WINNER, “No provocative music, still a lot to show”

YG’s new group WINNER showed their determination as singer-songwriters.

 The five members proved they were worth the wait when the title track “empty” from their debut album “2014 S/S” unveiled on August 12 swept across 9 major South Korean music charts immediately after release.

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WINNER, “Pressure of being part of YG makes us grow”

They are the first boy group YG showcased in 9 years—a younger BIGBANG. The new group WINNER kicked off their musical journey with much attention and pressure even before their debut. As the viewers personally chose them on the survival program, expectations grew high, and the fact that they belong to the same agency as BIGBANG and 2NE1 aroused much attention. The fellow artists like BIGBANG, 2NE1, EPIK HIGH and AKDONG MUSICIAN take up a great portion of significance in the Korean music market, and thus it was only natural for the expectations to grow for WINNER.

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WINNER Talks of Individuality & Answers, “WINNER is ______ ?”

YG’s new group WINNER showed their determination as singer-songwriters.

The five members proved they were worth the wait when the title track “Empty” from their debut album “2014 S/S” unveiled on August 12 swept across 9 major South Korean music charts immediately after release.

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