Bestie (band)

Bestie( Hangul : 베스티, stylized asBESTie) is a four-member South Korean girl group under YNB Entertainment. They made their official debut with "Pitapat" on July 11, 2013.

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 Bestie (band)'s History

Pre-debut[edit]

SharpandMagic Kid Masuriat age 10.In spring 2013, she played the role of Park Hyung-sik 's girlfriend in the tvN dramaNine: Nine Time Travels.

2013-2015: Debut andExcuse Me[edit]

On October 16, Bestie returned with their second single album "Love Options" (연애의 조건), with a music video;their comeback stage was held the same day on Mnet 'sM! Countdown.

.On July 11, Bestie released a fifth digital single entitled "Like a Star", as a celebration for their one-year anniversary.

, Bestie performed "I Need You" onM! Countdowna day before the song's digital release.

Music Bankas a year end performance.

On May 8, 2015, Bestie released their 2nd mini-album "Love Emotion" and released a music video for their title track "Excuse Me". In just over 1 Month after its release, their Music Video, "Excuse Me" reached 2 Million views, being their most viewed Music Video in comparison to how long the Music Video was released for. Their Music Video for "Excuse Me" ranked 4th on the Billboard's "Most Viewed K-Pop Videos in America" for the month of May, and ranked 6th on the Billboard's "Most Viewed K-Pop Videos around the World" for the month of may. On June 2, Bestie received 4th Place on Music Program, "The Show".

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 Bestie (band)'s Members

  • ) was a former member of EXID, under the name of Dami. She left the group EXID to finish her studies.
  • who was formally planned to be in a quartet girl group with EXID 's Hani , Secret 's Jieun and Sistar 's Hyorin . However, the group was never formed, making UJi leave JYP Entertainment . She was a former member of EXID, she left to finish her studies.
  • ) was a former S.M. Entertainment trainee.
  • ) was a former JYP Entertainment trainee and former member of EXID. She left EXID to pursue a career in acting.

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 Bestie (band)'s Discography

Extended plays[]

TitleAlbum DetailsPeak chart
Positions
Sales
Hot Baby 7
Love Emotion
  • Released: May 8, 2015
  • Label: YNB Entertainment
  • Format: CD, digital download
8
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that region.

Singles[]

YearTitlePeak chart positionsSalesAlbum
2013"Pitapat" 84 90
Pitapat(single)
"Love Options" 113
Hot Baby
"Zzang Christmas"
(feat.Yoo Se-yoon)
130
Zzang Christmas(single)
2014"Thank U Very Much" 53 74
Hot Baby
"Like A Star"
"Hot Baby" 53
"I Need You" 74
2015"Excuse Me" 74
Love Emotion
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that region.

Collaborations[]

YearSongMember(s)ArtistAlbum
2013 Hyeyeon Quattro Code Quattro Code Project
2014 Hyeyeon Yoo Seung-woo Yoo Seung-woo
2015 UJi The ChannelsNon-album releases
Dahye Yoo Se-yoonfeat. Hae-yong ofAlmeng
"Perfect Chemistry" Hyeyeon Just Cricket
"So Good" UJi Chad Future 2nd Mini Album

Music videos[]

YearTitleDirector(s)Notes
2013 "Pitapat"
"Love Options"Unknown
"Zzang Christmas"
2014 "Thank U Very Much"
"Like a Star"Unknown
"Hot Baby"
2015 "Love Letter" UJi feat. The Channels
"Excuse Me"

Guest appearances[]

YearSongArtist(s)Member(s)
2013 D-UnitHaeryung
"Sing the Spring" 40 (Forty)
"Like a Movie" 40 (Forty) and Lim Jeong-hee
2014 "Go and Come Back" Son Heun-soo Hyeyeon and Haeryung
"YAHAGE" New Champ UJi
Baek Ji-youngHaeryung
High4
2015 Noel
"Spring Rain" Ha Yang-soo Hyeyeon
"Autumn Leaves" UJi Haeryung

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 Bestie (band)'s Filmography

Television[]

Variety shows[]

YearTitleMember(s)NetworkNote
2013 Comedy Big League All tvN
Immortal Songs 2 UJi KBS
2014 Weekly Idol Hyeyeon, Dahye and Haeryung MBC Every1 Episode 145 (with100%)
Star Beauty Show All SBS funE
Immortal Songs 2 UJi KBS
Idol School All MBC Music Episode 1, 3 and 4
Concert Feel All KBS
After School Club All Arirang TV Episode 115 (with B.I.G)
2014-2015 Let's Go! Dream Team
Season 2
All KBS (Recurring)
2015 A Song For You Season 3 All KBS Episode 22 (withBoys Republic)
Comedy Big League All tvN
Catch Music If You Can All MBC Music withAlmeng
Her Secret Weapon Dahye MBC Every1
King of Mask Singer UJi MBC Episode 23 and 24

Musical theatre[]

YearMusical theatreMember(s)Role
2014 UJi Jung Hye-won (Supporting role)
2015 Deena Jones (Lead role)

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 Bestie (band)'s Awards and nominations

YearAwardsCategoryRecipientResult
2015 Golden Disk Awards BestieWon

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 Bestie (band)'s References

  1. "Artists Search > BESTie (베스티)". KBS World Radio. Retrieved February 27, 2015. 
  2. "EXID(이엑스아이디), 유지·다미·해령 OUT 새 멤버 IN '5인조 체제'". The Chosun Ilbo (in Korean). April 30, 2012. 
  3. "My Name is, 베스티 (1)". TenAsia (in Korean). October 26, 2013. Retrieved February 24, 2015. 
  4. "베스티 해령, 게임 모델 발탁, 대세 입증". Hankook Ilbo (in Korean). January 16, 2014. Retrieved February 27, 2015. 
  5. Hong, Grace Danbi (July 12, 2013). "BESTie Debuts with Hearts Going ‘Pitapat’ MV". enewsWorld (Mwave). Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  6. "My Name is, 베스티 (2) 베스티랑 친구하실래요?". TenAsia (in Korean). October 23, 2013. Retrieved February 24, 2015. 
  7. Lee Jeong-hyeon (October 18, 2013). "'컴백' 베스티, '대세' 김우빈과 인증샷. 기운 제대로 받았네!". Sports Chosun (in Korean). Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  8. "유세윤-베스티 합작 캐롤 ‘짱 크리스마스’ 뮤비 현장컷 공개". Hankook Ilbo. December 16, 2013. Retrieved February 27, 2015. 
  9. "이단옆차기 "베스티, 올 한해 가장 눈 부시게 발전할 걸그룹"". Nate Is (in Korean). February 28, 2014. Retrieved February 28, 2014. 
  10. Jin Eun-soo (February 24, 2014). "Bestie all ready to ‘Thank You’". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  11. "’뮤직뱅크’ AOA 걸스데이 베스티, 소녀시대로 분한 걸그룹들". TenAsia (in Korean). June 27, 2014. Retrieved February 27, 2015. 
  12. Kim Ji-yeon (July 11, 2014). "베스티, 데뷔 1주년 기념 스페셜 싱글 '별처럼' 발표" [Bestie release special single 'Like a Star' to celebrate first anniversary]. Mnet (in Korean). Retrieved February 27, 2015. 
  13. Park Soo-jeong (July 22, 2014). "베스티, ‘핫 베이비’ 티저 공개...여름 발랄 섹시 출사표". TenAsia (in Korean). Retrieved February 27, 2015. 
  14. Lee Sun-min (August 27, 2014). "Bestie poses in school outfits for release of new digital mini-album". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  15. Kim Hyung Woo (September 1, 2014). "BESTie Rushes to Hospital After Getting into Car Accident". Newsen. Translated by Yeawon Jung (Mwave). Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  16. "Performances From EXO, SISTAR, TaeTiSeo, BEAST & More On The December 19th Year End 'Music Bank' Episode". Kpopstarz. December 20, 2014. Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  17. "India is about to receive their love for the Hallyu Wave with 2015 Feel Korea concert in New Delhi". HELLOASIA. 
  18. "Artists". YBN Entertainment official website (in Korean). Retrieved February 24, 2015. 
  19. "Gaon Album Chart". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  20. "2014년 08월 (August 2014) Album Chart". Gaon Chart (in Korean). KMCIA. Archived from the original on May 14, 2015. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  21. "2015년 상반기 총결산 (First half of 2015) Album Chart (Domestic)". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea Music Content Industry Association. Archived from the original on July 10, 2015. Retrieved July 9, 2015. 
  22. "Gaon Digital Chart". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved May 13, 2015. "Excuse Me". May 16, 2015. Archived from the original on May 21, 2015. 
  23. "Korea K-Pop Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved January 28, 2014. 
  24. "Gaon Download Chart - 2013년 7월 (July 2013)". Gaon Chart (in Korean). KMCIA. Archived from the original on February 2, 2014. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  25. "Gaon Download Chart - 2013년 10월 (October 2013)". Gaon Chart (in Korean). KMCIA. Archived from the original on February 2, 2014. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  26. Total sales for "Zzang Christmas":
  27. Total sales for "Thank U Very Much":
  28. Total sales for "Hot Baby":
  29. Total sales for "I Need You":
  30. Total sales for "Excuse Me":
  31. "남성4인조 밴드 쿼트로코드, 베스티 혜연과 입맞춤". MBN (in Korean). December 5, 2013. Retrieved March 1, 2015. 
  32. "유승우, 오늘만큼 내일이 더 기대되는 소년 (인터뷰)". Korea Economic Daily (in Korean). September 25, 2015. Retrieved March 1, 2015. 
  33. "베스티 유지, 신곡 ‘너만 봐’ 발표 "이단옆차기 마이키와 입맞춤"". Gaon Chart (in Korean). February 17, 2015. 
  34. "유세윤과 베스티 다혜의 양말싸움 전말(사진)". The Huffington Post Korea (in Korean). Retrieved 12 March 2015. 
  35. 걸그룹 베스티, 데뷔 싱글 '두근두근' 발표 (in Korean). Yonhap. July 12, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  36. 베스티, 티저 공개하고 컴백 카운트다운. 여전히 에너지 넘치네! (in Korean). Sports Chosun. February 27, 2014. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  37. 컴백 베스티… 속옷을 겉옷위에? 해괴하고 섹시한 '슈퍼맨' 패션 (in Korean). Joongang Daily. May 7, 2015. Retrieved May 13, 2015. 
  38. "[M+입덕리포트] 베스티, 꽃미모 속 숨겨진 반전매력…"내숭이 뭐예요?"". Maeil Broadcasting Network (in Korean). August 21, 2014. 
  39. "베스티 해령, 백지영 뮤비출연 인증샷 ‘여신자태’". The Chosun Ilbo (in Korean). May 21, 2014. 
  40. "하이포 '뱅뱅뱅' 뮤비에 베스티 해령 출연. 홍원기 감독이 메가폰 잡아". The Chosun Ilbo (in Korean). August 25, 2014. 
  41. "노을 신곡 ‘목소리’ 티저 영상 공개, 베스티 해령 눈물 열연". Hankook Ilbo (in Korean). January 1, 2015. 
  42. "뮤지컬 ‘풀하우스’ 봤어?③ 베스티 유지의 새로운 발견, 원석이 나타났다!". TenAsia (in Korean). April 30, 2014. 
  43. "베스티 유지, 뮤지컬 '풀하우스' 캐스팅". Asiae.co.kr (in Korean). March 21, 2014. 
  44. "베스티 유지, 뮤지컬 ‘드림걸즈’ 출연". Donga Ilbo (in Korean). January 12, 2015. 
  45. Hong Jung Won (January 16, 2015). "EXO Wins Big while CN Blue Takes Four Trophies Home from ‘Golden Disc Awards’". Newsen. Translated by Yeawon Jung (Mwave). Retrieved February 25, 2015. 

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