SM Entertainment sure read their fans' minds when they dreamt of a summer getaway by the beach.
Partnering with the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, the label behind K-pop superstars EXO, Red Velvet, NCT, Girls' Generation, Superjunior, and TVXQ will be releasing orchestral versions of the all-time favourite songs of their artists. The first song to receive a classical makeover has been announced to be Red Velvet's 'Red Flavour', from their The Red Summer mini album in 2017.
🍉Red Flavor (Orchestra Ver.) to be released today at 6PM KST!— SMTOWN (@SMTOWNGLOBAL) July 17, 2020
🍍Summer song ‘#RedFlavor’ newly transformed & played by the orchestra of 44 musicians!
🍓Check out the song & MV today at 6PM KST! #SM #SMEntertainment #서울시향 #SeoulPhilharmonicOrchestra #박인영 #빨간맛 pic.twitter.com/jXIQeEvagz
While other details have not been officially announced by SM Entertainment, teasers of the new project have been dropped on the SM Classics Instagram account, the sub-label which the orchestral pieces will be produced under.
Here's a throwback to the music video of 'Red Flavour':
Watch the orchestral version of 'Red Flavour' here:
Cover image credit: Red Velvet Official Facebook