BLACKPINK is a South Korean 4-member girl group that debuted on August 8, 2016, with the digital single album, “Square One”. under YG Entertainment. The group members consist of Jennie, Jisoo, Rose and Lisa. They made their debut in Japan on August 30, 2017.
|Debut||August 8, 2016|
|BLACKPINK Members||Jennie, Jisoo, Rose and Lisa|
|Genre||Pop, hip-hop, EDM, trap|
|Label||YG Entertainment, Interscope Records|
|Type||Kpop Girl Group|
– Their debut song “Boombayah” became the most-viewed debut music video by a K-pop group at that time.
– The group is known for their global appeal and has a massive international fanbase.
– BLACKPINK members have achieved significant success in various countries and have collaborated with artists from different regions.
– In 2019, they became the first K-pop girl group to perform at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California, USA.
– In 2020, they released the song “How You Like That,” which broke multiple records, including the most-viewed YouTube video in 24 hours.
– The group has held several successful concert tours in South Korea, Asia, North America, Europe, and other regions, performing in front of its global fanbase (BLINKs).
Appearances & Participations
– BLACKPINK members have appeared in many TV-Shows like “BLACKPINK House”, “Knowing Bros”, “Running Man” etc.
– They have also participated in music festivals and events worldwide.
– They featured on Lady Gaga’s song “Sour Candy” from her album “Chromatica.”
Magazines & Endorsements
– They have graced the cover and been featured in Vogue Korea, one of the leading fashion magazines in South Korea.
– The group has also been featured in Elle magazine, showcasing their style and charisma.
– The group has been featured in Billboard magazine, both in the U.S. and internationally, recognizing its achievements in the music industry.
– They also have appeared in Harper’s Bazaar, another popular fashion and lifestyle magazine.
– As for endorsements, BLACKPINK has endorsed Samsung, Adidas, Puma, Louis Vuitton, MAC Cosmetics, Kia Motors and many more.
– BLACKPINK members have been appointed as brand ambassadors for various international brands, including luxury fashion brands like Chanel and luxury automotive brand Mercedes-Benz.
– The group has earned several entries in the Guinness World Records, including “Most Viewed YouTube Video in 24 Hours” and “Most Subscribers for a female music group on YouTube.”
– In 2019, They were included in the TIME 100 Next list, which recognizes emerging artists, leaders, and innovators who are shaping the future.
– Their popular songs include “How You Like That”, “Kill This Love”, “DDU-DU DDU-DU” and “Pink Venom”.
– BLACKPINK members collaborated with American singer Selena Gomez for the song “Ice Cream,” which was released in 2020 and received widespread popularity.
– The group’s music videos for “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” and “Kill This Love” surpassed 1 billion views on YouTube, making them the first K-pop girl group to achieve this milestone.
– They have received many awards including, Song of the Year, Best Female Group, Worldwide Fans’ Choice Top 10, Best New Artist, Best Dance Female, New Artist of the Year (2017), Digital Bonsang – “Playing with Fire” (2017), “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” (2019), “How You Like That” (2021).
– Some of the awards also include Song of the Summer, Choice Song: Group – “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” (2019), Best Group (2020) and many more.
BLACKPINK Members Profile
|Stage Name||JISOO (지수)|
|Birth Name||Kim Ji Soo (김지수)|
|Position||Lead Vocalist, Visual|
|Birthday||January 3, 1995|
|Age||28 years old (in Jan 2023)|
|Height||162 cm (5 ft 3¾ in)|
|Weight||44 kg (97 lbs)|
– Jisoo is ISTP MBTI type.
– She is the only member of BLACKPINK who hasn’t cried on a broadcast since her debut.
– She is skilled in the piano, guitar, and drums.
– Jisoo is frequently described as the group’s “sub-rapper.”
– She was well-liked by her classmates in high school.
– If Rose were a man, Jisoo declared that she would date her.
– She suggests several books, including Keigo Higashino’s, The Great Gatsby, and Me Before You.
– Jisoo frequently shows BLACKPINK her love and support, showing a close relationship with them.
– Jennie claims that she sets the group’s mood.
– She holds a white belt in Taekwondo.
– The number 4 is her favourite.
– Jisoo hates wearing round polka dots.
– She likes to crack dad jokes.
– She is afraid of heights.
– More so than cherry blossoms, she prefers trees.
– Jisoo appears silly and playful on the outside, but she works hard and takes good care of herself.
– She portrays herself as accessible and down to earth by having a sense of humour.
– She attended Taeeul Elementary.
– She was a student at Gwacheon Jungang High School but later left to work as a trainee.
– English name: Veronica Kim.
– shoe size: 235mm
– The dog is her Chinese zodiac sign.
– Bunny is her representative emoji in BLACKPINK.
– She participated in the theatre program at her high school.
– She speaks basic Chinese, English, and Korean.
– She claimed that she wanted to turn into dust when she was reborn.
– She was the third person to be introduced.
– She was chosen as the top female role model who wishes to receive a gift of roses.
– Someone deeply interested in her is Jisoo’s ideal type.
– Dalgom is the name of her dog
– Her hobbies include reading, watching dramas and movies, and practising Taekwondo.
– She is the team’s top basketball player.
– Purple and blue are her favourite colours.
– Kim Jeong-hoon, Jisoo’s older brother, was born in 1989, while her older sister was born in 1990.
– She passionately adores Pikachu and frequently purchases its products.
– When she was a student, she disliked art the most.
– She dislikes going shopping.
– She is adorable and funny and may act as the group’s elder sister and leader when necessary.
– She enrolled at Yongho Middle School before transferring.
– She went to complete middle school at Gwacheon.
– She has a five-year training period.
Read more facts about Jisoo
|Stage Name||Jennie (제니)|
|Birth Name||Kim Jennie (김제니)|
|Position||Main Rapper, Lead Vocalist|
|Birthday||January 16, 1996|
|Age||27 years old (in Jan 2023)|
|Height||163 cm (5’4ft)|
|Weight||45 kg (99 lbs)|
– Jennie resided in Auckland, New Zealand, for five years.
– She is an only child.
– She has an INFP MBTI type.
– She has an active driver’s license.
– If Jennie were a male, she’d go out with Jisoo.
– “Someone who works hard” is her vision of the ideal match.
– Jennie has stated that her mother preferred that she pursue a career in education or law.
– She is frequently compared to Jisoo as a visual member of BLACKPINK.
– She is well-known for having stunning shoulders.
– She and Jisoo play Overwatch frequently.
– A normal user of the internet uploaded a photo of what appears to be BTS‘s Taehyng and Jennie driving together on Jeju Island on May 23, 2022. The agencies still need to release an official announcement.
– She is an excellent cook.
– She began riding horses at an early age and had expert-level riding ability.
– She maintains composure under pressure and possesses great patience.
– 235mm is her shoe size.
– She used to have two dogs, Kai and Kuma, but since Kai suddenly passed away, she is now only left with Kuma.
– Pig is her Chinese zodiac sign.
– A bear serves as Jennie’s representative symbol.
– She prefers sexy men over cute men.
– She is regarded as Blackpink’s fashion icon.
– Jennie Ruby Jane is her full name in English
– Her Hobbies include yoga, pilates, collecting cameras, slime, lego, crafts, and watching movies and YouTube.
– Her noticeable feature is the point between the eyebrows.
– Even when the fan asked her to wave in a clockwise motion, she once did so
– Jennie uploaded images to her Instagram account on April 14, 2021, that were taken at an arboretum in Paju, Gyeonggi-do. The issue occurred when the picture showing seven individuals, including Jennie, holding ice cream in their hands was thought to violate the COVID-19 quarantine guidelines.
– She can play the piano as well.
– She is talented enough to be referred to as a stage master and a natural idol and can comprehend a wide range of ideas.
– She claims to cry occasionally, but only when she witnesses other people crying.
Read more facts about Jennie
|Stage Name||Rosé (로제)|
|Birth Name||Roseanne Park|
|Position||Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer|
|Birthday||February 11, 1997|
|Age||26 years old (in Feb 2023)|
|Height||168.7 cm (5’6”)|
|Weight||44 kg (97 lbs)|
– She was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
– She wears 240mm shoes.
– In 2012, she returned to Korea.
– She frequently creates a posture holding one arm behind the back while lowering the other.
– The Chinese Zodiac sign of Rose is OX.
– Gong Yoo appears to be the celebrity who most closely resembles Rose’s ideal type.
– Her left hand is her dominant hand.
– She practices Protestantism.
– Rose once stated that she would date Jennie if she were a boy.
– She is a member of BLACKPINK which enjoys food the most.
– Rosé has a special groove to which she adds her feelings to express.
– She has a sensitive and caring nature
– She often presses the microphone against her cheek habitually.
– She’s allergic to chocolate.
– She prefers vegetarian cuisine over beef.
– She enjoys oysters but dislikes large oysters.
– She loves to put on pyjamas.
– She’s skilled in archery.
– Her guitar-playing abilities are excellent
– Park Chaeyoung is her name in Korean
– She is a female celebrity who is known for her sense of style.
– Hank is the name of her dog.
– She goes by many nicknames, such as Blackpink’s Goddess, Rose, Rosie, and Pasta.
– She was the final BLACKPINK member to be announced.
– ENFP is her MBTI type.
– Cat is the animal she chooses as her representative animal.
– Her Hobbies include painting, riding a bike, playing the guitar, and arranging flowers.
– She aspires to go by her actual name.
– She believes that “someone nice and genuine” is the ideal match, for her BIG BANG stands out
– Rose is captivating, but she also has a beautiful tone that is sharp and lively.
– She radiates charisma in photographs, music videos, and performances but is very introverted and blunt.
– Her laid-back attitude, softly wide eyes, and big cheeks highlight her charming side.
– She enjoys eating jjimjilbang food
– She enjoys pizza with pineapple.
– She is unable to eat steak.
– She named How to Be Single and Forrest Gump as her top picks in movies.
– She enjoys floral scents that are light and fresh.
– To create a great live every time, she concentrates on technique and timbre while sticking to the basics.
Read more facts about Rose
|Stage Name||Lisa (리사)|
|Birth Name||Pranpriya Manobal (ปราณปริยา มโนบาล)
Lalisa Manobal (ลลิสา มโนบาล)
|Position||Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Sub Vocalist, Maknae|
|Birthday||March 27, 1997|
|Age||26 years old (in Mar 2023)|
|Height||166.5 cm (5’5.6ft)|
|Weight||44.7 kg (98.5 lbs)|
– ISFP is Lisa’s MBTI type.
– Chick is her representative animal in BLACKPINK.
– She is an only child
– A renowned Swiss chef named Marco Brüschweiler also happens to be her stepfather.
– Her birth name was Pranpriya, but she later changed it to Lalisa after being told to do so by a fortune teller.
– The next name to be announced was Lisa.
– She had a passion for singing and dancing when she was in elementary school and enjoyed K-pop artists like Big Bang and 2NE1.
– She was a member of the dancing team We Zaa Cool.
– Her Chinese zodiac sign is Ox.
– She is the only foreign member of BLACKPINK and the company’s first foreign artist.
– If Jennie were a male, Lisa would go out with her.
– Her hobbies include collecting cameras and shooting images.
– When she is not on stage, she is very different.
– She also has a puppy named Love and five cats named Leo, Luca, Lily, Louis, and Lego.
– She is a member who is frequently tricked and played for fools by other BLACKPINK members.
– Rose was her guitar teacher.
– “Older guys, who can take good care of her” is what she gives of her ideal partner.
– Jennie claims that Lisa has the most freedom.
– She appreciates antique décor and clothing.
– She prefers other genres and is not a fan of horror films.
– She enjoys anything with truffles in it.
– She had such impressive dancing abilities that Yang Hyun-suk proposed to Lisa as the main dancer as soon as he watched her perform.
– She is the centre of BLACKPINK’s performance and possesses the best dance abilities in the world.
– Despite her fame, Lisa has been praised for being friendly and down-to-earth.
– Her devotion to animals, especially cats, is well known. She has uploaded images and videos showing her engaging with animals.
– She has a unique sense of style that appeals to a large global audience.
– Lisa frequently goes by the nickname “Lisa-Rabbit” because of her adorable and bunny-like features.
– She became a judge for the international ANDAM Fashion Awards in 2021.
– During her trainee years, she was the only member of BLACKPINK to receive an A for both personality and skill.
– She went to the 2020 S/S Paris Fashion Week CELINE runway presentation on June 28, 2019.
– Lisa and Rosé were invited to the Korea 2018 f/w Mulberry event on September 6, 2018.
Read more facts about Lisa
1. How old are the BLACKPINK members? (oldest to youngest)
BLACKPINK members’ ages and birthdays are as follows:
– Jisoo was born on January 3, 1995, and is 28 years old
– Jennie was born on January 16, 1996, and is 27 years old.
– Rose was born on February 11, 1997, and is 26 years old.
– Lisa was born on March 27, 1997, and is 27 years old.
The members were of the following ages when they debuted in 2016: Jisoo was 21, Jennie was 20, Rose was newly 19, and Lisa was 19.
2. How tall are the BLACKPINK members? (tallest to shortest)
BLACKPINK member’s heights are the following from tallest to shortest:
– Rose’s height is 168 cm (5’6”).
– Lisa’s height is 167 cm (5’4″).
– Jennie’s height is 163 cm (5’3”).
– Jisoo’s height is 162 cm (5’3″).
3. Where are the BLACKPINK members from? (ethnicity & nationality)
BLACKPINK member’s nationality & ethnicity are as follows:
– Jisoo is South Korean by ethnicity and nationality.
– Rose is ethnically South Korean but Korean-Australian by nationality.
– Jennie is South Korean by ethnicity and nationality.
– Lisa is Thai by ethnicity and nationality.
All BLACKPINK members are from South Korea except for Lisa.
4. What are the official positions of BLACKPINK members?
Following are the official BLACKPINK member’s positions:
– Jisoo is the Lead Vocalist and Visual.
– Jennie is the Main Rapper and Lead Vocalist.
– Rose is the Main Vocalist and Lead Dancer.
– Lisa is the Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Sub Vocalist and Maknae.
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