Verivery

Verivery (Hangul: 베리베리; stylized as VERIVERY and also abbreviated VRVR) is a South Korean boy group formed by Jellyfish Entertainment in 2018.[1] The group debuted on January 9, 2019 with Veri-Us.[2]

Verivery
Verivery busking in Sinchon, May 2019
Verivery busking in Sinchon, May 2019
Background information
OriginSeoul, South Korea
GenresK-pop
Years active2018 (2018)–present
LabelsJellyfish
Members
  • Dongheon
  • Hoyoung
  • Minchan
  • Gyehyeon
  • Yeonho
  • Yongseung
  • Kangmin

HistoryEdit

2018: Pre-debutEdit

Jellyfish confirmed on August 23, 2018 that they would be debuting a seven member boy group[3][4] and later confirmed their name as Verivery, Jellyfish Entertainment's first boy group in six years since VIXX. Their name comes from the Latin word 'veri' meaning 'truth' and the English word 'very', Verivery is a combination of the words ‘various', 'energetic', 'real' and 'innovation'.[5]

Prior to their debut, on September 3, 2018 Mnet revealed that the upcoming group would star in the upcoming reality show named Now Verivery: Real Road Movie.[6] The OST for their reality show titled Super Special was released on September 21, 2018 along with the airing of the reality show.[7]

2019: Debut with Veri seriesEdit

The group officially debuted on January 9, 2019 with their first extended play Veri-Us and its lead single "Ring Ring Ring".[8] On April 24, 2019, the group released their second extended play Veri-Able and its lead single "From Now".[9] On July 31, 2019, the group released their first single album Veri-Chill and its lead single "Tag Tag Tag".[10]

2020–present: FACE it series, Road to KingdomEdit

On January 7, 2020, Verivery released their third EP Face Me with the title "Lay Back",[11] Face Me serves as the first series of the FACE it trilogy.

On March 20, it was announced that the group will join Mnet's reality television competition Road to Kingdom.[12]

MembersEdit

Adapted from their Naver profile.[13]

  • Dongheon (동헌)
  • Hoyoung (호영)
  • Minchan (민찬)
  • Gyehyeon (계현)
  • Yeonho (연호)
  • Yongseung (용승)
  • Kangmin (강민)

DiscographyEdit

Extended playsEdit

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
KOR
[14]
Veri-Us
Track listing
  1. Ring Ring Ring
  2. Flower
  3. F.I.L
  4. Alright!
  5. Super Special (Acoustic ver.)
  6. Thank you, NEXT? (CD Only)
4
Veri-Able
  • Released: April 24, 2019
  • Label: Jellyfish Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, digital download, streaming
Track listing
  1. From Now
  2. Love Line
  3. All I Do
  4. Get Ready
  5. Light Up
  6. Thank you, NEXT? (CD Only)
6
Face Me
  • Released: January 7, 2020
  • Label: Jellyfish Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, digital download, streaming
Track listing
  1. Photo
  2. Lay Back
  3. Paradise
  4. Curtain Call
  5. Moment
  6. Thank you, NEXT? (CD Only)
4

Single albumsEdit

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
KOR
[14]
Veri-Chill
  • Released: July 31, 2019
  • Label: Jellyfish Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, digital download, streaming
Track listing
  1. Tag Tag Tag
  2. Mystery Light
  3. Thank you, NEXT? (CD Only)
10

SinglesEdit

Title Year Peak chart
positions
Album
KOR
Gaon
[19]
Hot
[20]
"Ring Ring Ring" 2019 Veri-Us
"From Now" (딱 잘라서 말해) Veri-Able
"Tag Tag Tag" Veri-Chill
"Lay Back" 2020 Face Me

Soundtrack appearancesEdit

Title Year Album
"My Beauty" 2019 Extraordinary You OST
"With Us" 2020 Itaewon Class OST

FilmographyEdit

Reality showsEdit

  • Now Verivery: Real Road Movie (지금부터베리베리해) (Mnet, 2018)

Music videosEdit

Title Year Director(s)
"Super Special" 2018 Unknown
"Ring Ring Ring" 2019
"딱 잘라서 말해 (From Now)"
"Tag Tag Tag" Digipedi
"Lay Back" 2020 Unknown

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 베리베리 프로필 (in Korean). Naver.
  2. ^ "베리베리, 데뷔 앨범 'VERI-US(베리어스)' 트랙리스트 공개" (in Korean). Ilyo Seoul.
  3. ^ "[단독] '빅스 남동생 그룹', 하반기 출격한다..젤리피쉬 6년만에 男아이돌". entertain.naver.com.
  4. ^ "[공식]젤리피쉬, 7인조 신인 보이그룹 나온다…빅스·구구단 잇는 '기대주'". entertain.naver.com.
  5. ^ "'데뷔' 베리베리 "남자 그룹치고 팀명 너무 예쁘단 반응 많아"". mtvdaily.asiae.co.kr.
  6. ^ "젤리피쉬 신인 베리베리, 21일 음원 출시와 리얼리티 첫 방송". gaonchart.co.kr (in Korean). 2018-09-21. Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  7. ^ Yoo, Byeong-cheol. "젤리피쉬 신인 베리베리, 데뷔전 OST 'Super Special' 발표". Naver (in Korean). Retrieved 1 May 2020.
  8. ^ "남다른 신인 베리베리, 9일 '데뷔쇼' 전세계 동시 중계". entertain.naver.com.
  9. ^ "베리베리 24일 전격 컴백, 2번째 앨범명 'VERI-ABLE' 확정 [공식입장]". Naver (in Korean). April 6, 2019.
  10. ^ "베리베리, 31일 컴백 확정..타이틀곡 'Tag Tag Tag'". naver (in Korean). July 18, 2019.
  11. ^ "베리베리, 1월 7일 미니 3집 'FACE ME' 컴백 "한층 짙어진 성숙美"". naver (in Korean). December 15, 2019.
  12. ^ "펜타곤·온앤오프·골든차일드·더보이즈·베리베리·원어스·TOO, '로드 투 킹덤' 출연 확정 [공식]" [Pentagon, ONF, Golden Child, The Boys, Verivery, Oneus, TOO, confirmed 'Road to Kingdom' appearance [Official]]. OSEN. March 20, 2020.
  13. ^ "Naver profile". Naver (in Korean). Retrieved February 16, 2019.
  14. ^ a b "Gaon Album Chart". Gaon Music Chart.
  15. ^ 2019년 02월 Album Chart [February 2019 Album Chart]. Gaon Music Chart (in Korean). Retrieved March 12, 2020.
  16. ^ "2019년 상반기 Album Chart (see #96)". Gaon Music Chart (in Korean). Archived from the original on July 12, 2019. Retrieved July 12, 2019.
  17. ^ 2020년 2월 Album Chart [February 2020 Album Chart]. Gaon Music Chart (in Korean). Retrieved March 12, 2020.
  18. ^ "2019년 09월 Album Chart (see #56)". Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved October 10, 2019.
  19. ^ "Gaon Digital Chart". Gaon Music Chart.
  20. ^ "Billboard Korea Hot 100 - 빌보드 코리아".

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