Melody Day (band)

South Korean girl group
Melody Day
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Melody Day in 2016
Left to right: Yein, Yoomin, Chahee and Yeoeun.
Background information
Origin Seoul, South Korea
Genres
Years active 2012 (2012)–present
Labels
Website melodyday.co.kr/xe/
Members
  • Yeoeun
  • Chahee
  • Yein
  • Yoomin

Melody Day (Hangul: 멜로디데이) is a South Korean girl group formed in 2012 by Viewga Entertainment. The group officially debuted in 2014, and has to date released four EPs and appeared on multiple soundtracks. The group is currently composed of four members: Yeoeun, Chahee, Yein and Yoomin.

Contents

HistoryEdit

2012–2014: Pre-debut releasesEdit

Melody Day started their career as a trio in 2012,[1] featuring on soundtracks for dramas such as Bridal Mask, Cheongdam-dong Alice, Missing You, My Daughter Seo-young, The King of Dramas, I Can Hear Your Voice, Master's Sun, and Pretty Man.

On June 26, 2013, they released the ballad track "Loving Alone" as part of the single album New Wave Studio Rookie, Vol. 1.

2014: Debut with Another Parting and new member YoominEdit

Melody Day officially debuted with the single album Another Parting on February 25, 2014, with the title track of the same name. Its music video featured the actors Seo In-guk and Wang Ji-won.[2] The group's debut music show performance was on KBS's Music Bank on February 28.

Later that year, Melody Day featured on digital singles by 2AM's Changmin and CNBLUE's Lee Jong-hyun, "The Very Last First" (May 21)[3] and "To Tell You The Truth" (August 14)[4] respectively. They also featured on the original soundtrack of the drama Fated to Love You with the single "You're My Everything", a remake of Jeff Bernat's "Be The One".[5]

In October, Melody Day introduced a new member, Yoomin.[6] The group released their first song as a quartet, "Listen to My Heart", for the drama Cantabile Tomorrow.[7] On December 12, they released the digital single "Anxious", featuring Mad Clown.[8]

2015–present: #LoveMe, Speed Up, and ColorEdit

Melody Day's second single album #LoveMe was released on June 9, 2015. Four months later, on October 7, they released their third single album Speed Up, with the music video for the title track of the same name starring Got7's Junior. On December 28, they released the digital single "When It Rains" featuring VIXX's Ravi.[9]

On July 1, 2016, the group released their EP Color with the title track of the same name.[10]

MembersEdit

  • Yeoeun, born Jung Ji-eun (Hangul: 정지은) on 25 January 1990
  • Yoomin, born Na Yoo-min (Hangul: 나유민) on 29 August 1993
  • Yein, born Ahn Ye-in (Hangul: 안예인) on 4 May 1995
  • Chahee, born Park Soo-young (Hangul: 박수영) on 24 March 1996

DiscographyEdit

EPEdit

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
KOR
[11]
Color 24

858+

Single albumsEdit

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
KOR
[11]
Korean
Another Parting 30[12]
#LoveMe 14 987+
Speed Up 18 980+

SinglesEdit

Year Title Peak chart positions Sales Album
KOR
[13]
2013 "Love Alone" (혼자하는 사랑) 87[14] New Wave Studio Rookie, Vol. 1 (single album)
2014 "Another Parting" Another Parting (single album)
"Anxious" (feat. Mad Clown) 33[15] 78 107+ #LoveMe (single album)
2015 "#LoveMe" 17 359+
"Speed Up" Speed Up (single album)
"When It Rains" (feat. VIXX's Ravi) 41[16] 40 112+ Color
2016 "Color" (깔로) 8,798+
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that region.

SoundtracksEdit

Year Title Member(s) Album
2012 "That One Word" Melody Day Bridal Mask OST
"Stop Hurting" Cheongdam-dong Alice OST
"Magic Castle" Missing You OST
"The Way To Say I Love You" Golden Time OST
"Like Back Then" My Daughter Seo-young OST
"All Looks Like You" The King of Dramas OST
2013 "Sweetly Lalala" I Can Hear Your Voice OST
"All About" Master's Sun OST
"Only Me" Yeoeun Marry Him If You Dare OST
"I Have a Person That I Love" Melody Day Pretty Man OST
"Can You Feel Me" Medical Top Team OST
"What To Do" 7th Grade Civil Servant OST
2014 "I'll Be Waiting" Hotel King OST
"You're My Everything" Fated to Love You OST
"Listen to My Heart" Cantabile Tomorrow OST
"I Can't" Chahee
2015 "Love" Yeoeun Queen's Flower OST
"Whatever" Yein You Will Love Me OST
2016 "Let's Forget It" Yeoeun Reply 1988 OST
"Without You" Yeoeun (with N) W OST
"Beautiful Day" Melody Day First Seven Kisses OST

CollaborationsEdit

Year Song Member(s) Artist Album
2013 "I Don't Know Women" MelodyDay Boom
2014 "The Very Last First" 2AM's Changmin
"To Tell You the Truth" CNBLUE's Lee Jong-hyun
2015 "Come To Me" Yeoeun Wheesung
2016 "Walkak" Baechigi (ko)

VideographyEdit

Music videosEdit

Year Title Notes
2013 "All About" Master's Sun OST
2014 "Another Parting"
"The Very Last First" featuring 2AM's Changmin
"You're My Everything" Fated to Love You OST
"Listen to My Heart" Cantabile Tomorrow OST
"Anxious" featuring Mad Clown
2015 "#LoveMe"
"Speed Up"
"When It Rains" featuring VIXX's Ravi

Music video appearancesEdit

Year Member Song title Artist
2014 Yoomin Falling In Love Zia
Yoomin Always Be With You Yoon Hyun-sang
2016 Yeoeun Walkak Baechigi (ko)

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Network Member(s) Note
2014 King of High School Life Conduct tvN Yein Lee Bit-na

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Recipient Result
2013 Seoul International Drama Awards Outstanding Korean Drama OST "Like Back Then" Nominated
2014 MelOn Music Awards Best M/V "Another Parting" Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "멜로디데이" (in Korean). Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Melody Day Releases "Another Parting" MV Featuring Seo In Guk and Wang Ji Won". February 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ "2AM's Changmin and Melody Day Release "The Very Last First" Video Teaser". May 19, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Melody Day and CNBLUE's Jonghyun Release "To Tell You the Truth"". August 14, 2014. Retrieved August 14, 2014. 
  5. ^ "운명처럼 널 사랑해 You are my destiny (Original Television Soundtrack), Pt.7 - Single". August 20, 2014. Retrieved August 20, 2014. 
  6. ^ 멜로디데이, 새 멤버 '유민' 영입..지아 신곡뮤비 출연 [Melody Day, new member 'Yoo-min' recruited... starred in Zia's new song MV] (in Korean). October 6, 2014. Retrieved October 9, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Melody Day Unveils 'Listen to My Heart' MV for 'Naeil's Cantabile'". November 4, 2014. Retrieved November 4, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Melody Day Releases "Anxious" MV Feat. Mad Clown". December 11, 2014. Retrieved December 12, 2014. 
  9. ^ http://www.soompi.com/2015/12/26/melody-day-to-drop-new-single-album-featuring-vixxs-ravi/
  10. ^ "KPOP NEWS - [Video] Melody Day is Back with Pops of ′Color′ for Summer | Mwave". mwave.interest.me. Retrieved 2016-07-01. 
  11. ^ a b "Gaon Album Chart". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved November 12, 2014. 
  12. ^ "Gaon Chart week 10 2014". Gaon Chart (in Korean). 
  13. ^ "Gaon Digital Chart". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  14. ^ "Love Alone on Gaon Chart" (in Korean). Gaon. 
  15. ^ "Gaon Chart 2014 week 52" (in Korean). 
  16. ^ "Gaon Chart 2015.12.27-2016.01.02" (in Korean). 

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