Sowon Time for the Moon Night Promo Photo (2)
Background Information
Birth name Kim So-jung (김소정)
Birth date December 7, 1995 (age 22)
Birth place Seoul, South Korea
Occupation Singer
Years active 2015–present
Height 172 cm (1.72 m)
Weight 50 kg
Blood type A
Agency Source Music
Associated acts GFriend

Sowon (소원) also known as Kim So-jung (김소정) is a South Korean singer rapper. She is the leader and rapper of GFriend, which is under Source Music.


She was born in Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul, South Korea and has one older sister. She trained for 4 years at DSP Media, starting in 2010, and moved for Source Music and trained another year and a half to debut in GFriend. She attended the Hanlim Multi Arts High School and graduated in January 2014 and now she currently attends Sungshin Women’s University.




Music Videos



  • She is the leader of the girl group GFriend.
  • She is the oldest in the band.
  • Her Zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
  • Her hobbies are: watching movies and cooking.
  • Her blood type is A.
  • Her ideal type is Park Hae Jin.
  • She is the tallest member of the group
  • Her favorite fashion brand is Givenchy.
  • She wants to be like IU.
  • When she was a student, she used to take part in cheerleading.
  • She can speak Korean and Japanese.
  • She likes cooking and walking the catwalks.
  • She trained for 5 years before debuting.
  • Sowon is close to Pristin’s Nayoung.
  • She was a trainee at DSP Media and she trained along KARD members.
  • She visited North Korea when she was in the 5th grade.
  • Her stage name "Sowon" means “wish” in Korean.
  • On the first day of Season of GFriend, she performed Sunmi 's Gashina for her solo stage.


GFriend Time for the Moon Night logo
To view the Sowon gallery, click here.

Studio Albums LOLRainbow
Mini-Albums Season of GlassFlower BudSnowflakeThe AwakeningParallelTime for the Moon Night
Singles "Glass Bead" • "Me Gustas Tu" • "Rough" • "Navillera" • "Fingertip" • "Love Whisper" • "Summer Rain" • "Time for the Moon Night