‘Sketchbook’ Jessi: “This song is a message to my haters.” [Yu Huiyeol’s Sketchbook]


Jessi talks about her haters, her music, and her best friend.

No. 1 Girl crush Jessi has dropped her first mini album 12 years after her debut. The album title is ‘Un2verse,’ and Jessi explains that it can be pronounced either ‘Universe’ or ‘Unnie (sister) verse.’ She shows her pride saying that the album represents her world.

She performs the title track ‘Gucci.’ She is declaring a war against the haters with the song. Jessisays that she reads all of the comments about her and gets her feelings hurt from them.

For this album, Jessi has tried on the vinyl pants, 23 years after JYP wore it first in 1994. Jessisays, “They are pretty, but I got rashes from wearing them since air doesn’t go through.”

Jessi’s soulmate Hyorin makes a surprise appearance on the show! It’s her first time on TV after SISTAR disbanded. Jessi and Hyorin perform Rihanna’s ‘Diamond’ together!

Stay tuned for the second part of the summer special featuring musicians with “swag.”

[Yu Huiyeol’s Sketchbook]

Showtime : Wed 23:00 | Re-run: Thurs 05:30, 10:30, 18:20 (Seoul, UTC+9)