Geeks (musical duo)

Geeks( Korean :긱스) is a Korean hip hop duo composed of rappers Lil Boi and Louie. They are signed under Grandline Entertainment and Rainbow Bridge World . They are both credited lyricists, composers, and producers, as well as notable Korean rappers in their own right.They hit mainstream crossover success in a collaboration with Sistar 's Soyou in the track "Officially Missing You Too," a major K-pop hit of 2012.

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 Geeks (musical duo)'s Career

Breakout Debut Success in 2011[edit]

They were also the "Rookie of the Month" for May for the Cyworld Digital Music Awards .

Collaborative Success in 2012[edit]

Geeks were featured in Jung Hye Min's title song "Don't Call Me Nuna," released October 18.

The track and its accompanying collaboration album and music video were both part of a project called "Re:code" supervised and produced by Loen Entertainment to take quality tracks from underground Korean hiphop artists and arrange them to be more mainstream.The Geeks scored their first top ten hit with "Officially Missing You Too."

First Full Length Album in 2013[edit]

Geeks also performed at labelmates' Phantom 's first solo concert on May 17.

The concert featured Ailee and singer IU .

Geeks went with band Phantom to Indonesia as Korean representatives for "Vaganza on November" and performed there on November 24.

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 Geeks (musical duo)'s Discography

Charted Songs[]

YearTitlePeak positionsSalesAlbum
2011"Officially Missing You"56
  • : 800,00+
Officially Missing You
"Just Go"36
  • : 230,535+
Just Go
2012"Officially Missing You, Too"(featSoyou)23
  • : 2,577,624+
Re;code
2013"How are You?"(feat Hareem)4
  • : 1,388,993
Geeks Volume 1: Backpack
"Wash Away"(featAilee)4
  • : 998,423+
"Brilliant Is"(featZico,Mad Clown,Swings, SKULL, Double K, Zizo)75 Brilliant is
"We are" (feat Crybaby and DJ Dopsh)
  • : 126,024+
20th Anniversary Album, Deuces Part 3
"Fly"11
  • :467,486+
Digital Single
"In Front of Your House"(featCrucial Star)47
  • :176,138+
Don't Pick Up The Phone Pt.2
"The Way You Make Me Melt" (Sistarfeat Geeks)22
  • KOR(DL): -
Give It to Me
2014"Hi Hi Ha He Ho"
(withMamamoo)
50
  • : 95,566
Hello

Extended Plays (EPs)[]

NumberMini-albumTrack list
1Officially Missing You
  • Release Date : March 19, 2011
2Hangover
  • Release Date: April 13, 2012
3Geeks Mini Album vol. 2 (Repackage)
  • Release Date: June 25, 2012

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 Geeks (musical duo)'s Nominations and awards

YearRecipientAward/CriticsCategoryResultReference
2013
"Washing Away"
Mnet Asian Music Awards
Song of the YearNominated
Mnet Asian Music Awards
Best Rap PerformanceNominated
MelOn Music Awards
Rap/Hip Hop AwardNominated
Mnet 20's Choice Awards
20's Hot RapperNominated

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 Geeks (musical duo)'s References

  1. "Geeks' Hanteo Profile". Hanteo (in Korean). Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  2. Cumulative sales for "Officially Missing You Too":
  3. "Geeks makes waves with their debut track, "Officially Missing You" + MV". Allkpop. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  4. "Grand Line Entertainment reveals 3rd Grand Show and GEEKS TV news". Allkpop. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  5. "2012 Cyworld Digital Music Awards". Cyworld (in Korean). Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  6. "Hip Hop duo Geeks release MV teaser for new track, "Hang Over"". Allkpop. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  7. "Crucial Star releases first mixtape 'Drawing #1: A Dream Spokesman'". Allkpop. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  8. "Hip hop duo Geeks to stand on same stage as Akon for 'Green Groove Festival 2012'". Allkpop. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  9. "Jung Hye Min releases "Don't Call Me Nuna" feat. Geeks". Allkpop. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  10. "Sistar Soyu and Geeks Project Song Ranks High on Charts". Kpopstarz. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  11. "SISTAR’s Soyu to Collaborate with Hip-Hop Arists Geeks". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  12. "Hip-Hop Duo Geeks Signs Contract with Kim Do Hoon". Kpopstarz. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  13. "Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 ? April Week 3". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  14. "New Albums And Singles Preview ? 2013 April Week 4". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  15. "Geeks Releases Dreamy Comeback MV "Wash Away" Feat. Ailee". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  16. "긱스 (Geeks) - Siren (Feat. Swings) MV". Youtube. Kt Music. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  17. "Phantom recruit labelmates Geeks for their first solo concert". Allkpop. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  18. "Geeks Throw a Surprise Concert for Fans in "Fly" Music Video". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  19. "Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 ? July Week 4". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  20. "Geeks having their first solo concert". StarN News. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  21. "Geeks Holds First Solo Concert Featuring Ailee and IU". KpopStarz. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  22. "Navi Releases 19+ Teaser for "I Ain’t Going Home Tonight"". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  23. "Vocalist A.T. Releases Music Video for "Don’t Be" Featuring Geeks". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  24. "EXO, Rainbow, Tasty, Tiger JK & Yoon Mi Rae & Bizzy and more at Mu:CON 2013". Soompi. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  25. "Geeks-Phantom to Attend Indonesia's 'Vaganza on November' as Korea's Representatives". Kpopstarz. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  26. "Gaon Chart Search" (in Korean). Gaon Chart. 
  27. "Billboard K-Pop Hot 100". Billboard Korea. 
  28. Cumulative sales for "Officially Missing You":
  29. Cumulative sales for "Just Go":
  30. Cumulative sales for "How are You": "Gaon Yearly Most Download Chart 2013 (see #52)" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved July 10, 2014. 
  31. Cumulative sales for "Wash Away": "Gaon Yearly Most Download Chart 2013 (see #50)" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved July 10, 2014. 
  32. Cumulative sales for "We are:" "Gaon October 2013 Most Downloaded Monthly Chart (see #71)" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved July 13, 2014. 
  33. Cumulative sales for "Wash Away": "Gaon Monthly Most Downloaded Chart July 2013 (see #11)" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved July 13, 2014.  "Gaon Monthly Most Downloaded Chart August 2013 (see #69)" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved July 13, 2014. 
  34. Cumulative sales for "In Front of Your House:" "Gaon May 2013 Most Downloaded Monthly Chart (see #47)" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved July 15, 2014. 
  35. Cumulative sales for "Hi Hi Ha He Ho":
  36. "2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) Nominees has been Announced...Let the Voting Begin!". Kpopstarz. Retrieved 2014-06-16.
  37. "2013 M.net Korean Music Festival Winners list". MAMA. Retrieved 2014-06-12.
  38. "Melon Music Awards". Melon Music (in Korean). Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  39. Eun, Elizabeth (18 July 2013). "[20's Choice] 2NE1's CL, Infinite, Shinhwa and More Win Big at 2013 20's Choice Awards". enewsWorld. Retrieved 18 July 2013. 

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