bugAboo is a girl group under A team Entertainment comprised of six members. Their current lineup is Rainie, Yoona, Cyan, Choyeon, Eunchae, and Zin. They debuted with their single album, bugAboo, on October 25, 2021.
The group was first announced via an Instagram post by A team Entertainment's CEO Ryan Jhun on March 7, 2019. The members also performed on 2019 Miss Malaysia pageant's Gala Night as ISE or "Innocent Sexy Eyes". They were initially set to debut in late 2019, but no further news was given until December 31.
On that day, self-written profiles from the members (besides Yunjun) with initials and baby photos were posted. During this time, the members were called; E.C, R.J, Y.N, C.E, C.Y, H.B, and S.Y. Over time, their identities would be revealed through dance covers sans S.Y who departed before debut.
In May 2020, Ryan Jhun announced the group's debut would be pushed back from March 2020 to a later date in 2021 due to the pandemic.
On September 1, 2021, a logo teaser and silhouette teaser was revealed. Their debut date was also given as October 2021.
Their single album was dropped on October 25.
On November 1, they revealed their official fanclub name as Rainboo.
Birth Name: Kim Cho Yeon
Born on August 1, 2001
Leader, Main Dancer, Vocalist, Rapp
Birth Name: Son Eun Chae
Born on October 6, 1999
Main Rapper, Main Dancer, Vocalist
Birth Name: Ogura Yuuna
Born on October 13, 2000
Birth Name: Chu Ch'ing Yü
Born on November 16, 2000
Birth Name: Lee Chae Eun
Born on April 4, 2001
Birth Name: Jin Hyun Bin
Born on August 30, 2001
Main Vocalist, Maknae
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bugAboo dance practice
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- Cyan speaks English and has lived abroad as a child
- Zin enjoys writing and composing songs
- bugAboo name means that they will "surprise the world by achieving success and overcoming the fear in their hearts"
- Ryan Jhun is producing for the group. He has previously produced hit songs for big artists like NCT 127, Oh My Girl, and IU
- Both Eunchae and Choyeon were on Mnet's survival show Produce 48
- Eunchae is practicing acrobatics
- Rainie is instructing Choyeon in Taiwanese Mandarin
(credit to kprofiles.com)