To have fun their fifth debut anniversary, the I.O.I members reunited for a extremely anticipated dwell broadcast!
On May 4 at 7 p.m. KST, I.O.I held a dwell broadcast titled “I.5.I – Yes, I Love It!” to talk with their followers. Members Lim Nayoung, Yoo Yeonjung, Jung Chaeyeon, Somi, Kim Sejeong, Chungha, Choi Yoojung, Kim Sohye, and Kim Doyeon all individually greeted viewers. Due to conflicting schedules, Kyulkyung and Kang Mina weren’t current.
The women shared updates on their actions, with chief Lim Nayoung selling her upcoming drama “Imitation.” Somi revealed that she was getting ready for an upcoming album and Kim Sejeong talked about her new musical. The remainder of the members shared that they have been having fun with their relaxation.
In one nook of the published, the group watched outdated movies from the course of their profession, beginning with their debut showcase to their ultimate live performance. Kim Sejeong commented, “Even though we discuss these memories all the time in our group chat, it’s interesting that we still miss it.” Choi Yoojung chimed in, “Although it was short, we did so much together that we never run out of things to talk about.”
The subsequent section featured a recreation the place the ladies have been put to the take a look at to see in the event that they remembered their outdated choreography, dancing and having enjoyable to songs like “Dream Girls” and “Very Very Very.” After, they went by a few of their images collectively, proving the group’s long-standing friendship.
I.O.I then responded to fan questions. When requested what they need to do first once they all meet up once more, Chungha answered, “I want to promote together. I also want to go on variety shows.” The subsequent query was “What would you do if you got the chance to turn back time?” Kim Sejeong shared that she’d prefer to sing “Whatta Man (Good Man)” as a complete group, which was initially solely carried out as a unit. Kim Doyeon added that she’d prefer to soak up extra from their ultimate live performance.
Lastly, the group emotionally expressed their gratitude to 1 one other and their followers, sharing their hopes for I.O.I to remain like this sooner or later too. Later, the ladies grew much more emotional once they acquired a shock video name from Kyulkyung.
Following the dwell broadcast, lots of the members took to their particular person social media accounts to share images and feedback.
Lim Nayoung posted a gaggle picture and captioned it, “Thank you to everyone who has congratulated us on our fifth debut anniversary. Thanks to the fans who have waited for us, today’s miracle was possible. I love you.”
On her Stories, she added images taken with varied members.
On her Instagram Stories, Somi shared a clip of her singing “Very Very Very” on the ukelele whereas Jung Chaeyeon filmed her. She additionally added images taken together with her members.
Kim Doyeon additionally uploaded images together with her members onto her Instagram story.
Choi Yoojung posted a number of group images and added the caption, “I.O.I fifth anniversary. I want to say thank you to everyone who consistently waited and supported us so that we would be able to keep this promise. I’m so glad that we were able to be happy together today. Yes, I love it! I love you I.O.I.”
With the identical group images, Jung Chaeyeon posted the caption, “I am so thankful and happy that I have such precious relationships. We were able to reunite thanks to you all. Thank you so much to our fans who have waited for us. Yes, I love it.”
Kyulkyung took followers on a visit down reminiscence lane by sharing outdated images with I.O.I. On her final submit, she shared Kim Doyeon’s submit and added, “miss u guys.”
Kang Mina reposted Instagram tales from Kyulkyung and Kim Doyeon earlier than including onto the latter’s, “Our memories are so pretty.”
I.O.I is a challenge group that was shaped in 2016 following season one among “Produce 101.” The group promoted for a 12 months earlier than disbanding and returning to their respective companies. At the time of their disbandment in 2017, I.O.I promised to reunite in 5 years and stored that promise with this dwell broadcast.
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