“The fact that we were able to experiment with this style and have a good end result, we are extremely proud,” said Hani. Billboard. “Lady” has been well received by fans of the group, but that doesn’t necessarily mean EXID intends to revisit the sound. “Rather than keep doing this genre, we want to keep trying new styles,” she adds.
“Lady” was released in April, amid a slew of releases from EXID dubbed the Project Re: flower, a look back at their past in which the band reworked B sides of older albums. The latest, “Thrilling”, was reissued on June 19, three years after its release on the group’s website. Oh yeah album. “The songs we chose [for the Re:flower Project] were actually songs that we thought would have performed well even as a title, or songs that we thought were a mess for not attracting attention, ”says LE, the group’s rapper and lead songwriter, who admits that she draws on her own experiences and those of people around her, including her group mates.
Going forward, EXID is keeping quiet about the sequel, as is typical of K-pop bands, although they know what their fans want to see more of – a throwback to the lounge-pop style of their 2017 single. ” Night rather than the day ”. “It’s to the point that every time we hint or talk about a comeback, fans ask, ‘Is this another song that’s going to be like’ Night Rather Than Day? ‘?” Said Jeonghwa. ”It’s almost like“ Night Rather Than Day ”is a color of EXID that’s a hidden secret, a hidden style that hasn’t been shown to the general public yet, but it’s something which fans expect a lot and they wish it was something that we would do again.
Whichever route they take, the members of EXID hope to continue as they have in the past, as a quintet and not as a quartet that has appeared at KCON 2018 NY due to inactivity. of Member Solji due to health problems. “For us the most important and number one goal that we are aiming for is to be able to show a perfect group in all areas right now and that is to get all five together, with Solji,” Jeonghwa said. “We are looking forward to something really great and have happy plans for the future as a group of five.”