Choerry (Hangul: 최리) is the eighth revealed member of LOONA and a member of its second sub-unit, LOONA / ODD EYE CIRCLE.
She was born as Choi Ye-Rim (Hangul: 최예림) on June 4, 2001 in Bucheon, South Korea.
She debuted on July 12, 2017 as a member and subsequently released her solo single album Choerry on July 28, 2017.
Choerry was born on June 4, 2001 in Bucheon, South Korea. She is the eldest of three daughters, the youngest born in 2008. Her father runs a machine repair business. She attended Yeo-weol Elementary School.
Choerry appeared on a 2009 episode of Happy Time, Fantastic Mates (환상의 짝꿍) when she was seven years old, and performed a dance cover of Son Dam-bi’s “Saturday Night.”
Choerry performed a cover of Taeyeon’s “The Blue Night of Jeju Island” at a festival on April 23, 2016.
Choerry was initially cast after participating in a vocal contest. She later passed her audition for Polaris/BlockBerry Creative and became a trainee at the same time as fellow members HaSeul and YeoJin, either late 2015 or early 2016. Choerry and HaSeul lived near each other and would commute to Polaris-BlockBerry together as trainees.
On July 4, 2017, the eighth “Who’s Next Girl?” teaser was released, and Choerry was revealed as the eighth member on July 12. She released her solo single album Choerry on July 28, and subsequently debuted as a member of LOONA.
On August 29, 2017, Choerry was revealed as the maknae of LOONA’s second sub-unit, ODD EYE CIRCLE.