Red Velvet's member Irene has clinched the top spot in the female idol category of Star Rankings. From 3:01 PM on September 7th to 3:00 PM on September 14th, during the second week of September's 98th edition of the Star Idol Female Ranking vote, Irene secured her position with 6,583 votes.
Fans of K-pop band Red Velvet, fondly called ReVeLuvs, are voicing their concerns, asserting that Irene's potential as an individual artist is not being fully harnessed. They argue that Irene's undeniable talent and magnetic personality make her a promising solo performer.
Three years after a controversy surrounding her attitude led to a career hiatus, Red Velvet's Irene, a top visual of K-pop's 3rd generation, has made an impressive return to the advertising world. Recently, the Indonesian cosmetic brand Azarine named Red Velvet as their ambassador, featuring Irene and her fellow group members in a new ad campaign. Despite her extended absence, Irene's flawless beauty and exceptional aura continue to captivate audiences.
Will Red Velvet's Irene join her co-members' performance in the SM Live concert next year? K-Netizens debate on whether Red Velvet will make a full-membered comeback performance or not in an online forum.