Red Velvet Irene – Member Profile and Facts

Red Velvet Irene Member Profile and Facts

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.

Red Velvet Irene Member Profile and Facts

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.

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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.