aespa is the new KPOP girl group consists of 4 members under SM Entertainment. They debuted in 17th November 2020 with their single album “Black Mamba“. The group name æspa comes from combining æ. This is formed by combining the “Avatar X Experience” and “aspect.” Yoo Ji Min is one of the members of the group with the stage name Karina. She is the leader of the group. Karina is the second one to be introduced as a member of aespa, on October 29th, 2020. She is the vocalist, rapper and dancer of the group.
Stage name: Karina
Real name: Yoo Ji Min
Birthday: April 11th, 2020
Birthplace: Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Reveal date: October 27th, 2020
Positions: Leader, Lead Rapper, Main dancer, Face of the group
Karina profile under a minute on our YouTube channel!
Karina childhood facts!
Karina was born in Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea and studied in Seongnam Shingi Elementary School, Jeongja Middle School, and Hansol High School.
She also attended a piano academy and even successfully won a prize.
Her closest people like to call her Karomi which is also her nickname.
She is a former ulzzang (a popular South Korean term literally meaning “best face” or “good-looking”).
Karina trainee day facts!
– Karina is second to be introduced to the public as a member of aespa. (on October 27th, 2020)
– Her period as a trainee was over 4 Years.
– She is the tallest of the members as well as the leader of the group.
– She also made an appearance in Taemin‘s music video “Want.” (Before debut)
– And in 2020, she appeared with EXO Kai in the collaboration of the virtual showcase between Hyundai Motor Company and SM Entertainment also made a dance video.
– She can play piano and is good at it.
Karina with her aespa Avatar!
Favorites, likes and her personal life Facts!
Favorite color – Blue
Favorite season – Spring
Favorite Drink – Carbonated drinks, green tea, and barley tea.
Favorite Food – Tonkatsu (a Japanese dish of pork coated in breadcrumbs and fried), pineapple pizza, mint choco, pink pringles and jelly
Favorite Movies – Frozen and Rapunzel
Favorite Artists – IU, f(x), Taeyeon and Park Soojin.
Favorite Animals – cats, dogs, crocodiles, tigers and sharks
Favorite Songs – Red Light (by f(x)), How do I look, Nike Shoes, Boogie On & On, etc. by “Beenzino“.
Favorite Item – Lipsticks (especially pink and red)
Her Favorite Hobbies and Likes – Cracking her knuckles, playing mobile games (Pubg), catching stuffs with her feet.
When at home, she likes to watch variety shows and has a habit of wearing her rosary ring on important days.
She likes to read books when in quite places.
For stress relief, she likes to eat and go for shopping.
On her Bucket list, visiting Croatia is one of the tasks while the task of collecting lipsticks especially pink and red never ends!
Type of boyfriend she prefers or is inclined towards: He must be tall (at least over 180 cm), who has a pretty nose. But the most important thing is; ‘he must be a nice guy who only likes her’!
She played BALCKPINK Jennie‘s Part in Boombayah song in Hansol Festival.
Other aespa members first impression about Karina!!?
Winter : She looks unique!
Ningning : She has a long neck!
Giselle : Woah, she’s tall. We were both very shy!
aespa Debut Single – BLACKMAMBA M/V
Here are some Karina Pictures found by aespa stans on Twitter!
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Other aespa member Profiles and Facts!