Fancy You Mini-Album by Twice
|Release Date||April 22, 2019|
|Label||JYP Entertainment, Republic Records|
After the success of their mini album Yes or Yes in 2018, Twice made a comeback with their seventh mini album entitled Fancy You. Fancy You is the second Twice album released in 2019 after Twice’s second Japanese compilation album #TWICE2 which was released on March 6, 2019. JYP Entertainment released Fancy You on April 22, 2019. This album has 6 songs with “Fancy” as the title track. Besides “Fancy,” the other songs are “Stuck in My Head,” “Girls Like Us,” “Hot,” “Turn It Up,” and “Strawberry.”
Story Behind Fancy You by Twice
JYP Entertainment confirmed Twice’s spring comeback by releasing the first group teaser photo on April 8, 2019, with the title Fancy You. The album was released on April 22 at 6 PM KST. Not only were the group teaser photos released but Twice also released a preview of the Fancy You album packaging. Fans could pre-order starting on April 9, 2019.
JYP Entertainment also released the EP title track “Fancy You” and individual teasers of Nayeon, Jeongyeon, and Momo on April 9, 2019.
On April 10, 2019, teaser photos of Sana, Jihyo, and Mina were released along with the album tracklist.
JYP Entertainment released more detailed information about the EP Fancy You on April 11, 2019. In the tracklist album photo, we can see that Jihyo, Sana, Momo, and Chaeyoung were involved in writing the lyrics for the songs for their comeback EP. In addition, JYP also released teaser photos of Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu.
On April 20, 2019, JYP Entertainment published a highlight medley for the EP Fancy You. The highlight medley was released on JYP Entertainment’s YouTube channel with the title “TWICE ‘FANCY’ TEASER *ALBUM HIGHLIGHT MEDLEY*. This video contains video footage of the members taking photos for teaser photos and audio clips of the 6 tracks of Fancy You.
The day before the album’s release, JYP Entertainment released a behind-the-scenes video from the photoshoot for the album Fancy You. All Twice’s members looked very fancy and elegant during the photoshoot for individual teasers and group teasers.
The Production of Fancy You by Twice
Fancy You is Twice’s seventh mini album with pop dance and hip hop genres. This album has 6 songs that are cheerful and romantic. Fancy You was written and composed by renowned lyricists and composers such as Black Eyed Pilseung, Ryan Jhun, Josefin Glenmark, and Charli XCX.
Black Eyed Pilseung is a Korean music producer who has written many hits for K-pop groups. In addition to the title track “Fancy,” Black Eyed Pilseung also produced some of Twice’s other hits such as “Likey,” “TT,” “Cheer Up,” and “Like Ooh-Ahh.”
Besides Korean and international producers and songwriters, Twice’s members also participated in writing lyrics. They are Jihyo, Sana, Momo, and Chaeyoung.
Tracklist of Fancy You by Twice
JYP Entertainment released the tracklist of Twice’s comeback EP Fancy You on April 11, 2019.
|1.||Fancy||Black Eyed Pilseung
|Black Eyed Pilseung
|2.||Stuck in My Head||Lee Seu-ran||Matthew Tishler
|3.||Girls Like Us||Jihyo||Uzoechi Emenike
Maya von Doll
Maya von Doll
Moa Anna Carlebecker Forsell
|5.||Turn It Up||Sana
Louise Frick Sveen
Maestro the Baker
Maestro the Baker
Chart Positions of Fancy You by Twice
The EP Fancy You is one of Twice’s most commercially successful albums. Fancy You managed to sell more than 150,000 copies in its first week. This success made Fancy You top several Korean, Japanese, and international charts. Here are Fancy You‘s positions on several world charts.
|Australian Digital Albums||ARIA||22|
|French Download Albums||SNEP||54|
|Japanese Digital Albums||Oricon||2|
|Japanese Hot Albums||Billboard Japan||11|
|South Korean Albums||Gaon||2|
|UK Independent Albums||OCC||34|
|US Heatseekers Albums||Billboard||4|
|US Independent Albums||Billboard||16|
|US World Albums||Billboard||4|
Fancy You also achieved Platinum Certification from KMCA for having managed to sell more than 250,000 copies.
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