DSP Media

GroupKARA | 카라
FandomKAMILIA | 카밀리아
DebutMarch 29, 2007
Debut AlbumBlooming
Latest ReleaseIn Love
LeaderPark Gyuri
Official ColorPearl Peach
Years Active2007 – 2016
LabelDSP Media
Official Pageytb

KARA Members

Park Gyuri
Main Vocalist
Han Seungyeon
Lead Vocalist
Koo Hara
Main Dancer
Sub Vocalist
Hur Youngji
Main Rapper
Lead Dancer
Sub Vocalist

KARA Members Profile & Facts

Park Gyuri

Park Gyuri
park gyuri
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Full NamePark Gyuri | 박규리 | 朴奎俐
BornMay 21, 1988
HometownEunpyeong-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Height162cm | 5′-04″
Blood TypeAB
FamilyMother, Father
EducationDongduk Women’s University (BA)
Anyang Arts High School
PositionLeader, Main Vocalist

Park Gyuri Facts

  • She was a child actress.
  • She sang Spring Day Goes by Kim Yuna for her auditions.
  • Gyuri received her bachelor’s degree in media arts & entertainment from Dongduk Women’s University.
  • Her mother is a former voice actor.
  • Lee Hyori, Uhm Junghwa and Madonna inspired her to become a singer.
  • Role Model: Lee Hyori, Jeon Doyeon

Han Seungyeon

Han Seungyeon
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Full NameHan Seungyeon | 한승연 | 韓昇延
BornJuly 24, 1988
HometownSeoul, South Korea
Height160cm | 5′-03″
Blood TypeA
FamilyMother, Father (Han Jongchil)
EducationKyung Hee University
Tenafly High School (dropout)
Yunjung Middle School (dropout)
PositionLead Vocalist

Han Seungyeon Facts

  • She was a child actress.
  • She is a Christian.
  • DSP Media Audition Song: Strong Enough by Stacie Orrico
  • She lived in New York and New Jersey for 2 years and came back to Korea when she was in high school.
  • She is majoring in theater and film at Kyung Hee University.
  • Lee Junghyun (singer & actress) is her muse.

Koo Hara

Koo Hara
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Full NameKoo Hara | 구하라
BornJanuary 3, 1991
HometownChipyeong-dong, Seo-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
Height163cm | 5′-04″
Blood TypeB
FamilyFather, Older Brother
EducationSungshin Women’s University (BA)
PositionMain Dancer, Sub Vocalist

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Hur Youngji

Hur Youngji
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Full NameHur Youngji | 허영지
BornAugust 30, 1994
HometownEunpyeong-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Height166cm | 5′-05″
Shoe Size240mm
Blood TypeA
FamilyMother, Father, Older Sister
EducationSchool of Performing Arts Seoul
PositionMain Rapper, Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist

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YearTypeAlbum Title
20157th EPIn Love
20146th EPDay&Night
2013Digital SingleKARA The Animation
4th AlbumFull Bloom
Digital SingleRunaway
2012Special AlbumKARA Solo Collection
20113rd AlbumSTEP
20104th EPJumping
Digital SingleWe Online Part.2
We’re With You
3rd EPLupin
20092nd AlbumRevolution
Digital SingleiMusician
2nd EP RepackageHoney (Special Edition)
20082nd EPPretty Girl
Digital SingleGood Day Season 2
1st EPKARA 1st
20071st AlbumBlooming

Music Show Wins

KARA Facts

  • KARA: Sweet Melody
  • Fandom KAMILIA: KARA + Familia
  • Park Gyuri chose their group name.

Former KARA Members

NameBornPositionYears Active
Kim SungheeMay 17, 1989Main VocalistMarch 29, 2007 – February 28, 2008
NICOLEOctober 7, 1991Main Rapper, Main Dancer, Sub VocalistMarch 29, 2007 – January 16, 2014
Kang JiyoungJanuary 18, 1994Sub VocalistJuly 24, 2008 – April 5, 2014