Music Icon Seo Taiji Handpicks Bts As First Junior Artists To Join Project 25 Netizens Excited About Epic Collaboration

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Music Icon Seo Taiji Handpicks BTS As First Junior Artists To Join 'Project 25'; Netizens Excited About Epic Collaboration
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Music Icon Seo Taiji Handpicks BTS As First Junior Artists To Join 'Project 25'; Netizens Excited About Epic Collaboration

Music icon Seo Taiji is celebrating his 25th anniversary in the Korean music by embarking on a project with junior artists to remake his best hits. The first on list of artists K-pop idol group BTS, who recently concluded the sold out US-leg of their "Wings" World Tour.

According to a report by Soompi, Seo Taiji personally handpicked BTS as his first choice of collaborators. Seo Taiji will also pick the next junior artists that will be part of his "25" project.

The "25" project is very a very meaningful undertaking for Seo Taiji because not only will this be a celebration of his music but it is also a way for his music to connect to a new generation of listeners. Seo Taiji will be working closely with BTS in arranging and producing the remake of his song to ensure that both music styles will be incorporated into the track.

Urban Zakapa and DEAN join Seo Taiji's 25th anniversary project
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Urban Zakapa and DEAN join Seo Taiji's 25th anniversary project

Urban Zakapa and DEAN will be joining Seo Taiji's 25th-anniversary project.

BTS has already been confirmed as the first project for the project, and now it's been revealed that the two acts will join as well. Now it's also been revealed that the artists on the project will be joining Seo Taiji at his 25th anniversary concert on April 12th.

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Seo Taiji will be choosing the hoobae artists himself, but he will be respecting their own color for the remake songs.

Sunny to join Henry in last SM x Mystic 'Snowball Project' collaboration release!
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Sunny to join Henry in last SM x Mystic 'Snowball Project' collaboration release!

Girls' Generation's Sunny will be joining 'New Song Battle', the final collaboration project in SM x Mystic's 'Snowball Project'!

Henry said in last week's episode that he wished he could be with a female artist, and Sunny will be the surprise artist that joins him on the project. In newly revealed still cuts, Henry's seen trying to convince Sunny to join him on the project.

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BTS will be the first participants in Seo Taiji's 25th anniversary remake project
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BTS will be the first participants in Seo Taiji's 25th anniversary remake project

BTS is the first group up for Seo Taiji's 25th anniversary project.

He will be having project '25', where hoobae artists will remake his past hits. BTS will be the first ones in the project. In 2016, BTS had covered Seo Taiji's "Classroom Ideas" at the KBS Gayo Festival.

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Seo Taiji will be choosing the hoobae artists himself, and so far there's no information on which song BTS will be covering.

LABOUM's 'Hwi Hwi
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LABOUM's 'Hwi Hwi" Took The Win On 'Music Bank' But Netizens Felt That It Was Unfair

LABOUM's new song "Hwi Hwi" just got the first win on "Music Bank." The girl group won against IU with "Palette" and got crowned as the winner. But, it drove controversy among netizens as they pointed out that the song "Hwi Hwi" didn't even in the top 100 on music charts.

On the recent episode of "Music Bank," LABOUM with their song "Hwi Hwi" got the total of 4846 points and IU with her song "Palette" got the total of 4165 points. Thus, LABOUM took the crown instead of IU. But, netizens felt that it was unjust as the song was in the 347th place on music charts, AllKpopreported.