Introduction to MAMAMOO
"I say mama, mama, mooo~ Hello, we are Mamamoo!"
MAMAMOO (마마무) consist of 4 members: Solar, Moonbyul, Wheein and Hwasa. MAMAMOO debuted debuted on June 18, 2014, under Rainbow Bridge World (formerly WA Entertainment) with the single, "Mr. Ambiguous". Their debut was considered by some critics as one of the best Kpop debuts of 2014. Also, the group is known for their strong vocal performances.
Prior to their official debut, Mamamoo collaborated with several artists. Their first collaboration titled "Don't Be Happy" with Bumkey was released on January 8, 2014. On February 11th, 2014 Mamamoo released their second collaboration with K. Will titled "Peppermint Chocolate" featuring Wheesung. On May 30th Mamamoo released another collaboration with rap duo Geeks called "HeeHeeHaHeHo".
On June 18, 2014, the group made their official debut with the lead single "Mr. Ambiguous" from their first extended play, "Hello". They made their first live appearance on June 19, 2014 episode of Mnet Countdown.
The group released their first OST contribution, "Love Lane", for Marriage, Not Dating.
On November 21, 2014, the group released with their second extended play, "Piano Man" with the title track of the same name. The title song peaked at 41 on Gaon's Digital Chart.
On April 2, 2015, Mamamoo released "Ahh Oop!", a collaboration song with their label mate, eSNa. The song is a pre-release track for their third extended play, "Pink Funky".
On June 19, 2015, the group officially released their third extended play, "Pink Funky" with "Um Oh Ah Yeh" that serves as their title track. The song was a commercial success and reached at number three on the Gaon Chart.
On March 6th 2016 Mamamoo received their first music show win with the song "You're the Best" on Inkigayo. They received eight wins in total for the single.
According to Billboard, Mamamoo is the second Korean Pop Girl Group that all four members are Billboard-charting artists on World Digital Song Sales after 2NE1.
Mamamoo are the only third generation Kpop girl group to be credited as lyricists and composers in Japan (JASRAC).
|Record Labels||Victor Entertainment, RBW, HOW Entertainment (left: Jan 1, 2016), WA Entertainment (left: Feb 1, 2015)|
|Debut||Jun 19, 2014|
|Years Active||2014 - Present|
|Debut to 1st Win||626 days|
|Most Popular Member||Moonbyul|
MAMAMOO Member Profiles
HIP -Japanese ver.-
reality in BLACK
Queendom <Box of Pandora>, Pt.1
Taller than you
I Miss You
Don't Be Happy