On September 7, DIA's label addressed the issue, and said, "The song was scheduled for release on the 13th, a day after the showcase at Blue Square on the 12th. However, we have discovered that the fan song has been leaked on several online communities. We became aware of the issue from fan reports and are currently looking into the root of the leakage." As for the official release, "The Love" will be revealed on September 13 as originally scheduled.
Meanwhile, "The Love" is a fan song recorded by DIA and 50 of their fans. Approximately 200 fans also participated in the song's MV.