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{{Infobox person
 
{{Infobox person
 
| name = Mina
 
| name = Mina
| image = TWICE Mina Yes Or Yes promotional photo.png
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| image = TWICE Mina &TWICE - Repackage - Promotional photo.png
| caption = Promotional photo for ''[[Yes or Yes]]''.
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| caption = Concept photo for ''[[&TWICE -Repackage-]]''
 
| birth_name = Myoui Mina (名井 南)
 
| birth_name = Myoui Mina (名井 南)
 
| birth_date = {{Birth date and age|1997|3|24}}
 
| birth_date = {{Birth date and age|1997|3|24}}
 
| birth_place = San Antonio, Texas, United States
 
| birth_place = San Antonio, Texas, United States
| occupation = Singer
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| hometown = Kobe, Japan
| years = 2015–present
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| height = 163 cm
| height = 165 cm
 
 
| weight = 46 kg
 
| weight = 46 kg
 
| blood = A
 
| blood = A
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| occupation = Singer
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| group_debut = October 20, 2015
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| years = 2015–present
 
| agency = [[JYP Entertainment]]
 
| agency = [[JYP Entertainment]]
| associated = [[TWICE]], [[JYP Nation]]
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| associated = [[TWICE]]<br>[[JYP Nation]]<br>''[[SIXTEEN]]''
|hometown = Kobe, Japan
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| colors = {{color box|#6FC5C2}} Mint
}}
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}}'''Mina''' (Korean: 미나; Japanese: ミナ) is a Japanese singer under [[JYP Entertainment]]. She is a member of the girl group [[TWICE]].
   
'''Mina''' (미나) is a Japanese singer under JYP Entertainment. She is a lead dancer and vocalist of the girl group [[TWICE]].
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==Career==
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==='''2015: ''SIXTEEN'', TWICE'''===
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On May 5, 2015, she became a contestant on JYP's newest survival show, ''[[SIXTEEN]]''. She finished the survival in 4th place, hence becoming a member of the girl group [[TWICE]].<ref>[https://news.nate.com/view/20150708n00451?mid=n0107 (KR) Nate: '식스틴' JYP의 미래 짊어질 9인, 걸그룹 트와이스 탄생 (종합)]</ref> They officially debuted on October 20, 2015 with their first mini album, ''[[The Story Begins]]''.
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== Personal life ==
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==='''Health'''===
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On July 11, 2019, it was announced that Mina would stop participating in TWICE's world tour [[TWICE World Tour 2019 'TWICELIGHTS'|TWICELIGHTS]] due to struggling with sudden extreme anxiety and insecurity towards performing on stage.<ref>[https://www.soompi.com/article/1337919wpp/twices-mina-to-not-participate-in-twicelights-tour-due-to-health-concerns Soompi: TWICE's Mina To Not Participate In "TWICELIGHTS" Tour Due To Health Concerns]</ref>
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On August 27, JYP Entertainment released a statement saying that after professional examinations, Mina was diagnosed with anxiety disorder. The main characteristics of symptoms are continuous anxiety or intermittent anxiety that occurs unexpectedly and also sudden changes in anxiety level. Based on this, her participation in the group's activities is being discussed with her and the members and has to be decided entirely based on Mina's objective state of health.<ref>[https://www.soompi.com/article/1348320wpp/jyp-entertainment-explains-health-condition-of-twices-mina-plans-for-upcoming-activities Soompi: JYP Entertainment Explains Health Condition Of TWICE's Mina + Plans For Upcoming Activities]</ref>
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On February 12, 2020, JYP commented on Mina's appearance at the concert in Fukuoka by saying that the condition of her health has stabilized. It was also stated that further activities will be carried out with consideration of her health.<ref>[https://www.soompi.com/article/1382558wpp/jyp-entertainment-reveals-update-on-health-of-twices-mina Soompi: JYP Entertainment Reveals Update On Health Of TWICE’s Mina]</ref>
   
 
==Filmography==
 
==Filmography==
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===Reality shows===
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* ''[[SIXTEEN]]'' (Mnet, 2015) - contestant
 
===Music video appearances===
 
===Music video appearances===
* [[Junho]] - "Feel" (2014)
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* [[Junho]] - "[[Feel]]" (2014)
* [[miss A]] - "Only You" (2015)
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* [[miss A]] - "[[Colors (miss A)|Only You]]" (2015)
* [[Park Jin Young]] - "Fire" (feat. Conan O'Brien, Steven Yeun, & [[Jimin Park]]) (2016)
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* [[J.Y. Park]] - "[[Still Alive|Fire]]" {{small|(feat. Conan O'Brien, Steven Yeun, & [[Jimin Park]])}} (2016)
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==Producing and writing credits==
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{| class="article-table" style="text-align:center;"
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! align="center" |Year
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! align="center" |Artist
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! align="center" |Song
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! align="center" |Album
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! align="center" |Type
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|-
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|2018
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| rowspan="2" |[[TWICE]]
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|"Shot Thru The Heart"
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|''[[Summer Nights]]''
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| rowspan="2" |Writing
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|-
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|2019
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|"21:29"
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|''[[Feel Special]]''
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|}
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
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* She is the member who had the shortest training period (1 year) before debuting as a member of Twice.
 
* She is the member who had the shortest training period (1 year) before debuting as a member of Twice.
 
* Mina studied ballet for 11 years before joining Urizip Dance School for more modern dance training.
 
* Mina studied ballet for 11 years before joining Urizip Dance School for more modern dance training.
* Mina was born in Texas, but moved to Japan when she was a toddler. She holds both US and Japanese passports, but must give one up before she turns 22.
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* Mina was born in Texas, USA, but moved to Japan as a toddler. Previously, due to her birthright, she held both US and Japanese passports, but had to give one up before she turned 22 as per Japanese nationality law. It is currently unknown which citizenship she retained.
 
* Mina loves ketchup and claimed she can eat it with anything.
 
* Mina loves ketchup and claimed she can eat it with anything.
 
* Mina is the best swimmer in the group, and can surf.
 
* Mina is the best swimmer in the group, and can surf.
 
* She is a huge gamer.
 
* She is a huge gamer.
* Other members of TWICE have expressed amazement that Mina is able to stay in bed all day long.
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* In Japanese, her name Mina (南) means "south".
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* Other members of TWICE have expressed amazement that Mina is able to stay in bed all day long.<ref>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLoqSO1zMPw 180410 SBS Power FM "Choi Hwajung's Power Time' with TWICE]</ref><ref>[https://vlive.tv/video/39493 V LIVE]</ref>
 
* Mina has a family dog named Rei, who is male and 10 years old. She worries for him because he is very old.
 
* Mina has a family dog named Rei, who is male and 10 years old. She worries for him because he is very old.
   
 
==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==
===Promotional===
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{{Main article|[[Mina (TWICE)/Gallery]]}}
<gallery captionalign="center" hideaddbutton="true" orientation="square" spacing="small" widths="150">
 
TWICE Mina The Story Begins photo.png|''[[The Story Begins]]''
 
TWICE Cheer Up Teaser 3 Mina.png|"[[Cheer Up]]"
 
TWICE Mina Page Two photo.png|''[[Page Two]]''
 
TWICE Mina TWICEcoaster Lane 1 photo.png|''[[TWICEcoaster: Lane 1]]''
 
TWICE Mina Twicecoaster Lane 2.png|''[[TWICEcoaster: Lane 2]]'' (1)
 
TWICE Mina TWICEcoaster Lane 2 promo photo 2.png|''[[TWICEcoaster: Lane 2]]'' (2)
 
TWICE Mina Signal photo.png|''[[Signal]]'' (1)
 
TWICE Mina Signal photo 2.png|''[[Signal]]'' (2)
 
TWICE Mina Signal photo 3.png|''[[Signal]]'' (3)
 
TWICE_Mina_One_More_Time_promotional_photo.png|"[[One More Time]]"
 
TWICE Mina Twicetagram promo photo.png|''[[Twicetagram]]''
 
TWICE Mina Merry & Happy promo photo.png|''[[Merry & Happy]]''
 
TWICE Mina Candy Pop promo photo.png|"[[Candy Pop]]"
 
TWICE Mina What is Love? promotional photo.png|''[[What is Love?]]'' (1)
 
TWICE Mina What is Love? teaser photo 2.png|''[[What is Love?]]'' (2)
 
TWICE_Mina_Summer_Nights_promo_photo.png|''[[Summer Nights]]''
 
TWICE BDZ Mina promotional photo.png|''[[BDZ]]''
 
TWICE Mina Yes or Yes promotional photo 2.png|''[[Yes or Yes]]'' (2)
 
</gallery>
 
===Pictorial===
 
<gallery captionalign="center" hideaddbutton="true" orientation="square" spacing="small" widths="150">
 
TWICE Mina Elsword promo.png|"Elsword"
 
TWICE Mina Oh Boy promo.png|"Oh Boy!"
 
TWICE Mina NBA Style promo.png|"NBA Style"
 
TWICE Mina MLB Summer 2017 Promo.png|"MLB Summer 2017" (1)
 
TWICE Mina MLB Summer 2017 Promo 2.png|"MLB Summer 2017" (2)
 
TWICE Mina Korea W 2017 Promo.png|"Korea W 2017"
 
</gallery>
 
   
{{Stub|person}}
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==References==
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{{Reflist}}
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{{stub|person}}
 
{{TWICE}}
 
{{TWICE}}
[[Category:JYP Entertainment]]
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[[Es:Myoui Mina]]
[[Category:TWICE]]
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[[ru:Мина (TWICE)]]
 
[[Category:Singers]]
 
[[Category:Singers]]
 
[[Category:Female singers]]
 
[[Category:Female singers]]
[[Category:1997 births]]
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[[Category:TWICE]]
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[[Category:JYP Entertainment]]
 
[[Category:SIXTEEN]]
 
[[Category:SIXTEEN]]
 
[[Category:Mina (TWICE)]]
 
[[Category:Mina (TWICE)]]

Revision as of 05:21, February 12, 2020

Mina (Korean: 미나; Japanese: ミナ) is a Japanese singer under JYP Entertainment. She is a member of the girl group TWICE.

Career

2015: SIXTEEN, TWICE

On May 5, 2015, she became a contestant on JYP's newest survival show, SIXTEEN. She finished the survival in 4th place, hence becoming a member of the girl group TWICE.[1] They officially debuted on October 20, 2015 with their first mini album, The Story Begins.

Personal life

Health

On July 11, 2019, it was announced that Mina would stop participating in TWICE's world tour TWICELIGHTS due to struggling with sudden extreme anxiety and insecurity towards performing on stage.[2]

On August 27, JYP Entertainment released a statement saying that after professional examinations, Mina was diagnosed with anxiety disorder. The main characteristics of symptoms are continuous anxiety or intermittent anxiety that occurs unexpectedly and also sudden changes in anxiety level. Based on this, her participation in the group's activities is being discussed with her and the members and has to be decided entirely based on Mina's objective state of health.[3]

On February 12, 2020, JYP commented on Mina's appearance at the concert in Fukuoka by saying that the condition of her health has stabilized. It was also stated that further activities will be carried out with consideration of her health.[4]

Filmography

Reality shows

  • SIXTEEN (Mnet, 2015) - contestant

Music video appearances

Producing and writing credits

Year Artist Song Album Type
2018 TWICE "Shot Thru The Heart" Summer Nights Writing
2019 "21:29" Feel Special

Trivia

  • Mina got cast while shopping with her mom. She auditioned for JYP in Japan and joined the trainee program in South Korea on January 2, 2014.
  • She is the member who had the shortest training period (1 year) before debuting as a member of Twice.
  • Mina studied ballet for 11 years before joining Urizip Dance School for more modern dance training.
  • Mina was born in Texas, USA, but moved to Japan as a toddler. Previously, due to her birthright, she held both US and Japanese passports, but had to give one up before she turned 22 as per Japanese nationality law. It is currently unknown which citizenship she retained.
  • Mina loves ketchup and claimed she can eat it with anything.
  • Mina is the best swimmer in the group, and can surf.
  • She is a huge gamer.
  • In Japanese, her name Mina (南) means "south".
  • Other members of TWICE have expressed amazement that Mina is able to stay in bed all day long.[5][6]
  • Mina has a family dog named Rei, who is male and 10 years old. She worries for him because he is very old.

Gallery

Main article: Mina (TWICE)/Gallery

References

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