It took five years for BIGBANG’s Seungri to release another solo track after Let’s talk about Love. The great Seungri was dropped today and is accompanied by a groovy pop-rock sound track “1, 2, 3.”. The beat is a clappy one with perky guitar and riff driving tune. “1, 2, 3” also flows with more essence seungri’s great charisma. The track tries to seduce listeners both with humor and wit. Listen to The Great Seungri & 1950s and download from your favorite streaming platforms.
He does some titular chanting over the chorus where he sings , I will count up to three, “You will fall in love right away”
Seungri himself produced the song with TG ENtertainment in hous producer, Tedy. Seo won jin also took part in the composition of this track.
Seaungri, the the BIGBANG member reportedly said that “1, 2, 3” was initially planned to be released by popular girl group BLACKPINK, which is also signed to YG with BIGBANG.
The Great Seungri, a play on the artist’s stage name that means “victory” in Korean, is the BIGBANG member’s first-ever LP. Along with the single, it features eight other tracks including the electro-laden “Where R U” featuring WINNER’s Mino, the sweet “Love Is You” featuring R&B singer Blue.D, the breezy “Mollado” featuring iKON’s B.I, and “Sweet Lie” with the EDM producer Dannic. Seungri is credited as a co-writer on each of the album’s tracks.
During an album release press conference in Seoul on Friday, the artist stated that he recognizes he works better while working in a group but opted to return with new solo music to fill the “void” that fans feel with BIGBANG’s four other members currently enlisted in South Korea’s military.
Watch the video for “1, 2, 3” below.