4 Reasons BLACKPINK Jisoo’s “Flower” Became a Megahit According to Circle Chart Director – Kpopnews
If Jisoothe last and last NOIRPINK member to go solo released his first track, “Flower,” fans were excited to see his unique talent take center stage. But not only the fans are enthusiastic. Over the past month, Jisoo’s solo has become an international phenomenon, taking South Korea and the rest of the world by storm.
What made “Flower” such a hit? Here’s what Cake chart director Steve Choi had to say about the popularity of the song.
1. Emotional touch
One of the key elements that made “Flower” a success was its emotional connection to Korean audiences. Steve Choi shared that the song “emotionally touching for Koreans to hear.“According to the Director of Circle Chart, this is particularly important given BLACKPINK’s recent chart performance.
While BLACKPINK truly is the best artist alive, he hasn’t managed to top the national music charts for quite some time. There have actually been many complaints mixed with resentment as to why this was happening in Korea, which happened with BLACKPINK’s last album released last year.
– Steve Choi
However, Jisoo’s heartfelt solo debut resonated with fans and listeners alike, making for a refreshing change of pace. According to Choi, the song touched and connected with the hearts of Korean audiences — perhaps through its lyrics, which tell the story of a woman who feels betrayed and taken for granted in the relationship.
2. Big apple
“Flower” also possesses a universal appeal that has played a central role in its growing popularity. Choi pointed out that the song “suitable for people of all ages, from teenagers to adults.“The infectious beat, relatable lyrics, and addictive chorus all helped make it a favorite among different ages and demographics. With broad appeal, Jisoo’s solo debut managed to captivate a diverse audience, adding to the track’s impressive performances.
3. Social Media
The strategic use of social media must not be overlooked when it comes to the global impact of “Flower”. Circle Chart’s manager remarked that the song appeared to be “suitable for social media platforms,in a nod to YG Entertainment’s foresight in planning the release. This smart approach, combined with Jisoo’s popularity, resulted in a powerful and engaging social media performance that attracted attention from fans around the world.
I fly like white petals🤍 #JISOO_FLOWER
♬ Flower – JISOO
4. Star Power
Finally, and not surprisingly, the immense star power of BLACKPINK and Jisoo himself played a crucial role in the song’s extraordinary success. The girl group’s unprecedented presence in the industry made Jisoo’s solo debut even more impactful. Choi even said he hopes BLACKPINK will continue to be with us in the future.
BLACKPINK is absolutely untouchable.
– Steve Choi