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|Genres||K-pop, pop, hip hop, R&B|
|Associated acts||Block B, Cho PD|
EvoL (Korean: 이블) is a five-member girl group from South Korea created by Cho PD under the label Stardom. They released their debut EP and music video for the track "우린 좀 달라 (We Are A Bit Different)" on August 10, 2012. They made their comeback with second mini album "The Second EvoLution" in March of 2013, with title track "Get Up".
In March 2012, Cho PD announced the upcoming girl group. Although initially intended to debut in April through a variety show, their debut date was changed to August 2012. The group garnered much interest prior to their debut from both domestic and international fans. The group went through member changes before the final line-up was released. Current members Say and J-Da made an appearance in labelmate Block B's music video "NanlinA", alongside two other former members of the group, Song Kwanghee and Lee Dasom, the latter who was formerly a member of the girl group Tahiti. Jucy was also an underground rapper known as "Juni.J", and had released a few tracks of her own, having penned her own lyrics. On July 12, 2012, EvoL's first audio teaser was released, followed by a series of both video and audio teasers that showcased a sample of songs from their EP.
2012: Debut, We Are A Bit Different
On August 10, 2012 the group released their EP "폭파해줘! (Let Me Explode!)" and an MV for the single "우린 좀 달라 (We Are A Bit Different)". The album consists of five tracks and is available on CD and also for digital download. On August 16, 2012, EvoL made their stage debut with their single "우린 좀 달라 (We Are A Bit Different)" on M!Countdown.
2013: Second Evolution
On December 13, 2012, Say tweeted a photo of herself and the other members, with the caption: "It's New EVOL! 보고싶어 많이많이 Guyz how do u do~we miss u so so much..Thanks 4 waiting us. We'll meet u r expectation soon".
On March 6th, 2013, EvoL announced their official comeback set for March 18th. Stardom Entertainment also released two teaser images of Leader Say & Lead Vocalist Hayana.  Following Say and Hayana‘s comeback teasers, EvoL have revealed the concept photos for J-DA, Yull, and Jucy. EvoL with release several tracks from their 2nd mini-album ‘Second Evolution’ on March 18th at noon, with the digital album release on March 19th. The offline release of the album was set for March 20th. EvoL showed their “crab dance” choreography in music video for their title track “Get Up“ and released a short 30-second clip teaser of member J-DA riding a mechanical bull.
|Stage name||Birth name||Date of Birth||Position|
|Say||세이||Kwon Sohee||권소희||April 13, 1993||Leader, Vocalist|
|Yull||율||Im Yu-ri||임유리||March 16, 1992||Main Vocalist|
|Jucy||쥬시||Kim Junhee||김준희||April 24, 1992||Main Rapper|
|Hayana||하야나||Kristine Yoon||크리스틴 윤||October 11, 1993||Lead Vocalist|
|J-Da||제이다||Kim Yeonju||김연주||January 11, 1994||Lead Rapper, Vocalist|
|Year||Album information||Peak chart positions
|2012||폭파해줘! (Let Me Explode!)
|Year||Title||Length||Official MV On YouTube|
|2012||우린 좀 달라 (We Are A Bit Different)||3:43||1theK on YouTube|
|2013||Get Up||2:49||1theK on YouTube|
- "EvoL reveals debut MV "We are a bit different"".
- "Brand New Stardom reveals two new group debuts this year".
- "조pd의 걸그룹 이블, 데뷔 전 부터 해외 공연 계약 러브콜 잇달아 : 네이트 뉴스".
- "EvoL stage debut on M!Countdown". Allkpop.com. August 16, 2012.
- "EvoL Profile". Stardom Ent. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
- EvoL on Facebook (Korean)
- EvoL on Twitter (Korean)
- EvoL Fancafe (Korean)
- Stardom Ent Website (Korean)