Miss A is a popular girl group that has been recognized by the public in South Korea. Miss A received the “Song of The Year” award on their debut year, which was a great achievement. Unfortunately, Miss A officially disbanded after seven years in December of 2017. Do you miss them?
Let’s throwback to Miss A’s debut.
Miss A was a South Korean girl group formed by JYP Entertainment. Miss A consisted of four members, Fei, Min, Jia, and Suzy. They were a half Korean and half Chinese group. Fei and Jia are Chinese, while Min and Suzy are Korean. There was no official leader of Miss A, and they made their official debut on July 1, 2010.
Miss A’s Debut
JYP Entertainment announced that they would be debuting a girl group in 2010. Originally, they were going to debut as a girl group with five members, Fei, Jia, Wonder Girls’s Hyelim, and two other trainees. They were known as the JYP Sisters, and JYP said they were a Chinese version of Wonder Girls. They were split after two members left the company.
On June 22, 2010, JYP Entertainment announced that they were instead releasing a girl group called “Miss A” with four members: Fei, Jia, Min and Suzy. On the same day, they released a music video for the Samsung Anycall Campaign called “Love Again” with three members Fei, Jia and Suzy (without Min). The song also had a Chinese Version.
On July 1, 2010, Miss A released their first mini album called Bad But Good with Bad Girl Good Girl as the title track. They also released a music video for this title track on the same day.
Miss A’s Debut Song
Bad Girl Good Girl was Miss A’s debut song, and was composed by Park Jin-young (of JYP). The song did very well on the charts and became a big success. It has topped various charts in South Korea, beating out veteran artists such as Son Dam-bi and Baek Ji-young. Bad Girl Good Girl ranked number 1 on the Gaon Digital Chart, and the song also got lots of awards from Year-End Awards Broadcast.
Bad Girl Good Girl won two awards from Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2010, as Song of The Year and Best Dance Performance – Female Group. Miss A went on to win another award from Golden Disk Awards 2010 as Digital Music Bonsang. On the same year they also won a Bonsang Award on Seoul Music Awards.
In 2011, Bad Girl Good Girl was nominated as Song of The Year on Korean Music Awards and got a trophy for Best Dance & Electronic Song.
Miss A’s Debut Stage
Miss A’s first stage show was on July 2, 2010 at KBS Music Bank. They performed Bad Girl Good Girl and Break It. They got their first win at Mnet M! Countdown 21 days after debuting. They became the fastest girl group to get the first win on Music Show.
After they received their first win on July 22, 2010, Miss A continuously got trophies for other Music Shows, such as SBS Inkigayo and KBS Music Bank. They broke Girl’s Generation’s record because Bad Girl and Good Girl was placed number 1 for four straight weeks. On August 1, 2010 they received an award from Mnet M! Countdown named “Mutizen.”
Miss A’s Pre-Debut Photos
Aside from their songs, Miss A is also well known for their good looking faces and slim bodies. Miss A received lots of praise for their appearance when they first debuted. They already looked very good and their proportions were amazing.
Past photos of Miss A have been surfacing on the internet from various sites. Do you want to see their past photos?
Let’s check these out.
Suzy is one of the prettiest idols in Korea. Suzy got lots of Commercial Films offers due to her pretty face. She also got an acting role as lead female for her first job in the acting industry. She has always been an “IT” girl in Korea because of her popularity. She even got the nickname “Nation’s First Love” because of her purity and innocent appearance in the movie Architecture 101.
Because of her pretty face, netizens were curious whether this is natural beauty or fake beauty. Korean netizens were digging through Suzy’s pre-debut photos and were surprised because Suzy had been pretty even before she became famous. She looked the same then as she does now, and she was even a model for an online shop.
Fei’s pre-debut photos got lots of interest from the public because she was posing with 2PM and 2AM members. She is doing a cute pose in the photos, and her hair was short at that time.
Jia was a trainee at JYP for a long time. As we can see in her pre-debut photos, she is posing with various artists and trainees under JYP Entertainment. She is also seen posing with 2PM, 2AM, Wonder Girls and singer Hyuna. She has looked pretty since her pre-debut days.
Min was signed to JYP Entertainment when she was just 12 years old. After that, she went to New York and attended a school there. Because of this, we can see lots of her pre-debut photos were taken in U.S. She looked more tan then than now, and her short hair made her look sexy.
Just like Fei and Jia, Min’s pre-debut photos have also gained lots of interest because she is posing with other JYP Entertainment’s artists. She was close with 2AM, 2PM, and Wonder Girls members. Not only was she close with JYP Entertainment’s artists, but also with Girls Generation’s Hyoyeon. The two were childhood friends, and they are still close today. They even released a collaboration song together on SM Station along with Park Jin-young (JYP).