• Full name: Lee Chaeryeong
  • English Name: Judy Lee
  • Stage Name: Chaeryeong
  • Position in the group: Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Rapper
  • Date of birth: June 5, 2001
  • Nationality: Korean
  • Zodiac: Gemini
  • Height: 168 cm
  • Blood type: B

Chaeryeong Facts:

  1. Attended Kyw Dance School

Besides studying dance in Japan, Chaeryeong also deepened her dance skills at Kyw Dance School. A school that focuses on teaching dance. While studying there, she often uploaded her dance covers on the internet.

Currently, Chaeryeong attends Hanlim Multi Art School. At that school, she took Musical Theater as her major. She became one of four ITZY members who attended Hanlim school. The other three members who study there are Lia, Ryujin, and Yuna.

  1. Her position in ITZY

On February 12 yesterday, ITZY officially made its debut in the K-Pop world. The debut was marked by a single album titled ‘It’z Different’. In its debut single album, ITZY endorsed “Dalla Dalla” as the mainstay single.

In addition to releasing a single album, ITZY’s debut was also marked by the distribution of the positions of all its members. Chaeryeong is one of them. at ITZY, Chaeryeong officially holds the position of a main dancer, lead rapper, and vocalist.

  1. Member with the Longest Trainee Period

Before debuting with ITZY, Chaeryeong of course underwent a trainee period first. Chaeryeong himself lived through that period at JYP Entertainment. The agency also houses and founded the ITZY girl group.

At the agency, she was a trainee for 5 years. The trainee period made him an ITZY member who had the longest trainee period at JYP entertainment. She outperformed the other member, Ryujin, who underwent a 4-year trainee period.

  1. Have Auditioned at Other Agencies

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Even though she was part of the trainee period at JYP, Chaeryeong also auditioned at another agency. She underwent the audition long before officially joining JYP. The agency where she auditioned was Fantagio.

Unfortunately, at that time Chaeryeong failed to pass the agency’s audition. So, she also failed to be part of Fantagio. Fyi, Fantagio is an agency as well as a special K-Drama production house. One of the works of this agency is Love Fiction which aired in 2012.

  1. Have you ever participated in K-Pop Star 3 and SIXTEEN auditions?

Besides having auditioned at Fantagio, Chaeryeong has also auditioned on several Korean reality shows. One of them is K-Pop Star. A reality show where three agencies in South Korea collaborate to find potential young seeds in the K-Pop world.

Chaeryeong auditioned for season 3 of the program. To be precise, when she was 11 years old. Unfortunately, she did not qualify for the next round. In addition to K-Pop Star, there is still one reality show program that she participates in.

Sixteen is the program in question. This is a survival reality show made by JYP, the agency that will later house Chaeryeong and other ITZY members. This program will later become the forerunner of the formation of Twice. In the program, Chaeryeong managed to qualify for the top 16. At the end of the program, Chaeryeong failed to qualify for the top nine. So, she couldn’t be a part of Twice either.

  1. Have studied in Japan

At JYP, Chaeryeong not only underwent a trainee period with trainers at JYP. She also had the opportunity to study abroad by her agency. So, at that time JYP allowed Chaeryeong to study in Japan.

In Japan, Chaeryeong had the opportunity to learn jazz dance. She studied the dance branch in Japan for some time. These skills will later support him as the main dancer in Itzy.

  1. Is the younger sister of Chaeyeon Iz*One

Chaeryeong is the second of three siblings. She has an older sister who is also a K-Pop celebrity; Chaeyeon. Chaeyeon alias Lee Chaeyeon is a member of the group Iz*One. A girl group whose members come from Korea and Japan.

Before becoming members of their respective groups, Chaeryeong and her older sister had time to take part in several auditions. Including Fantagio auditions and the Sixteen program. And just like Chaeryeong. Chaeyon also failed to pass the two auditions.

In addition to having an older sister named Chaeyeon, Cheryeong also has a younger brother named Chaemin. She also has a dog named Chair. The younger brother and her dog are currently living with her parents.

Those are some facts about Chaeryeong, an Itzy member who is also the younger sister of IZ ONE’s Chaeyeon. Hopefully, the biodata and facts above can make you know more about this one member. If you have other facts about Chaeryeong, let’s tell us via comments!