The “Ending Fairy” of StayC—Isa
K-pop rookie girl group StayC is probably one of the K-pop girl groups blessed with stunning and ethereal visuals. The group catches the attention of K-Netizen with their fairy-like looks. But, aside from the fairy-like and angelic visuals, one member even trended in theqoo for her iconic “ending fairy” moment when appearing on KBS2’s Music Bank. That member is Lee Chae-young (이채영) or also known by the stage name Isa. It is no wonder that she is the master of poses since she had appeared on various television shows before her debut.
Are you ready to fall in love with her charm? Find out all the details about her in the article below!
Full Profile of StayC’s Isa
- Stage Name: Isa (아이사)
- Birth Name: Lee Chae-young (이채영)
- Position: Lead Vocalist
- Birthday: January 23rd, 2002
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Chinese Zodiac Sign: Snake
- Nationality: Korean
- Height: 166 cm (5’5″)
- Weight: –
- Blood Type: O
- Object: Shadow
StayC’s Isa’s Fun Facts
- Busan, South Korea, is Isa’s birthplace.
- Isa studied at Busan’s Hak Center Academy.
- ESFJ is Isa’s MBTI.
- Isa was the first-ever High Up Entertainment trainee.
- Isa joined High Up Entertainment in March 2018 and was a trainee for 3 years.
- Isa was first introduced to the public on October 13th, 2020.
- Helping and solving problems are her specialties.
- Clothes, decorating, and cute props are the things that interest her.
- Grooves and R&B are Isa’s favorite music genres.
- UMI’s “Love Affair” and Blaq Tuxedo’s “Cherish” are her favorite songs.
- Krystal Jung and Kiana Lede are her role models.
- Searching restaurants, shopping, and exploring a new place are her hobbies.
- Isa shares a room with Sieun, Seeun, and J.
- Isa’s voice and lips are her charming points.
- Isa is the same height as Seeun.
- In StayC, Isa is considered to be the “mother” of the group.
- Isa is the member who other members consult with because she is blessed with a warm heart and a high moral sense.
- Isa’s favorite word is precious.
- Isa’s favorite movie is Will You Be There? (2016).
- Isa’s favorite colors are bright blue, black, and indie pink.
- Isa’s favorite season is summer.
- Isa’s favorite menu items from Baskin Robbins are Cookies & Cream, New York Cheesecake, and Almond Bonbon.
- Isa wants to be close with Loona’s Gowon.
- Isa speaks with a Busan dialect.
- Isa said that if she had not become an idol, she would have become a secretary or office worker.
- If Isa becomes an athlete, she wants to be a fencer.
- If Isa was born again, she wants to be born in Austria.
- Isa sang “Mama Do” by Pixie Lott for her audition.
- Isa went to school early and graduated with the 2001-line.
Isa’s Official Debut with StayC
Isa made her debut with StayC, the first girl group to launch under High Up Entertainment after she became the first trainee of the agency in 2018. After receiving training at Hak Entertainment Academy in Busan, she passed the High Up Entertainment audition and joined the agency as a trainee in March 2018 and practiced for 2 years and 9 months.
Isa’s and StayC’s debut was announced on September 8th, 2020, by the agency and is said to be produced under the famous producer Black Eyed Pilseung. The group consists of six girls with diverse charms and visuals, such as Isa, Sumin, Seeun, Sieun, Yoon, and J.
The name of the group was revealed on October 11th, 2020, in which StayC stands for “Star To A Young Culture” or that they will become “a star leading a young culture.” The following days were filled with the release of a teaser featuring the members for two days followed by a group teaser.
Isa’s individual debut teaser was revealed on October 25th, 2020, alongside Sumin. In the teaser images, Isa looks stunning with the shiny concept and gazing dreamily into the camera.
Finally, the group debuted on November 12th, 2020, with an album titled Star To A Young Culture and a pop lead track “So Bad”. Much like their teaser, StayC incorporated the shiny concept and spark props in the MV.
The group then began to promote on various music shows and has attracted a lot of attention with the members’ outstanding appearance and unrivaled performance.
StayC’s Isa’s Visual and Personality
At a first glance, StayC’s Isa may seem reverse and cloud with her fox-eyes and dreamy gaze. But, when she laughs, there is a reversal charm of cuteness, as her face becomes cat and hamster-like. She is also repeatedly said to resemble actor Hwang Seung-eon.
According to her, she has an aura that resembles her mother and a face that resembles her father.
In StayC, she is considered to be the “mother” of the group. It is said that she is in charge of counseling on concerns and deciding meal menus, and is said to take care of each member’s condition. She likes to give and she is a very generous person.
She also became the go-to member with whom other members consult because she is blessed with a warm heart and a high moral sense.
Well, with those charms and traits, how can you not fall in love with her?
StayC’s Isa is a Superfan of Hyuna?
StayC’s Isa became the talk of the community after her past photos were uploaded on PANN’s community forum, revealing that she is a loyal fan of Hyuna. A fan-cam was released where Isa is captured to have taken a selfie with Hyuna. Isa appears in the 18 minutes and 3 seconds long video.
It was then revealed that she went to Hyuna’s Busan fan signing event. When she told her that an idol was a dream of hers, Hyuna wrote a sweet message on the album, “Unnie will support you too, fighting! Let’s see each other in Seoul~” The album became a precious item of hers and is kept in her dorm.
This idol-fan interaction made netizens flood the comment section with a positive feeling. They left fascinating reactions to Isa and Hyuna’s interaction such as:
“It must be so fascinating for Hyuna ㅋㅋ Her fan, whom she met at her fansign really became an idol ㅋㅋ”
“She’s not a fan out of politeness but she’s actually a true fan, wow,”
“It would be amazing if they did a collab stage later.”
Well, we also can’t wait to see more of their interactions in the future!
StayC’s Isa’s Focus Fan-cam
In November 2020, StayC’s Isa became the topic of the fan forum after she was trending in theqoo for her iconic “ending fairy” moment when appearing on KBS2’s Music Bank. This “ending stage” moment became her trademark since she can appear with ease on-stage despite the fact she had only just debuted some moments ago.
Fans are going crazy with her on-stage visual. “I’m not a fan but I’m going crazy about Isa,” said one netizen. “Isa is so charming!” said another netizen. “Why is STAYC so attractive, this is insane,” added another one.
Ready to see more of these “ending fairy” moments? Check out a few of her fan-cams below!
So, those are all the things that you need to know about the “ending fairy” of the no-visual-hole group, StayC’s Isa! So, have you fallen in love with her charm yet? Kindly share your thoughts and opinions in the comment section below!