Oh My Girl is a 7 member girl group formed by WM Entertainment. They debuted in 2015 originally as 8 members but one of the members, JinE left the group in October 2017 due to health issues.

Debut Date:  April 20, 2015

Debut Album (EP): Oh My Girl

Debut Single: Cupid

Fandom Name:  Miracle

Official Colours: Pantone 230C,  Pantone 304C, Pantone 461U.

 

MEMBER PROFILE

HYOJUNG (Choi Hyojung)

Birth Date: July 28, 1994

Position: Leader, Vocalist

TMI:  She is a member and leader of the subunit Oh My Girl Banhana.

She has a youtube channel.

She has sung many OST’s for dramas and wants to be known as the OST fairy.

She was a former trainee of Soul Shop Entertainment.

She placed 1st in the WM trainee search.

As a teenager she was a part of Uiwang’s choir and participated in children’s singing contests and talent shows featuring solos and duets.

She lived in Thailand up to the age of 6.

Her nickname is Candy.

Her favorite season is Autumn.

Before becoming a singer, she used to want to become a ginseng digger.

She has a written a self-composed song called Morning Sunlight and Miracle Song for her fans.

Actor Joo Won is her celebrity ideal type.

 

MIMI (Kim Mihyun)

Birth Date: May 1, 1995

Position: Rapper, Dancer and Vocalist

TMI: She has produced and written a lot of tracks for the group.

She has a youtube channel.

She is known for her husky voice.

 Mimi is good at drawing.

Bear is her spirit animal

She is known to write her raps

Her favorite season is when it’s turning from summer into autumn

Her favorite song is “Let it Be” by the Beatles.

She has a habit of biting her fingernails

Mimi prefers the casual or hip hop style on herself rather than the feminine style

 

YooA (Yoo Yeon Joo but was legally changed to Yoo Shi Ah)

Birth Date: September 17, 1995

Position: Dancer and Vocalist.

TMI: She attended the Hongyoungjoo dance academy.

 Former trainee of WH Entertainment.

She has an older brother Junsun who is a famous choreographer that works at 1MILLION dance studio and has also shot a dance video with him.

She was featured on “Gaegasoo Producer – Streaming”  for the song “ This Stop is” with Hui and Wooseok of Pentagon.

She was part of a group called “Sunny Girls” formed for the Inkigayo Music Crush project under SBS Contents Hub with 5 members from different groups and made their debut on November 27, 2016, with the title track “Taxi“.

She was on the idol dance show Hit The Stage.

YooA was alongside 6 female idols, in the TV show “Idol Drama Operation Team”. They created a 7 members girl group, called “Girls Next Door” who made their official debut on Music Bank, on July 14, 2017, with the single “Deep Blue Eyes”.

The group “Girls Next Door” also acted in their own made drama called “Let’s Only Walk The Flower Road”.

She is the first member to film a CF by herself alongside B1A4’s Baro.

Yooa is ranked 23rd on TC Candler “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2018”.

She has a personal Instagram account.

She has filmed a lot of dance covers which are on the official youtube page of Oh My Girl.

Her nickname is Shasha.

 

SEUNGHEE (Hyun Seunghee)

Birth Date: January 25, 1996

Position: Vocalist

TMI:  She acted in a Web drama (LOSS:TIME: LIFE) alongside with B1A4’s Baro.

She has appeared in Lim Chang Jung’s “Open The Door” MV and ONF‘s “ON/OFF” MV.

She sang the background vocals in Sunmi‘s “Full Moon”.

She has taken part in OST’s of many dramas.

She was on Star King as an 11-year-old.

She was in the top 12 of Superstar K.

She was also a part of King of Mask Singer.

She was a member with most exposure before debut.

She can play the guitar.

Her nickname is 2nd BoA.

She is the best English speaker in the group.

She was on Follow Me 11 tv show with Paris Hilton.

She is friends with BTS’ V and Jimin since highschool.

 

JIHO (Kim Jiho)

Birth Date: April 4, 1997

Position: Vocalist and Dancer

 TMI: She appeared in B1A4’s BABA 2012 Concert video.

She acted in B1A4′s Sweet Girl MV.

Her favorite season is winter

She can play the guitar

She speaks Japanese.

Jiho graduated from School of Performing Arts Seoul

Her nickname is ‘Nyang’ because she looks like a cat

She is known as the endorphin of the group

She took a temporary hiatus in January 2020 and returned for the group’s latest comeback “Nonstop”.

 

BINNIE (Bae Yubin)

Birth Date: September 9, 1997

Position: Vocalist

TMI: She is a member of the subunit Oh My Girl Banhana.

She was a child model under YG entertainment.

She was also a child actress and played minor roles in dramas.

She was in a child girl group called “ PrettyN ”.

Former trainee of Woolim Entertainment.

Her favorite season is autumn.

She can speak Japanese and if she didn’t become an idol, she says she’d probably be a Japanese language teacher.

 

ARIN (Choi Yewon)

Birth Date: June 18, 1999

Position: Dancer, Vocalist and Maknae

TMI: She is a member of the subunit Oh My Girl Banhana.

She won the WM’s audition in 2013.

People often call her “Princess Arin” because of her grace and charms.

Her spirit animal is the Rabbit.

Her favorite foods are rice and chicken.

MILESTONES

  • The group released their first single, Cupid, on the 20th of April, and performed live at the SBS The Show the same day, as part of their debut.
  • Their first album “Oh My Girl: was released in April of 2015, and reached the 6th position at the Korean charts.
  • They got their first music show win with “Secret Garden” on SBS MTV ‘The Show’.
  • Held their first concert in August of 2016 in Blue Square Samsung Card Hall, Seoul called Summer Fairy tales. Tickets were available to purchase on July 22 and were sold out within three minutes, breaking the record for the fastest sold-out concert for a rookie group.
  • They have also toured in the USA, JAPAN, and Brazil.
  • The group held a mini-concert titled “Oh My Girl’s Secret Garden”. Tickets were available to purchase on December 28 and were sold out within two minutes for 3,000 tickets,
  • They were nominated for the Most Popular Artist and Star news Popularity Award in 2016 and 2019 respectively in the Asia Artist Awards.
  • They won the Female Idol of the Year in the Brand of the Year Awards held in 2019.
  • They were nominated for the Gaon Chart KPop Awards as New Artist of the Year.
  • They were nominated in various categories for the Genie Music Awards in 2019.
  • They were nominated in various categories for the Golden Disc Awards in 2016.
  • They won the Female Idol award in Korea First Brand Awards,2020.
  • They won the Bonsang Award and were nominated for Artist of the Year award in the 2018 Korea Popular Music Awards.
  • Nominated in various categories in the Melon Music Awards(2015), Mnet Asian Music Awards(2015 & 2018), Seoul Music Awards (2016,2017,2019 &2020), Soribada Best K-Music Awards (2018&2019).
  • Won the Korean New wave Icon Award in Soribada Best K-Music Awards, 2019.
  • Won the Best New Artist(Female) in the SBS Power FM Cultwo Show Awards,2015.
  • Girl Scouts Korea appointed Oh My Girl as the ninth promotional ambassadors of the Girl Scouts Korea.
  • They won the second place in the TV show Queendom.
  • They made their Japan debut in 2019 and Oh My Girl Japan Debut Album debuted at number 1 on the Oricon Daily Album Chart. It topped on Billboard Japan Top Albums Sales, which sold 20,041 units, and peaked at number 4 on Billboard Japan Hot Albums.

 

They debuted with a cute concept in their single “Cupid” bringing up the romance vibes.

 

“Secret Garden” which got them their first music show win.

 

Feel a burst of energy and colors with “Colouring Book”

 

Check out their final explosive performance in Queendom with the single Guerilla”

 

Don’t forget to check out their latest comeback “Nonstop”  which will leave you feeling fresh!

 

Oh My Girl has never been shy of trying new concepts and experimenting with different styles while continuously raising the bar of their music. They gained recognition for their talent and hard work in the recently concluded TV show Queendom and have raised our expectations of what to expect from them. We can’t wait for what they have in store for us!

 

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