The interference of Western and Asian has always brought such surprising results and high expectations from fans all over the world. In 2020, more and more collaboration songs of Western artists and K-Pop idols have been released. Check out now!
“On” – BTS and Sia
“On” is a song by South Korean boy group BTS. It was released on the same day as the group’s fourth Korean album “Map of the Soul: 7”. Since its debut, the product has received a rain of praise from the audience with the group’s new style.
A collab version of the group featuring Australian singer Sia was also released on the digital and streaming version of the album.
“Physical” – Dua Lipa and Hwasa
Dua Lipa had a successful year with an album titled “Future Nostalgia”. Since its launch, this product has received praise from critics and audiences alike. MV “Physical” is the featured song in this album.
On March 18, Dua Lipa officially released a remix version of the song “Physical” with the collaboration of talented singer Hwasa (Mamamoo). It is known that this is the first time these two female singers have collaborated on an official song.
“Who” – Lauv and BTS
Lauv, is an American singer, songwriter and music producer living in Los Angeles. His debut EP “Lost in the Light” was released in 2015. And since then, the male artist’s name has quickly become more and more popular to the public.
“Who” is a song by Lauv with the voice of two BTS idols, Jimin and Jungkook. The whole MV only has the appearance of only Lauv. He sits at a table, bored and desperate to wait for love to come.
“Sour Candy” – Lady Gaga ft BLACKPINK
“Sour Candy” was officially announced on April 22, 2020, when Lady Gaga uploaded the tracklist of her Chromatica album. This is one of the highest-expected collaboration songs of her and K-Pop girl group BLACKPINK. Lady Gaga shared, “The two sides had a good time. I was extremely eager to listen to them translating the song into Korean and felt that this creation was very interesting.”
“Sour Candy” quickly resonated in the hearts of fans, at the same time, was highly appreciated by critics.
“Blueberry Eyes” and “Burn It” – MAX ft Suga (BTS)
On March, on his personal Twitter page, male singer MAX posted a status suggesting his fans for a special collaboration with a Korean artist on his latest album. Immediately, the ARMY community (BTS’s fandom) was stirred up when constantly making predictions that the character that the American artist was talking about was Suga.
Specifically, the two had a harmonious performance in the song “Blueberry Eyes”. Before that, the two male artists had the opportunity to work together through the song “Burn It” in the Mixtape “D-2” by Suga.
“Ice Cream” – BLACKPINK X Selena Gomez
After many days of making fans wait, YG Entertainment finally revealed that the artist will combine with BLACKPINK in the single released on August 28. The company’s latest poster has confirmed that the person is the female singer Selena Gomez, exactly like what the Korean newspaper announced not long ago!
Besides, this is also a co-composed song by Ariana Grande. Let’s wait for this combination!