Meet this Korean Indie Musician, Yozoh, The Hongdae Goddess!
Have you ever wondered who is the person behind the heart-warming voice of School 2017‘s OST called Heart Pounding Summer? It’s none other than Yozoh, the goddess of Hongdae. She is a Korean indie singer who was born in 1981.
She made her debut by releasing an album called My Name is Yozoh in 2007. Aside from School 2017, she has also sung a lot of OST for a number of dramas. For example, the popular weekend dramas from KBS2 What Happens to My Family? and My Husband Got a Family. And do you remember SNSD’s Jang Geun-suk and Yoon-ah’s drama titled Love Rain in 2012? She also smoothly sung a Laneige BB Cushion Song in 2017, a song called “Let it shine.”
But singing for OST is not her only skill, she is also well-known for her indie music as she has already released a lot of singles and album. One of her most popular songs is called “Flowerpot”, which was released in 2013.
Aside from being a successful singer, she has taken on acting as well and she has starred in a number of films.
Stage Name: Yozoh (요조)
Real Name: Shin Soo-jin (신수진)
Nickname: Hongdae Goddess
Date of Birth: June 11th, 1981
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Astrological Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Height: 163 cm
Weight: 46 kg
Agency: Magic Strawberry Sound
- School 2017 OST – Heart Pounding Summer (2017)
- Laneige BB Cushion Song – Let it Shine (2017)
- 나.아.당.궁 (2017)
- Love to Leave Autumn (2015)
- Lucy (2015)
- Blue Jacket (2015)
- What’s Happen with My Family OST – I Told You (2014)
- High School: Love On OST Vol. 3 – Chocolat Cherry Night with Mad Clown (2014)
- Small Story Part 1 (2014)
- Yozoh X First Aid Remix (2014)
- Endlessly You and I at the End (2014)
- Naver Music Music Recital: Yozo’s personal interview – Mr. Smith (2013)
- This Means Goodbye (With Unisexasaurus) (2013)
- 2집 나의 쓸모/My Usefulness (2013)
- 오프더레코드 길에서 음악을 만나다/Offroad Records Meet the Music on the Road (2013)
- My Husband Got a Family OST – Gazing at Empty Sky (2012)
- 동경소녀/Tokyo Girl (2012)
- Duet OST Part 1 – Sitting in My Room Alone (2012)
- 우리는 선처럼 가만히 누워/We Lay Down Like a Line (2010)
- Vono (2009)
- Color Of City (Pink) (2009)
- Cooky (2009)
- 1집 Traveler (2008)
- Morning Star (2008)
- Nostalgia (2008)
- 37.2°C Pink (2008)
- My Name is Yozoh with So Gyu-mo Akasia Band (2007)
- Write or Dance/여자들 (2017)
- Best Driver (2016)
- Duet (2015)
- Come Closer (2010)
- Cafe Noir (2009)
- Sogyumo Acacia Band’s Story (2009)
- Kim Jae-dong’s Do Not Worry (JTBC/2015-2017)
- Special vacation (TVChosun/2014)
- MBC Changsa 50th Anniversary Special Project – Time (MBC/2011)
- Yozo’s Hidden Track (KBS’ Cool FM/2011-2013)
- Fresh Up 2 (Radio 2008-2010)
Yozoh, The Hongdae Goddess
Yozoh became popular after she performed at Hongdae, before making her official debut in 2007 and releasing an album titled My Name is Yozoh. Not only she made her name as well as her music known to the public, but she also made Hongdae district become famous to the society by its indie music. By that, she got the Hongdae Goddess nickname. She totally rocked when performing a piece of acoustic music live, that’s why she deserved the title. You can watch her live performance on Kim Jae-dong’s Talk To You!
Yozoh’s Social Media
To get closer to the Hongdae Goddess Yozoh, you can just find her on her social media profiles. She has an Instagram as well as a Facebook account to make it easier for her fans to communicate with her. If you’re curious which one is her official account, check this out!
This is the only Yozoh official Instagram account. It may have not been verified yet, but it’s actually hers. On this account, she likes to share her activity or her current project. If you don’t want to miss out her daily activities or some recent news about her, quickly hit the follow button!