JYJ’s Kim Junsu and Gummy Collaborate on Remake of a K-Pop Classic
After appearing as a guest star in JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong’s concert, Gummy will be collaborating with another member of JYJ and fellow label mate Kim Junsu.
According to a rep from C-JeS Entertainment on December 14, “Kim Junsu and Gummy partnered together to sing Kim Kwang Seok’s ‘The Reason For Love’ for a special album created in celebration of the opening of the musical ‘December,’ which will be released on December 18.”
This special album commemorates the 50th birthday of singer Kim Kwang Seok, now deceased, and Kim Junsu and Gummy are gaining much interest through recording one of his most beloved hits. The album also includes four more tracks. “The Reason For Love” reinterpreted by Kim Junsu and Gummy will display a vintage sound of the 90s in a retro medium tempo beat.
The representative added, “The distinctive voice colors of Kim Junsu and Gummy matched well together to create a cheerful song. They displayed perfect teamwork as fellow label mates.”
Meanwhile, Kim Junsu will be also starring in the musical “December,” which will open its curtains on December 16. Gummy will be holding her joint concert tour with Wheesung titled “Do It” beginning December 14 at the Busan KBS Hall.