From 7th mini album "FEVER SEASON" (2019)
|Birth Name||김예원Kim, Yewon|
|Birth||Aug 19, 1998 in South Korea |
(Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon-si)
|Body Features||Height: 165cm; Foot size: 250mm; Blood type: O|
|Family||Parents, Older brother, Older sister|
|Debut||Jan 16, 2015 as a member of GFRIEND|
Umji is the youngest member of GFRIEND.
⋅got cast in 2014 on the way she went to eat dakgalbi(spicy stir-fried chicken).
⋅had trained for only 11 months until debut.
⋅debuted as a member of GFRIEND. (Jan 16)1
⋅appeared on the show "전국 아이돌 사돈의 팔촌 노래자랑" with older brother. (Feb 8) Clip
⋅appeared on the show "능력자들". (Apr 1) Clip
⋅released song "The Way" for OST of the drama "Shopping King Louie". (Sep 29) MV
⋅was out for schedules including reality show "여자친구가 사랑한 유럽Europe, that GFriend Loves" with a leg injury. (Oct)
⋅appeared on the show "Running Man". (Mar 26) Clip
⋅appeared on the show "안녕하세요" with SinB. (Mar 20) Clip
⋅did V live personally. (Jun ~ Aug) Ep1
⋅appeared on the show "배틀 트립Battle Trip" with SinB and Yuju. (Aug 5) Clip ⋅appeared on the show "복면가왕King of Mask Singer". (Nov 26/Dec 3) Clip
⋅did a model on Japanese fashion magazine "Popteen". (Jun 2018 ~ Jun 2019)2
⋅was an MC for the show "요고바라 - 요즘 고딩들의 바깥 라이프". (Jul 29 ~ Sep 30) Ep1
⋅appeared on the show "복면가왕King of Mask Singer" with SinB as a panel. (Jul 14/21) Clip
⋅Her stage name Umji named by president of Source Music. It is name of heroin from the Korean comic "까치Kkachi"
series in the 80s. It also means "thumb" in Korean.3
⋅She cried for three days when she heard her stage name is Umji. (It sounds a bit old-fashioned.)
⋅She learned cello for three years.
⋅Her father is a dentist. She went along with her father when he get to North Korea for the medical service activity.
⋅Her older brother majored in Oriental painting, and older sister did in Korean dance.4
⋅She speaks English. She attended English kindergarten.
⋅She cracked a camera lens with a perfect bulls-eye at 2016 thanks giving day Idol Star Athletics Championships. Clip
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