Zion.T may be the stage alias of Kim Hae-sol, a favorite South Korean vocalist and songwriter recognized for his clean vocal delivery and genre-sampling R&B. Kim analyzed music briefly at the faculty level, but made the decision it wasn’t for him, decided to record by himself. He released his 1st track, “Click Me,” in the springtime of 2011, and experienced his first graph appearance using the stand-alone solitary “Two Melodies” (offering Crush) in 2013. Zion.T’s debut recording, a couple of off-kilter R&B titled Crimson Light, arrived later on that 12 months via Amoeba Tradition and featured visitor rappers such as for example Beenzeno and Gaeko. Partially in Korean and partially in British, the record created the very best Ten track “Babay” and received Greatest R&B and Spirit Album in the 2014 Korean Music Honours. The EP Mirrorball and a string of strike singles followed, like the stand-alone solitary “Yanghwa BRDG,” which got on Billboard’s International Digital Tunes graph. As his recognition grew, looks on Korean tv adopted, and he approved an invitation to execute at a K-pop display in the SXSW music event in Austin, Tx in 2016. Entitled OO, Zion.T’s second EP premiered in early 2017 by YG Entertainment’s The Dark Label. An eclectic mixture of simple pop, bossa nova, R&B, jazz, and rap, it included visitor areas by G-Dragon and, once again, Beenzeno. The EP reached the very best Ten in Korea and made an appearance on Billboard’s Heatseakers and Globe Albums graph, where it peaked at number 2.