Former AKB48 Member Miyu Takeuchi To Feature In October’s “Monthly Yoon Jong-Shin”

Are you excited for her Korean debut?

Former AKB48 member Miyu Takeuchi is the feature for October’s Monthly Yoon Jong-shin, a music project by singer Yoon Jong-shin.

Last year, Miyu appeared on the Mnet production PRODUCE48 and advanced to the final. Miyu was loved by many fans.

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Yoon Jong-shin said, “This song was made two years ago when I wrote a lot of city pop. At that time, there was no one who could sing it right away, but I started searching for a singer again at the beginning of this year. I was encouraged by Miyu, a Mystic Story trainee. When we actually recorded it, she was really keen to practice Korean and the song was better than anything else.”

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The October issue “My Type” is a confession song from a female perspective and features the sensitivity of songs like Kang Suji‘s “Violet Fragrance”. The music video was also made with the retro sensibilities of the 1980s in mind.

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“My Type” was originally scheduled to be released in July but was postponed temporarily due to concerns over the deterioration of Japan-Korea relations that was going on at the time.

Yoon Jong-shin added, “Looking back now, I feel like I was too cautious, but at that point in time, the atmosphere was not right. Miyu, who had the dream of becoming a singer in Korea, is a person who works harder than anyone, so I want to support that dream.”

“My Type” sung my Miyu Takeuchi will be released on October 16 at 6:00 pm.

Source: kstyle
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