Blackpink

South Korean girl group

Blackpink is a South Korean girl group that debuted on 8 August 2016.[1][2] The members are Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa.

Blackpink
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Blackpink in 2019
From left to right: Rosé, Jennie, Lisa, and Jisoo
Background information
OriginSeoul, South Korea
Genres
Years active2016 (2016)–present
Labels
Associated actsYG Family, IKON, 2NE1, WINNER, Epik High, PSY, Somi, BigBang
Website
Members

They are the highest-charting female K-pop act on both Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200. They are also the first and only K-pop girl group to enter and top the Billboard's Emerging Artists chart. They are also the first female K-pop group to have four number-one singles on Billboard's World Digital Song Sales chart.[3] Their song "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" was the most-viewed Korean music video in the first 24 hours on YouTube. In January 2019, it became the most viewed music video by a K-pop group on YouTube.[4] Blackpink was also the first female K-pop group to perform at Coachella.[5][6]

MembersEdit

The group consists of four members, Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa.

JisooEdit

Birth Name: Kim Jisoo (김지수)

Position: Lead Vocalist, Visual

Birthday: January 3, 1995

Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

Height: 162cm (5’3”)

Weight: 45 kg (99 lbs)

Blood Type: A

JennieEdit

Birth Name: Kim Jennie (김제니)

 
A Blackpink concert in Chicago
 
Blackpink concert in LA

Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist

Birthday: January 16, 1996

Birthplace: South Korea

Height: 163cm (5’4″)

Weight: 50 kg (110 lbs)

Blood Type: B

RoséEdit

Birth Name: Park Chae Young (박채영)

English Name: Roseanne Park

Position: Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer

Birthday: February 11, 1997

Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand (raised in Melbourne, Australia)

 
Blackpink for Marie Claire Korea Magazine

Height: 168cm (5’6”)

Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)

Blood Type: B

LisaEdit

Birth Name: Pranpriya Manoban (ปราณปริยา มโนบาล)

Position: Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Sub-Vocalist, Maknae

Birthday: March 27, 1997

Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand

Height: 166.5cm (5’5.35″)

Weight: 44.7 kg (98.5 lbs)

Blood Type: O


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DiscographyEdit

Single AlbumsEdit

  • Square One (2016)
  • Square Two (2017)

Studio AlbumsEdit

  • Blackpink in Your Area (2018)

Live AlbumsEdit

  • Blackpink Arena Tour 2018: "Special Final In Kyocera Dome Osaka" (2019)

Extended PlaysEdit

  • Blackpink (2017)
  • Square Up (2018)
  • Kill This Love (2019)

ReferencesEdit

  1. Kim Yu-young (August 9, 2016). "YG Entertainment unveils K-pop group BLACKPINK". Kpop Herald. Retrieved August 12, 2016.
  2. Jeon Su Mi (August 10, 2016). "BLACKPINK Sweeping Charts Within 2 Days of Debut". Mwave. Retrieved August 13, 2016.
  3. Zellner, Xander (June 25, 2018). "BLACKPINK Makes K-Pop History on Hot 100, Billboard 200 & More With 'DDU-DU DDU-DU'". Billboard. Retrieved June 26, 2018.
  4. Herman, Tamar (January 23, 2019). "BLACKPINK's 'Ddu-Du Ddu-Du' Becomes Most-Viewed Music Video From a K-Pop Group on YouTube". Billboard. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
  5. Adejobi, Alicia (January 3, 2019). "Blackpink Become First K-pop Girl Group to Perform at Coachella as They Join Ariana Grande on 2019 Line-up". Metro. DMG Media. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  6. Willman, Chris (April 12, 2019). "Blackpink Win Over Coachella With First Full U.S. Concert". Variety.

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