Wendy was born with the full name Son Seung-wan (손승완). She is the member of the famous Kpop girls group Red Velvet which debuted on August 1, 2014. In July 2018, Wendy collaborated with Yang Da-il for the single "One Summer" which was released on July 2. Position Wendy revealed that she was able to celebrate her birthday on February 21 with her whole family, including her sister and parents. General Information Since Wendy from Red Velvet left her parents in Canada to become an idol, fans have been delighted to learn that she was finally able to celebrate Christmas Eve with them in South Korea this year. Besides her passion for singing, she is also able to play several instruments, including the piano, guitar, flute, and saxophone. [16], Wendy originally did not intend to audition for SM Entertainment, but was cast by the company when she accompanied a friend to the S.M. (Red Velvet’s Competitive Game Night) – Seulgi was mentioned by labelmate Kyuhyun from Super Junior, gaining some attention before debut. A clip of Wendy singing a cover of Taylor Swift's "Speak Now" was released on S.M. Red Velvet’s Wendy who has the birth name Son Seung-wan was the Red Velvet member who comes from a family of music lovers. Wendy never really revealed her parents’ names or their occupations, maybe because she wanted to preserve their privacy. Son Seung-wan (손승완) is a K-Pop singer, who is professionally known as Wendy. The group released their debut album The Red in 2015 and have made numerous television appearances. In July 2016, Wendy and her Red Velvet bandmate Seulgi released an original soundtrack titled "Don't Push Me" for the TV drama series Uncontrollably Fond. I literally talk to them about you all the time. She had already appeared in 1 movies, 1 TV Series, 5 Variety shows, and 5 Music videos. Wendy began his acting debut in the 2015 Korean films ‘SMTown: The Stage’. Prior to that, it would be deer since her debut. The Red Velvet members profile consists of 5 members: Irene, Seulgi, Wendy, Joy, and Yeri. She used to post/upload videos on Youtube, but had to delete her account after joining SM, but some videos of her singing have been re-uploaded by fans. [42] In May 2020, Wendy collaborated with Zico for the OST of The King: Eternal Monarch “My Day Is Full Of You”. At a fansign for “Psycho”, the Red Velvet members revealed that Wendy was unable to chew any food because of her cheekbone injury. [28] The song peaked at number 7 on South Korea's Gaon Digital Chart. Son Seung-wan, simply known as Wendy, is a South Korean singer best known as a member of the k-pop girl group Red Velvet. The other members picked her as the healthiest member. Her representative fruit is blue-flesh orange. At only five years old, she decided she wanted to become a singer. SingerSongwriterVoice Actress Japan 47 kg South Korea), better known as Wendy, is a Korean singer and voice actress. Plus, her sweet fellow Red Velvet members all contacted her at exactly midnight to wish her a happy birthday. Log In. In March 2020, Wendy was confirmed to take part as main voice actor for the Korean release of DreamWorks animated film Trolls: World Tour. [25], In January 2016, Wendy became a long-term panelist on We Got Married and participated in King of Mask Singer as a contestant under the alias "Space Beauty Maetel". Since her debut, Wendy has appeared on the variety shows, We Got Married, King of Masked Singer, Trick and True, Raid the Convenience Store and Battle Trip. Birth Name Wendy released a collaboration single with Eric Nam titled "Spring Love" on March 4, 2016, as part of S.M. Entertainment's pre-debut group, S.M. [43] In November 2020, aside from Red Velvet’s OST “Future” for the drama Start-Up, Wendy had her solo OST “Two Words”. She possesses a 4-octave vocal range that spawns from Eb3-Eb7. Whilst living in the North American continent, Wendy began using the name, Wendy Son and learnt to speak English, French and Spanish, alongside her native Korean. [26][27] In March 2016, she collaborated with Eric Nam on a duet titled "Spring Love", as part of SM Entertainment's SM Station project. S.M. —Wendy. A b o u t R e d v e l v e t. HUHUHU MY PARENTS ARE HAPPY WELCOME BACK ... See more of Red Velvet - Wendy Updates PH on Facebook. She made a cameo in the series, Descendants of the Sun and made an appearance in the documentary, SMTown: The Stage. Entertainment's official Youtube channel. [39][40] The music video for the duet was released on October 19, 2018 on YouTube. Log In. In October 2016, she became a fixed panelist for the KBS show Trick & True together with her bandmate Irene. Red Velvet Official It's been nearly a month since the horrific incident involving Red Velvet member Wendy getting injured during SBS's 'Gayo Daejeon'. Create New Account. Its music video used footage from their live performance of the song at the SMTOWN LIVE TOUR V in JAPAN and was released on the same day. [32], Wendy released the song "I Can Only See You" with Seulgi in January 2017 for the OST of the KBS2 TV series, Hwarang. She can play various instruments like piano, saxophone, flute, guitar. Raised in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada, she studied in the United States and … Voice-over of Queen Poppy for the Korean-dubbed version, TOP 10 Asia-Pacific Gold Song of the Year, This page was last edited on 24 January 2021, at 04:21. Wendy's parents are music lovers. She was a member of the Richmond Hill HS Show Choir and participated as a soprano. Years Active Not Now. Everyone says she's one of the kindest person they know, and was given the nickname of Wenresa, a play on Wendy+ Mother Teresa, on Level Up Project. Before Fame. Her father is the current Kazakhstani Ambassador to China and her mother is an international human rights lawyer. The song was released on June 8, 2015 and debuted at #31 on the Gaon Singles Chart. Related Pages. [41] In November 2018, Wendy released the song "Goodbye" for the soundtrack of JTBC drama The Beauty Inside. Nickname(s) [36] In February 2018, Wendy was chosen as the interactive holographic avatar of SK Telecom's new AI voice assistant speaker, 'Holobox'.[37]. [13], Her parents were initially against her pursuing a career in music and wanted her to focus on her studies, but while she was still in high school, they eventually allowed her to audition to become a singer in South Korea. She came to fame after joining girl group Red Velvet. [21], Wendy collaborated with rapper Yuk Jidam for the song "Return", which is part of the OST of KBS2's Who Are You: School 2015. However, when Wendy posted her delicious Christmas meal on Instagram, ReVeluvs was surprised by a detail that revealed how rich she really is. Wendy was part of S.M. [30][31] In the same month, she was featured in the English version of Latin pop star Ricky Martin's single "Vente Pa' Ca". Wendy was born as Son Seung-wan. Her family consists of her parents, an affluent couple, whose names haven't been revealed to the public and her sister, named Son Seung-hee who is three years her senior. February 21, 1994 (age 26) [47] The accident and subsequent hospitalisation led to cancellation of all her planned activities [48] In February 2020, Wendy was discharged from hospital after spending two months recovering, and began outpatient treatment. Seongbuk-dong, Seoul, South Korea The film was released in April. She made her comeback on January 1, 2021, at SMTOWN Live Culture Humanity. Entertainment's predebut group SM Rookies on March 14, 2014. Due to the alleged lack of common safety measures by the show's crew members in the stage design, in addition to the lift stairs not being in place for the performance, she fell approximately 2.5 metres (8.2 ft). She trained for approximately 2 years under S.M. [18][19][20], On August 1, 2014, Wendy made her official debut as a member of Red Velvet. Son Seung-wan Red Velvet 6th Member. [14][15] In 2018, YG Entertainment's then CEO Yang Hyun-suk revealed that Wendy once auditioned for the company but wasn't accepted. [5] Besides her passion for singing, she is also able to play several instruments, including the piano, guitar, flute, and saxophone. 손승완 She is a member of the South Korean girl group Red Velvet. She is the main vocalist of the South-Korean girl group Red Velvet. Associated Acts See more of Red Velvet - Wendy Updates PH on Facebook. Wendy never really revealed her parents’ names or their occupations, maybe because she wanted to preserve their privacy. She released another song "Let You Know" for the soundtrack of the JTBC drama D-Day on October 16. Wendy Entertainment, being cast in 2012. Wendy aspired to become a singer from the age of only six and throughout her life trained to fulfill this goal, as well as learning to play the saxophone, piano, flute and guitar. Prior to this in 2010, she auditioned for the "Koreaboo: Cube Entertainment Global Auditions 2011" with an online audition and was picked from over 5,000 videos by Koreaboo and Cube Entertainment to continue to the final round in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. As a singer, … The song was released on June 8, 2015 and debuted at number 31 on the Gaon Digital Chart. Kids', toddler, & baby clothes with Wendy designs sold by independent artists. Olaf Birth Place Seulgi red velvet Mother, Family, Birthday, Parents & More Seulgi red velvet was born on 10 February 1994, in Ansan, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. Red VelvetS.M. Rookies, "Do everything to your best ability with a positive mindset." Forgot account? She said that the members helped her a lot when she was training and that they are her family. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Other than that, Red Velvet’s Wendy is also blessed with great body shape. Blood Type Wendy was assigned to represent the color blue and chosen to be the main vocalist of Red Velvet, which debuted on August 1, 2014. ✓ = Participates as writing/composer/arrange, ✖ = Not participated as writing/composer/arrange. Korea She spent her childhood there, with her older sister and parents, until she was in 5th grade. or. Her representative weapon is a pair of scissors. Prior to joining SM Entertainment, Wendy used to upload music videos of her singing on YouTube. Job Height Her designated animal is squirrel since Summer Magic era. [1][12] Returning to Canada, she later studied at Richmond Hill High School in Richmond Hill, Ontario, where she participated in the school's show choir called Vocal Fusion. Are you curious to know how she got that? ... Wendy,” you whispered as your parents smiled at you and Wendy, walking over to help. On January 9, 2016, she became a panelist on We Got Married. [34] In the same month, she became the host of the KBS World show K-Rush. Wendy was born on February 21, 1994 in Seongbuk-dong, a neighborhood in Seongbuk District in Seoul, South Korea. Shop high-quality t-shirts, masks, onesies, and hoodies for the perfect gift. 161.3cm Birth Date real height)* Weight: 47 kg (104 lbs) Blood Type: O Instagram: @todayis_wendy Wendy facts: – She was […] Her family consists of her parents, an affluent couple, whose names haven't been revealed to the public and her sister, named Son Seung-yeon, who is three years her senior. For those who may not be aware, Wendy fell from a stage tunnel that was over two meters high during rehearsals. Wendy (Red Velvet) Facts and Profile, Wendy’s Ideal Type Stage Name: Wendy (웬디) English Name: Wendy Son Korean Name: Son Seung Wan Birthday: February 21, 1994 Zodiac sign: Pisces Height: 160 cm (5’3″)(Official) / 158 cm (5’2″) (Approx. Rookies, along with Red Velvet members Irene, Seulgi and Yeri. Entertainment Her habit is moving her eyebrows around a lot. [29] In December 2016, Wendy participated in two other singles for the SM Station project, "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas", featuring pianist Moon Jung-jae and violinist Nile Lee, and "Sound of Your Heart", a collaboration with several SM Entertainment artists. SM Entertainment has shared an update on the health of Red Velvet’s Wendy. Being raised in Canada and Minnesota, she is the only member who can speak fluent English. [5], In 2010, she submitted an online audition for Koreaboo's Global Auditions in 2011 with Cube Entertainment. or. Red Velvet 6th Member (FC: Anelia Moor) Stage Name: Noor ... Kazakhstan to parents of Kazakh descent. Wendy was born in Seoul, South Korea, with the name Son Seungwan. Wendy was born in Seoul, South Korea, with the name Son Seungwan. Create New Account. Her injuries included a pelvic fracture, a broken wrist and a cracked cheekbone, all on the right side of her body. Coming from a family of music lovers, Wendy showed interest in becoming a singer when she was only six years old. This Is Your Day (for every child, UNICEF), http://pop.heraldcorp.com/view.php?ud=201904050901511601813_1, https://redvelvet.fandom.com/wiki/Wendy?oldid=23502, Voice-over of Queen Poppy for the Korean-dubbed version, Top 10 Asia-Pacific Gold Song of the Year. She can speak French, spanish, English, korean. She also been chosen as the most forgetful member. [44], In 2021, Wendy will make her official return as a co-host of Mysterious Record Shop. Agency Wendy: It's passed down well from my parents. Her zodiac sign is a Pisces, her Chinese zodiac sign is a Dog. [45][46], On December 25, 2019, Wendy was involved in a stage accident during her solo stage rehearsal at the 2019 SBS Gayo Daejeon. Shon Seung-wan (Korean: 손승완; born February 21, 1994), known professionally as Wendy, is a South Korean singer. Wendy has also collaborated with rapper Yuk Ji-dam for the song "Return", one of the OSTs of KBS2's drama Who Are You: School 2015. For her education in these countries, she attended Shattuck St Mary's School and Richmond Hill High School. Red Velvet Wiki is a FANDOM Music Community. Red Velvet | Meeting Your Parents. She spent her childhood there, with her older sister and parents, until she was in 5th grade. She is close friend's with Gugudan's Sejeong. [2] While living in both countries, she became fluent in English and also learned to speak some French and Spanish. G.NA personally picked the 15 finalists with Koreaboo to open for her first solo showcase, held in Vancouver, BC, Canada. [33] In February, she sang the Korean version of "My Time" which is part of Disney Channel's Elena of Avalor's official soundtrack and also appeared in its music video. – She starred in a musical arranged by the company entitled School Oz, playing the lead role of Dorothy. JOY. Wendy (Red Velvet) - Profile, Fact, Biography, and Photos Wendy (웬디) is a singer and dancer from South Korea who was born on February 21, 1994 in Seongbuk-dong, Seoul, South Korea. She used to share a room with Seulgi, but she now has her own room. Red Velvet's Wendy has come under fire online for her impersonation of Black girls, with international fans calling her out for racism and stereotyping.. 170820 Red Velvet WENDY Parents Come To they Concert @ Red Room Concert Day 3 [Fancam] ... Red Velvet Wendy Addresses Her Hometown - Redmare @ Toronto [20190219] - … "—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that region. They are the reason why she love music too. Entertainment's SM Station project. Wendy made her official debut as a member of Red Velvet On August 1, 2014. At the age of 12, Wendy and her sister, moved to live in the USA and later Canada. Joy said that Wendy can't even chew food, so she can only eat them after they're smashed…but Wendy's parents are both here and taking care of her! [17] She trained for less than two years before she was introduced as a member of S.M. Red Velvet member Wendy trends on Twitter after comeback April 24, 2020 After four months of being on hiatus following a stage rehearsal accident on December 2019, Wendy or Shon Seung-wan of Korean girl group Red Velvet is back in the limelight. [8][9][10] She lived in Brockville, Ontario[11] before moving to the United States to attend Shattuck-Saint Mary's in Faribault, Minnesota, where she was an honor student and athlete, and earned various awards for academics and music-related activities. Though she was not the final winner, she was one of fifteen finalists personally picked by Korean singer G.NA and Koreaboo from over 5,000 videos to continue to the final round in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and open for G.NA's first solo showcase. Occupation Global Audition in Canada in 2012. O Wendy was born on February 21, 1994 in Seongbuk-dong, a neighborhood in Seongbuk District in Seoul, South Korea. On October 27, she, along with Kangta and Seulgi, released a remake of the 2001 song "인형 (Doll)" by Shinhwa's Shin Hye-sung and Lee Ji-hoon as part of the second season of the SM Station project. After graduating high school in 2012, she moved to South Korea to establish a professional singing career. In 2012, she auditioned at the 'S.M Global Audition' in Canada and was recognized for her musicality, being able to play several instruments, as well as having strong vocal skills. [6], She lived with her family in Jecheon until her fifth year of elementary school, when she moved to Canada with her older sister, Shon Seung-hee,[7] to study abroad. [3][4] Coming from a family of music lovers, Wendy showed interest in becoming a singer when she was only six years old. Wendy was born as Son Seung-wan. She knew she wanted to become a singer since 5. [38] In October, it was announced that Wendy was set to release an English duet with American singer John Legend entitled "Written in the Stars" as part of the third season of SM Station, Station x 0 which would be Wendy's sixth time to participate in the project. On King of Mask Singer (episode 43 aired on January 24, 2016), she participated as a contestant with the stage name "Space Beauty Maetel". Born Son Seung-wan under the sign of Pisces on the 21 st of February 1994, in Seongbuk-dong, Seoul South Korea, Wendy is a 24-year-old Asian singer of Korean descent, perhaps best known to the world for being a part of the popular South Korean girl group named “Red Velvet.” She has also had a number of other successes as a musician over the course of her … Her favorite number is 77, which is also her representative number. For Wendy from K-pop girl band Red Velvet, singing is all that matters. Her English name is Wendy Shon. There, she started using her English name 'Wendy Shon'. She also released a track Because I Love You, which was one of the soundtracks of the Mnet drama series, Mimi, which labelmate Changmin starred in, appearing in the music video as well. [49], 1994–2014: Early life and career beginnings. She recalled singing Kim Gun-mo's "Moon of Seoul" and passed. Wendy spent most of her childhood years in Cheongju, South Korea. However, when Wendy posted her delicious holiday meal on Instagram, ReVeluvs were shocked by one detail that exposed how wealthy she really is. 레드벨벳 (Red Velvet) Musician/Band. [22][23][24] She released another song "Let You Know" for the soundtrack of the JTBC drama D-Day on October 16. Hangul Her designated chess position is being a bishop. [35] She released a duet with Baek A-yeon on December 2, called "The Little Match Girl". Main Vocalist No wonder she has a beautiful voice and is the main vocalist of Red Velvet, right? 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From her childhood, she always aspired to be a singer. I’m actually 100% sure they’re going to adore you,” you said. My skin tone is taken after my Dad, and the texture after my Mom. [18] As part of SM Rookies, Wendy released the song "Because I Love You" for the soundtrack of the Mnet drama Mimi and appeared in the song's music video. 2014–present Originally posted by nohsehun “Sooyoung! Who is Wendy? Wendy Son (born February 21, 1994 in Seongbuk-dong, Seoul. Since Red Velvet ‘s Wendy left her parents behind in Canada to become an idol, fans were ecstatic to hear she finally got to celebrate Christmas Eve with them in South Korea this year. For that same reason, she can withstand the cold the best, which is the opposite of. She can play four musical instruments - piano, flute, saxophone and guitar.