Sistar19

Sistar19 (Korean씨스타19) was the first and only official sub-group of South Korean girl group Sistar and was formed by Starship Entertainment in 2011. The sub-group is composed of Hyolyn and Bora. Their debut single "Ma Boy" was released in May 2011. Their second and most successful single "Gone Not Around Any Longer" was released in 2013, with an EP with the same title. The sub-group disbanded on 4 June 2017 alongside the official group.

Sistar19
Bora (left) and Hyolyn (right) in 2015
Bora (left) and Hyolyn (right) in 2015
Background information
OriginSeoul, South Korea
GenresK-pop
Years active2011 (2011)–2017
LabelsStarship
Associated acts
Websitestarship-ent.com/sistar
Past members

HistoryEdit

2011–2013: "Ma Boy" and Gone Not Around Any LongerEdit

Sistar19 is a two-member sub-unit of Sistar under Starship Entertainment. Sistar19 was formed in 2011, with Sistar's main vocalist Hyolyn and rapper Bora. They held their debut performance as Sistar19 on May 5, 2011 on M Countdown with the single "Ma Boy", released that month.[1] Their first mini album entitled Gone Not Around Any Longer was released on January 31, 2013.[2] The lead single of the same name ascended to the top of the Billboard Korea K-Pop Hot 100 chart.[3] In 2013, Sistar19 was nominated in the 2013 World Music Awards.[4]

MembersEdit

Adapted from the group's profile on Naver's official website.[5]

  • Hyolyn (효린) – leader, main vocal[6]
  • Bora (보라) – rapper[7]

DiscographyEdit

Extended playsEdit

Title Details Peak chart positions Sales
KOR
[8]
Gone Not Around Any Longer 2

SinglesEdit

Year Title Peak chart positions Sales
(DL)
KOR
[8]
KOR
Hot

[10]
US
World
2011 "Ma Boy" 2 76
2013 "Gone Not Around Any Longer" 1 1 1
  • KOR: 1,723,704+

Other charted songsEdit

Year Title Peak chart positions Sales
(DL)
KOR
[8]
KOR
Hot

[10]
2013 "A Girl in Love" 16 6
"Sistar19" [A] 59
"—" denotes releases that did not enter digital chart but entered download chart.

VideographyEdit

Music videosEdit

List of music videos, showing year released and director
Title Year Director(s) Ref.
"Ma Boy" 2011 Joo Hee-sun [13]
"Gone Not Around Any Longer" 2013 [14]

AwardsEdit

Award ceremony Year Category Nominee(s) Result Ref.
Gaon Chart Music Awards 2013 Song of the Year - February "Gone Not Around Any Longer" Won [15]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Sistar19" did not enter the Gaon Digital Chart, but peaked at number 64 on the Gaon Download Chart.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SISTAR19 releases debut digital single, "Ma Boy"". Archived from the original on August 7, 2011. Retrieved January 24, 2013.
  2. ^ "SISTAR19 returns with single album + MV for "Gone Not Around Any Longer"". Archived from the original on April 29, 2021. Retrieved February 4, 2013.
  3. ^ "SISTAR19's "Gone Not Around Any Longer" rises to the top of Billboard's 'K-Pop Hot 100'". Archived from the original on February 11, 2013. Retrieved February 10, 2013.
  4. ^ "PSY, 2NE1, G-Dragon, SHINee, HyunA, and Other K-Pop Artists Nominated for World Music Awards". soompi.com. Archived from the original on December 14, 2018. Retrieved December 11, 2018.
  5. ^ "SISTAR19(씨스타19)". Naver (in Korean). Retrieved June 27, 2021.
  6. ^ "Hyolyn official 'Naver' profile". Retrieved June 27, 2021.
  7. ^ "Bora official 'Naver' profile". Retrieved June 27, 2021.
  8. ^ a b c "Gaon Search - Sistar19" (in Korean). Gaon. Archived from the original on April 11, 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2012.
  9. ^ http://gaonchart.co.kr/main/section/chart/album.gaon?nationGbn=T&serviceGbn=&targetTime=2013&hitYear=2013&termGbn=year&hitYear=2012&targetTime=12&nationGbn=K
  10. ^ a b "Korea K-Pop Hot 100 Music Chart". Billboard. September 29, 2011. Archived from the original on September 20, 2012. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  11. ^ "2013 Gaon Digital Chart – Week 5". Gaon Chart. Archived from the original on January 7, 2019. Retrieved February 3, 2013.
  12. ^ "2013 Gaon Download Chart – Week 4". Gaon Chart. Archived from the original on October 17, 2015. Retrieved February 3, 2013.
  13. ^ Lee, Jeong-hyeok (May 4, 2011). 씨스타19, '마 보이'로 음원차트 1위. Sports Chosun (in Korean). Chosun.com. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved October 3, 2014.
  14. ^ Benjamin, Jeff; Oak, Jessica (February 10, 2013). "K-Pop Hot 100: SISTAR 19 Debuts at No. 1, 4Men and BoA Go Top 10". Billboard. Billboard.com. Archived from the original on February 22, 2016. Retrieved February 5, 2014.
  15. ^ "소녀시대 씨스타 엑소 등 '가온차트 K-POP 어워드' 올해의 가수상 수상" (in Korean). TenAsia/Korea Economic Daily. February 12, 2014. Archived from the original on May 28, 2015. Retrieved May 28, 2015.

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