Chaeryeong (ITZY)

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Chaeryeong ITZY - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

Lee Chae-ryeong, or popularly known as Chaeryeong, is a South Korean singer. She is a member of the girl group ITZY.

She gained recognition after participating in survival shows but became famous after debuting as a rapper in ITZY.


Chaeryeong had a lot of hard work before she became well-known for her talents in dancing and rapping.

Before she joined JYP Entertainment as a trainee, she had auditioned for Fantagio in 2012. Unfortunately, she didn’t make it.

After failed to join Fantagio, Chaeryeong then auditioned for JYP Entertainment and passed the audition. She then became a trainee for JYP in 2014.

When she was still a 14-year-old girl, she became a contestant for SIXTEEN. In this program, she successfully ranked in the 12th position but failed to be a member of the winning team, Twice.

But still, she finally got her own path when she was revealed as a member of ITZY on January 12, 2019.

She and her fellow ITZY members then released their first single album, It’z Different on January 20, 2019.


  • Real Name: Lee Chae Ryeong
  • Stage Name: Chaeryeong
  • Nickname: Chaeryeong, Chocolate Holic
  • Birthdate: June 5, 2001
  • Birthplace: Yongin, Gyeonggi, South Korea
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Nationality: South Korea
  • Position: Rapper, Dancer, Sub-Vocalist (ITZY)
  • Religion: –
  • Profession: Singer, Dancer, Rapper
  • Education: Hanlim Multi Art School
  • Hobbies: Watching movies and dramas, Eating, Sleeping
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Height, Weight & Appearance 

  • Height: 166 cm (5’5″)
  • Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)
  • Blood Type: B
  • Hair color: brown
  • Eye color: brown
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  • Mother: –
  • Brother: –
  • Sister: Lee Chaeyeon, Lee Chaemin

Boyfriend & Dating History

Chaeryeong has never been revealed to be in a relationship.

Net Worth

Chaeryeong has an estimated net worth of $1 million. Her main income comes from her career in ITZY.

Plastic Surgery

There has been no real confirmations or proof that Chaeryeong did any surgery.


  • Her older sister, Chaeyeon, is also an idol, formerly in the girl group IZ*ONE.
  • When she studied at Hanlim Multi Art School, she joined the Department of Musical Theatre.
  • Chaeryeong also attended Kyw Dance School.
  • When Chaeryeong was a trainee, she successfully got a trip to Japan as a winner.
  • She once learned jazz dance on that Japan trip.
  • This idol spends five years training in JYP Entertainment.
  • She often being considered a scaredy-cat.
  • She loves to write and compose music.
  • She really likes a ballad genre for music.
  • She doesn’t like winter.
  • Chaeryeong did Beyonce’s End of Time dance and Ledisi’s Lose Control in her audition.
  • She really likes the romantic comedies genre in watching movies or dramas.
  • She often touches her hair throughout the day.
  • Her favorite song is Because of You owned by Ne-Yo.
  • She is a close friend of Yuri from IZ*ONE.
  • Somi, Daehwi, Jiwon from Fromis_9, and Twice are her friends.
  • Chaeryeong got her own room in the dorm.
  • Before she goes to sleep, she usually watches ASMR videos.
  • Chaeryeong really likes dancing to the music owned by the seniors.
  • She once danced Cherry Bullet’s Q&A, Twice’s Fancy, and (G)I-DLE’s Senorita.
  • She doesn’t like ice cream with chocolate mint flavor.
  • Chaeryeong has a motto, “Be a person who knows how to be satisfied.”
  • Her ideal type is…

Reality Series

  • K-Pop Star 3 (SBS | 2013-2014), as a contestant
  • SIXTEEN (Mnet | 2015), as a contestant
  • Stray Kids (Mnet |2017), as a cameo (Ep. 1)

Music Video Appearances

  • Boys Like You (2022) –– ITZY
  • Sneakers (2022) –– ITZY
  • Voltage (2022) –– ITZY
  • LOCO -Japanese ver.- (2021) –– ITZY
  • WANNABE -Japanese ver.- (2021) –– ITZY
  • Swipe (2021) –– ITZY
  • Loco (202) –– ITZY
  • Mafia In The Morning (2021) –– ITZY
  • Not Shy (2020) –– ITZY
  • Wannabe (2020) –– ITZY
  • ICY (2019) –– ITZY
  • DALLA DALLA (2019) –– ITZY


“I try to keep myself centred so that I don’t lose my balance from the words of other people.” (Elle Singapore Interview)

“I want to tell you to cherish and love yourself the most. I don’t think there’s anything more important than that!” (Elle Singapore Interview)

“Before, when I was in recording booths, I was very nervous. But now I’m having a little bit of fun, and I’m very proud of myself.” (Clash Music Interview)

Pics of Chaeryeong 

1. Chaeryeong looks so fierce yet hot in this photo

Chaeryeong ITZY - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

2. How could a human being so pretty like this

Chaeryeong ITZY - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

3. Classy Chaeryeong is so breathtaking in this dress

Chaeryeong ITZY - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

4. Her hair color matches her outfit so well

 ITZY - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

5. She is so cute with this pose

 ITZY - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career

Chaeryeong is a super-talented and amazing girl. She is really kind and generous, too. That’s why the fans always support her no matter what.