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Yunji (Ariaz) Profile, Biography, and Facts


Yunji (윤지) is a singer and a former member of the girl group “Ariaz” from South Korea under Rising Star Entertainment. She made her debut with the group on October 24, 2019 with the mini album “Grand Opera”.

Stage Name: Yunji (윤지)
Birth Name: Kim Yunji (김윤지)
Occupation: Singer, Dancer
Birthday: August 26, 1996
Age 27 (in Jul 2024)
Active Years: 11
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Height: 154 cm (5’0’’)
Weight: 40 kg (88 lbs)
Nationality: Korean
Blood Type: AB

Yunji Facts:

– She was born in Ilsandong-gu, Goyang – si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.
– She studied at the Dong-Ah Institute of Media and Arts (DIMA) and has a specialty in TV dance.
– Her family consists of her parents and younger brother.
– On Produce 101, she was placed 84th and eliminated in Round 1, while on Mixnine, she ranked 36th and was eliminated in Round 2.
– Yunji trained for seven years before joining ARIAZ.
– On November 26, 2018, she participated in the song “Daydream,” which was in Lovelyz’s 4th mini-album SANCTUARY.
– She had the longest training time among her group members.
– She was the leader, dancer and main vocalist of Ariaz.
– She was roommates with Dawon.
– Yunji was also in charge of creating the group’s choreography.
– She was nicknamed “Yunji Kim” by Shihyeon because she resembles a doll.
– She was a trainee for two years before participating in Produce 101.
– Yunji was the first member to join Star Empire in 2013, but she terminated her contract and left Rising Star Entertainment on April 10, 2022.
– She worked as a background vocalist in APRIL’s “April Story” (봄의 나라 이야기).
– Her nicknames are Yun Zi and Yunji Kim.
– Her personal skills include singing nursery rhymes and tapping with the whole body.
– Her favorite snack is jelly, and she likes to eat it whenever she can.
– She reads a lot of books in the essay genre.
– She loves cheese chicken stir-fried noodles so much that she ate them for three months in lunch daily.
– She takes three nutritional supplements, royal jelly, vitamins, and propolis, when she wakes up in the morning.
– She enjoys playing Kartrider and Love Beat games.
– She likes listening to music and has a habit of talking in her sleep.
– Yunji’s favorite food is kimchi.
– She has a strong dislike for carrots.
– Her favorite colors are yellow and pink, and her favorite movie genres are romantic and comedy.
– Her shoe size is 225 mm, and she is the shortest member of her group.

Social Media Handles

Instagram: yunjibang_2v
Youtube: 윤쯔
TikTok: @yunji_ariaz

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