A Senegalese singer, rapper, and member of the Black Swan girl group under DR Music, Fatou (Fatou) is one of the very few black idols in the K-pop industry.
Stage Name: Fatou (파투)
Real Name: Samba Fatou DioufBirthday: March 23, 1995
Birthplace: Yoff, Dakar, Senegal
Height: 173 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 57 kg (126 lbs)
Fatou was born in Yoff darak senegal. Before moving to Korea in 2018, she used to live in Belgium. Her dreams of being a k-pop idol started when she was 15. At Belgian high schools and universities, she majored in Tourism.
There isn’t much information about her personal life as of right now since she debuted just last year. Before she is an idol, she was a model under Cineline entertainment, but later became a trainee under DR ent.
She was revealed as the 4th member of the black swan on July 3, 2020. Fatou is multilingual and can speak multiple languages such as English french german dutch and Korean. During her life, she revealed that her motto was “Believe in it 100% and never stop trying. Work hard and get out there because it won’t just fall on your lap. If you want it, go after it no matter what people say. It will be difficult of course, but your love and passion for it should be able to pull you through!”
One of her role models is the girl’s generation. Purple is her favorite color. She once explained the concept of Blackswan in an interview, she explained that the group concepts are more real and not fake, they don’t forcefully pretend to be cute and only show real appearance. as for the group’s concept, she said she wanted to try hip hop.
She is known to write lyrics and loves playing basketball and badminton. Some of her favorite activities are taking a shower and watching anime or drama.