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RaNia Members Profile

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Rania
RaNia (라니아; shortened from “Regeneration Idol of Asia“), formerly known as BP Rania (shortened from “Black Pearl Rania“) consisted, in the last part of their career, of 4 members: Hyeme, Seonghyun, Youngheun and Larissa.
The group debuted on 6 April 2011, under DR Music. On June 26, 2020, Hyeme announced via Instagram that the group would rebrand as B.S. (Black Swan) with 2 new members: Fatou and Judy, whilst Seunghyun would leave the group, RaNia officially disbanding.

RaNia Fandom Name: A1ST (A First)
RaNia’s Official Fandom Color: Grapefruit Pink

RaNia Official Accounts: 
Twitter: @DRMUSIC_RANIA
Instagram: @drmusic_official
Facebook :  drmusicrania
Youtube: Rania
Fan Cafe: Daum Cafe

RaNia Members Profile
Youngheun

Yoongheon
Stage Name: Youngheun (영흔)
Birth Name: Go Young Heun (고영흔)
Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer
Birthday: November 20, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Height:
Blood Type:

Youngheun facts:
– Her specialties are dancing and singing.
– She is a former member of Stellar.
– On August 28, 2019, Youngheun was revealed to be a new member of RaNia.
– Her shoe size is 240mm.
– Youngheun is friend of Eunji from Brave Girls.
– She’s currently a member of B.S. (Black Swan).

Hyeme

Stage Name: Hyeme (혜미)
Birth Name: Kim Hye Mi (김혜미)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: December 22, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height: 170 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Sub-Unit: RANIA HEX
Instagram: @hyemeees

Hyeme facts:
– She was born in Gimpo, South Korea.
– She is one of two members (not including Saem) to have been in Rania longer than Alex.
– She’s currently a member of B.S. (Black Swan).
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Seonghyun
Seonghyun
Stage Name: Seonghyun (성현)
Birth Name: Lee Seonghyun (이성현)
Position: Main Dancer, Vocalist
Birthday: October 10, 1996
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height:
Blood Type:
Instagram: @leese0nghyun

Seonghyun facts:
– She is rumored to be a former BigHit Entertainment trainee.
– On August 28, 2019, Seonghyun was revealed to be a new member of RaNia.
– When RaNia disbanded she decided not to join the re-branded group B.S. (Black Swan).
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Larissa
Larissa
Stage Name: Larissa (라리사)
Birth Name: Larissa Ayumi
Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae
Birthday: May 14, 2001
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height:
Blood Type:
Instagram: @doremifasolari01

Larissa facts:
– She is rumored to be Brazilian-Japanese.
– On August 28, 2019, Larissa was revealed to be a new member of RaNia.
– She’s currently a member of B.S. (Black Swan) under the stage name Leia.

Former Members:
Namfon
Rania's new member Namfon
Stage Name: Namfon (남폰)
Birth Name: Korapat Bisechuri (코라팟 비세츠리)
Position: Sub-Vocalist, Maknae
Birthday: June 25, 2001
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 165 cm (5’5″)
Weight: 52 kg (114 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Instagram: @nf_kpvs

Namfon Facts:
– She is from Thailand.
– She is attending university in Thailand.
– She was introduced as a new Rania member on July 23, 2018.
– In January 2020 she left Rania.
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Jieun

Stage Name: Jieun (지은)
Birth Name: Kang Ji Eun (강지은)
Position: Leader, Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist
Birthday: October 17, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 50 kg (110 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Jieun facts:
– She was born in South Korea.
– She’s a former member of LPG (Lovely Pretty Girls).
– She is a former trainer of Aquagro Entertainment.
– She is one of three new members for this new lineup of Rania.
– She was officially introduced on December 24, 2016.
– In August 2019 it was announced her departure from Rania.

Zi.U

Stage Name: Zi.U (지유), (formerly Seulji)
Birth Name: Kim Seul Ji (김슬지)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer
Birthday: February 24, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 161 cm (5’3″)
Weight: 44 kg (97 lbs)

Zi.U facts:
– She was born in Wonju, South Korea.
– She was formerly known as Seulji in Rania but changed her stage name to Zi.U.
– She is one of two members (not including Saem) who has been in Rania longer than Alex.
– In August 2019 it was announced her departure from Rania.

Ttabo

Stage Name: Ttabo (따보)
Birth Name: Fu Ying Nan (付英男)
Korean Name: Boo Young Nam (부영남)
Position: Main Rapper, Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist
Birthday: June 8, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Blood Type: AB

Ttabo facts:
– She was born in China.
– Her real name is unknown for the time being.
– She’s an ex-member of the Cpop girl group MissMass.
– Ttabo is the third new member of Rania to join for the new lineup.
– She was officially introduced on December 26,2016.
– In August 2019 it was announced her departure from Rania.

Yumin

Stage Name: Yumin (유민)
Birth Name: Kim Yoo Min (김유민)
Position: Sub-Vocalist
Birthday: April 22, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Yumin facts:
– She was born in Osan, Gyeonggi, South Korea.
– She is one of three new members for the new lineup for Rania.
– She was officially introduced on December 25, 2016.
– On May 30th 2018, it was announced that Yumin left the group, due to personal reasons.
– Yumin married P-Goon, a former member of Topp Dogg, on August 25, 2018.
– On December 7 2018 she gave birth to a son.
– In February 2019, Yumin revealed that she and P-Goon had separated and she takes care of her son alone.

Alex

Stage Name: Alex (알렉스)
Birth Name: Alexandra Hadas Varley Reid
Position: Leader, Main Rapper
Birthday: March 5, 1989
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 170.2 cm (5’7’’)
Sub-Unit: RANIA HEX

Alex facts:
– She was born in Kansas, USA.
– She can speak English and Korean.
– She’s the current leader of the group.
– She is also reported to be the first African-American to debut in a K-pop girl group.
– Alex left the group in August 2017 after a week of their “Beep Beep Beep” comeback.
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Yina

Stage Name: Yina (이나) (formerly Saem)
Birth Name: Hwang Se Mi (황세미), her legalized name is Hwang Saem
Position: Leader, Lead Dancer, Vocalist
Birthday: May 4, 1987
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 170 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 53 kg (116 lbs)
Blood Type: AB

Hwang Yi Na facts:
– She was born in Gwangju, South Korea.
– She has a younger brother.
– She speaks Korean and Japanese.
– She can play the guitar.
– She was an original member and the first leader of the group, but then promoted as an actress.
– Hwang Saem, better known as Saem, returned to Rania after two years.
– On June 8, 2017, it was announced that Yina has left the group, in order to focus on her acting career.

Yijo

Stage Name: Yijo
Birth Name: Chang Yi Jiao
Position: Vocalist, Dancer
Birthday: June 16, 1987
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Height: 170 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
Blood Type: B

Yijo facts:
– She was born in China.
– She speaks Chinese and Korean.
– She can play the piano.
– Yijo left the group after their debut back in 2011 due to complications with her work visa.

Joy

Stage Name: Joy
Birth Name: Jutamas Wichai
Position: Vocal, Visual, Lead Dancer
Birthday: July 27, 1990
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Height: 166 cm (5’5″)
Weight: 40 kg (88 lbs)
Blood Type: O

Joy facts:
– She was born in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand.
– She has a younger sister.
– She speaks Thai, Japanese, Korean, English.
– Joy left RaNia after the Time to Rock Da Show in November 2011 when a flood happened in her hometown.
– She is currently a member of GAIA.

Jooyi

Stage Name: Jooyi
Birth Name: Yoo Jooyi
Position: Leader, Main Vocalist, Lead Rapper
Birthday: August 20, 1989
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Height: 167 cm (5’6″)
Weight: 48 kg (105 lbs)
Blood Type: B

Jooyi facts:
– She was born in Goyang, South Korea.
– She has an older sister.
– She is a former YG Entertainment trainee.
– Jooyi departed from the group in November 2015.
– In 2016 she debuted as a soloist under the stage name Cosmic Girl.

Sharon

Stage Name: Sharon (샤론)
Birth Name: Park Sharon (박샤론)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: November 29, 1992
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 174 cm (5’9″)
Blood Type: O
Instagram: @s_rony_

Sharon facts:
– She was born in Seoul, South Korea.
– Education: Osaka University of Arts Junior College (Dance Studies)
– She speaks Korean and Japanese.
– She is a model
– Joined RaNia in 2014, left the group in April 2015.

Riko

Stage Name: Riko
Birth Name: Kim Jooyeon
Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist
Nicknames: Tiny Leader
Birthday: March 10, 1989
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 166 cm (5’5″)
Weight: 41 kg (90 lbs)
Blood Type: B

Riko facts:
– She speaks Korean and Japanese.
– Riko left the group when the Style single came out in 2014, to focus on her studies.

Di

Stage Name: Di
Birth Name: Kim Darae
Position: Leader, Vocal, Main Rapper, Main Dancer
Birthday: October 18, 1991
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 171 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
Blood Type: O

Di facts:
– She was born in Seoul, South Korea.
– She has a younger brother.
– She can play the guitar.
– Di, T-ae, and Xia departed from the group in May 26, 2016.
– After leaving RaNia she became a member of Ela8te.

T-ae

Stage Name: T-ae
Birth Name: Lee Seulmi, her legalized name is Lee Taeeun
Position: Lead Vocalist, Main Dancer
Birthday: September 24, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 171 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
Blood Type: A

T-ae facts:
– She was born in Suwon, South Korea.
– She has a younger brother.
– She can play the electric guitar.
– T-ae, Di and Xia departed from the group in May 26, 2016.
– After leaving RaNia she became a member of Ela8te.

Xia

Stage Name: Xia
Birth Name: Jang Jinyoung
Position: Lead Vocal, Lead Dancer, Maknae
Birthday: November 15, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Height: 171 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 48 kg (105 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Xia facts:
– She was born in Busan, South Korea.
– She doesn’t have any siblings.
– Her nicknames are JinJin and Jang Xia.
– Xia, T-ae and Di departed from the group in May 26, 2016.
– After leaving RaNia she became a member of Ela8te.

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