Blackpink fans fill social media with wild guesses as K-Pop group hints at new collaboration

Blackpink’s upcoming song will feature a mystery artist.

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07/23/2020 04:09 PM
Blackpink fans fill social media with wild guesses as K-Pop group hints at new collaboration
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Fans of South Korean girl group Blackpink — collectively known as Blinks — filled social media with wild guesses now that the four-piece group is moving to the next stage of their three-step comeback with a mystery artist.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

This is all yours BLINKS🖤 We love you so much and you guys deserve it all 💗 Thank you always🙏


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Blackpink, through a post made across various social media platforms, teased that the next single off their upcoming first full-length album will be released in August. But the part that excited fans the most was the fact that the song will feature an artist whose identity has yet for fans to find out.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

#BLACKPINK #블랙핑크 #NewSingle #TeaserPoster #August #ComingSoon #YG

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Sending Blinks into a frenzy, Blackpink brought on a guessing game among fans with thousands making various speculations as to who the secret collaborator of the girls might be. The likes of Ariana Grande, and fellow K-Pop acts Momoland and Red Velvet were just some of the names who made it to the fans’ long list of guesses.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blackpink last collaborated with Lady Gaga for the pop legend’s “Sour Candy” off the album “Chromatica.”

Prior to Lady Gaga, the K-Pop stars collaborated with another pop icon, Dua Lipa, for the song “Kiss & Make Up.”

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Thank you BLINKS🖤 How we like that name💗😘

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Blackpink’s first pre-release single “How You Like That” reached 1.66 million peak concurrent viewers. Dubbed a record-breaking feat, the said video has achieved the most viewers for the premiere of a video on YouTube and most views for the premiere of a music video on YouTube.

Blackpink’s ‘How You Like That’ sets new YouTube records

The Guinness World Record listed down some of the records previously held by fellow global K-pop act BTS that Blackpink broke. These are: most-viewed YouTube video in 24 hours, the most-viewed music video on YouTube in 24 hours, and the most-viewed YouTube music video in 24 hours by a K-pop group.

 

 

Meanwhile, fans can expect Blackpink’s new album to come out on September.