Artist: f(x) Biography

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Artist f(x) Biography Info

f(x) 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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983,845
Download 4 Walls - f(x) Music

4 Walls

50,362
964,687
Download Chu~♡ - f(x) Music

Chu~♡

39,615
463,119
Download Red Light - f(x) Music

Red Light

38,295
840,328
Download Hot Summer - f(x) Music

Hot Summer

35,298
680,357
Download 라차타 (LA chA TA) - f(x) Music

라차타 (LA chA TA)

32,045
389,386
Download Papi - f(x) Music

Papi

23,245
314,114
Download 피노키오 (Danger) - f(x) Music

피노키오 (Danger)

22,575
565,208
Download Airplane - f(x) Music

Airplane

21,851
423,061
Download MILK - f(x) Music

MILK

21,349
357,230
Download Rude Love - f(x) Music

Rude Love

20,474
373,602
Download NU 예삐오 (NU ABO) - f(x) Music

NU 예삐오 (NU ABO)

20,449
623,655
Download Dracula - f(x) Music

Dracula

20,143
343,711
Download 제트별 (Jet) - f(x) Music

제트별 (Jet)

19,314
247,626
Download Lollipop (feat. SHINee) - f(x) Music

Lollipop (feat. SHINee)

18,341
243,871
Download Pretty Girl - f(x) Music

Pretty Girl

18,308
262,060
Download All Night - f(x) Music

All Night

18,288
255,988
Download Mr. Boogie - f(x) Music

Mr. Boogie

18,215
432,871
Download Step - f(x) Music

Step

18,143
280,080
Download All Mine - f(x) Music

All Mine

18,045
195,064
Download Diamond - f(x) Music

Diamond

17,892
216,406
Download Love Hate - f(x) Music

Love Hate

17,803
185,173
Download Dangerous - f(x) Music

Dangerous

17,705
188,307
Download Glitter - f(x) Music

Glitter

17,594
167,215
Download 나비 (Butterfly) - f(x) Music

나비 (Butterfly)

17,576
281,464
Download Toy - f(x) Music

Toy

17,235
253,071
Download 무지개 (Rainbow) - f(x) Music

무지개 (Rainbow)

17,169
233,698
Download Kick - f(x) Music

Kick

16,936
209,225
Download Gangsta Boy - f(x) Music

Gangsta Boy

16,857
196,476
Download X - f(x) Music

X

16,614
175,150
Download Step By Me - f(x) Music

Step By Me

16,560
119,136
Download 시그널 (Signal) - f(x) Music

시그널 (Signal)

16,345
208,492
Download Cash Me Out - f(x) Music

Cash Me Out

16,189
169,179
Download 아이 (Love) - f(x) Music

아이 (Love)

16,188
208,286
Download 지그재그 (Zig Zag) - f(x) Music

지그재그 (Zig Zag)

16,135
155,307
Download Snapshot - f(x) Music

Snapshot

15,587
184,207