5 idols of the Kpop group have the most successful solo activities in 2018
Sunmi (Wonder Girls): Sunmi first debuted as a member of Wonder Girls in 2007, and started her career as a solo artist in 2013 with the song 24 Hours. After that, the female singer made a big hit in 2017 with Gashina. By 2018, she had continued to succeed with songs like Herorein and Siren.
Lay (EXO): After his first debut with EXO in 2012, Lay showed his ability and charisma when he achieved many impressive achievements as a solo artist. EXO’s Chinese member released his third solo album Namanana in September/2018, including 22 songs. In addition, 11 songs are written in Chinese and 11 English versions respectively.
Mino (Winner): Song Mino released his first solo album entitled XX in November 2018. Winner member shows a completely new aspect of himself when directly producing all the songs. The title song Fiancé then also topped the domestic prestigious charts and brought back the victories in major Korean music programs as soon as it was released.
Chungha (I.O.I): Chungha is known as one of the 11 best Produce contestants of the 101st season with a comprehensive ability, especially the number 1 dancing ability in the program. The singer debuted as a member of the girl group IOI project. After the contract ended, Chungha acted as a solo artist in 2017.
In 2018, Chungha achieved outstanding achievements such as winning Female Artist and Music Star at the 2nd Soribada Best K-Music Awards and New Artist Award at Seoul Music Awards. Besides, she is also successful with Roller Coaster and Love U products, received Digital Bonsang, Best Solo Dance Track and Best Dance Performance – Solo at the Golden Disc Awards, Korea Popular Music Awards and Mnet Asian Music Awards. These are all the most prestigious music events of Korea.
Jennie (Black Pink): After debuting with Black Pink in 2016, Jennie became the first member of the group to debut solo in 2018. She released a SOLO hit in November. Only in the first hour after released, SOLO rose to the top of 4 out of 5 prestigious music charts in Korea: Melon, Genie, Bugs, Mnet and Olleh Music.