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Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

Kim Yoo Yeon, former “My Teenage Girl” contestant, is known as an apprentice who almost made her debut as a member of the new CLASS: y girl group. Wondering if she’s still chasing her dream as a K-pop idol? Find out below.

On ex-My Teenage Girl contestant Kim Yoo Yeon

Kim Yoo Yeon is a South Korean intern who became known to the public when she participated in MBC’s “My Teenage Girl”, the survival program that produced the new girl group CLASS: y.

(Photo: Instagram: @kimyooyeon_)
Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

She was an intern at PocketDol Studio, which is now home to the K-pop groups DIA and BAE173, as well as the Venus project group, and Hongja and Song Gain soloists. On her online profile, you can read that she joined the agency in 2021 and left in 2022.

Kim Yoo Yeon’s journey on MBC’s “My Teenage Girl”

Kim Yoo yeon was a fourth-grade participant on MBC’s “My Teenage Girl.” It was first revealed in the trailer for the survival show in September 2021.

Kim Yoo Yeon

(Photo: Instagram: @ teenage_girls_11)
Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

In Episode 1, Kim Yoo Yeon performed “Gashina” Sunmi along with Jeon You Eun and Yoon Chae Won. However, she was eliminated from the competition after receiving only one vote from each of the champions.

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Fortunately, in episode 3, mentor Jeon Soyeon of (G) I-DLE brought her back to the show. Soyeon explained that if you search the internet for “My Teenage Girl,” Yooyeon is the first participant to appear in search results, and it is good to have a group member that catches the eye of the public.

Kim Yoo Yeon

(Photo: Instagram: @ teenage_girls_11)
Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

Since then, it has achieved good results and ranks high in each rating. In fact, she has never left the top three since returning to the competition.

Kim Yoo Yeon was part of the team that performed Aespa’s Black Mamba on Mission 2, IZ * ONE’s La Vie en Rose on Mission 3, and Little Mix’s Power on Mission 4.

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Kim Yoo Yeon

(Photo: Instagram: @ teenage_girls_11)
Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

She was also part of the team that recorded GFRIEND “Time for a Moonlit Night” for the fifth mission, “Leon” Surprise & IU for the sixth mission and others.

The final episode of “My Teenage Girl” arrived and Kim Yoo Yeon was a candidate for seventh and final place in the rookie line-up, alongside Yoon Chae Won.

Unfortunately, Chaewon came in seventh, making Yoo Yeon eighth. Since her debut as a member of CLASS: y, she has only had one place.

Kim Yoo Yeon

(Photo: Instagram: @ teenage_girls_11)
Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

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Many fans were upset with the results and it was said that fans were constantly sending messages to the company, “begging” them to include Yoo Yeon in their rookie lineup. Fans even broadcast her latest fancam so often that she got more views than all of the other 13 girl fans.

The reason why fans gave her a lot of support is because they knew joining MBC’s My Teenage Girl was her first and last chance to debut as a K-pop idol because her parents didn’t want her to pursue this career and they wanted her to do it. get a real job instead.

Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Apprentice status who almost made his debut as a CLASS member: y

A few months after failing to be included in the debut line-up of CLASS: y, the fans did not hear the news about the intern.

Kim Yoo Yeon

(Photo: Instagram: @ teenage_girls_11)
Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

But July 11 was there revealed Former “My Teenage Girl” player Kim Yoo Yeon will make her debut as a member of the upcoming tripleS girly band, which is managed by MODHAUS.

Kim Yoo Yeon

(Photo: Instagram: @triplescosmos)
Where’s ex-My Teenage Girl player Kim Yoo Yeon? Here’s what we know

tripleS is set to debut in 2023 and the company is currently revealing members one by one.

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With a script by Maria Scott

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