These Kpop idols were famous even before they debuted in their respective bands. They released their solo track and got appreciation from the audiences. They made the audiences anticipate their debut in the group. These idols rose to fame even before they got signed by a group. You should go ahead and watch their solos before their debut and notice the change and evolution.
1. Lee Gikwang
Gikwang was a soloist before he debuted as a band member. He got an appreciation for his dancing and vocals. He departed from the group to start his agency.
2. Sandara Park
Sandara Park was a member of 2NE1, but she released her debut song before being a part of the group. She was also an actor and soloist before her debut in the band.
3. Baby Soul
Baby Soul started her career as a soloist before joining a girl band. She recorded appreciation for her vocals. She is currently a solo artist after she departs from the group.
4. Kang Seungyoon
Kang Seungyoon is a member of the boy band WINNER. He released his solo track before his debut in the band. The audience appreciated his guitar-playing skills.
5. Jeon Soyeon
Soyeon is the leader of (G)I-DLE under CUBE Entertainment. She started her career as a singer after she appeared in the show Produce 101. She released solos before her debut in the girl band.
6. Lim Jimin
Lim Jimin is the leader of the Kpop band JUST B, the only group introduced under BlueDot Entertainment. He debuted as a soloist before becoming the leader.
7. Kim Donghan
Donghan released his mini album D-Day before he debuted in the boy band WEi. He made fans even before his debut. The audience was anticipating his debut in the group after the release.
8. Jang Daehyeon
Jang Daehyeon released his single Feel Good before he debuted in WEi. The audience was quite impressed with his vocals. He further impressed them with his debut in the group.
Loona got introduced by Blockberry Creative, and all the members had their solo tracks before their debut. They wanted the audience to know about the member’s niche.
10. Bang Yedam
Bang Yedam debuted in TREASURE which got introduced by YG Entertainment. Both his parents are singers, and he can produce songs. He released his single Wayo before his debut in TREASURE.