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The reason IU really writes and composes songs. Money or musical aspirations?

By Su-kyung Kim | December 11, 2011 01:56 PM EST


IU revealed that  she writes and composes songs half for the money and half because she wants to further her music

On “Entertainment News” broadcasted on Decemeber 10th IU, the most trendy artist, came out on the corner “Guerrilla Date” where a star and a reporter walk the streets surprising fans and doing interviews.  

It could be seen how popular IU was during the interview because fans did not leave her side. Since, it was cold outside they moved to a café to eat and continue the interview.

The reporter Kim Tae Jin asked, “Why do you write your own songs? Is it because of the money or your musical aspirations?”


IU replied, “Truthfully it’s half and half. Sometimes I receive $8 or $10 but I am so happy when I see that because I earned the money truly with my own strengths and when I write and compose I further myself in music as well”

Also, she revealed that she will be debuting in Japan soon.


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