was met with an explosive response during his Asia tour.
The subtitle of the repackage album is ‘Removing my make-up’. The representative stated, “The two new songs that will be included in the repackage album will depict the despair of having to forget the person you love. We’ve decided on a subtitle of ‘Removing my make-up’, inspired by the song ‘Make-up’. Fans will be able to experience Kim Jaejoong’s vocal talent and wide range of emotions in the album.”
The repackage album will feature unreleased footage from the music video of ‘Just Another Girl’, the title track of Kim Jaejoong’s first full-length album, and the album will feature a DVD with the music video and making-film footage as well.
The representative stated, “Kim Jaejoong recently finished recording the new song for his repackage album. The song is a melodious pop ballad that goes well with the Winter season, and the lyrics were written by Kim Jaejoong. ‘Make-up’ is a remake of the original Japanese song, with lyrics translated by Kim Jaejoong. As a song that emphasizes Kim Jaejoong’s melodious voice, it will be a gift for his fans.”
Meanwhile, Kim Jaejoong has reaped in great success for his solo debut. Kim Jaejoong was recently award fourth place on Hanteo Charts’ ‘2013 Singer Award’. With rankings chosen by the volume of album sales, Kim Jaejoong was the only solo artiste to be in the top 5 rankings.
Kim Jaejoong released his first mini-album ‘I’ in January of 2013 and his first full-length album ‘WWW: Who, When, Why’ in October. He topped the iTunes charts in 12 countries with his full-length album, and came in at first place on Tower Records’ and Oricon’s daily charts, as well as fourth place on Oricon’s weekly charts. His title track was chosen as the most popular K-pop song for three consecutive weeks on CCTV China’s music channel, and he topped Hanteo Charts’ real-time, daily and weekly charts simultaneously. He also won Synnara Records’ poll to guess who would win the 2013 K-pop Awards.
Meanwhile, Kim Jaejoong will be continuing his nationwide tour in Gwangju on the 11th.
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