Red Velvet Wendy
Shon Seung Wan (stage name – Wendy ) is a member of one of the most famous KPOP girl groups Red Velvet under SM Entertainment. She is the main vocalist of the group and is also an upcoming solo artist who has over 4.1m followers on her Instagram. She will debut as a solo artist on April 5th, 2021.
With her rich expression and reactions, she has her own charm that dazzles the fans, and hence she is also known as “Reaction Queen.”
Stage name:: Wendy
Real name: Shon Seung Wan
Role: Main vocalist
Birthday: February 21th, 1994
Birthplace: Seongbuk-dong, Seoul, South Korea
Wendy – Childhood and trainee day facts!
– Wendy was born in Seongbuk-dong, Seoul, South Korea, but later went abroad for studies.
– Her nicknames – Olaf, Wan ah
– She was born in a family of music lovers which also had a lot of influence on her.
– At the age of six, she decided that she will be a singer in the future.
– She was also interested in playing instruments and is good at piano, guitar, flute, and saxophone, etc.
– She has an elder sister named Son Seung-hee
– When she was in her fifth year of elementary school, together with her sister she went abroad and attended Shattuck-Saint Mary’s in the US and Richmond Hill High School in Ontario, Canada.
– She was an honor student and athlete and had earned a lot of awards for various awards for academics and music-related activities which include the Obama Presidential Awards in 8th grade and her name has been engraved at the school’s hall of fame.
– Though at first, her parents were against the idea of becoming a singer, fearing that it will affect her studies, but later they still allowed her.
– She had auditioned in 2010 and had a lot of twists and in between and at last, came under SM Entertainment and thus joined the group Red Velvet.
Wendy’s Favorites, likes, and dislikes!
Favorite color – Blue
Favorite number – 77
Favorite things she likes – She likes baking things for others and does their nails, listening to music and playing instruments, scents, and perfumes, spending time at home and also using Netflix, etc.
Favorite food – Her mother’s homemade cooking (Rice Cakes, Herbs, Meat, Beans, Mushrooms, etc.)
Favorite drink – Yuja-cha (Yuja Tea)
Her treasured things – Bag her father made for her
Favorite perfume – Some of her favorites are Byredo Mojave Ghost, Lelabo Gaiac 10, etc.
Favorite collections – Fan gifted tumbler and others, scented body lotion, and perfumes.
Favorite songs – She likes all kinds of music.
Favorite movies – Begin Again, The Fault in our Stars
Favorite brands – LANY, The 1975
Favorite idols and stars – Joy.
Doesn’t like – Korean melon
Hobbies – Nail arts and music
Wendy Like Water (웬디) – Solo Debut!
After a year of recovery from the stage accident in December 2019, Wendy came back this year and announced that she is going to debut as a solo artist, thus becoming the first member of Red Velvet to make her solo album. She made her solo debut with EP – “Like Water” on April 5th, 2021 (Monday) at 6PM KST.