Meet the Beautiful and Talented Vocalist from Cosmic Girls, Dawon
If we’re talking about Korean idols, you must be thinking about the pretty and handsome faces. But, not this idol that we’re going to talk about in this article. This pretty idol does not only have a beautiful face but also amazing vocal skills!
Of course, there are a lot of idols out there that have good visuals and pretty good vocal skills, but have you heard about Dawon?
In this article, we will talk about the talented singer from the girl group Cosmic Girls, sometimes called Woojoo Seonnyeo or WJSN, Nam Dawon!
Nam Dawon, also simply called Dawon, is one of the vocalists in Cosmic Girls.
As you know, Cosmic Girls or WJSN is a girl group that has Korean and Chinese members and has two agencies between the Korean agency, Starship Entertainment, and the Chinese agency, Yuehua Entertainment.
Dawon participated in Cosmic Girls’ songs by giving her outstanding vocals. She has an amazing voice.
Let’s talk more about it in the section below!
Dawon’s Full Profile
Full Name: Nam Dawon
Korean Name: 남다원
Birthdate: April 16, 1997
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Education: Cheongdam Middle School
Occupation: Singer, idol
Blood Type: A
Height: 167 cm
Shoe Size: 225mm
Weight: 48 kg
Subunit: Natural, 에뉩니온
Agency: Starship Entertainment, Yuehua Entertainment
Nam Dawon who we know as Dawon was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea. She was born on April 16, 1997, making her an Aries, and she has an Ox as a Chinese zodiac sign.
Dawon is the youngest daughter in her family. She has an older sister named Nam Da-na.
Before Dawon debuted as a member of Cosmic Girls, she joined the audition for a survival show called K-Pop Star Season 2, the same season as Akdong Musician.
Dawon joined the competition in 2012 when she was only 15 years old in the international age or 16 years old in Korean age. She is the same age as the soloist Park Jimin or Jamie who joined season 1 of the survival show. It’s also known that she is friends with Jamie.
However, she didn’t make it to the Top 10.
Here’s the clip of pre-debut Dawon singing “Mama Do” on K-Pop Star Season 2.
But, it’s good that she joined Starship Entertainment.
When she was still a trainee, she starred in UNIQ’s music video “Happy New Year” which was released in 2015.
Dawon’s Debut in Cosmic Girls
Dawon might have not made it into the K-pop Star Season 2 Top 10, but she did join as a trainee in Starship Entertainment and debuted with 11 other girls in Cosmic Girls or WJSN.
On February 25, 2016, Starship Entertainment and Yuehua Entertainment debuted the new girl group called Cosmic Girls, also called 우주소녀 or Woojoo Seonnyeo, WJSN for short. That is the reason why sometimes we see people call them Cosmic Girls, the English name, or WJSN the Korean name.
Cosmic Girls or WJSN debuted with the song called “Mo Mo Mo” on a mini-album called Would You Like. They performed their debut stage on M! Countdown on February 25, 2016.
The members of the girl group consist of 13 pretty and talented girls from both Korea and China.
Dawon is one of the nine members of Cosmic Girls that has Korean nationality.
This is a teaser video of Dawon and the other members of Cosmic Girls with their debut song “Mo Mo Mo!” Congrats Dawon for finally debuting in a new girl group!
And, here is the MV of Cosmic Girls’ song called “Mo Mo Mo!”
Feel like it’s not enough to just see Cosmic Girls’ song with the MV? Let’s see how they perform the song on a music show!
Not a long time after that, Dawon and other girls from Cosmic Girls came back with a new song called “Catch Me” on March 9, 2016.
This is the MV of “Catch Me” from Cosmic Girls or WJSN!
Dawon was so young back then, but her talent was already seen at such a young age. Don’t you think so?
Dawon as Cosmic Girls’ Vocalist
What do you think of Dawon and the girls from Cosmic Girls’ performance and songs from their debut days? Well, if we take a look at the year 2016 and compare it to now, it’s funny how time flies so fast. The girls including Dawon have changed so much.
But, one thing that didn’t change is Dawon’s beautiful face and her amazing vocals!
Even when she just debuted years ago, she managed to show us how outstanding her voice is in some of Cosmic Girls’ songs.
Let’s see how good Dawon’s vocal range is in a video made by her fans!
Dawon who is good at playing the piano and guitar also showed how good she is at playing the piano while doing a fan signing event for their first mini-album.
Ever wonder how good Dawon will be if she covers a western song? Well, you must see how wonderful her voice is when she covers Troye Sivan’s “Youth” in a video that was uploaded by Starship Entertainment’s official channel.
She even covered the song again on MBC’s reality show called Idol Radio in 2019.
What do you think of Dawon’s voice? She is a gem in K-pop!