Song Review: IMFACT – Only U
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Song Review: IMFACT – Only U

After a series of scattershot singles, IMFACT hit me hard with last year’s NaNaNa. It worked within a now-familiar genre (deep house), but inverted the structure just enough to simultaneously make it interesting and draw on the guys’ impressive vocals. Thankfully, new single Only U follows the same general sound, even if it feels more … Continue reading

Song Review: IMFACT – Tension Up
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Song Review: IMFACT – Tension Up

Rookie boy group IMFACT have teased a monthly release schedule for 2017, but the month of March was conspicuously skipped. I have to assume this was due to preparation for new single Tension Up (텐션업), which seems to boast a bigger budget and scope than either January or February‘s tracks. For the first time since last … Continue reading

Song Review: IMFACT – In The Club (You’re Not Here)
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Song Review: IMFACT – In The Club (You’re Not Here)

Rookie group IMFACT were frustratingly managed in their debut year, suffering a fate that has affected many new acts before them. Rather than establish a distinct sound, they pin-balled between the upbeat novelty of debut Lollipop and the tuneless, swagger-on-steroids of Feel So Good. Neither were particularly great songs, and both seemed built to appeal to vastly … Continue reading

IMFACT – Lollipop
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IMFACT – Lollipop

IMFACT is a new boy group from the infamous Star Empire agency, also home to acts like ZE:A and Nine Muses. I’m a big fan of both of those groups, though I realize that their debut songs were less than amazing. IMFACT continues this pattern, making a bizarre debut with Lollipop. The song attempts to … Continue reading