Get Closer With South Korean Singer Kim So-hee (Profile, Facts, Produce 101, Scandal, and Instagram)


Complete Information About Kim So-hee, Rising Female Vocalist and MC From Produce 101, Season 1

Who doesn’t know about the show Produce 101? The survival show series has become the program where lots of talented Hallyu idols, singers, and entertainers are discovered. Not just the members of the winner groups, I.O.I, Wanna One, and IZ*ONE, but other contestants have also debuted either as part of a group or as a solo artist. Kim So-hee is one of those contestants.  She briefly debuted as a member of the project fan group I.B.I, and debuted in the long-term as a female soloist. Apart from performing on stage, Kim So-hee also shines as a host on variety shows, showing her to be a multi-talented celebrity at her young age.

In this article, Byeol Korea will tell you all about Kim So-hee, starting with her personal profile and fun facts, her discography and filmography, her appearance on Produce 101, her debut as a member of I.B.I and her solo career, her Instagram feed, fashion style, and latest news. So, stay tuned!

Kim So-hee’s Full Profile
  • Birth Name: Kim So-hee
  • Nickname: Quick Sohee, Fairy
  • Date of Birth: January 20, 1995
  • Age: 25 (Korean) / 24 (International age)
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Chinese Astrology: Pig
  • Blood Type: A
  • Height: 162 cm
  • Weight: 41 kg
  • Education: Samsung Girls’ High School
  • Facebook: officialkimsohee
  • Instagram: soh_eee
  • Talent Agency: The Music Works

Fun Facts About Kim So-hee
  • Kim So-hee was a trainee for 1 year and 4 months.
  • Her hobbies include singing, whereas her specialties are singing and dancing.
  • Kim So-hee joined the audition for Superstar K.
  • She also participated in Produce 101, season 1, and finished the show ranked 15th.
  • Kim So-hee participated on The God of Music 2 and debuted in the project group C.I.V.A, with fellow Produce 101 contestants Yoon Chae-kyung and Lee Soo-min.
  • Not only was she in C.I.V.A, she also debuted in another project group, I.B.I, with some other eliminated contestants from Produce 101, including Lee Hae-in, Yoon Chae-kyung, Han Hye-ri, and Lee Soo-hyun.
  • In 2017, Kim So-hee was included in the line up of Girls Next Door, a project girl-group formed by the television program Idol Drama Operation Team, with other female idols such as Red Velvet’s Seulgi, Jeon Somi, Oh My Girl’s YooA, MAMAMOO’s Moonbyul, and Lovelyz’s Sujeong.
  • She wants to go on variety shows, especially Running Man, because she used to run track when she was in school. She also wants to appear on Radio Star because of her curiosity about handling the tough questions.
  • Kim So-hee’s ideal type is actor Kang Ha-neul. She also admired B1A4’s Jinyoung for his capability in singing and producing music.
  • In an interview with International bnt, the singer shared her support for Hotshot and former Wanna One member Ha Sung-woon, as both of them went to the same high school during freshman year and went through JYP’s audition for a year. She even cried when she was Sungwoon was chosen as the last member to be added to Wanna One.

Kim So-hee’s Discography

Earning her nickname as the ‘quick contestant’ on Produce 101, Kim So-hee has lent her beautiful voice to various Korean drama soundtracks, such as Kim So-hyun’s drama, Let’s Fight Ghost, Seo In-guk’s drama, Shopaholic Louis, and Lee Yeon-hee’s drama, Reunited Worlds. Not only solo songs, Kim So-hee has also collaborated with other singers in project groups, namely C.I.V.A, I.B.I, and Girls Next Door. In this section, Byeol Korea has put together the list of Kim So-hee’s songs and albums.

  • 2016 – Pick Me (as part of Produce 101)
  • 2016 – At the Same Place (as part of Produce 101’s Girls on Top on 35 Girls 5 Concepts)
  • 2016 – Coincidence (featuring Song Yu-vin for the original soundtrack of Hey Ghost, Let’s Fight)
  • 2016 – Why (as part of C.I.V.A)
  • 2016 – Molae Molae (as part of I.B.I)
  • 2016 – Navigation (original soundtrack of Shopaholic Louis)
  • 2017 – Will You Love Me (featuring Gilgu Bonggu (GB9) for the original soundtrack of Good Manager)
  • 2017 – Sobok Sobok (featuring Fiestar’s Yezi for debut solo album The Filette)
  • 2017 – Oh! My God! (original soundtrack of Reunited Worlds)
  • 2017 – Deep Blue Eyes (as part of Girls Next Door)
  • 2017 – Sweet Potato X 100 (featuring Kim Shi-hyun)
  • 2017 – Falling You (featuring Block B’s Taeil for the original soundtrack of Meloholic)

Kim So-hee’s Filmography

Initially recognized as a contestant on Produce 101, Kim So-hee’s name became more widely known through singing and hosting gigs on broadcast programs of beauty and food shows due to her eloquent speech. You can check out Kim So-hee’s work on variety shows below!

  • 2016 – Mnet Produce 101 season 1(as Contestant)
  • 2016 – Mnet The God of Music 2 (as Regular Cast)
  • 2016 – jTBC Hello I.B.I (as Regular Cast)
  • 2017 – EBS Doing as One Pleases
  • 2017 – MBC Every1 Kim Min Jung’s Beauty Crush (as Host)
  • 2017 – MBC Delicious Map season 3(as Host)
  • 2017 – Mnet Produce 101 season 2 (as Special Host on episode 5)
  • 2017 – KBS Idol Drama Operation Team (as Regular Cast)
  • 2018 – MBC Delicious Map season 4 (as Host)
  • 2018 – TV Chosun Weekly Beauty Claire (as Host)
  • 2018 – MBC Every1 Gourmet Idols (as Host)
  • 2018 – MBC King of Mask Singer (as Contestant “Jewelry Sauna” on episode 155)
  • 2018 – Channel A+ Show Pretty (as Host)

Kim So-hee’s Awards and Nominations

In 2017, Kim So-hee is honored to receive the Korean Performing Arts and Newcomer Award from the Korean Culture Entertainment Awards. The achievement was the first award that Kim So-hee collected as a singer. Way to go, So-hee!

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