All of these K-Pop idols have one thing in common: They were the first member of their groups to release their debut teaser. Many netizens believe that this is because they embody the identity of their respective groups — and have stunning visuals to boot! Check out all of the iconic members that fit this theory below.
1. V (BTS)
Until the moment V’s debut teaser dropped, he was kept hidden as the “secret member,” catching everyone by surprise!
2. Yoona (Girls’ Generation)
Yoona’s pure and innocent visuals struck netizens, making her a hot topic during debut.
3. Kai (EXO)
Looking back at Kai’s debut photos, netizens can’t help but love his cute and sexy visual combination.
4. Sulli [f(x)]
Known for her fresh and “peachy” visuals, Sulli became a visual legend the moment she was revealed.
5. Yeonjun (TXT)
Yeonjun was the first TXT member revealed to the public, creating hyoe for the new boy group.
6. Seulgi (Red Velvet)
Red Velvet’s vibrant teaser images easily stick in fans’ minds with Seulgi showcasing her gorgeous visuals, bold makeup, and signature hairstyle of the group’s debut.
7. Mark (NCT U)
Debuting as the first member of the first NCT unit, Mark generated excitement for the group’s debut with his cool and cute vibe.
8. Winter (aespa)
Winter struck fans with her fairy-like visuals and stunning blonde hair.
9. JR (NU’EST)
JR left fans with an iconic and memorable debut teaser featuring his signature intense gaze.
10. Yeji (ITZY)
Yeji embodied ITZY’s fun and unique energy through her playful expressions, hairstyles, and fashion.
11. Seolhyun (AOA)
Known for her beautiful visuals, Seolhyun made waves throughout online communities.
12. Jennie (BLACKPINK)
Displaying BLACKPINK’s edgy and charismatic energy, Jennie’s teaser was the perfect start for the group.
13. Yujin (IVE)
With her pure visuals and natural vibe, Yujin suited IVE’s grayscale portrait teasers and looked stunning in a simple white t-shirt.
14. Sieun (STAYC)
Sieun displayed her cute elegance in STAYC’s debut teaser photos.