Twice Jihyo or “Park Ji Soo” (born February 01, 1997) is a South Korean Singer, Dancer, Famous Personality, and Public Figure from Guri-si, South Korea. He is famous for being the lead vocalist of “Twice” band.
It is a popular South Korean girl group which was launched through a reality show called “Sixteen”. The girl band was formed by JYP Entertainment (a record label). Furthermore, the other members of the Twice are Momo, Sana, Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu.
Her real full birth name is Park Ji Soo. She is popularly known by her first name i.e. JIHYO. The group first made their debut on October 20, 2015. They released their first Extended Play “The Story Begins“.
Later, the girl group came to limelight after releasing their single track “Cheer Up” in 2016. In fact, the song became the best-performing track of the year. It also topped at number 1 on the Gaon Digital Chart.
Career, Songs List & Net worth
Jihyo’s first breakthrough track also won two awards in the category “Song of the Year“. They received the honor from Melon Music Awards and Mnet Asian Music Awards. In addition,
Park Ji Soo next major hit came with the song “TT” which debuted on the top spot for more than 4 weeks consecutive weeks. The track was a part of Twice’s third EP titled “Twicecoaster: Lane 1” released in 2016.
In addition, the singer also made headlines along with other members of the band after their album the highest selling K-pop girl group album of 2016. Twice made their debut in Japan back on June 28, 2017.
They published their first compilation album named “#Twice“. It was also commercially hit project. The album got the second position on the Oricon Albums Chart. Their first original Japanese maxi single was “One More Time” which released in the October of the same year.
In 2019, the accumulated Net worth of Twice Jihyo is $1.2 million US Dollars.
Soo also later became the first-ever Korean girl band that earned Platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) in 2017. In fact, they also ranked third on Top Artist category of Billboard Japan’s 2017 Year-End Rankings.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Profile
Singer Park Ji Soo was born on the 1st of February 1997 in Guri-si, South Korea. Therefore, Twice Jihyo’s age is 22 years old, as of 2019.
She legally changed her name from “Jisoo” to “Jihyo” before practicing in the show SIXTEEN. The singer’s mother name is Cho Mi-ja but we have no information about her father, siblings, and other family members.
Park became interested in singing and dancing since a very young age. In fact, she joined a JYP as a trainee when she was in third grade. Earlier, the singer also topped at the 2nd place in a contest on Junior Naver for a child role.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Husband
Recently, it was revealed that Jihyo is in a relationship with her boyfriend Kang Daniel (South Korean singer). The news first announced on August 05, 2019 by a local media outlet.
Kang who also remained a member of a group “Wanna One” never earlier mentioned about his relationship with the K-pop artist. But it was also confirmed by their agencies that Daniel and Jihyo are dating each other.
According to a source, the new couple first introduced with each other by their mutual friend named Seulong (2AM member). They are keeping their love life little private and casual.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Park Ji Soo.|
|Nick name||Twice Jihyo.|
|Profession||Singer and Dancer.|
|Famous for||being the leader and main vocalist of Twice.|
|Age (As of 2019)||22 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||February 01, 1997.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Guri-si, South Korea.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aquarius.|
|Current Residence||South Korea.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: NA.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 3".
Centimeters: 162 cm.
Meters: 1.62 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 49 Kg.
Pounds: 108 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-24-35.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||5.|
|Parents||Father: Name not Known.
Mother: Cho Mi-ja.
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend.|
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Lee Jong-suk.
Actress: Song Hye-Kyo.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Hong Kong.|
|Love to do||Dancing, Traveling, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Favorite Food||Kimchi, Sundubu-jjigae, Bibimbap, and Fries.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$1.2 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Twice Jihyo
- Wikipedia: Park Ji Soo also appeared in the music video of J.Y. Park for the song “Fire” in 2016 which also featured Conan O’Brien, Jimin Park, and Steven Yeun.
- The young artist is also a leader of the band Twice and was voted by other members of the group.
- Furthermore, Jihyo was initially set to make her debut in the girl group called “6mix”.
- Park has an allergy from pineapple.
- She is not active on any social media platforms like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook due to some personal reasons.
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- Figure Measurements: Singer Twice Jihyo’s height is 5 feet 3 inches tall (162 cm).
- She is also a health-conscious person and follows a strict diet in order to maintain her weight which is around 49 kilograms (108 pounds).
- She is ambidextrous which means she is able to write and draw with her both hands.