It’s official, Blinks! BLACKPINK’s agency YG Entertainment has confirmed that Rose, Lisa and Jisoo will be releasing their solo tracks. The management has released their official statement, revealing that they have been working on Rose’s first ever-solo track for over a year and that the singer will be releasing a full-length solo album.
“We ask for your understanding on taking more time than expected, since we were planning to release multiple songs in an album format, rather than releasing a digital single,” YG stated about Rose’s solo stint.
In fact, YG revealed that Rose’s album has already been completed. It will be released in September after BLACKPINK’s first full-length album hits record stores.
“Furthermore, Lisa’s amazing solo single is already prepared for release and we are currently preparing for Jisoo’s solo single release as well,” YG said.
Jennie was the first BLACKPINK member to have a single of her own, which was released last November 2018 and was titled “Solo.
— YG FAMILY (@ygent_official) June 1, 2020
READ THE FULL STATEMENT BELOW:
“Hello. This is YG Entertainment. YG has recently informed the fans regarding BLACKPINK’s upcoming comeback and official album release in June and September. After monitoring many responses made by fans in and out of Korea, it seemed that many of you were curious on the solo release plans by individual members, so we decided to inform you on how they are being prepared.”
“The solo releases by the members will continue in sequential order, after the release of BLACKPINK’s first-ever full-length album release upcoming [sic] in September.”
“YG is always grateful towards the fans in and out of Korea, who have shown interest and affections towards BLACKPINK until this day. We are also always monitoring your opinions which may sound trivial, but are in fact very helpful. YG will not stop the support and effort to help BLACKPINK create better music and to help them grow as admirable artists. That is because it’s the first and most important thing we should consider to repay your love and support towards BLACKPINK. Today is June 1st. Please continue to encourage and support the members of BLACKPINK, who are continuing to work hard for the final preparation process for their upcoming comeback this month. Thank you.”