|Photo image of singer Chungha and Paul Kim for their new collaboration. Courtesy of Kakao M|
By Cho Hae-min
K-pop singer Chungha and solo artist Paul Kim collaborated on the song "Loveship," which will be released Jan. 21, at 6 p.m.
Chungha and Paul Kim both uploaded the same black and white photo of the pair in school uniform, to Instagram, Jan. 8.
Kakao M, the music production company, officially revealed Jan. 13 that the two artists will release a duet song, which Paul Kim has both composed and written the lyrics for.
Chungha, best known as a member of the girl group I.O.I from Mnet's survival show "Produce 101," debuted with the EP "Hands on Me," June 7, 2017. One of her songs "Gotta go" released Jan. 2, 2019 set a milestone of being streamed over 100 million times as of last November.
Paul Kim debuted in 2014 as a ballad singer and gained popularity through his song "Every day, Every moment," a song from the soundtrack of the 2018 SBS drama "Shall we kiss first?"