Shin Suran

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Quick Facts

Date of Birth July 15, 1986
Nationality South Korean
Profession SInger, Actor
Ethnicity Korean
Marital Status Unmarried
Net Worth(s) $3 million
Name on Birth Shin Su-ran
Age 36 Years

Shin Suran (born 15th July 1986) is a South Korean pop singer, songwriter and record producer. She is also known by her stage names  Elena and Baily Shoo, and best known by the mononym Suran.

She debuted as part of the duo, Lodia alongside Effy on July 9, 2014, with their single "I Got a Feeling". Since then, she has recorded multiple singles and has also appeared on MBC's King of Mask Singer in 2 episodes as a contestant named " Skip to the End, Hello".

Early Life

Suran was born on July 15, 1986, in her hometown of Busan, South Korea. The information about her parents and siblings have not been disclosed. She studied Computer Science as a major in college.


In 2014 Suran started her career debut with Effy by dropping the single "I Got a Feeling". She then transitioned into a solo artist with "I Feel" in 2014 and "Calling In Love" featuring Beenzino in 2015. She further recorded many singles. Her lead singles include "Ddang", "Wine", "Paradise Go","Love " and "Winter".

Shin Suran and Effy

Image source: K-Pop Info

She has also been a featured artist on various songs like "Voice", "And", "No Thx" and more. She also competed in MBC's King of Mask Singer in 2017 and. She appeared in 2 episodes(93 and 94) and won the title "Skip to the end, Hello". 

2017- present: Wine and Walkin' 

On April 24, 2017, Suran dropped a digital single titled "Wine". It was produced by BTS's Suga and featured rapper Changmo. Wine peaked at number 2 on the Gaon Digital Chart and sold over 500,000 copies.

The success of Wine led to Suran releasing her debut extended play, Walkin' on June 2, 2017. It peaked at number 30 on the Goan  Album Chart. The title track, "1+1=0" featuring Dean was also released on the same and it peaked at number 32 and sold over 100,000 copies.

Net worth and Earnings

Suran is a very popular K-Pop singer and has sold a lot of copies of her songs. She has been involved in over two dozen projects. As result, she earns a lot of money.

As of 2018, her annual income is around $500,000 and her total net worth is about $3 million.

Awards and Nominations

As a popular artist, she has won plenty of nominations and awards. She has won a total of 11 nominations and 4 awards to date. In the 9th Melon Awards, she won R&B Soul and Hot Trend Award. She also grabbed two awards in 2018, Best R&B Soul at the 32nd Golden disc awards and R&B Ballad Award at the 27th Seoul Music Awards.

Relationship Status

Suga and Suran

Image source: BioWiki

There have been rumors that Suran is dating BTS's Suga. The rumors started circulating after Suran posted a picture of food with word "yoongi".


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A post shared by ??(Suran) (@suranelenashin) on

Mar 26, 2018 at 6:36pm PDT 


 The gossip began because "Yoon-gi" is Suga's real name. Suga also produced Suran's single "Walk" which has further added fuel to the fire. Suran has denied that Suga is her boyfriend and so has Suga.

Details about her past relationships are unknown and we can also confirm that she hasn't married yet.

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