She was born as Im Yeo-Jin (Hangul: 임여진) on November 11, 2002, in Suseong District, Daegu, South Korea.
She debuted on January 4, 2017 as a member and subsequently released her solo single album YeoJin on January 16, 2017.
Early life (2002–2016)Edit
YeoJin was born on November 11, 2002, as the only child of her parents. She attended several schools during her childhood, including Seoul Changkyung Elementary School, Daegu Yongkye Elementary School, Dukhwa Middle School, Hansung Girls’ Middle School, Jeonghwa Girls’ Commercial High School, and finally School of Performing Arts Seoul, from which she is expected to graduate in 2021.
2017: Reveal, solo debut, Everyday I Love You, Woomanna, Love Cherry MotionEdit
On January 4, 2017, the third “Who’s Next Girl?” teaser was released, and YeoJin was revealed as the fourth member of LOONA that same day. She released her solo single album YeoJin on January 16, and subsequently debuted as a member of LOONA. YeoJin is the only member whose pre-debut single album contains more than two songs, and the only member to include a song not featuring herself on her debut single.
From June 30 to July 23, YeoJin starred in the first season of the web drama Woomanna in a minor role. She returned for the second season from August 23 to September 13 in a minor role.
2018: School graduation, debut in LOONAEdit
YeoJin graduated from Hansung Girls’ Middle School on February 8, 2018.
On August 9, YeoJin's teaser for LOONA's debut was released. She was the third member to be teased. In subsequent days, more teasers of the full group were released, as well as half-group teasers, where YeoJin was part of the 'Line unit'.
2019: First comeback, injury Edit
On February 16, LOONA held a concert titled LOONAVERSE, during which they performed tracks from [X X]. During the intro of “favOriTe”, while members were lying in the dark on stage, YeoJin accidentally stepped on Yves, breaking the latter’s nose and injuring her own ankle. YeoJin and Yves were unable to dance for the rest of the concert, although both provided vocals. YeoJin and Yves promoted with the rest of LOONA for the entirety of the “Butterfly” comeback; however, YeoJin could be seen with a cast on her leg as late as May 2019.
2020: # Edit
On January 18, YeoJin's teaser for LOONA's second comeback was released. She was the last member to be released. Another teaser was released on January 17. Later, on February 5, LOONA released the mini-album #, along with the title track "So What".
- YeoJin (2017)
|2017||Do You Remember the First Time We Met? Season 1||YouTube||YeoJin (Minor)|
|Do You Remember the First Time We Met? Season 2||YouTube|
|2018||Do You Remember the First Time We Met? Season 3||YouTube|
Music Video AppearancesEdit
|2017||“Everyday I Love You (feat. HaSeul)”||ViVi||Minor|
|“Love Cherry Motion”||Choerry||Minor|
- ↑ /jʌ̹ˈ.t͡ɕin/, YUH-jeen
- ↑ FIVE MUSIC AND DANCE “2016 대구 동성로축제 - I.O.I ‘pick me’ jessie J ‘Bang Bang’” YouTube. 2016.05.23
- ↑ FIVE MUSIC AND DANCE “대구댄스학원 서문시장 야시장 축하공연 - pick me & 뱅뱅” YouTube. 2016.06.28
- ↑ @yeojin_day “180208 졸업 축하해” Twitter. 2018.02.08
- ↑ Soompi “LOONA’s Agency Shares Update On Yves And Yeojin After Injuries At Concert” 2019.02.18