Starlights, get hyped because your favourite idol rapper is set to make a comeback!
Ravi began to tease fans about his solo release in early December, and now, he has finally dropped the pre-release track for upcoming album “R.EAL1ZE”. The track, titled “Home Alone (나홀로 집에)”, was made public at midnight today (Wednesday, 4th January).
Aside from “Home Alone”, the album also records 6 other tracks, which were all written, arranged, and composed by the idol rapper himself. It includes the title track “BOMB”, which features rapper popular rapper San E, and B-side tracks such as “Rose” (featuring VIXX’s Ken), “Ladi Dadi” (featuring Microdot and Jero), “Do The Dance (아 몰라 일단)”, “Lean On Me”, and “Möbius Strip (뇌비우스의 띠)” (featuring Esbee).
The pre-release track, which was also written, composed, and arranged by Ravi, features the sweet vocals of CNBLUE’s Jung Yong Hwa. The music video also features both artistes, and it shows off their fun and serious side as they record the track.
You can also listen to the highlight medley of the album here:
Ravi made his debut with VIXX in 2012, and then performed in VIXX’s first ever sub-unit with vocalist Leo as VIXX LR. The rapper and songwriter has been heavily credited for VIXX’s music, and has contributed to the writing and composing of over 46 songs recorded by the idol group.
In January 2016, he released his first ever solo release, a mixtape named [R.EBIRTH], and had rappers Basick, Hanhae, and Soulman featured on it.