Lee YoungJi's 'No Prepare' channel 차린건 쥐뿔도 없지만 quickly became a popular channel on Youtube. With YoungJi inviting your favorite kpop idols like Twice, BTS, ITZY, Choi Yena, and Hyuna, the show gained global popularity.
5 Best Moments in No Prepare Channel
The show's premise is Lee YoungJi just interacts with kpop idols unscripted over the idol's favorite meal and many alcoholic beverages.
With nothing much prepared.
Lee YoungJi became known for asking those burning questions to nothing much prepared guests like kpop idols dating life and the realities of being a kpop idol many generations of kpop idols.
As the nothing much prepared Korean show gained popularity, YoungJi started sharing drinks sponsored by various brands. Many idols joined YoungJi to promote their new albums, comebacks, and debuts, so enjoy a few clips of the very best moments of the No Prepare Channel Youtube show.
Moment # 5 TWICE’s Nayeon and Chaeyoung
Lee YoungJi welcomed TWICE members Nayeon and Chaeyoung to her personal apartment. In this episode, Nayeon exclaims this would be the first time ONCE would see them drink. There were cheers all around.
The girls did not disappoint ONCE at all!
They joined Lee YoungJi to talk about their comeback, Between 1 & 2, and all 9 artists, including- Nayeon, Chaeyoung, Sana, Mina, Momo, Tzuyu, Jeongyeon, Jihyo, and Dahyum, resigning their contracts together.
As stated before, Lee YoungJi's No Prepare is unscripted and is not shy about asking kpop idols anything. But that also means they are free to ask her anything!
One of the best moments is when TWICE asks Lee YoungJi if she has subscribed to anyone on the popular Idol chat platform, Buble.
When she turns to face TWICE, her face is hilarious contorted, and she says quietly, NCT Mark. She even admits to waiting around for his messages to come true - a true fangirl!
This moment had Chaeyoung and Nayeon, and the production staff laughing! Watch episode 11 of No Prepare here.
Hey, ONCE! You can still grab Nayeon's first solo album, IM NAYEON, here!
The episode, like all the others, will leave you laughing but also with a great appreciation for how YoungJi endearingly humanizes the idols.
Since this episode promoted TWICE’s comeback, make sure to stock up on TWICE kpop merch here! With the best selection of kpop albums, tour merch, and more, as a ONCE, you’ll be able to shop everything you desire in one place.
Moment # 4 SHINEE’s KEY
Little did Lee YoungJi know, she would meet her match, and her host position would be in jeopardy with the charismatic Key joining her for episode 9 of the No Prepare YouTube show.
KEY brought his dominant, confident personality to the show to promote his comeback album Gasoline.
With KEY’s Gasoline single performing very well after its debut and SHINEE’s latest comeback, Don't Call Me, also doing well on the charts. There’s no limit to how much kpop merch a Shawol would want.
KEY debuted with the second gen group SHINEE in 2008 with the groups first EP Replay. Recently this song had a reemergence and went viral on TikTok.
KEY did not hold back when it came to expressing truths. In this iconic scene, KEY explains exactly how it truly feels as a 2nd gen idol at SM Entertainment.
KEY says to YoungJi, “It’s a lie to say that the company is a family. We are just helping each other.”
This very transparent feeling from KEY causes not only him but the room to crack up at the sheer honesty and realistic feelings behind this exclamation. KEY later expresses his appreciation for his group and company. Check out the video below that causes everyone to laugh hysterically.
Moment # 3 Former IZ*ONE Choi Yena
Choi Yena, previously from the idol group IZ*One, has stepped out on her own as a soloist. Her cute, charming personality mixed with a rock theme has suited Yena well as she successfully debuts as a soloist.
Choi Yena joins Lee YoungJi for episode 6 of the No Prepare YouTube show to promote her solo comeback, SMARTPHONE.
Choi Yena and YoungJi were instantly like best girlfriends as soon as Yena arrived. The day included drinks, laughs, and of course, some sly questions asked by Lee YoungJi.
At the beginning of the episode, Yena wanted to change into something more comfortable, and YoungJi teasingly asks if she can watch. This causes the girls to laugh and relax at the moment.
With the mood lightened, no question was off the table today.
Lee YoungJi slyly asks Yena, "Are you dating anyone?"
The question every kpop fan wants the answer to and wants to hear about! Yena scoffs and says, "what are you talking about?" Causing everyone to laugh.
Like any other episode, YoungJi did not hold back when it came to the questions, and they were always met with honesty and a few laughs along the way. Keep the smiles and laughs going with Yena's first solo album, SMiLEY!
Check out the funny clip below.
Moment # 2 ITZY’s Chaeryeong
Of course, one of the best moments during Lee YoungJi’s No Prepare YouTube show was with ITZY member, Chaeryeong.
With an upbeat pop comeback, SNEAKERS, from their comeback album CHECKMATE, Midzy’s are sure to have a song to dance to.
And just as Midzy wants to dance, Chaeryeong decides to film SNEAKERS dance challenge with YoungJi.
They dance through the entire sequence, but at the end, Chaeryeong notices something…
YoungJi is holding a brand of shoe ITZY is not sponsored by! She yells at YoungJi jokingly, “Hey, we are Adidas models!” The entire crew laughs because it was such an honest mistake, with YoungJi stating, “I put my sneaks on,” not even realizing what happened.
With a lot of laughter, YoungJi jokingly tries to put on Chaeryeong Adidas shoes to refilm TikTok. Get the the best selection of kpop merch for ITZY’s latest comeback here and get a dose of laughter from the clip below.
Moment # 1 The best guest, BTS Jin
Many ARMY know, BTS don’t really do third-party shows...
Much of the world knows, BTS, THE BTS, Bangtan Sonyeondan, is one of the biggest bands in the world...
And the most popular Kpop group in history...
So, when Lee YoungJi announced she would have Jin as a guest on her final episode of No Prepare YouTube show… No one could believe it, even YoungJi herself!
ARMY would later realize right before this episode aired, Jin from BTS, as well as the BTS members would be announcing that they would all be doing their required military service.
In South Korea, men are required to do mandatory military service. In recent years, the government had granted BTS an extension but the group decided together they would all serve their duty to their country.
Jin, being the oldest, would be announcing that he would be leaving soon after his solo debut.
This song was personally written and composed as a song to say goodbye but I’ll be back to ARMY all over the world from Jin as he prepares to serve his country.
With copies sold out everywhere, many are still wondering where to buy BTS Jin's Solo album The Astronaut.
ARMY you can order your copy of Jin’s solo debut song The Astronaut here.
With no time wasted, YoungJi brought out the best drinks for Jin as she celebrated her final episode of her show.
To carry on with his worldwide handsome super star status, Jin stole the show during is episode with YoungJi.
Not to be outdone by each other, both Jin and YoungJi started drinking whatever was poured into their cups.
Funny enough, this led to YoungJi experiencing a first on her final No Prepare episode. She fell asleep, drunk in the bathroom with Jin waiting for her as he ate his noodles.
So, for the final episode of Nothing Much Prepared last episode, Jin from BTS closed said the ending spiel.
Check out how great World Wide Handsome did here!
With Lee YoungJi focusing on various ventures and rest currently, it’ll may be awhile before No Prepare YouTube returns. But until then, enjoy all the episodes from the first season here.
And don’t forget, drink responsibly and stay safe!