IZ*ONE consists of 12 members and they are JANG WON YOUNG, MIYAWAKI SAKURA, JO YU RI, CHOI YE NA, AN YU JIN, YABUKI NAKO, KWON EUN BI, KANG HYE WON, HONDA HITOMI, KIM CHAE WON, KIM MIN JU and LEE CHAE YEON. The group was formed through the audition reality program PRODUCE 48 and had their debut on 29th October last year. The group will be having their limited promotion period for 2 and a half years.
IZ*ONE released their first mini album COLOR*IZ on the day they made their debut. Over 34,000 copies were sold on the release day of the album. They broke the record of the highest number of album sales on the first day of debut album from a girl group at that time. They also won the first place in Korean music shows M Countdown with their title song “La Vie en Rose”. IZ*ONE released their second mini album HEART*IZ on 1st April this year. More than 130,000 copies were sold in the first week of release, which renewed the record of album sales for the first week of release among the K-pop girl group. They also won seven No.1 awards in Korean music shows with their title song “Violeta”.
IZ*ONE won a number of new artist awards in several top awards ceremonies last year, including “Rookie of the Year - Music” from Asia Artist Awards, “Rookie of the Year - Album” from the 33rd Golden Disc Awards, “New Artist Award” from the 28th Seoul Music Awards, “New Artist of the Year” from the 8th Gaon Chart Music Awards, and also “Best New Female Artist” and “New Asian Artist” from 2018 Mnet Asian Music Awards.
IZ*ONE will bring their first ever concert tour IZ*ONE 1ST CONCERT [EYES ON ME] to Hong Kong this year. Fans will surely enjoy their awesome performance live in Hong Kong.