BBGIRLS (브브걸로), formerly Brave Girls (브레이브 걸스), is a Korean pop girl group that debuted in 2011 under Brave Entertainment. On February 15, 2023 it was revealed that the group would be disbanding after all 4 members chose not to renew their contracts with the company, however the group continued together under Warner Music Korea as BB GIRLS.
- 1 Members
- 2 Information
- 3 Trivia
- 4 Discography
- 5 Filmography
- 6 Awards
- 7 External Links
- Minyoung (Main Vocal, Main Dancer)
- Yujeong (Vocal)
- Eunji (Lead Vocal, Lead Rapper)
- Yuna (Main Rapper, Lead Vocal, Lead Dancer)
- Eunyoung (Leader, Main Dancer, Lead Vocal)
- Seoah (Vocal)
- Yejin (Vocal)
- Yujin (Lead Vocal, Lead Rapper)
- Hyeran (Main Rapper, Main Dancer)
- Hayun (Vocal)
2011: Debut & First Mini-Album
The group debuted with the single "Brave Girls: the Difference" on April 26, 2011. On the same day of the release they had their first performance on Music Bank. At the time of their debut, the group was formed by Eunyoung, Seoah, Yejin, Yujin and Hyeran.
2012-13: Second Mini-Album, Second Digital Single & Hiatus
2016-18: Member Changes & Comeback
On February 3, 2016 the departures of Eunyoung, Seoah, and Yejin were announced and five new members were addeded: Minyoung, Yujeong, Eunji, Yuna and Hayun. After a three years hiatus, they released their third digital single "Byeonhaesseo".
On January 13, 2017, it was announced that Yujin would be leaving the group and Hyeran would go on a hiatus due to her health and later left the group. On March 7 they released their fourth mini-album, Rollin', as a five-member group.
In August 2018, Hayun also went on a hiatus due to health reasons. She left in 2019 without an official statement.
2020-21: Comeback & Viral Success
On August 5th, Brave Sound Entertainment announced their comeback after two years as a four-member group. They released "We Ride" on August 14th.
In February 2021, a fan posted a compilation video of Brave Girls performing "Rollin'" and it became viral. The song reached the top of various Korean charts for the first time in their career. The group performed on music shows, appeared on variety shows and released a new version of their mini-album cover. Yujeong revealed that they were about to disband and already had left their dormitory before the video going viral.
On March 12th, "Rollin'" achieved a perfect all-kill. Brave Girls, along with IU, were the only artists to achieve a perfect all-kill at the time in 2021. They went on to surpass mega-girl group TWICE to set a new record as the girl group with the most perfect all-kills at 198 perfect all-kill hours. They also set the record with just one song, while the previous record was a culmination of four different songs.
On March 14th, the group won their first ever #1 on a music show performing "Rollin'" on Inkigayo.
- Official Fanclub (Brave Girls): FEARLESS
- Official Fanclub (BBGIRLS): BBee (쁘이)
- Note: All releases are under BBGIRLS unless otherwise stated.
- [2011.07.29] Back to da future (Brave Girls)
- [2012.02.22] [re:issue] (Brave Girls)
- [2016.06.27] HIGH HEELS (Brave Girls)
- [2017.03.07] Rollin' (Brave Girls)
- [2021.06.17] Summer Queen (Brave Girls)
- [2021.08.23] After 'We Ride' (Repackage) (Brave Girls)
- [2022.03.14] THANK YOU (Brave Girls)
- [2011.08.26] Tukhamyeon Remix (툭하면) (Brave Girls)
- [2013.08.31] For You (Brave Girls)
- [2016.02.16] Byeonhaesseo (변했어; Deepened) (Brave Girls)
- [2016.09.01] Yoohoo (Urin Ajik Yeoreum) (유후 (우린 아직 여름)); Yoohoo (We Are Still in Summer)) (Brave Girls)
- [2018.08.11] Rollin' (New Version) (Brave Girls)
- [2020.08.14] We Ride (Brave Girls)
- [2021.07.09] Na Honja Yeoreum (Summer by myself) (Piano ver.) (나 혼자 여름) (Brave Girls)
- [2021.07.14] Taste of Korea (Rain, MONSTA X, Brave Girls, ATEEZ)
- [2021.07.16] Song For You Project Vol.2 : Red Sun (Brave Girls)
- [2022.05.23] Eojjeoda 2 (어쩌다 2; How Come 2) (Brave Girls)
- [2023.02.16] Goodbye (Brave Girls)
- [2011.12.15] 19th Korean Culture Entertainment Awards: Rookie of the Year
- [2021.05.20] 9th Korean Art and Cultural Awards: Popular Singer Award
- [2021.07.21] 2021 Broadcasting Advertising Festival: CF Star Award
- [2021.09.02] 48th Korea Broadcasting Awards: Best Female Artist
- [2021.09.07] 2021 Brand of the Year Awards: Best Female Idol Group, Hot Icon
- [2021.12.02] 2021 Asia Artist Awards: Hot Trend (singer), Best Artist (singer)
- [2021.12.04] 2021 Melon Music Awards: Hot Trend Award
- [2021.12.11] 2021 Mnet Asian Music Awards: KTO Breakout Artist
- [2022.01.08] 36th Golden Disc Awards: Best Group
TV Music Shows
- [2021.03.14] SBS Inkigayo #1
- [2021.03.16] SBS The Show #1
- [2021.03.17] MBC Show Champion #1
- [2021.03.18] Mnet M! Countdown #1
- [2021.03.19] KBS Music Bank #1
- [2021.03.21] SBS Inkigayo #1
- [2021.05.09] SBS Inkigayo #1