Find Out Everything About Zico’s Any Song And Its Viral Challenge
Zico is a South Korean rapper, music producer, singer-songwriter, and the leader of Block B. He is well known among Korean artists and global musicians for his musical talent. So far, he has released three solo albums with relative success. In early January, he released a song called Any Song that did very well on music charts, digital download sites, and video sharing platforms.
Zico’s Any Song became an instant viral sensation after he uploaded a quirky short video of Any Song in Tik Tok and asked Korean celebrities to dance along with him. The short video went viral due to its fun and quirky choreography and due to the popularity of the platform.
In this article, Channel Korea will talk about everything you need to know about the Tik Tok sensation, Any Song created by Zico. So stay tuned!
About Any Song
Block B’s Zico released his viral single Any Song along with a music video on January 13, 2020. The single became an “all-kill,” and topped all the Korean digital music charts. Any Song debuted at No. 4 on Billboards World Digital Song chart, and swiftly became a sensation. Zico was able to make a song combining catchy piano tunes, rap, and K-pop.
Any Song is fun, easy listening, catchy, gives off a good vibe, and is addictive to hear. On the first week of its release, Any Song was streamed 1.2 million times, and on the second week, it was streamed 2.4 million times. Within an instant, Any Song became Zico’s most-streamed song and gathered more streams than the total of all his previous songs.
Any Song’s music video showed Zico and his friends spending time partying and enjoying a night with close friends. The party revolved around him, but he was in no mood whatsoever to be at a party.
Any Song’s Performance in Music Shows
Zico’s Any Song achieved the No. 1 position on Music Bank, defeating Red Velvet’s Psycho for five straight weeks.
Any Song Challenge
The success of his song must be attributed to the viral dance challenge on the short video sharing platform, Tik Tok. He made #AnySongChallenge popular, and made Korean celebrities start dancing along with him. He choreographed the opening verse of Any Song and posted it on Tik Tok. The first Korean celebrity to join his challenge was MAMAMOO’s Hwasa. His second collaboration with Chungha gained more views on his Tik Tok account.
After starting the challenge on Tik Tok, the dance also became viral on Instagram. Asia’s biggest singers and actors followed suit and accepted Zico’s challenge. Tiffany Young, Sandara Park, Lan YIngying, AB6IX, and many more celebrities posted #AnySongChallenge on their Instagram accounts.
Zico doing the Any Song Challenge with Chungha
Chungha was the second celebrity that collaborated with Zico on the #AnySongChallenge. By the end of March 2020, the post gathered 8.7 million views. It became the most-watched #AnySongChallenge with Zico and other celebrities. Chungha danced along very well, and she perfectly matched Zico’s dance moves and intensity.
Zico doing the Any Song Challenge with Hwasa
Zico and Mamamoo’s Hwasa started the challenge as a teaser for Zico’s Any Song. Their video was posted a day before the actual release of Any Song. By the end of March 2020, the post almost reached 4.9 million views. Zico put the caption “Please dance along with me” on the post. His Instagram followers, especially those that originated from outside of Korea, were wondering the meaning of the words on Zico and Hwasa’s palms. Zico and Hwasa selected matching outfits for the special occasion.
Zico doing Any Song Challenge with Kang Ha-na
Actress Kang Ha-na accepted Zico’s #AnySongChallenge, and posted it on her Instagram account, @k_hanna_. The video was posted on January 15th, 2020, just two days after Zico posted his challenge.
Two and a half months after she posted the video, it gathered more than 2.1 million views on her Instagram account. Kang Ha-na looked very cute and lovable in the video. She tripped and almost fall down, but regained her balance and continued the dance. Both of them looked very cute and lovable.
Compilation of the Best Any Song Challenges
Winner’s Mino accepted the #AnySongChallenge straight away. He posted his own video on the very same day. He used a sunflower banner in the background, and wore a sunflower scarf on his head. His post gathered around 1 million views by the end of March 2020. At first, he didn’t know that Zico started the challenge. Zico acknowledged Mino’s challenge video and posted it on his Instastory.
The Korean actress Park Shin-hye accepted the challenge and danced along with Any Song at the Grand Canyon in the United States. She nailed almost 70% of the choreography, but made it perfect with her lovely smile and contagious laugh.
K-Pop fans made a video compilation of #AnySongChallenge by Korean idols, and posted on the YouTube channel. The video was posted less than a week after the release of Any Song. It gathered more than 1 million views by the end of March 2020.
That was all the information about Zico’s Any Song. Zico has made an excellent promotional act for his song. We cann’t wait for more music and fresh breakthroughs from the talented musician, Zico. Don’t forget to share your opinions on Zico’s Any Song and its viral challenge in the comment section below!