TWICE Poses for High Cut Magazine
Hyo Jin Lee, Jan. 5, 2016, 5:44 p.m.
K pop girl group TWICE are the latest idols to pose for the fashion publication High Cut Magazine. TWICE is a multi-national K-pop girl group formed by JYP Entertainment through the 2015 reality show Sixteen. Selected from a pool of sixteen JYP trainees, the group includes five members from South Korea, three from Japan, and one from Taiwan.
The group is composed of nine members: Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Momo, Sana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu. The name Twice was chosen because members will be able to "wow their fans once through their ears and twice through their eyes." They debuted on October 20, 2015, with the mini-album The Story Begins. On December 2, less than two months after their debut, Twice was nominated for Artist of the Year and awarded Best New Female Artist at the 2015 Mnet Asian Music Awards.
In the interview, they revealed their honest thoughts about dieting. Dahyun said, "The members like eating so much. Still, we eat when we eat and diet when we diet." Sanasaid, "There are even times I get traumatized looking in the mirror."
The members chose former JYP group g.o.d as their role models. Sana said, "We want to model ourselves on seniors g.o.d, who stay together like family even after a long time."Tzuyu added, "We want to go for a long time like g.o.d."
When asked what sets them apart from the other girl groups who come and go in the music industry, they said, "Our bright and natural image." Jungyeon added, "Overflowing with beagle-like beauty is the charm that is TWICE's strength."