Aseul (아슬) is a solo singer and musician from South Korea under Astro Kidz. She made her debut on December 21, 2012, with the album ‘Echo’ under her former name Yukari (유카리).
Stage Name: Aseul (아슬)
Birth Name: Lee Soo-jung (이수정)/ Lee Aseul (이아슬)
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Music Producer
Active Years: 11
Zodiac Sign: na
Blood Type: na
-Aseul was born in Incheon, South Korea.
-She moved to Seoul for college and found Seoul fast-paced, energetic, and packed.
-She graduated from Kyonggi University.
-She loved playing the piano and violin when she was young.
-She majored in electronic music in college and learned DAW.
-She said she finds inspiration for her songs from everyday life and emotions such as jealousy and loneliness.
-She admires independent female producers and musicians around her.
-She wants to make music as much as possible and doesn’t want to retire until she becomes a mother or until the music becomes a secondary thing to her.
-Aseul made a shocking revelation in an interview that she was offered a personal relationship with the president of an entertainment company in exchange for making her a pop singer and songwriter.
-She said it’s not easy being a female singer in the music industry as many people exploit and don’t take females seriously.
-She has observed that she has more international fans than Korean fans.
-She is a fan of Linda Perhacs and wants to collaborate with her.
-In an interview, Aseul said that she wants people to pursue what they want and not care about what others say.
-She found it strenuous to move musical instruments around and hired an ajhussi for performances.
-She currently has a pet dog.
-She self-composed, mixed, mastered, and released the album ‘Echo’ under the name Yukari.
-Her album “Echo” sold out, much to her surprise. She then released a Japanese version, and it also did well.
-Aseul changed her name from Yukari and decided to pursue her music career more seriously after her album ‘Echo’ gained appreciation from fans.
-In 2011, she came across Neon Bunny videos, giving her the emotional support she needed while making music.
-On May 9, 2016, Aseul released her first album ‘New Pop,” under her current stage name.
-Her music is mainly in Electropop & Glitch Pop genres.
-Aseul was a part of the female duo YukariXSam.
-She has been active since 2012.