Taeyeon is a famous singer and TV personality from South Korea, who stands among the most popular celebrities from there. She is a member of the female group, Girls’ Generation, which was formed by SM Entertainment company where she has been training. You may explore in details below the biography, career and net worth of Taeyeon in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Taeyeon full and the official birth name is Kim Tae-yeon. She was born on March 9, 1989, in Wansan-gu district in Jeonju city, South Korea. Her father’s name is Kim Jong-gu, and her mother’s is Kim Hee-ja. We have no information on her parent’s work or occupations. Her father didn’t believe much in the entertainment world but he later admitted that she has a beautiful voice.
Taeyeon was probably raised and she grew up in her hometown. She finished her education at the Jeonju Fine Arts High School. She attended the SM Academy which was a part of SM Entertainment company. She received vocal training from the singer The One. She has 2 siblings, sister Kim Hayeon and brother Kim Jiwoong.
Taeyeon has probably experienced relationships in her personal life just like many other celebrities and entertainment people. She had a relationship with the South Korean singer, songwriter, actor and model Baekhyun. A few years ago, rumors came out talking about her dating the South Korean singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer, entrepreneur and fashion icon G-Dragon, but that was officially denied.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Taeyeon was inspired by a few musicians during her early days such as Whitney Houston and BoA. Her first professional work was with Girls’ Generation group on their debut self-titled album which was successful. Her debut EP album “I” peaked on various charts in Japan, South Korea and U.S. Her first studio album “My Voice” also peaked on charts in several countries.
Taeyeon has received many awards with Girls’ Generation group and alone. She is the winner of multiple Golden Disc Awards, Seoul Music Awards, MBC Drama Awards and Gaon Chart Music Awards. Her name came on several MBC Plus X Genie Music Awards in 2018.
Taeyeon latest work is an EP named “Something New”, which has a total of 6 tracks and has peaked on 2 charts in South Korea. Her new song, “Stay”, received a lot of great reviews and she is expected to gain more success in the near future.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The South Korean singer and TV personality Taeyeon has an estimated net worth of probably somewhere more than $10 million. She worked on various songs solo and with other artists and that is the main source of her wealth. Taeyeon albums peaked on top charts in her country and in others which means that the albums achieved big numbers in copy sales.
Taeyeon is one of these days biggest names when it comes to singers from South Korea. She has been successful in the field with Girls’ Generation group and solo. We are not sure if Taeyeon is in a relationship now as she hasn’t posted anything about that on her social media profiles.