SUNMI 선미: The Queen of K-Pop (Profile)

Sunmi (선) is a solo artist and performer. Sunmi is signed to ABYSS COMPANY (other artists in this Entertainment Company include GOT7’s BamBam and Sandara Park).

Index:

  1. introduction
  2. about Wonder Girls
  3. about SUNMI
  4. SUNMI music
  5. SUNMI tour

This iconic solo artist initially debuted as a member of the iconic girl group Wonder Girls under JYP Entertainment.

Some of the most recent releases by Sumi include “Tail” and “You can’t sit with us,” and her mini-album “1/6.”

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Sunmi debuted as a solo artist on the 22nd of August 2013. The then-21-year-old singer started her career with the incredibly successful song “24 Hours” and since then this artist has wowed listeners from around the globe with her unique style and incredible talent.

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about Wonder Girls

Wonder Girls is a four-member girl group under JYP Entertainment.

The members include Yeeun, Yubin, Sunmi, and Hyelim. Former members of Wonder Girls are Hyuna, Sohee, and Sunye.

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Wonder Girls debuted in 2007 with their debut album named “The Wonder Years.” The group disbanded after a decade in 2017.

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Some of Wonder Girl’s most well known songs include iconic hits like “Nobody,” “Why So Lonely,” “So Hot,” and “2 Different Tears.”

about SUNMI
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  • Name: Sun Mi (선미)
    • However she changed it to Lee Sun-mi (이선미)
  • Korean name: 이선미
  • Nickname: Miya
    • My guess as to why Sunmi is nicknamed Miya because names in Korean are often referred to with an informal “-ya” at the end. As a result, Sunmi got this nickname as “Sunmi-ya” can be shortened to “Miya.”
  • Birthday: 2/5/92
  • Age:
    • 29 (International age)
    • 30 (Korean age)
  • Star sign: Taurus
  • Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey
  • Nationality: Korean
other:
  • Company: ABYSS COMPANY
  • Number of Albums: 3
  • Debut Year: 2013
  • Fandom: Miya-ne
  • Official Color: Red, Purple, Blue
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Currently, SUNMI is one of the judges and “PLANET MASTERS” of the immensely popular girl group survival TV competition show “Girls Planet 999.” Other Planet Masters include Tiffany Young and K-Drama actor Yeo Jingoo, among others.

SUNMI music

Since her debut, SUNMI has released countless legendary single tracks as well as three incredible albums titled “FULL MOON,” “WARNING,” and “1/6.”

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Full Moon (2014)
Track list:
  • Full Moon (ft. Lena)
  • 24 Hours
  • Burn
  • Who Am I (ft. Yubin)
  • Frozen In Time (ft. Jackson Wang
  • If That Was You
Full Moon (ft. Lena)
24 Hours MV
WARNING (2018)
Track list:
  • ADDICT
  • Siren
  • Curve
  • Black Pearl
  • Secret Tape
Siren MV
1/6 (2021)
track list
  • You can’t sit with us
  • SUNNY
  • 1/6
  • Call
  • Narcissism
  • Borderline
You can’t sit with us MV

Other well-known Sunmi single songs include, “Gashina,” “TAIL,” “pporappippam,” “Heroine,” “LALALAY,” “Noir,” and “Gotta Go.”

SUNMI tour

In 2019, Sunmi held her first solo world tour traveling and performing in various countries around North America, Europe, and Asia.

Warning World Tour
  • (24/2/19) Seoul
  • (6/3/19) San Francisco
  • (7/3/19) Los Angeles
  • (10/3/19) Seattle
  • (11/3/19) Vancouver
  • (13/3/19) Calgary
  • (15/3/19) New York City
  • (16/3/19) Toronto
  • (18/3/19) Washington D.C
  • (21/3/19) Mexico City
  • (13/4/19) Hong Kong
  • (10/5/19) Taipei
  • (23/5/19) Tokyo
  • (30/5/19) London
  • (2/6/19) Warsaw
  • (4/6/19) Amsterdam
  • (6/6/19) Berlin
  • (7/6/19) Paris
  • (15/6/19) Seoul

Wonder Girls also held world tours in 2010 and 2012

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With excellent music, fantastic choreographies, and one of the most iconic discographies, Sunmi is one of the most beloved and admired solo artists of all time! For more about this artist and her music, keep reading here:

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