Ex-Secret’s Song Ji-eun: Profile, Facts, Instagram, and More

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Learn More About Song Ji-eun, A Naturally Beautiful Singer and Actress

Member of second-generation idol group Secret, Song Ji-eun captured the hearts of fans with her beautiful face and innocent look. She endured a difficult trainee period and changed agencies before finally debuting with Secret. Her childhood was mostly spent alone in her parent’s home. In school, she was a bright and excellent student.

With her beautiful face and excellent acting talent, she has performed in various dramas and appeared in variety shows. Song Ji-eun collaborated with many rappers and other artists to produce many hit singles. In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with a rundown of everything about Song Ji-eun’s profile, facts, and her singing career. So, stay tuned!

Song Ji-eun’s profile

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Name: Song Ji-eun

Stage name: Jieun

Date of Birth: May 5th, 1990

Place of Birth: Seoul, Korea

Height: 160 cm

Weight: 45 kg

Blood type: O

Management: 6oceans

Zodiac: Taurus

Chinese Zodiac: The Year of Horse

Instagram: bimil_jieun

Twitter: songjieun_55

Interesting Facts About Song Ji-eun

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  • Born as an only child
  • Her ideal type is Running Man member, Lee Kwang-soo
  • Her ideal boyfriend character is slightly dorky but bright and cheerful
  • During her childhood, she lived with her youngest aunt
  • At the age of 7 years, oftentimes she was left alone in the house
  • She once enrolled in seven private educational institutions at the same time
  • After the IMF crisis, she was raised by her parents
  • She learned piano, violin, mathematics, essay, and other topics during her teenage days
  • She wanted to be a nurse and a flight attendant
  • She was a class president in elementary school for 6 years
  • She was an excellent student in science but failed in sports
  • Her favorite idol groups are Fin.K.L and SES
  • She was a shy student and never thought of becoming a singer

Song Ji-eun as a Solo Artist

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Song Ji-eun had an interest in the entertainment industry from an early age. She joined an audition of JYP Entertainment and was set to debut with Sistar’s Hyorin, BESTie’s Uji, and EXID’s Hani but the idea was canceled. She left JYP Entertainment and moved to another agency, TS Entertainment. Her official debut took place in October 2009 as a member of idol group Secret.

While performing with Secret, Song Ji-eun was also busy with solo or duet performances with other artists. Her first official performance outside Secret was a duet with R&B singer Hwanhee. They performed a song titled “Yesterday” in October 2009. However, it was her second collaboration that got her a lot of popularity. She collaborated with Bang Yong-guk for a single track titled “Going Crazy.” It was released on March 3rd, 2001 and peaked at the No.1 position on the Gaon Music chart. The track sold more than 1.5 million copies in Korea. “Going Crazy” was considered an emotional ballad song which was a totally different song compared to the Secret songs.

Song Ji-eun released her first single album titled Hope Torture on September 30th, 2013, and released her first EP titled 25 on October 14th, 2014. She is among the most productive singers, producing various singles, duet collaborations and participating in Drama OSTs. Her latest single was “Wonderful Day” which was released as part of the soundtrack for the drama I wanna Hear Your Song on September 23rd, 2019.

Song Ji-eun’s Solo Discography

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EP

Title

Album details

Peak chart positions

Sales

KOR

JPN

Korean
25
  • Release Date: October 14th, 2014
  • Label: TS Entertainment
  • Format: CD, digital download

6

  • KOR: 5,796
Bobby Doll
  • Release Date: September 20th, 2016
  • Label: TS Entertainment
  • Format: CD, digital download

5

285

  • KOR: 5,300+
  • JPN: 229
Japanese
25
  • Release Date: December 2nd, 2014
  • Label: Kiss Entertainment
  • Format: CD, digital download

29

  • JPN: 4,8

 

 

Single Albums

Title

Album details

Peak chart positions

Sales

KOR

Korean
Hope Torture Release Date: September 30th, 2013

Label: TS Entertainment

Format: CD, digital download

6

KOR: 2,688

 

Singles (As lead artist)

Title

Year

Peak chart positions

Sales
(digital downloads)

Album

KOR

US
World

“Yesterday” (with Hwanhee)

2009

27

Non-album single

“Going Crazy” (featuring Bang Yong-guk)

2011

1

  • KOR: 1,581,465
“Hope Torture”

2013

9

  • KOR: 324,742

Hope Torture

“Don’t Look At Me Like That”

2014

27

22

  • KOR: 119,127

25

“Pretty Age 25”

15

  • KOR: 255,349
“Cool Night” (with Sleepy)

2015

18

  • KOR: 213,195

Non-album single

“Bobby Doll”

2016

105

  • KOR: 17,100

Bobby Doll

“Tell Me”

2017

Non-album single

 

Singles (as featured artist)

Title

Year

Peak chart positions

Album

KOR

“Let’s Go” (as a part of G20)

2010

116

Non-album single

“Secret Love” (B.A.P feat. Song Ji-eun)

2012

132

Non-album single

 

Soundtracks

Year

Title

Drama

2007

“Learning To Fly”

Air City

2008

“Bichunmooga”

Bichunmoo

“Perfume” (with PK Heman)

The Lawyers Of The Great Republic Korea

2012

“It’s Cold”

Take Care of Us, Captain

2014

“If Only I Could Go To You”

God’s Gift – 14 Days

2015

“Person I Miss”

Shine or Go Crazy

“D.N.A Love” (with Alex Chu)

Flirty Boy and Girl

2017

“Same” (with Sung Hoon)

My Secret Romance

2019

“Let Me Hear” (with Basick)

Confession

“Wonderful Day”

I Wanna Hear Your Song

 

TV Program Albums

Year

Title

Album

2015 “Love is Rainwater Outside the Window”
as I’m Happy Because of Rabbits
King of Mask Singer: Special
“Let’s Go to the Beach” (with Sleepy) Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend (Summer with Friends Special)

 

Music Videos

Year Music video
2011 “Going Crazy”
2012 “It’s Cold”
2013 “False Hope”
2014 “Don’t Look at me Like That”
2014 “Pretty Age 25”
2015 “Cool Night”
2016 “Bobby Doll”

 

Song Ji-eun’s Love Life and Rumored Boyfriend

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Song Ji-eun and Sung Hoon played the leading roles in the KBS drama My Secret Romance. Fans and viewers were curious about their actual relationship because they looked good together and they had great chemistry on and off the screen. Song Ji-eun appeared as a surprise guest during Sung Hoon’s fan meeting event in Seoul on September 17th, 2017. Sung Hoon was extremely excited when seeing her at the event. During a fan meeting event for the drama My Secret Romance, both Song Ji-eun and Sung Hoon chose their drama partner as their ideal type.

Reports of their dating status surfaced on the internet on March 7th, 2018. The reports claimed that the couple in the drama has become a couple in real life. The following day, both of them denied the rumors through their label agency. They became close through the drama and maintained a close relationship as friends but not as lovers.