|Shin Yuna Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||December 9, 2003|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Shin Yuna is a South Korean singer, rapper, dancer, and TV personality who rose to prominence after debuting with the girl group, ITZY. She has served as the lead dancer, lead rapper, vocalist, visual, and maknae of the girl group whose other members are Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong, and Hwang Ye-ji. Together, they have released a number of singles, EPs, and albums which include the likes of It’z Icy, It’z Summer, Cherry, Dalla Dalla, It’z Different, and Icy. Shin Yuna grew up in South Korea and also took great interest in a couple of sports like floorball. After being scouted by JYP Entertainment, she trained with the entertainment company for around 3 years before making her debut as a member of ITZY on February 12, 2019. Soon after its debut, ITZY started making headlines by getting ranked in top music charts and has also garnered 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. As a member of ITZY, Shin Yuna has made a big name in the music industry with her work and ITZY has also won a large number of awards and nominations.
Shin Yuna studied at Hanlim Multi Art School‘s Department of Practical Dance which is located in Seoul, South Korea.
Singer, Rapper, Dancer, TV Personality
Shin Yuna is represented by JYP Entertainment.
K-pop, Electropop, Hip hop
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
52 kg or 114.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Shin Yuna is of South Korean descent.
Shin Yuna has often dyed her hair in several shades such as blonde, auburn, etc.
- Bubbly personality
- Toned body
- Gorgeous hair
- Pierced ears
As a member of ITZY, Shin Yuna 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 lead dancer, lead rapper, vocalist, visual, and maknae of the South Korean girl group named ITZY which also consists of Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong, and Hwang Ye-ji 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
As a Singer
As a member of ITZY, Shin Yuna 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.
Shin Yuna stays fit by leading an active life and by indulging in several dance sessions alongside her friends and co-artists.
Shin Yuna Favorite Things
- Food – Pizza
- Color – Pink
Shin Yuna Facts
- It was announced on January 20, 2019, that Shin Yuna will be a part of JYP Entertainment’s new girl group. Soon after, on February 12, 2019, she made her debut with the 5-membered girl group, ITZY.
- 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 debuting with ITZY, Shin Yuna had been a JYPE trainee for around 3 years.
- She has had braces.
- Growing up, she used to play floorball and once, she also won an award for The Best Player of the Match in Kyeonggido High School Sportsclub Championship.
- Whenever she gets some free time, Shin Yuna enjoys going on a walk, for shopping, and to restaurants.
- Her English name is Hussey Shin.
- Her Chinese zodiac sign is Goat.
- In the year 2017, Shin Yuna was cast in BTS‘ Highlight Reel as Jungkook‘s pair.
- She is an extrovert.
- As a member of ITZY, she 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.
- Besides the rest of her ITZY groupmates (except Lia), she was also cast in the Stray Kids‘ Survival Show in 2017.
- People have often suggested that her looks resemble to PRISTIN‘s Kyulkyung.
- Shin Yuna has been roommates with her ITZY groupmate, Lia.
- Visit the official website of ITZY @ itzy.jype.com.
- Follow ITZY on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.
Featured Image by Shin Yuna / Instagram