"Cheer Up" is a song by South Korean girl group Twice. It is the first and title track in the group's second mini-album, Page Two. The single and it's music video was released on April 25, 2016.


Audio

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Music video

The music video for "Cheer Up" was directed by video production team Naive (Kim Young-jo and Yoo Seung-woo). It went viral on YouTube soon after it was uploaded on April 25, gaining 400,000 views in only thirty minutes. It reached one million views in less than a day, and surpassed seven million views on April 27.

In the music video, the members portray characters from famous films. Mina is Itsuki Fujii from Love Letter, Sana is Sailor Moon, Nayeon is Sidney Prescott from the Scream film series, Tzuyu is Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn) from Breakfast at Tiffany's, and Jeongyeon is Faye Wong in Chungking Express. Momo is an action heroine reminiscent of audition "Tomb Raider", Jihyo is a cheerleader from Bring It On, Chaeyoung is a cowgirl (reminiscent of Western films A Fistful of Dollars), and Dahyun is gisaeng Hwang Jini (from the biopic Hwang Jin Yi). In the group dance scenes, the members are cheerleaders at a pep rally in a soccer stadium and a basketball stadium. In another dance scene, they are in front of a house, decorated as if hosting a party, wearing casual clothing.

A special music video, titled "Twice Avengers", was released on May 27 to commemorate the original music video reaching 35 million views on YouTube. In the special video, the members dance in their film character costumes on a set made to look like a planet in outer space.

On June 21, 2016, "Cheer Up" amassed over 50 million views on YouTube, becoming one of the fastest music video from a K-pop group to achieve the feat.

On November 17, 2016, the MV surpassed 100 million views, which makes Twice the first K-pop girl group since Girls' Generation to have more than one music video with 100 million views.

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Lyrics

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Trivia

  • 'Cheer Up' has become a popular song after Sana's "shy shy shy" line (pronounced "sha sha sha") became a viral meme. The music video currently has over 400 million views.
  • The choreography for "Cheer Up" was slightly changed in Tzuyu's action in 'mianhae' line to Sana's "shy shy shy" line.
  • All of the members portray these characters from various, popular, and famous films.
    • Nayeon is Sidney Prescott from the Scream film series.
    • Jeongyeon is Faye from Chungking Express.
    • Momo is an action heroine reminiscent of Tomb Raider and Resident Evil, with the latter's film series being based on Capcom's Japanese video game series of the same name.
    • Sana is Sailor Moon.
    • Jihyo is a cheerleader from Bring it On.
    • Mina is Itsuki Fujii from Love Letter.
    • Dahyun is Hwang Jini from the biopic of the same name.
    • Chaeyoung is a cowgirl, which is a reminiscent of different Western films.
    • Tzuyu is Holly Golightly from Breakfast at Tiffany's.
  • This is the group's first song where they received their first win.
  • The Cheer Up music video is the second Twice song to reach 200 million views and third Twice song to reach 300 million views on YouTube.
  • Sana's "Shy shy shy" line was originally for Dahyun.
  • "Cheer Up" was the most streamed Girl Group songs on MelOn
  • The song is included in the track list of Kpop! NOW That's What I Call Music released in 2021.

Video Gallery

TWICE
Nayeon โ€ข Jeongyeon โ€ข Momo โ€ข Sana โ€ข Jihyo โ€ข Mina โ€ข Dahyun โ€ข Chaeyoung โ€ข Tzuyu
Discography
Korean Studio Albums Twicetagram (Merry & Happy)โ€ข
Repackage Albums Twicecoaster : Lane 2 โ€ข Merry & Happy โ€ข Summer Nights โ€ข The Year of Yes
EP The Story Begins โ€ข Page Two โ€ข Twicecoaster: Lane 1 (Twicecoaster: Lane 2) โ€ข Signal โ€ข What Is Love? โ€ข Yes Or Yes (The Year of Yes) โ€ข Fancy You โ€ข Feel Special โ€ข More & More
Special Albums Summer Nights
Title Tracks Like Ooh-Ahh โ€ข Cheer Up โ€ข TT โ€ข Knock Knock โ€ข Signal โ€ข Likey โ€ข Heart Shaker โ€ข What Is Love? โ€ข Dance The Night Away โ€ข Yes Or Yes โ€ข The Best Thing I Ever Did โ€ข Fancy โ€ข Feel Special โ€ข More & More โ€ข I Can't Stop Me
Digital Singles Cry For Me

Japanese Studio Albums BDZ (BDZ -Repackage-) โ€ข &TWICE (&TWICE -Repackage-)
Repackage Albums BDZ -Repackage- โ€ข &TWICE -Repackage-
Best Albums #TWICE โ€ข #TWICE2 โ€ข #TWICE3
EP What's Twice?
Single Albums One More Time โ€ข Candy Pop โ€ข Wake Me Up โ€ข Happy Happy โ€ข Breakthrough โ€ข Fanfare โ€ข BETTER โ€ข Kura Kura

English Digital Singles More & More (English ver.) โ€ข I Can't Stop Me (English ver.)
Concert
Tours Twiceland (2017) โ€ข Twiceland ZONE 2: Fantasy Park (2018) โ€ข TWICE 1st ARENA TOUR 2018 "BDZ" โ€ข Twice World Tour 2019 โ€ข TWICE DOME TOUR 2019
Online Concerts TWICE: World In A Day โ€ข TWICE in Wonderland
Videography
Online Series TWICE TV โ€ข TWICE: Seize The Light โ€ข TIME TO TWICE
TV Series Sixteenโ€ข Twice's Elegant Private Life
Others
Agencies JYP Entertainment โ€ข Warner Music Japan โ€ข Republic Records
Covers I Want You Back
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