Below is the profile and facts of Red Velvet’s Irene.
Irene is the leader of Red Velvet. She is also a main rapper and main dancer of the group.
She’s the oldest member, with the age gap being 8 years between her and the maknae of the group.
She is known for her head-turning beauty and her intimidating, yet charismatic appearance.
Biography – Member Profile and Facts:
- Stage Name:Irene
- Real Name:Bae Joo-hyun
- Nickname: Hyun-ah (It’s what her mother calls her), and Baechu.
- Position:Leader, main rapper, main dancer
- Born:March 29th, 1991
- Hometown: Daegu, South Korea
- AstrologicalZodiac Sign: Aries
- Chinese Zodiac Sign: Goat
- Family: Mother, Father, and a younger sibling.
- Height:161cm or 5 feet 3 inches
- Weight:44kg or 97lbs
- Blood Type:A
- Habits: Holding hands and linking arms.
- Personality: Shy
- Favorite Foods: Anything except for chicken. She says that eating chicken makes her feel ill.
- Favorite Hobbies: Dancing, cooking seaweed soup.
- Favorite Color:Pink and purple.
- Favorite Movie:The Notebook
- Favorite Music:Quiet and comfortable music. She also likes ballads and rock.
- Favorite Numbers:43, because it means “I Love You” in Korean.
- Favorite Types of Clothes: Something clean and simple. Like pants and a t-shirt.
- Favorite Motto: “Concentrate on lifting up the mood, like the lyrics in our song “Happiness”. Or “Focus on things that bring my mood up.”
- Ideal Type: Someone who is a warm.
- Role Models: BoA
- Celebrities they’re close with: f(x)’s Amber.
Red Velvet Irene’s Fun Facts:
- She collects notes, diaries, and purple things.
- She likes to create mind maps to create an illustration of her thoughts and things she has learned. It’s her way of coping with stress.
- She loves good fragrances.
- If she could pick her roommate, she would pick Wendy. Wendy is very clean person.
- She was part of the SM Rookie’s pre-debut team.
- Before debuting, she starred in SHINee’s “Why So Serious” music video.
- She starred in Henry’s “143” music video.
- She starred in Kyuhyun’s “Gwanghwamun” music video.
- She has been with SM Entertainment since 2009.
- She wants to be a leader who can communicate a lot and listen to her members.
- As an SM Rookie, she was part of the “Be Natural” and “My Girlfriend Irene” videos.
- She had pictorials in SM’s “The Celebrity” magazine and “OhBoy!” magazine.
- People call her the 2nd
- In Daegu, she was famous for being an Ulzzang (pretty face).
- She has a “Satoori” accent.
- She is a very flexible person.
- She is insecure, so she needs a lot of reassurance and compliments.
- On May 1st, 2015, she became an MC for Music Bank.
- She was a trainee at the same time as f(x). She became very good friends with Amber.
- She wanted to become a celebrity because she liked singing and dancing. She loved the feeling she got when she stood up on stage at talent shows.
- As a trainee, everyone thought she was scary. She didn’t speak much and she had a strong Daegu dialect.
- She is the shortest of the Red Velvet members.
- People mistake her for the youngest member.
- She seems shy and serious on-stage, but the members say she is very playful and child-like off-stage.
- She excels at modern dance.
- She likes going to Ttukseom Island at Hangang River to meditate.
- She also likes visiting folk museums.
- She’s very kept to herself. She doesn’t like sharing her problems.