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Chungha Profile, Bio, & Facts

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Chungha (청하) is a South Korean K-pop singer under MORE VISION. She made her debut on June 7, 2017 with the mini album “Hands on Me”. She’s a former member of I.O.I girl group.

Chungha Profile

Stage NameChungha (청하)
Birth NameKim Chan Mi (김찬미)
OccupationSinger, songwriter, dancer
BirthdayFebruary 9th, 1996
Active Years2016–present
Age28 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAquarius
Height161 cm (5’3”)
Weight44 kg (97 lbs)
NationalitySouth Korean
Blood TypeA
Fandom NameByulharang (별하랑)
Fan ColorsChinese Green, Middle Blue Green, Opera Mauve

Chungha Facts:

Early Life

– Chungha is from Seoul, South Korea.
– She used to live in Dallas for around 7 to 8 years.
– She was in Dallas International School.
– She went to Global Advanced School but later dropped out.
– She took the High school graduation Qualification Examination and passed.
– She went to Baekje University of Arts in the Department of Practical Dance.
– She attended Sejong University Future Education Center in Dance major, and Practical dance.

Personal Life

– Chungha’s English name is Annie Kim.
– She has a younger sibling born in 2001.
– She’s named after an alcohol brand.
– She has the ability to speak English and Korean.
– She enjoys tarot readings for fun. (Interview Magazine)
– Instead of skincare, she just eats healthy, drinks a lot of water, and sleeps enough.
– Her shoe size is 230mm.
– A few of her hobbies are watching movies alone, writing a letter, and commenting on the fan cafe, etc.
– Some of her nicknames are Alcohol, Gatcheongha, Bitcheongha, Spoiler Fairy, Byeoldungi, Cheonghalmae, etc.
– Her specialties are dancing choreography, and dancing.
– She has pet dogs named Bambi and Aran.
Lee Hyori is her role model.
– She treats her manager more like a sister.
– She has shared her belief that “the fear of always being the same is greater than the fear of trying something new,” (NME)
– She’s frightened by ball games and is not good at sports.
– Chungha is a very honest person.
– Whenever she’s sweaty, she doesn’t find herself attractive.
– She wants to donate and help her mother when she earns a lot of money.
– She hopes to collaborate with Camila Cabello and Paul Kim.
– Her natural personality is shy, quiet, and very nervous.
– She resembles Gigi Hadid in specific angles.
– Her favorite self-care ritual is to go see her physiotherapist for total body alignment.
– Her favorite thing about Texas is that the neighborhood is quiet.
– According to her, Sunmi and IU have set good examples for her as female solo artists. (KoreaTimes)


– Chungha first ever auditioned for YG Entertainment.
– Her trainee period is three years and three months.
– She used to be a JYP trainee.
– Her dance training period is about 6 to 7 years.
– She used to be the Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, and Rapper of I.O.I., her rank was 4th.
– She was also a part of I.O.I.’s sub-unit.
– Her US label is 88rising.
– She’s in SM Station X’s girl group project which also includes Soyeon x SinB x Seulgi.


– She was featured in Yesung’s “Whatcha Doin?”.
– She finished 7th after appearing in the “Hit the Stage”.
– She appeared as a panelist on Mnet’s “I Can See Your Voice Season 4”.
– She has been an MC for Simply K-Pop, Miracle Run, T-Cast, and Animal Farm.
– She has appeared on TV Shows like the public talk show Hello, Unexpected Q, Idol Room, Korean Foreigner, Running Man, Law of the Jungle, Doremi Market, Knowing Brothers, etc.
– She’s also been on radio shows like Choi Hwajeong’s Power Time, Bae Seongjae’s Ten Kakao, PC Room Attack, Jo Jungsik’s Fun Fun Today Radio, 2 o’clock escape Cultwo Show, and many more.

Magazines & Ambassador

– Chungha has appeared on magazine covers like First Look, Marie Claire, At Style, University Tomorrow, Nylon, Ten Plus Star, Elle, Magazine Singles, Harper’s Bazaar, Arena Homme Plus, vogue, W Korea, Elle Singapore, and Allure.
– She has been a global ambassador for Shiseido, Clinique, a Korean ambassador for Dolce & Gabbana, Korea Basketball Committee (KXO), a Brand Ambassador for Reebok, a Seoul International Architectural Film Festival Public Relations Ambassador for the Korean Institute of Architects, and a 2017 Rural Talent Sharing Pan-National Campaign Ambassador for the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.

Likes & Dislikes

– Animal Farm is her favorite show.
– 2, 3, 7, 8, and 9 are her favorite numbers.
– Autumn and Winter are her preferred seasons.
– She would like to try Skydiving someday.

Food Preferences

– Her preferred snack is Cheetos.
– She likes tteokbokki.
– She loves eating tangsuyuk.
– Rice cakes are her favorite food.
– She enjoys dried sweet potatoes.

Celebrity Friends

– She’s close friends with DIA’s Huihyeon, Stray Kids’ Bang Chan, and all of the I.O.I. members.
– She’s also acquainted with Cherry Bullet’s Haeyoon, and actress Seol Inah.

Major Works

– Chungha’s major works include, Gotta Go, Snapping, Roller Coaster, Dream Of You, and Bicycle.


– She has won many awards over the years including the Best of Next Award, Rookie Award, New Korean Wave Music Star Award, Female Singer Award, Favorite Award, Best Dance Performance Solo, Artist of the Year, M2, Best Icon, Music Style Award Dance Female Category, Album Production of the Year Award and many more.
– She has won a total of 14 times first place on music broadcasts.


Instagram: morechunghaplz
Youtube: CHUNG HA_Official | CHUNG HA 청하
Twitter: CH_CHUN9HA | chungha_japan (Japan)
TikTok: official_chungha
Daum Cafe: MNH-Chungha
Facebook: ChungHa.MNHent

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

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