Park Ji-hyo ( Hangul: 박지효, born as Park Ji-soo), better known by her first name, Jihyo (Hangul: 지효), is a South Korean singer and dancer, she is the leader and main vocalist of Twice.



Life and career

Jihyo was born on February 1, 1997 in Guri, Gyeonggi, South Korea with her birth name, Park Ji-soo. She legally changed her given name to Ji-hyo when she was 18 years old. Her family consists of her parents and two younger sisters, Seoyeon and Jiyoung.

When Jihyo was a third grader, she participated in a contest on Junior Naver for a child role. After she won second place, she was scouted by JYP Entertainment. She officially joined the company on July 15, 2005, and was a trainee for over 10 years. Jihyo was known mostly pre-debut as the face of Innisfree's teen line "TN" with boy band Boyfriend and later with future group mate Nayeon. She was set to debut in the girl group 6mix along with future group mate Nayeon, Jeongyeon and Sana and some ex-trainees, prior to competing on Sixteen, but the project was cancelled.

Personal Life

On August 5, 2019, JYPE has confirmed that Jihyo is currently dating Kang Daniel.[1] It was also revealed that 2AM member Seulong who introduced him and Jihyo to each other.[2]

Filmography

Televison Shows

Music video appearances

Discography

Soundtrack

Collaborations

  • "Inkigayo Music Crush Part.1" (with Ben, Jeong Eun Ji) (2016)
  • Inkigayo - All for You - REPLY 1997 OST (With NCT U Doyoung) (2016)

Credits

◯ = Participates as writing/composer/producer, ✖ = Not participated as writing/composer/producer

Twice Discography

Album Song Writing Composer Producer Ref.
Signal Eye Eye Eyes
Twicetagram 24/7
What Is Love? Ho!
Yes Or Yes Sunset
Fancy You Girls Like Us
Feel Special Get Loud
21:29
Eyes wide open Up No More

Video Gallery

References

TWICE
NayeonJeongyeonMomoSanaJihyoMinaDahyunChaeyoungTzuyu
Discography
Korean Studio Albums Twicetagram (Merry & Happy)Eyes wide open
EP The Story BeginsPage TwoTwicecoaster: Lane 1 (Twicecoaster: Lane 2)SignalWhat Is Love?Yes Or Yes (The Year of Yes)Fancy YouFeel SpecialMore & More
Special Albums Summer Nights
Title Tracks Like Ohh-AhhCheer UpTTKnock KnockSignalLikeyHeart ShakerWhat Is Love?Dance The Night AwayYes Or YesThe Best Thing I Ever DidFancyFeel SpecialMore & MoreI Can't Stop Me

Japanese Studio Albums BDZ (BDZ -Repackage-)&TWICE (&TWICE -Repackage-)
Best Albums #TWICE#TWICE2#TWICE3
EP What's Twice?
Single Albums One More TimeCandy PopWake Me UpHappy HappyBreakthroughFanfareBETTER

English Digital Singles More & More (English ver.)
Concert
Tours Twiceland (2017)Twiceland ZONE 2: Fantasy Park (2018)TWICE 1st ARENA TOUR 2018 "BDZ"TWICE DOME TOUR 2019Twice World Tour 2019TWICE DOME TOUR 2019
Beyond LIVE TWICE: World In A Day
Videography
Youtube Series TWICE TVTWICE: Seize The LightTIME TO TWICETwice's Elegant Private Life
TV Series Sixteen
Others
Agencie(s) JYP EntertainmentWarner Music JapanRepublic Records
Covers I Want You Back
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