SHINee’s Key is “Forever Yours” along with his new single, which options soloist and former SISTAR member Soyou.
Released on Tuesday, the monitor opens with ethereal strings and Soyou’s breathy voice earlier than morphing right into a rhythmic pop music that comes with tropical home synths and R&B melodies as Key professes his dedication. Known by his stage title however born Kim Kibum, Key will reportedly observe up “Forever Yours” along with his first solo album later this month.
The music was launched by way of a throwback music video that sees Key as a automotive mechanic who takes an interstellar journey in his suped-up, flying Mustang. With colourful, retro-feeling graphics and phrase artwork flashing throughout the galactic scenes, the clip ends with Key touchdown in a desert and searching round. While she may be heard, Soyou -- who has beforehand spoken about her shut friendship with Key -- doesn't make an look within the video.
While it's his first formal monitor as a soloist, Key has beforehand labored with quite a few different artists on collaborations and been featured on tv soundtracks; in 2014, he shaped a duo referred to as ToHeartwork with INFINITE’s Nam Woohyun. Earlier this yr, Key was featured in a remix of Years & Years’ “If You’re Over Me.” He is the third SHINee member to launch a solo album, following Jonghyun and Taemin.
Key not too long ago garnered loads of consideration within the Ok-pop world for his dedication to his costume on Halloween, when he dressed up because the Harry Potter sequence’ main antagonist Voldemort.
As a member of SHINee, Key has seen over 10 albums seem on the World Albums chart. Formed in 2008, the group celebrated their 10th anniversary earlier this yr with The Story of Light album sequence, the primary of which peaked at No. four on the World Albums chart dated June 9.