Shot Thru the Heart (2018) by Twice

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“Shot Thru the Heart” by Twice

Artist Twice
Album / Mini-album Summer Nights
Release Date July 9th, 2018
Length 3:25
Label JYP Entertainment
Songwriter Momo, Sana, and Mina
Composer David Anthony Eames, Sophie White, Amy Richardson, and Mayu Wakisaka
Genre K-pop

 

After the success of the 5th extended play, on July 9th, 2018, JYP Entertainment released the expended reissue of What Is Love? by Twice titled Summer Nights containing the track titled “Shot Thru the Heart”. Now, “Shot Thru the Heart” is the song that we are going to discuss in this article.

Here is the full audio version of Twice’s “Shot Thru the Heart” that has been uploaded on Twice’s Official YouTube Account.

Background of “Shot Thru the Heart”

Two months after Twice made their comeback with the 5th extended play, on June 7th, 2018, JYP Entertainment announced that Twice will have another comeback with a special album titled Summer Nights, a reissue of their 5th extended play What Is Love? The album consists of 9 songs with “Shot Thru the Heart” included in it as the third track.

“Shot Thru the Heart” itself was written by 3 Twice members, namely Momo, Sana, and Mina. The lead single was entitled “Dance the Night Away” with the music video filmed in Japan. Three other members of Twice, Jeongyeon, Chaeyoung, and Jihyo, also participated in the album as songwriters for two different songs.

The preview of the song “Shot Thru the Heart” alongside two other songs was released on July 8th, 2018, one day before the full album was released the next day.

Here are some of the photo teasers from Twice’s special album titled Summer Nights where “Shot Thru the Heart” is included.

The Group Photo Teaser

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Nayeon

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Jeongyeon

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Momo

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Sana

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Jihyo

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Mina

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Dahyun

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Chaeyoung

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Tzuyu

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Story of “Shot Thru the Heart”

Written by the three of Twice’s Japanese members, Momo, Sana, and Mina, “Shot Thru the Heart” was included in Twice’s special album titled Summer Night released on July 9th, 2018, as the third track. David Anthony Eames, Sophie White, Amy Richardson, and Mayu Wakisaka were the ones who did the music, while the one who did the arrangement was David Anthony Eames.

The lyrics of this song show the attitude of a woman who is in love with a man who does not seem interested in her. When all other men approach and try to win her heart, this one man is so different which makes her even crazier and she wants to make him hers.

MV of “Shot Thru the Heart”

Just like any other track from the EP, “Shot Thru the Heart” is only the third track and does not have an official MV because it is not the lead single.

Here are the lyrics of “Shot Thru the Heart” by Twice made by fans.

“Shot Thru the Heart” Performance

“Shot Thru the Heart” by Twice was never sung live in TV shows, but they had sung this song live at their concert. However, the video was only the fancam version.

“Shot Thru the Heart” by Twice – Live Stage in Concert (Fancam Version)

“Shot Thru the Heart” Achievements

As the third track in Twice’s special album Summer Nights that was released by JYP Entertainment on July 9th, 2018, “Shot Thru the Heart” by Twice has achieved many things in charts.

Here are the details of “Shot Thru the Heart” Achievements: Song Charts

Song Charts

Chart Date Peak Position
Bugs July 9th, 2018 7
Genie July 9th, 2018 31
Naver July 9th, 2018 39
Soribada July 9th, 2018 40
MelOn July 9th, 2018 59
Mnet July 9th, 2018 95
Japan Line Music Top 100 July 10th, 2018 4
Line Music Top 100 July 11th, 2018 13
Line Music Top 100 July 15th, 2018 36
Gaon Download Chart July 19th, 2018 25