She Was Once In A Band
Joo-Yeon first entered the Korean entertainment industry when she debuted with her Korean pop group, After School in 2009.
After two years of being with the group, Joo-Yeon progressed and became the the leader of A.S. Blue, After School’s sub-unit group.
In 2014, Joo-Yeon’s contract with Pledis Entertainment, After School’s management company, ended and she subsequently left the group.
She's Also An Actress
Ardent fans of Korean dramas will know that Joo-Yeon has starred in several shows such as Smile Again and was also in a variety show called Invincible Youth.
She Was An Internet Star Before Being A Singer
Before debuting as a singer in After School, Joo-Yeon was already a rising Internet star. As a teenager, Joo-Yeon would often post beautiful selfies of herself, earning herself the title of ulzzang or “best face” in Korean.
Joo-Yeon was raved about her having beautiful round eyes and the much desired v-shaped face that Koreans love.
G-Dragon Isn't The First Guy She's Been Linked To
Before her relationship with G-Dragon came to light, Joo-Yeon was linked to actor So Ji Sub in 2014. The couple had a 10 year age difference between them.
She's Notoriously Private
Despite having an Instagram account, Joo-Yeon is notoriously private and usually only posts photos of herself for advertisement campaigns, selfies or magazine spreads.
Sadly, despite trying to keep their relationship with G-Dragon under wraps, vicious fans have still found ways to attack her online with comments that flood her Instagram photos.