Jennie recently got interviewed by Billboard Kpop columnist Tamar Herman about being the first BLACKPINK member to get a solo debut, the success and love ‘SOLO’ has received, and her and BLACKPINK’s upcoming activities for 2019.
Watch the interview and read the summary article by Billboard below.
Singaporean BLINKs! BLACKPINK is coming in your area this February 15, 2019 at Singapore Indoor Stadium! Pre-sale of tickets begins on December 19, 2018 at 10AM ~ 11:59PM SGT local time. General on-sale starts December 20, 2018 at 10AM across all Sportshubtix channels.
Gaon Chart has revealed its chart rankings for the Week 49 (December 2-8, 2018)! Combining “SQUARE UP” + “SOLO” + 2018 Sales of “As If It’s Your Last” + “Kiss And Make UP” with Dua Lipa, BLACKPINK has accumulated more than 2 billion digital index points.
The Korean Business Research Institute revealed a new comprehensive list of December 2018 brand reputation rankings for girl groups. Their findings are based on 130,870,702 pieces of data collected from November 11 to December 7 of 2018, an increase of 3.41% from last month’s survey.
The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or product consumption), media (media marketing worth), communication (ability to communicate with public) , and community (community’s perception of them/social marketing worth) to determine their brand reputation.
BLACKPINK’s “DDU-DU DDU-DU” was selected by the New York Times as one of the best songs of the year!
On December 6, the New York Times released its rankings titled “The 65 Best Songs of 2018.” There are separate lists by two of the newspaper’s music critics, Jon Pareles and Jon Caramanica, and their lists in total come to 65 songs.