Jennie Kim also known as Jennie is a South Korean Singer, Songwriter, and rapper who was born and raised in South Korea. Jennie Kim has been trending and this article covers all you need to know about the singer.
Who Is Jennie Kim?
Jennie is a South Korean rapper and singer. Jennie started studying in New Zealand at the very young age of 5 before she traveled back to South Korea in 2010 and she was signed by YG Entertainment as a trainer.
Jennie however, rose to fame after she was featured in the Dragons Music video that XXX. She also featured on his single Black and was a member of the girl group BlackPink under YG Entertainment which featured Lisa, Jisoo, and Rose on August 8, 2016.
Jannie made her debut in 2018, with a single she titled Solo. The song had great success in both at home and abroad which topped both the Goan Digital Chart and Billbroad's World digital songs chart. She has also collaborated with top names like GG Be and G- Dragon.
Jennie Kim Early Life And Education
Jennie was born in Seohl the capital of South Korea on January 16, 1996and she is the only child of her parents. Jennie was eight years old when she began studying in New Zealand after a family vacation. She attended Waikowhai intermediate school in Auckland before proceeding to ACG Parnell College.
When she was young her mother had plans of sending her to Florida in the United States of America to continue her studies, however, she kicked against the idea and told them she had decided to stay back in New Zealand and pursue a career in K-pop and she had an interest in YG entertainment. Jennie's parents also supported her decision.
Jennie Kim Career
Jennie Kim signed for YG Entertainment as a trainee after she auditioned with Rihanna's song Take a Bow. She then made her first public appearance through a photo on the YG Entertainment Official page with the caption Who's that girl.
She made her first public appearance as the lead singer in G-Dragon's music video That XX from his extended play One of a Kind she rose to fame after she appeared in the music video. Jennie was also featured on another song by rapper Wale Loftus Flower Bomb as well as Special by Lee Hi.
Jennie then debuted as a member of the group Blackpink alongside Jisoo, Róse, and Lisa. With the release of their single album Square which featured songs like Whistle and Boombayah. Jennie then made an appearance on Running Man with their fellow band member Jisoo in July 2018.
Jennie Kim released her first single Solo which made waves across Asia to America. The single created many records and eventually won Best Song of the Year at the Goan Chart Music Award as well as Digital Bonsang.
At the time of its release, Solo became the most-viewed music video by a female Korean Female. She also made history by becoming the first female to perform at Coachella.
Who Is Jennie Kim Dating?
Jennie Kim is rumored to be in a relationship with G-Dragon of BBGBANG. According to reports Dispatch revealed it witnessed Jennie and G-Drag meeting several times. The couple has been rumored to be dating for more than one year now.
Jennie Kim Awards And Nominations
•Goan Chart Music Awards 2009 – Song of the Year
•Golden Disc Awards 2020 – Best Digital Song
•Weibo Starlight Awards 2021- Starlight Hall of Fame
Jennie Kim's Net Worth
The Blackpink member's net worth is estimated to be around $10 million. All members of the group are paid equally from their yearly earnings which are estimated to be around $ 8 million for each member.