MBC’s hip-hop program “Target: Billboard – KILL BILL” is once against in news headlines due to one of its featured artists: Jessi. And no, she didn’t do anything controversial.
On Tuesday, MBC released a teaser featuring for its new entertainment program “Target: Billboard – KILL BILL” is a survival program where the contestants aim to chart on Billboards chart. To do so, the producers have secured a line-up of some of South Korea’s most celebrated hip-hop stars.
From Dok2 to Cheetah, YDG (Yang Dong-geun), BewhY, SanE, Rhythm Power, and Jessi are set to set the stage on fire with original songs and performances. Notably, the winner of the program will collaborate with DJ Khaled.
It should be no surprise then that excitement and anticipation for the programs are high.
In particular, a recently released teaser featuring Jessie has become a hot topic. Jessi became a leading female rapper in the country after appearing on a season of “Unpretty Rapstars” on Mnet. Her subsequent releases and collaboration helped to build her public persona as a rapper who is brash and unafraid to speak her mind.
With a teaser of her performance on the show released on Monday, many are looking forward to seeing how she performs as one of two female artists on the programs. Her soulful vocals, rap, and sexy dance moves have caught viewers’ eyes. Additionally, her words gained attention as she showed her competitive spirit saying that she doesn’t think Dok2 will win and that BewhY’s stage was boring.
Meanwhile, as more teasers for the show continue to generate anticipation for the show which premieres in the coming weeks.
Translated by O.C