Posted by : AndiSweets September 05, 2013
I don't normally review rookie idol music videos because if I did, I would have no time to actually do anything else but rip on your everyday flopping rookies. However, Ladies' Code has been on my mind all year since the release of Bad Girl and the song itself is actually on my list of top songs of the year. They released Hate You as well not too long ago and I missed the chance to review it, which is sad because I had much to say about it. Luckily enough for me, Ladies' Code has graced the world of Kpop with the release of their third single of the year, 예뻐 예뻐 (Pretty Pretty). If you haven't seen the video yet, check it out below!
|Let's play a game called "What drug influenced this scene?"|
I guess LSD.
Visuals: I really don't have anything negative about the visuals but nothing too positive either. Of course they all look good but the only two members who really stand out to me so far are Ashley and Sojung (who is my main bias in the group at this point).
|I don't know what it is about this dance that captivates me so.|
|I mean look at her. Damn.|
This song is the type that emphasizes confidence and natural beauty. Two members get their own round talking about themselves and point out at least one of their flaws and make it into something positive or make light of it. For instance RiSe brings up her pronunciation and Zuny brings up her unique eyes (which can be considered not as desirable because she does not have double lids). Part of me sees this as the type of conceited, brag about myself type of song and another sees it as a proclamation of self confidence. The interpretation will differ between person to person so take it as you will.
All in all, I think the song is fantastic. It's energetic, funky, and quirky. I especially love the brass instrumentals (if you want me to fall in love with a song, make sure it has wind and/or orchestral instrumentals. It's almost always definite.) and the 80s groove throughout the song.
So what did you guys think? Is Ladies' Code on their way to becoming a highly successful group? Tell me your thoughts below!
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