[Updated with Final Member] JYP’s Girl Group Survival Show “SIXTEEN” Contestants
“SIXTEEN” is a reality program with JYP Entertainment and Mnet in which seven candidates compete with nine trainees, who are trying to take their spots. The winners of the show will be debuting as a group with the identical name as the show.
Starting from April 13, teaser clips for the 16 trainees were revealed daily through Mnet’s channel. “Sixteen” will start airing on May 5 for the following 10 weeks every Tuesday.
Check out all of the contestants’ teaser videos in this gallery! Which members are your favorites?
Member #1: Nayeon
Nayeon says she resembles the Pokemon Squirtle!
Member #2: Sana
Sana is from Osaka, Japan!
Member #3: Dahyun
Dahyun was in GOT7‘s “Stop Stop It” music video! Member #4: Tzuyu
Tzuyu is from Taiwan! Member #5: Chaeyoung
Chaeyoung says she is the best rapper among the sixteen girls.
Member #6: Somi
Somi is the brightest/most energetic of the group!
Member #7: Jiwon
Revealed April 20 KST
Jiwon introduces herself as the “power vocal,” saying she seems to have more power in her voice when she sings than other kids. Her dream is for people to listen to her sing.
Member #8: Momo
Revealed April 21 KST
Momo is from Japan and has been dancing since the age of three!
Member #9: Eunsuh
Revealed April 22 KST
Eunsuh loves dancing!
Member #10: Mina
Revealed April 23 KST
Hear her speak Japanese in the teaser!
Member #11: Chaeryeong
Revealed April 24 KST
Chaeryeong is a former “K-Pop Star 3” Contestant. She is sisters with fellow contestant Chaeyeon!
Member #12: Minyoung
Revealed April 25 KST
Minyoung is happiest when she sings!
Member #13: Jihyo
Revealed April 26 KST
She’s been training at JYP for 10 years! She also excels at singing trot.
Member #14: Natty
Revealed April 27 KST
Natty is the “maknae” or the youngest member, hailing from Thailand.
Member #15: Chaeyeon
Revealed April 28 KST
Chaeyeon is confident in dancing masculine moves. She is sisters with fellow contestant Chaeryeong!
Member #16: Jungyeon
Revealed April 29 KST
Jungyeon is the sister of Gong Seung Yeon from “We Got Married” and “Heard It Through the Grapevine!”
Check out the previous pages of this gallery to see all of the members!