Famous For Having A Perfect Voice, Here’s The Songs Of Soloist Singer Roy Kim That You Should Add to Your Playlist!
The lovers of South Korean ballad songs may be familiar with male solo singers, Roy Kim. Roy Kim, whose real name is Kim Sang-woo, was born on July 3, 1993, in Seoul, South Korea. He is one of the most popular male solo singers in South Korea. With a distinctive deep voice, Roy Kim often spoiled his fans with acoustic songs that touched the heart. Roy Kim’s soft voice makes him have many ballads and mellow songs. His voice is also often heard as a soundtrack in famous dramas.
With his old soul style, he always succeeded in making his songs more striking in the heart. So it’s not surprising that this man, whose real name is Kim Sang-woo, entered the ranks of a top-tier singer after winning the Mnet Superstar K4 talent search in 2012. Throughout his career, Roy Kim has released several albums, singles, and drama soundtracks.
In this article, Channel-Korea will show you about songs that have been released by male soloist Roy Kim. Both singles, OSTs, and other appearance songs that he has that you should add to your playlist. So, stay tuned and enjoy!
Since debuting with the single ‘Spring Spring Spring’ in 2013, Roy Kim is known to have released a series of popular songs. Some of them are ‘Home,’ ‘Love Love Love,’ ‘The Great Dipper,’ and ‘Only Then.’ Not only that, but Roy Kim also has other singles that can make you calm when listening to his songs. So, let’s see what single songs have been released by Roy Kim here!
Love Love Love
The single song ‘Love Love Love’ is a song contained in the debut studio album of male soloist Roy Kim with the same album titled “Love Love Love.” This song was released on June 25, 2013, by CJ E&M Music. This song tells about falling in love with all the things that exist in a woman.
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I Want to Love You
The song ‘I Want to Love You’ was released by Roy Kim on December 16, 2015. This song tells about a man who wants to love the girl that he likes.
The song ‘Cloudy Day’ was released by Roy Kim on June 30, 2016. This song is a cover song from the Taiwanese singer Stephanie Sun’s hit song with the same title, “Cloudy Day.” Roy Kim released this song to show his eternal gratitude for all the support and love that his Taiwanese fans gave him.
The song ‘Egoist’ is a pre-comeback song released by Roy Kim to spoil his fans. This song was released on May 15, 2017. The song titled “Egoist” has a more upbeat rhythm. The most striking thing you will hear in this song is the increased speed and freedom of the melody, which feels very different from anything Roy Kim has previously released. If you are expecting a mellow ballad flow, the opening line itself on this is a clear indicator of something different.
The song ‘Only Then’ was released on February 12, 2018. This song is a ballad song that dominates various Korean music charts, ranging from MelOn, Bugs, Mnet, Naver, to Soribada. Written and composed by Roy Kim himself. Again, “Only Then” shows the story of the long-distance relationship of lovers and the broken heart of the man, so he decided to end the relationship. The song is also Roy Kim’s own experience while away from fans when he studied in the US. Roy Kim left Korea in early January 2018 to continue his studies at Georgetown University, Washington, DC, United States.
He had a very soft and melodious voice. Roy Kim was lined up several times to bring various ost Korean drama series that was quite popular in every broadcast. Some dramas, one of which is filled with Roy Kim’s soundtrack, is a popular drama starring by Bae Suzy and also Lee Jong-suk, “While You Were Sleeping.” Then, Roy Kim also filled in the soundtracks for other dramas such as “Pinocchio,” “King in Love,” “Goblin,” “Reply 1994”, “Romance is a Bonus Book,” and many more.
Do Not Love Me (Twenty Again OST)
On September 4, 2015, Roy Kim released a song called ‘Do Not Love Me’ as the soundtrack for the drama titled “Twenty Again,” which was played by Choi Ji-woo and Cha Hyun-Seok. The production team prepared the Music Video of this song as a gift of thanks to the audience for its positive response to the drama. The song titled “Do Not Love Me” shows romantic scenes throughout the MV.
The MV opens with a scene of young Ha No-ra kissing romantically with sunlight in the background. Next, snippets of Choi Ji-woo’s scenes as Ha No-ra were shown in the MV for more than 4 minutes. Not only the Ha No-ra scene, but some scenes show APink’s Son Na-Eun and Kim Min-Jae. Oh, Hye-mi (Son Na-Eun) is seen trying to attract the attention of Kim Min-su (Kim Min-Jae) in the video when they are drinking.
Maybe I (Another Oh Hae-young OST)
In May 2016, Roy Kim released a song called ‘Maybe I,’ a song that became the soundtrack of the drama ‘Another Oh Hae-young’ or also known as ‘Another Miss Oh.’ This acoustic song is about expressing one’s love for the person he likes. The main character in this song feels that maybe various things happened in his life so he could meet the person of his heart. Also, this song tells the story of someone who always pays attention to the person he likes, and that person knows how he feels. But the person is confused about how to convey this fond feeling because the more he avoids, the more someone will miss him.
Heaven (with Kim EZ (GGot Jam Project)) (Guardian: The Lonely and Great God OST)
In 2017, Roy Kim released a song called ‘Heaven.’ This song was the soundtrack of the famous drama, ‘Goblin’, with Kim EZ from the Ggotjam Project. This acoustic song tells about someone who feels he has found a paradise in his lover. The song, which was sung so sweetly, helped build the mood in the drama, starring Gong Yoo and Kim Go-Eun.
This song is a soft ballad song with acoustic guitar accompaniment and harmonica that is soothing as well as warming. The combination of soft voices between Roy Kim and Kim EZ increasingly makes lovers of Korean dramas feel more emotion from the song.
You Belong to My World (While You Were Sleeping OST)
On October 10, 2017, Roy Kim released a song called ‘You Belong To My World’ as the soundtrack of the drama While You Were Sleeping, starring Bae Suzy and Lee Jong-suk. This song illustrates the feelings possessed by Jung Jae-chan, played by Lee Jong-suk and Nam Hong-Ju, played by Suzy, who like each other but cover their feelings.
All I Do (그대만 떠올라) (Romance Is a Bonus Book OST)
On February 17, 2019, Roy Kim released the song “All I Do (그대 만 떠올라)” which is an OST from the drama ‘Romance Is A Bonus Book’ from tvN. Being a background song when Cha Eun-ho sat together with Kang Dan-Yi in the soft moonlight, you must have been thumping, right when Cha Eun-ho said, “The moon is beautiful,” which means, “I love you.”
Having a soft and soothing voice, Roy Kim not only releases and sings songs for albums and soundtracks but also covers songs from famous singers.
Whistle(Lee Moon-se cover)
On November 19, 2012, Roy Kim covered the song titled “Whistle” by singer Lee Moon-se in the 10th episode of the SuperstarK program. When singing the song, Roy Kim looks appreciative of each verse of the song that makes the song more beautiful to listen to.
Rustic (Kang Sung cover)
In the jTBC program “Sugarman,” which aired on December 22, 2015, Roy Kim gave an exceptional performance by singing Kang Sung’s song titled ‘Rustic (야인).’ In his performance, Roy Kim sings accompanied by a guitar that can make anyone carried in the song and music.
Piled Up with Longing (as Romantic the Dark Knight; Yeojin cover)
On July 31, 2016, Roy Kim appeared on MBC’s “King of Masked Singer” stage by performing the song ‘Thought Of You’ as Romantic The Dark Knight on the defensive stage.
That was all for the information about songs that have been released by male soloist Roy Kim. Both singles, OSTs, and other appearance songs that he has which you should add to your playlist. Don’t forget to give your thoughts on the comment below!