Jennie Kim is a South Korean singer and rapper. She debuted as a member of girl group Blackpink under YG Entertainment in August 2016. She made her solo debut with the single ‘Solo’ on November 12, 2018. She is the daughter of former South Korean President Park Geun-hye.
About Jennie (singer) in brief
Jennie Kim is a South Korean singer and rapper. She debuted as a member of girl group Blackpink under YG Entertainment in August 2016. She made her solo debut with the single ‘Solo’ on November 12, 2018. Kim studied in New Zealand at the age of eight for five years, before returning to South Korea in 2010. She was introduced to the public through a photo titled ‘Who’s that girl?’ on April 10, 2012, via the official blog of YG. Kim was the first to be revealed for YG’s newest girl group, seven years after the debut of 2NE1, in June 2016. In March, Lee Hi featured Kim on her B-side track, ‘Special’ from her debut album, First Love. In August, she featured on Seungri’s B- side track ‘GG Be’ for his extended play, Let’s Talk About Love. On September 1, Kim was given the opportunity to make her first public appearance as the lead actress in G-Dragon’s music video ‘That XX’ She is the daughter of former South Korean President Park Geun-hye and the sister of South Korean pop star Lee Min-joo. She has two brothers and a sister. She is a first-time mother and has two step-children. She lives in Seoul, South Korea with her husband and two children. Her mother planned to transfer her to the U.S. in Florida when she was 14 to continue her studies leading to an occupation of a lawyer or teacher, however, the idea wasn’t to her liking as she may not find work she liked while residing alone; her family supported her decision and soon had her moved back to South Korean.
She once revealed how she was afraid of strangers and terrible at taking initiative and so could barely greet during her audition. Kim once said that she wanted to be a ballet dancer. She dreamed of becoming a dancer when she grew up, but later decided to become a singer. She currently lives with her family in Seoul and works as a personal trainer. She also has a boyfriend and plans to open a restaurant one day in the near future. She said she wants to have a family one day and wants to raise her children to be like her parents and have a normal childhood. She would like to have children one day, but has no plans to do so at the moment. She wants to one day have children of her own and wants them to grow up to be the same age as her. She hopes to have more children like her and her siblings. She says she would like them to have the same upbringing as she had as a child. Kim has a son, Jisoo, and a daughter, Jang Hyun-soo, who is also a singer-songwriter. In July 2018, Kim appeared on Running Man, a reality show hosted by MBC, to talk about her life in South Korea and how she learned to speak English. She revealed that she has no regrets about her time as a trainee.