The ReVe Festival: Day 1

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The ReVe Festival: Day 1
Red Velvet - The ReVe Festival Day 1.png
EP by
ReleasedJune 19, 2019 (2019-06-19)
Recorded2019
GenreK-pop
LanguageKorean
Label
Red Velvet chronology
Sappy
(2019)
The ReVe Festival: Day 1
(2019)
Singles from The ReVe Festival: Day 1
  1. "Zimzalabim"
    Released: June 19, 2019[1]

The ReVe Festival: Day 1 is the upcoming sixth Korean extended play (tenth overall) by South Korean girl group Red Velvet, scheduled to be released on June 19, 2019, through SM Entertainment. The EP was announced on June 4, and became available to pre-order the same day[2]. It will feature the lead single "Zimzalabim",[1] and is the first EP in a series.[3]

Background[edit]

The EP was named ReVe as it both stands for Red Velvet and is the word "reve", which means dream or fantasy in French.[4] It is also the name of a fictional "robotic character" that was a mascot for their second concert tour Redmare and will appear in promotional material.[3] Lead single "Zimzalabim" has additionally been described as "addictive electro pop with rhythmic drums and cool melodies".[3]

Promotion[edit]

The EP was announced through social media on June 4, 2019, with a teaser image of a gold coin featuring the band members' names, the title and date on it.[5] On June 10, the band confirmed the lead single "Zimzalabim" through their social media.[1]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLyricsMusicArrangementLength
1."Zimzalabim" (짐살라빔; Jimsallabim) 
  • Daniel Caesar
  • Ludwig Lindell
  
2."Sunny Side Up!"Jeon Gandi
Moonshine 
3."Milkshake"Kim Bo-eun (Jam Factory)
  • Moonshine
  • Cazzi Opeia
  • Boots a.k.a. Per Kristian Ottestad
Moonshine 
4."Bing Bing" (친구가 아냐; Chinguga Anya)Kim Soo-jin (Jam Factory)
  • Will Simms
  • Ylva Dimberg
  • Neil Athale
  • Will Simms
  • Ylva Dimberg
  • Neil Athale
 
5."Parade" (안녕, 여름; Annyeong, Yeoreum)Seo Ji-eum
  • Fredrik Häggstam
  • Johan Gustafsson
  • Sebastian Lundberg
  • Ylva Dimberg
Trinity 
6."LP"Seo Ji-eum
  • Ryan S. Jhun
  • Hanif Hitmanic Sabzevari
  • Dennis DeKo Kordnejad
  • Pontus PJ Ljung
  • Anna Isbäck
 

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Red Velvet will open the curtains of 2019's music festival with the 'Addictive Magic Spell' 'Dream-Come-True song' 'Zimzalabim'! Get ready to fall into Red Velvet's fantastic magic spell on June 19th!🎉". June 10, 2019. Retrieved June 10, 2019 – via Twitter.
  2. ^ "레드벨벳 컴백, 19일 새 미니앨범 'The ReVe Festival' 발매 [공식입장]". mk.co.kr (in Korean). June 4, 2019. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "레드벨벳, '더 리브 페스티벌'로 컴백". cnbnews.com (in Korean). June 11, 2019. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  4. ^ "Pre-Order – Red Velvet Mini Album The ReVe Festival' Day 1' (Day 1 V – SM Global Shop)". smglobalshop.com. Retrieved June 10, 2019.
  5. ^ Tan, Pakkee (June 3, 2019). "Red Velvet Teases Their Comeback With 'The ReVe Festival: Day 1'". E! Online. Retrieved June 4, 2019.