Shin Yuna is a South Korean lead dancer, lead rapper, and vocalist. Shin Yuna is best known as a member of the ITZY band and also is a maknae of the band. She also appeared in BTS’s “Love Yourself Highlight Reel” in 2017.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Education
Shin Yuna is currently 17 years old. She was born on December 9, 2003, in Suwon, Gyeonggi, South Korea. Yuna is Korean by nationality and her birth sign is Sagittarius. Yuna was raised by her mother, who is a nurse at a local hospital, and by her father, who is a psychologist. Likewise, she hasn’t spoken about other details regarding her family background.
Moving towards her educational background, Yuna joined the Middle School of Suwon in South Korea at an early age. Later, she changed her school and completed her schooling at Kyeonggido High School. At present, she is studying in college but she hasn’t told the name of her college as of privacy concern.
In her childhood, she was also enrolled in Hanlim Multi-Art School. Yuna was interested in playing football and had also played Kyeonggido High School Sports club Championship in her school and won the title “Best Player”.
Professional Life and career
Reflecting on Yuna’s professional life, her career began when she was first noticed on TV competing with Jungkook in BTS’ show “Highlight Reel” in 2017. Similarly, she holds 68th place on “100 Most Beautiful Faces 2019” published by TC Candler in 2049.
Yuna’s fame skyrocketed when she joined the band ITZY created by JYP Entertainment in 2019. Her band included Yuna, Lia, Chaeryeong, Yeji, and Ryujin. Yuna is the youngest member of ITZY. “It’s Different” was the debut album of this band which was released on 12 February. This album included the song “Dalla Dalla” as the lead single which shot into popularity because of its strong lyrics.
“Dalla Dalla” was viewed over 17 million times in only 24 hours after it was uploaded on YouTube and became the most viewed debut song of K-pop. Also, this song was the fastest song among K-pop to hit 100 million views. Moreover, this song was ranked 8th on the list of “The 20 Best K-pop Songs of 2019” published by The British Magazine.
Also, Yuna’s band was invited to compete in the show and won the show “M Countdown”. In 2019, ITZY released another album “It’z Icy” which is the Extended Play of “It’z”. After this hit album, the band announced to be touring around the world. Firstly, they started their tour with shows in Jakarta, Indonesia, and other Asian countries and started American Tour in 2020. On 17 January 2020, they performed in Los Angeles, California. Similarly, on 9 March 2020, they released their second extended play “It’z Me” with the lead song “Wannabe”. Yuna’s band ITZY is doing good progress.
Net worth and achievements
Talking about her net worth, Yuna has multiple sources of income including singing and dancing as primary. As of 2021, the young talent is enjoying a net worth of around $100,000.
Moving towards her awards and achievements, Yuna won the title of “Best Ensemble Performance” in Maverick Movie Awards held in 2019. Yuna personally has not received any other awards but her band ITZY has received multiple awards in many award ceremonies.
Yuna is single at present and considering her age, she is too young to be dating. Moreover, she hasn’t been in any relationships previously. Maybe, she is looking for the right guy for her. It is also widely believed that JYP Entertainment doesn’t allow its singers to be in a relationship.
This may be a reason Yuna hasn’t dated anyone or hasn’t talked about boys she dated in the past. Though, there is a rumor that Yuna has a crush on Hoseok. Hoseok is a member of BTS and also a solo singer. Yuna and Hoseok have been seen together on many occasions.
Yuna is a stylish and attractive Korean girl. Talking about her body structure, she stands 5 feet and 7 inches (1.7m) tall and weighs around 48kg (105lbs). Similarly, she has long blonde-brown hair and a pair of beautiful blue eyes. Yuna has a pointed nose and wide-thin lips with a diamond-shaped face. Also, her actual body measurement (Chest-Waist-Hips) is 33-25-33 inches. With all these, Yuna has a charming and marvelous personality.
Talking about her social media handle, Yuna is active only on Instagram. She has huge 187k followers on Instagram. Yuna has posted 188 posts till now. Her posts include her singing and dance videos followed by her beautiful pictures related to her lifestyle.