IZ*ONE YuJin’s Story Of Becoming A K-Pop Idol Amazes Netizens
All the K-Pop idols out there have their own story to share when it comes to the reason of them wanting to become a K-Pop idol. Some just love to sing and dance whereas they are also many that were inspired by artists they saw on stage.
Recently, the story of how IZ*ONE‘s YuJin became an idol was spreading on several online communities.
According to Idol Issue, YuJin and her friends decided to attend one of the year end award ceremonies and left DaeJeon for Seoul. Prior to that, it was mentioned that in her first ever ticketing, she managed to get herself a pair of standing tickets at the first row!
At the award ceremony, she was able to see artists right in front of her eyes, receiving awards for their hard work. YuJin felt that the moment was very touching and emotional and decided that she wanted to do something like them too.
When she got home, she told her mother that she wanted to become an idol. Her mother was amused but told her to try her best.
YuJin began to search online the ways of becoming a K-Pop idol and noticed that there was email audition. As such, she sent clips of her singing, pictures as well as selfies of herself.
Soon enough, she was contacted by Starship Entertainment for an audition. Her mother thought that most of the kids passed the first round of audition and when they reached the company, she was confused by why the place was empty.
The staff told her that only YuJin would be auditioning and with that said, YuJin danced, sang and also did camera test. It was said that she was accepted as a trainee right away.
In a month’s time, she participated in the music video of the ‘Rain’ by SoYou and EXO‘s BaekHyun.
To sum it up, YuJin decided to become an idol in 2016. In 2017, she entered Starship Entertainment and participated in music video filming and the commercial of contact lens, ACUVUE. Next, in 2018, she took part in Mnet “Produce 48” and debuted as a member of IZ*ONE.
Not long ago, it was reported that IZ*ONE will be coming back on Apr. 1st.
Are you also amazed by the story of YuJin?