Let’s Get to Know GFRIEND’s Main Vocal Yuju!
GFRIEND (여자친구) is a South Korean girl group that consists of six members. They debuted on January 16th, 2015 under Source Music with “Glass Bead”. Until now, they have released a total of 6 albums. In 2018, they held their first concert since their debut called “Season of GFriend”, and they will hold their first Asian Tour.
Yuju (유주) is the main vocalist of South Korean girl group GFRIEND. She debuted in 2015, and led the group songs with her beautiful voice and perfect high notes. She also attracted viewers with her flexibility and her dancing talent.
GFRIEND Member Yuju’s Profile and Fun Facts
Birth Name : Choi Yu Na (최유나)
Stage Name : Yuju
Position : Main Vocalist
Birth : October 4th 1997
Blood Type : B
Zodiac : Libra
Height : 170 cm
Weight : 49 kg
Religion : Roman Catholic
Fun Facts :
- She was born in Ilsan, South Korea
- She has an older sister
- She attended Seoul School of Performing Arts.
- She’s good at writing lyrics and composition
- She can play the guitar
- She can hit perfect high notes
- Her stage name Yuju means “space”
- She speaks English
- She has participated in KPOP Star 1
- She was a former trainee of LOEN Entertainment
- She really like rice and sweet potatoes
- She is afraid of heights
- She is the “Hidden Card” of the group, according to the members
- She is the tallest member of GFRIEND, along with Sowon
- She has a lot of song projects with other singers
- She sang “Spring Is Gone by Chance” for the OST of South Korean television drama The Girl Who Sees Smells with Loco, and it won the “OST Chart First Place” ten weeks in a row and “Best OST” at the 2015 Melon Music Awards
- She recorded “Billy & The Brave Guys” for the OST of the animated movie “Chicken Hero” that was released on February 18th, 2016
- She collaborated with Sunyoul of UP10TION for a song entitled “Cherish” in March 2016
- She collaborated with Jihoo of IZ for a song entitled “Heart Signal” in October 2017
- She has a habit of clapping while she sleeps
- She like sports, and she is the most sporty member of the group
- Her idol model is singer IU
- She was the first member of GFRIEND to participate in MBC’s “King of Masked Singer” as “Christmas in July”
- She has an official You Tube Channel called “Yuna Choi” featuring her cover songs which has 4k+ subscribers
- Her ideal type is Kim Woo Bin
GFRIEND Member Yuju’s Knee Injury
When GFRIEND were promoting their single “Me Gusta Tu” they performed on stage a lot while it rained, so the stage was very slippery. Their dance was also difficult enough to make them fall, especially Yuju because she had a “sliding” part.
She often fell on stage, and her sliding part caused a knee injury, and left a scar. Once she showed her injury on MBC’s “Weekly Idol”
She also injured a finger while performing. Despite her injuries, she shows professionalism on stage. She continued her performance until the end.