Heize’s fifth mini-album, “Late Autumn”, has dominated South Korean music charts since its release. The singer-songwriter and rapper, whose real name is Jang Da-hye, spoke about her new album during a press conference in Seoul. I think people all go through the same things. There may be some differences but not too much once they get to know each other Heize Heize burst into public consciousness on Unpretty Rapstar , a reality television series featuring female rappers, and later released several popular albums featuring distinctive vocals and clever songwriting. While admitting to liking both rapping and singing, Heize said she doesn’t want to be identified entirely with either discipline. BigBang’s G-Dragon spotted in Instagram photos of his sister’s wedding It was no surprise when Heize conquered the music charts again with her relatable retro and city pop music. View this post on Instagram [만추] Album Preview ️ ⠀ 04. "DAUM(feat. Colde)" ⠀ 작사: 헤이즈, Colde 작곡: 헤이즈, 623 편곡: 623 ⠀ #20191013 #만추 A post shared by 헤이즈 .. 다혜 (@heizeheize) on Oct 11, 2019 at 4:32am PDT Heize said she bases all her songs on her own life. “It is from my own experience. I usually write about my story unless it is for a soundtrack or requested from others,” Heize said, adding that she regularly notes those feelings in a journal. Which member of K-pop girl group Kara is dating a business heir? For the song Falling Leaves , she tried to deliver a message that belief can lead to something new. “One day, I saw the leaves falling and felt it was similar to the steps we take in life. Falling in love and breaking up are necessary for us to prepare for a new relationship. Any adversity or sadness could turn out to be an opportunity for us to have a new life,” she said. View this post on Instagram [만추] Album Preview 01. "떨어지는 낙엽까지도" [Title] 작사: 헤이즈 작곡: 헤이즈, 이승주 편곡: 이승주 #20191013 #만추 A post shared by 헤이즈 .. 다혜 (@heizeheize) on Oct 10, 2019 at 10:15pm PDT For the main track, Late Autumn , she wanted to talk about the moment the weather brought some relief after the break-up of a relationship. “There was a time when someone that I was seeing was trying to break up with me but didn’t say that because he wanted me to say goodbye. I knew he had a good heart, and I intentionally had to leave him,” she said. “Although sad, I felt so relieved at that moment because it was the beginning of October and not in the middle of winter. It would have been hard for me if it was too cold.” There was a time when someone that I was seeing was trying to break up with me but didn’t say that because he wanted me to say goodbye Heize She said making her new album was an emotional, and at times tearful, experience as she put all of her feelings and experience into it. Although it may be risky to share her experiences, she said she makes music based on her private struggles, and that the most private experiences are also the most general and universal. View this post on Instagram 저의 5번째 미니앨범 [만추]가 공개 되었습니다 . ♥️ 우리가 살아가며 겪는 모든 아픔과 이별은 분명 더 나은 다음 단계를 위한, 더 좋은 만남을 위한 준비과정일 뿐이라 믿어요. ! 들으며 힘이 되는 노래들로 남았으면 좋겠습니다. 감사합니다 . A post shared by 헤이즈 .. 다혜 (@heizeheize) on Oct 13, 2019 at 2:40am PDT “I think people all go through the same things,” she said. “There may be some differences but not too much once they get to know each other. So I believe that listeners will be able to empathise with my story and I am also speaking for them, so I try not to exaggerate in lyrics.” K-pop star Sulli, of girl group f(x), found dead at her home in Seoul Heize she had no expectations before the release of her mini-album, though she conceded that she feels pressure when her music tops the charts. Want more stories like this? Sign up here . Follow STYLE on Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and Twitter . This article was originally written by Jung Hae-myoung for The Korea Times .