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Kang Ji Young begins her acting career by signing with Japanese agency Sweet Power

Ex-Kara’s member Kang Ji Young has been revealed to sign a contract with Japanese agency Sweet Power.

Oricon News reported on August 21st,”Kang Ji Young has signed an exclusive contract with Sweet Power and will be carrying her activities in Japan under her Hanja name “知英”".

Ji Young has been studying English in England after leaving Kara last January. It was said that she signed the contract with the agency earlier this August and is currently staying in Japan for her upcoming activities.

A rep from Sweet Power said,”Kang Ji Young will continue to show you more of her mature charm in the future As someone who is both fluently in English and Japanese, she has the potential to become a global actress”.

Ji Young’s 1st public appearance will be at 19th Tokyo Girls Collection Runway held at Saitama Arena on September 6th where she will be one of the runway models. Continue reading

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Former KARA member Jiyoung is living well in England

After her departure from KARA last month, former member Jiyoung keeps in touch with his fans through her instagram account and updates them with her whereabouts.On her latest upload, Jiyoung shares a beautiful photo of her with a caption, “Are you doin… Continue reading

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Kara’s Jiyoung’s contract with DSP Media terminated + leave for London on April 5th

Following Nicole, Kara’s maknae Kang Jiyoung decided to leave the group to study oversea. On April 5th, DSP Media said,”Since last January Jiyoung has expressed her wish to leave the group after her contract ends to pursue her study and she has been pr… Continue reading

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The reason behind Kang Jiyoung’s departure from the group,’Because of Supernova’s Park Geon Il?’

On January 19th, a Japanese media outlet reported that Jiyoung is leaving KARA because of her boyfriend – Supernova’s Park Geon Il. that she wants to leave Kara to study abroad once her contract ends. It mentioned that they starred in a Japanese drama … Continue reading

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KARA’s Jiyoung shares a photo from her birthday party!

KARA’s maknae Jiyoung celebrated her birthday yesterday, January 18 and shared a photo from her birthday party.

She uploaded the photo on her instagram account and simple captioned, “140118💕”. In the black and white photo, Jiyoung is flashing a big smile on her face while looking at her cake.

Meanwhile, Jiyoung confirmed that she’s leaving KARA after her contract with DSP media expires in April. Have you greeted her yet? Continue reading

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Happy birthday to KARA’s Jiyoung

Name: Kang Jiyoung (강지영)
Nicknames: Jing, baby Jing, Kang Ah Ji (puppy), Kang Jara (turtle), Rice-Cake
Date Of Birth: January 18, 1994 (age 18)
Blood Type: O
Height: 166 cm
Birth place: Gyeongii-do Province, Paju, South Korea
Education: Kwanghee Middle School, Muhak Women’s High School
Group: KARA
Position: lead vocal, maknae
Skills/Talents: Singing, Dancing, Aegyo, guitar
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite food: ice cream, snacks
Hobbies: Singing, Dancing, Listening to music, Playing with her pets
Fun Facts:
Her Audition Song was SNSD’s Kissing You
Youngest of 3 sisters
Cousin of NS Yoon-G
Best friends with Sulli from f(x)
Interested in Acting
Loves to clean

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[BREAKING] Jiyoung decides to leave KARA, won’t renew her contract

After the confirmation of Nicole leaving KARA by not renewing her contract to pursue her studies in the US, fans are waiting for Jiyoung’s decision if she’s going to renew her contract or not.Unfortunately, KARA’s youngest member Jiyoung has finally ma… Continue reading

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KARA’s Jiyoung and NS Yoonji party together!

NS Yoonji updated her Twitter on 24th December with a new photo. She mentioned,”This Christmas is special because my family is with me.I love you”. Her cousin KARA’s Kang Jiyoung is seen having some great time with her in the photo. Fans commented,”Mer… Continue reading

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KARA’s Jiyoung is shining in blonde!

On December 14, KARA’s Jiyoung shared a photo of her on her instagram account and wrote, “Went blonde!!!”. Attaching a close up selca revealing her new hairstyle. However, because of the photo effect, her new hair color wasn’t clearly transparent.

Not until media photos of her are uploaded on the web which were taken from DSP Media‘s first family concert “DSP Festival” press conference that was held on the same day.

Jiyoung’s new hair transformation receives various comments such as, “It’s a sign!”,”She looks more mature with her hair color.”,”She’s a goddess.”,”It would have been better if she didn’t get the full bangs.”,”She’s stunning with this new hairstyle.” and so on.

What about you? Do you like her new hair color? Continue reading

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Ji Young vs. Hyorin, who wore it better?

KARA’s Kang Ji Young and Sistar’s Hyorin wore the same-design dress in the same event by chance, drawing much attention.On October 22nd, at the show of Steve J & Yoni P during Seoul Fashion Week, Kang Ji Young and Hyor… Continue reading

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