“Gangnam Style” cleared the path for the upward thrust of Ok-pop — and now Psy is tapping the highest Korean superstar of as of late: BTS’ Suga. On Friday, Psy launched his unmarried “That That” from his aptly named new album, Psy ninth. The file, which used to be additionally launched Friday, is Psy’s first full-length since 2017’s Psy eighth 4X2=8.
The “That That” video options Suga, who additionally produced the Ok-pop hitmaker’s file. Rocking cowboy outfits, the 2 are observed dancing in a saloon and in a automobile to the catchy track.
Psy unfolded about what it used to be love to paintings with the boy band rapper in a video titled “best friends 16 years apart.” “When meeting younger artists, I don’t want to make them feel uncomfortable. I don’t want to be someone who’s hard to approach. He just wasn’t my junior in the business, but also he truly feels like a friend,” Psy stated. “It was hard to feel any age gap. If he thinks of me as a bestie, that’s great for me.”
Suga additionally shared what it used to be love to paintings with Psy at the monitor. “At first, because he’s many years my senior and someone who’s well-respected in the business I was quite nervous. It felt like working with a childhood friend, so it made the songwriting process that much more fun,” Suga stated. “We became besties in a way.”
Because the collaboration procedure went on, Suga and Psy constructed a private connection he didn’t look ahead to. “To be honest, I haven’t gotten that close with anyone I collab with. It’s because I’m not the type to meet up and collaborate in-person,” Suga stated in a separate video. “But he wanted to see me in person. While producing, we went back and forth a lot. I seriously didn’t expect to be dancing with Psy. I thought I was only writing the song!”
“That That” is considered one of 12 tracks on Psy ninth, which additionally contains tracks “Happier” that includes Overwhelm, “Forever” with Tablo, and “Everyday.” Psy teased “That That” for a number of days main as much as the music’s debut, sharing visuals from the song video and a picture of a caricature model of himself posing within the wilderness.