Happy Birthday to both Girls’ Generation’s Yuri and Jewelry’s Yewon who share December 5th as their birthdays and both turn 26!
Yuri is a member of one of the most well known and successful bands of K-Pop, known as an international icon, Girls’ Generation. She joined SM Entertainment in 2001 when she placed second in a dancing contest. Besides being a talented singer and dancer, she is a also a songwriter, writing the lyrics for many of Girls’ Generation’s songs including “Mistake” and “XYZ”. Adding onto Yuri’s extensive talents, she is also an actress having been in many productions including the movie No Breathing and the drama Fashion King. She has also MCed on MBC’s Music Core and several awards show such as 2014 Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards. Recently though, Yuri has lent her beauty to a photoshoot with “Cosmopolitan” and she was the female lead for S’s “Without You”
Yewon is a member of the longest running Korean girl group, with Jewelry debuting in 2001 and Yewon becoming a member in January of 2011. In 2011, the group made a comeback with their singles “Back It Up” and “Pass” with Yewon, who would eventually accompany her fellow member, Semi, in their sub-group Jewelry-S. As of 2014, Yewon was cast in the drama Hotel King, modeled in bnt International magazine, and became a MC with KWill for Mnet Mcountdown Begins.
We wish a ‘happy birthday’ to these two lovely ladies!