Juniel (Poetic Narrator) Facts
- K-Duo: Poetic Narrator
- Position: Vocalist
- Education: School of Performing Arts Seoul
- Hobbies Piano, guitar and songwriting
- Favorite artists Shiina Ringo (J-Rock singer) and Panic! At The Disco (American pop funk duo).
- Family: Parents and younger brother
- Official Fanclub Banila
- The name of her official fanclub -Banila-, means white and sweet vanilla. It is a combination of Banini (name of her guitar) and “Banini” (name of her guitar).illa illa “, her debut song in Korea.
- Juniel believes she can make a mark in a music scene dominated by dance-pop, as she has “its own identity, its own style ” and “does not have to compete with other groups of girls “.
- Juniel’s name comes from her real name -Juni-, plus the addition of the letter “L”, which stands for Love.
- Her hobby is mountain climbing. Climbing steep mountains makes her happy.
- She defines herself as an optimistic and limitless, energetic girl.
- Your ideal man is Miura Haruma (famous Japanese actor).
- Jong Hyun from CNBLUE and Young Hun from FT Island taught her to play the guitar.
- For her mini-album “Fall in L “She decided to change her look to a “funky” look, with cherry-colored hair and pastel nails. She chose a free and vintage style for this occasion, instead of her usual innocent image.
- In an interview she revealed her ideal guy saying, “My ideal guy is someone who has a nice voice and big lips, someone who is good to me,” later adding, “It’s important that her lips are big since mine are thin.”
- She was a partner of Kai from EXO in high school and is also close to her and to the other members of EXO.
- Her single “Sorry”, a song about losing a love, shows a more mature image in the video, which featured the participation of Young Hun from FTISLAND as the male protagonist.
- After reports surfaced about singer Juniel leaving FNC Entertainment, the singer wrote a series of tweets on her Twitter account to explain the departure of her agency. She tweeted: “Now there are reports. My contract with FNC, where I have been for ten years, ended yesterday. When I said goodbye to the CEO and team members after closing my contract, I started to feel tears and almost cried because I remembered the first time I came to the company when I was 15 years old. I was grateful to all the team members who said they were sorry, who were grateful, who told me that I did well and who said goodbye while telling me that I am a special girl to them since we started together even though I have many flaws. I am also very grateful to CEO Han Sung Ho who said she would continue to support me until the end, to ask her anything at any time, and to come back for a visit. While I was at FNC I learned a lot, but I had so much faith in him.
- On July 5, she revealed that she had recently changed her legal name from Choi Joon Hee to Choi Suh Ah, however, she would continue to use JUNIEL as her stage name.
She began to take singing and dancing lessons as a child, being BoA she wrote her first song at the age of fifteen and started playing guitar in her third year of high school. To make her music of higher quality, she decided to go to study in Japan in June 2010, where she participated in the music reality show “Niji Iro Supernova”, where she won first place, beating many other singers and songwriters.
Signed with the agency FNC Entertainment she first made her debut in Japan (as did her former agency partners), becoming its first female artist, CNBLUE) with the album “Ready Go! ” in 2011 and then in Korea in 2012.
At the beginning of 2016, her contract with FNC Entertainment the contract was terminated and she decided not to renew it, thus leaving what had been her agency for 5 years.
On February 22, 2016, it was revealed that she had signed a contract with the company C9 Entertainment this, in part, was due to the fact that she is a close friend of the singer Younha which is under the same company.
Juniel (Poetic Narrator) Advertisement
- 2016: GUERISSON MEN’s ONE (Lotion)
- 2016: Klairs Korea
- 2014: Buckaroo jeans
- 2013: ELITE (together with INFINITE)
- 2013: Sunny 10 (together with EXO-K)
- 2013: LANDROVER CANDY (Shoes)
- 2012: Bean Pole (Renamed ‘Bike Repair Shop’) (together with Busker Busker)
Juniel (Poetic Narrator) Collaborations
- 20 Years of Age – 새벽을 달려 (Feat. Juniel) (2020).
- I’ll – Last Winter (Feat. Juniel) (2017)
- Niel – Spring Love (ft. Juniel) (2015)
Juniel (Poetic Narrator) Drama
- & A Gentleman’s Dignity (SBS, 2012) Cameo
Juniel (Poetic Narrator) Awards
Juniel (Poetic Narrator) TV Programs
- Running Man (SBS, 2014, Ep 210) Cameo
- Cheongdamdong 111 Season 2 NFLYING (tvN, 2014)
- MTV The Show (SBS, 2014 Recurring Guest)
- Cheongdam-dong 111 (tvN, 2013-2014)
- Beatles Code 3D (Mnet, 2013)
- Barefoot Friends (SBS, 2013, Ep 18)
- Wandering Band (tvN, 2013)
- Mamma Mia (KBS2, 2013)
- Radio Star (MBC, 2013)
- We Got Married Global (MBC, 2012, Ep7,8, Hong Ki and Mina)
- Kpop Star Captivates The World (MBC, 2012)
- Niji Iro Supernova (2011, Japan, Pre-debut)
Juniel (Poetic Narrator) TV Drama’s
- Delight subject for Lonely Enough to Love (2020)
- Fall In Love subject for Meow, the Secret Boy (2020)
- The Star theme for Catch The Ghost (2019)
- Smile Again theme for Your House Helper (2018)
- I’m Standing Here theme for I’m Not a Robot (2018)
- The Time theme for Shopping King Louie (2016)
- Pretty (together with DinDin) theme for Beautiful Gong Shim (2016)