Fancy You (EP)

Fancy You is the seventh EP by the South Korean girl group Twice. It was released by JYP Entertainment on April 22, 2019, and features the lead single "Fancy". The group embarked on a world tour in support of the EP.[2] It follows their 2018 EP Yes or Yes. With this EP, the group became the best-selling girl group in South Korea, surpassing the album sales of both S.E.S. and Girls' Generation.[3]

Fancy You
Twice - Fancy You.png
Digital and A version cover
EP by
ReleasedApril 22, 2019 (2019-04-22)
Recorded2018–2019
GenreK-pop
Length18:50
Language
  • Korean
  • English
Label
Twice chronology
#Twice2
(2019)
Fancy You
(2019)
Feel Special
(2019)
Singles from Fancy You
  1. "Fancy"
    Released: April 22, 2019
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
The 4058/10 stars[1]

PromotionEdit

The group announced the EP through Twitter on April 7. Twice appeared on a two-episode special of JTBC's Idol Room on April 23 and 30. In May 2019 they began a world tour, visiting Seoul, Bangkok, Singapore, Los Angeles, and Manila, among other cities.[2]

Track listingEdit

Adapted from the group's official website.[4]

No.TitleLyricsMusicArrangementLength
1."Fancy"
  • Black Eyed Pilseung
  • Gun
Rado3:35
2."Stuck in My Head"Lee Seu-ran
  • Tishler
  • Underberg
2:58
3."Girls Like Us"Jihyo
  • MNEK
  • Dimitri Tikovoï
  • von Doll
  • Charli XCX
2:40
4."Hot"
Moonshine2:59
5."Turn It Up"
  • Earattack
  • Louise Frick Sveen
  • Earattack
  • Larmook
3:09
6."Strawberry"
  • Ryan Jhun
  • Maestro the Baker
  • Tench
3:29
Total length:18:50

ChartsEdit

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
South Korea (KMCA)[18] Platinum 250,000*

*sales figures based on certification alone

AccoladesEdit

Decade-end lists
Publication Accolade Rank / Year Ref.
Billboard The 25 Greatest K-Pop Albums of the 2010s: Staff List
24
Awards and nominations
Year Award Category Result Ref.
2019 21st Mnet Asian Music Awards Album of the Year Nominated [20]
2020 9th Gaon Chart Music Awards Album of the Year – 2nd Quarter Nominated [21]

Release historyEdit

Region Date Format Distributor Ref.
United States March 1, 2020 Streaming
[22]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ McMullen, Chase (April 29, 2019). "Review: K-pop favorites TWICE are as excitable (and exciting) as ever on FANCY YOU". The 405. Retrieved August 28, 2019.
  2. ^ a b Herman, Tamar (April 7, 2019). "TWICE Announces 'Fancy You' Album and 2019 World Tour Dates". Billboard. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  3. ^ "Twice, cumulative sales of domestic music reached 3.75 million". Naver. April 26, 2019. Retrieved May 4, 2019.
  4. ^ "Twice the 7th Mini Album 'Fancy You'". JYP Entertainment. April 11, 2019. Retrieved April 11, 2019.
  5. ^ "ARIA Australian Top 50 Digital Albums" (PDF). Australian Recording Industry Association. April 29, 2019. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  6. ^ "Le Top de la semaine : Top Albums Téléchargés". SNEP Musique (in French). Syndicat National de l'édition Phonographique. April 26, 2019. Archived from the original on June 21, 2019. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  7. ^ "Oricon Top 50 Albums: 2019-05-13" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  8. ^ "週間 デジタルアルバムランキング". Oricon News (in Japanese). Oricon ME inc. Archived from the original on May 1, 2019. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  9. ^ "Billboard Japan Hot Albums 2019/5/6". Billboard Japan (in Japanese). Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  10. ^ "Gaon Album Chart – Week 17, 2019". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  11. ^ "Top 100 Albums: Semana 22". Productores de Música de España. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
  12. ^ "Official Independent Albums Chart Top 50". Official Charts Company. April 26, 2019. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  13. ^ "Twice Chart History (Heatseekers Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  14. ^ "Twice Chart History (Independent Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  15. ^ "Twice Chart History (World Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  16. ^ "年間 アルバムランキング – 2019年度". Oricon News (in Japanese). Oricon ME Inc. Retrieved December 22, 2019.
  17. ^ "2019년 Album Chart". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea Music Content Association. Retrieved January 10, 2020.
  18. ^ "South Korean album certifications – Twice – Fancy You" (in Korean). Korea Music Content Association (KMCA). Retrieved June 6, 2019.
  19. ^ "The 25 Greatest K-Pop Albums of the 2010s: Staff List". Billboard. December 17, 2019. Archived from the original on December 21, 2019. Retrieved December 29, 2019.
  20. ^ Cabico, Gaea Katreena (October 25, 2019). "LIST: Official nominees for 2019 MAMA". The Philippine Star. Retrieved October 25, 2019.
  21. ^ "올해의 가수 (앨범) 후보자" [Artist of the Year (Album) nominees]. 9th Gaon Chart Music Awards 2019 (in Korean). KMCA. Archived from the original on January 8, 2020. Retrieved January 8, 2020.
  22. ^ "FANCY YOU by TWICE on Spotify". Retrieved March 2, 2020.