Hong Jin-young is a well-known South Korean trot musician as well as an entertainer. Hong Jin-young is important for performing in numerous reality Television program/variety shows such as Immortal Songs 2, King of Mask Singer, plus Golden Oldies (가요무대), among others.
|Full Name:||Jin-young Hong|
|Born Date:||09 Aug 1985|
|Net Worth:||$ 1 Million|
Hong Jin-young was conceived on 9 August 1985, and she is presently 35 years old. Hong’s hometown is Bongseon-dong, Nam District, Gwangju, South Korea, plus her zodiac sign is Leo.
Speaking about her educational history, Jin-young certified with a Ph.D. degree from Chosun University. Jin Young finished her studies in Business Administration in the year 2012.
Nevertheless, on 18 December 2020, Hong Jin-young delivered the statement through her individual Instagram plus related to plagiarizing her Master of Trade’s thesis after getting 74 percent on the plagiarism review site the “Copy-Killer.” Then on 23 December 2020, Chosun University Graduate School Committee affirmed that Hong Jin-young’s master’s thesis was copied. The committee subsequently canceled Hong’s postgraduate degrees earned from the University.
Previous to this, Jin-young did her Bachelor’s in Commerce plus Master of Trade program from the same University. Speaking about her family, Jin-young has a sister called Hong Sun Young. Besides this, there is no data concerning Hong Ji-young’s parents plus other family details.
Career and Professional Life
Professionally, Hong Jin-young is a successful trot musician as well as an entertainer. The modern trot singer was earlier a member of SWAN (스완). It is a short-lived South Korean girl band consisting of other members Han Ji-na, Hong Jin-young, Heo Yoon-mi, plus Kim Yeon Ji. The girls premiered in the year 2007 with Call Me When You Hear This Song (이 노래 들으면 전화해), highlighting Coolapika.
Then in 2009, Hong Jin-young reverted to the music picture as a trot singer. Furthermore, Hong is identified for her vocal talent, signature aegyo, plus her characters on many variety shows. Some globally recognized variety programs that she is a part of comprising Immortal Songs 2, King of Mask Singer, plus Golden Oldies (가요무대). The musician is also known for her pervasiveness at events everywhere in South Korea all year round.
In the year 2006, Hong led the film Who Slept With Her? (누가 그녀와 잤을까). The same year, Jin-young also in the seventh century historical K-drama Yeon Gaesomun. This is how Jin-young made her introduction in the entertainment business – working in small movie and television roles.
2014 – 2017
In the year 2014, Jin-young served as a panelist. She was also in a pragmatic marriage with Namkoong Min in We Got Married. Namkoong Min is a well-known actor, director, plus screenwriter from South Korea. Her We Got Married companion later emerged as her love concern in the music video.
In November the same year, Hong Jin-young delivered her first EP called Life Note (인생노트). Then in 2016, Jin-young delivered her 2nd EP called The Most Beautiful Moment in Life (화양연화). Moreover, the trot musician delivered a cover of a famous Chinese track. The Moon Represents My Heart (月亮代表我的心/월량대표아적심). For her Korean remake of this popular Chinese song, Hong Jin-young composed the lyrics herself.
Furthermore, in February 2017, the trot musician delivered a digital single, Loves Me, Loves Me Not (사랑한다 안한다). It is an OST track from A Fabricated City (조작된 도시). The same year, trot musician Hong became a cast of Sister’s Slam Dunk, a variety program.
The musician then cooperated with comedian Kim Young Chul. The duo delivered the electro single Ring Ring (따르릉) on 20 April 2017. For this, Hong Jin-young plus Young Chul got the “Best Trot” award at the 2017 MelOn Music Awards.
In the year 2018, Hong Jin-young delivered a retro trot-style digital single Good-Bye (잘가라). Jin-young’s long-time associate Jo Young-soo wrote this single working beside the well-known K-pop lyricist – Kim Eana. Jin-young then wrote plus composed her 2nd electrot single; I Kicked My Luck Off (복을 발로 차버렸어) for Kang Ho-dong.
In December the same year, singer Hong delivered a trot single regarding people and experiences in Seoul. It is called Seoul (서울사람), and this song is a collective work with rapper Bray. Then in January 2019, the budding trot singer delivered a ballad called Love Is… (사랑은 다 이러니).
On 12 January the same year, musician Hong made her United States concert debut. It was at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in California. She had an attendance of over 3,000 during this concert. Then in March the same year, the trot singer delivered her 1st studio music album. Its title is Lots of Love (랏츠 오브 러브).
Hong Jin-young is unattached at present. The budding trot singer has not given any social media posts plus announcements concerning this issue. Furthermore, Jin-young has a rather hectic schedule which bars her from meeting her perfect lover or go on dates. Nonetheless, when the time is right, Hong is sure to grab the notice of many young admirers through her beauty, talent, and grace.
Hong Jin-young stands tall at an estimated height of 167cm or 5 feet 5 inches, and her weight is about 45 kgs or 99lbs. Other than this, there is no data concerning Hong’s other body measurement information, such as her chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, etc. Furthermore, Jin-young has dark brown eyes plus hair of the same color.
Social Media and Net Worth
Speaking about her social media availability, Hong Jin-young entered Twitter in April 2010 and so far has more than 52.5K fans on her @Sambahong profile. Moreover, her username on Instagram is @sambahong. This profile currently boasts 2.1 million fans. Hong jin-young is also available on Tiktok under the username @sambahong85. This profile boasts 551.3K fans and 4.2 million likes.
Furthermore, the trot musician founded her official “쌈바홍 ssambahong” Youtube account on 2 March 2018. While writing this biography, Hong has received more than 40.7 million views and 581K subscribers. The musician also has an account on Twitch with 126K fans on her @ssambahong account. Hong also has a formal account on Cafe Daum plus Naver Blog. Summing up, Hong Jin-young has a net worth evaluation of roughly $1 million to $5 million US dollars.