- Jun 2, 2021
Yes that was probably the real reason why he named his album BASE but SM told them to push the Sh1nee are brothers narrative so he had to lie about plagarising ACE. This is another tactic for emotional marketing.Jonghyun had actually Said in an interview that he named his album base after his bass guitar..he jokingly said it was connected to Ace but it wasn't the real reason he named his album BASE. It's the other SHINee members who ran with it and created the tradition.
Here is the interview where he says he named his album BASE after his bass guitar