Fans Find Comfort In Kang Daniel’s ‘Upside Down’ As They React Positively To His Long Awaited Comeback
We have all been waiting patiently for Kang Daniel‘s comeback. After the brilliant masterpiece that was “Yellow“, the multitalented idol showed that there were various layers of his artistry. Beyond the glamour and fun, music is all about a story and a message and with the “Yellow” album, his fearlessness in talking about real-life issues like mental health gained him much critical acclaim and made him a true artist to many. As personal and intimate as they are, have various relatable meanings and elements that many listeners and fans will find resonance with.
With “The Story” being his first full-length album, expectations were duly set so high for the solo artist who through each of his EPs has shown steady and increasing growth, not just in numbers but in terms of his creativity and the delivery. And just a day after its release, it seems every expectation set has been met and surpassed as the idol once again shocks fans with his thoughtfulness, creative expressions, incredible vocals, and message. “The Story” is not just about Kang Daniel but every other person who in many ways has felt something similar. It is a journey that finally leads to that ever so evasive light at the end of the tunnel.
You can watch the music video of the lead single ‘Upside Down‘ below.
The lead single ‘Upside Down’ sets the tone for this incredible story. Like his many other works, fans draw deep meaning and connection to the sound, lyrics, and concepts. Having a feeling of his thoughts and the message he conveys through his art, to many fans, this song, this album, his voice, and its message is both healing and comforting.
Yeeaayy,, feel the happiness with @konnect_danielk … Everything will be okay.. Positive energy overload ????
— YuktikaNiel (@yuktika_isuari) May 24, 2022
So in love with the lyric and video of Upside Down, I am listening to it in loop ? #KANGDANIEL_TheStory #KangDaniel_UpsideDown pic.twitter.com/NRl94LOXZE
— Sasha (@Bigdreamerjoon) May 24, 2022
You guys… reading the lyrics for Upside Down… I want to cry I’m so freaking proud of Kang Daniel ???#theUpSideDownStory #우리가사랑한그애_다니엘의텐스토리#강다니엘 #KangDaniel@konnect_danielk
— ani ?? (@danidanipup) May 24, 2022
In love with @konnect_danielk ‘s new album ? the lyrics of Upside Down speak right through my heart ❤️#KANGDANIEL #UpsideDownhttps://t.co/49RYJtbuNH
— ; (@noonaex17) May 24, 2022
While we are finding comfort in the warmth his beautiful vocal tones provide, fans are excitedly commenting about his B-Boy dance moves. For new fans who might not know this, the idol is one of the best dancers in K-Pop and his B-Boy moves are part of his stellar repertoire. You can click here to watch some of his dance videos. Once again displaying this style, fans were reminded of how much of a talented dancer he was, and couldn’t help but drop notes of compliments for his skills.
His bboying moves omggg ???
?https://t.co/8bPYUvVOPt#KANGDANIEL #TheStory #UpsideDown @konnect_danielk pic.twitter.com/obohTQRhnY
— Mari ? NOLO (@MariBunny9) May 24, 2022
FINALLYY WE GET TO SEE DANIEL BBOYING AGAINN ＼(^o^)／@konnect_danielk #KANGDANIEL_TheStory #KangDaniel_UpsideDown #KangDaniel_UpsideDown_MV #upsidedown #Daniel #Danity pic.twitter.com/xOVypFEm1b
— fxiaotingk (@fannyykim) May 24, 2022
Generally, fans are just greatly pleased with the amazing comeback and its brilliant concepts.
Kang Daniel never disappoints with his music, The Story album and Upside Down MV are AMAZING?? pic.twitter.com/xZ3aD0DDfC
— Alunatic (@aluna_fire) May 24, 2022
you truly are a versatile artist Daniel. I’m so proud of you my talented King ??#theUpSideDownStory #우리가사랑한그애_다니엘의텐스토리 pic.twitter.com/RUvrYXLt6S
— daniel’s alexa¹¹ | STREAM UPSIDE DOWN!! ? (@alexaniellie) May 24, 2022
While ‘Upside Down’ serves as the lead of the thought-provoking, emotional and soothing album, many of the B-Side songs are also gaining lots of attention. One especially being “Don’t Tell” ft Jessi.
okay but can we please talk about #donttell ft JESSI!!! omg i really did not expect that QUALITY ass music #thestory #kangdaniel #jessi #KANGDANIEL_TheStory
— ??♂️ RE: KD COMEBACK (@bvvvlvdds) May 24, 2022
I’M SERIOUSLY GETTING INTO DON’T TELL AACCHHKKK KANG DANIEL X JESSI ??#KANGDANIEL_TheStory #강다니엘 #KANGDANIEL
— ???. (?) (@neobleez) May 24, 2022
DONT TELL BY KANG DANIEL AND JESSI WAS SO F GOOD. COLLAB OF THE YEAR..BOW DOWN TO OUR KING AND QUEEN ??
— cimol #TheStory (@poutyniel) May 24, 2022
kang daniel’s new song with Jessi is actually very good. not something I expectedhttps://t.co/kIxOSLl8np
— blanket ✨ villain seulgi (@irenesblanket) May 24, 2022
Have you listened to the album? Let us know some of your favorite songs in the comments section below.