The Triumphs of a Leader with mono.

If Hope World came crashing the charts, then mono. further raised the bar….

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mono. Cover Photo

The Meaning

The meaning of mono. is thought-provoking. When we check the meaning of the word “mono”, it means “one”, “‘single”, “alone”, “monochrome” (has one color or hue) or “monophonic (using one musical instrument without any chords). It is interesting because all the meanings sort of connect with each other and all the meanings can be seen in the playlist. In an interview, Honne said that mono. stands for “Rap MOnster No more” (of course there is no confirmation from RM about this). In the end, it is up to the reader to decide what interpretation he or she wants to follow.


In mono., RM collaborated with three different artists in some tracks: Honne, eAeon and Nell.

Critical Acclaim

The leader came and the leader conquered. Indeed, RM’s mono. captured the hearts and appreciation of both fans and critics.

Commercial Success


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mono. Global Impact (for Ref numbers, check the “References” at the bottom)


mono. is indeed a testament of RM’s growth as a rapper, lyricist, producer and vocalist. The playlist proves how much RM has grown in expressing his feelings, perception and outlook. mono. is a healer for a listener’s heart and soul. If you want to fall into the depths of emotions, then mono. is the one to check out.

RM ‘forever rain’ MV
RM ‘seoul (prod. HONNE)’ Lyric Video
RM ‘moonchild’ Lyric Video


For the global music chart table, rankings were taken from the official charts [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14] [15] [16] [17] [18] [19] [20]

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