Artist: f(x) Biography

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Artist f(x) Biography Info

f(x) (Hangul: 에프엑스) is a four member South Korean girl group formed by SM Entertainment in 2009. The name is a play on the mathematical notation for function, with "f" signifying "flower" and "x" representing the female's double X chromosome. The group made their debut on September 1, 2009 with release of a digital single "라차타 (LA chA TA)". The quartet consists of 宋茜 (Victoria), 엠버 (Amber), 루나 (Luna), and 크리스탈 (Krystal).

Krystal was first spotted by SM Entertainment in 2000, which earned her a small role in a short segment of Shinhwa's "Wedding March" music video. Former member 설리 (Sulli) first debuted as a child actress in 2005 when she was selected to play young Princess Sun-hwa in the SBS television drama, The Ballad of Seo-dong. In 2006, SM Entertainment recruited Luna after seeing her performing on SBS's television program, "Truth Game". In September 2007, SM Entertainment recruited Victoria Song. A month later, Amber was cast from an audition in Los Angeles, California.

SM first released a teaser preview of the group via YouTube on August 24, introducing them as "Asia's Pop Dance Group." For five days, SM individually released information through news portals and posted pictures of each member on SM Town's official website, starting with Korean member Sulli on August 26, Taiwanese-American member Amber on August 27, Korean-American member Krystal on August 28, Korean member Luna on August 29, and lastly the Chinese member Victoria on August 30.

On September 1, the group's first single "라차타 (LA chA TA)" was digitally released. Following their first performance at the Samseong-dong Fashion Center on September 2, the music video was screened and released online the next day. The group's first broadcast performance of "La Cha Ta" was held at MBC's music show Show! Music Core on September 5.

On October 7, the group also released the electro-pop version of the digital single, "Chocolate Love", alongside their label mate Girls' Generation. The single was released for the promotion of the 4th edition Blacklabel series of LG CYON phone, LG Chocolate (BL40).

On November 9, f(x) released their first single album Chu~♡.

On May 4, f(x) released their first mini-album NU ABO. The lead single "NU ABO" topped online music portal charts Monkey3, Dosirak and Bugs. The song also made it to the Gaon Chart weekly number-one singles. The music video for the song was released on May 6. The group made their live comebacks on KBS's Music Bank on May 7, MBC's Music Core on May 8 and SBS's Inkigayo on May 9. On July 17, the group started performing their next promotional single, "Mr. Boogie".They had their first performance for the song on MBC's Music Core.

It was announced by SM Entertainment that Amber returned from USA after a long leave since June 2010 and that f(x) are planning to release a studio album in February 2011. f(x) finally released their first album PINOCCHIO on April 20, 2011. The album's lead single "(피노키오) Danger" immediately went to #1 and stayed at the top of various online charts such as Melon. On April 29, f(x) received their first k-chart award on Music Bank.


"f(x)" Music List

Download Electric Shock - f(x) Music

Electric Shock

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960,922
Download 4 Walls - f(x) Music

4 Walls

46,575
905,948
Download Chu~♡ - f(x) Music

Chu~♡

38,564
457,304
Download Red Light - f(x) Music

Red Light

35,965
807,435
Download Hot Summer - f(x) Music

Hot Summer

33,564
665,457
Download 라차타 (LA chA TA) - f(x) Music

라차타 (LA chA TA)

30,798
380,630
Download 피노키오 (Danger) - f(x) Music

피노키오 (Danger)

22,153
561,930
Download Papi - f(x) Music

Papi

21,957
299,422
Download Airplane - f(x) Music

Airplane

20,764
410,978
Download MILK - f(x) Music

MILK

20,421
348,058
Download NU 예삐오 (NU ABO) - f(x) Music

NU 예삐오 (NU ABO)

20,353
622,077
Download Rude Love - f(x) Music

Rude Love

19,404
360,951
Download Dracula - f(x) Music

Dracula

19,140
333,646
Download 제트별 (Jet) - f(x) Music

제트별 (Jet)

18,830
243,827
Download Mr. Boogie - f(x) Music

Mr. Boogie

18,089
431,083
Download Lollipop (feat. SHINee) - f(x) Music

Lollipop (feat. SHINee)

17,804
240,872
Download Pretty Girl - f(x) Music

Pretty Girl

17,529
256,146
Download All Night - f(x) Music

All Night

17,436
249,067
Download Love Hate - f(x) Music

Love Hate

17,435
183,028
Download Step - f(x) Music

Step

17,305
273,225
Download Dangerous - f(x) Music

Dangerous

17,183
185,479
Download Diamond - f(x) Music

Diamond

17,008
209,287
Download Glitter - f(x) Music

Glitter

16,764
161,568
Download 나비 (Butterfly) - f(x) Music

나비 (Butterfly)

16,732
272,406
Download All Mine - f(x) Music

All Mine

16,703
182,898
Download 무지개 (Rainbow) - f(x) Music

무지개 (Rainbow)

16,611
228,487
Download Step By Me - f(x) Music

Step By Me

16,529
118,904
Download Toy - f(x) Music

Toy

16,528
247,457
Download Gangsta Boy - f(x) Music

Gangsta Boy

16,404
194,153
Download Kick - f(x) Music

Kick

16,229
204,266
Download X - f(x) Music

X

15,814
169,601
Download 지그재그 (Zig Zag) - f(x) Music

지그재그 (Zig Zag)

15,777
153,088
Download 아이 (Love) - f(x) Music

아이 (Love)

15,619
203,781
Download 시그널 (Signal) - f(x) Music

시그널 (Signal)

15,489
201,168
Download Cash Me Out - f(x) Music

Cash Me Out

15,345
163,477
Download Snapshot - f(x) Music

Snapshot

14,939
179,994