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Sihyeon (시현) is a South Korean singer under Yue Hua Entertainment. She is the leader of the girl group EVERGLOW.

Career

2016–2018: Produce 101 and Produce 48

In January 2016, Sihyeon became a contestant on the survival show Produce 101 as an independent trainee. She was eliminated in episode 8 after ranking 40th place.[1] Following the show's conclusion, she signed with Yue Hua Entertainment.

In May 2018, she participated in Produce 48, where she was eliminated in episode 11 after ranking 27th place.[2]

2019: Debut with EVERGLOW

On February 18, 2019, Yue Hua Entertainment revealed that Sihyeon and fellow Produce 48 contestant Wang Yiren would be debuting in the company's girl group EVERGLOW.[3] That same day, Sihyeon was officially revealed as the group's first member.[4]

EVERGLOW officially debuted on March 18 with the single album "Arrival of EVERGLOW".

2020–2021: The Show

On February 7, 2020, Sihyeon was announced as one of the new hosts for SBS' The Show, alongside Juyeon and Kim Min Kyu.[5] On February 2, 2021, it was announced that all three MCs will be stepping down following the February 2 broadcast of the show.[6]

Following the release of EVERGLOW's third single album Last Melody, it had been announced that the leadership position, originally held by E:U, would be passed onto Sihyeon.[7]

Personal life

Health

On December 1, 2020, Yue Hua Entertainment shared that Sihyeon and Yiren had been diagnosed with COVID-19. As a result, all remaining EVERGLOW members and their staff would go on voluntary self-isolation for two weeks. The group had recently recorded an episode of Yoo Hee Yeol's Sketchbook with a few other artists, but they all tested negative.[8]

On January 9, 2021, Yue Hua Entertainment that both Sihyeon and Yiren were out of isolation and tested negative on a final COVID-19 test. Thus, they were cleared to return to group promotions.[9]

Filmography

Reality shows

Music shows

Trivia

  • She is known for her strong resemblance to Suzy.[10]
  • Prior to Produce 48, she was a trainee for 2 years and 2 months.[11]
  • Her hobbies are cooking, collecting pretty things, and nail art.[11]
  • Her specialties are singing and dancing.[11]
  • Her role models are Sunmi and U-Know.[12]
  • Sihyeon's favorite Greek goddess is Demeter.[13]
  • Her nicknames include Positivity Queen, Syeon, and Flower Sihyeon.[12]

Gallery

Main article: Sihyeon (EVERGLOW)/Gallery

References