Lalisa Manoban, better known as Lisa, is a Thai rapper, singer, dancer, and model based in South Korea. Lisa Manoban made her YG Entertainment debut in August 2016 as the lead rapper and major dancer of the female group Blackpink. Her dance abilities have earned her worldwide acclaim.
Lisa was born on March 27, 1997, as Panpriya Manoban in Buriram Province, Thailand. Her name was then changed to Lalisa Manoban. She is the sole child of her Thai mother and Swiss stepfather and is 23 years old.
Her stepfather’s name is Marco Bruschweiler, and he is a well-known Swiss chef. There is currently no information available about her biological father.
Her personality is lively and 4D. She is bilingual, speaking Thai, English, Korean, some Japanese, and Chinese. Lisa received her formal education in Thailand. She finished her high school study at Praphamontree School. Lisa has an early interest in the South Korean music industry. She adored Korean singers such as Big Bang Theory and 2NE1.
She competed in a singing contest for her school and came in second place. Lisa had also competed in a number of other dancing competitions. She later joined the dance crew We Zaa Cool, which included Bambam from Got7.
More Facts about Lisa Manoban
|Full Name||Lalisa Manoban|
|Born Date||27 Mar 1997|
|Age||25 years old|
|Best Match for Marriage||Leo|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)|
|Net Worth||$8 million|
|Birth Place||Buriram Province|
Professional Life and Career
Lisa auditioned for YG Entertainment in Thailand in 2010. Among the 4,000 applications, she was the only one to pass. On April 11, 2011, she officially joined YG as the company’s first overseas trainee. Prior to her debut, she had her first modeling work for the streetwear brand nona9on in 2015.
The debut of Blackpink
Her group’s debut, ‘Blackpink,’ was planned long before 2012, and they had been rigorously educated and prepared for the world for years. She made her debut on August 8, 2016, with her teammates Jennie, Jisoo, and Rose, with their first album ‘Square One.’
One of their songs, ‘Whistle,’ went to number one on the ‘Gaon digital Chart,’ and the music video became viral on YouTube. They conquered the world in an instant, becoming the highest-rated female brand on the ‘Billboard Social 50.’
On June 22, 2017, she and her band achieved the pinnacle of their careers with the release of their single ‘As If It’s Your Last.’ The song debuted at number one on the Billboard World Digital Song list. They didn’t have a choice but to keep going. Similarly, they made their Japanese debut on August 30, 2017. She and her band performed at Coachella in April 2019. They were the first Kpop act to appear at Coachella.
Activity for Oneself
In terms of her solo work, she became the brand model for the South Korean cosmetics company Moonshot in 2016.
As of September 2018, she was a permanent member of the MBC military variety shows Real Man 300. At the 2018 MBC Entertainment Awards, she received an unofficial award for ‘Character of the Year.’ She enjoys photography in addition to dancing, singing, and modeling. In 2018, she launched Lilifilm Official, a travel and lifestyle YouTube channel.
Achievements and Net Worth
Lisa is yet to make her solo debut. Jisoo has received multiple honors with her band. They earned Rookie of the Year at the Golden Disc Awards in their first year.
Lisa has amassed a fortune in just four years since her debut. She made money as a member of Blackpink, a model, and through brand endorsements.
Similarly, she became Hedi Slimane’s muse for Celine in January 2019. In November of the same year, she was appointed as the new Penshoppe family ambassador. She also has an estimated net worth of $8 million USD.
Status of the Relationship
Lisa, too, claims to have never had a partner. Her organization, YG, prohibits females from dating and strictly prohibits them from hanging out with boys. The agency had even planned their lunch and eating times differently than male trainees. Even male artists are barred from meeting and conversing with one another.
Her fans ship her with other male singers because she is a female in the music industry. Similarly, there have been rumors that she is secretly dating BTS members V or Jungkook. She was also rumored to be dating Got7’s Bambam, however, both of them claimed to be simply friends.
Social Media and Body Measurement
Lisa’s exact body proportions were disclosed on the military variety show Real Men. Her height is 167 cm and her weight is 44 kg. She is exceedingly underweight, with a BMI of 16.3. Her fans refer to her as ‘long-legged Lisa’ because of her seemingly lengthy legs.
On social media, she has millions of fans. Her Instagram page has over 21 million followers. She is the only Blackpink member who has a YouTube channel. Lilifilm Official, her YouTube channel, has over 2 million subscribers. She even received a YouTube Gold Play Button in 2019.