The nine-member girl group Fromis_9 made its debut in January 2018 under Stone Entertainment. Fromis_9 members created a huge buzz among fans. Since then, the girls of Fromis_9 have given us some amazing tracks like “We Go,” “Love Bomb,” “The Way To Me,” “Miracle,” and a lot more. The girl group came into existence after a tough competition among 41 contestants. Only 9 of them made it to the final lineup for the rising girl group. Now under the management of Pledis Entertainment, Fromis_9 is a permanent group. And won’t be breaking up anytime soon like similar groups like I.O.I. or IZ*ONE.
Consisting of nine members, Fromis_9 has Saerom, Hayoung, Gyuri, Jiwon, Jisun, Seoyeon, Chaeyoung, Nagyung, and Jiheon serving as the vocalists, dancers, composers, and visuals of the group. With the girls’ January 2022 comeback, i.e., fourth mini-album “Midnight Guest,” Fromis_9 sold over 49,712 copies just on the first day, let’s take a look at the girl group’s rising popularity
Meet The Members of The Fromis_9!
Jang Gyu Ri is popular with her stage name Gyuri. Being a 97-liner, her birthday is on December 27. As a member of Fromis_9, Gyuri serves as the main vocalist and face of the group. Born in Seoul, the idol has lived throughout most parts of South Korea as her father works in the military. She even studied in Virginia, the USA, for a year. With her mother being a music teacher, she clearly gets talent from her mother. Along with being an idol, she’s also an acting major at Seoul University. The idol is also well versed in playing the musical instrument Ajaeng.
Before coming to Idol School, Gyuri used to be a part of Mnet’s Produce 48. She has also appeared in “King of Masked Singer,” “Hello Counselor (along with Saerom),” “Prison Life of Fools,” and “I Can See Your Voice”. The idol also starred in the popular k-drama “It’s Okay to Not be Okay”. As a part of Idol School, Gyuri received a total of 57,230 votes and achieved an overall rank of #9. In the coming future, she wants to try radio and acting.
Baek Ji Heon is popularly known for her stage name Jiheon. Being an 03-liner, her birthday is on April 17. As a member of Fromis_9, Jiheon serves as the vocalist of the girl group. She’s also the maknae of Fromis_9. Hailing from Boseong County, the idol is an alumnus of the School of Performing Arts. She was a part of the Film And Theater Department. Starting out as an idol trainee, she went on to join IFI Training Center. And later on, became a trainee at Ti Agency. She also passed the auditions for Woollim Entertainment but didn’t join. As a part of Idol School, Jiheon received a total of 59,577 votes and achieved an overall rank of #8.
Lee Seo Yeon is popular by her stage name Seoyeon. Being an 00-liner, her birthday is on January 22. As a member of Fromis_9, she serves as the main rapper and vocalist of the girl group. Hailing from Seoul, Seoyeon has been in the k-pop scene for a while now. She used to be a YG trainee and was a part of the girl group dubbed as the ‘future 2NE1’.
Being a popular trainee, she even starred in GD&TOP’s “Knock Out” music video. The idol used to be a student at the School of Performing Arts but dropped out to work on her music career. While the idol takes over the vocal line of the girl group, she’s an amazing dancer as well. On her Youtube channel, she revealed that she has a phobia of water. As a part of Idol School, Seoyeon received a total of 61,083 votes and achieved an overall rank of #7.
Park Ji Won is popularly by her stage name Jiwon. Being a 98-liner, her birthday is on March 20. As a member of Fromis_9, Jiwon serves as the main vocalist of the girl group. Hailing from Busan, Jiwon has been an idol trainee for a long time. She used to be a JYP Entertainment trainee as well. And was a contestant on the infamous survival show ‘Sixteen’ as well.
She’s a fan of Rihanna and Ariana Grande. Jiwon is one of the shortest members of the girl group. She also has the loudest voice in Fromis_9. Teaming up with Hayoung, she also has a composer team called “Dam-Dam”. As a part of Idol School, Jiwon received a total of 63,816 votes and achieved an overall rank of #6.
Lee Na Gyung is popular by her stage name Nagyung. Being a 00-liner, her birthday is on June 1. As a member of Fromis_9, Nagyung serves as the lead dancer, vocalist, rapper, and visual of the girl group. Hailing from Bundang, the idol studied in both South Korea and China. Along with being an idol, Nagyung made her acting debut in 2021 as well. She appeared in the Web Drama series “Shadow Beauty”. Out of all the members, she has the best aegyo. As a part of Idol Schoo, Nagyung received a total of 64,001 votes and achieved an overall rank of #5.
Lee Chae Young is popularly known as Chae Young in the k-pop scene. Being an 00-liner, her birthday is on May 14. As a member of Fromis_9, Chaeyoung serves as the main dancer, vocalist, and lead rapper of the girl group. Born in Pohang, the idol is also an alumnus of Hanlim Multi Art High School. She majored in broadcasting.
Before joining the survival show, Chaeyoung used to be a trainee at JYP Entertainment. She’s a huge fan of HyunA. Standing at the height of 169 cm, she’s the tallest member of Fromis_9. As a part of Idol School, the idol received a total of 65,318 votes and achieved an overall rank of #4. She also got the title of the ‘meme queen’ during her time at the show.
3. Sae Rom
Lee Sae Rom is popular by her stage name Saerom. Being a 97-liner, her birthday is on January 7. As a member of Fromis_9, she serves as the lead dancer, vocalist, rapper, and visual of the girl group. Being the previous team captain, she’s also the leader of Fromis_9. Born in Chuncheon, the idol moved to Suwon during her school time. Graduating from Hanlim Art School’s applied music department, she went on to major in broadcasting at Dongduk Women’s University.
Before joining the survival show Idol School, Saerom was also a contestant on Mnet’s show Dancing9. As a part of Idol School, Saerom received a total of 71, 037 votes and achieved an overall rank of #3. Her dream is to continue music or even become an MC for a music show.
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Song Ha Young is popularly known by her stage name Hayoung. Being a 97-liner, her birthday is on September 29. As a member of Fromis_9, she serves as the lead vocalist and main dancer of the girl group. During her time at the survival show, she served as the girl group’s vice-captain. Graduating from Hanlim Multi Art High School, she’s a Practical Dance major and a junior of Saerom.
She’s also a trained hip-hop dancer. Being on the athlete side, Hayoung has a flexible body and can even do splits. She can even jump backward. Being interested in music from the start, Hayoung aims to work on her music and composing skills in the future. Promising her fans during a V Live, she also vows to try new hairstyles throughout the time. As a part of the Idol School, Hayoung received a total of 71,549 votes and achieved an overall rank of #2.
Roh Ji Sun is popular by her stage name Jisun. Being a 98-liner, her birthday is on November 28. As a member of Fromis_9, Jisun serves as the lead dancer, vocalist, and center of the girl group. Hailing from Seoul, she graduated from Daejin Girls High School. Along with taking the center, Jisun is also the ‘mother’ of the girl group. She loves things with scents and hates skinship. The idol can do both; she can be a princess but has a savage side as well. As a part of Idol School, Jisun received a total of 71,834 votes and achieved an overall rank of #1.