|Chaeryeong Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Date of Birth||June 5, 2001|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Chaeryeong is a South Korean singer, dancer, rapper, TV personality, and vocalist who is well-known for being a part of the 5-membered girl group, ITZY, which also includes the likes of Lia, Ryujin, Hwang Ye-ji, and Yuna. The group made its debut on February 12, 2019, releasing the single album, It’z Different, and has further released a number of other albums, singles, and EPs such as It’z Icy, It’z Summer, Cherry, Dalla Dalla, and Icy. Chaeryeong’s older sister has also flourished in the music industry and has been a part of the South Korean-Japanese girl group, IZ*ONE. The sisters have also appeared together on a couple of shows like SIXTEEN and K-Pop Star 3. Moreover, Chaeryeong has also been a part of shows like Stray Kids, Knowing Bros, Idol Room, and several others. Ever since its debut, ITZY has won a number of awards and nominations and has also accumulated a huge fan base with millions of fans across the world as well as an impressive social media fan base with more than 3 million followers on Instagram, more than a million followers on Twitter, more than 800k followers on Facebook, and more than 2 million subscribers on YouTube.
Chaeryeong, Chocolate Holic
Yongin, South Korea
Chaeryeong attended Kyw Dance School. Later, she went on to take lessons at the Hanlim Multi Art School‘s Department of Practical Dance which is located in Seoul, South Korea.
Singer, Dancer, Rapper, Vocalist, TV Personality
- Siblings – Lee Chaeyeon (Older Sister) (Dancer, Singer, Vocalist, TV Personality), Chaemin (Younger Sister)
Chaeryeong is represented by JYP Entertainment.
K-pop, Electropop, Hip hop
5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
52 kg or 114.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Chaeryeong is of South Korean descent.
- Deep-set eyes
- Toned body
- Beautiful smile
As a member of ITZY, Chaeryeong has either endorsed or promoted a couple of brands through social media which include the likes of Louis Vuitton and M·A·C Cosmetics Korea.
Best Known For
- Being the main dancer, lead rapper, and vocalist of the South Korean girl group named ITZY which also consists of Lia, Ryujin, Hwang Ye-ji, and Yuna and has released several tracks, EPs, and albums as well
- Having released the EP, titled It’z Icy, as a part of ITZY, on July 29, 2019, via JYP Entertainment. It comprises of songs such as Icy, It’z Summer, Cherry, Want It? (Imad Royal Remix), and Dalla Dalla (DallasK Remix) and was ranked at number #3 in the Gaon Album Chart, at number #10 in the Japanese Digital Albums (Oricon) Chart, at number #11 in the US World Albums (Billboard) Chart, and at number #12 in the Japanese Albums (Oricon) Chart.
- Being a part of the song, Dalla Dalla, from the EP, It’z Different, which became an instant hit and sold more than 2,000 downloads in the United States for the week ending February 14, 2019. Moreover, the song also became the 2nd most famous song on YouTube and its video became the fastest K-pop debut music video to reach 100 million views. Dalla Dalla also became the most viewed K-pop debut music video within 24 hours and was ranked at number #2 in the Gaon Digital Chart, South Korea (K-pop Hot 100) Chart, and US World Digital Song Sales (Billboard) Chart, at number #3 by the Recording Industry Association (Singapore), and at number #8 by the Recording Industry Association of Malaysia.
- The immense popularity of ITZY as the group has gained a huge fan base with millions of fans across the world as well as an impressive social media fan base with more than 3 million followers on Instagram, more than a million followers on Twitter, more than 800k followers on Facebook, and more than 2 million subscribers on YouTube
- Being the younger sister of Lee Chaeyeon who is a singer as well as a member of the South Korean-Japanese girl group, IZ*ONE
As a Singer
As a member of ITZY, Chaeryeong has released a number of singles and EPs which include the likes of It’z Icy, Dalla Dalla, It’z Different, Icy, and many more.
Chaeryeong stays healthy and toned by leading an active life. Also, her dance sessions help her stay in shape.
Chaeryeong Favorite Things
- Movie Genre – Romantic comedy
- Song – Because of You by Ne-Yo
- ITZY‘s debut was announced by JYP Entertainment on January 21, 2019, and a video trailer was also released on JYPE’s channel which revealed the group members.
- Before Chaeryeong became a part of JYP Entertainment, she auditioned for another South Korean entertainment company named Fantagio, alongside her older sister Lee Chaeyeon. However, she was not selected.
- She trained with JYPE for around 5 years before making her debut with the girl group, ITZY, on February 12, 2019.
- Judy Lee is her English name.
- In July 2019, Chaeryeong appeared as a guest in an episode, titled Knowing Bros First Field Trip: Part 2, of the comedy reality television series, Knowing Bros.
- She has also been cast, alongside her older sister Lee Chaeyeon, as a contestant on the SBS reality television competition show, K-Pop Star 3, as well as the sisters also appeared as contestants on the Mnet reality girl group survival show, SIXTEEN.
- As a member of ITZY, Chaeryeong has won several awards and nominations which include the likes of Genie Music Award, Soribada Best K-Music Award, Brand of the Year Award, and several others.
- Her friends have described her as a scaredy-cat.
- She also appeared as a guest in an episode of the game talk-show series, Idol Room, in July 2019.
- It is hard for Chaeryeong to keep herself from touching her hair frequently.
- Her talents also include writing and composing music.
- During her training period with JYP Entertainment, Chaeryeong won a trip to Japan and there she learned jazz dance.
- She shares a friendly bond with several artists such as Jeon So-mi, Lee Dae-hwi, fromis_9‘s Ji-won, and the members of the girl group, TWICE.
- For about 2 hours before going to bed, Chaeryeong watches ASMR videos.
- She was also cast in the Stray Kids‘ Survival Show in 2017.
- During her free time, she enjoys watching movies, dramas, seniors fancams, sleeping, and eating delicious food.
- Her Chinese zodiac sign is Snake.
- Ballad is one of the music genres which appeals to her the most.
- Chaeryeong is not a big fan of winters.
- She lives by the lines – “Let’s be a person who knows how to be satisfied”.
- Visit the official website of ITZY @ itzy.jype.com.
- Follow ITZY on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.
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