Miyeon (미연) is a South Korean singer, actress, model and a member of the girl group (G)I-DLE. She debuted solo on April 27th, 2022 with her first EP “MY”.
Miyeon (G)I-DLE Profile
Stage Name: Miyeon (미연)
Birth Name: Cho Mi-yeon (조미연)
Occupation: Singer, Model, Actress
Birthday: January 31, 1997
Active Years: 2018–present
Age: 26 (in Jan 2023)
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 161 cm (5’3″)
Weight: 45 kg (99 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Miyeon (G)I-DLE Facts:
– Miyeon was born in Majeon -dong, Seo- gu, Incheon, South Korea.
– She went to Incheon Wanggil Elementary School.
– She dropped out of Majeon Middle School and later passed her Middle School Graduation Academic Qualification Test and GED.
– She is an only child.
– Miyeon joined YG Entertainment at the same time as Blackpink‘s Jennie.
– She is left-handed.
– Her nicknames are “Rabbit”, “noodle”, “Tom”, “Quokka” and “Ssom Oh”.
– If she hadn’t become a singer, Miyeon would have considered becoming an art teacher.
– Her hobbies include listening to music, sleeping, nail art, watching movies, drawing, reading, and playing the guitar.
– Other members misunderstood her for a dance instructor when she first entered CUBE because she had the habit of wearing mesh stockings and leather jackets.
– Miyeon is the least athletic member in the group.
– She considers herself as (G)I-dle’s power vocal.
– She can’t snap her fingers.
– She is skilled in playing the violin, guitar, and piano.
– She takes dedicated washroom breaks during fan signs and VLives.
– Her religion is Paganism.
– Soyeon helped Miyeon adapt to the team after joining (G)I-DLE late.
– Her shoe size is 225-230.
– She shares a room with Soyeon.
– Her MBTI is ENFP.
– Due to her deep interest in composing songs and writing lyrics, she attended media class.
– She is often represented by the crocodile emoji (🐊).
– Miyeon is the only member of (G)I-DLE with a driver’s license, but she doesn’t trust herself to drive.
– Her motto is “Live the life you want”.
– Miyeon had LASEK surgery for her eyes.
– Her first audition took place during her middle school years.
– Her father is her biggest source of inspiration.
Training & Departure From YG Entertainment
– Miyeon auditioned at YG Entertainment after her friend urged her during middle school.
– She passed YG Entertainment through an email audition and trained in the company for four years starting from the first year of middle school.
– In YG, she was part of the debut group ‘Pink Punk’ (tentative name), which included the current members of BLACKPINK.
– In 2015, Miyeon departed from YG Entertainment.
– After leaving YG she attended a vocal academy and took MIDI classes and auditioned at Cube Entertainment after she received a recommendation from someone.
– She made her debut with (G)I-DLE 11 months after joining Cube at the age of 21. Including her time at YG, her total trainee period was 5 years.
– Miyeon released the song “Cart” in collaboration with Hangzoo in 2019.
– She is the main vocalist and visual of the group “(G)I-DLE”.
– Miyeon is currently part of the League of Legends group called K/DA.
– She worked as a freelance singer and performed with Im Seulong and Urban Zakapa before debut.
– She participated in the production of K/DA’s song “POP/STARS” for the League of Legends 2018 World Championship.
– She performed at the League of Legends World Finals Opening Ceremony 2018 with Soyeon, Madison Beer and Jaira Burns.
– She worked as the MC of many shows including “M CountDown”, “Together Again K-pop Concert”, and “Do You Lightsome”.
– She has released a number of OSTs including “Sweet Dream (with Yuqi)” (Love to Hate You), “Numb” (Eversoul OST), “Someday” (Moonshine) and “My Destiny” (Tale of The Nine-Tailed).
– Miyeon began her acting career in 2021 in the drama “Replay: The Moment” and has appeared in various dramas, including (2021), “Delivery” (2021), “Adult Trainee” (2021), and “Her Bucket List” (2021).
Magazines & Endorsements
– Miyeon has appeared in many magazines including “Marie Claire”, “ELLE”, “VOGUE”, “Allure” and “INDEED”.
– She was appointed as the ambassador for “Espoir” and muse for the brand “Jillstore Beauty Korea” in 2023.
– She appeared in many programs and radio programs including “Hyemi Lee Ye Chaepa”, “Late Night Ghost Talk”, “Avengers”, and “Doremi Market”.
– She appeared in Im Seulong’s music video “It’s You” before her debut.
– In 2020, Miyeon participated in the mystery music show “King of Mask Singer” under the pseudonym “boiled eggs” but was eliminated in the second round.
Likes & Dislikes
– Miyeon is a fan of Beyoncé.
– Her favorite colors are white and black.
– She enjoys wearing long boots, even during the summer season.
– Miyeon enjoys playing Animal Crossing.
– Her favorite color is green but mostly likes to wear white or black.
– She enjoys doing nail arts.
– Miyeon’s favorite foods include Thai food, milk tea, and Latiao.
– Her favorite fruits are strawberries, cherries, and peaches.
– She has a preference for fried chicken and often orders half and half.
– She is not a picky eater.
– Among Baskin Robbins ice creams, her top choice is Rainbow Sherbet.
– She doesn’t like mint choco.
– Miyeon shows great care and affection for the other members, particularly Shuhua.
– When she is angry or annoyed, she has a powerful voice that surprises fans. Fans even nicknamed her “Spicy Miyeon” due to her impressive shouting during a V-LIVE session.
– If there is a conflict, she prefers to resolve it immediately and believes in trusting her intuition.
– She is considered the most short-tempered in the group.
– She values honesty and dislikes dishonesty.
– Miyeon is known for sleeping a lot and has difficulty waking up even with alarms.
– It’s known that she frequently mentions needing to go to the bathroom during V LIVE broadcasts and often drinks a lot, including water.
– It was mentioned in the show that she is obsessed with contacting others and keeping in touch. ( 소문의 아이들)
– Miyeon has a close relationship with Promise9’s Park Ji-won, and they supported each other during their trainee days.
– She is also close with Kwon Eun-bin (CLC).
– She is friends with Luda (WJSN), Yoo Jiae (Lovelyz), Yuna ( AOA) and Hyejeong, Yebin (DIA), and TWICE & BLACKPINK members.
– Her popular songs include “Drive”, “Rose” and “Dreaming About You”.
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