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AOA Members Profile and What You Need to Know about Your Favorite Angel

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AOA Members Profile, Facts and More – Choa, Jimin, Yuna, Yookyung, Hyejung, Min-a, Sulhyun, Chanmi

AOA, which means Ace of Angels, is the name of a South Korean all-girl group formed by FNC Entertainment. AOA has come a long way since their debut in 2012, and as fans, we were all here to see their developments.

Let’s do a little bit about the girls’ history. So, AOA debuted in 2012 with their single entitled Elvis from the album Angels’ Story. Within the same year, they released another album called Wanna Be. In 2013, AOA released Moya as a sub-unit and another album called Red Motion. As you can see, AOA was rapidly gaining success.

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The years 2014 to 2016 saw the release of four EPs called Short Hair and Like a Cat as well as Heart Attack and Good Luck. Just this year, AOA released their South Korean studio album which is called Angel’s Knock.

If you’re a fan like us, then you would want to find out more about your favorite girl group. This article will give you all you need to know about AOA members profile, as well as fun facts that you can share with your K-Pop friends.

AOA Members Profile and Facts

Choa Profile

Stage Name: Choa
Real Name: Park Cho Ah
Role: guitarist, main vocalist
Birthdate: March 6, 1990
Zodiac: Pisces
Height: 160 cm
Blood Type: O
Skills and Hobbies: playing the guitar, singing, cooking, listening to music, dancing

Choa Facts:

– Choa wanted to go to a music college but instead her parents told her to go to Inha Technical College
– Ever since she was a child, she already wanted to be a singer
– She had failed many auditions in the past but did not give up
– She likes to search blogs
– Choa is a foodie and is often seen eating
– She is considered as the mother of AOA
– She does the laundry and cooks for her members
– Choa is very talented with musical instruments; she can play the piano, drums, and guitar
– She aspires to be like Rachel Yamagata
– Choa is good at Japanese
– She is the oldest member of AOA
– She started training a little late
– Choa is known for her diligence and faith
– White is her favorite color
– She has many white colored clothes
– Choa stretches every night before going to sleep
– Choa likes eggs except for the yolk

Jimin Profile

Stage Name: Jimin
Real Name: Shin Ji Min
Role: leader, main rapper, guitarist
Birthdate: January 8, 1991
Zodiac: Capricorn
Height: 160 cm
Blood Type: AB
Skills and Hobbies: playing the guitar, rapping, writing raps, collecting pictures of puppies

Jimin Facts:

– She is the leader of AOA
– Jimin was sent to China in junior high school to learn Chinese
– She went to music lessons instead of Chinese lessons without her parents knowing before
– She can play the guitar, piano, and harmonica
Jimin underwent surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome a few years ago
– When she is asleep, Jimin even raps sometimes
– She named her guitar Mimi, which was a gift from her mother
– Jimin was already interested in music starting from a young age
– Her favorite food is hamburger
– Jimin doesn’t like sports
– She has the most number of female fans among the group
– She is a prankster and likes playing pranks on the other members
– Jimin has a habit of nail-biting
– Jimin’s role model is Lee Hyori
– Jimin always has her MP3 player with her
– She has an allergy to cucumbers

Yuna Profile

Stage Name: Yuna
Real Name: Suh Yoo Na
Role: lead vocalist, keyboardist
Birthdate: December 30, 1992
Zodiac: Capricorn
Height: 163 cm
Blood Type: O
Skills and Hobbies: playing the piano, singing, listening to music

Yuna Facts:

– She is from Busan, South Korea
– She went to Seoul to practice singing and go to auditions after her parents agreed
– Yuna likes to eat
– She shares a room with Chanmi
– She learned to play the piano when she was just 7 years old
– Yuna is known for her perfect body
– She is the glamorous angel
– Yuna is considered to have the most feminine beauty among the group
– She drinks tomato juice instead of coffee at coffee shops
– She likes to sleep with stuffed animals
– She is called ‘lion’ by her fans
– Yuna doesn’t like to exercise

Yookyung Profile

Stage Name: Yookyung
Real Name: Suh Yoo Kyung
Role: drummer
Birthdate: March 15, 1993
Zodiac: Pisces
Height: 164 cm
Blood Type: O
Skills and Hobbies: playing the drums, listening to music

Yookyung Facts:

– Yookyung is the half-angel, half-human member of the group because she is only part of the AOA Black sub-unit
– She is a drummer
– Her favorite genres of music are death metal and rock
– She started playing the drums in junior high school
– She dropped out of high school to play drums for Sponge Band
– She goes to university to study music
– Yookyung does not often appear with AOA on TV
– She says she is torn between the music of AOA and death metal

Hyejung Profile

Stage Name: Hyejung
Real Name: Shin Hye Jung
Role: vocalist, lead dancer
Birthdate: August 10, 1993
Zodiac: Leo
Height: 172 cm
Blood Type: A
Skills and Hobbies: singing, dancing, nail art, cheerleading

Hyejung Facts:

– Hyejung is the tallest member of AOA
– She is known for her long and pretty legs
– Her mother wanted her to be in the entertainment industry
– Her mother once entered her in a supermodel contest but was eliminated due to lack of preparation
– Hyejung likes to eat meat especially beef
– Hyejung gets nervous easiliy
– She often bites her tongue, shakes her legs, and bites her nails whenever she is nervous
– Red is her favorite color
– Hyejung wants to be a runway model someday
– She debuted in the drama A Gentleman’s Dignity before their AOA debut
– She was a promotional model in high school
– She likes to wear hoodies and shorts
– She likes stretching and yoga
– Hyejung is an only child
– She also appeared in Cheongdam-dong Alice
– She is good at taking selfies
– Other members think she has a good body and sexy image
– Pink is her favorite color

Min-a Profile

Stage Name: Min-a
Real Name: Kwon Min-a
Role: lead rapper, vocalist, bassist
Birthdate: September 21, 1993
Zodiac: Virgo
Height: 160 cm
Blood Type: AB
Skills and Hobbies: playing the bass, singing, rapping, listening to music

Mina Facts:

– She is from Busan, South Korea
– She was inspired by Lee Junghyun’s performance on TV to become a singer
– She is known for her slender waist which was measured to be a little under 18 inches
– Mina was a model for an online shop before they debuted
– She is a Shinhwa fan [Check out Shinhwa Members Profile] – Mina has a sweet tooth; she prefers sweets and desserts over an actual meal-
– Her idol is Lee Junghyun
– She likes to watch Japanese dramas
– She can speak Japanese well
– She is clumsy
– Hyejung likes math and music
– She appeared in Adolescent Medley with Kwak Dongyeon
– She is in charge of the laundry at their dorm
– She likes Mr. Children, a Japanese band
– She was an ulzzang
– She auditioned for FNC Entertainment in 2010

Sulhyun Profile

Stage Name: Sulhyun
Real Name: Kim Sul Hyun
Role: vocalist, lead dancer, center
Birthdate: January 3, 1995
Zodiac: Pisces
Height: 167 cm
Blood Type: A
Skills and Hobbies: playing the piano, singing, dancing, watching movies

Sulhyun Facts:

– She is often at the center of the group when watching pictures
– She is known for her innocent and kind personality
– Sulhyun was in a band circle at school
– She has been playing the piano ever since she was a kid
– She played the piano because of her mother
– She won the Smart Uniform Model Contest where she met an FNC Entertainment manager
– Sulhyun graduated from an arts high school
– She had braces before they debuted
– She appeared in FTIsland’s music video for the song Severely
– She was a promo model in high school for a teacher
– Sulhyun likes to eat especially ramen
– She likes to tease the other members
– Sulhyun likes to collect things like tumblers and stickers
– She likes to drink milk and coffee
– Sulhyun drink smilk every morning
– Sulhyun is considered the laziest member of the group
– She cannot sleep with her blanket that she has kept since she was a child
– She likes sports

Chanmi Profile

Stage Name: Chanmi
Real Name: Kim Chan Mi
Role: rapper, vocalist, main dancer, maknae
Birthdate: June 19, 1996
Zodiac: June 19, 1996
Height: 167 cm
Blood Type: AB
Skills and Hobbies: rapping, dancing, singing, making accessories, crafting, nail art

Chanmi Facts:

– She is the youngest member of the group
– She is from Daegu, Gumi
– Chanmi is a cat person
– She also likes reading comics
– She often goes to a comic café
– Chami keeps a diary and writes in it everyday
– She was entered in a dancing school by her mother
– Chanmi has a lot of stuff on her bed
– She is considered the smartest member of the group
– She likes to play games
– Black is her favorite color
– Chanmi is the strongest member of the group
– Her hobbies include making accessories and doing nail art
– BoA is her role model


In this AOA member profile, we surely learned a lot about our favorite angels. Did you get to choose your bias yet? We hope this article helped you in doing so. If you have any additional information or fun facts that you want to add to this list, please do leave them in the comments below.

What are you waiting for? Share this with your AOA friends as well. It would also help a lot if you answer this poll for us below:

Who is your favorite AOA member?

– Choa
– Jimin
– Yuna
– Yukyung
– Chami
– Hyejeong
– Seolhyun
– Mina

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