JYP Entertainment Unveils New Girl Group ITZY


A decade after Wonder Girls turned the primary Okay-pop act to land a single on the Hot 100 chart with the English-language variant of their hit music “Nobody,” the corporate behind the historic Okay-pop woman group is again with one other new group.

Announced right now (Jan. 20), ITZY follows within the path of different outstanding woman teams that got here out of the the label together with miss A and TWICE. The new act options 5 members: Yuna, Ryujin, Chaeryeong, Lia, and Yeji.

ITZY is the primary woman group from JYP Entertainment since TWICE debuted with “Like Ooh-Ahh” in 2015.

Besides following a lengthy line of standard woman teams from one in all South Korea’s “Big three” Okay-pop companies, ITZY has already gained numerous consideration as Ryujin and Chaeryeong have competed on South Korean tv exhibits. Chaeryeong, whose sister Chaeyeon is a part of IZ*ONE, appeared on a number of Okay-pop-associated Okay-pop exhibits, together with 2013’s Okay-Pop Star three and Sixteen, the present via which TWICE was fashioned in 2015, and Ryujin appeared on final yr’s Mixnine.

ITZY’s members had been revealed via a short video that launched the 5 via a sassy, woman crush video filled with glam athleisure seems to be, energy poses, and weapons as props. The group’s identify is derived from the Korean phrase which means “is there." See under.