K-TREND | May.24.2024

NINGNING: The Rising Star of aespa



Ningning, a talented singer and dancer from Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, China, has emerged as a prominent figure in the Korean entertainment industry. As a member of the popular K-pop girl group aespa under SM Entertainment, Ningning's journey from a young talent in China to a K-pop sensation in South Korea is both inspiring and remarkable.




Real Name: Ning Yizhuo, 宁艺卓  

Date of Birth: October 23, 2002   

Nationality: China

Company: SM Entertainment   

Group: aespa





Ningning's passion for music and performance was evident from a young age. Her early years were marked by appearances on various Chinese reality shows like "China's Got Talent," "Come On! Youngsters," and "The Voice Kids of China" for both the second and third seasons. These platforms showcased her exceptional vocal talent, setting the stage for her future success.




Ningning's official debut with aespa came on November 17, 2020, with the release of their hit single "Black Mamba." Introduced as the third member of the group on October 29, 2020, her debut marked a significant milestone in her career. The song's instant success catapulted the group, and Ningning, into the limelight, establishing them as a force to be reckoned with in the K-pop industry.




In aespa, Ningning's role is multifaceted. She is not only a singer and dancer but also a charismatic performer, contributing significantly to the group's distinct sound and style. Her work includes various albums, singles, and participation in reality shows and soundtracks. Her contributions have played a crucial role in the group's artistic identity and success.