5 Celebrities Who Climbed To Stardom After Changing Their Stage Name

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5 Celebrities Who Climbed To Stardom After Changing Their Stage Name
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5 Celebrities Who Climbed To Stardom After Changing Their Stage Name

Many believe a good name that fits a person is important for his/her success. Because of this, some stars adopt a stage name. Lets find out which stars changed their name and rose to stardom!

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The Fight My Way star has actually had two stage names prior to now. Her birth name is Kim Mi Sun, but she has also used the name Kim Byul.

Watch the latest episodes of Fight My Way at Viki!

His birth name is Kim Bong Hoe, but acted under the name Seo Ji Hoo. After a long period of no breakthroughs, it is said that he went to the naming center himself to change his stage name. After adopting the name Yeon Woo Jin, he was casted in tvNs Marriage, Not Dating and has been on a rise ever since.

Singer Eric Nam Makes Forbes' List of Celebrities Under 30
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Singer Eric Nam Makes Forbes' List of Celebrities Under 30

Singer Eric Nam was included in the Forbes' "30 Under 30 Asia" for this year. Nam was described as "one of the most recognized names and faces in Korea's entertainment industry today"

"[Nam] not only sings but hosts multiple TV shows and is the go-to for International collaborations and interviews", wrote Forbes, noting Nam's potential to grow into a global star. "He worked with names such as [rapper] Timbaland ...singer Gallant, and most recently interviewed Emma Watson, Chris Pratt, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Eddie Redmayne, to name a few".

Gong Minzys First Solo Debut Stage To Be Revealed On The Show
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Gong Minzys First Solo Debut Stage To Be Revealed On The Show

Gong Minzys first solo debut stage will be revealed tonight on The Show.

As her first musical return in a year since leaving girl group 2NE1, fans are anxiously waiting to see the singer back on stage.

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Also to appear on The Show in the Bingo Talk segment is EXID, who recently made a comeback with Night Rather Than Day. Other artists with comeback stages lined up for The Show include Laboum, Berry Good, and Apinks Jung Eun Ji.

Minzy makes her solo debut stage on SBS MTV's 'The Show'
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Minzy makes her solo debut stage on SBS MTV's 'The Show'

With much anticipation, Minzy made her official solo debut stage on SBS MTV's 'The Show.'

SEE ALSO: Minzy sings 'Beautiful Lie' for 'Dingo Live'

Broadcasted on April 18, Minzy gave a stunning performance of title song "NINANO" featuring rapper Flowsik. She also performed "Superwoman," showing off her girl power and mature vocals.

Watch her comeback stage above and below!

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Filipino Celebrities Travel to Korea to Watch Coldplay Concert
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Filipino Celebrities Travel to Korea to Watch Coldplay Concert

Filipino celebrities such as James Reid and Nadine Lustre traveled from the Philippines to attend Coldplays concert in South Korea.

On April 15th, Filipino singer, Kiana Valenciano posted a group picture of herself, her singer boyfriend, her celebrity friends and family at the Coldplay concert in South Korea. It was revealed that her celebrity friends included James Reid, Nadine Lustre, MYX VJS Alex Diaz and Donny Pangilinan, and her celebrity boyfriend, Sam Concepcion. They were also accompanied by Reids sister, Lauren and Valencianos  cousins.