Song Qian (Chinese: 宋茜; pinyin: Sòng Qiàn; Korean: 빅토리아, 송천; Japanese: ビクトリア, 宋茜; born February 2, 1987), better known as Victoria Song or Victoria, is a Chinese singer, dancer, actress and model based in South Korea and China. She debuted in 2009 as a member of South Korean girl group f(x).
In 2010, Victoria gained fame as part of We Got Married Season 2, as well as being a cast member of KBS's Invincible Youth. That year, she won the Popularity Award at the MBC Entertainment Awards. She also began to take up acting in China, playing lead roles in dramas such as When Love Walked In, Beautiful Secret, Ice Fantasy and the film My New Sassy Girl and in 2012, won the Best New Actress Award at the China National Drama Awards.
Victoria is very popular in China, with over 20 million followers on Weibo, ranking fourth most followed K-pop celebrity as of April 2015. She was ranked No. 80 on The 2013 Independent Critics List of the 100 Most Beautiful Faces and first on Sohu's 2011 Entertainment World's 50 Most Beautiful People. In 2014, she won the "2014 Goddess of Asia" poll with 579,298 votes. She was also named one of the top ten most popular celebrities on Baidu, ranking at No. 7.
Victoria Song was born in Qingdao, Shandong. She left her hometown at a very young age to study Chinese traditional dance at the Beijing Dance Academy. After her high school graduation, she was accepted to the Beijing Dance Academy and majored in Chinese ethnic dance. In September 2007, Song was spotted by a SM agent at a Beijing dance competition and later joined the company.
Song was scouted at a dance competition in Beijing on September 2007. She passed her audition for SM Entertainment and began preparing for her modeling career in South Korea. She possesses native fluency in Mandarin and has conversational fluency with the Korean language.Song's first media appearance was for a Spris commercial in early 2008 with South Korean singer-actor Lee Jun-ki. In April 2008, Song modeled for Samsung in a music video with Korean actor-singer Rain. In May 2008, she appeared in Shinee's music video Replay.
In August 2009, Song was introduced as the leader of quintet dance group, f(x).
On June 2010, it was announced Song was to be a cast member to We Got Married, pairing up with [Nichkhun of 2PM (Thailand). Khuntoria was the couple's name in "We Got Married."
Song was a new member of G7 in Invincible Youth Season 1 replacing Sunny, Kwon Yuri from Girls' Generation and 4minute's Hyuna.Song has guest-starred on the Korean comedy show Running Man on episode 8 at the Seoul Museum of History, Gyeonghui Palace.
In January 2012, Victoria began playing a principal role in When Love Walked In, a Taiwanese drama.
In 2010, Song won the 'Popularity Award' at the MBC Entertainment Awards.
On December 31st, Victoria together with her We Got Married partner 2PM Nichkhun MC-ed the 2011 MBC Gayo Daejun Festival.
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· Victoria's ideal type is Korean actor/model singer Song Seung Hun.
· Victoria was once called "The Queen of China" by Super Junior’s Kim Heechul.
· Victoria likes popular Korean dish Samgyupsal, just like 2PM’s Nichkhun. Fans refer to them as Samgyupsal Couple.
· Victoria likes drinking coffee.
· Victoria's stress reliever is EATING.
· Once f(x) completed its first performance, Victoria is the first person who directly contacted her parents who live in China.
· Victoria always carries a wallet and tissue.
· The most perfect woman for her is Korean model/actress Song Hye Kyo.
· If she had superpower, Victoria wants to become invisible.
· Most attractive f(x) member for Victoria is Amber because of her boyish charm.
· Victoria can sleep comfortably with her legs split.
· For 24 years, Victoria thought she was O blood type and realized her real blood type is A only recently.
· Her first kiss was before she became a college student with a guy she dated for two years.
· When she turned 10, Victoria attended the Beijing Dance Academy where she learned all sorts of dance including ballet, traditional Chinese dance and tumbling.
·Tumbling while wearing heels is something Victoria tried for the first time while shooting the teaser video for “LA chA TA”.
· Rain taught her how to do popping while filming for a commercial.
· When she went to audition for the cheerleading team of KBS reality show “The Invincible Baseball Team”, Victoria danced to Ciara’s “Love Sex Magic.”
· Victoria is scared of injections.
· At the dormitory, Victoria shares a room with Sulli.
· It’s Victoria's dream to go to China with f(x) members to pursue an active career there as well
Music video appearancesEdit
|"U"||Super Junior M||Lead|
|2010||"Let You Go"||TRAX||Lead|
Variety television seriesEdit
|2010||YStar||"Hello f(x)"||EP 1 - Ep 4||2010-04-17 - 2010-05-08|
|2010 - Present||SBS||Star King||Recurring||2010-03-27 -|
|2010||KBS||Invincible Youth||EP33 - EP58||2010-06-18 - 2010-12-24|
|2010 - 2011||MBC||f(x)'s KOALA||EP1 - EP4, EP7 - EP15||2010-10-02 - 2011-01-08|
|2010 – 2011||MBC||We Got Married||EP38 - EP101||2010-06-26 - 2011-09-17||Main article: Khuntoria|
|2012||GTV||When Love Walked In||Shen Ya Yin||Leading role|
|2012||I AM.||Herself||Documentary of SMTown in New York|
Commercials and advertisements Edit
- 2008: Samsung 6 Series LCD TV
- 2008: Samsung’s Anycall“Any Dream” - Rain
- 2008: SPRIS Clothing Brand - Lee Jun Ki
- 2008: Smart S Line school uniforms - SHINee
- 2009: Korea Seoul Tour
- 2009: LG Cyon Chocolate Phone - f(x)
- 2009: K-Swiss - f(x)
- 2010: Love living rabbit costumes (H2) - F(x), SHINee & Zhang Liyin
- 2010: LG Optimus Z - f(x)
- 2010: Calvin Klein Jeans - Sulli & Krystal
- 2010: Elite's School Uniform - f(x), Infinite
- 2010: Crown Bakery - f(x)
- 2010: Cnkia Chicken - f(x)
- 2010: Ottogi Noodle - f(x)
- 2011: Video game MMORPG "Gran Age" - f(x)
- 2011: Estee Lauder's Pure Colour Lipstick
- 2011: Smoothie King drinks - Sulli
- 2011: Cafe Real/Jardin Coffee
- 2011: Caribbean Bay CF - Nichkhun & 2PM
- 2012: IPKN Cosmetics
- 2012: & by P&D - f(x)
- 2012: LG - f(x), Super Junior
|2009-09-12||KBS2||Invincible Baseball Team||Herself|
|2009-10-03||KBS||Chuseok Special KBS Love Sharing Concert||Herself||f(x)|
|2009-10-26||SBS||Finding Green, Yellow, Gold||Herself||f(x)|
|2010-01-31||SBS||Kim Jung Eun’s Chocolate||Herself||f(x)|
|2010-05-08||KBS||Star Golden Bell||Herself||f(x)|
|2010-06-16||MBC||Golden Fishery Radio Star||Herself||f(x)|
|2010-06-23||MBC||Golden Fishery Radio Star||Herself||f(x)|
|2010-06-24||MBC||Music Travel LaLaLa||Herself||f(x)|
|2010-08-15||SBS||Kim Jung Eun’s Chocolate||Herself||Luna, Sulli, Krystal|
|2010-09-02||MBC||7-Day Miracle||Herself||Luna, Sulli, Krystal|
|2010-11-14||KBS||Let's Go Dream Team||Herself||Krystal|
|2011-01-07||MBC||Star Audition: Birth of a Great Star||Herself|
|2011-02-03||CCTV-13||New Year Special - Korea section||Herself|
|2011-02-03||SBS||Star Couple Challenge||Herself||Sulli|
|2011-02-04||KBS2||Idol Brain Battle||Herself||Luna, Sulli, Krystal|
|2011-06-24||Fashion N||Actress House||Herself||f(x)|
|2011-07-17||SBS||Kim Yuna’s Kiss and Cry||Herself||Amber, Sulli, Krystal|
|2011-09-12||SBS||Star Couple||Herself||이재윤 / Lee Jae Yoon|
|2007||Beijing Dance Competition "Hua Ling"||First prize||won|
|Beijing Dance Competition "Hua Yao Xin Niang"||Second prize||won|
|2010||MBC Entertainment Awards||Popularity Award||won|
|2012||MBC ‘Idol Star Olympics‘ - Female Fencing||Gold Medal||won|
- ↑ Lee Joon, Victoria, and Park Joon Gyu on Running Man next "allkpop". August 30, 2010..
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