K-Pop boy group, Monsta X, have made their comeback to Korean music with a mini album titled “Fantasia”. The 7-track album is accompanied by the release of a music video for the lead single of the same name. Clad in black and gold brocade, with high energy choreography, the group gives their fans a taste of their signature style.
Monsta X have been riding a wave of success after their breakthrough in commercial Western music with their tracks “Who Do U Love?” and “You Can’t Hold My Heart”. Their recent releases, including their last album “All About Luv” have all been English language releases. “All About Luv” even reached No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 200 upon release.
“Fantasia” – the lead single from the mini album of the same name is a high-bass, up tempo dance tune. Following in the footsteps of production elements familiar to Monsta X fans, the track is an impassioned display of the members’ abilities to entertain. Complete with complex choreography, grand sets and moody visuals, the music video has been garnering positive fan reactions.
The 7-track album features tracks like “It Ain’t Over”, “Chaotic” and “Stand Up”. The theme of high energy dance tunes runs throughout, providing fans with a different sound than their past few releases. Since the release, Monsta X continues to trend on Twitter with half a million tweets and counting.
“Fantasia” by Monsta X is out now on all streaming platforms.
By: Ahalya Narayanan