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Lisa (Lalisa Manoban) Biography (Who is Lisa (Lalisa Manoban)?)

Lalisa Manoban [Thai: ลลิษา มโนบาล; born Pranpriya Manoban (Thai: ปราณปรียา มโนบาล)], better known by the mononym Lisa (Korean: 리사), is a Thai rapper, singer, and dancer based in South Korea. She is a member of the South Korean girl group Blackpink under YG Entertainment. Lisa was revealed as the second member on June 8, 2016.

Lisa won the YG Entertainment auditions in Thailand at the age of 13 and trained with the company for five years before making her debut. She was the only individual among 4,000 applicants to pass the 2010 YG Entertainment audition in her native Thailand and became the label’s first foreign trainee in 2011.

She debuted on 8 August 2016, alongside Jisoo, Jennie, and Rosé with the single album Square One, which produced the lead singles “Whistle” and “Boombayah”. She is the group’s youngest member and has established herself as their lead rapper, vocalist, and dancer.

Lisa set so many new records and has won a number of awards, including the ‘New Artist of the Year’ and ‘Bonsang Award’ at the ‘Seoul Music Awards,’ ‘Best of Next Artist Award’ at the ‘Mnet Asian Music Awards,’ and ‘World Rookie Award’ at the ‘Gaon Chart Music Awards.’ She speaks fluent Thai, Korean, Japanese, and English, and is fond of western food and culture.

Quick Information:

Stage NameLisa (리사)
Birth NameLalisa Manoban (ลลิสา มโนบาล) / Pranpriya Manoban (ปราณปริยา มโนบาล)
NicknamesLili, Lalice, Laliz, Pokpak
BornPranpriya Manoban
Date of BirthMarch 27, 1997 (age 25)
BirthplaceBuriram, Thailand
Zodiac SignAries
Height166.5 cm (5’5.6″)
Weight44.7 kg (98.5 lbs)
OccupationRapper, Singer, Dancer
Years active2016–present
GenresK-pop, Dance-pop, Hip hop
Associated actsBlackpink, YG Family
LabelsYG, Interscope

Early Life and Education:

Lisa (Blackpink) Biography, Facts, Age, Height, Songs, Boyfriend, Family, Education,

Lalisa Manoban (Pranpriya Manoban) aka Lisa was born on March 27, 1997, in Buriram Province, Thailand, she later legally changed her name to Lalisa, meaning praised, on the advice of a fortune teller in order to bring in prosperity. As an only child, she was raised by her Thai mother Chitthip Brüschweiler, and her Swiss stepfather Marco Brüschweiler, a renowned chef, currently active in Thailand.

Lisa completed her secondary education at Praphamontree School I and II in Thailand. She was interested in music and dancing from a young age. She competed regularly in dance contests throughout her childhood, including in “To Be Number One”, and joined the eleven-member dance crew We Zaa Cool alongside BamBam of Got7.

In September 2009, the group entered the competition LG Entertainment Million Dream Sanan World broadcast on Channel 9 and won the “Special Team” Award. She also participated in a singing contest as a school representative for “Top 3 Good Morals of Thailand”, where she finished as a runner-up.

Career:

Lisa (Blackpink) Biography, Facts, Age, Height, Songs, Boyfriend, Family, Education,

In 2010, 13-year-old Lisa auditioned to join South Korean record label YG Entertainment in Thailand. From a young age, Lisa gained an interest in the K-Pop industry, namely admiring artists Big Bang and 2NE1, and wished to someday follow a similar path.

Among the 4,000 applicants, she was the only individual to qualify, which prompted then CEO, Yang Hyun-suk into offering Lisa a chance to become a YG Entertainment trainee. On April 11, 2011, Lisa moved to South Korea to begin her formal training as a trainee. Her parents encouraged her and supported her decision to relocate to South Korea at a tender age. She became the first non-Korean member of YG Entertainment. She trained with the company for five years till 2016.

In November 2013, she appeared in Taeyang’s music video for the single “Ringa Linga, where she was one of the background dancers, alongside members of iKon and Winner. In March 2015, Lisa undertook her first modeling job for street-wear brand Nona9on, following South Korean cosmetics brand Moonshot in 2016.

In August 2016, Lisa debuted along with Jisoo, Jennie, and Rosé of the South Korean girl group Blackpink, as well as the first non-ethnically Korean to debut under the agency. Blackpink debuted with the single album Square One with lead singles “Whistle” and “Boombayah”. “Whistle” achieved a perfect “all-kill”, topping all South Korean charts upon debut.

Lisa was cast by the MBC military variety program Real Man 300 as a permanent member on the show from September 21, 2018, onward. In March 2020, she served as the dance mentor throughout the iQIYI’s Chinese girl group survival program Youth With You Season 2. In February 2021, she returned as the dance mentor in the Chinese boy group survival show Youth With You Season 3.

Lisa Boyfriend / Relationship & Love Affairs:

Lisa (Blackpink) Biography, Facts, Age, Height, Songs, Boyfriend, Family, Education,

According to the source, Blackpink member Lisa isn’t currently dating anyone right now. But she revealed she’s more attracted to older men.

Other than that, there hasn’t been much information about Lisa’s dating life, which is likely because of YG Entertainment’s strict rules around its artist’s dating.

Lisa Awards & Nomination:

  • The Standard (2018) Most Popular Person of the Year
  • The Standard (2019) Most Popular Person of the Year
  • Prêmio Annual K4US (2020) Favorite News From The Hwstar
  • Thailand Master Youth Club (2021) Inspirational Role Model for Youth
  • Weibo Starlight Awards (2021) Popular Artist of the Year
  • Weibo Starlight Awards (2021) Starlight Hall of Fame (Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand)

Lisa Albums and Songs:

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Interesting Facts About Lisa:

  • Lisa was born in Buriram Province and moved to Bangkok, Thailand at age three.
  • She can play guitar, Ukulele, and piano.
  • Lisa’s stepfather who’s a top certified Swiss chef in Thailand is Marco Brüschweiler.
  • She was the only person accepted to YG in the YG Audition in Thailand in 2010.
  • She’s childhood friends with GOT7′s BamBam as they were both part of the dance crew We Zaa Cool.
  • She trained for 5 years and 3 months (2011 April).
  • She became a trainee during middle school and has lived in Korea since.
  • Lisa was the second member to be revealed.
  • She can speak Korean, English, Japanese, Thai, and basic Chinese.
  • Members said she’s really playful and mischievous off stage.
  • Her favorite food is French fries and her Korean favorite dish is Gamjatang (spicy pork spine soup).
  • Lisa loves make-up a lot (revealed on Get It Beauty).
  • Lisa is one of the cast members in the show “Real Men 300”.
  • Lisa, Jisoo, and Rose, all prefer cute guys over sexy ones. (Blackpink Live Radio Interview)
  • Lisa said if she was a guy, she would date Jennie because she’s sexy.
  • Lisa is ranked 9th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2018”, ranked 3rd in 2019”, and ranked 2nd in 2020”.
  • She was chosen as the dance mentor of the Chinese show Youth With You 2 & 3.
  • Lisa’s ideal type: She said she likes older guys, who can take good care of her. Also she likes kindhearted men, who can cook and who have a lifestyle that fits hers.
Lisa (Blackpink) Biography, Facts, Age, Height, Songs, Boyfriend, Family, Education,

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