The SeeYa

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The SeeYa
Origin Seoul, South Korea
Genres
Years active 2012 (2012)–2016
Labels MBK Entertainment
Associated acts
Website The SeeYa Official Website
Past members
  • Minkyung
  • Youngjoo
  • Yoojin
  • Yeonkyung

The SeeYa (Korean: 더 씨야; stylized as "The SEEYA") was a South Korean R&B girl group formed by MBK Entertainment (formerly known as Core Contents Media) in 2012. The group was a reboot of original girl group SeeYa. The group consisted of Minkyung, Youngjoo, Yoojin and Yeonkyung. They debuted on November 12, 2012 with their first single album Good To Seeya featuring the title track "Be With You". They had their debut stage on November 15, 2012 at M! Countdown.[1] In late 2015, MBK Entertainment removed their profile page from the official website and it was reported that the group was disbanded.

History[edit]

2012–13: Debut with Good To Seeya and Love U[edit]

Their debut single, "Be With You",[2] was released in two versions, the main version featuring former Speed member Taewoon and the other version is female only. One of the music videos featured actors Joo Sang-wook and Im Jung-eun with direction by Chang (Death Bell).[3] The debut single album Good To Seeya was released in November 12.[4] The SeeYa released their first mini album, Love U, in December.[5]

In June 2013, Core Contents Media released digital song "Painkiller". The song was a collaboration with T-ara, The SeeYa, F-ve dolls and Speed.

In July 2013, Yeonkyung was confirmed to be joining girl group F-ve Dolls. She will simultaneously promote as a member of both groups.

2014: Tears, Love Is and Crazy Love[edit]

The SeeYa was released two single album In January 2014. The group's released their second single-album Tears with title track called "More & More" on January 3 and released their third single-album Love Is with title track called "Tell Me" on January 21.

End of 2014, The SeeYa released their fourth single-album Crazy Love with title track called "The Song Of Love" collaboration with EXID's LE was released In December 29.

2015: U & Me and Disbandment[edit]

On February 10, 2015, MBK Entertainment artists consists : T-ara, SPEED, The SEEYA and Cho Seunghee made their participation on MBK project group called "TS" and was released winter song called "Don't Forget Me".[6]

In March 2015, MBK's confirmed that F-ve Dolls was disbanded and later Yeonkyung would only focus on promoting with The SeeYa.

On 21 April 2015, The Seeya released their fifth single U & ME with title track "Wedding March".[7]

In November 2015, MBK Entertainment removed the group's profile page from their official website the group ultimately disbanded.[8]

On May 18, 2016 Yoojin made appearance on SBS' War of Vocals - God's Voice. She also confirmed that The SeeYa has disbanded.

Members[edit]

  • Minkyung (민경), born as Song Min-kyung (송민경) on (1987-01-05) January 5, 1987 (age 30) in Seoul, South Korea
  • Youngjoo (영주), born as Heo Young-joo (허영주) on (1992-03-21) March 21, 1992 (age 25) in Seoul, South Korea
  • Yoojin (유진), born as Sung Yoo-jin (성유진) on (1992-10-27) October 27, 1992 (age 24) in Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, South Korea
  • Yeonkyung (연경), born as Oh Yeon-kyung (오연경) on (1994-08-25) August 25, 1994 (age 22) in Suwon, Gangwon-do, South Korea

Discography[edit]

EPs[edit]

  • Love U (2012)

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart position Album
Gaon Chart [9]
2012 "Be With You" 14 Good To Seeya
"Poison" 28 Love U
2014 "More & More" 21 Tears
"Tell Me" 25 Love Is
"The Song Of Love" 66 Crazy Love
2015 "Wedding March" 94[10] U & ME
"—" denotes items that did not chart or were not released.

Soundtrack appearances and solo performances[edit]

Year Song Album Peak chart positions Artist(s)
KOR
[11]
2013 "I Do I Do" Superior Speed
  • Released: January 13, 2013
The SeeYa with SPEED
"Tears" Duble Sidekick Vol .2
  • Released: January 23, 2013
Yoojin with Leessang
"Painkiller" Tears Of Mind
  • Released: June 10, 2013
Yoojin with T-ara's Soyeon, F-ve Dolls's EunKyo, Taewoon & SPEED's Sungmin
"Tears Up" Tears Up
  • Released: November 15, 2013
30 The SeeYa & Gavy NJ
2014 "A Strange Road (낯선 길)" Doctor Stranger OST
  • Released: July 9, 2014
Yoojin
"I'm Getting Married" KING O’IRIE
  • Released: July 17, 2014
Yoojin with Skull
"Because Love Hurts" Because Love Hurts
  • Released: July 29, 2014
Minkyung With Taesaebiae
"My Love" Miss Me or Diss Me
  • Released: November 3, 2014
Yoojin with MC Mong
2015 "You Who Frozen In Time" You Who Frozen In Time
  • Released: January 16, 2015
Minkyung with Taesabiae
"Don't Forget Me" White Snow
  • Released: February 10, 2015
MBK Project (TS): Minkyung

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The SEEYA debuts with “Be With You” on ‘M! Countdown’ ~ Daily K Pop News". Dkpopnews.net. 2012-11-15. Retrieved 2017-06-13. 
  2. ^ "THE SEEYA reveals jacket cover for debut album 'Good To Seeya'". Allkpop.com. 2012-11-02. Retrieved 2017-06-13. 
  3. ^ "THE SEEYA reveals "Be With You" drama version MV featuring Co-Ed's subunit SPEED". Allkpop.com. 2012-11-12. Retrieved 2017-06-13. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]
  5. ^ "THE SEEYA to release a mini album on December 6th + collaborate with Davichi's Haeri". Allkpop.com. 2012-11-29. Retrieved 2017-06-13. 
  6. ^ "T-ara, SPEED,The SEEYA, and Seunghee release MV for winter song 'Don't Forget Me'". Allkpop.com. Retrieved 2017-06-13. 
  7. ^ [2][dead link]
  8. ^ "Have SPEED and The Seeya disbanded?". Allkpop. November 25, 2015. 
  9. ^ ":: 가온차트와 함께하세요 ::" (in Korean). Gaon Chart. Retrieved November 6, 2010. 
  10. ^ "Gaon Chart". Gaonchart.co.kr. Retrieved 2017-06-13. 
  11. ^ "The Seeya" (in Korean). Gaon. Retrieved 24 December 2014. 

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