Chogiwa – It’s been more than just a month for TREASURE after their official debut on August 7th, 2020 and their first official MV entitled Boy also released on the same day.
Since then, the popularity of TREASURE is significantly raising and a lot of people are keep wondering what’s the next? Well, below is Top Five Facts about TREASURE to know especially for baby Treasure Maker (Fandom name for Treasure).
#1. TREASURE Consists of Twelve Boys
TREASURE originally only consisted of seven members, Hyunsuk, Junkyu, Jaehyuk, Yedam, Haruto, Jeongwoo, Junghwan. And then there was another unit called MAGNUM consisted of six members Jihoon, Yoshi, Mashiho, Asahi, Doyoung and Yonbin.
However, to pursue a solo career, Yonbin decided to leave YG. Thus, results the change of formation, instead of debut in two groups, TREASURE and MAGNUMwere combined into one unit we know as TREASURE.
That is also one of the reasons why instead of having one leader, like any other group, TREASURE has two leaders.
#2. TREASURE Will Have the Fastest Comeback in the History of KPop
Being part of the busiest industry, TREASURE will not take a rest to reach their dream. After their debut on August 7th with MV and title track Boy which part of album The First Step: Chapter One, they continued with their comebackon September 18th, with their title track I Love You from album The First Step: Chapter Two. It is going to be the fastest comeback in the history of KPop.
#3. TREASURE Is the First Boy Group Debuted by YG in 5 Years.
TREASURE is definitely not the first boy group that debuted by YG Entertainment but after iKON in 2015 TREASURE is the first boy group debuted under YG. It makes them the official maknae of several success groups from YG such as Big Bang, Winner and iKon. The last group YG debuted is Blackpink in 2016. So, we could expect that TREASURE’s future will be as bright as their seonbae.
#4. TREASURE Members Are Both Famous and Talented
Most new debut boy group will be considered as rookie but it is not applicable for TREASURE because all of their members are both famous and talented.
Some names have been well-known in music industry such as Hyunsuk and Junkyu who were well known from their participation in MIXNINE, Jaehyuk is not only famous in YG but also some other agencies including SM and JYP which once approached him, Mashiho once appeared in AKMU’s musical short film “Spring of Winter”, Junghwan and Jeongwoo were students of IB Music Academy, Jihoon and Doyoung ever appeared as representative of YG Mnet’s Stray Kids, and even Yedam already has his own solo album.
#5. TREASURE MV Production Recorded as the Most Expensive One
As stated by the representative of YG Entertainment, TREASURE MV production has the highest cost for any rookies that ever debuted from YG. In the same statement, YG representative also added that YG will provide generous support for TREASURE, not only in Korea but also for global stages.
Well, it is obvious that TRESAURE is going to be a big hit in KPop industry. Their MV Boy is in the top ten most streamed MV on Youtube released on August 2020 just after ITZY, (G)I-DLE, Blackpink and BTS. TREASURE is also the only rookie group that could be in the top five most streamed MV on Youtube, they even surpassed Dreamcatcher and SuperM who debuted way before them.