PSYs I LUV IT is the new No. 1 song this week! Five years ago, Gangnam Style took the world by storm, so its no surprise that the title songs of his new album have immediately become chart topping hits. I LUV IT won on Inkigayo and on M!Countdown last week, and is also ranked high on all chart sources. Congratulations to PSY!
I LUV IT is one of two title songs from PSYs eighth album 42=8. PSY is teaming up with Block Bs Zico for the first time in composing this song. Its a delightful electronic house style song, and the lyrics also show PSYs sensitive characteristic as well as an exciting hook.
PSY edged out his YG Entertainment label mate WINNER for the top spot this week. WINNERs three-week champion REALLY REALLY dropped one spot to No. 2. Holding steady at No. 3 is another former chart topping song, IUs Palette.
There are two new songs in the top 10 this week. Besides the No. 1 song I LUV IT, PSYs other title song NEW FACE also moves up seven spots to No. 7. This song reminded us of Gangnam Style with its impressive rap flow and addictive chorus. The funny music video features Apinks Son Naeun and also contains hilarious choreography and lyrics.
Moving up 13 spots to No. 8 is Han Dong Geuns Crazy. After enjoying a breakout year in 2016 with his old song Making A New Ending For This Story, Han Dong Geun recently dropped his first studio album Your Diary. The title song Crazy is a synth pop ballad with pleasant melody, and the heartfelt lyrics describe a sense of longing and nostalgia. Han Dong Geuns genuine vocals bring out the best of this song.
Singles Music Chart – May 2017, Week 4
Music: PSY, Zico, Yoon Gun Hyung, Pop Time
2 Number of week on chart
Album: WINNER Single Album FATE NUMBER FOR
Music: Kang Seung Yoon, Kang Wok Jin, MINO
Lyrics: Kang Seung Yoon, MINO, Lee Seung Hoon
7 Number of week on chart
3 () Palette (feat. G-Dragon)
4 Number of week on chart
Album: SECHSKIES The 20th Anniversary Album
Music: Tablo, Future Bounce
Album: Highlight 1st Mini-Album
9 Number of week on chart
Album: Suran Digital Single If I Get Drunk Today
Music: Slow Rabbit, SUGA, Suran, June
Lyrics: Suran, Slow Rabbit, Changmo, June
Music: PSY, Yoon Gun Hyung
Album: Han Dong Geun Vol. 1
Artist/Band: Han Dong Geun
Music: Xepy, Masterkey, Doori, 1MAP
3 Number of week on chart
Music: Oh Hyuk, Car The Garden
Album: Hyorin, Changmo Digital Single BLUE MOON
Artist/Band: Hyorin, Changmo
Lyrics: Seo Ji Eum, Changmo
6 Number of week on chart
From The First Time You And Me
첫눈처럼 너에게 가겠다 (I Will Go To You Like The First Snow)
All I Wanna Do (K) (Feat. Hoody, Loco)
넘어와 (Come Over (feat. Baek Yerin))
남자라 울지 못했어 (I Couldnt Cry Because I Am A Man)
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About the Soompi Music Chart
Soompi Music Chart is unlike any other music chart or television ranking. It takes into account rankings by various major music charts in Korea as well as the hottest trending artists on Soompi, making it a unique chart that reflects what’s going on in K-pop not only in Korea but around the world. Our chart is composed of the following sources:
GAON Singles+Albums+Social Chart – 25%
Various Internet Charts (Olleh, Bugs, Melon, Soribada, Genie) – 15%
TV Music Show Charts (SBS Inkigayo, KBS Music Bank, MNet M!Countdown, MBC Music Core, MBC PLUS Show Champion) – 40%