Biography of Jennie
Jennie Kim, also known commonly known as Jennie is a Korean female singer and rapper. Jennie was born on 16 January , 1996. She is a member of the girl group, Blackpink, founded and managed by YG Entertainment. She grew up in New Zealand.
Childhood & Early Life
Jennie was born in Anyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea. She moved to New Zealand to live at age 10 and attended Waikowhai Elementary School as an exchange student. In August 2010, she became a trainee of YG Entertainment. Jennie participated in an audition held by YG Entertainment that same year and performed Rihanna’s “Take A Bow”. In August 2010, she became a trainee of YG . Jennie initially auditioned as a vocalist, but the company thought she should be a rapper instead since she was the only trainee capable of speaking English, and most of the songs she covered included raps. She attended Cheongdam Middle School and Chungdam High School during her trainee days.
In 2016, she became the main rapper and lead vocalist of the girl group, Blackpink, which debuted on August 8, 2016. The group has released two Korean extended plays, Square Up and Kill This Love, along with a Japanese studio album, Blackpink in Your Area, and extended play Blackpink. In Mid October 2018, an announcement of Jennie’s official solo debut was made.. “Solo” became the most viewed music video by a female K-pop solo artist of all time and in the first 24 hours of release.
Furthermore Kim became the first and only female South Korean solo artist to surpass 300 million YouTube views within six months. Later Kim received her first-ever music show win as a solo artist on SBS’ Inkigayo on November 25. Solo” claimed the number one spot on the Digital and Streaming charts on Gaon Chart for two consecutive week. In April 2019, she became the first Korean solo artist to perform at Coachella. Her performance was listed under “The 10 Best Things We Saw at Coachella 2019”, with Billboard describing it as “mind-blowing” and “stunning” for fans and casual passersby.
Awards & Achievement
As one of the band’s singer and dancer , Jennie has been the recipient of a couple of awards and nominations such as Song of the Year for her albulm ‘Solo’ and Rookie Award, Rookie of the Year, Song of the Year, World Rookie, New Artist of the Year, Digital Bonsang, Cosmopolitan Artist Award , best music award and many more with the group
Jennie net worth in 2019 is estimated to be $8Million (Approx). However her annual salary is under review. The astounding net worth is the compilation of income and earnings from his profession as a Pop singer, actress & model.
- Birthday:January 16, 1996
- Nationality:South Korean
- Famous: K-Pop Singer
- Age:23 Years
- Sun Sign:Capricorn
- Also Known As:Jendeuk, Jendeugi
- Born In:Cheongdam-Dong, Seoul, South Korea
- Famous As:K-Pop Singer
- Height:5’4″ (163 cm)
- City: Seoul, South Korea