The leader and oldest member of Lovelyz is Lee Soo Jung, better known as Baby Soul (born Jul 6, 1992).
The youngest member (maknae) of Lovelyz is Jeong Ye In (born Jun 4, 1998).
The tallest member of Lovelyz is Ryu Sujeong with a height of 168 cm (5’6”).
The shortest member of Lovelyz is Lee Soo Jung, better known as Baby Soul, with a height of 155 cm (5’1”).
Before their debut, in their trainee days, they were known as the Woollim girls, and later it was rumored that the name of the group would be Radiance.
Before debuting, Jin released ‘Gone’, Baby Soul ‘No Better Than Stranger’ and ‘She’s a Flirt’ and Ji Ae ‘Delight’.
On November 3, 2014, a pre-debut video was unveiled, showing the group’s effort in their practices.
They are the first female group of Woollim Ent.
They debuted with Candy Jelly Love on Melon’s TOP 20.
Member Ji Soo will not be present at the debut due to comments circulating online accusing her of certain rumors such as harassment or rape.
On November 25, 2014, the debut album of “Girls’ Invasion” ranked #9 in Taiwan, showing its popularity overseas. A representative of Woolim Entertainment said, “We are receiving a great number of overseas offers. We are very thankful for those offers, but we will focus on its promotion in Korea first.”
Lovelyz performed together with GOT7, WINNER and Red Velvet, at SBS Gayo Daejun, the 4 groups shared a single stage with “Moves Like Jagger”, which surprised many fans.
INFINITE member Sung Jong came out on episode 5 of LOVELYZ DIARY. He said he went to give full support to Lovelyz as it is the first girl group of WOOLLIM.
Woollim Entertainment issued an official statement confirming that Seo Ji Soo is totally INNOCENT of the rumors she was accused of and that they were created by defamers who have already been fined, thus proving the group member’s complete innocence.
Their debut album ranked first in the Japanese music chart Tower Records.
On August 27th, Jisoo’s return to the group’s activities was confirmed through a teaser photo showing the 8 members of the group.
To celebrate the first year since Lovelyz’s debut, the name of the Lovelyz fandom, 러블리너스 Lovelinus, which, read in Korean, sounds like Loveliness, was unveiled.
“For You” was placed in the first position for a time of 2 hours being from 6am to 8am, this shows that it was not luck that Lovelyz will be placed in the first place.
Sujeong appreciates the honor of being able to be on the first place on Mnet, she said “It is the first time that we are on the first position in a music program since our debut, I am really amazed and excited as well as the other members. We have prepared hard for “For you”, thank you for showing us a lot of love we will keep working hard during our promotions.”
In that same interview they were told “Your uniforms are very nice today. Do you have another schedule later?”. To which they replied “No, we don’t. Our company told us not to wear casual clothes. Our company told us not to wear casual clothes. We don’t plan to be fashion terrorists, but our company seems to think differently.”
They chose Girls’ Generation as their role model.
They did a cover of Michael Jakson’s song “Beat It” in Acapella gaining attention for their good vocals abroad.
They completed the Girly Trilogy consisting of “Candy Jelly Love”, “Hi”, and “Ah Choo”.
“For You” does not enter the “Girly Trilogy” due to the fact that it is a song dedicated to her fans, but it is taken as a transition between one concept to another.
In Weekly Idol, they did short performances in units. They had an R&B unit called “Two SuJeong” with Baby Soul and SuJeong, a Performance unit called “Three-J” with JiSoo, MiJoo and Jin, and a HipHop unit called “JiKeIn” with JiAe, Kei and YeIn.
They appeared on the Red Carpet of the ‘KungFu Panda 3’ event alongside Jack Black.
Consider themselves big fans of Girls’ Generation
When asked to say a word to their fans, they said, “For people who love Lovelyz, we are still new so there are still some things missing but we will work hard to become a better Lovelyz while receiving more love. We spent 2015 with Hi~, Ah-Choo and For You. In 2016 we will work harder to pass your expectations, show you good stages and good music. thank you!”
Tickets for their first mini-concert sold out in 5 minutes, there was an attendance of 2000 people, mostly men.
They are models of a new mobile game for Kakao Talk called “Baek Bal Baek Joong” which translates to “Never miss the target”.
They have become the exclusive models for the cosmetics brand “Secret Key”.
Ah Choo has remained within Melon’s TOP 30 for months, even making it into the TOP 20 of #19 after 5 months, which is amazing for a Rookie group.
They performed their top four songs so far at the 2018 World Cup qualifier match, Korea vs Lebanon held on 24-03-16.
Without even having debuted in Japan “A new Trilogy” topped the Japanese Tower Records music chart, this is the second time.
“Destiny” ranked high on the Korean music charts since its debut, being in Melon’s #6 and the other charts’ #2 or #3 place.
Famed producer Brent Fischer, who has worked with Prince, Michael Jackson, Vanessa Williams, Toni Braxton, Usher, Eric Benet and more, praised the title track of her second mini album “Destiny,” calling it a slick song with a world-class sound and said he was impressed with Lovelyz’s vocals.
On April 27, Star News confirmed that Brent Fischer contacted Yoon Sang, producer of Lovelyz’s new album, to express his desire to support the group’s entry into the American music market.
They became characters for the mobile game “Sudden Attack”.
“Goodnight Last Yesterday” ranked #1 on Melon’s Rising Chart after a year and a half of being revealed (07-06-16). This song was written 7 years ago (lead vocals were male) but was rejected by different companies until Yoon Sang (Lovelyz’s producer) heard it and arranged it for Lovelyz being the first song to be revealed as a group before officially debuting.
They were appointed ambassadors against tobacco by the Ministry of Defense, with the aim of reducing the number of smokers in the army by 30%.
Lovelyz in Winterland had an attendance of 6,600 people, 78.6% of whom were men.
They were named honorary ambassadors of the K-LEAGUE, the first group of girls to be ambassadors of a professional sports league.
The album R U Ready? disappeared as of 11:27 pm KST from Melon’s listing due to an internal problem, returning at 1:00 am KST which caused great confusion among fans, Woollim reported that he had received an apology from Melon. However, fans suspect that this may have been related to the change in distribution company, as it was previously Loen, who owns Melon, and now it is CJ E&M.
Lovelyz will have a reality show in which they had to travel to Canada to film it.
“Now, We” ranked high on iTunes in Vietnam, the Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Mexico, Denmark, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, and Australia.
“Now, We” ranked #102 on the iTunes World Top K-pop Albums chart ahead of artists such as IU, Triple H and SECHSKIES.
They won their first musical show award with Now, We two and a half years after their debut.
“Unforgettable” ranks #2 on the TOP 10 albums on iTunes Japan in the first week of September.
Lovelyz ranks #13 on the TOP 20 Worldwide iTunes Album Chart, beating artists such as John Petrucci, Queen, Coldplay and Ed Sheeran.
“Unforgettable” managed to sell 12,700 physical copies on its first day of release. It ranked #2 on the Hanteo Chart.
“Unforgettable” ranked high in more than 23 countries on iTunes (K-POP) including countries such as Brazil, Mexico, Israel, United States, Canada, Japan, United Kingdom, Turkey, among others.
“Unforgettable” charted in considerable rankings in over 18 countries on iTunes (All Generes) including countries such as Israel, Hong Kong, France, Australia, Spain, United States, Mexico, Canada, among others. “
“Unforgettable” reached #1 on Synnara’s Daily Chart.
The song “Obliviate” ranked one hour (07:00 KST) after its release at #2 on Bugs, #40 on Soridaba, #31 MelOn (old system) and #5 on Genie.
“Unforgettable” debuted at #90 on MelOn’s TOP 100 Daily Chart.