U Sung-eun and Kisum release collaboration song
Lena Kim, April 11, 2016, 9:36 a.m.
R&B singer U Sung-eun and rapper Kisum released their collaboration song “Jealousy” on Monday. Singer U won second prize on season one of Mnet music competition show “Voice of Korea,” which aired in 2012. She made her debut with “Be OK” in 2013. Since then, she has gained recognition through TV drama sound tracks and digital singles.
The new song “Jealousy” features an uplifting hip-hop beat. The music video for the song, which was released on the same day, depicts a girl having trouble with a romantic relationship.
Rapper Kisum, known for her appearance on Mnet hip-hop competition show “Unpretty Rapstar” in 2015, appears in the music video as U’s friend to give her advice. U and Kisum, known to be close friends in real life, show great chemistry in the music video. Meanwhile, U also showcased the song on KBS2’s music talk show “You Hee-yeol’s Sketchbook” on Friday.