Chanty of Lapillus says BTS among her K-Pop inspirations
Now officially set to become a K-Pop idol herself in just a few hours, Chanty of Lapillus said among the people who inspired her is BTS.
In an online interview with the press, the Filipina-Argentinian artist said the global superstars ignited a spark within her to pursue her dream of entering the K-world.
"I became an actual K-Pop fan because of BTS sunbaenim. They [were] a big factor of how I wanted to become a K-Pop star 'cause seeing them perform, dancing, singing, all that, I was like, 'That's so cool.'"
Apart from BTS, Chanty said she would also listen and watch Blackpink, 2NE1, and IU's performances.
"They all have different styles but because of that, their stages, their facial expressions, everything, and the message they're sending to the world, I loved it so much and I wanted to be part of such great work."
Chanty is set to debut alongside her fellow members in Lapillus with their single "Hit Ya!" on Monday, 5 p.m.
Prior to their debut, Chanty has already been charming the world with her vocal and acting prowess in various online content. Her concept photo for their debut single has also been released.
While waiting for the music video's release, get yourself more hyped with these teasers below.
Lapillus(????) 'HIT YA!' MV Teaser1https://t.co/PFNGVukslm#Lapillus #???? #HIT_YA #?? pic.twitter.com/QYw87vyfw0— Lapillus OFFICIAL (@offclLapillus) June 17, 2022
Lapillus(????) 'HIT YA!' MV Teaser2https://t.co/yKmbhDppbr#Lapillus #???? #HIT_YA #?? pic.twitter.com/PaJkNDkwgr— Lapillus OFFICIAL (@offclLapillus) June 18, 2022
—MGP, GMA News