Girl group TWICE has expressed their gratitude to fans who have always shown undying love to mark the 5th anniversary of their debut in Japan.
TWICE released their best album “#TWICE” on June 28, 2017 and made their official debut in Japan. TWICE, who celebrated the fifth anniversary of their local debut on the 28th, posted a handwritten message on their official Japanese SNS and gave fans special gifts.
The post was full of gratitude and love for ONCE (fandom name). First, leader JIHYO said:
“I hope we can continue to be together. Thank you for giving us so many memories over the past five years”,
TZUYU, “The most precious thing for us is ONCE. Thank you for always supporting us“, MINA, with a lovely message, “I was happy to be with ONCE for five years. Please, take care of me in the future,” expressing his affection. MOMO said:
“”Celebrate” ensemble notre 5e anniversaire. Merci toujours”,
making fans smile with her witty phrase using the name of the new album, which is set to be released on July 27.
TWICE has set many records since its official debut in Japan. In particular, a solo concert held at the Tokyo Dome as part of the fourth world tour “TWICE 4TH WORLD TOUR “III” for three days from April 23 to 25 this year attracted around 150,000 people. Tickets for the show were sold out at the same time as the opening of general booking, and TWICE, which previously had the shortest Tokyo Dome entrance since their debut, made history as the first K-pop girl group to perform and sell out all of the seats at the Tokyo Dome three times.
Starting with the release of the fourth best album “#TWICE4” on March 16, TWICE launched various projects such as the DVD/Blu-ray release “T W I C E” (TWICE ) on May 25 for commemorate the 5th anniversary of its debut. “#TWICE4” topped the Oricon Daily Albums Chart, Oricon Weekly Albums Chart, Billboard Japan’s Weekly Top Selling Albums Chart, and Tower Records, Japan’s largest record store. , and “T·W·I·C·E” also topped the Oricon Daily DVD Ranking on May 24.
TWICE will release their fourth full Japanese album “CELEBRATE” on July 27 and pay fans a visit. The title track of the album name, which means “celebration,” is set to be another masterpiece from the members themselves, with JYP Entertainment representative producer Park Jin-young contributing the lyrics. Additionally, TWICE will prepare various plans, such as a gift request event for official Japanese fan club members and the release of “TWICE Channel Season 3” original content to commemorate the 5th anniversary of their local debut and convey their love for ONCE.
Source: SNS TWICE Japan