Vibe (band)

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Vibe (바이브)
Vibe at the 싸이월드 공감 페스티벌 032.jpg
Background information
Origin South Korea
Genres K-pop, R&B, Ballad
Years active 2002–present
Labels YWHO Enterprise
Associated acts 4MEN
Website VIBE Ent.
Members Yoon Min Soo
Ryu Jae Hyun
Past members Yoo Sung Gyu

Vibe (바이브) is a South Korean R&B group. They released their first album in 2002 as a trio of two male singers (Yoon Min Soo and Ryu Jae Hyun) and a rapper (Yoo Sung Gyu). Their first single "미워도 다시 한번 (Although it is hateful, again)" was a success and a huge hit for the group making them very popular. Their second single "Promise U" was also very successful. Their 2nd album came out in November 2003 and their first single "오래 오래 (Long Long Time)" was a huge hit as was their second single "사진을 보다가 (While Looking at the Picture)". This cemented their status as a popular group and consistent hit makers. During the hiatus between their 2nd and 3rd albums, the rapper left the group citing that he wanted to pursue his own style of music, taking on the name Noblesse. Vibe went on to release their 3rd album in 2006 which became a success with their two hits "그 남자, 그 여자 (That Man, That Woman)" and "술이야 (Liquor)". Vibe release their 4th album and their title song was "다시 와주라" (Comeback Again). In 2011, Yoon Min Soo joins the cast of MBC I Am a Singer, and debut singing "그 남자, 그 여자 (That Man, That Woman)" and "술이야 (Liquor)", he obtains the 2nd place behind Insooni (인순이).

Members[edit]

  • Ryu Jae Hyun (류재현), born March 14, 1980.
  • Yoon Min Soo (윤민수), born February 27, 1980.

Former[edit]

  • Yoo Sung Gyu (유성규 better known as Noblesse), left the group in 2004.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Information Tracklist
2002 Afterglow
  • Released: March 5, 2002
2003 Remember
  • Released: November 29, 2003
2006 Re-Feel
  • Released: March 1, 2006
2010 Vibe in Praha
  • Released: May 12, 2010
2013 Organic Sound
  • Released: May 15, 2013
2014 Ritardando
  • Released: February 20, 2014

Singles[edit]

  • 2002: "미워도 다시 한번" (Although it is hateful, again)
  • 2002: "Promise U"
  • 2003: "오래 오래" (Long Long Time)
  • 2003: "사진을 보다가" (While Looking at the Picture)
  • 2006: "그 남자, 그 여자" (That Man, That Woman) Feat. Jang Hye Jin (장혜진)
  • 2006: "술이야" (Liquor)
  • 2010: "다시 와주라" (Comeback Again)

The single "오래 오래" topped the KBS chart in January 2004. [1]

The 2006 single "그 남자, 그 여자" features female singer Jang Hye Jin (장혜진) and also topped the KBS chart for several weeks. [2]

Awards[edit]

Mnet Asian Music Awards[edit]

Year Category Work Result
2004 Best R&B Video "As I'm Getting Older" (오래오래)[1] Nominated
2006 Song of the Year "That Man That Woman" (from Re Feel)[2][3] Nominated
Album of the Year Nominated
Best Music Video Nominated
Best R&B Performance Nominated
2010 Best Group Vocal Performance "Please Come Back Again"[4] Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2004 MKMF part 1". Mwave. Retrieved 2014-08-25.
  2. ^ "2006 MKMF Part 1 : I Love Punk - Haerang + Lee SungWoo/ Break Through-SS501/ The Queen Is Back! - Cocoboys and Dodogirls + Um JungHwa". MAMA. Retrieved 2014-10-26.
  3. ^ "2006 M.net Korean Music Festival Winners list". MAMA. Retrieved 2014-06-12.
  4. ^ Hicap, Jonathan M. (October 29, 2010). "Controversial Mnet Asian Music Awards bares nominees". Manila Bulletin. Manila Bulletin Publishing. Retrieved February 12, 2011. 

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