Some of their comebacks have been marked as quite the event since they have recorded a vast amount of achievements being received, both digital and actual awards for their hard work. One of their special comebacks is the “Knock Knock” comeback which is also the era most fans remember. In this article, we are going to present you with a rundown of TWICE “Knock Knock” era: from their EP, concept, fashion, fan-cam, awards, and a lot more! Let’s check out the more detailed information in the article below!
Twicecoaster: Lane 2 – Knock Knock
“Knock Knock” is one of the singles from TWICE’s special album titled Twicecoaster: Lane 2 that was released on February 20th, 2017, of the genres of K-Pop and bubblegum. The song which lasts about 3:15 minutes was written by several famous songwriters, such as Shim Eun-jee, Lee Woo-min “Collapsedone”, and Mayu Wakisaka. This song was chosen as Twicecoaster: Lane 2‘s lead single after TWICE had released Twicecoaster: Lane 1 which eventually became the reissue of this special album. There are also 2 teaser videos that were also released to enliven TWICE’s comeback and make the fans even more enthusiastic to welcome the new concept of TWICE.
In the first teaser, there is a door knock at the end of TWICE’s “TT” music video. The last scene was made with the purpose of being the first teaser for “Knock Knock.”
In the second teaser, TWICE members can be seen dancing with stop-motion videos where they each wear costumes that are very bright and feminine. This scene is seen as one of the concepts and music videos for “Knock Knock” which is full of cheerful vibes. Before the release of “Knock Knock,” TWICE also did a V-Live broadcast for their comeback countdown together with the fans at exactly 23:30 KST before the music video was finally released the next day.
After launching a photo teaser, the concept of the TWICE comeback song suddenly circulated on the internet. From the lively discussion of netters, “Knock Knock” is said to be carrying the genre of music that is a blend of pop, rock, and disco. Not only that, but there are also those who say house beat with the lyrics of “Knock Knock” will be repeated endlessly. And another important thing, the concept of the song as shown by the members in the photo teaser is a concept of a cutie and lovely girl as well. Some of the scenes in TWICE’s “Knock Knock” music video feature Park Jin-young who wore pajamas invited laughter from the audience because of their very funny looks. Even so, JYP got praise from one of TWICE’s members, Dahyun. According to Dahyun, JYP was very professional in his role as an only cameo. “When we were filming for the ‘Knock Knock’ music video, usually each person would need an hour and a half to take pictures of their part,” Dahyun said. “Sana and I secretly watched Park Jin-young film the scene. And it only took five minutes. He was very professional.”
Just a few hours after being released, “Knock Knock” immediately reaped a variety of achievements. Following the 1 million views in just 5 hours of release, “Knock Knock” also immediately won the title of All Kill by dominating 8 charts of South Korean music sites. The “Knock Knock” music video itself was immediately flooded with various positive comments from fans. Not a few fans were satisfied with the latest single that became a hit by Nayeon and her fellow members. “Wow. The music video is amazing. I’m satisfied,” wrote a fan. “Let’s make 10 million views in 24 hours,” added other fans. “Twice has never been a disappointment,” another commented.