Meet Ladies’ Code’s Soulful Vocalist Lee So-jung
Are you familiar with the Korean girl group Ladies’ Code? Ladies’ Code is a group that debuted on March 7th, 2013, under the management of Polaris Entertainment. Back on September 3rd, 2014, the group was caught in a serious car accident, resulting in the death of two members of the group, Rise and EunB. Right now, the group consists of three members: Ashley, So-jung, and Zuny. In this article, Channel-Korea will introduce a piece of more detailed information about one of Ladies’ Code’s members, Lee So-jung! So stay tuned to find out more about this member!
So-jung’s Full Profile
Full name: Lee So-jung
Stage name: So-jung
Date of Birth: September 3rd, 1993
Position: Main vocalist
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Height: 163 cm
Weight: 43 cm
Blood type: O
Interesting Facts About So-jung
- She was born in Wonju, South Korea and she is an only child.
- She has the nickname “Funky Code.”
- She used to be a cheerleader when she was still in high school.
- She attended Dankook University.
- She used to participate in the first season of The Voice of Korea as a contestant. She also participated in JTBC’s Girl Spirit and King of Masked Singer in 2016.
- She loves drinking, especially wine. She also loves leopard print.
- She was the first K-Pop idol who publicly announced that she suffered from anorexia.
- Lee So-jung debuted as a solo artist on May 4th, 2017, with a song titled “Better Than Me.”
- What Lee So-jung said regarding her ideal type: “Men who are fluent in English are cool.”
As it has been mentioned before, prior to her debut with Ladies’ Code, Lee So-jung was a contestant of the first season of The Voice of Korea. She was even managed to proceed to the Top 8 of the program.
After that, she debuted with Ladies’ Code in 2013, with the group’s mini-album Code#01 and the title song “Bad Girl.” The day after Ladies’ Code debut, the group’s song charted well on real-time music charts such as Bugs, Soribada, Mnet and Daum. After that, the group had their first digital single “Hate You” and their second mini-album Code#02 Pretty Pretty, the same year.
The next year, she made a comeback together with the group with their second digital single “So Wonderful,” released in February. They also made another comeback with a new single titled “Kiss Kiss,” released on July 31st, 2014. Later, on September 1st, 2014, Ashley revealed that the group is in the middle of working on a new album.
The Tragic Accident
On September 3rd, 2014, Ladies’ Code was caught in a serious car accident while returning to Seoul after attending the recording od KBS’ Open Concert. As a result of this accident, Ladies’ Code lost two of its members, RiSe and EunB.
EunB was announced dead on arrival when the paramedics reached Sungbin Medical Center. Meanwhile, the remaining passengers were rushed to various hospitals. So-jung was one of the members who suffered the most serious injuries and was taken to the Catholic University of Korea St. Vincent’s Hospital in Suwon with RiSe, listed under critical condition. While RiSe’s condition deteriorated and had to be moved to Ajou University Hospital, fortunately, So-jung’s condition was stabilized. Eventually, she was moved to a hospital in her hometown, Wonju. Due to the accident, her mental state was really weak, which made her the last one to be told about EunB and RiSe.
Later, the remaining members returned to the group’s dorm in Seoul on November 12th, with So-jung continuing to receive outpatient treatment. On May 28th, 2015, Polaris held I’m Fine, Thank You: RiSe & EunB Memorial Concert in Tokyo, in honor of RiSe’s dream that Ladies’ Code would someday perform in her home country. The members of Ladies’ Code performed a song titled “I’ll Smile Even If It Hurts” in which So-jung was involved in the track’s composition and production.
So-jung’s Solo Debut
So-jung made her solo debut on May 4th, 2017, after Ladies’ Code last made their comeback with their mini-album Strang3r, in October 2016. She made her solo debut with a song titled “Better Than Me.” Upon her solo debut, Polaris Entertainment shared that her song is a mellow and emotional ballad. They also said that her voice enhances the song’s sad vibe. Later, she released another single titled “Stay Here,” on March 8th, 2018.
As a celebrity, one of the many ways for So-jung to connect with her fans is through social media. Thus, she often posts her activities and shares what she has been going through for the day with her fans through Instagram!
For example, we can see her leisurely taking her rest and going somewhere to refresh herself from her schedule as an idol!
We can also see her showing her beauty in a few of her posts. Just like in this post, we can see her beautiful sight even though she is posing in a simple looking narrow room.
We can also find out that she is eating healthily by looking at her post. Just by looking at it, the food looks delicious and the sight of it could make you drool!
We can also see her promoting her video that she uploaded on her Youtube channel. So, don’t forget to visit her channel sometimes and see her videos!
The most important are the photos of her and Ladies’ Code’s members together. They look so sweet and cute together, right?
If you want to see more of her posts, you can visit her official Instagram account @sojung.lc!
So-jung’s Latest News
Lately, So-jung is actively promoting as a group with the other members as they just recently celebrated their sixth-year debut anniversary. For their sixth-year debut anniversary, the members of Ladies’ Code posted sweet letters on their fan cafe.
While active as a group, the members also have their own personal schedule. In the case of So-jung, she was set to sing the first soundtrack of the OCN drama Possessed that was released on March 7th. So, you should take a look and listen to it when you can!
That was all the information about Ladies’ Code’s Lee So-jung. So, what do you think about Ladies’ Code’s Lee So-jung? Do you like her and want to support her in the future? Don’t forget to share your thoughts about Ladies’ Code’s Lee So-jung in the comment section below!