Yuna (유나) is a member of the kpop girl group ITZY under JYP Entertainment. She debuted on February 11, 2019.
ITZY Yuna Profile
- ITZY Yuna Real Name: Shin Yu Na
- Stage name: Yuna (유나)
- ITZY Yuna age: 17
- ITZYYuna Birthday: December 9th, 2003
- ITZY Yuna Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- ITZY Yuna Height: 170 cm (5’7’’)
- ITZY Yuna Weight: 94 lbs (43 kg)
- ITZY Yuna Position: Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Visual, Maknae
- ITZY Blood Type: A
ITZY Yuna Fun Facts
- Her family consist of her parents and her older sister.
- She was born in Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.
- She Attended Hanlim Multi Art School, the Department of Practical Dance.
- Her favorite color is pink.
- Her English name is Hussey Shin.
- She used to play football for 4 years from age 11 to 15 years old.
- She used to wear braces.
- She has a cat name Sarang.
- She likes to eat a lot.
- She does not like tofu.
- Her favorite hobbies are walking, shopping, and going out to eat in restaurants.
- Her favorite scents are lavender and rosemary.
- Yuna’s favorite food is pizza. Her favorites toppings are Hawaiian, sweet potatoes, and pepperoni.
- She love makeup and experimenting with it.
- She is the energizer of the group because she is an extrovert.
- She has many nicknames: Shin Nayu, Queen Yuna, Yunabongs, God Yuna, Hussey, Energizer, Human Vitamin, Ariel, Maknaengi, Barbie, etc.
- As a child, she dreamed of becoming a news anchor or a comedian.
- She was casted to join JYPE during the KBS Song Festival in 2015
- She was a trainee for over 3 years before making her debut.
- Yuna is Lia’s roommate in the dorm.
- She ranked at number 68th on TC Candler’s 100 Most Beautiful Faces 2019.
ITZY Yuna Predebut
As ITZY started to gain more and more popularity, netizens became more interested in the all the members background. After, digging into their past, they found pictures of Yuna when she was still in school and a member of her school’s football team. Her pictures instantly became the topic in many online communities. Yuna gained a lot of attention for her beauty and her athleticism.
This is not the first time that the idol has been the trending topic of online communities because of her beauty. Every time new pictures of Yuna predebut are revealed, netizens cannot help but comment on how she has been beautiful all her life.
Yuna discussed how she was casted in an episode of Lee Joon’s Young Street. She explained that she was scouted by JYP staff member when she was at a 2015 year end KBS festival. This was her first concert. She attended the event with her older sister. She was waiting on the road when a woman approached her and gave her a business card and told Yuna to call her.
For the JYP audition, she sang Ailee’s song Evening Sky and Aegukga. She must have done a great job because she was offered a trainee position. She trained for over 3 years before making her debut.
Yuna showed proof that she could be more than a singer and she showed off some of her acting skills when she was cast in BTS’s Love Yourself Hightlight Reel. She was paired with another phenomenal malknae, JungKook.
Yuna, including all the other ITZY members except for Lia, also appeared as a project group in the reality show Stray Kids.
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