LE SSERAFIM‘s Chaewon was given a second chance at becoming a K-Pop idol, but her journey to debut as a member of LE SSERAFIM wasn’t at all times simple.
When IZ*ONE was disbanded after their contract led to 2021, Chaewon returned to Woollim Entertainment as a trainee earlier than becoming a member of Source Music and ultimately changing into LE SSERAFIM’s chief. After switching labels, nonetheless, Chaewon turned a trainee once more.
Chaewon opened up concerning the struggles of changing into a trainee as soon as once more in an interview with Weverse Magazine. She revealed that she felt like her expertise had been missing whereas selling with IZ*ONE, so she labored arduous to additional develop her expertise earlier than making her debut as a LE SSERAFIM member.
Chaewon put numerous vitality towards leveling up her dance expertise. She went again to the fundamentals and labored arduous to study new dance kinds.
Originally, my trainee interval was quick, so I felt a variety of inadequacies throughout IZ*ONE promotions, and it was very regrettable that I didn’t have time to develop my expertise aside from working towards energetic songs as a result of I used to be busy throughout promotions. So, via this chance, ‘Let’s do our greatest as a trainee that we’ve by no means skilled earlier than. It was the mindset that permit’s strengthen our expertise from the start.’ In the case of dance, after changing into a trainee, I began once more from the fundamentals of studying. There had been many duties resembling dancing in a method that I had by no means finished earlier than, doing freestyle, and copying the choreography on my own. After taking a choreography video each week, receiving suggestions, rehearsing factors for enchancment, filming once more, and working towards as if evaluating on this means, I felt that my fundamental expertise had been actually missing. ‘I was originally only this much.’ It was a time after I realized my true dance expertise whereas I used to be in a rush.
Chaewon additionally challenged herself to strive new vocal kinds with a view to make her voice much more highly effective.
I wished to develop a extra highly effective voice, and particularly when coaching trainees this time, I targeted on difficult a brand new vocal fashion. In addition to the ballads and songs that I normally hearken to typically, I practiced singing otherwise than earlier than by listening to a variety of pop songs, R&B, and genres I didn’t normally hearken to.
Chaewon’s arduous work undoubtedly paid off, and we’re so completely happy that she was in a position to debut for the second time as LE SSERAFIM’s chief!