[!!!!! IMPORTANT TRANSLATION !!!!!] WHY PEOPLE SHOULD STOP TALKING SHIT ABOUT SHINee? Here are the answers. PLEASE GIVE MORE RESPECT AND LOVE TO SHINee BECAUSE THEY CLEARLY DESERVE THE WORLD
2008 ✨Debuted in 2008, oldest member was 18, youngest was 14 (not korean age) ✨Known to be a secret project so there were no rumours or public appearances before debut yet they became extremely popular with their debut song and brought ‘skinny jeans’ to men in the fashion world ✨They received their first win less than 4 months after debut along with an official Fanclub name, the same year they received newcomer awards grand slam and there were tons of other groups that were nominees.
2009 ✨Tough, sexy concepts were trendy but they made a cb with a completely opposite concept (Juliette), at the same time as their comeback stage they were nominated as first place along with suju & davichi, SHINee won. ✨Ring Ding dong is still picked as a 'song you shouldn’t listen to for year 12 final exams’ bc it’s so addicting, the song also achieved triple crowns, a fake SHINee group was created in Cambodia after the song was released.
2010 ✨Lucifer was released and it still remains to be well known today, the 'buffering dance’ was also famous. They held their first ever concert 2 years after debut, at the time it was going to be held at the 88 Gymnasium but people complained that the venue was too small so it was changed to the Olympic gymnasium, they also had a solo concert in Japan (before their Japanese debut) and all tickets were sold out.
2011 ✨Debuted in Japan and basically killed the charts, they set the best record out of all loop groups. The number of albums they sold was incredible to the point where the Japanese records association gave recognition to SHINee’s album as a golden album. ✨They performed at London’s last square, for the first time their website went down from the crowded ticket reservation system.
2012 ✨Sherlock was released in Korea after 1year&6months even after the long period of no cb THEY still managed to win triple crowns along with giving the public/Kpop world a huge impact with their choreography and vocals. ✨Japanese arena tours happened, along with continuous tours around Asia
2013 ✨MoY, MoM, MoU became another success ✨Their mr removed performance of everybody became a hot topic as their live skills were perfect even from the tough choreography, ✨Received a daesang award ✨The only group that won 3 awards each at Seoul music awards and golden disk awards
2014 ✨Taemin became one of the very first sm artists to release a solo album his album Ace made it to 2nd place in Bilboard world album charts ✨Short SHINee world tour ✨SHINee fandom in Japan grew bigger with their album releases
2015 ✨Performed at Tokyo dome for the first time, gathering 100 000 fans. ✨Jonghyun’s first solo album became the first ever album in Korea to chart no.1 on Billboard world album charts ✨Their comeback 'Odd’ brought a trend of contact lenses and wide pants to other idol groups and the public. They became the first group in Korea that released a song in the deep house genre, married to the music also showed good results
2016 ✨For the first time after GD’s 'Heartbreaker,’ Taemin became first (high quality artist) in 'Male solos’ His prerecordings gathered many fans, up to 1000 ✨Jonghyun’s solo album received a compliment about musical quality from Billboard ✨1of1, which many people call a 'failure’ wasn’t a failure they became the first idols to attempt a full 90s concept, from music video to clothes and their widened vocal range was shown through Tell Me What To Do, in addition, 1of1 member parts were divided almost equally which gave a strong indication of all members’ strong vocals ✨In terms of awards (the main ones): Newcomer Award in 2008 AT GDA and SMA Popularity award from 2009 to 2015 at GDA (2014 was Taemin) Popularity award in 2010, 2012-2015 at SMA ✨not a single member has left the group and there has been no changes
SHINee rules. -The End-
THREE MORE THINGS ✨SHINee world fandom made 'cannon cameras’ trendy amongst fandoms ✨'let’s walk on a flower path’ became trendy after SHINee world made it a fan event banner at SWC4 ✨Only idols that have received both the prime minister’s award + ministry of culture award
Another view from West Thumb in Yellowstone National Park. The coppers colors in the foreground make a nice contrast for the beautiful blues of the water and the majestic snow covered mountains in the distance.
lets just all go and live in vans and tell the people we love that we love them all them time and realise that when your only problem is the sun rising to early and waking you up it’s a fucking good life
The spring runoff made this waterfall sound just like it’s name “Thunder"bird Falls. This long exposure shot was a little tricky to get as there were teenagers already wading in the freezing spring water.