Everything About Loona: Profile, Facts, Discography, etc.

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Loona, the Spiritful Super Rookie With Unlimited Concepts

Initiated by Jaden Jeong as the music producer and creative director of BlockBerry Creative, Loona’s 18-month project to reveal each of its members individually every month, started to create a buzz among the netizens since 2016. Massive ads are plastered in the public’s space such as the bus stops and streets, as well as the large-scaled filming in overseas countries such as Japan, Hong Kong, and Iceland. The extravagant matters are not merely on the project’s promotion and directing but also the idea of making a whole universe with three different spheres which made the fans attached to the group and constantly forming various theories behind every release of Loona’s pre-debut project. After their official debut as a full team, Loona is undoubtedly going stronger with their electronic synth-pop signature which sounds alternatively different to other K-Pop artists, signifying their brand as a girl group with a limitless concept.

In this article, Channel-Korea will provide information about all Loona members starting from their personal profile and fun facts, the list of their discography, filmography, awards, and nominations, to their pre-debut project and sub-units, their plastic surgery rumors, their Instagram feed, and their latest news. So, keep reading!

Loona’s Haseul Full Profile

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Stage Name: Haseul

Birth Name: Jo Ha Seul

English Name: Jane

Nickname: Jo Leader, Harvard

Place and Date of Birth: Ansan, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea, August 18th, 1997

Age: 23 (Korean age)/22 (International age)

Position: Leader, Main Vocalist

Animal Representation: White bird

Designated Color: Green

Sub-Unit: Loona 1/3 (leader)

Zodiac Sign: Leo

Chinese Astrology: Ox

Nationality: Korean

Blood Type: O

Siblings: A younger brother born in 2002

Fun Facts About Loona’s Haseul You Have to Know

  • Haseul passed the audition after singing IU’s “Friday.”
  • Haseul trained for a year.
  • Both of Haseul’s ears have a different shape from the other, whereas she only has a dimple on one cheek.
  • Haseul is able to speak English.
  • Haseul is able to play musical instruments, such as the guitar and piano.
  • According to her pre-debut clip, Haseul’s specialty is singing opera.
  • Despite having a white bird as her animal representative, Haseul is afraid of birds. She got really scared by a pigeon when she was a child.
  • Other than from birds, Haseul is also scared of water.
  • Haseul used to study in the US for a year which led her to graduate late from high school.
  • Haseul likes the colors of mustard and burgundy.
  • Haseul is considered as the weakest Loona member when it comes to aegyo. However, the fans keep asking her to do it.
  • Along with Heejin and Hyunjin, Haseul participated in YG’s survival show MIXNINE. Unfortunately, she did not make it.
  • Haseul’s role model is IU.
  • Haseul’s ideal type is a guy who is like her father.

Loona’s Vivi Full Profile

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Stage Name: Vivi

Birth Name: Wong Gaa Hei

English Name: Viian Wong

Korean Name: Hwang Ah Ra

Nickname: BB Cream, Pya Pya

Place and Date of Birth: Hong Kong, December 9th, 1996

Age: 24 (Korean age)/23 (International age)

Position: Vocalist, Visual

Animal Representation: Deer

Designated Color: Pastel rose

Sub-Unit: Loona 1/3

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

Chinese Astrology: Rat

Nationality: Hong Kong

Weight: 42 kg

Blood Type: B

Siblings: A younger sister and a younger brother

Fun Facts About Loona’s Vivi You Have to Know

  • Vivi used to model before debuting, under the name Viian Wong.
  • Vivi is the oldest and the only foreign member in the group. She is also one of the most flexible members.
  • In Loona’s universe, Vivi is depicted as a female droid (half human and half robot) as seen in the music video of Loona 1/3’s “Love&Live.”
  • Vivi sang a song by a Taiwanese singer named Jolin Tsai in the audition.
  • Vivi decided to become a K-Pop singer after watching music videos of Big Bang and 2NE1.
  • When she was still a trainee, Vivi struggled a lot, especially because she did not know Korean. She practices her Korean so hard and is often helped by Haseul.
  • Vivi’s favorite Korean food is chicken.
  • Vivi’s role model is Hyuna.

Loona’s Yves Full Profile

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Stage Name: Yves (pronounced as Eve)

Birth Name: Ha Soo Young

Nickname: Hasu, Suguyam, Subongi

Place and Date of Birth: Busan, South Korea, May 24th, 1997

Age: 23 (Korean age)/22 (International age)

Position: Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Visual

Animal Representation: Swan

Fruit Representation: Apple

Designated Color: Burgundy

Sub-Unit: Loona yyxy (leader)

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Chinese Astrology: Ox

Nationality: Korean

Height: 166 cm

Weight: 46 kg

Blood Type: B

Siblings: An older sister

Fun Facts About Loona’s Yves You Have to Know

  • Yves was a trainee for 3 weeks.
  • Yves was on her high school Dance Team. She is also a student at a Korean dancing academy. However, Yves had to keep this a secret from her mother.
  • Yves’ mother runs a clothing shop. She always plays LOONA’s songs to show off.
  • Yves used to be a model for MariShe.
  • Yves prefers to be called Sooyoungie.
  • Yves has a dog named Haneul. She already has Haneul for eight years.
  • Many netizens say that Yves looks like a mix of former f(x) member Sulli, Dasom, and female soloist Sunmi.
  • Yves’ role models are Suzy and Sunmi.
  • Yves loves all carbonated drinks.
  • Yves’ most precious things are her family and LOONA, spicy rice cakes and chicken feet.
  • Yves shares a room with Chuu, Go Won, and Olivia Hye.

Loona’s Jinsoul Full Profile

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Stage Name: Jinsoul

Birth Name: Jung Jin Sol

Nickname: Jindollie, Jindori, Jingolas

Date of Birth: June 13th, 1997

Age: 23 (Korean age)/22 (International age)

Position: Main Rapper, Lead Vocalist, Visual

Animal Representation: Blue beta fish

Designated Color: Blue

Sub-Unit: Loona ODD EYE CIRCLE

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Chinese Astrology: Ox

Nationality: Korean

Height: 166 cm

Blood Type: B

Siblings: An older brother

Fun Facts About Loona’s Jinsoul You Have to Know

  • Jinsoul is a former trainee of DSP Entertainment.
  • Jinsoul has studied piano for 9 years.
  • Jinsoul sang Gummy’s “If You Return” for her audition.
  • Jinsoul has dimples.
  • Jinsoul thinks her charm is her dumbness.
  • Jinsoul would love to be in Red Velvet if she could be in another group.
  • Jinsoul likes spicy rice cakes, ramen, watermelon, and carbonated drinks.
  • Jinsoul loves to read webtoons.
  • Jinsoul’s role model is f(x)’s Krystal.
  • Jinsoul picks Hyunjin and Choerry as the members whom she is closest to.
  • Jinsoul’s favorite colors are indipink and black.
  • Similar to Yves and Kim Lip, Jinsoul’s role model is Suzy.
  • Jinsoul’s ideal type is a cute boy.

Loona’s Kim Lip Full Profile

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Stage Name: Kim Lip

Birth Name: Kim Jung Eun

English Name: Ashley

Nickname: Dongdong, Queen Lip, Yallip

Place and Date of Birth: Chungju Province, South Korea, February 10th, 1999

Age: 21 (Korean age)/20 (International age)

Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer

Animal Representation: Owl

Designated Color: Red

Sub-Unit: Loona ODD EYE CIRCLE (Leader)

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Chinese Astrology: Rabbit

Nationality: Korean

Weight: 43 kg

Blood Type: B

Siblings: An older sister

Education: Hanlim Multi Art School

Fun Facts About Loona’s Kim Lip You Have to Know

  • Kim Lip was a trainee for one year and two months.
  • Since becoming a trainee, Kim Lip has lost 10 kg.
  • Kim Lip is able to play some musical instruments, such as the piano, guitar, and violin.
  • Kim Lip has braces.
  • Kim Lip has a tsundere personality. According to Haseul, she is Loona’s girl crush member.
  • Kim Lip talks a lot.
  • Before joining Loona, Kim Lip and Chuu were already best friends. They went to Hanlim and graduated on February 9th, 2018.
  • Besides Chuu, Kim Lip is classmate with lots of idols, such as Red Velvet’s Yeri, Astro’s Rocky, Cosmic Girls’ Yeonjung, and Momoland’s JooE.
  • Some of the fans think that Kim Lip resembles K.A.R.D’s Somin.
  • Kim Lip’s favorite Disney characters are Chip and Dale.
  • Kim Lip had always wanted to dye her hair black. Her wish was finally granted during the “Butterfly” promotion.
  • Kim Lip’s favorite foods are sushi, pizza, bread and everything her mom makes. On the other hand, she hates the lotus root.
  • Kim Lip said she was a good swimmer and has learned to swim since she was a kid.
  • Similar to Yves and Jinsoul, Kim Lip named Suzy as her idol.
  • Kim Lip’s ideal type is someone who eats well and is friendly to her.

Loona’s Chuu Full Profile

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Stage Name: Chuu

Birth Name: Kim Ji Woo

Date of Birth: October 20th, 1999

Age: 21 (Korean age)/20 (International age)

Position: Main Vocalist

Animal Representation: Penguin

Fruit Representation: Strawberry

Designated Color: Peach

Sub-Unit: Loona yyxy

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Chinese Astrology: Rabbit

Height: 160 cm

Blood Type: A

Siblings: Two younger brothers

Education: Hanlim Multi Art School

Fun Facts About Loona’s Chuu You Have to Know

  • Chuu was a trainee for a month.
  • Chuu auditioned for JYP but she did not get in.
  • Along with Olivia Hye, Chuu was part of FNC Academy.
  • Before joining Loona, Chuu and Kim Lip were already best friends. They went to Hanlim and graduated on February 9th, 2018.
  • Besides Kim Lip, Chuu is classmate with lots of idols, such as Red Velvet’s Yeri, Astro’s Rocky, Cosmic Girls’ Yeonjung, and Momoland’s JooE.
  • Many netizens think that Chuu looks like April’s Naeun.
  • Chuu thinks that her charming point is her bubbliness.
  • Chuu likes to eat shrimp sushi.
  • Chuu comes from a musical family as her mother sings classical music. She wrote her own song called Kim Jiwoo’s song during her pre-debut days.
  • Chuu had a big fanbase pre-debut due to her Instagram account. She deleted the account after she was confirmed as a Loona member.
  • Chuu trended 4th on Naver for 2-3 days before the release of her song “Heart Attack.”
  • Chuu’s favorite artists are Dean, MeloMance, Ariana Grande, and Paul Kim.
  • Chuu shares a room with Yves, Go Won, and Olivia Hye.
  • Chuu picks Yves as her idol.

Loona’s Heejin Full Profile

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Stage Name: Heejin

Birth Name: Jeon Hee Jin

English Name: Zoe

Nickname: Heekkie, Founder, Ambitious Bunny

Place and Date of Birth: Bundang-gi, Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province, October 19th, 2000

Age: 20 (Korean age)/19 (International age)

Position: Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Center

Animal Representation: Rabbit

Designated Color: Pink

Sub-Unit: Loona 1/3

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Chinese Astrology: Dragon

Nationality: Korean

Blood Type: A

Siblings: Two older sisters

Fun Facts About Loona’s Heejin You Have to Know

  • Heejin was a trainee for a year.
  • Heejin sang Lyn’s “Live” at her audition. She got accepted after doing the performance.
  • Heejin received the nickname ‘Founder’ because she started the universe of Loona by being the first girl to be revealed.
  • Heejin lived in the countryside, so it took her 4 hours to get to the practice room in Seoul.
  • Heejin started attending a dance academy in middle school.
  • Heejin is able to play the guitar and speak Japanese.
  • Heejin’s unique ability is to twist her tongue from side to side.
  • Heejin’s eyebrows are sort of gray colored.
  • Heejin is afraid of pigeons and allergic to fur.
  • Heejin’s role model is Lucia.
  • Heejin has a doll that she really likes and brings with her everywhere.
  • Along with Haseul and Hyunjin, Heejin participated in YG’s survival show MIXNINE. Her final rank was 4th on the finale but her team did not get to debut because the male trainees won.
  • Hyunjin is a good friend of ITZY’s Ryujin as both of them participated on MIXNINE.
  • Heejin was voted as the most beautiful female MIXNINE contestant by Korean netizens.

Loona’s Hyunjin Full Profile

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Stage Name: Hyunjin

Birth Name: Kim Hyun Jin

Nickname: BreadJin, Meow Jin, Kim Jini

Place and Date of Birth: Jeonju, North Jeolla Province, South Korea, November 15th, 2000

Age: 20 (Korean age)/19 (International age)

Position: Lead Dancer, Vocalist, Visual

Animal Representation: Cat

Designated Color: Yellow

Sub-Unit: Loona 1/3

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Chinese Astrology: Dragon

Nationality: Korean

Blood Type: AB

Siblings: Two older brothers

Fun Facts About Loona’s Hyunjin You Have to Know

  • Hyunjin was a trainee for three years.
  • Contrary to her calm appearance, Hyunjin is an outgoing person.
  • Hyunjin has two older brothers. One of them is a main vocalist and composer for the band ‘Bi-o-ne’, while the other one is in acting school preparing for a debut.
  • Hyunjin has big arms and large hands. She is very athletic and good at sports, such as football, basketball, table tennis, and badminton.
  • Hyunjin’s special talent is making dog noises and many expressions, such as happy dog, alert dog, hurt dog, and many more.
  • Hyunjin is able to play the piano.
  • Hyunjin really loves bread. She also likes the side dish squid pickled with salt.
  • Hyunjin is the shikshin (big eater) of the group because she eats a lot and is able to eat up to three bowls of rice.
  • Many netizens think that Hyunjin is a combination of Apink’s Naeun, AOA’s Seolhyun, and Twice’s Tzuyu.
  • Hyunjin is friends with DIA’s Jooeun.
  • Hyunjin appeared in tvN’s Three Idiots back in 2013.
  • Along with Haseul and Heejin, Haseul participated in YG’s survival show MIXNINE. Her final rank was dropped from 3rd to 11th on the finale after the show’s malicious editing made her look like she hated Heejin.
  • Hyunjin’s idol is Bread & King Donkatsu.

Loona’s Go Won Full Profile

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Stage Name: Go Won

Birth Name: Park Chae Won

Nickname: Vanilla, Park Gowon, Go Chaewon, Ack Chaewon, Gi Chaewon

Date of Birth: November 19th, 2000

Age: 20 (Korean age)/19 (International age)

Position: Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Vocalist

Animal Representation: Butterfly

Fruit Representation: Pineapple

Designated Color: Eden green

Sub-Unit: Loona yyxy

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Chinese Astrology: Dragon

Nationality: Korean

Blood Type: A

Siblings: An older brother and an older sister

Education: Incheon’s Haneul Academy (dropped out to focus on her idol career)

Fun Facts About Loona’s Go Won You Have to Know

  • Go Won was a trainee for one month.
  • Go Won attends a dance academy called Lp Dance Academy.
  • Many fans say that Go Won is Cosmic Girls’ Cheng Xiao and Bona look alike.
  • Go Won picks Gugudan’s Sejeong as her idol.
  • Go Won’s favorite K-Pop group is Oh My Girl, whereas her role model is Apink.
  • Go Won’s hobbies are playing Nintendo, keeping a diary and shopping for clothes and makeup.
  • Go Won has a dog named Bbomi.
  • Go Won loves The Hunger Games.
  • Go Won would love to have a comeback with a magical concept.
  • Go Won shares a room with Yves, Chuu, and Olivia Hye.

Loona’s Choerry Full Profile

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Stage Name: Choerry (pronounced as Cherry)

Birth Name: Choi Ye Rim

Nickname: Jjerri, Cherry

Place and Date of Birth: Bucheon, South Korea, June 4th, 2001

Age: 19 (Korean age)/18 (International age)

Position: Lead Rapper, Vocalist

Animal Representation: Fruit bat

Designated Color: Purple

Sub-Unit: Loona ODD EYE CIRCLE

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Chinese Astrology: Snake

Nationality: Korean

Blood Type: O

Siblings: Two younger sisters

Education: Sungshin Girls’ High School

Fun Facts About Loona’s Choerry You Have to Know

  • Choerry and Olivia Hye went to the same school.
  • Contrary to her stage name, Choerry does not like the taste of cherries.
  • According to Yeojin, Choerry is the most cheerful member, whereas Chuu thinks that Choerry is the most obedient member.
  • Choerry’s favorite foods are spaghetti, bread, tteokbokki, and dakbal.
  • Choerry prefers people calling her by her real name (Yerim) rather than Choerry.
  • Choerry has been collecting pens as a hobby.
  • Choerry’s favorite subject in school is PE.
  • Choerry’s favorite color is pink.
  • Choerry wants to be known as the ‘Nation’s Little Sister.’
  • Choerry’s idol is Younha.

Loona’s Olivia Hye Full Profile

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Stage Name: Olivia Hye

Birth Name: Son Hye Joo

Nickname: Boss Baby

Date of Birth: November 13th, 2001

Age: 19 (Korean age)/18 (International age)

Position: Lead Dancer, Vocalist

Animal Representation: Wolf

Fruit Representation: Blood plum

Designated Color: Silver

Sub-Unit: Loona yyxy

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Chinese Astrology: Snake

Nationality: Korean

Height: 165 cm

Blood Type: B

Siblings: An older sister

Education: Sungshin Girls’ High School

Fun Facts About Loona’s Olivia Hye You Have to Know

  • Olivia Hye was a trainee for four months.
  • Along with Chuu, Olivia Hye was a part of FNC Academy.
  • Similar to Yves and Choerry, Olivia Hye prefers to be called by her real name (Hyejoo).
  • Many fans say that Olivia Hye resembles Twice’s Mina and Mamamoo’s Moonbyul.
  • Olivia Hye likes many colors, such as black, white, red, and grey.
  • There is not any food that Olivia Hye does not like or cannot eat. She really likes food with kimchi, while she dislikes bubble tea.
  • Olivia Hye’s role model is HyunA.
  • Olivia Hye and Choerry went to the same school.
  • Olivia Hye shares a room with Yves, Chuu, and Go Won.

Loona’s Yeojin Full Profile

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Stage Name: Yeojin

Birth Name: Im Yeo Jin

English Name: Runa

Nickname: Bean, Jin, Aromi

Place and Date of Birth: Guro, Seoul, South Korea, November 11th, 2002

Age: 18 (Korean age)/17 (International age)

Position: Lead Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae (youngest member of the group)

Animal Representation: Frog

Designated Color: Orange

Sub-Unit: None

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Chinese Astrology: Horse

Nationality: Korean

Siblings: None

Fun Facts About Loona’s Yeojin You Have to Know

  • Yeojin sang Girls’ Generation’s “Into the New World” at her audition.
  • Not only the youngest, but Yeojin is also the shortest member of the group. However, she is still growing so her height cannot be determined yet.
  • Yeojin graduated from junior high on February 8th, 2018.
  • A lot of people think Yeojin and Haseul look like siblings.
  • Yeojin’s specialty is lying down, sleeping, playing and eating.
  • Yeojin dislikes eating beans.
  • Yeojin likes to do nail art as a hobby.
  • Yeojin is the youngest person to win an MTV award when Loona won Best Korean Act at the 2018 MTV Europe Music Awards.