Soojin (수진) is a South Korean singer, dancer and former member of the girl group (G)I-DLE.
Soojin (G)I-DLE Profile
Stage Name: Soojin (수진)
Birth Name: Seo Su Jin (서수진)
Occupation: Singer, Dancer
Birthday: March 9, 1998
Active Years: 2018–2021
Age: 25 (in Mar 2023)
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 164 cm (5’4″)
Weight: 43 kg (94 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Soojin (G)I-DLE Facts:
– Soojin was born in Donghwa-ri, Bongdam-myeon, Hwaseong-gun, Gyeonggi-do.
– She went to Wow Elementary School and Wow Middle School.
– She graduated from Korea Arts High School in the Department of Music.
– She was scouted in her third year of school.
– Soojin is considered the “mom” of the group and takes care of the other members.
– Her audition piece was BoA‘s song “No.1.”
– She often assists Yuqi in shaping her eyebrows.
– She would like to be a stewardess if she wasn’t an idol. (Singles Interview)
– She used to share a room with Shuhua.
– She is the shyest member of the group.
– Soojin has a younger sister named Seo Ye-jin born in 2005.
– Her religion is Christianity.
– Her MBTI is ISFP.
– Her nicknames are “Cherry”, “Ssom Chi It” (baby tangerine in Thai), “Steam”, “Blueberry Cat”.
– Her representative is Red.
– She has a habit of sniffing food before eating it.
– She describes herself as the “Pretty Spring girl” when introducing herself.
– On August 2nd, 2018, Cube confirmed her dating relationship with Pentagon’s Hui, but they later broke up.
– Her representative emoji is Cherry.
– Soojin’s mother is an aerobics instructor.
– Although her father initially opposed her becoming an idol, she persistently requested him for two years.
– On an online live stream, a friend of Sujin mentioned that she was doing well, but abruptly ended the stream and requested its deletion.
– Soojin was the main dancer, sub-vocalist, and sub-rapper in the group “(G)I-DLE”.
– She appeared on NOW’s radio program “Avengers” in August 2020.
– She was introduced as a trainee on September 9, 2017.
– She was the model for Clio’s brand “Peripera” in 2021.
– She was originally supposed to debut with VIVIDIVA and even performed with them once under the stage name N.NA.
– Soojin portrayed the fox girl character in Soyeon‘s ‘Jelly’ MV.
– She joined Cube Entertainment in 2016.
– She is not signed under any company.
Bullying Allegations & Departure from (G)I-DLE
– On February 20, 2021, Soojin’s middle school classmate and her older sister accused Soojin of bullying in middle school and said she had physically assaulted her classmate, engaged in stealing stuff and sent out a group text urging students to outcast the classmate.
– Cube Entertainment and Soojin announced her temporary hiatus due to bullying allegations on March 4, 2021.
– Cube Entertainment investigated and found no evidence of bullying or violence after contacting teachers and alumni students.
– The netizen who made the allegations declined to meet with the company.
– Cube Entertainment announced Soojin’s departure from (G)I-DLE on August 14, 2021.
– Soojin’s legal representative announced that she would not be pursuing legal action on September 8, 2022.
Soojin’s Response to Bullying Allegations
– On February 22, 2021, shortly after the accusation, Soojin responded to the rumors through (G)I-DLE’s official fan community and clarified that while she was ashamed that she had smoked a couple of times during middle school out of curiosity, she had never bullied anyone, stolen other student’s belongings, physically assaulted someone, or sent out a text urging students to outcast the classmate.
– She also stated that she was friends with the said classmate and her older sister during middle school and even hung out at their place a couple of times. She fought with her friend and cursed at her because she frequently used to break promises. Soojin apologized on the phone but they grew distant from each other after that.
Likes & Dislikes
– Soojin’s favorite (G)I-DLE song is “Han(一)”. (Singles interview)
– She does not read webtoons.
– She admires Marilyn Monroe as the sexy icon of the century.
– She doesn’t like eating red beans.
– She loves to eat mint choco.
– She has low tolerance for alcohol.
– She enjoys playing Overwatch.
– Soojin loves walking and even considers it her specialty.
– Since she was little, Soojin learned Jazz dance because her mom encouraged her.
– She is skilled in cooking and make-up.
– She used to practice Taekwondo.
– She is skilled in playing gonggi.
– Soojin has eight tattoos: a cherry near her hip next to her bellybutton, a heart on the front of her right shoulder, a heart on the inside of her finger, the A of diamonds playing card on her waist, the word ‘blue’ on the back of her neck, the number 1844 on her right hand, a cross on the back of her left shoulder, and a tattoo on the back of her left arm that says ‘self-love is the best love.’
– She is friends with Somi, Moonbyul (MAMAMOO), Chanmi (AOA), YooA (Oh My Girl) and Ye-In (Lovelyz).
– She is close with Eunseo and SinB from GFriend and is part of a group chat called “Jeans.”
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