Korean pop star HYO, also called Kim Hyoyeon of Girls’ Generation, launched her newest single “Punk Right Now" on Tuesday (Nov. 13). Rather than leaning into the punk inspirations the title suggests, the only is a bombastic dance monitor constructed to get the vitality rising, and was created with American DJ and producer 3LAU.
The addictive, frenzied tune is stuffed with beat drops and quirky instrumentals. “Punk Right Now” was launched in two variations -- one Korean and one English -- every of which obtained their very own music video.
The colourful music video for "Punk Right Now" is a celebration of HYO and her carefree nature. “I do as I’m pleasing,” she sings. “It’s straightforward as respiration.” Swathed in designer manufacturers and backed by a crew of feminine dancers as they carry out line dance-inspired choreography that will swimsuit “Cotton-Eyed Joe,” HYO -- who gained renown as Girls' Generation's essential dancer -- stares down the digicam as she makes her intentions clear with a trilling declaration of "I'm reckless" and chants of "I'm so punk proper now!" in the course of the refrain.
"Punk Right Now" is HYO’s second single this yr, following "Sober" with Ummet Ozcan, which was additionally launched in alternate English-Korean variations.
After debuting as a part of one in all Korea's most outstanding pop acts Girls’ Generation in 2008, Hyoyeon rebranded earlier this yr as DJ HYO and has been taking part in golf equipment and festivals together with releasing her two tracks. This yr additionally noticed HYO partake in a Girls’ Generation unit often called Oh!GG with the tune “Lil’ Touch.”
Watch the music video for the English model of “Punk Right Now” right here: