Somi (소미) is a Canadian-Korean singer signed under JYP Entertainment. She was first known for participating in the show SIXTEEN, which created the group TWICE, but didn't manage to make the final cut in the finale.

Later in 2016, she represented her company in the show Produce 101, and won first place, making her the center of the group I.O.I.

In 2017, it was revealed that Somi will be debuting as a soloist once her activities with I.O.I are over.


Early life

Somi was born in Canada to a Dutch-Canadian father and a Korean mother. She has triple citizenship: South Korean, Dutch, and Canadian.




Music video appearances


  • Somi is a taekwondo third-degree black belt holder but could not gain the fourth-degree black belt like her father due to her age
  • Somi was bullied as a child for being of mixed descent
  • She has trained for 1 year and 8 months, including SIXTEEN. If including Produce 101, then she has trained for exactly 2 years.
  • During the production of Produce 101, Somi has received the nickname "Vitamin" due to her beagle like personality
  • She has a younger sister named Evelyn.


Official links

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