What is Loona? Everything you need to know about the K-Pop sensation taking over your timeline
'Stan Loona' are the two words now filling your timeline, as the Korean K-Pop band embarks on world domination. The girl group from Seoul is now taking over your timeline, which is probably leaving you with questions like: Who are Loona? What are their songs? And who are Loona's members? Here's everything you need to know about Loona.
Loona were named one of the top 10 K-Pop acts to watch in 2018
They are a 12-piece group who announced one new member a month since October 2016, finishing in March. Each member dropped a music video as they were revealed, culminating with Olivia Hye and her song Egoist. The millions of fans in the Loonaverse are called Loonatics, and are extremely powerful, even though they have yet to release an album all-together.
Who are Loona's members?
You've got Haseul, Vivi, Yves, JinSoul, Kim Lip, Chuu, Heejin, Hyunjin, Go Won, Choerry, Olivia Hye and Yeojin
Loona's biggest hits so far
JinSoul's Singing in the Rain (3.5 million views), Kim Lip's Eclipse (3 million) and Chuu's Heart Attack (2.8 million) are by the far the biggest singles to date.
What is the Loonaverse?
Because Loona's backstory is unique, the Loonaverse has taken on a mind of its own. Each time a new singer was revealed, Loonatics would look for clues about her personality and thirst for her backstory. In an interview with Dazed, Kim Lip said: "We want to show the process of putting puzzles together through our videos and music." Cheorry added: "It’s new, intriguing, and we’re proud. It’s like being in a fairytale."
Why everyone is posting 'Stan Loona'
Loona's runaway success has led everyone to start posting 'Stan Loona' on their timelines:
oh boy! look at the time!
11 ^ 1
10 | 2
9 ⊙—-> stan loona
— loona being gay (@Ioonagay) May 21, 2018
stan: loona pic.twitter.com/tQSXLAeseV
— nathan (@eIenisfoureira) May 24, 2018
stan/troll twitter ganging up and telling me to stan loona pic.twitter.com/a12xC2LO9e
— rei (@reixiv) May 15, 2018
25 rts and I’ll make “stan loona” my senior quote
— 𝕓𝕖𝕥𝕙𝕒𝕟𝕪 ☁️ LOOK AT PINNED TWEET (@mochilovelyz) May 23, 2018