Red Velvet, a five-member girl group under the management of SM Entertainment, has been one of the most successful K-pop acts in recent years.
The quintet consists of Irene (leader), Seulgi (main vocalist and rapper), Wendy (lead dancer and rapper), Joy (vocalist) and Yeri who joined them in late 2016.
With an appealing blend of powerful vocals, dynamic dance routines and catchy tunes, Red Velvet have managed to not only break into Korea’s music scene but also become one of the leading forces in world pop.
Red Velvet Official Accounts:
Official Website: redvelvet.smtown.com
Youtube: Red Velvet
V Live: Red Velvet
Stage Name: Irene
Birth Name: Bae Ju Hyun
Birthday: March 29, 1991
Height: 160 cm (5’3″) (Official) / 158 cm (5’2″) (Approx. real height)*
Weight: 44 kg (99 lbs)
Born in Daegu, South Korea she is Korean.
In her family there are four members including her, she got one younger brother.
You can call her Baechu, this is her nickname. She likes cats as a pet animal.
She finished her education from Haknam High School and after finishing her education she started to make a process on her music career.
She was also lucky to get her role in SHINee‘s music “Why So Serious”. Her hobbies are dancing, cooking and composing music.
She don’t like coffee and in 2018, she was ranked 41th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2018”.
Stage Name: Seulgi
Birth Name: Kang Seul Gi
Birthday: February 10, 1994
Height: 164 cm (5’5″) (Official) / 161 cm (5’3″) (Real height)*
Weight: 44 kg (97 lbs)
Seulgi is a South Korean singer and she is also one of the main dancer and actress of this girl group.
There are 5 members on her family including her and her grandmother.
She got many nicknames but among them the most famous one is GomDoli.
Her favorite fruit is pineapple and she likes knife in weapon. She finished her education from Byungmal Middle School.
Talking about her skills she can play guitar and can also speak Japanese. On her free time you can find her drawing and she actually draws arts very well.
Seulgi is ranked 20th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2018”.
She was also part of girl K-Pop group called “Girls Next Door”, which was debuted on 2017.
Stage Name: Wendy (웬디)
Korean Name: Son Seung Wan (손승완)
Birthday: February 21, 1994
Height: 160 cm (5’3″)
Weight: 47 kg (104 lbs)
Wendy’s hometown is Seongbuk-dong, Seoul. Her family consists of her parents and an older sister who call Wendy by the nicknames Olaf or Wan-ah.
She is main vocalist of this group and you can also call her leader of this group. She was assigned blue as a designated color for this quiz game show!
She finished her education from Shattuck-Saint Mary’s School / Richmond Hill High School. Once she used make her YouTube videos but she deleted them all.
Wendy is fluent in English and Korean language. She has many skills like piano, guitar and violin.
She has been a part of the predebut team called SM Rookies since 2013, when they first started auditioning members to be among their next crop of artists.
Wendy’s voice can go from soft and gentle to loud in just one verse; this versatility allows her work with many genres such as pop ballad songs or upbeat hip-hop tunes that are popular today!
Stage Name: Joy
Birth Name: Park Soo Young
Birthday: September 3, 1996
Height: 168 cm (5’6″)
Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
Joy is a bright, happy girl who was born in Jeju Island and she is a lead rapper and sub vocalist of this group.
Her nicknames are Doongdoongie and Malgeumi (bright).
She has two younger sisters and parents that she loves very much in her family members.
She was only girl from this group who was not part of SM Rookies. She finished her education from School of Performing Arts Seoul.
She has also acted on Korean Drama’s like “The Liar and His Lover” (2017) and “The Great Seducer” (2018).
She got one pet dog named Haetnim, and it has got Instagram account under name haetnimee. To time pass Joy watches movies and she likes to sing songs on her bathroom.
Joy loves taking photos and she is one of the girl in member who take lots of selfies.
Stage Name: Yeri
Birth Name: Kim Ye Rim
Birthday: March 5, 1999
Height: 160 cm (5’3″)
Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
Yeri is a South Korean singer, actress and member of the girl group Red Velvet. She made her solo debut in 2015 with “Dear Diary” as part of SM Station Season 3.
She was born in Seoul, South Korea and there are six members on her family including three younger sister.
She finished her education from Hanlim Multi Art School, and her English name is Katy.
After teasing fans for weeks on social media through photos from recording sessions, she finally released it last week to much success!
Yeri is a witty and outgoing powerhouse with an infectious personality and her favorite food is Tuna kimchi fried rice. Yeri’s favorite singer is Ariana Grande and Malgeumi.