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  • Band Name: Girls' Generation / SNSD
  • Hangul: 소녀시대 (Sonyeo Shidae)
  • Genres: Dance, K-Pop
  • Labels: SM Entertainment
  • Website: girlsgeneration.smtown.com

Biography

Girls' Generation (also known in Korea as "SNSD" ("소녀시대") is a 9 member female idol group from SM Entertainment. Members consist of Tae-Yeon (leader, main vocal), Jessica (main vocal), Sunny (vocal), Tiffany (vocal), Hyoyeon (sub vocal,main dancer), Yuri (sub vocal,lead dancer), Sooyoung (sub vocal, lead dancer),Yoona (sub vocal,lead dancer), Seohyun (lead vocal). The group's Korean name "SNSD" stands for "Sonyeo Shidae" which means literally "The age when girls' (have) control".

Each one of members were shown through special promotional videos by SM Entertainment on July 6, 2007. Before Girls' Generation debut, Yoona began her acting career by acting at the drama "Two Outs in the Ninth Inning." The group then debuted with their first single "Into the New World"〈다시 만난 세계〉on August 2, 2007 and also released their first album "Sonyeo Sidae" in the same year. Their debut album was not as successful as their future albums would become.

The group then released their first mini album "Gee" on January 7, 2009. Title song "Gee" went to number 1 on Korean music charts. On June 29, 2009, the group's second mini album "Genie" ("소원을 말해봐") was released. Title song "Genie" ("소원을 말해봐") became popular and sold over 100,000 copies. Girls' Generation had their first Asia tour titled "Into the New World," which started in Seoul on December 19, 2009 and went through Shanghai, China and Taiwan.

On January 28, 2010, the group released their second full length album "Oh!". With title track "Oh!" and single "Run Devil Run" the group's image changed from cute girlie types to a stronger sexier image.

On September 8, 2010, Girls' Generation made their debut in Japan with their single "Genie." Two more singles, "Gee" and "Mr. Taxi/Run Devil Run" were also released. In June 2011, The group released their first Japanese album "GIRLS' GENERATION." The album sold more than 600,000 copies in Japan.

On October 19, 2011, the group released their third album "The Boys," which was released simultaneously around the world. The album was released in a Korean language version and English language version. "The Boys" was released in the United States on January 17, 2012 and by January 22, 2017 ranked #2 on the World Albums chart.

Notes

  1. Girls' Generation will appear live on U.S. talk shows "Late Show with David Letterman" on January 31, 2012 and "Live with Regis and Kelly" on February 1, 2012.

Band Members

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Tae-Yeon Jessica Sunny
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Tiffany Hyoyeon Yuri
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Sooyoung Yoona Seohyun

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victoria i really like the song"i got a boy" by girls generation. My sister played it on her phone a long time ago and said her friend was korean and loved the song. Ever since then me and my two brothers would dance in the living room, trying to force out the correct lyrics from our mouths.

Ps: we still do it today !!!

love the song! :) tks!

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Krystie SNSD saranghae. They can dance and sing soooo well. Hwaiting SNSD!!!

tetel i love you snsd iam.... the #1 fans with u i hope someday that i see you ...and i hope we will see in the phillipines and have a concert in cagayan

Charlye Remember to vote for them on youtube awards!!!

wisata pulau tidung Snsd please continue inspire sones and your fans.. We will always be in your side and we will support you no matter what !! Fighting .. Keep it up

SoneYanSeo i lOve Seohyun ! she'sthe bEst For Me!!

-kEep It Up!

  • (SnSd Fan)*

SoneSheena SNSD will always be the best of all the best :)) Snsd please continue inspire sones and your fans.. We will always be in your side and we will support you no matter what !! Fighting .. Keep it up (y) i love you!!

rubymae ambolo .. gO snsd we will support all of you .. we love snsd ..

Patricia :) I Want SNSD ID Card From Girl's Generation We Love You In The Phillippines :)

SONE SNSD fighting! I'll always support you

M JUNKI SNSD fighting......i love u yoonaaaaaa.......

trunks SNSD fighting....taeyeon you are great yoona hope to see you in more dramas, you rock in Love Rain....great acting...thx you

lina khalida snsd jjang ! snsd fighting ! we're Sone :) we love girl generation <3 sarang haeeeee , so nyuh shi daeeee !

syira soe babay fighting

giana ean i love kim taeyeon!

Woo Sung Hyo 소녀 시대 사랑해요 ~! I LOVE GIRLS' GENERATION ! Girls Bring The SONE out !

Sone01 SNSD FIGHTING! Sones will always be with you!

karina why only 4 comments? SNSD fighting!

HelenaViper Hwaiting SNSD!!! But! Yuri is the 2nd main dancer. Tiffany and Sunny both are lead vocals ^^

JeTiSurfer 사랑해 Girls Generation~ ^_____^

denise SNSD DAEBAK!!!!

Javito yeah!! SNSD Daebak!!! SNSD FTW...

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