Kim Do-yeon (singer)
Kim in August 2017
December 4, 1999
Incheon, South Korea
|Education||School of Performing Arts Seoul|
|Revised Romanization||Gim Doyeon|
Kim Do-yeon (Korean: 김도연; born December 4, 1999), better known by the mononym Doyeon, is a South Korean singer signed under Fantagio. She is best known as a contestant on the Mnet reality show Produce 101, and being a member of resulted group I.O.I, and as a member of Weki Meki and the special unit WJMK under Fantagio and Starship Entertainment. In 2018, she appeared on Law of the Jungle and made her acting debut in the drama Short (2018).
Early life and education
Kim Do-yeon was born on December 4, 1999. She attended Guri Girls' High School where she was captain of the cheerleading team but eventually transferred to School of Performing Arts Seoul with fellow I.O.I and Weki Meki member Choi Yoo-jung after debuting as singers due to their promotional activities.
2016–2017: Produce 101 and I.O.I
In January 2016, Kim participated in the Mnet reality-survival program Produce 101, which aimed to form an eleven-member girl group that would promote for a year under YMC Entertainment. She represented Fantagio along with Choi Yoo-jung and three other trainees from their company, eventually ranking eight in the show's finale on April 1, 2016. As a result, she debuted as a member of I.O.I alongside Choi. On May 4, 2016, I.O.I made their official debut with the single "Dream Girls".
2017–present: Weki Meki and WJMK
After the official disbandment of I.O.I on January 29, 2017, Choi and Kim traveled to the United States to film their reality show, Dodaeng's Diary in LA which aired on TVING. Doyeon was cast in the web series, Idol Fever. Doyeon made her debut as a member of Weki Meki on August 8, 2017 with the release of the single "I Don't Like Your Girlfriend" and the six-track EP Weme. Doyeon was featured in LONG:D's single, "All Night", released on December 14, 2017.
In February 2018, Kim made her acting debut after getting cast in a drama titled Short in which she played a supporting role. On May 2, 2018, Starship Entertainment and Fantagio collaborated to form a special four-member unit named WJMK, consisting of members of their respective girl groups Cosmic Girls and Weki Meki. Choi and Kim, together with Seola and Luda of Cosmic Girls, released the single "Strong" on June 1, 2018, along with its accompanying music video. Kim was part of the cast of Shoot-out Mart War alongside Cha Eun-woo, Park Soo-ah and many more. In July, Kim joined the cast of the SBS reality show Law of the Jungle in Last Indian Ocean. Doyeon made a cameo appearance on the JTBC romantic comedy drama, Be Melodramatic.
|2015||To Be Continued||Student||Naver TV Cast||Cameo|
|2017||Idol Fever||Doyeon||Naver TV Cast|
|2018||Short||Yoo Ji-na||OCN||Supporting role|||
|2019||Be Melodramatic||Actress||JTBC||Cameo (Ep. 2–3)|||
|2016||Produce 101||Contestant||Mnet||Finished 8th|
|2017||Dodaeng's Diary in LA||Herself||TVING||with Yoojung|
|2018||Shoot-out Mart War||Cast member||Naver|||
|Law of the Jungle in Last Indian Ocean||Cast member||SBS|||
(Long:D featuring Kim Do-yeon)
|The Girl From Back Then|
|Title||Year||Peak chart position||Sales||Album|
|As featured artist|
|"All Night" (LONG:D feat. Kim Do-yeon)||2017||—||N/A||The Girl From Back Then|
|"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that region.|
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- Peak Gaon Chart Digital Chart Ranking
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