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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

For every performance, be it at music shows or awards ceremonies, K-pop idol costumes are often one of the things that become a hot topic among fans and internet users. Some outfits pay attention to how they make artists look elegant and luxurious, while other outfits receive negative reactions to how weird they look on celebrities. But there are also outfits that make several K-pop idols appear to be soloists on stage.

Below is a list of K-pop idols that once looked like solo artists because of their stage outfits.

5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

BLACKPINK Rosé

(Photo: Instagram: @roses_are_rosie)
5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

The first on our list is BLACKPINK Rosé. In 2018, BLACKPINK performed their hit “As If It’s Your Last” at the Seoul Music Awards. All four members were stunning as always.

BLACKPINK 2018 Seoul Music Awards

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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

But it was noticeable that while Jennie, Lisa, and Jisoo wore black clothes, Rosé wore a white outfit, which made her stand out and look like a soloist. Nevertheless, each member continued to shine throughout their performance.

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IVE Jang Wonyoung

IVE Jang Wonyoung

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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

There was also a time when Jang Wonyoung looked like a solo artist when IVE performed on stage, particularly on SBS Gayo Daejeon in 2021 when IVE performed their debut song “ELEVEN”.

IVE SBS Gayo Daejeon 2021

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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

At the time, Wonyoung was the only one in a completely white outfit. Her outfit included similar shimmering accessories and shoes, but all of her outfit was white with a hint of black. Meanwhile, the costumes of the other IVE members were mostly black with accents of white. The difference in costumes was more noticeable during the initial formation as the reserve dancers also wore black.

aespa karina

aespa karina

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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

Karina’s aespa is similar to IVE Jang Wonyoung and BLACKPINK Rosé. When aespa held its first fan gathering in Seoul, “MY SYNK. aespa ”, in July, Karina stood out on the stage because she was the only one to wear a white outfit during the performance of“ Girls ”.

aespa MY SYNK

(Photo: YouTube: Cerise)
5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

In the meantime, all her companions dressed in black. And of course, to match her white outfit, aespa Karina also wore white shoes while Winter, Giselle, and Ningning wore black.

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Seulga Red Velvet

Seulga Red Velvet

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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

Red Velvet Seulgi also joins our list of K-pop idols who have emerged as soloists due to their stage outfits. But in her case, she wasn’t wearing a white outfit.

Red Velvet Peek A Boo

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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

When Red Velvet appeared on SBS’s “Inkigayo” in November 2019 to perform their return song “Peek-A-Boo”, the girls were wearing rainbow-themed outfits. In fact, Joy has become popular thanks to her rainbow dress. But apart from her, Seulgi also got people’s attention because of her black outfit with a blue mesh blouse. In short, she was the only person not wearing colorful clothes.

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Billie Tsuki

Billie Tsuki

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5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

Finally, Tsuki emerged as a solo artist when Billlie performed “GingaMingaYo (strange world)” on MBC’s “Show! Music Core” in March.

Billie GingaMingaYo

(Photo: YouTube: MBCkpop)
5 K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because of their stage outfits

Although she was also wearing orange, the shade of her outfit is much lighter than that of her fellow mates, which makes her more noticeable from a distance. It’s worth noting that this was also the time she went viral due to her numerous facial expressions while dancing.

Do you know any other K-pop idols who once looked like soloists because their stage outfits differed from other band members?

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With a script by Maria Scott

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