It’s official, Blinks! Blackpink is coming in your areas this October 2 with BLACKPINK – THE ALBUM! The official release date was announced today on YG Entertainment’s official Twitter page, accompanied by a photo of a pink crown.
The upcoming album is the group’s first-ever full-length album since their debut in 2016. It comes after BLACKPINK’s pre-release track “How You Like That”, released last June 26. The music video got 86.3 million views in the first day of release, setting the records for “Most Viewed YouTube video in 24 Hours”, “Most Viewed Music Video on YouTube in 24 Hours”, and “Most Viewed YouTube Music Video in 24 Hours by a K-pop Group”.
The group will also be dropping a new single this August, featuring another artist who is yet to be announced.
Blackpink, composed of members Jennie, Jisoo, Rosé, and Lisa, is a group formed under YG Entertainment. Since their debut in 2016, the group has released 3 single albums and 2 mini albums. The group also did a collaboration with Lady GaGa on her latest album with the song “Sour Candy”.
For updates and for more information about this upcoming release, you may visit YG Entertainment’s official Twitter page.
Homestream image taken from Blackpink’s official Twitter page.