Girl group Sistar‘s Soyu has been chosen as the “Woman of the Year” by men’s lifestyle magazine GQ Korea.
For their annual “Men of the Year” December issue, GQ Korea chose nine male celebrities to be their Men of the Year, but also named Soyu the sole Woman of the Year.
Soyu has had a busy year, promoting her group’s hit singles like “Touch My Body” and “I Swear,” along with her extremely popular collaborations with Junggigo (“Some“) and Urban Zakapa (“The Space Between“).
During the interview with GQ Korea, Soyu talked about her ambition, mentioning that success has always been her goal since she was little. “I have to be successful to make my family happy, and to help my friends.” She also added, “I hate being a burden or appearing weak. I think this is why I’m able to have busy schedules even when I’m sick.”
Along with Soyu, the men chosen as GQ Korea’s Men of the Year for 2014 include Bobby of iKON, SHINee‘s Taemin, anchor Son Seok Hee, baseball player Seo Gun Chang, and actor Jung Woo Sung.
The full story on Soyu as the Woman of the Year for GQ can be found in the December issue of the magazine.