Nayeon (Korean: 나연; Japanese: ナヨン) is a South Korean singer under JYP Entertainment. She is a member of the girl group TWICE.
Instead of entering a cram school to study harder, Nayeon secretly attended JYP Entertainment’s 7th Open Audition and became a trainee.
She halted university studies during Sixteen, but is majoring in film studies.
Nayeon is a fan of other K-pop girl groups, including f(x) and OH MY GIRL.
She is often considered the “Fake Maknae” of the group because of her childish anticsNayeon’s left leg is weak due to a car accident when she was young.
The name Nayeon means ‘elegant/graceful’ and ‘beautiful’ in Korean.
Nayeon and BLACKPINK’s Jisoo and Jennie are very close friends.
Their friendship dates back to their trainee days.
According to the Korea Institute of Corporate Reputation, Nayeon was at the top of the May data in 2017.
31,424,347 pieces of data were examined from April 12th to May 13th.
Nayeon had a total of 864,556.
This placed her as one of the most desirable female Korean Idols for commercial and modeling campaigns.
In Gallup Korea’s annual music polls which interview 1,500 people between the ages 13-29, Nayeon was voted the 11th most popular idol in 2016, only behind Tzuyu, and the 6th in 2017 and 2018, ahead of all her bandmates.
Birthdate: September 22, 1995 (age 24)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Height: 163 cm
Weight: 47 kg
Discography: Two Yoo Project Sugar Man OST” (“Daring Woman” with Jihyo, Tzuyu and Chaeyoung) (2015)