These 9 K-Pop Group Songs That Were Played at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Will Cheer You Up!


In a match held on Sunday, Turkey’s women’s national volleyball team beat China 3-0. BLACKPINK‘s “Lovesick Girls” also colored the course of the match between Turkey and China. At the end of the Tokyo Olympics swimming competition, the committee played a song from BLACKPINK’s latest album entitled “Lovesick Girls.” This song played when American athlete Lydia Jacoby won the 100-Meter breaststroke. Not only once but the song “Lovesick Girls” was heard again during the volleyball match between China and Turkey.

“Lovesick Girls” has upbeat medium rhythms with really sad lyrics. The music was composed by Teddy, 24, Brian Lee, Leah Haywood, R.Tee, David Guetta, and Jennie. Meanwhile, Jennie and Jisoo also participated in writing the lyrics with Teddy, Loren, and Danny Chung. The lyrics of the song “Lovesick Girls” tell about a girl who really misses true love because she is trapped in a deep heartache.

The song “Boombayah” played when the South Korean women’s national team in archery won their match on Sunday. In fact, the women’s national archery team requested that a BTS song be played. However, it was BLACKPINK’s song that was played. In particular, the lyrics in “Boombayah” which means, “Congratulation drink rings for me now” were played to celebrate the victory of the South Korean women’s national team. The committee also played BLACKPINK’s song entitled “Boombayah.”

The song sang by Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa, and Rosé became the accompaniment music when the South Korean archery team received a victory medal on the podium. “Boombayah” is a powerful EDM genre song with a touch of Indian music. The four members of Blackpink, namely Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa, and Rosé, also appeared to show a fierce side with a powerful dance action on their debut song.


Not only girl group songs but BIGBANG‘s Bang Bang Bang” was also played during the women’s volleyball team match between China and Turkey.

“Bang Bang Bang” is like giving the color of party and disco music. In the music video, the other side of the members is also shown when G-Dragon, T.O.P, Daesung, Seungri, and Taeyang gather with a group of gangs. Fireworks and drum beats accompany their action when they dance. With the screening of BIGBANG’s “Bang Bang Bang” at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, every spectator and athlete present could cheer up and raise a positive mood during the event.