Girl’s Generation Biography

Girl’s Generation Biography

Girls’ Generation is one of South Korea’s top female pop groups. The nine-members girls group are often referred to as SNSD by international fans, acronym for their Korean name So Nyeo Shi Dae (So Nyuh Shi Dae).

The nine members are Yuri, Yoona, Tiffany, Taeyeon (leader), Sunny, Sooyoung, Seohyun, Jessica, and Hyoyeon.

The girls made their official debut in August 2007 with single Into the New World. Most of the members have been involved in some projects prior to their group debut though, e.g. in magazine ads, TV commercials and music videos etc.

SNSD released their first self-title album in November 2007 (re-released as Baby Baby in March 2008). The title track received mixed reviews, but its second track Kissing You became a hit on various music charts in early 2008. The albums sold over 100,000 copies by April, an impressive number in Korean music market.

SNSD were involved in various projects in 2008, including a reality show Factory Girl where the girls were working as interns for Elle (Korean) magazine. A few of them also worked on solo in other fields, e.g. radio jockies and TV hosts; with Yoona notably successful with her acting career.

The girls were back in early 2009 with mini-album Gee; the title song was a huge hit, topping various musical charts and breaking various consecutive #1 records. They released their 2nd mini-album, Tell Me Your Wish in June 2009, with a much talk-about marine girls theme. The album becomes a huge success as well.

The girls are also popular product ambassadors, appearing in various commercials, e.g. for Viliv, Nexon, Elite, Goobne, Binggrae, Cyon, Miero etc.

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~ by Frankie on 02/05/2010.

One Response to “Girl’s Generation Biography”

  1. These girls sure have nice legs… It’s so bright to look at… (“,)

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