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Who is Jennie Kim: her rise controversy and personal life

A south Korean pop singer

By zulmai khanPublished 2 months ago 3 min read
Who is Jennie Kim: her rise controversy and personal life
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Who is Jenny?

Jennie Kim is a South Korean pop singer and member of the K-pop girl group Black Pink. After moving to Seoul, South Korea after completing her education in New Zealand, Kim signed a contract with YG Entertainment as a trainee. She rose to fame after starring in G-Dragon's "That XX" music video. She subsequently also appeared on his single "Black". YG Entertainment has been promoting Black Pink's debut album for a long time, and Jennie finally debuted as a member of the group along with Lisa, Jisoo and Rosé on August 8, 2016. Jennie has also collaborated with artists such as Lee Hi for his single Special, Seungri for GG Be, and G Dragon for “After All.” Like the rest of the group, she also has a huge fan base and is often considered the leader of Black Pink. Jennie Kim's label YG Entertainment considers her its trump card. and she is often called the "YG Princess". She is one of the most popular K-pop singers and can speak Japanese, Spanish, English and Korean.

Rise to Fame

At the age of 14, Jennie Kim signed a contract with YG Entertainment from South Korea. However, she did not start her singing career immediately after signing the contract, but trained for six years. She not only studied vocals, but also developed rapping skills. YG Entertainment has been developing Black Pink for several years and began promoting their debut in 2012. The final lineup of the group was announced on June 29, 2016. Members Jennie, Jisoo, Rosé, and Lisa finally performed. debut took place on August 8, 2016. Their first album, Square One, included tracks such as Boombayah and Whistle. Whistle became a number one hit on the Goan Digital Chart and the video of the song went viral on YouTube. This made the group an overnight sensation and they became the top-rated K-pop girl group on the Billboard Social 50. Jennie Kim and her bandmates reached a new milestone in their careers after releasing their new single "As If It's Your." Last", which was released on June 22, 2017. The song's music was very different from their previous releases, and it debuted at the top of Billboard's World Digital Song chart. There was no stopping them as they continued to be the center of attention. They decided to debut in Japan on August 30, 2017 with their extended musical play "Blackpink". The EP debuted at number one on the Oricon Albums Chart. In January 2018, Jennie was chosen as a new model for Chanel Beauty. She shot her first photo shoot for the brand with Harper's Bazaar Korea as their new muse. In April 2019, she became the first Korean solo artist to perform at Coachella. Continue reading below


Although Jennie Kim tried to stay away from controversy, she was involved in a controversial incident when she appeared on an episode of the comedy show Knowing Brothers. In a fictitious conversation with Kim Young Chul, she was asked what city she was from. lived in New Zealand. To which she replied: 'Do you know any cities in New Zealand?' Her response offended many and she chose not to respond to the backlash.

Personal life

Jennie Kim was born on January 16, 1996 in the Seoul metropolitan area, South Korea. She moved to New Zealand to pursue higher education at ACG Parnell College. After completing her studies, she moved to South Korea and was signed by YG Entertainment. Her father is the owner of a hospital and her mother is associated with a media company. , 'C.J. E&M.'The media is linking Jennie Kim and rapper Big Bang G Dragon to a romantic relationship.


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