Together or Apart, SNSD′s Outstanding Solo Activities
Girls’ Generation has become a brand that represents the nation. It has maintained its position as the top girl group and has promoted Korean culture’s status worldwide.
The key to their long run, besides the teamwork, is the charms they display during their solo activities that satisfy the mass public: none of the members failed to achieve success from their individual performances.
Here are some of the remarkable examples of Girls’ Generation member’s solo activities.
▶ Yoona, Queen of Soundtrack
Until recently, Yoona was recognized just as a pretty member who majorly took the center position of the stage for group performances. Surprisingly, her first solo track Deoksugung Stonewall Walkway, which was released on March 11, was ranked high in charts provided by major online music stores. This proved her capability as a singer.
Her sweet appearance and voice captured the heart of her fans. The featuring by 10cm added endearing vibe between lovers to the song.
Yoona is gaining ground as a solo artist.
▶ Hyoyeon, Fashionista
The dancer of the group, Hyoyeon, was always powerful and energetic. After her sensational transformation by changing the location of her eyebrows, she eventually became a fashionista.
She published a book about the changes in her styles and attended several fashion events. She definitely showed her presence in the field. Recently, she visited ‘2016 F/W Seoul Fashion Week’ and boasted her identity as styling icon.
She is expected to continue presenting herself in different images this year.
▶ Taeyeon, Beauty Icon
The leader of Girls’ Generation Taeyeon played a crucial role in making the group one of the best in the nation. She is also very successful as a solo artist, which is of course thanks to her chameleonic talents.
First of all, she is a great singer. The lead singer was recognized for high quality of her solo album. Moreover, collaborated songs with other singers also received huge welcome from the music lovers.
Additionally, she is a beauty icon. She is the face of Nature Republic, a Korean cosmetic brand. She plays the role of beauty ambassador by sharing the secret of her pretty appearance. According to Nature Republic, the reason why the company continues to hire her is because she keeps self-disciplinary procedures to retain her beauty which is exemplary to others.
There could still be other potential gifts unseen from Taeyeon.
[Translated by Kim Young Shin]
Photo credit Nature Republic, SM Entertainment, bntnews DB
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