Get To Know About The K-Pop Idols Who Are Siblings!
You may be interested to know that there are some of the K-Pop Idols actually siblings, which makes people believe that idols genes are real. It may be because one of them inspired other to join the K-Pop industry, nevertheless they can support and understand each other’s careers. More than that, given that K-Pop entertainment is known as a competitive industry, you might be surprised to find several members from the same family involved in it. They’re usually under different agencies, although in some cases under the same label. Let’s take a look at some K-Pop idols who have talent running in the family, below!
#1 Jessica Jung & Krystal Jung
These siblings are the most popular pair among idols. Jessica and Krystal Jung were under the same label before, SM Entertainment. Jessica was once a member of the group Girls’ Generation (SNSD), who debuted in 2007, and Krystal was a member of the girl-group f(x). These sisters were scouted in a mall in South Korea during their family vacation and joined the SM Entertainment training system in 2000. They were born and come from San Fransicso, California.
They even had a reality-variety show in 2014, called Jessica & Krystal . The show displayed the Jung sisters’ real lifestyle. Until now they are always showing love and support for each other on their social media, and also spending time together.
#2 Sandara Park & Park Sang-hyun
Park Sanghyun, known as Thunder, is a former member of MBLAQ who moved his career to Mystic Entertainment. Meanwhile, Sandara Park, also known as Dara, is a former member of 2NE1, under YG Entertainment. They were both born in Busan, South Korea, and grew up in the Philippines. They support each other’s careers, and even vacationed together in the Philippines after not going back together for 10 years.
#3 AKMU’s Chanyuk & Suhyun
These talented siblings were the winners of K-Pop Star Season 2 and then signed to YG Entertainment. They are singer-songwriters who lived in Mongolia for five years with their parents before becoming entertainers. Chanyuk sings and plays guitar and Suhyun is also a singer. They successfully became famous stars in the K-Pop industry now, after going to South Korea to just try their luck in a talent search and winning the contest.
#4 Boyfriends’ Kwangmin & Youngmin
Kwangmin and Youngmin are twins who were born 6 minutes apart. Kwangmin and Youngmin become members of the boy-band called Boyfriend under Starship Entertainment in 2011. They were trained under JYP Entertainment for two years before debuting.
From a source, the twins were onceasked about their relationship. Kwangmin and Youngmin said, “While being active as singers, we tend to rely on each other. We know about each other’s voices very well, so we share musical advice with each other.” Youngmin added, “I had a lot of difficulties before and after my debut, but just knowing that my brother is in the same group comforts me. It’s because no matter what issues I face, I know that I’ll have at least one person who is always on my side.” They also revealed their future dreams. The twins said, “We once acted as antagonists before. We still have a desire to act. We also want to release an album together.” Their group was disbanded on May 17, 2019.