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YG Trainees Profile and Facts

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YG Trainees are the trainees under YG Entertainment that have yet to debut in a group. Trainees were introduced through Youth With You, Idol School, YG Treasure Box, K-Pop Star 4, and K-Pop Star 6.

YG Trainees Profile:
Jane

Stage Name:
Jane(제인)
Birth Name: Wang Siyu (王思予)
Korean Name: Wang Sayeo (왕사여)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: August 16th, 1999
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Height: 165 cm (5’5″)
Weight: 48 kg (105 lbs)
Blood Type:
Nationality: Chinese

Jane Facts:
– She is currently participating in the Chinese survival show ‘Youth With You’.
– She is going by the name ‘Jane Wang’ on the show.
– Her leg length is 93.
– Her eyelash length is 0.8.
– Her arm span is 161.
– Her hand length is 18
– She is under Shinning Star Culture in China.
– On ‘Youth With You’, she is in Group 4.
– On the first episode of ‘Youth With You’, she ranked #65.
– On ‘Youth With You’, the judges gave her a ‘B’.
– The staff of YG Entertainment called her a ‘Power Vocal’.
– She is a member of YG’s new girl group Baby Monsters.

Vicky

Stage Name:
Vicky (비키)
Birth Name: Wei Chen (魏辰)
Korean Name: Wi Shin (위신)
Position: Rapper, Dancer
Birthday: June 5th, 2000
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Height: 162 cm (5’5″)
Weight: 47 kg (103 lbs)
Blood Type:
Nationality: Chinese

Vicky Facts:
– She is participating in the Chinese survival show ‘Youth With You’.
– She is going by the name ‘Vicky Wei’ on the show.
– Her leg length is 92.
– Her eyelash length is 0.9.
– Her arm span is 163.
– Her hand length is 17.
– She is under Shinning Star Culture in China.
– On ‘Youth With You’, she is in Group 4.
– On the first episode of ‘Youth With You’, she ranked #53.
– On ‘Youth With You’, the judges gave her a ‘B’.
– She is a member of YG’s new girl group Baby Monsters.

Seojin

Stage Name:
Seojin (서진)
Birth Name: Kang Seo Jin (강서진)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: September 25th, 2000
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean

Seojin Facts:
– She was on K-Pop Star 4.
– She is a former SM Entertainment trainee.
– In 2019 Seojin had a cameo in Kwon Hyunbin’s “Begin” series.
– Many have compared her vocal tone to the likes of 2NE1’s Park Bom.

Subin

Stage Name:
Subin (수빈)
Birth Name: Ahn Su Bin (안수빈)
Position: Dancer
Birthday: November 20th, 2003
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean

Subin Facts:
– She joined YG Entertainment in May of 2018.
– Before joining the company, she was a model for SKOOLOOKS and even modeled for the Produce 48 uniforms.
– She also was a student at a dancing academy called DEF DANCE SKOOL.

Bahiye

Stage Name: Bahiye (바히예)
Birth Name: Bahiye Huening (바히예 휴닝)
Position:
Birthday: July 27th, 2004
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean-American

Bahiye Facts:
– She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
– She joined YG Entertainment in 2020.
– She is the younger sister of VIVA‘s Lea and TXT‘s Huening Kai.
– She is half Korean (mother) and half German (father).
– Her parents are divorced and her father re-married to someone named Anne Caroline in 2016.
– She can speak Korean fluently.

Yeongue

Stage Name:
Yeongue (연규)
Birth Name: Kim Yeon Gue (김연규)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: May 3rd, 2004
Zodiac Sign:
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type: O
Nationality: Korean

Yeongue Facts:
– He used to be part of Daejeon Dance Vocal Academy.
– People call him “Harry Potter” because he wears round glasses sometimes.
– He thinks his charm point is his eyes when he smiles.
– His nickname is Yeonging, which is his name Yeongue and the word for ‘baby’ in Korean together.
– He said 3 expressions that could describe him are: Kim Tae Oh, smiling eyes, and Harry Potter
– His role model is BIGBANG and his favorite member is Taeyang.
– He was a contestant on YG Treasure Box but was eliminated in ep. 9.

Inhong

Stage Name: Inhong (인홍)
Birth Name: Lee In Hong (이인홍)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: November 12th, 2004
Zodiac: Scorpio
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type: A
Nationality: Korean

Inhong Facts:
– He was a contestant on YG Treasure Box but was eliminated from the show in ep. 8.
– His favorite movie is Star Wars (YG TREASURE – TIME ATTACK!).
– Aside from Mashiho, Inhong also got the most votes as Face Genius by other trainees based on YG보석함SURVEY CAM.

Eunkyul

Stage Name:
Eunkyul (은결)
Birth Name: Kim Eun Kyul (김은결)
Position:
Birthday: January 10th, 2005
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean

Eunkyul Facts:
– Before joining YG she was a contestant on the MNET survival show “Idol School” back in 2017.
– While on the show, many watchers compared her visuals to that of Weki Meki’s Doyeon.
– Eunkyul has also remarked that she is a big fan of Apink.
– In 2018 Eunkyul officially joined YG.

Hayeon

Stage Name:
Hayeon (하연)
Birth Name: Jung Ha Yeon (정하연)
Position:
Birthday: ~ 2005
Zodiac:
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean

Hayeon Facts:
– Hayeon has studied at an International School in China.
– She can speak English, Korean, and Cantonese.
-Before joining YG, Hayeon was part of a project girl group called “Little Cheer Girls” but left and joined YG.

Hanbyul


Stage Name: Hanbyul (한별)
Birth Name: Han Byul (한별)
Possible Position: Lead Dancer, Vocalist, Rapper
Birthday: November 18th, 2006
Zodiac Sign:
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality:

Hanbyul Facts:
– She joined YG Entertainment in 2017.
– She appeared as a contestant on K-Pop Star 6.
– She is half Swedish and half Korean.
– Her Swedish name is Katties.

Chaeeun

Stage Name:
Chaeeun (채은)
Birth Name: Yang Chae Eun (양채은)
Position:
Birthday: ~ 2006
Zodiac Sign:
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean

Chaeeun Facts:
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Seoyoung

Stage Name:
Seoyoung (서영)
Birth Name: Byun Seo Young (변서영)
Position:
Birthday: ~ 2007
Zodiac Sign:
Height:
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean

Seoyoung Facts:
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Ella

Stage Name:
Ella (엘라)
Birth Name: Ella McKenzie Gross (엘라 맥켄지 그로스)
Position:
Birthday: December 1st, 2008
Zodiac Sign: Sagitarrius
Height: 147 cm (4’8″)
Weight:
Blood Type:
Nationality: American

Ella Facts:
– She began appearing in the TV series Heathers as young Betty, in 2018.
– Her mom runs her Instagram.
– She is known as the most gorgeous Korean-American child.
– She received a lot of bashing for becoming a YG trainee at such a young age.
– She is half Korean (mom) and half German (dad).
– She has a younger brother named Roman.
– She does modern dance and ballet.
– She is currently learning to play the guitar.
– Her Korean name is Nabi which means ‘butterfly’ in Korean.
– Fans say she looks like BLACKPINK‘s Jennie.
– She is a fan of BLACKPINK.
– She is under YG Entertainment’s subsidiary label ‘The Black Label’.
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NOTE: If I am missing any trainees or one of these trainees have left YG, please let me know!

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