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Ailee Profile, Bio, & Facts


Ailee (에일리) is a South Korean singer under A2Z Entertainment. She made her debut on February 8, 2012 with the single “Heaven”.

Ailee Profile

Stage NameAilee (에일리)
Birth NameAmy Lee
OccupationSinger, songwriter
Birthday30 May 1989
Active Years2012–present
Age35 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignGemini
Height164 cm (5’5″)
NationalitySouth Korean-American
Blood TypeO
Fandom NameAlieean, Esongi

Ailee Facts:

Early Life

– Ailee was born in Denver, Colorado, US.
– She went to Seoul Hakdong Elementary School but was later transferred.
– She attended Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School.
– She studied at Pace University in communication studies but dropped out.

Personal Life

– Her Chinese zodiac sign is Earth-Snake.
–  Her hometown was New Jersey, USA.
– She has a younger brother born in 1990.
– Rihanna, Beyoncé, and Alicia Keys’s songs make her feel empowered. (Billboard)
– She came to Korea for a music audition in 2010.
– She wanted to collaborate with BTS’s Jimin.
– Ailee is close friends with f(x)’s Amber, Eric Nam, AOA’s Jimin, SEVENTEEN members, and Woozi.
– She used to have two YouTube accounts named mzamyx3 and aileemusic.
– She wants to work with Dean. (iHeartRadio)
– She relieves stress by playing games.
– She likes to play PUBG.
– She has three dogs named Somi, Cookie, and Kanu, two are Pomeranians and one is a Chihuahua.
– She has a horrible memory.
– She would love to be a sorcerer.
– She took her singing career seriously when she was 16.
– Her nicknames include ‘Korean Beyonce’, ‘Monster Rookie’, ‘12 dimensions’, ‘Acoustic taster’, ‘Bigley’,
‘Saojeong’, ‘Manly Ailee’, ‘OST Princess’, and ‘OST Queen’.
– She dreams of building an Ailee school.
– Her shoe size is 230mm.
– Her hobbies are gaming, anime, TV, reading, movies, writing, cooking, and playing with her dogs.
– Her religion is Christianity.
– She’s skilled in playing piano, drums, and flute.
– She gave her parents a custom large home located in Northern Virginia in 2017.
– Her musical inspirations are Rihanna, Beyoncé, Whitney Houston, and Alicia Keys. (Seoulbeats)
– Ailee’s ideal type is BIGBANG’s Taeyang, she’s been a fan of his for a long time now, she likes generous people with a good sense of humor.
– Her target is a Grammy Award Winner.
– Her date of birth is the same as T-ara’s Hyomin.


– Ailee started her acting career when she was 7.
– Her Japanese debut was on October 21st, 2013, with the single “Heaven”.
– Her US debut was on January 7th, 2017, with the single “Fall Back” under the stage name A.Leean.
– She released her first OST with Hyorin and T-ARA’s Jiyeon.
– Her former agencies are WestSide Entertainment, Warner Japan Music, YMC Entertainment, Rocket3 Entertainment, and The L1VE.
– She created her own agency Rocket3 Entertainment.
– She collaborated with the former manager of Celine Dion to release an English version of “Sweater”.
– She has sung OSTs for dramas like Goblin, Start Up, and Doom At Your Service.
– She starred in “Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend”, and won 8 times, she also starred in Good Girl, a hip-hop reality show in 2020.
– She trained with SEVENTEEN for a brief moment.
– Ailee appeared in Dream High 2 and Fantastic Duo 1 and 2.
– She has collaborated with many artists including Maboos, Chakun, Feeldog, 2LSON, Swings, Realslow, SEVENTEEN, Mad Clown, Ravi, newkidd, and Wheein.

Likes & Dislikes

– She loves coloring books. (Manta Comics)
– Pink is her preferred color.
BoA, 2pm, 2NE1, and Lee Hyori are her favorite artists.
– She likes spring and summer. (Esquire)
– She is also a fan of MAMAMOO.

Food Preferences

– She loves Korean BBQ.
– She has a high alcohol tolerance. (Dive)
– She loves meat and galbi.
– She misses and loves the food in the US.

Major Works

– Her popular songs include ‘I Will Go To You Like The First Snow’, ‘Breaking Down’, ‘Heaven’, ‘Is You’, and ‘Q&A’.


– Ailee has won 39 awards as of 2023 including winning multiple ‘Grand Prize’ awards.
– She received first rank on music shows for a total of 10 times.


Instagram: aileeonline | ailee_offcl  
Youtube: aileemusic
Twitter: itzailee
TikTok: ailee.offcl
Weibo: aileeonline
Facebook: aileemusic
Discord: ailee_official
Fan Cafe: esongeepark 

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Spotify | Bugs | Melon | Apple Music | Deezer

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