Solbi( Korean :솔비, 率悲, born September 30, 1984) is a South Korean singer and actress , who debuted as a member of mixed group Typhoon in 2006.

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  • by robotman  -  November 11, 2015 01:42 AM

    [ASKKPOP] Whoa, Solbi's making major bank with her paintings!

    Everyone knowsSolbias the lovable, 4-dimensional, slightly airheaded singer, but did you know she's an incredibly talented artist?Solbi was one of the girls featured on the 10th's episode oftvN's 'Taxi', where she was part of the special that invited brave girls who weren't afraid to say what was on…

  • by asian  -  November 8, 2015 11:38 PM

    [ASKKPOP] Heo Ji Woong speaks up again in IU's defense + Solbi also has somethin…

    Heo Ji Woongspoke up once again onIU's behalf.Amid the various criticism IU is receiving, he said, "People who say that it is a taboo even for expression have a trend of trying to make everyone follow the moral boundaries they build. Even people who don't believe it's a big deal start taking si…

  • by ifrit1112  -  October 4, 2015 07:47 AM

    [ASKKPOP] Solbi hints fans on details of her upcoming mini-album

    SingerSolbirecently shared a self-made painting to give fans a hint about what her upcoming mini-album will be like.Solbi posted to her Twitter on the 22d,"This is my most recent work titled, 'Concentration Queen'~ Although she is up on one leg, when she concentrates on something she can carry …

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 Solbi's Biography

A SM trainee before transferring to Trifecta Entertainment , Solbi had been trained by songwriter Kim Se-jin for more than 2 years before debut. However, due to her solo activities, she left Typhoon in 2008.

It is commonly confused that Solbi was born in 1983. This is because there had been a misunderstanding while filing her birth certificate, whereas it officially states that she was born in 1983, while her real birthdate is 1984, which she confirms on a talk show with her mother. Also, her legal name was changed to Kwon Ji Ahn.

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 Solbi's Career

A total of 18 tracks make up Typhoon's first album, which was released in 2006. The album ranges from disco, reggae, techno and ballads. Although the trio concentrates on dance music, Typhoon wanted to display their talent by offering a variety of songs on their first album.

On February 1, 2010, Typhoon disbanded after four years. A representative stated that the members will pursue solo careers and other activities.

Aside from her music career, Solbi has also achieved fame as a television host on MBC, in shows such as Sang Sang Plus Season 2 (alongside Lee Hyori and Shin Jung-hwan ), as well as Music Core with Big Bang members Seung Ri and Dae Sung from March 2008 to March 2009, later replaced by Tiffany and Yuri of Girls' Generation .

As of February 2008, Solbi was cast in the reality showWe Got Married, where celebrities are paired up to live together as newlyweds. Solbi was paired up with Hong Kyeong Min for the Lunar Special episode, but for the rest of the series her partner is Andy of Shinhwa . Through this relationship, she has appeared on other variety shows with Andy's band members Kim Dong Wan , Jun Jin , Shin Hye Sung and Lee Min Woo . She was also cast in MBC mini series라이프: 특별조사팀(LIFE: Special Investigation Unit)for seven episodes until she quit due to commitments toWe Got Married. Her character, Jung Ju Ri, was written to leave the show because of her upcoming marriage to Andy.Solbi and Andy made their official exit fromWe Got Marriedon October 5, 2008.

On June 19, 2008, Solbi released her first solo digital single, titled "Cute Love", the lyrics in which she composed herself. The song is used as Andy and Solbi's theme song for the show.

On July 15, 2008, she recorded a Korean version of " Way Back into Love " from the 2007 movieMusic and Lyricswith Kim Jong Wook . Solbi's first mini album titled "Do It, Do It" was released on September 17, 2008. Her second album, titled"French Kiss"will be released on April 16, 2009.

Solbi starred on a show,Love Escort, taking care of a baby for one week. A digital single was released on 9 April 2009, titled "Love Escort" as the show's theme song. Solbi gained popularity through Mnet'sIce Princess, where she undergoes intensive training to become a figure skater.

Solbi appeared as one of the main MCs for Infinity Girls Season 2, but stepped down later, citing scheduling conflicts with her upcoming album.

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 Solbi's Television appearances

  • SBS Strong Heart
  • Haja GO!
  • Love Letter
  • Old TV
  • Star Golden Bell
  • New X-man
  • Jiwhaza
  • Yashimmanman
  • KBS Happy Together
  • Super Junior Mini-Drama
  • Myungrang Hero
  • I like Sunday - Change
  • Sunday Sunday Night - Sebakwi
  • Line Up
  • Sunday Sunday Night - Nothing is Possible
  • Sunday Sunday Night - We Got Married
  • Battle 8vs1
  • Sang Sang Plus Season 2
  • Show Music Core
  • Quiz Sense Battle
  • Love Generation
  • Star King
  • Love Escort
  • Ice Princess
  • Infinity Girls
  • King Saturday Driving School

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 Solbi's Discography


Troika (1st album, 2006)

  • Lover Reggae Typhoon
  • So...
  • Shall We Kiss
  • Paradise
  • From Monday to Saturday
  • Love Virus
  • U Ha Ha Ha
  • Sha La La La

Summer Remix (digital single, 2006)

  • Remix hits from their first album

Travel (2nd album, 2007)

  • Only You
  • I'll Wait

Goodbye( the last single, 2/2010)

  • Destiny



  • Cute Love (Digital Single)
  • Do It
  • Always Together
  • 부탁해요 (Please) (narration, with AWESOME!)
  • Always Together
  • White Kiss
  • Love Escort
  • 벌 받을 거야 (Punished)
  • 어쩌죠 (What Should I Do?)


  • Do It, 2008

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