Choi Yena () a.k.a Yena () is a well-known South Korean-Japanese lead vocalist, main rapper, lead dancer, and member of the world-famous South Korean-Japanese girl band IZ*ONE (/ ) under The Record Entertainment in Korea and AKS in Japan.
Yena: Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Siblings, and Education
Choi Yena () was born on September 29, 1999, in Gil-dong, Guangdong, South Korea, and now lives in Gwangju with her family. She will turn 22 in 2021.
Her Chinese zodiac sign is Rabbit, while her solar sign is Libra. Yena is her stage name. She is of Korean origin and retains Korean nationality.
Yena received her diploma from Hanlim Multi Art School, where she met Kang Hyewon. She was a knowledgeable and motivated student.
Her parents’ identities have not yet been revealed. She does, however, have an older brother, Sungmin, who is a member of SPEED.
Her childhood disease, lymphoma, had a low survival rate, yet she miraculously survived, despite the fact that her family was not well-off at the time, and they had to sell kimbap every morning to pay the medical fees. Her parents initially opposed her becoming an idol because her brother’s group had not fared well.
|Full Name||Choi Yena|
|Stage Name||Yena (예나)|
|Birthday||September 29th, 1999|
|Birth Place||Gil-Dong, Guangdong, South Korea|
|Sibling||Sungmin of SPEED ( Older Brother)|
|Agency||The Record Entertainment|
|Associated Act||IZ*ONE (아이즈원 / アイズワン)|
|Height||162 cm (5’4”)|
|Weight||45 kg (99 lbs)|
|Net Worth||Approximately US 1-5 million|
Yena: Professional Careers and Life
MNET’s Produce48 founded the group in the third season of Produce 101 when Produce48 brought together Japanese trainees from AKB8 and its sibling groups, as well as Korean trainees from various businesses and labels.
Jang Wonyoung, Miyawaki Sakura, Jo Yuri, Choi Yena, Ahn Yujin, Yabuki Nako, Kwon Eunbi, Kang Hyewon, Honda Hitomi, Kim Chaewon, Kim Minjoo, and Lee Chaeyeon are the members of this band.
The female band was managed in Korea by The Record Entertainment, and AKB48 is managed in Japan by AKS.
They made their debut on October 29, 2018, in Korea and February 6, 2019, in Japan with their first mini-album, COLORIZ and La Vie en Rose.
They gained fame in the entertainment world for around 2 years and 6 months until officially disbanding on April 29, 2021, by failing to extend their contracts. The girls agreed to sign with other companies and brands.
Yena was the Creative Director for IZ*ZONE’s Online Concert. In 2021, she was named Influential Entertainment Idol by the Brand Customer Loyalty Awards- Daesang.
Yena: Married, Dating, or Single
The famous South Korean-Japanese idol, who is highly energetic, is currently unmarried. In terms of being in a relationship, she is not involved in any personal relationships.
Although she is presently single and there is no information about her former relationship, idols of certain Entertainment organizations are required to sign a contract that states the idol cannot date anyone for up to 5 years.
Yena: Height, Weight, and Body measurement
Choi Yena () has a beautiful body that is curvaceous, thin, and tall. Her height is around 5ft 4in or 162cm, and her weight is 45kg or 99 pounds.
Her eyes are dark, and her hair color changes frequently. Yuna’s blood type is A, and her MBTI type is ENFP.
Yena: Net worth and Salary
Yena’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million. As of 2021, the range is $1 million to $5 million. Singing, brand sponsorships, and other enterprises are her primary sources of income.
Yena: Social Media
Choi Yena () is active on social media platforms like as Instagram (@yena.jigumina), where he has over 986k followers and 57 posts, and Twitter, where he has over 152.3k followers.