Full Profiles of GFriend’s Members: Names, Ages, Religions, Weight, etc

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Who Is GFriend?

GFriend is a famous Korean girl group formed by Source Music Agency in 2015. The group consists of six members: Sowon, Yerin, Eunha, Yuju, SinB and Umji. GFriend made their first debut on January 15, 2015 (Season of Glass). GFriend released the five-track debut of Season of Glass with the promotional track “Glass Bead”. “Glass Bead” was composed by Seo Yong Bae and Iggy. This song was successful at getting a high rank on Gaon’s weekly chart, KBS’s music program, and ranked number nine in the top ten most viewed k-pop videos around the world in January 2015. After they released the first album in the beginning of 2015, GFriend released their second EP (Flower Bud) with the promotional track “Me Gustas Tu”.

Almost one year after debuting, GFriend made headlines by gaining several achievements and nominations. On September 17, 2015, GFriend was nominated in the 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards in the category of Best Korean Act. They release their third EP Snowflake with the track “Rough”. The concept of this song is GFriend’s High School Concept trilogy with “Glass Bead” and “Me Gustas Tu”. In this year, during their fan meeting, GFriend released their fandom name, Buddy. There is good news for all of Buddy. This year (2018), GFriend started the year by conducting their first solo concert with the title Season of GFriend on January 6 and 7, 2018. So, are you curious to know more about the biography of each member of GFriend? Here are the full profiles of GFriend’s members.

GFriend’s Yerin: Profile and Facts

Yerin GFriend
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Real Name: Jung Ye Rin/정예린

Stage Name: Yerin/예린

Nicknames: N/A

Position: Lead Dancer, Vocalist, Center or Face of the Group

Date of Birth: August 19, 1996, in Incheon

Age: 21 years old (2017)

Height: 168 cm (5’6”)

Weight:47 kg (103 lbs)

Religion: N/A

Blood Type: O

Zodiac: Leo

Hobby: Listening to music, dancing, and exercising

Languages: Korean

Twitter: N/A

Instagram: N/A

Interesting Facts About Yerin

  • The position of Yerin in GFRIEND is mainly sub-vocalist. Besides that, she is also the lead dancer and face of GFriend.
  • Among the members, Yerin does not have an official social media account like Instagram and Twitter. If you want to keep up to date about Yerin, you can always contact her at @gfriendofficial Instagram.
  • Yerin attended the School of Performing Arts Seoul.
  • She lives together with her soulmate So Won, and she likes to spend time with all the GFriend members.
  • Before joining GFriend, she used to be a trainee at Cube Entertainment.
  • She loves to dance, and her hobbies include working out.
  • In an interview, she mentioned her ideal type. Her ideal type is a man like Lee Hyun Woo.

GFriend’s Eunha: Profile and Facts

Eunha GFriend
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Real Name: Jung Eunbi/정은비

Stage Name: Eunha/은하

Nicknames: N/A

Position: Lead Vocalist

Date of Birth: May 30, 1997, in Seoul

Age: 20 years old (2017)

Height: 163 cm (5’5”)

Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)

Religion: N/A

Blood Type: O

Zodiac: Gemini

Hobby: Watching movies and culinary programs

Languages: Korean

Twitter: N/A

Instagram: N/A

Interesting Facts About Eunha

  • Eunha graduated from the School of Performing Arts Seoul.
  • Before joining the group, she was a trainee for a year at CJ Entertainment.
  • When the members were asked about their ideal type of man, she stated that she really likes a crush. Her ideal type is someone like Jo Jung Suk.
  • She shares an apartment with her group mates SinB, Umji, and Juju.
  • She is ambitious. Eunha really wanted a successful career as an actress. Therefore, she is working hard to be a professional at acting.
  • Aside from acting, she is very confident about her voice as well.

GFriend’s Sin B: Profile and Facts

Sin B GFriend
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Real Name: Hwang Eun Bi/황은비

Stage Name: Sin B/신비

Nicknames: Jessica

Position: Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Visual or Face of the Group

Date of Birth: June 3, 1998, in Cheongju

Age: 19 years old (2017)

Height: 167 cm (5’6”)

Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)

Religion: N/A

Blood Type: AB

Zodiac: Gemini

Hobby: Reading webtoons, exercising, and dancing

Languages: Korean

Twitter: N/A

Instagram: N/A

Interesting Facts About Sin B

  • Hwang Eun Bi, also known as SinB, is a singer and dancer from South Korea.
  • In the past, she attended the School of Performing Arts Seoul.
  • Those around her say she is charismatic, happy, and spreads good vibes all around her.
  • Besides music activities, she has appeared on various TV programs including Weekly Idol, The Show, Hello Counselor, Music Core, The Fairies in My Arms, and many more.
  • Her favorite group is Big Bang; she stated in an interview that she loves both the music and the members’ personalities as well.
  • Her role model in the industry is G-Dragon.
  • She loves to dance and act.
  • Some people say she looks like Jessica Jung.

GFriend’s Yuju: Profile and Facts

Yuju GFriend
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Real Name: Choi Yuna/최유나

Stage Name: Yuju/유주

Nicknames: N/A

Position: Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer

Date of Birth: October 4, 1997, in Ilsan

Age: 20 years old (2017)

Height: 169 cm (5’7”)

Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)

Religion: N/A

Blood Type: B

Zodiac: Libra

Hobby: Writing lyrics, composing songs, and playing the guitar

Languages: Korean

Twitter: N/A

Instagram: N/A

Interesting Facts About Yuju

  • Yuju’s real name is Choi Yu Na, and she is a South Korean singer and dancer.
  • She dreamed of being a professional singer when she was young.
  • In the past, she attended the School of Performing Arts Seoul.
  • She started to learn to sing at the age of 13, and she was a trainee at Leon Entertainment.
  • But, in 2011, she was hired at Source Music.
  • Her role models in the music industry are Mariah Carey and Jessie J, and she is a fan of Maroon 5.
  • In a GFriend interview, she said that she really likes Yoseob (a member of the K-pop group Beast), and her ideal type is someone like Kim Wo Bin.
  • Other members said that she is a good lyricist and knows how to play the guitar as well.
  • She has one older sibling.

GFriend’s Sowon: Profile and Facts

Sowon GFriend
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Real Name: Kim So Jung/김소정

Stage Name: Sowon/소원

Nicknames: N/A

Position: Leader, Main Rapper, Vocalist

Date of Birth: December 7, 1995, in Seoul

Age: 22 years old

Height: 172 cm (5”7”)

Weight: 51 kg (112 lbs)

Religion: N/A

Blood Type: A

Zodiac: Sagittarius

Hobby: Cooking, watching movies, and reading mystery novels

Languages: Korean and Japanese

Twitter: N/A

Instagram: N/A

Interesting Facts About Sowon

  • Her full name is Kim So Yung, and she is a singer, rapper, and dancer.
  • Sowon is mostly famous for being a member of the successful k-pop group GFriend.
  • She is the leader of GFriend.
  • She speaks fluent Korean and Japanese, graduated from the School of Arts in Hanlim, and attends Sungshin Women’s University to major in social media and journalism.
  • As the leader of GFriend, she is very honest and always tries to make the other members happy.
  • Sowon loves to cook. She also loves her cats, and that’s why she always walks with her cats.
  • In an interview, Sowon said that she really likes L, a member of the K-Pop boy group Infinite, and Park Hae Jin.

GFriend’s Umji: Profile and Facts

Umji GFriend
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Real Name: Kim Ye Won/김예원

Stage Name: Umji/엄지

Nicknames: N/A

Position: Vocalist, Maknae

Date of Birth: August 19, 1998, in Incheon

Age: 19 years old

Height: 166 cm (5’5”)

Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)

Religion: N/A

Blood Type: O

Zodiac: Leo

Hobby: Watching movies and listening to music

Languages: Korean and English

Twitter: N/A

Instagram: N/A

Interesting Facts About Umji

  • Umji’s real name is Kim Ye Won, and she is a singer and dancer.
  • Umji’s role is the maknae of the group.
  • She attended the School of Performing Arts Seoul.
  • She is able to speak Korean and English, and she is fluent in both languages.
  • She is an active member of the Christian community.
  • She has two siblings.
  • Umji’s dream is to conquer the music industry and started in her early teens.
  • Outside of music, she wanted to be a diplomat.
  • When asked about her ideal type of man, she answered that her ideal type of man is a man like Cha Tae Hyun.

GFriend Members’ Popularity Rankings

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Every K-pop group consists of singers, rappers, and dancers, and each member has their own capabilities. If we are asking about who is the most popular member in Gfriend recently, it is very hard to decide since most people have their own taste. Some look at singing abilities, visuals, or dance levels. But, here, we try to collect people’s opinions about the popularity rankings of GFriend’s members. The Korean Business Research Institute analyzed the brand reputation of individual members of girl groups by looking at interaction, media coverage, communication, and community indexes. From the list, GFriend’s Sin B and Yerin are in the first rank, followed by GFriend’s Umji, Yuju, and Sowon. If a member does a lot of variety shows, sometimes it is a reference to how popular they are at that time.