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Kim Tae-yeon also known as Taeyeon is a South Korean pop singer, actress, and spokesmodel. She is the leader of the Korean nine-member girl group Girls’ Generation, formed by SM Entertainment in 2007. She has also worked as TV presenter, radio DJ and appeared in reality-variety shows, as well as recording solo singles. She is known as Taiyan in Taiwan,written 泰妍 in China.


Taeyeon(태연) was born in the city of Jeonju, North Jeolla on March 9, 1989. She was trained in singing and dancing. Taeyeon was discovered in the 2004 SM Entertainment’s 8th Annual Best Contest winning Best Singer 1st Place & Grand Award in the contest. In 2004, she was featured in The One’s song “You Bring Me Joy” before debuting as Girls’ Generation leader. She is a 2008 graduate of Jeonju Art High School and was decorated by the Lifetime Achievement Award of the high school.


Digital Singles
  • Byeol Cheoreom (별처럼; Like A Star)(Taeyeon & The One), 2010
  • Saranghaeyo (사랑해요; I Love You) , 2010
  • Dalla (달라)(Taeyeon & Kim Bum Soo), 2010
Soundtracks/ Other
  • The One – The One 2 (#8 You Bring Me Joy (part 2) (Feat. Taeyeon)) , 2004
  • Hong Gil Dong OST (#2 Manyage), 2008
  • Kangta – Eternity (#5 7989 (Duet. So Nyeo Shi Dae- Taeyeon)) , 2008
  • Beethoven Virus OST (#7 Can You Hear Me…?), 2008
  • Heading To The Ground OST (#1 I’m Only in Love (Taeyeon, Sunny)), 2008

Other Information

  • Birth name : Kim Tae-yeon
  • Also known as : Taeng-goo (탱구)
  • Born : March 9, 1989, Jeonju, North Jeolla, South Korea
  • Origin : Seoul, South Korea
  • Genres : Pop, dance-pop
  • Occupations : singer, actress, model, TV presenter, radio DJ
  • Instruments : Vocals, guitar
  • Years active : 2007 – present
  • Labels : SM Entertainment
  • Associated acts : Girls’ Generation, SM Town



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  1. ara abrigo says:

    love hyo yeon forever

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