Saturday, September 1, 2007

Chae Yeon~

Lee Chae Yeon , better known as Chae Yeon , is a popular Korean Pop singer, despite the fact that she is relatively old (most Korean pop singers are in their teens or early 20s). She is known for her dancing skills (often being compared to Kim Wan Sun, the "Korean Madonna"), and for her beauty. She has risen to fame with her hit single (Two of Us) in 2005.

Beginning of career

It took Chae Yeon many years to attain her current level of fame in Korea's entertainment industry. In fact, she had to start out in Japan first. She was part of a singing group called Brand New Biscuits, debuted in Japan on January 1st 2001, where it has 6 members.
Brand New Biscuits included also another Korean singer, Yuny Han (Han Tae Yoon). Chae Yeon was also member of group Ultra Cats under the name of “Jinny” or “Jinny Lee” from 2001 to 2002.

Having passed an audition held by an entertainment management company in

Japan, Chae Yeon first appeared on a popular show called “Uchan Nanchan no Urinari!” on Japanese NTV. She appeared on the show for almost 3 years. Along with the television show, Chae Yeon (then Jinny) performed as a singer releasing 3 singles and 1 mini-album in Japan.


Background information
Birth name (Lee Jin Sook)
Also known as Jinny Lee
Born December 10, 1978 (1978-12-10) (age 28)
Origin Seoul, South Korea
Genre(s) K-pop
Occupation(s) Singer
Years active 2001-present
Label(s) CJ Medialine
Brand New Biscuits (2001)
UltraCats (2001-2002)


Monsoon season has not yet arrived but Chae Yeon and Suh In-young are already getting wet under heavy down pour- on purpose.


Its My Time Released: August 20, 2003

Virginalness Bloom Released: December 13, 2004

III Released: November 18, 2005

My Love Released: April 1, 2007

Best & Figure Released: May 23, 2006

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