In 2020, a South Korean girl grouped formed by RBW entertainment called PURPLE KISS. RBW entertainment stands for Rainbow Bridge World is known as a South Korean entertainment company founded by Kim Jin-woo and Kim Do-hoon that handles Mamamoo, Vromance, Oneus and Onewe. In 2020, a South Korean girl grouped formed by RBW entertainment called PURPLE KISS. RBW entertainment stands for Rainbow Bridge World is known as a South Korean entertainment company founded by Kim Jin-woo and Kim Do-hoon that handles Mamamoo, Vromance, Oneus and Onewe.
In 2020, a South Korean girl grouped formed by RBW entertainment called PURPLE KISS. RBW entertainment stands for Rainbow Bridge World is known as a South Korean entertainment company founded by Kim Jin-woo and Kim Do-hoon that handles Mamamoo, Vromance, Oneus and Onewe.
The group’s name is based to color “Purple” wherein it signifies the outcome of more than one color. It is like a combination in order to form one. Purple is a musical color created by the various colors of each member. They also believed that the word “Kiss” represents love. They believe that the group’s name shows the unique personalities and differences of each member when it comes to their talents, passion and ambition. Purple Kiss also represents their talents, musical aspects and their love for music.
There was a Youtube channel created by RBW entertainment way back in March 2018 called 365 Practice. The purpose of this channel was to enhanced their female trainees before promoting their upcoming girl group. The group released their first debut trailer with their official group name PURPLE KISS on July 20, 2020.
The seven (7) members of Purple Kiss are Park Ji-eun, Na Go-eun, Dosie, Ireh, Yuki, Chaein, and Swan.
The group’s pre-debut single “My Heart Skip a Beat” was released on November 18, 2020. On March 15, 2021, PURPLE KISS debuted with their mini album INTO VIOLET. PURPLE KISS released their second mini album titled HIDE & SEEK on September 8, 2021. They debuted on March 15, 2021 with the title track “Ponzona”.
Compared to other Kpop idols, Purple kiss is considered as a self- producing group where all members are talented & skilled not just based on visuals, dance or vocals but also composing and participating in choreography.
PURPLE KISS MEMBERS PROFILES
1.) Park Jieun (박지은) or also called Bambi (nickname) was born on September 4, 1997 (zodiac sign: Virgo) in Seoul, Gangdong-gu, South Korea. She is the Vocalist of the group. This Korean singer weighs 49 kg (108 lbs) and her height is 166 cm (5’5). Other than Korean language, she’s also good at speaking Japanese. She’s an animal lover. Her first pet was a hamster and now she has a dog. Jieun really likes a food; her favorite is pizza however she can’t eat cheesecake due to her health conditions. She’s also the oldest among the other members. Jieun was a trainee for 4 years and 1 month before going on Produce 48. She likes dancing, and playing the guitar. Her motto in life is “I’ll be the brightest person.”
2.) Na Go Eun (나고은) or also called Goraengee, Anne Montgomery (Nicknames) was born on September 3, 1999 (Virgo) in Nam-gu, Gwangju, South Korea. She’s the Main vocalist and Lead Dance in the group. She joined in the competition on Produce 48. However, she only ranked 29 and was eliminated. This Korean singer weighs 44 kg (94 lbs) and her height is 160m (5’3). She went to Hanlim Multi Arts and also studied in the Philippines for 2-3 years. She also auditioned for JTBC survival show MIXNINE, but sadly she wasn’t able to make a cut. Her favorite food is anything her mom and grandmother makes. She doesn’t like eating seafood. Summer is her favorite season. Go Eun likes watching action movies and cooking shows. Going to the movies alone is one of her ways to relieve stress and her motto in life is “Live each day as if it was your last.”
3.) Dosie (도시) or Jang Eun Seong (장은성) (Birth name) was born on February 11, 2000 (Aquarius) in Busan, South Korea. Her family consists of her parents and a twin sister named Eun-Seo. She’s the Main dancer and vocalist of the group. Her height is 163 cm (5’4). She also auditioned for JTBC survival show MIXNINE and ranked #78. Dosie was the first member of the group to join RBW (2016). She has lots of favorites including eating hot pot, watching movies like Little Forest/ Heart Signal, dancing and drawing. She once said that if she had a superpower, it would be teleportation. She also helped Chaein choreographed the song “My Heart Skip a Beat”. And also, she idolized the Kpop group Wonder girls.
4.) Ireh (이레) or Cho Seo Young (조서영) (Birthname) was born on April 30, 2002 (Taurus). She’s the Main dancer and vocalist of the group. Her height is 164cm (5’4). She is a former trainee under YG Entertainment. She joined the group Purple Kiss in February, 2020. She’s a little childish compared to othesr members because of the age gap. She said that the three words to describe her as a person are positive, dance, and squirrel. She’s a shy type girl especially when she’s around with strangers and high- tension. Seoyoung is good at drawing and likes doing weird expressions. She expresses herself in her art. Spongebob is her favorite movie. A word to herself is “Let’s do the best seyoungah!”.
5.) Yuki (유키) or ori Koyuki (もうりこゆき) ( Birth name) was born on November 6, 2002 ( Scorpio). The Japanse singer’s height is 164cm (5’4). She joined RBW in 2018. She’s the only Japanese member of the group. She has been in korea about 3 years to achieve her dream to become a Kpop Idol. She’s the Main Rapper, Lead Dancer, and Vocalist of the group. Yuki wrote her rap parts for both of their pre-debut singles “My Heart Skip a Beat” and “Can We Talk Again”. She likes Michael Jackson a lot and loves to drink soda. Her unique laugh touches the heart of her fans. Spicy food is always delicious for her and she prefers cream spaghetti (carbonara) than tomato spaghetti. She has a cat named Gingjjang and has lot of stuffed animals. Shopping or watching horror movies is her way to enjoy herself.
6.) Chaein (채인) or Lee Chae Young (이채영) (birth name) was born December 5, 2002 (Sagittarius) in Busan. Her mom is a famous cellist in korea, her dad is a director, and her older sister is a cf model & an artist. The Korean singer’s height is 160 cm ( 5’3) and she’s the Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer and Rapper of the group. Before joining in RBW, she was a former YG trainee and became friends with TREASURE’s Yedam. She was a member of “Future 2ne1” alongside Moon Sua, Im Suah, Park Seoyoung, Jinny Park and Lee Seoyeon. Chaein appeared on a sbs show called sbs star king when she was 6. Chaein co-wrote and co-composed their 2nd pre-debut single “Can We Talk Again”. Pork belly with onion salad and cakes are her favorites, she said that she can ate the whole cake. She likes to draw and dance every time. The members also agree that Chaein like to tease older member. And also she has two dogs named Willy and Bella.
7.) Swan (수안) or Park Su Jin (박수진) ( Birth name) was born on July 11, 2003 ( Cancer). She lived in the Philippines and went back to Korea to become a trainee. The Korean singer’s height is 165.5 cm (5’5″) and she’s the Main Vocalist and Maknae ( youngest) of the group. She is known for her charismatic voice. Other than Korean, she can also speak and fluent in English. She participated in the guide version of the song “Snapping”. She did the guide version of the song “Wind Flower” for Mamamoo and collaborated with the singer lunchbox. She appeared in MIXNINE but didn’t passed audition. She was on hiatus due to health issues from September 30th 2020 to December 23rd 2020. She has lots of favorites such as drinking cola, painting and vocal covers. Purple is her favorite color.