Failing To Debut With IZ*ONE, Here Is the Full Profile of LIGHTSUM’s Main Vocalist, Han Chowon!


Let’s Get Closer With LIGHTSUM’s Han Chowon!

Maybe some of you already heard about Han Chowon. She is a member of Cube Entertainment’s girl group LIGHTSUM that debuted on June 10, 2021, by releasing the first single “Vanilla.” Previously, she was a former contestant of Produce 48 in 2018 alongside SECRET NUMBER’s Jinny and other idols.

Do you want to know her more? Don’t worry, Channel-Korea will provide everything about her as detailed as possible. So, keep on reading this article!

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon’s Profile

LIGHTSUM Chowon profile

Name: Han Cho Won (한초원)

Stage name: Chowon (초원)

Birthday: September 2, 2002

Birthplace: Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Height: 168 cm (5’6″)

Weight: 50 kg

Blood type: O

Occupation(s): Singer, Idol

Debut years: 2021

Agency: Cube Entertainment


Zodiac: Virgo

Religion: Catholic

Chinese zodiac: Horse

Nationality: Korean

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon’s Facts

lightsum Chowon facts
  • Han Chowon was the 3rd member to be revealed.
  • Han Chowon studied at Seoul Eungam Elementary School, Chungam Middle School, and Hanlim Multi Arts High School.
  • Han Chowon’s nicknames are Madewa, Reversal Queen, Cube’s Future, Class Monitor, Black Pearl, Stiff, and Anti-War.
  • Eating and playing the piano are Han Chowon’s hobbies.
  • Han Chowon has a younger brother.
  • Han Chowon can compose songs and waacking dance.
  • Han Chowon loves to collect cosmetics, accessories, and perfumes.
  • Han Chowon is TXT’s Huening Kai‘s schoolmate.
  • Han Chowon’s favorite movie/drama genres are medical science and criminal psychology.
  • Han Chowon is good at Math, and she also received the bronze medal in a national Math competition.
  • Han Chowon received a gold medal for a children’s song contest at her school in first to sixth grade and also got a silver medal in fifth grade.
  • Han Chowon became a trainee for 1 year and 10 months before going on Produce 48.

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon’s Pre-Debut

Lightsum Chowon pre debut

Before being known as a singer, Han Chowon was originally an actress trainee. In the pre-debut days, Han Chowon spent her time with other idols, and she also appeared on MBC News in the first grade.

Everybody says that Chowon has a perfect visual and body goals. She can look fierce, cute, sweet, and elegant at the same time. To prove it all, let’s see her photos below!

Lightsum Chowon
Lightsum Chowon pre debut

Han Chowon has goddess visuals. Even when she is without makeup, her face is so fresh and natural!

Lightsum Chowon pre debut

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon was a student at Hanlim. She was in the same class with other idols such as TXT’s Taehyun, DRIPPIN’s Junho, SATURDAY’s Ayeon and Yuki, and WSJN’s Lena.

Lightsum Chowon pre debut
Lightsum Chowon pre debut
Lightsum Chowon pre debut

When she was a kid, Chowon looked cute, sweet, pure, and adorable!

Lightsum Chowon pre debut

In the photo above, Chowon spent her time as a trainee with other idols such as (G)I-DLE members, Ex Wanna One‘s Kuanlin, and Seonho.

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon Participated in Produce 48

Lightsum Chowon produce 48

Produce 48 is a reality survival show that aired on Mnet from June 15 to August 31, 2018. This show was attended by 96 contestants from various agencies. Then, only 12 contestants debuted as IZ*ONE members.

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon was a contestant on this survival show under Cube Entertainment. In the 1st episode, Chowon performed a dance to HyunA‘s song entitled “Red.” Everyone was amazed, and she’s finally passed.

Chowon produce 48

Chowon has a powerful vocal, and everybody says that she can be the visual, leader, and dancer at the same time. In the final episode, she was supposed to be a member of IZ*ONE because she was ranked 6th, but due to the manipulation votes scandal, she ranked 13th.

Chowon produce 48

Chowon was a victim of this scandal. Even to this day, her feelings are still not fully sincere. This can be proven when she made a reaction to her performance on Produce 48 with BLACKPINK’s song. She saw a netizen comment which stated,

“Thanks to ‘Hellbayah’ Kang Hye Won was able to debut and Han Chowon move up from 80th place to 13th place.”

When reading the comment, she immediately said,

“Please fix it. It wasn’t 13th but 6th rank. This is very important to me.” If you want to see it, here’s the full video.

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon Appears in the Bad Guys Movie

LIGHTSUM Chowon movie

On March 9, 2020, LIGHTSUM’s Chowon appeared in a K-movie entitled Bully Bad Guys. This movie tells about a quarrel between middle school students of Korea and Japan to determine who is the strongest. In this movie, Han Chowon got a position as a female lead role named Soo Jung who is a mysterious schoolgirl.

Not only born as a singer and dancer but Han Chowon is good at acting, and she is supposed to debut as an actress. If you want to see her acting, you can click the movie trailer below!

LIGHTSUM’s Chowon’s Focus Fancam

LIGHTSUM Chowon fancam

Fancam is a popular term among K-pop fans. This term references the idol video that is recorded by the fans or TV shows and then uploaded to social media or any online platform. The fancam term is divided into two parts, namely “focus group fancam” and “individual fancam.”

Related to this, we have some focus fancam videos of LIGHTSUM’s Chowon either with LIGHSUM or of her appearance in Produce 48. Let’s check it out!

So, that’s all the information about LIGHTSUM’s Chowon from her profile, facts, her appearance in Produce 48, and her first movie. We hope she has another movie or individual project in the future. So, what are your wishes for her next project? Don’t forget to write it in the comment section. Also, share this article on your social media!