Up-Close With Girl Group LABOUM: Profile, Songs, Scandal, and More

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Let’s Check This Beautiful K-Pop Girl Group LABOUM

LABOUM is one of the popular girl groups from South Korea that debuted in 2014. LABOUM is an acronym in which the letter L stands for Lovely, A for Amazing, B for Beautiful, O for Only, U for Unique, and M for Marvelous, and has the meaning “The Party” in French. The group consists of six members: Yujeong, Soyeon, ZN, Haein, Solbin, Yulhee (former member). This beautiful girl group is formed by two companies, NH Media and Nega Network.

In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with a detailed rundown of everything about the girl group LABOUM: Profile, Songs, Scandal, and more. So, stay tuned!

Profile of the Girl Group LABOUM

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  • LABOUM officially debuted on August 28th, 2014.
  • They have a special name for their fanbase which is called Latte.
  • LABOUM has official accounts where they publish their recent news and projects:
    • Facebook: @officiallaboum
    • Twitter: @officiallaboum
    • Instagram: @officialLABOUM
    • Youtube: @officialLABOUM

Members’ Profiles and Facts

Yujeong

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Profile

  • Original name: Kim Yujeong (김유정)
  • Place and Date of Birth: Seoul, February 14th, 1992
  • Position: Leader, lead vocal, rapper
  • Zodiac: Aquarius
  • Height: 161 cm (5’3″)
  • Weight: 42 kg (92 lbs)
  • Blood type: B
  • Specialty: Singing and acting
  • Instagram account: @yudong_0214

Random Fact of Yujeong

  • Her roommate is Solbin.
  • Her younger sister is the same age as Yulhee & Solbin.
  • Her nickname is Yudeong (유덩).
  • She graduated from Myongji University.
  • Her ideal types are Park Seo Joon and Zico from Block B.
  • Her role models are Lee Hyori, Baek Jiyong, Lee Soo Young.
  • She also has a passion for acting.
  • Her first love was when she was in senior high school.
  • She has even acted in a drama titled Bridge of the Century (2014) and Love Century (2017).
  • Before debuting she appeared in Hidden Singer.
  • She finds it hard to gain weight.
  • She debuted in 2010 with Ab 에비뉴’s single 너뿐이야.
  • She made a duet with Soyeon and sang the song “Don’t Disappear” (OST of Come and Hug Me).
  • She became a participant of the survival show The Unit (ranked 20th).

Soyeon

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Profile

  • Original name: Jung Soyeon (정소연)
  • Position: Main Vocalist
  • Place and Date of Birth: Gwangju, May 4th, 1994
  • Zodiac: Taurus
  • Height: 161 cm (5’3″)
  • Weight: 44 kg (97 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Talent: Dancing, singing
  • Instagram account: @lsyeonb

Random Fact of Soyeon

  • She has an older sister.
  • She has several nicknames: Yeoni (연이), Olaf (from Frozen), Yeon-hyung (when she has done her haircut).
  • Her roommate is ZN.
  • She appeared in Girls Spirit.
  • Her best friend is Suzy Miss A.
  • Her ideal type: Park Hyo Shin, Kim Woo Bin.
  • Her role models: Taeyeon, Lynz.
  • She composed and wrote LABOUM’s song “Between Us.”
  • She has sung many OST song: “Is it love” (OST of My Strange Hero Part 6), “Cosmic Girl” (OST of Jugglers), “I Feel Love” (OST of Hospital Ship Part 4), and “Love is Cold” (OST of Sweet Home, Sweet Honey Part 4).
  • Her dream is visiting the UK.
  • Her first love was when she was in senior high school.
  • She wakes up earlier than the other members.

ZN

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Profile

Original Name: Bae Jinye (배진예)
Position: Main Dancer, Vocalist
Place and Date of Birth: Bucheon, June 9th, 1994
Zodiac: Gemini
Height: 169 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 48 kg (105 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram account: @baejinyea
Talent: Dancing

Random Facts of ZN

  • She has an older sister.
  • Her nickname is Janggu (장구).
  • She almost used Vivian as her stage name.
  • Her roommate is Soyeon.
  • She has a puppy.
  • She appeared in a New Balance CF in 2012.
  • She acted as the main character in the web drama Milky Love and the drama About Love.
  • She went to the same school as Seolhyun AOA.
  • She appeared in LC9’s “Mama Beat” MV.
  • Her role models are Alicia Keys and Keyshia Cole.
  • Her dream is to collaborate with Junsu JYJ.
  • Het ideal type is someone who has a good attitude.
  • ZN became a participant in the survival show The Unit (ranked 8th).
  • She debuted in UNI.T on May 18th, 2018
  • She couldn’t participate in the second/last UNI.T release because of Laboum’s overlapping schedule.
  • Her best friends are Seoulhyun AOA and Nahyun SONAMOO.
  • Her first love was when she was in elementary school.
  • Her dream is visiting China.

Haein

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Profile

  • Original name: Yeom Haein (염해인)
  • Position: Lead Dancer, Vocalist
  • Place and Date of Birth: Ojeonggu, May 19th, 1995
  • Zodiac: Taurus
  • Height: 162 cm (5 ft 3¾ in)
  • Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Talent: Dancing, singing
  • Instagram account: @hhae_in_

Random Facts of Haein

  • She has an older brother.
  • Her roommate is Yulhee.
  • Her nicknames are Yeomggi (염끼) and Haetdong (햇동).
  • ZN revealed that Haein loves sexy dancing.
  • Haein was a participant in the survival show The Unit (ranked 26th).
  • Haein appeared in the drama Gangnam Scandal (2018).
  • Her role models are Kim Bum Soo and Lee Hyori.
  • She wants to collaborate with Seo In Guk.
  • She wants to participate in the variety show We Got Married.
  • She is the most talented in the group.
  • Her dream is visiting the UK.
  • She wants to visit Japan because of the many beautiful places and the delicious food there.
  • She is the second best dancer in LABOUM after ZN.

Solbin

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Profile

  • Original Name: Ahn Solbin (안솔빈)
  • Position: Rapper, Vocalist, Visual, Maknae
  • Place and Date of Birth: Seongnam, August 19th, 1997
  • Zodiac: Leo
  • Height: 169 cm (5’7″)
  • Weight: 50 kg (110 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Instagram account: @solbin0819
  • Talent: Dancing, singing

Random Fact of Solbin

  • She has an older brother.
  • She has several nicknames: Solbinnie and Solbean are among them.
  • Her roommate is Yujeong.
  • She graduated from Hanlim Multi Art School.
  • She has appeared in Her Secret Weapon.
  • She was a model for Evisu and Samsung Pay together with ZN and Yulhee.
  • She showed in Brown Eyed Girls’ MV “One Summer Night” and “The Original” in 2012.
  • Many people have said that she looks like Hyeri from Girl’s Days.
  • Her best friends are Yerin Gfriend and Jimin 15&.
  • She is also friends with Kino from Pentagon because they met in Hanlim high school.
  • Her father didn’t agree with her becoming an idol at first, only her mother supported her. Now her father is supporting her and is often curious so he googles her name on the Internet.
  • She wants to form a hip-hop subunit with ZN.
  • She wants to visit the United States of America.
  • Compared to the other members, Solbin has the most tanned skin.
  • She has the largest number of fans in South Korea.
  • She has an ability to impersonate (In Happy Together, Solbin impersonated 11 things).
  • Solbin was an MC of Music Bank, together with Min Hyuk from CN Blue to replace Park Bo Geum and Irene from Red Velvet.
  • Solbin was a participant of King of Masked Singer as the Flower Fairy.
  • She appeared in LC9’s “Mama Beat” MV (2013), Big Brain’s “Sick” (2016), and U-Kiss’ “Stalker” MV (2016).
  • Solbin composed, wrote, and arranged LABOUM’s song titled “Heal Song.”
  • Solbin acted in the K-dramas Meloholic (2017), Solomon’s Perjury (2017), and Good Witch (2018).

Yulhee (Former Member)

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  • Original Name: Kim Yulhee (김율희)
  • Position: Main Dancer, Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae
  • Place and Date of Birth: Bucheon, November 27th, 1997
  • Zodiac: Sagittarius
  • Height: 166 cm (5’5″)
  • Weight: 52 kg (114 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Talent: Singing & acting

Random Facts of Yulhee

  • She has two siblings, a younger sister and a younger brother.
  • She has several nicknames: Yuls, Kim Mojji (김모찌), Chubby Cheeks.
  • She appeared in U-KISS’ MV “Standing Still” and “Inside of Me”
  • She appeared in Lim Chang Jung’s “Open the Door” MV.
  • Yulhee admires Sunggyu INFINITE.
  • Yulhee likes sleeping.
  • Yulhee is left-handed.
  • Yulhee and Haein have the most international fans.
  • Yulhee was confirmed dating Minhwan from FT Island on September 22nd, 2017.
  • It was announced that Yulhee left Laboum on November 3rd, 2017.
  • Yulhee and Minhwan got officially married on October 19th, 2018.
  • Yulhee became the mother of a baby boy named Jae Yul, on May 18th, 2018.
  • Her first love was when she was in senior high school second grade.
  • She has the same birthday as Chanyeol from EXO.

Yulhee’s Departure

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LABOUM’s agency revealed that Yulhee will no longer be a member of LABOUM, in November 2017. Long before that, Yulhee had shared her thoughts with fellow members and their agency that she has wishes not to be a part of the entertainment industry anymore. There was some period of time that she felt stressed and worrying about her future. She wrote a long letter dedicated to her fans, she will cherish the moments with LABOUM forever and support them always. She knew that this decision would be difficult for LABOUM and all the fans but eventually she hoped everyone would respect her decision. She said that she felt sad that she had to leave and was also thankful for all the memories together. Soon after that Yulhee revealed her dating Minhwan from FT Island and she soon got married to him, in October 2018.