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BP RaNia (BP 라니아; also stylized as BP RANIA) is a six-member girl group under DR Music. They debuted as RaNia with the song "Dr Feel Good" on April 6, 2011. Their name stands for Black Pearl Regeneration Idol of Asia.


  • Alex (알렉스) - main rapper
  • Jieun (지은) - leader, main dancer, lead vocalist
  • Yumin (유민) - sub vocalist, visual
  • Zi.U (지유; formerly Seulji (슬지)) - lead vocalist, lead dancer
  • Ttabo (따보) - lead dancer, lead rapper, sub vocals
  • Hyemi (혜미) - main vocalist, maknae

Former Members

  • Yijo (이조) - dancer (2011)
  • Joy (조이; Jutamas Wichai) - vocals, visual (2011)
  • Riko (리코) - lead vocals (2011–2013)
  • Jooyi (주이) - leader, main vocals, lead rap (2011–2014)
  • Di (디) - leader, sub-vocals, lead dance, lead rap (2011–2016)
  • T-ae (티애) - main dance, lead vocals (2011–2016)
  • Xia (시아) - main vocals, lead dance (2011–2016)
  • Yina (이나; formerly Saem (샘)) - sub vocals, sub rapper, first generation leader (2011–2014; 2016–2017)

Alex (알렉스)

Stage Name: Alex (알렉스)
Real Name: Alexandra Reid
Position: Leader, Main Rapper, Vocalist
Birthday: March 5, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Pisces

Alex facts:
– She was born in Kansas, USA.
– She can speak English and Korean.
– She’s the current leader of the group.
– She is also reported to be the first African-American to debut in a K-pop girl group.

Yina (이나)

Stage Name: Yina (이나) (formerly Saem)
Real Name: Hwang Se Mi (황세미), her legalized name is Hwang Saem
Position: Vocalist, Rapper, Lead Dancer
Birthday: May 4, 1987
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 171 cm (5’7″)
Weight: 48 kg (105 lbs)
Blood Type: AB

Hwang Yi Na facts:
– She was born in Gwangju, South Korea.
– She has a younger brother.
– She speaks Korean and Japanese.
– She can play the guitar.
– She was an original member and the first leader of the group, but then promoted as an actress.
– Hwang Saem, better known as Saem, returned to Rania after two years.

Jieun (지은)

Stage Name: Jieun (지은)
Real Name: Kang Ji Eun (강지은)
Position: Lead Vocalist
Birthday: 17 October, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 50 kg (110 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Jieun facts:
– She was born in South Korea.
– She’s a former member of LPG (Lovely Pretty Girls).
– She is a former trainer of Aquagro Entertainment.
– She is one of three new members for this new lineup of Rania.
– She was officially introduced on December 24, 2016.

Yumin (유민)

Stage Name: Yumin (유민)
Birth Name: Kim Yoo Min (김유민)
Position: Sub-Vocalist
Birthday: 22 April, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Yumin facts:
– She was born in Osan, Gyeonggi, South Korea.
– She is one of three new members for the new lineup for Rania.
– She was officially introduced on 25 December, 2016.


Stage Name: Zi.U (지유), (formerly Seulji)
Real Name: Kim Seul Ji (김슬지)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer
Birthday: February 12, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 161 cm (5’3″)
Weight: 44 kg (97 lbs)

Zi.U facts:
– She was born in Wonju, South Korea.
– She was formerly known as Seulji in Rania, but changed her stage name to Zi.U.
– She is one of two members (not including Saem) who has been in Rania longer than Alex.

Ttabo (따보)

Stage Name: Ttabo (따보)
Birth Name: Fu Ying Nan (付英男)
Korean Name: Boo Young Nam (부영남)
Position: Lead Rapper, Sub Vocalist
Birthday: 8 June, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Blood Type: AB

Ttabo facts:
– She was born in China.
– Her real name is unknown for the time being.
– She’s an ex member of Miss Mass.
– Ttabo is the third new member of Rania to join for the new lineup.
– She was officially introduced on 26 December, 2016.

Hyeme (혜미)

Stage Name: Hyeme (혜미)
Real Name: Kim Hye Mi (김혜미)
Position: Main Vocalist, Sub-Rapper, Maknae
Birthday: December 22, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height: 170 cm (5’7″)
Blood Type: B

Hyeme facts:
– She was born in Gimpo, South Korea.
– She is one of two member (not including Saem) to have been in Rania longer than Alex.