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The Beat Goes On (Donghae & Eunhyuk EP)

The Beat Goes On is the first Korean extended play (EP) of South Korean pop duo Donghae & Eunhyuk, a subgroup of the boy band Super Junior.[1] The album was released on March 9, 2015 under SM Entertainment.[2]

The Beat Goes On
Super Junior D&E 1st album'The Beat Goes On'.jpg
The Beat Goes On album cover
EP by Donghae & Eunhyuk
Released March 9, 2015 (2015-03-09)
Recorded 2014–2015
Genre
Length 24:29
Language Korean
Label
Donghae & Eunhyuk chronology
Ride Me
(2014)Ride Me2014
The Beat Goes On
(2015)
Present
(2015)Present2015
Special edition cover
Singles from The Beat Goes On
  1. "Oppa, Oppa"
    Released: 16 December 2011
  2. "Still You"
    Released: 13 December 2013
  3. "Growing Pains"
    Released: 9 March 2015
Music video
Growing Pains Music Video on YouTube

Contents

BackgroundEdit

Donghae & Eunhyuk released short snippets and teaser videos of their music video for Growing Pains on March 2 and 3, 2015.[3] On 4 March, Donghae and Eunhyuk shared snippets of all the songs on their unit group album, The Beat Goes On. The medley included pieces of the seven tracks on the album, including the title song, Growing Pains. Donghae participated in the album production along with producers The Underdogs, Hitchhiker, NoizeBank and more. The showcase for The Beat Goes On took place at the SMTOWN Coex Artium on March 5 and the album released online on March 6 and offline on March 9.[4]

Donghae & Eunhyuk released the special edition album of The Beat Goes On on March 23, 2015. Including the seven tracks in the original album, Super Junior-D&E added on Oppa Oppa, 1+1=LOVE, Still You, Motorcycle, Love That I Need, and I Wanna Dance from its previous digital singles and Korean versions of Japanese hit songs for a total of 13 tracks in the special edition album.[5]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
1."The Beat Goes On"Jo YoonkyungThe Underdogs,
Patrick J. Que Smith,
Dewain Whitemore,
Adonis Shropshire
3:08
2."Growing Pains" (너는 나만큼)Lee Donghae,
Team One Sound
Lee Donghae,
Team One Sound
3:21
3."Sweater & Jeans"Seo JiyoungMeagan Cottone,
Nathan Duvall,
Mich Hansen,
Daniel Davidsen,
Peter Wallevik
3:38
4."Breaking Up"Goo TaewooRyan S.Jhun,
Denzil "iDR" Remedios,
Antwann Frost
3:40
5."Lights, Camera, Action!"JQ (제이큐)NoizeBank3:17
6."Can You Feel It?" (촉이와)Lee Yoojin,
Team One Sound,
January 8th
Will Simms,
Martin Mulholland,
Nermin Harambasic
3:29
7."Mother"Lee Donghae,
Team One Sound
Lee Donghae,
Team One Sound
3:56
Total length:24:29

ChartsEdit

Album chartEdit

The Beat Goes On

Country Chart Peak
position
South Korea Gaon Weekly album chart 1[6]
Gaon Weekly domestic album chart 1[7]
United States Billboard World Album chart 4[8]

The Beat Goes On (Special Edition)

Country Chart Peak
position
South Korea Gaon Weekly album chart
Gaon Weekly domestic album chart 2[9]
United States Billboard World Album chart

Single chartEdit

Song Peak chart position
KOR
Gaon Chart[10]
"Growing pains" 23

Album salesEdit

Gaon Monthly Album Chart, South Korea
Year Month The Beat Goes On The Beat Goes On (Special Edition) Ref
Ranking Sales Ranking Sales
2015 March 3 71,434 9 27,328 [11]
April 15 4,898
May 51 1,004
June
July 60 705
August 59 801
Sept 65 704
Total 107,159+

Awards and nominationsEdit

Music program awardsEdit

Song Program Date
"Growing Pains" Music Bank (KBS) March 20, 2015

Release historyEdit

Country Date Format Distributing label
South Korea March 6, 2015
March 9, 2015
March 24, 2015 (Special Edition)
Digital download
CD
Digital download / CD
KT Music

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "슈퍼주니어 D&E 6일 0시 첫 앨범 'The Beat Goes On' 음원 공개". star.mt.co.kr. 2015-03-05. Retrieved 2015-03-06.
  2. ^ "동해·은혁 '슈퍼주니어 DnE, 사진 공개...신비+우수". fnnews. 2015-02-26. Retrieved 2015-03-06.
  3. ^ "[Video] Super Junior′s Donghae and Eunhyuk Go Through Emotional ′Growing Pains′ in MV Teasers". CJ E&M enewsWorld. 2015-03-03. Retrieved 2015-03-06.
  4. ^ "[Video] Super Junior′s Donghae and Eunhyuk Highlights ′The Beat Goes On′ Album". CJ E&M enewsWorld. 2015-03-04. Retrieved 2015-03-06.
  5. ^ "Super Junior-DE to Release Special Edition Album for ′The Beat Goes On′". CJ E&M enewsWorld. 2015-03-20. Retrieved 2015-03-20.
  6. ^ "국내 대표 음악 차트 가온차트!". gaonchart.co.kr. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  7. ^ "국내 대표 음악 차트 가온차트!". gaonchart.co.kr. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  8. ^ "World Music: Top World Albums Chart | Billboard". Billboard. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  9. ^ "국내 대표 음악 차트 가온차트!". gaonchart.co.kr. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  10. ^ "Gaon Charts" (in Korean). Gaon. January 27, 2013.
  11. ^ "This links to current month – select the year/month from drop down menu". Gaon Album Charts (in Korean). Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved 2015-09-13.

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