‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

On a recent episode of Lee Young Ji’s “My Alcohol Diary,” Crush confessed that he doesn’t want to perform a certain OST sung by him on stage, even though a lot of people like this song. Keep reading to find out which track it is.

‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

On September 23, Crush took part in the latest episode of Lee Young Ji’s “My Alcohol Diary” series (also known as “No Prepare”). At times, the conversations turned serious as the R&B singer gave Lee advice on music and shared a story about when he was at his lowest.

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‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

Lee Young Ji got his start as a rapper and initially wanted to focus on producing rap-centric music. But now she wonders if she should also include singing or dancing in her performances.

On this subject, she asked Crush how to seek her musical direction. The male artist replied that she should think of creating music like writing a diary.

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Crush on my liquor log

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‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

The male idol also confessed that he himself struggled with his musical direction, especially back when he was at one of the most successful times in his career, i.e. say when he released the hit OST “Beautiful.”

As a reminder, Crush’s “Beautiful” served as the OST for popular tvN drama “Goblin.” The song quickly reached No. 1 on national music charts such as MelOn, Mnet, Bugs, Olleh Music, Genie, Monkey3, and Naver Music shortly after its release on December 31, 2016.

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‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

Returning to the latest episode of Lee Young Ji’s “My Alcohol Diary,” Crush said:

“The time I suffered the most from a slump was when I released ‘Beautiful’ five years ago. That song got a lot of love from people. very grateful but on one side I felt empty.”

The R&B singer went on to say that he was grateful that people liked the song and that he was repeatedly asked to sing it at weddings. However, he revealed that he actually didn’t want to perform this OST on stage.

Crush on my liquor log

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‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

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Crush explained to Lee Young Ji, “Because this song was a bit different from the song I chased so far.”

The “Rush Hour” singer used to work with those in Hongdae underground, like Beenzino, Zion.T, Swings and Giri Boy, and this hip-hop/R&B direction was the only genre he wanted. continue at the time. However, “Beautiful” was a ballad.

Crush on my liquor log

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‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

At that time, he was musically puzzled that he would end up having panic attacks, which made it difficult for him to sing the OST on stage. In fact, there was a time when he was unable to breathe.

Crush on my liquor log

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‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

But Crush also clarified that was then and now he can sing “Beautiful” ten times in a row if asked.

Do you think Crush should release more ballads in the future?

Crush’s ‘Rush Hour’ Featuring J-Hope Tops iTunes Charts Around the World

In other news, Crush made his first comeback since his military discharge last August on September 22. The R&B singer has released his new digital single “Rush Hour” featuring BTS J-Hope.

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‘My Alcohol Diary’: Crush Reveals He Hated Playing THAT OST People Love

As of the morning of the 23rd, “Rush Hour” has reached No. 1 on the iTunes Song Charts in at least 41 different countries, including Chile, Mexico, Brazil, the Philippines, and Indonesia.

The digital single even landed in the top 10 of 68 other regions, including the United States (where it took No. 2), Japan (No. 3) and the United Kingdom (No. 4).

Check out Crush’s “Rush Hour” music video featuring J-Hope below:

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