Boy Story

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Boy Story
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Boy Story busking at Starfield COEX Mall, April 2019
Background information
OriginChina
Genres
Years active2018 (2018)–present
Labels
Associated actsJYP Nation
Members
  • Hanyu
  • Zihao
  • Xin Long
  • Zeyu
  • Ming Rui
  • Shuyang

Boy Story is a Chinese hip-hop group launched by Tencent Music Entertainment Group (TME) and JYP Entertainment. The group is composed of six members: Hanyu, Zihao, Xinlong, Zeyu, Ming Rui, and Shuyang, and their average age comes out to be 13. On September 1, 2017 Boy Story released their first single "How Old R U". In September 2018, Boy Story made an official debut with their first mini album Enough.

History[edit]

Pre-debut project[edit]

Since September 2017, the "Real! Project" special plan has launched with four singles to make the official debut in September 2018. The first single was "How Old R U". The second single was "Can't Stop" that was released on December 15, 2017, and the third single was "Jump Up" released on March 30, 2018. The final pre-debut single was produced by JYP Entertainment founder Park Jin-young himself. The song, "Handz Up", was released on June 12 2018.[1]

2018–present: Debut with Enough[edit]

Boy Story made their official debut on September 21, 2018 with their first mini album Enough that included all the pre-debut singles and the debut song "Enough".[2] On October 21, 2018, the group released "Stay Magical" (奇妙里).The next following month, Boy Story releases the song "For U" specifically for BOSS (fandom) on November 22, 2018. Boy Story released their comeback on March 29 2019 with "Oh My Gosh" , followed by another comeback on July 26, 2019 with "Too Busy" featuring Jackson Wang.

Members[edit]

  • Jia Hanyu (贾涵予) (Jia Bao)
  • Li Zihao (李 梓 豪) (Qi Qi)
  • He Xin Long (贺鑫隆) (Long Long)
  • Yu Zeyu (于泽宇) (Xiao Yu)
  • Gou Ming Rui (苟明睿)(Gou Gou)
  • Ren Shuyang (任书漾) (Lil Yang Yang)

Discography[edit]

Extended plays[edit]

Title Album details Track listing Sales
Enough
Track listing
  1. How Old RU
  2. Can’t Stop
  3. Jump Up
  4. Handz Up
  5. Enough

Singles[edit]

Title Year Peak position CHN Album Ref.
"How Old RU" 2017 8 Enough [3]
"Can't Stop" 7 [4]
"JUMP UP" 2018 2 [5]
"Handz Up" 30 [6]
"Enough" 8 [7]
"奇妙里(Stay Magical)" N/A Non-album singles
"For U" 15 Non-album singles [8]
"Oh My Gosh" 2019 Non-album singles
"Too busy"

Music videos[edit]

Title Year Director(s) Notes
"How Old RU" 2017 Unknown
"Can't Stop"
"Can't Stop" Performance video
"JUMP UP" 2018
"Handz Up"
"Handz Up" Performance video
"Enough"
"Enough" Performance video
"奇妙里(Stay Magical)"
"Oh My Gosh" 2019 Unknown
"Too Busy"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JYP's 1st Chinese Boy Group Sets Date For Official Debut'". Soompi.com. Retrieved June 4, 2018.
  2. ^ "JYP Entertainment-Produced Chinese Group Boy Story Releases First Single Enough". Billboard.com. Retrieved September 23, 2018.
  3. ^ "How Old RU". Billboard.com. 16 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Can't Stop". Billboard.com. 3 January 2018.
  5. ^ "JUMP UP". Billboard.com. 14 April 2018.
  6. ^ "Handz Up". Billboard.com. 7 July 2018.
  7. ^ "Enough". Billboard.com. 29 September 2018.
  8. ^ "For U". Billboard.com. 1 December 2018.