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BIKINY, along with many fans across the world, are hoping that Psy reaches #1 on Billboard‘s ‘Hot 100‘ with “Gentleman“. The rookie group showed their support for Psy by dancing to a sexy cover of the “Gentleman” MV.
BIKINY shared, “We answered a request by a magazine to do a parody video of the ['Abracadabra' dance], and we are still shocked that it received so much attention. Following ‘Gangnam Style’, ‘Gentleman’ is also receiving a lot of love from around the world so we feel proud as Koreans.”
Watch BIKINY showing their dance moves in the video below!
After making their debut in September 2012 with "Bad Boy," rookie male group 100% returned to the Korean music scene with the release of their first digital single, "Guy Like Me," on December 7th. The music video for "Guy Like Me" was released along with the album on December 7th ans features a holiday concept.
In contrast to their debut mini album's title track, "Bad Boy," their digital single "Guy Like Me" is a mid-tempo ballad track that showcases the emotional voices of the members.
100% is currently promoting their track "Guy Like Me" on Music Bank, Inkigayo, and Music Core, as well as other shows.
In addition, the members of 100% released a special video on their official Youtube Channel to promote the track. The video is MC'd by members Chanyong and Minwoo and contains a special "live vocal battle" between fellow members Hyukjin and Rokhyun
SM Entertainment‘s rookie group EXO-K has wrapped up their Korean ‘MAMA‘ promotions to outstanding achievements on the charts.
Since its release on April 9th, their debut mini-album ‘MAMA’ has sold a total of 100,612, a significant number considering that they’re a rookie group that has managed to cross the 100,000 mark in just two months.
This number added with EXO-M‘s ‘MAMA’, which amounts to a total of 51,643 units, brings the grand total to 152,255 units, making them the biggest selling rookie group of 2012 so far.
Their success should come to no surprise since they had 100 days of online promotions before their debut, along with CF deals for brands like ‘Calvin Klein‘ and ‘Ivy Club‘ shortly after their debut