Nichkhun, a Thai-American member of the K-pop boy band 2PM, has released his first solo album since his debut in the band 11 years ago. The album “ME”, which features nine tracks, all composed and written in English by Nichkhun, was made available on Monday, JYP Entertainment, his management company said. The album is fronted by the single Lucky Charm , which combines mellow melodies with Nichkhun’s sweet voice. View this post on Instagram My first album “ME” is finally out! I put alot of time into making this album and it is my first step to becoming a self-composing artist. Hope you guys like it!! And check out the title track “Lucky Charm” music video in my bio! = ] A post shared by Nichkhun Horvejkul/นิชคุณ/닉쿤 (@khunsta0624) on Feb 18, 2019 at 1:30am PST <!--//--><![CDATA[// ><!--\n\n\n//--><!]]> The song “carries a story about fantasy and reality”, said Nichkhun, 30, whose full name is Nichkhun Buck Horvejkul. “It may become more soothing if you listen on a lazy morning or before going to bed.” K-pop star Sooyoung and 2PM’s Chansung set for K-drama The album was made available for streaming on Monday evening in South Korea, as well as in China and Thailand. “ME” also includes the track Umbrella , a special song dedicated to Nichkhun’s fans, which is available in four different languages – Korean, English, Chinese and Thai, JYP said. “For the past 10 years, Hottest has been protecting me from rain,” Nichkhun said, referring to the fan community of 2PM. “I wanted to pay it back. Umbrella is a very honest song that I made to say to fans that ‘From now on, I will become an umbrella for you’,” he said. Are K-pop stars Song Yun-hyeong of iKON and Momoland’s Daisy a couple? The album also includes HOME , the only ballad among the nine tracks, Mars and Colorful X'mas . On March 7, the Thai film Brother of the Year , which features Nichkhun in a leading role, will also be released in cinemas in South Korea. Want more stories like this? Sign up here . Follow STYLE on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter This story was originally written by Yonhap for The Korea Times .