“Jelly Jelly” by TWICE
|Album / Mini-album||Twicecoaster: Lane 1|
|Release Date||October 24th, 2016|
|Songwriter||Jowul a.k.a. Dr. Jo|
|Composer||east4A, Ashley Jana Mounts, and Kim Heedeok|
“Jelly Jelly” is the fourth track on Twicecoaster: Lane 1, the third extended play (EP) from Twice, which is stylized as TWICEcoaster: LANE 1. This song along with the EP album was recorded in 2018 and released on October 24th, 2016. The record labels of this album are JYP Entertainment and Republic Records.
Like another album from Twice, this album was released physically and digitally. So, if you want to listen to “Jelly Jelly,” you need to grab a Lane 1 album. Or, you can stream this song through Twice’s official YouTube channel and various music sites like Spotify. You can listen to “Jelly Jelly” by clicking the video here.
The highlight medley is a compilation of all the highlighted parts of all of the tracks on this Lane 1 EP album. You can watch the highlight medley by clicking the video here.
There’s choreography specifically made for this song. So, the agency uploaded a dance practice video. This video shows the choreography that is used by the members when performing this song. You can see the dance practice by clicking the video here.
“Jelly Jelly” was released once again as a track on the reissue of Lane 1 titled Twicecoaster: Lane 2. Lane 2 is Twice’s first reissue album. The release day of this reissue album was February 20th, 2017.
Background of “Jelly Jelly”: The Initial Story of Twicecoaster: Lane 2
On October 10th, 2016, Twice’s agency gave an announcement about the next Twice comeback. They announced that the title for this newest album is Twicecoaster: Lane 1. This announcement was made when they released a promotion schedule. Through this promotion schedule, it was revealed that this Twicecoaster album would be released on October 24th.
On October 12th, Twice gave an album package preview. On October 13th, Twice released a tracklist poster and a teaser poster on the same day.
For the tracklist poster, we can see that there would be seven tracks in this album. From these seven tracks, there would be one lead single and six sidetracks. “Jelly Jelly” is the third B-side track. You can see the tracklist poster here.
On October 14th, Twice shared some happiness with Onces by giving two group photo teasers. The next day, Twice shared their unit photo teasers. There were four photo teasers, and they were released from October 15th through the 16th.
On October 20th through the 21st, Twice uploaded two music video teasers for “TT.” On October 22nd, they released their individual teaser images. On the same day, they also released an album highlight video with a choreography teaser for “TT.”
On October 24th, the album was released officially. The physical album and the digital album were released on the same day with the digital album being distributed through various music sites.
Story of “Jelly Jelly”: A Pop Song With Moog Bass and Synth Music
The creative team behind the “Jelly Jelly” song consisted of four people. Those four people were Jowul, east4A, Ashley Jana Mounts, and Kim Heedeok. Jowul a.k.a. Dr. Jo wrote the lyrics for “Jelly Jelly” while east4A composed and arranged this song. East4A cooperated with Ashley Jana Mounts and Kim Heedeok to compose this song.
“Jelly Jelly” is classified as a pop song. While composing this song, East4A, Mounts, and Heedeok input this song with synth music and a particular bass from Moog Music. This song is about jealousy. She feels jealous when the man she loves looks at other girls.
MV of “Jelly Jelly”
As a sidetrack, there’s no music video specifically made for “Jelly Jelly.” The only music video that is available from this EP album is for “TT.”
“Jelly Jelly” Performance: Performed on Inkigayo, MWave’s Meet & Greet, a Fan Signing Event in IFC Mall, Seoul Music Awards, and Twice’s Touchdown in Japan
The members performed “Jelly Jelly” on various K-pop music programs such as Inkigayo on the SBS station and Meet & Greet on MWave. They performed on November 14th, 2016, on Meet & Greet and on November 27th, 2016, on Inkigayo. On December 4th, 2016, Twice performed this song again at a fan signing event at International Finance Center (IFC) Mall in Yeouido, Seoul, South Korea. At this fan signing event, the members performed this song by using animal pajama costumes.
On January 19th, 2017, Twice performed this song at Seoul Music Awards. For the last time, Twice sang this song during their very first Japanese concert. This first Japanese concert name was “Twice Debut Showcase: Touchdown in Japan.” They performed “Jelly Jelly” on July 2nd, 2017, in Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan. You can watch the group performance by watching these videos here.
“Jelly Jelly” Achievement: 68th on Gaon Digital Chart
“Jelly Jelly” charted on several song charts. For more details, check the table below for the song’s peak position on every chart.
|Gaon Digital Music Chart||68|
|Line Year-End Music Chart in 2018||90|