The rest of 2020 is off to a promising start, with the first OST lineup for highly anticipated tvN K-drama Record of Youth announced today (3/9).
Music Director Nam Hye Seung on creating the soundtracks for Record of Youth, It's Okay To Not Be Okay, Crash Landing on You, and more
A star-studded lineup of singers will join heartthrob lead Park Bo Gum, Parasite star Park So Dam, and Flower Crew's Byun Woo Seok, who will tell the stories of youth pursuing their dreams in the fashion industry, rivaled by class differences.
EXO's Baekhyun, SEVENTEEN's Seung Kwan, Chung Ha, Lee Hi, MAMAMOO's Wheein, Kim Jae Hwan, and J rabbit, are set to sing the OST for the K-drama. The announcement this morning had sent their fans rejoicing:
Baekhyun really be out there doing 3 OSTs, a collab, a remake, a project group album all while selling 1 million copies of his 2nd mini album- AND BOY, HE DID THIS ALL IN THE SAME YEAR!?— 큐티 🍭 (@qtpiebyunbaek) September 3, 2020
Baekhyun, both him and his voice be shining bright in 2020 ❤️✨#BAEKHYUN @B_hundred_Hyun pic.twitter.com/GxsE0gSzN2
Record of Youth will star Park Bogum and Park Sodam. It's sooooo exciting. I need to hear wheein's ost in every episode please 😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/8B8vJoM8Dh— 🍒 (@honeywhee_) September 3, 2020
best ost lineup i've ever seen! pic.twitter.com/cEiiQqld50— alle🕊️IN生•𝕭📌 (@brownkyugar) September 2, 2020
'Go', sung by Seung Kwan, will be the first OST to be released on digital platforms on 7 September.
Record of Youth's OST is curated and created by renowned K-drama music director Nam Hye Seung, who previously worked on the soundtracks of It's Okay To Not Be Okay, Crash Landing on You, Goblin, and more. Working together with director Ahn Gil-Ho who is best remembered for the captivating screenplay in Doctors, WATCHER, Memories of Alhambra, and Temperature of Love, Record of Youth may just be another blockbuster hit.
7 tracks we love from It's Okay To Not Be Okay's OST
The 16-episode K-drama will air on Netflix and tvN from 7 September at 7pm (TH/ID Standard Time) or 8pm (SG/MY/PH Standard Time), with two episodes released each week on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Check out CHUNG HA's 'You're in My Soul':
Listen to 'Every second(나의 시간은)' EXO's Baekhyun:
MAMAMOO's Wheein also recorded 'Shine on You (그렇게 넌 내게 빛나)' for the drama. Listen here: