This song may not be the latest craze on the KPop Music Charts, but it came from one of the stronger albums YG had engineered for their Bad-ass Girl Group, 2ne1. Most of 2ne1’s songs are known to be upbeat, electro-funk with a smidge of in-your-face-sucka attitude.
“Lonely” stood out as one of the mellow songs on the track list, and it garnered quite a few fans from fellow-musicians, one of them being 4Men (a.k.a Ballad Gods) 🙂
The following is the acoustic version of 2ne1’s performance of “Lonely”
More subdued, but somehow richer compared to the original release.
Now, this is 4Men’s cover of “Lonely” although it covers just the first verse + chorus.
This performance was recorded during their stint on Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook show on KBS:
Ehrmerhgerds… those chord progressions… MELTS!!
You’d have to scoop me off the floor if he covered the entire song… jus’ sayin.
and yes, still experiencing the hollowness within, post-SLA