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After School Members Profile – The Best Profile Info You Will Ever Read

After School Members

After School Members Profile and Facts. Current Members – Raina, Nana, Lizzy, E-Young & Kaeun and Former After School Members – UEE, Jungah, Jooyeon, Yoo Soo Young and Bekah

Let us introduce you to one of the best-selling and most influential Korean pop girl groups of this generation. If you’re not familiar with the name After School, then what have you been doing all your life? Regardless whether you are a new fan or an old one, this After School Members Profile can let you know more about your bias and more.

Starting off with a bit of After School’s background, this Korean pop girl group was constructed by Pledis Entertainment in 2009. This year birthed a lot of the most popular Korean pop groups that we know today, but After School kept up with the competition with their debut single ‘AH!’

After School Profile

More songs like ‘Diva’, ‘Because of You’, ‘Bang!’, ‘Shampoo’, ‘Flashback’, and many more followed after AfterShool’s debut. They also made a name for themselves in Japan. With their skyrocket to success, After School is now recognized as one of the most popular girl groups in the Korean pop scene.

Needless to say, many fans both in Korea and abroad admire these girls for their beauty and talent. So, can we find out more about the members and their personalities with this After School Members Profile? Read on to find out!

After School Members Profile and Interesting Facts

Raina Profile

Stage Name: Raina
Real Name: OhHye Rin
Role: Main vocalist
Birthdate: May 7, 1989
Zodiac: Taurus
Blood Type: B
Height: 166 cm or 5’5″
Skills: singing, dancing, playing the piano
Twitter: @raina57
Instagram: @raina_57

Raina Facts:

– Raina’s hometown is Ulsan, South Korea
– She can play the piano
– She can play the piano while singing
– Raina graduated from Howon University
– She is part of the sub-group called Orange Caramel with Nana and Lizzy
– Raina has one older brother
– She likes guys that are unique
– Her fans are called Reindears
– One of her nicknames is ‘Hamster’
– Her hobbies include watching movies and dramas
– She knows how to speak Korean and Japanese
– She is also part of the sub-unit A.S. Blue
– She had auditioned for Mnet’s ‘Superstar K’
– Before, she worked as a barista for famous coffee shop chain The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
– She had trained for JYP Entertainment before transferring to Pledis Entertainment
– She was a student at SM Academy
– Today, she is recognized as one of the best singers in the Korean pop scene
– She was added to After School during their promotion of ‘Because of You’ along with fellow member Nana
– Raina debuted with After School in 2010
– In February 2012, she released her debut solo single called ‘My Shining Girl’
– She made a duet with San E called ‘A Midsummer Night’s Sweetness’ in 2014
– Their duet made it to the top charts
– She released another solo single in 2014, ‘Reset’
– She is a close friend of Jokwon from 2AM
– She was a guest on the show ‘Immortal Song 2’
– She wrote lyrics for ‘Still…’ and ‘Standing in this Place’, songs for Orange Caramel
– In 2015, San E and Raina again released a duet called ‘Sugar and Me’
– She was featured on the song called ‘Allday Allnight’

Nana Profile

Stage Name: Nana
Real Name: ImJin Ah
Role: Lead dancer, sub-vocalist, rapper, visual & face of the group
Birthdate: September 14, 1991
Zodiac: Virgo
Blood Type: A
Height: 171 cm or 5’7″
Skills: singing, dancing, rapping, make-up, acting
Twitter: @jin_a_nana
Instagram: @l_nanaaaa

Nana Facts:

– Nana is an only child
– She debuted with After School in 2010 with fellow member Raina
– Before, Nana was a professional make-up artist
– She is considered as the most beautiful member of the group
– Nana is the visual and the face of the group
– She is also an actress, having appeared in the Korean drama ‘The Good Wife’ which aired in 2016
– Her nicknames are Camel, Jinjin, and Desert Fox
– Nana was born in Cheongju, South Korea
– She is part of the sub-units Orange Caramel and A.S. Red
– She was casted for the reality TV series ‘Roommate’ and ‘Roommate 2’
– She attended Cheongju Ochang High School and Seoul Institute for the Arts
– She was part of the Asia Pacific Supermodel Contest 2009
– She appeared on the MVs of ‘Like a Fool’ by Honey Dew and ‘White Tears’ by Eru
– Nana trained under Pledis Entertainment for one year
– Her stage name was created by her manager
– She likes to take selfies
– She also likes to play pranks
– Her dream is to become the CEO of a beauty shop
– She likes kids
– She doesn’t like bad boys but she does like modern guys who look good in all sorts of styles
– She allegedly grew 20cm in one year due to drinking banana milk
– She is a fan of Sailor Moon and its main character
– Mir had her photo as her background; Nana was touched by his interest
Key from SHINee said that Nana was closest to his ideal type
– She says she doesn’t have any experience in love
– She likes all genres of music
– Nana and Raina said that they liked to watch ‘Secret Garden’ in their free time
– Nana was said to be the talkative person in their dorm
– She likes wearing make-up
– She owns a dog named Happy
– Her religion is Christianism
– She feels that she has a phobia of variety shows
– Banana is her favorite fruit
– She is worried about her skin
– She always walks like she’s on a runway even when she’s tired
– A lot of male idols have a crush on Nana
– She is jealous of Sulli’s clear skin
– She said that her rival is Hyuna from 4Minute
– She said that her ideal man is Seungho from MBLAQ
– She admires Nichkhun from 2PM
– Also read – After School Member Nana Plastic Surgery Before and After

Lizzy Profile

Stage Name: Lizzy
Real Name: Park Soo Young
Role: Main rapper, vocalist
Birthdate: July 31, 1992
Blood Type: A
Height: 168 cm or 5’6″
Skills: singing, dancing, rapping, acting, playing the piano
Twitter: @p_Lizzy
Instagram: @luvlylyzzy

Lizzy Facts:

– Her birthplace is in Busan, South Korea
– She is member of the After School sub-unit Orange Caramel
– She appeared in Teen Top’s ‘Clap’ MV
– She attended Kyunghee University for major in composition
– She debuted with After School during the group’s promotion of ‘Bang’ in 2010
Lizzy is an actress; she has acted in ‘All My Love for You’, ‘The Sons’, ‘Demon Ward’, and ‘Angry Mom’
– She is also part of the sub-unit A.S. Blue
– She can play the piano
– Lizzy has a 4D personality
– She is also an only child like Nana
– Her hobbies include playing games, listening to music, and making arts and crafts
– She was a fixed cast member for ‘Running Man’, a variety show on SBS
– She became the face of ‘Kiss Me’, a make-up brand
– She performed an acrobatic dance with Lee Joon from MBLAQ on MBC Lunar New Year Special
– Her ideal type is a person that can make her smile when they are together
– She went to Kyunggi Girls High School
– She first appeared on SBS Inikgayo for the song ‘How to Leave the Rapper’ with rapper Defcon
– She was a back-up dancer for Son Dam Bi in 2009
– She was the maknae of the group until E-Young joined After School in 2011
– Her digital singles include ‘Cupcake Project’ and ‘Swiunyeoja Anieyo’
– She made her debut as a solo singer with the song ‘Not an Easy Girl’
– Her nicknames include Park Beagle, Park Ddoo-ung, and Leagle which means Lizzy Beagle
– She is the self-proclaimed visual
– She also has other solo songs such as ‘Clara’s Dream (Lipstick)’ and ‘Sour Grapes (Orange Caramel)’
– She says that she takes a shower together with Nana
– She used to train for JYP Entertainment
– She made her debut on the big screen in 2014 with ‘Today’s Love’
– Lizzy has a collaboration with Park Myungsoo with the song ‘Goodbye PMS’ which was released in 2015
– She was part of the one-time sub-unit called Mystic White along with Gayoon from 4Minute, Sunhwa from SECRET, Jiyoung from KARA, and Bora from SISTAR for the SBS Gayo Daejun in 2012

E-Young Profile

Stage Name: E-Young
Real Name: Noh Lee Young
Role: Lead vocalist
Birthdate: August 16, 1992
Blood Type: A
Height: 168 cm or 5’6″
Skills: singing, dancing, playing instruments such as piano, guitar, cello, bass, and drums
Twitter: @Eyoung0816
Instagram: @yiyoung_noh

E-Young Facts:

– She made her debut with After School with the Japanese release of ‘Make It Happen’ in 2011
– She won the gold medal for the 2007 Gangwon Province Teen Song Festival
– She also won the grand prize for 2008 Dong Song Festival
– She is known for her doll image
– E-Young was born in Chuncheon, South Korea
– She has a brother named Taejin
– She attended Kyunghee University majoring in post-modern music
– She also attended Chuncheon Agricultural High School and K-Note Music Academy
– E-Young is good at playing a lot of instruments like the guitar, cello, piano, bass, and the drums among others
– Her hobbies include listening to music and baking cookies
– She is part of the sub-unit A.S. Blue
– E-Young was first revealed during the group’s performance of ‘Bang!’ during SBS Gayo Daejun in 2010
– She was the one who composed the piano line for the songs ‘Time’s Up’ and ‘First Love’
– She can also play the harp, clarinet, flute, trumpet, and violin
– E-Young has won over 30 awards for her talent in dancing, singing, and music
– After their work is done, E-Young usually plays an instrument while the others watch TV
– Her nicknames include Lili, Queen Instrumentalist, and Entertainer

Kaeun Profile

Stage Name: Kaeun
Real Name: Lee Ka Eun
Role: Lead dancer, vocalist, maknae
Birthdate: August 20, 1994
Blood Type: AB
Height: 168 cm or 5’6″
Skills: singing, dancing, playing the flute, speaking Japanese, acting, DJ-ing

Kaeun Facts:

– Kaeun was added to After School in 2012
– She made her first appearance with the group during their first Japanese concert
– She was added during the release of ‘Flashback’, the group’s 5th single
– She is fluent in Japanese because she spent her junior high school years in Japan
– Kaeun was said to have the most powerful vocals among the trainees in Pledis
– She can rap in case Nana is absent
– When she cannot sleep, Kaeun listens to Eric Benet’s ‘Still With You’
– She can imitate the voice of the character Pikachu from Pokemon
– She was born in Seoul, South Korea
– Kaeun is also an only child
– She can play the flute
– She is good at wresting and even won a Women’s Wrestling Competition on KBS Dream Team
– Recently, Kaeun was casted to act for the drama ‘IdolMaster Kr’
– In the 2012 Hallyu Dream Concert, she performed ‘Not Over You’ with NU’EST
– During After Schoo’s hiatus, Kaeun was actively DJ-ing
– Her Japanese skills are a benefit to the group during their promotion in Japan


So far, we have said goodbye to the ‘graduates’ of After School, which are UEE, Jungah, Jooyeon, Yoo Soo Young, and Bekah. Now, we must embrace the new members of After School with all our might because we are Play Girlz and Play Boyz.

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But before you go, take the time to answer this poll:

Who is your all-time favorite After School Member?

– Raina
– Nana
– Lizzy
– E-Young
– Kaeun
– Jungah
– Jooyeon
– Yoo Soo Young
– Bekah

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