YG Entertainment’s new girl group BABYMONSTER has celebrated their first Christmas with global fans by releasing a special cover. On December 20th, YG Entertainment posted a video on their official blog titled ‘BABYMONSTER – ‘Christmas Without You’ COVER (SPECIAL PRESENT),’ which is a reinterpretation of Ava Max’s original song infused with BABYMONSTER’s unique style.
The video, set in a space adorned with charming lights and Christmas decorations, captures the festive atmosphere. BABYMONSTER members, dressed in white and red tones, captivate with their warm vocal tones, blending perfectly with the rhythmic accompaniment. Their ability to handle the thrilling high notes towards the end of the song showcases their solid vocal skills.
The arrangement, adding BABYMONSTER’s personality and following YG’s hip-hop DNA, brought a fresh enjoyment to music fans. In particular, the rap parts by members Luca and Asa seamlessly integrated with the vocals, creating a special chemistry.
The use of various props like Christmas trees and gift boxes, along with cute choreography and gestures, highlights the group’s innocent and charming appeal. Their cheerful energy and festive greetings of “Merry Christmas” brought smiles to the audience.
In other news, BABYMONSTER’s debut song ‘BATTER UP,’ released on November 27, quickly topped iTunes song charts in 21 countries and secured high positions on the Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global (Excl. U.S.) charts, ranking at 101st and 49th respectively. Additionally, the song broke records by surpassing 10 million streams on Spotify within just ten days, setting a new record for the fastest K-pop girl group debut song to achieve this milestone.