IT'z ICY is the first extended play by the South Korean girl group ITZY, with ICY serving as the album's title track. It was released on July 29, 2019 at 6pm KST with the music video for the title track released at midnight of the same day. The physical album is available in two versions, IT'z and ICY.
Background and release
In May 2019, JYP Entertainment released an interview for the media that Itzy was preparing to return to the scene, officially confirming that they would return in July. At 6 pm on July 29, the mini-album 'IT’z ICY' was officially released.
International Global Media began promoting the EP on July 9, 2019 with the group teaser posters. On July 14, 2019 Yeji's teaser posters were revealed. Lia's teaser posters were revealed the next day. Ryujin's teaser posters were revealed on July 16. The teaser posters for Chaeryong was revealed on the next day. The teaser posters for Yuna were revealed on July 18. The first music video teaser was released on July 24. The second and the last one was released the next day.
The music video for the title track was released at midnight of the same day and accumulated 18.1 million views within 24 hours. As of August 2019, it has over 100 million views on YouTube.
On August 2, the dance practice video for "Icy" was released on Itzy's official YouTube channel.
On August 5, It'z Icy debuted and peaked at number 11 on the Billboard World Albums chart and at number 19 on the Billboard US Heatseekers Albums, making it their first entry on both charts.
In Japan, It'z Icy debuted at number 12 and 32 on Oricon Albums Chart and Japan Hot Albums. It'z Icy also entered at number 10 on Oricon Digital Albums chart.
|1.||"ICY" (Produced by JYP, Cazzi Opeia, Ellen Berg, Daniel Caesar, Ludwig Lindell, Ashley Allisha, Cameron Neilson, Lauren Dyson)||3:11|
|2.||"CHERRY" (Produced by Michael Fonseca, Mac Montgomery, Jax, Dan Henig)||3:10|
|3.||"IT'z SUMMER" (Produced by Pop Time, Kaká)||3:17|
|4.||"DALLA DALLA (DallasK Remix)" (Produced by Galactika, Athena)||3:10|
|5.||"Want It? (Imad Royal Remix)" (Produced by Emile Ghantous, Keith Hetrick, Allison Gillis, Aimee Proal, Whitney Phillips, Erin Beck)||3:27|
- VISUAL FILM
- DANCE PRACTICE
Music program wins
|ICY||Show Champion (MBC Music)||August 7, 2019|
|August 14, 2019|
|M Countdown (Mnet)||August 8, 2019|
|Show! Music Core (MBC)||August 10, 2019|
|August 17, 2019|
|Inkigayo (SBS)||August 11, 2019|
|Show Champion (MBC Music)||August 14,|
|Music Bank (KBS)||August 16, 2019|
|Show! Music Core (MBC)||August 17, 2019|
|Show Champion (MBC Music)||August 21, 2019|
|M Countdown (Mnet)||August 22, 2019|
|Music Bank (KBS)||August 23, 2019|
|Show! Music Core (MBC)||August 24, 2019|
|Inkigayo (SBS)||August 25, 2019|
|Yeji • Lia • Ryujin • Chaeryeong • Yuna|
|Tour||ITZY Premiere Showcase Tour 'ITZY? ITZY!' (2019)|
|Related topics||Sixteen (Chaeryeong) • Mix Nine (Ryujin) • The Fan (Yeji)|