Big Bangs Daesung and Taeyang have been busy with acitivites in Japan recently. Now the title of Daesungs new upcoming Japanese single has been revealed, as well as the CF which Taeyang had been filming for JSDA.
After the success of his first solo album, Dscover, Daesung (known to Japanese fans as D-Lite) has also successfully sold out his first Japanese Tour “D’scover Tour 2013″, which is due to end on on June 18. On June 4 the first mention of a new single had been made, and now more information about Daesungs upcoming project has been revealed by YG Entertainment.
The new Japanese single is entitled I Love You and is essentially a remake of the 1991 original song by Youozaki Yutaka. Daesungs version will furthermore be the theme song for the Japanese drama I Love You, and is the result of a collaboration with famous violinist Taro Hakase. Big Bangs Official Facebook page also released a photo of Daesung with Taro Hakase, showing the singers obvious enthusiasm about working together with such a distinguished musician. The single will be released on July 31.
Meanwhile, Taeyang (known to Japanese fans as SOL) had been busy with another solo project in Japan: filming his first solo CF for Japanese Street Dance Association (JSDA). As reported here previously, Taeyang was chosen to be the visual artist of the CF, which in turn was filmed with an impressive high-speed motion control shooting technique. Indeed, the camera manages to capture the singers movements remarkably, using captivating angles and occasional slow motion to create a strong impact. With an entirely black and white concept, nothing distracts from Taeyangs smooth dance moves, which once again ascertain the singers rightful reputation as one of the best dancers in Kpop. Check out the CF here:
Big Bangs popularity in Japan seems to know no boundaries. In fact, besides the members individual activities, the group is also currently planning a six-dome tour in Japan, which is to commence in November. Until then, fans can enjoy Taeyangs new CF and wait anxiously for Daesungs new single.
Source: BIGBANG Facebook, BIGBANG YouTube, BIGBANG Official Website