Tencent’s second season of the male idol survival show, “Produce Camp 2019” held its live finale on June 8. The finale debuted 11 members in the group R1SE. It’s pronounced as “R. One. S. E”. The group name stands for:
Hot favorite Zhou Zhennan debuted in first place and as the center with 37,098,540 votes.
- Zhou Zhennan (周震南)
- He Luoluo (何洛洛)
- Yan Xujia (焉栩嘉)
- Xia Zhiguang (夏之光)
- Yao Chen (姚琛)
- Zhai Xiaowen (翟潇闻)
- Zhang Yanqi (张颜齐)
- Liu Ye (刘也)
- Ren Hao (任豪)
- Zhao Lei (赵磊)
- Zhao Rang (赵让)
In Zhou Zhennan’s speech, he says, “Thankful for my parents, my company. Especially have to thank my fans. I will definitely live up to your standards. I, Zhou Zhennan, came here for first place. We dare to dream and dare to do. I firmly believe we will create a new standard for boy groups. Lastly, thank you to the show and its crew members.”
Watch Zhou Zhennan’s touching speech: http://t.cn/AiCGctbI
Their debut song, “R.1.S.E” is the promotional song in China for movie, “Men in Black: International”.
Watch their performance of “R.1.S.E”:
During the broadcast, when Aaron Kwok was announcing the members from the A group, Zhang Yuan said “Reporting, teacher, A group should have 11 members reporting today, but only 10 members have showed up, report over! This was actually referring to Wang Chenyi’s sudden departure from the show. The topic “A Group should have 11 members, but only 10 showed up” started trending on Weibo.
Watch Zhang Yuan report to Aaron Kwok: http://t.cn/AiCbY4re
Li Wenhan (李汶翰), who debuted as the center of “UNINE” through iQiyi’s “Qing Chun You Ni” was feeling a bit insecure as his group had a fan meeting on the same day as the “Produce Camp 2019” finale. During the fan meeting, he told the fans, “Today is next door’s finale competition. You guys must not forget about us.”
Watch him say this to the fans: http://t.cn/AiCbx6j7