Diplo thinks 2NE1 CL is the Nicki Minaj of KPop world? Band leader set to have a solo comeback instead of a group comeback? Read On!
It seems like 2NE1 CL is the next solo artist in Hollywood that YG Entertainment will produce! Aside from getting the attention of Diplo and Jeremy Scott, CL has now her own squad of stars as Katy Perry and Karl Lagerfeld are now in her circle!
Moreover, she was also featured in multiple international magazines such as Elle and Vogue. On Monday, the 24-year-old rapper was featured in Vogue magazine where she is branded as the “next big pop supernova.”
In addition to this positive feedback from the magazine, the article also highlighted the praises CL got from well-known personalities from Jeremy, Diplo, Karl Lagerfeld and Katy Perry.
According to Vogue, it the best time to know who will be the next star that will dominate the music industry as CL will soon to have her solo debut anytime soon.
KPop Starz reported that Diplo has a big contribution on CL’s American album to the point where the rapper’s music could possibly be release under his record label, Mad Decent.
In Time magazine interview, the 37-year-old DJ said that the word K-pop is a “weird term” because the genre has everything from rap-records to having a very pop-sounding beat, there’re even “boy-band sounding records.”
Diplo went on by saying that the music that CL will be doing is going to call K-pop because the 2NE1 leader will be singing it. The producer and DJ also added that the songs will be coming from another place and there will definitely be Korean lyrics on it. Yet, most of its part will be electric.
“She’s very rap-leaning, she’s very fashion forward. She’s like the Nicki Minaj of that world,” Diplo said.
On the other hand, fans are speculating that 2NE1 CL will be the one coming back this coming November 21 at 21:00 (9:00 PM) and not her group 2NE1. Suspicions about her solo comeback in Seoul fueled when she posted multiple teaser on her Instagram account.
Will there be a 2NE1 comeback or YG will focus on CL’s solo career for awhile? What do you think? Share your views in the comments below.
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