Yoon Mi rae

윤미래

Natasha Shanta Reid(born May 31, 1981), better known by her Korean nameYoon Mi-rae( Hangul : 윤미래), is an American-born South Korean rapper and singer.She is currently a member of Korean hip hop trio MFBTY .She is considered to be one of the best female rappers in Korea.

 Recent news about Yoon Mi rae

 Yoon Mi rae's Biography

Early life and educationedit

Discovery and Uptownedit

.Yoon's name, Natasha, was hard for South Koreans to pronounce, so she used the name "Tasha," in order to better appeal to the intended audience.

Solo career and MFBTYedit

, and third album,To My Love, were released the following year in 2002.

T3 – Yoon Mi Rae,on which she shared the difficulties she faced as a mixed-race artist in Korea. That year, she performed in Seoul, South Korea with American singer Ameriie , who is also of Korean and African-American heritage.

She was also a judge on the third and fourth seasons of the television talent competitionSuperstar K.

MFBTY signed to Tiger JK's newly created Feel Ghood Music label later that year.

's Korea K-Pop Hot 100 list with her song "Touch Love" from the South Korean dramaMaster's Sun.

The Interviewused her song "Pay Day" without permission, and that she was taking legal action.

Read more

 Yoon Mi rae's Personal life

Read more

 Yoon Mi rae's Discography

Studio albums

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsSales
As Times Goes By
  • Released: September 10, 2001
  • Label: World Music Entertainment
  • Formats:CD,cassette
Track listing
  1. 바보
  2. As Time Goes By
  3. I Miss You So
  4. 슬픔에 기대어
  5. 행복한 나를
  6. 그대없는 사랑
  7. La Musique
  8. As Time Goes By (English version)
  9. She (...Could Never Be Me)
  10. Soul Flower
  11. ( Old School Love)
  12. 친구가 아닌 연인
  13. La Musique (English version)
  14. 시간이 흐른 뒤 (Remix)
  15. 하루하루
7
Gemini
  • Released: May 3, 2002
  • Label: World Music Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, cassette
Track listing
  1. G火자
  2. Meditation
  3. Me We
  4. Memories...
  5. Wonder Woman
  6. 끝없는 바다 저편에
  7. Concrete Jungle
  8. Combination Platter
  9. Double Trouble
  10. 남자 남자 남자
  11. Memories... (English version)
  12. MT
15
To My Love
  • Released: December 5, 2002
  • Label: World Music Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, cassette
Track listing
  1. Unforgettable
  2. To My Love
  3. Tuesday
  4. 선물
  5. To My Love (English version)
  6. 끝없는 바다 저편에 (withBobby Kim)
  7. One Day
  8. Because I Love You (with Bobby Kim)
  9. 집으로 와
  10. 나는
  11. 인연
  12. Why Me?
  13. Gotta Get Love
  14. 찬바람아!
  15. Because I Love You (English version)
  16. 너 (Sad But True)
7
Yoonmirae
  • Released: February 23, 2007
  • Label: Jungle Entertainment
  • Formats: CD
Track listing
  1. Black Diamond
  2. What's Up, Mr. Good Stuff
  3. 잊었니
  4. Honeymoon
  5. Gimme, Gimme (이기주의자)
  6. Pay Day
  7. 시간은 눈물과 흐르고
  8. 나니까
  9. Black Happiness (검은 행복)
  10. Who
  11. Good Bye Sadness, Hello Happiness
N/A
"—" denotes album did not chart.

Singles

TitleYearPeak chart
positions
SalesAlbum
As lead artist
"Bye Bye Bye" 2008N/A*N/A* Rhapsody Part 2
single album withTiger JK
"Please Don't Go" (떠나지마) 2009Non-album singles
"Get It In"
feat.Tiger JK,Jung-in
2011 5 1,794,085
"This Love" (사랑이 맞을거야) 2015 1
"Because of You"2016 19 S.M. Station 1
"Jam Come On Baby" (잠깐만 Baby) 36 Non-album singles
"No Gravity"2018
"Kawi Bawi Bo" (가위바위보)
Collaborations
"Wonderful"
withJohan Kim
2007N/A*N/A*Non-album singles
"#Capture The City"
withBoys Noize
2015
"You and I" (너와 나)
withJeon In-kwon,Zion.T, Tiger JK,Galaxy Expressand others
"How Are You?" (잘 지내고 있니)
withPunch
2016 16
"Ghood Family"
with Tiger JK, feat.Bizzy, Black Nine, BB, MRSHLL
2017
As featured artist
"Momentum"
Planet Shiver feat.Double K, Yankie,Dok2, MYK, Yoon Mi-rae
2009N/A*N/A*Non-album single
"Positive Vibes"
Paloaltofeat. Yoon Mi-rae
2010 77 Lonely Hearts
"Without You Now" (이젠 너 없이도)
Euna Kim feat. Yoon Mi-rae, Tiger JK, Bizzy
2014 9 Non-album single
"Nice To Meet You" (반가워요)
Tiger JK feat. Yoon Mi-rae
2015 71 Non-album single
"Home"
Aileefeat. Yoon Mi-rae
2016 20 A New Empire
"Clover"
Jin Longguo feat. Yoon Mi-rae
2018 N/A Non-album single
Soundtrack appearances
"Touch Love" 2013 1 1,299,537 Master's SunOST Part 4
"I Love You" (너를 사랑해) 2014 1 It's Okay, That's LoveOST Part 6
"I'll Listen To What You Have To Say" (너의 얘길 들어줄게) 2015 7 Who Are You: School 2015OST Part 3
"Always"2016 2 Descendants of the SunOST Part 1
"Black Happiness" (검은 행복)
with Gye Min-a
87 Fantastic DuoOST Part 14
"You Are My World" (그대라는 세상) 10 Legend of the Blue SeaOST Part 2
"Goodbye"
with Ann
2017 Queen of MysteryOST Part 4
"The Sky of My Youth" (젊은 날의 Sky) Hit the TopOST Part 3
"—" denotes song did not chart.
*Chart and sales data not available prior to 2010.

Read more

 Yoon Mi rae's Television appearances

  • 2016: Fantastic Duo – Contestant (Episode 17-20)

Read more

 Yoon Mi rae's Awards

MelOn Music Awardsedit

YearNominee/workAwardResult
2013Yoon Mi-raeBest Original SoundtrackWon

Mnet Asian Music Awardsedit

YearNominee/workAwardResult
2007Best R&B PerformanceWon
2013Best Original SoundtrackWon
2014Nominated

Read more

 Yoon Mi rae's Notes

Read more

 Yoon Mi rae's References

  1. Smith, Dave (27 December 2014). "This Korean Singer Is Suing Sony For Using Her Music In 'The Interview'". Business Insider. Retrieved 29 December 2014. 
  2. Hong, Tae (18 May 2015). "MFBTY sets out to reinvent K-pop with 'Wondaland'". The Korea Times. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  3. "20 Male Korean Hip-Hop Artists Vote for the Top 5 Female Korean Rappers". Koreaboo. 27 October 2015. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  4. "Yoon Mirae Makes the List of Top 12 Female Rappers in the World". Soompi. 4 October 2011. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  5. "Women in Hip Hop: 2013's Rising Female Rappers". Fuse. 31 May 2013. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  6. "MTV Iggy: Yoon Mi-rae is a diamond". The Korea Herald. 2015-01-15. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  7. "T(Yoon Mi-rae) (티(윤미래))". KBS World Radio. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  8. "Music Is Colorblind: An Interview with MFBTY". PopMatters. 27 October 2015. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  9. "Yoon Mi-rae Returns to Her Roots". The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition). 24 February 2007. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  10. "Yoon Mi-Rae is K-Hip-Hop's Diamond in the Rough". MTV Iggy. 11 October 2015. Archived from the original on October 11, 2015. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  11. "Tashannie KPOP Star Profile". Mnet Mwave. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  12. "Hip-Hop Group Arrested on Drug Charges". The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition). 30 April 2000. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  13. Forrest, Brett (November 2000). "Silence Makes the Beats Grow Stonger". SPIN. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  14. "History". Jungle Entertainment (in Korean). Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  15. "Amerie and Yoon Mi-rae to Perform". The Korea Times. 24 April 2007. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  16. Sunwoo, Carla (7 February 2012). "Yoon Mirae models for HP Korea". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 14 November 2014. 
  17. "Singer Yoon Mi-rae To Rejoin As Super Star K Judge". Hancinema. 31 May 2012. Retrieved 14 November 2014. 
  18. Oak, Jessica; Benjamin, Jeff (2013-02-05). "MFBTY (Tiger JK, Yoon Mirae and Bizzy) Spread Korean Hip-Hop in France". Billboard. Retrieved 2014-11-14. 
  19. "MFBTY's "Sweet Dream" ranks #1 on music charts". All Kpop. 22 January 2013. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  20. "Tiger JK-Yoon Mi Rae Create New Hip-Hop Label, 'FEEL GHOOD MUSIC'". KpopStarz. 22 July 2013. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  21. Benjamin, Jeff; Oak, Jessica (5 September 2013). "Yoon Mi Rae Earns First K-Pop Hot 100 No. 1 With 'Touch Love'". Billboard. Retrieved 14 November 2014. 
  22. "[news] YoonMiRae's "Angel" Hits #1 In Less Than 12 Hours". DT MFBTY INTERNATIONAL. 8 December 2014. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  23. "Yoon Mi Rae to Take Legal Action against Sony Pictures for Using Her Song in "The Interview" without Permission". Soompi. 27 December 2014. Retrieved 27 December 2014. 
  24. Lee, Hyo-won (3 July 2008). "Tiger JK, T Wed With Baby". The Korea Times. Retrieved 14 November 2014. 
  25. "Tiger JK and Yoon Mirae to receive commendation from Ministry of Health and Welfare for work in child abuse prevention". Allkpop. 13 November 2012. Retrieved 10 April 2016. 
  26. "Tiger JK and Yoon Mirae Family Photo". Soompi. 23 March 2011. Retrieved 10 April 2016. 
  27. Kim, Hee-sung (13 November 2009). "Libraries, handbooks events: opening way for multicultural society". Korea.net. Retrieved 10 April 2016. 
  28. "K-pop Album Sales Volume". Recording Industry Association of Korea (in Korean). Retrieved 25 April 2018. 
  29. "February 2002 K-pop Album Sales Volume". Recording Industry Association of Korea (in Korean). Archived from the original on 21 March 2005. Retrieved 25 April 2018. 
  30. "2002 K-pop Album Sales Volume". Recording Industry Association of Korea (in Korean). Retrieved 25 April 2018. 
  31. "Gaon Digital Chart". Gaon Music Chart (in Korean). Retrieved 25 April 2018. 
  32. "Superstar K3 reveals their official poster". Allkpop. 2011-07-27. Retrieved 2011-10-18. 
  33. "2007 Mnet KM Music Festival Part1". MAMA. Retrieved 2014-12-14.
  34. "2013 M.net Korean Music Festival Winners list". Mnet. Archived from the original on 2014-07-14. Retrieved 2014-06-12. 
  35. "[Full Ver.] 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards Part1". mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 28 January 2015. 

Read more

Comments

We welcome your comments, but please be civil, DO NOT SPAM ON TOPIC. Comments deemed inappropriate will be removed and repeat will banned. Commention is a provilege that will be revoked for violations od our Comment Policy .

Comments from our old comments platform are still in the process of moving over. If you notice any comments missing they will likely re-appear soon. Thnk you for your patience.