WINNER Poses for Elle Magazine
D-Bo , Oct. 21, 2014, 10:54 a.m.
K pop boy group WINNER is featured in Elle Magazine! The boys took part in their 22nd Anniversary with a photoshoot, interview, poster, and a bonus 'WINNER book'. The 'WINNER book' contains the answers to the 100 reader selected questions that were sent in to 'ELLE' via SNS.
In the interview portion, the boys of WINNER expressed their thoughts and feelings after they had won on the survival variety show, 'WIN,' as well as their thoughts on debuting with their first album. Winner is a five-member South Korean male group formed in 2014 by YG Entertainment. The group's five members are Kang Seung-yoon, Song Min-ho, Nam Taehyun, Kim Jinwoo, and Lee Seunghoon.
The group was first introduced in the reality-survival program called Who is Next: WIN as "Team A." Team A and their adversaries Team B were both formed from trainees within YG Entertainment. The teams competed against each other in order to debut as the first YG boy group in eight years, after Big Bang. At the conclusion of the program the title of "WINNER" was given to Team A after they won all three rounds of public voting.
After several delays, the group made their Korean debut on August 15 at YG Family Concert and following their broadcast debut on August 17 with their first official stage on Inkigayo. On September 10, the group debuted in Japan.