The fans of both artists trended a hashtag #IUxSUGA in 40 countries, but they weren't the only ones excited about the collaboration - as the information about two widely recognized singers working together appeared on TV news.
#IUxSUGA has stayed at the top of the worldwide trends for over 8 hours. It trended in 40 countries and currently trending in 32 countries.— Suga Charts⁷ #에잇⁸ (@SugaChartData) April 27, 2020
IU and SUGA’s anticipated collaboration will be released week on May 6th pic.twitter.com/6uUpe9QbRm
IU is making a comeback with a digital single next month featuring BTS’ Suga. “The two shared opinions as musicians of the same age and incorporated their own synergy into the music” pic.twitter.com/6sLTkiQ5mk— Suga Charts⁷ #에잇⁸ (@SugaChartData) April 27, 2020
Two big musicians who are representatives of the music industry. Music fans around the world have shown lots of interest in news of world star Suga’s collab with IU.— Suga Charts⁷ #에잇⁸ (@SugaChartData) April 27, 2020
IU has been producing her own albums & Suga’s globally recognized for his musicality by producing BTS’ hit songs. pic.twitter.com/dNqxvkz2gb
On the same day Sports Donga reported that according to an official, IU first proposed the collaboration to Yoongi and he accepted the offer, respecting her history of producing and composing songs. Suga is not only named as a co-composer, but also features as a rapper. Further information about the genre and details about the song will be revealed according to a planned schedule.
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