K Pop Star Judges Show Love for Lee Hi’s Upcoming Comeback
Hyo Jin Lee, Feb. 27, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
K Pop Star Judges Yang Hyun Suk of YG Entertainment, Park Jin Young of JYP Entertainment, and Yoo Hee Yeol of Antenna Music are supporting the comeback album for Season 1 contestant Lee Hi. Lee Hi had been reported to be working on a new solo album produced by Epik High's Tablo and DJ Tukutz! The official comeback date has now been announced for March 9!
Lee Ha Yi, also known by her stage name Lee Hi, is a South Korean singer under YG Entertainment. She is known as the runner-up of SBS's K-pop Star Season 1. Her debut single "18.104.22.168", was released on October 28, 2012 and reached No. 1 with first-week sales of 667,549 downloads. On November 30, 2012, Lee Hi also had her first performance at the Mnet Asian Music Awards with fellow labelmate Epik High for the song "It's Cold" from the "99" album. Her first full-length album First Love was released in two parts. Part 1 was released on March 7, 2013 and Part 2 was released on March 28, 2013.