Singer-actor Im Si-wan lent his voice for the official soundtrack of his currently ongoing drama, The King Loves. CJENMMUSIC has released on August 8 the official music video of the OST sung by the actor titled “My Heart.” The song, which is now available on YouTube, is a ballad featuring a guitar melody and orchestra sound composed by 1601, the same composer responsible for the popular Oh Hae Young Again OST “If It Is You” by Jung Seung-hwan and Circle OST “Alive” by Andup and Bestie’s UJi.
Before Im Si-wan became popular for his dramas such as Moon Embracing the Sun in 2012 and Misaeng in 2014, he was known by many fans as a member of the boy band ZE:A. He used his talent in singing to record the said song for his fans who are waiting for him and following his drama. The actor recorded the song during his busy schedule before he started his mandatory military service on July 11, 2017. According to previous reports, he has also taken part in a duet track with Urban Zakapa’s Jo Hyun Ah, which will be released later on.
“My Heart” is the fourth part of The King Loves OST. The first part titled “Starlight” is performed by Roy Kim. The second part, “But,” is sung by Lee Hae-ri and the third part titled “Do You Know” is sung by Kim Yeon-ji. One can listen to the OSTs here.
The King Loves is a completely pre-produced period melodrama about a Goryeo crown prince and his best friend who become involved in a political strife and a love triangle that has broken their friendship. Im Si-wan is playing the crown prince while Hong Jong-hyun and Im Yoon-ah takes on the role of his best friend and the woman he likes, respectively. The drama premiered on July 17 and is airing every Mondays and Tuesdays until September 19.