Dayoung started her career path as an idol when she decided to attend K-Pop Star 1 competition show. Unfortunately, she didn’t pass it after the third round.
Dayoung then thought of another way to be an idol. After doing some consideration, she then tried to join an audition for Starship Entertainment.
She passed the audition and directly became a trainee there. During her trainee days, she trained very hard to prepare for her debut.
After doing training for approximately four years, Dayoung finally got a big chance to make her dream come true.
On 10th December 2015, Dayoung was announced to be one of WJSN members, and also as a part of the Wonder sub-unit.
Two months later, Dayoung officially debuted with the group by releasing Would You Like? as their debut EP.
In 2020, she then became a part of another WJSN sub-unit, WJSN Chocome.
- Real Name: Lim Da Young (임다영)
- Stage Name: Dayoung (다영)
- Nickname: Dayeob, Mom of the Dorm, Poppy, Dayomi
- Birthday: May 14, 1999
- Birthplace: Jeju, South Korea
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Nationality: South Korean
- Position: Lead Vocalist
- Height: 161 cm (5’3″)
- Weight: 45 kg (99 lbs)
- Blood Type: A
- Religion: –
- Profession: Singer, Dancer
- Education: Seoul School of Performing Arts
- Hobbies: Singing, Dancing, Watching TV shows
- Parents: –
- Siblings: –
- Boyfriend: –
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- Instagram: @dayomi99
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- Dayoung is a part of Wonder, φορευς, and WJSN CHOCOME sub-units.
- She is the only child in her family.
- In the group, she becomes the representative of Taurus.
- She is able to play some musical instruments, such as tambourine and triangle.
- There are some people who resonate with her to Shing Dongyeob, a comedian.
- She is one of the best chefs in the group.
- Dayoung is really good at dancing. She can dance MoMoMo at 2x speed.
- When Dayoung debuted, the agency didn’t allow her to get a pigtail hairstyle because of her similarity with Shing Dongyeob.
- She became a classmate for Yunho from ATEEZ.
- She is a part of YTeen alongside Eunseo, Seola, EXY, Soobin, Yeoreum, and also Cheng Xiao.
- She once became a K-Pop Star 1 contestant.
- She made an appearance for the Water Girls reality show.
- She once joined King of Masked Singer and became the winner.
- Dayoung was also got the nickname ‘Poppy’ while did a shooting for their MV.
- She once got dropped when she got into a fansign of WJSN. She then said that she respects everybody who is able to get in the fansign.
- She would like to be in a unit with Seola and Yeonjung.
- She loves teasing WJSN members who are older than her, especially Bona.
- So many people said that she is similar to The Little Mermaid‘s Ariel.
- She would like to cook seaweed soup for WJSN’s fans.
- She would like to try white blonde or ash blue color for her hair.
- She was a schoolmate for Gugudan’s Mina.
- She loves listening to Julia Michaels’ Issues.
- Her ideal type is…
Pics of Dayoung
1. Dayoung looks like a beautiful doll
2. Pretty Dayoung matches the pretty sky
3. Her lip color is so gorgeous
4. A hottie did a good job in her modeling work
5. We love her pigtails so much
Dayoung is the epitome of a vibrant, hard-working, and genuine idol. We are really proud of you, Dayoung!