Singer-songwriter eAeon and BTS' RM have reunited once more for '그러지마 Don't'.
The song, which serves as the title track of the MoT and Night Off member's new album 정규 앨범 Fragile, talks about growing apart from someone you love.
Ahead of the official release on 30 April, 5 PM KST, both artists shared their excitement for the collaboration by posting teasers on their respective social media channels. RM shared a screenshot of the new track saved on his phone via global fan platform Weverse, while eAeon dropped a series of teasers, including the album tracklist earlier this week.
eAeon— 이이언 (@eaeon) April 28, 2021
New Album [Fragile] Track List pic.twitter.com/C3J0njnCxE
In a note, eAeon revealed his thoughts about the title track, saying how he wanted to write a song about being vulnerable.
pic.twitter.com/DNLHcJ34Ny— 이이언 (@eaeon) April 30, 2021
RM also shared the new track with BTS fans via their Twitter account, writing how much he loves and respects eAeon and working with him.
사랑하고 존경하는 @eaeon 형의 앨범에 함께 했습니다. 개인적으로 너무너무 조화롭게 나온 좋은 곡이라고 생각합니다. 많이 들어주세요 !! 고맙습니다 😇😘 #RM pic.twitter.com/zqgZP468XV— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) April 30, 2021
Korean singer-songwriter John Eun, who features on guitar for three tracks, including '그러지마 Don't,' shared on Instagram: "It is an honor to be a part of this."
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RM and eAeon previously worked together in 2018 on 'badbye' from RM's mixtape, mono. Meanwhile, both RM and eAeon featured on backing vocals on John Eun's 2020 single, 'Hope'.
The 11-track record, which is slated for release on vinyl later this year, also features collaborations with neo-soul singer Jclef and rapper Swervy.
TO INTERNATIONAL FANS:— 이이언 (@eaeon) July 22, 2021
I believe it will be possible to ship overseas once the general sales begin. I will inform you in detail.