Check Out More Details About CLC’s Foreign Member Chonnasorn Sajakul
Sorn is a South Korean idol born in Thailand. She is a member of CLC and was revealed as the first member of the group. She debuted on March 19, 2015, with the single “Pepe” from CLC’s first EP with the other 5 original members.
Sorn is close to other Thai-born K-pop idols including NCT/WAYV’s Ten, GOT7’s BamBam, Blackpink’s Lisa, and (G)I-DLE’s Minnie. Sorn also launched her first collection of jewelry called Rise in partnership with Kapsul Collective. Without further ado, check out Sorn’s details which were compiled by Channel-Korea!
CLC’s Sorn’s Profile
- Stage Name: Sorn (손)
- Full Name: Chonnasorn Sajakul (ชลนสร สัจจกุล)
- Korean Name: Kim So Eun (김소은)
- Nickname: Geumson, Kim So Eun, Jjonjjoni, Son-nim, Selena Gomez
- Date of Birth: November 18th, 1996
- Place of Birth: Bangkok, Thailand
- Nationality: Korean
- Star Sign: Scorpio
- Religion: Buddhism
- Blood Type: A
- Height: 160 cm
- Weight: 49 kg
- Debut Date: March 19, 2015 (with CLC)
- Associated Acts: CLC
- Agency: Cube Entertainment
- Education: Korea Kent Foreign School
- MBTI: ISFJ
- Official Twitter: sssorn_clc
- Official Instagram: sssorn_chonnasorn
- Official TikTok: sssorn_chonnasorn
- Official YouTube Channel: PRODUSORN
CLC’s Sorn’s Fun Facts
- Sorn can play the flute and guitar.
- Sorn’s representative fruit is watermelon.
- Despite being from Thailand, during CLC’s appearance on Celuv TV, Sorn stated that she dreams in Korean.
- Sorn stated that she is better at speaking than reading other languages. She can speak Thai, English, Korean, Japanese, and Chinese. She is in charge of Thai and English in the group.
- Before debut, Sorn appeared in the music video for G.Na’s “Pretty Lingerie” along with Seunghee, Yujin, and Seungyeon.
- Sorn is the first winner of the competition K-Pop Star Hunt.
- Sorn’s role model is her dad. Her father Wanasthana Sajakul had previously worked for the prime minister of Thailand. She also has a brother who is a popular actor and singer in her home country.
- Sorn loves art and drawing.
- Sorn said that she would be a fashion designer, interior designer, graphic designer, or translator if she was not a singer. She is called the hidden fashionista of the group.
- Sorn received the Outstanding Filial Piety Award directly from the Thai princess and participated in the performance of the event.
- She participated in the chorus of “Blowin’ Up (신바람)” on BTOB’s second full-length album Brother Act.
- She is in a group chat with other Thai idols including NCT/WAYV’s Ten, Blackpink’s Lisa, GOT7’s BamBam, and (G)I-DLE’s Minnie.
- Sorn is a good friend of NCT’s Yuta ever since they appeared together in the variety program Idol Party.
- She was close to Jae of DAY6. They filmed a video together for Jae’s podcast called “How Did I Get Here?”
- Sorn prefers the girl crush concept.
- She shares the biggest room with Seunghee and Yeeun in CLC’s new dorm.
- Sorn said that Pentagon’s Hui is one of the reasons Cube Entertainment realized the potential in her voice.
CLC’s Sorn’s Debut Era
Sorn made her debut with CLC on March 19, 2015, under Cube Entertainment. She debuted with Yujin, Seungyeon, Seunghee, and Yeeun. As of now, CLC consists of 7 members: Seungyeon, Seunghee, Yujin, Sorn, Yeeun, Eunbin, and Elkie. Sorn is in charge of the group’s sub-vocals.
Although she’s in charge of the sub-vocals, she sounds stable live. Her tone is very peculiar, so the parts sung by Sorn can be easily distinguished. Sorn is a talented member who has a delicate, exquisite voice. She once won an audition called K-Pop Star Hunt in 2011.
Recently, she receives a lot of parts from the vocal line, and though she is officially a sub-vocalist, she can be seen as a lead vocalist. She is treated as the main vocalist depending on the song.
Check out Sorn’s singing of “First Love” at the DMC Festival in 2016:
CLC debuted on March 19, 2015, with their first EP First Love, which contains the lead single “Pepe.” Check out the debut music video of CLC!
Sorn’s Focus Fancams
Check out Sorn’s focus fancams that will make you fall in love!
As can be seen from the Selena Gomez similarity analysis, she has an exotic charm. One of Sorn’s nicknames is Selena Gomez because she kind of resembles her.
For the recent comeback, Sorn dyed her hair to a light purple-ish or silver-ish color. She looks stunning and nailed the performances with her new hair color. Fans said that she looks like a Marvel character.
“Sorn is killing it with the sassy attitude and that cool hair color. Really loving her vocals in the chorus. Her vocals are always so clear and fresh, and she’s improved so much as a dancer. I’m so proud. Guess making TikToks are helpful for practice?! Also, I’m so happy she has a good amount of center time in this comeback. Otherwise, she’s mostly on the side,” stated one fan. Others also said that her energy and confidence are outstanding, stating “she’s getting better with each comeback!”
Sorn’s Friendship with Blackpink’s Lisa, GOT7’s BamBam, NCT’s Ten, and (G)I-DLE’s Minnie
Sorn is close to other Thai K-pop idols such as NCT/WAYV’s Ten, GOT7’s BamBam, Blackpink’s Lisa, and (G)I-DLE’s Minnie. BamBam once stated in an interview that he has a group chat with other Thai K-pop idols.
He said, “Honestly, we have a group chat including the Thai idols, and we all know each other. We live nearby each other and meet very often. Lisa and I always greet each other when we attend the same event. Ten (NCT) is currently with SM Entertainment so we hardly meet since his company is quite strict. As for Sorn (CLC), we meet very often.”
In Sorn’s YouTube channel, she showed her close friendship with other idols by hanging out with (G)I-DLE’s Minnie and having lunch with a Thai food menu with Blackpink’s Lisa, (G)I-DLE’s Minnie, and fellow members Elkie.
Check out the vlog here:
Sorn’s Appearances on Idol Party
Sorn made a variety appearance on Idol Party along with NCT’s Yuta. Idol Party is an entertainment program broadcasted on TV Chosun. It is the first entertainment show on TV Chosun to feature idols. Sorn appeared with Yuta, Park Mi-sun, and Lee Bong-won.
The concept for their episodes had Park Mi-sun and Lee Bong-won spending their daily lives together as the mother and father of the foreign idol members. NCT’s Yuta and CLC’s Sorn played the roles of son and daughter. They traveled to Bali, Indonesia, for the 1st through 3rd episodes.
Check out the interaction between CLC’s Sorn and NCT’s Yuta which is so funny here:
Sorn’s YouTube Channel
Sorn opened her personal YouTube channel in 2018. As of now, she has about 16,102,201 overall views and 587K subscribers for her YouTube channel. Her YouTube description states, “Filmed, produced, edited, ALL BY ME.”
All the videos on her YouTube channel are done by herself. The channel consists of behind-the-scenes, vlogs, MV reactions, music covers, and many more fun activities. She stated that she discovered video editing and graphic designing to be her hobby and skills after making some videos.
Sorn said she’s making her own YouTube content for her fans. She wanted to create her own site so that she can stay up-to-date with her fans while CLC is not promoting and to create a gift for her fans for all their support and affection.
“Thank you for all your comments, your likes, and your subscriptions. It really means a lot to me. I remember wanting to make my own YouTube content because of you all. I wanted my own platform so that I can be able to keep you guys updated about me and CLC while we’re not on promotion. I and all CLC members really miss you all very much all the time, and I wanted to do something for all our fans as a gift to say thank you for all your love and support. AND THAT’S THE REASON WHY I STARTED PRODUSORN!
And, because of you all, I have found my new hobby and skills that I am so grateful to discover such as video editing and graphic designing. I am seriously in love with editing, and this had made me become a more creative person. Me, starting my journey with live streaming, to speed painting, to vlogging… I’m really curious about what I will be able to do in the future, and I hope that will be able to contribute to BIGGER and BETTER projects in the future!”
Check out some of Sorn’s uploaded videos from the platform here:
Sorn sometimes writes something to the community. She even asked for a fan name for her YouTube channel. Check out some of them!
Sorn is a hard-working girl. Just look at the behind-the-scenes of her vlog. The amount of dedication for her videos to be shared with her fans is amazing, right?
What do you think of CLC’s Sorn? She is indeed a queen of TikTok because of her personality, right? Please kindly leave your thoughts below and don’t forget to share!