Everything You Need To Know About Singer Song So-hee Who’s Still Young But Very Talented!

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Let’s Get To Know The Talented Young Lady Song So-hee

Song So-hee is a South Korean actress and singer. Let’s meet and get up close and personal with this cute and beautiful actress. Her acting and singing are very natural and her voice can hypnotize everyone who listens to her songs. Not only that, but do you know that she is still very young! Do you want to learn more about her? Channel-Korea will provide you with all the relevant information about her, and all the facts you need to know. So, stay tuned and keep reading.

Song So-hee’s Profile and Facts


Name: 송소희/Song So Hee
Occupation: Singer and Actress
Date of Birth: October 20th, 1997 (22 Years Old)
Birthplace: Yesan, South Chungcheong, South Korea
Zodiac: Libra
Agency: SH Foundation

Nationality: South Korean


  • She has been active since childhood and has often been called a “young female master singer”
  • She became famous nationwide after she performed “Changbu Taryeong,” a well-known Korean traditional folk song, at the KBS National Singing Contest
  • She left a deep impression upon the viewers with her performance
  • Since then she has been invited to perform at various events, both at home and abroad
  • Currently, she is a first-year college student at Dankook University (as a traditional music major) and successfully manages her life as a student and a performer


Song So-hee’s Career

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Song Sohee started her career really early, she was just 5 years old when she was on the stage for the first time. She got nationwide popularity when she won the grand prize in the KBS National Singing Contest with the performance of “Changbu Taryeong” (“창부타령”). She won the grand prize in the contest and became the youngest grand prize winner in the 29 years of the contest’s history.

Having been impressed by So-hee’s talent, Master Lee volunteered to provide training for her on a regular basis. The Minyo (Korean folk song) literally means the song of folklore. Therefore, Minyo is the traditional music sung most frequently by Koreans. Minyo is broadly classified into three types according to region, namely, Gyeonggi, Namdo, and Seodo Minyo. Gyeonggi Minyo is traditionally popular in the central area around Seoul.

Since 2008, she has been invited to perform at various events, both at home and abroad. Her main domestic events are Celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Republic of Korea in 2008, Baekje International Cultural Festival in 2010, Jeonju International Sori Festival in 2010, and Public Broadcasters International Seoul Meeting in 2011, allowing people around the world to watch her performances. Many of them were stunned by her performances and fell in love with her and minyo.

Such international recognition provided her with opportunities to perform abroad. Since 2009, she has been invited to perform at official events and a variety of cultural exchange events in various countries including Japan, Russia, and the United States. Some of those are the Korea-Japan Culture Exchange in 2009, the celebration of the twentieth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Korea and Russia in 2010, the Korean Festival in 2011, and the Opening events of Korean Cultural Center India in 2012. As discovered quickly and she is often called the gem of Korea. After her winning at the contest and becoming nationwide famous, she has been appearing in many events, shows, etc.



Extended plays

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
New Song
  • Release Date: April 23rd, 2015
  • Label: SH Foundation, Warner Music Korea
  • Formats: CD, Digital download
  • KOR: 1,461
Modern Minyo (모던민요)
with second moon
  • Release Date: March 21st, 2018
  • Label: SH Foundation, Warner Music Korea
  • Formats: CD, digital download
65 N/A


Title Details Peak chart positions Sales
Love, Seasons
  • Release Date: July 25th, 2016
  • Label: SH Foundation, Warner Music Korea
  • Formats: Digital Download

Compilation Appearances

Title Album details Peak Download Chart Positions Download Count
Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend – Jo Young-nam (Part 1)
as lead & title track artist
  • Release Date: July 26th, 2014
  • Label: KBS Media, LEON Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, digital download
  • KOR: 18,289+



Variety shows

Date Show Episode Notes Song
March 1st, 2014 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 142 “Independence Movement Day Special” Arirang Alone (Hong Kyung-min feat. Song So-hee)
July 26th, 2014, August 2nd, 2014 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 158-159 “Jo-Yong Nam” I Can’t Live Without Love
September 13th, 2014, September 20th, 2014 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 165-166 “Saturday NightHeat” Tomorrow
Feb 21st, 2015 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 187 “Traditional Folk Songs” A Boatman’s Song
April 25th, 2015 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 196 “Seo Yoo-seok” Sky
July 11th, 2015, July 18th, 2015 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 207-208 “Goo Chang-mo” Lost
October 3rd, 2015 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 219 “Jo Su-mi” If I Leave
April 16th, 2016 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 247 “Lyricist Kim Dong-chan” Love and Seasons
May 28th, 2016 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 253 “Composer Baek Yeong-ho” Haeundae Elegy
September 3rd, 2016 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 267 “Drama Soundtrack Special” Onara & I Can’t Say Goodbye
October 15th, 2016 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 273 “Arirang Special” Gangwon-do Arirang
February 25th, 2017 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 292 “Songwriter Choi Jong-hyeok” This is Goodbye (with Ko Youngyeol)
September 9th, 2017 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 320 “Songwriter Kim Ki-pyo” Seoul Woman (With Ko Youngyeol)
December 16th, 2017 Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend 333 “Songwriter Shin Jung-hyeon” I Will Forget You
March 3rd, 2018 Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend 344 “KBS 45th Anniversary Special” You Say It’s Over (with Ko Youngyeol)
March 24th, 2018 Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend 347 “Legendary Songs In Textbooks” Face
April 12th, 2018 All That Music 295 With band ‘Second Moon’
August 25th, 2018 Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend 368 “Gayo Stage Special” Tearful Dooman River


KBS’ Immortal Songs

On February 17th, legal representatives of D&i Entertainment stated, “Since July of 2013, D&i Entertainment’s CEO Choi Yong Soo signed Song So Hee under an exclusive contract with the agency and has been managing her ever since. However, the agency has not been able to receive their share of revenue that Song So Hee gained through her promotional activities and decided to file a lawsuit in regards to revenue distribution.”

CEO Choi Yong Soo said, “Song So Hee has deposited the adjusted amount twice, but didn’t distribute [the revenue] properly. We’ve gone through various attempts such as sending certification of contents to settle the situation. However, Song So Hee has not responded [to our attempts] and therefore, we’ve decided to file a lawsuit.”

JTBC’s Knowing Brothers

She does not only have a great voice but also has a talent for acting; she showed her acting skills in this show.

MBC’s King Of Masked Singer

The identity of “Jewelry Sauna” on King of Masked Singer has been revealed to be a former survival show contestant.

In the May 27th episode of the program, “Jewelry Sauna” and “Open-Air Bath” performed a duet of “Just the Way We Love” by Lee Hye Jin and Joo Young Hoon.

KBS2’s Happy Together


Song So-hee’s Instagram

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She is so sweet and a very nice person, and she is very active in social media including Instagram. So, let’s check out her Instagram.



Latest News

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There is no news about her new or next album. But if she makes a new song or releases a new single we will share with you all the information from her social media. She will tell us as soon as she starts doing promotions on social media. Don’t forget to watch her music videos and keep in touch with her.


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