Lee Hyori
Lee Hyori
Real Name/Full Name Lee Hyo-ri
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Lee Hyori
Birth Place: Cheongwon County, North Chungcheong, South Korea
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 10 May 1979
Age/How Old: 45 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 167 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms – 49 Kg
In Pounds – 107 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Lee Jung-gwang
Mother – Jeon Ji-sun
Siblings: Lee Yuri, Lee Gook-jin, and Lee Aeri
School: Seoul Dongjak Elementary, Suhmoon Girl’s Middle School
College: Kookmin University, Kyung Hee University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: South Korean
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Lee Sang-soon (m. 2013)
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Singer, record producer, activist, actress, and television presenter
Net Worth: $20 million
Last Updated: June 2024

The music industry in South Korea witnessed massive growth in the past few decades. The country’s artists are now ranked among the most popular musicians across the globe. When the music industry began revolutionizing, Lee Hyo-ri played a key role in taking Korean music to the international stage. In the process, she transitioned into international fame. Hyo-ri is renowned for being a singer and actress apart from being a producer, animal rights activist, and television presenter as well.

Well, how well do you know about Lee Hyori? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Lee Hyori’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Lee Hyori to date.

Biography and Early Life

Lee Hyo-ri was born to parents Lee Jung-gwang and Jeon Ji-sun who were then residents of Cheongwon County, North Chungcheong Province in South Korea. Hyo-ri witnessed her upbringing alongside her two sisters. She had to find herself a job at a restaurant after she was expelled from her school. While she was working at the restaurant, Hyo-ri was inducted into the H.O.T. band by an agency and later cast by the manager.

During this time, Hyo-ri was preparing for her debut as a part of a girl group and lived as a trainee of South Korea’s largest entertainment company S.M. Entertainment. A few months down the line. Hyo-ri made her debut as the leader of the group FIn K.L.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Lee Hyori in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Lee Hyori’s age is 45 years old as of today’s date 25th June 2024 having been born on 10 May 1979. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 167 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 107 lbs in Pound and 49kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Black.


Lee Hyo-ri attended the Seoul Dongjak Elementary and the Suhmoon Girl’s Middle School for her schooling. She had been expelled from middle school, after which she had to settle for odd jobs. Hyo-ri went on to graduate from Kookmin University and Kyung Hee University.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Lee Hyo-ri got married to the popular rock band Roller Coaster, Lee Sang-soon, in the year 2013. The wedding took place at the couples’ vacation home located in Mt. Halla, Jeju Island. Hyo-ri and Sang-soon are part of an animal rights group. The two got in a relationship after working together on a song back in 2011 that promoted the animal shelters. Given she is one of the most renowned Korean actresses and singers, Hyo-ri has always kept the details of her personal life to herself. Hence not much can be stated regarding her life outside the spotlight.

Is Lee Hyori Lesbian?

Lee Hyo-ri is not a lesbian. She is known for showing her support towards all those around her irrespective of what their sexual orientation might be. Her caring nature is one of the reasons all love her. Thus, we can say that she is straight.

Professional Career

After separating from Fin K.L., Hyo-ri began exploring the Urban pop and dance-pop genres within Korean music. During her early days as a solo artist, she co-authored several songs and spent a significant amount of time working alongside producers to explore every genre, including country and blues as well. The underlying messages in her songs range from love to women empowerment.

Lee Hyo-ri earned herself the title “Nation’s Fairy” when she worked as a part of the popular Korean comedy show titled Family Outing. Her musical career took off after she became a part of the South Korean girl music group known as the FIn K.L. After spending some time with the group, Hyo-ri ventured out to have a career as a solo musician.

Lee Hyo-ri dropped her first solo album titled Stylish in the year 2003. The album managed to secure her several Artist of the Year Awards. Lee Hyo-ri went on to become the most paid female Artist in South Korea after she got herself a contract from Mnet Media. It is not just her acting and music career that paid off but her role as an activist as well. Today, Lee Hyo-ri stands to be one of the most renowned animal rights activists across the globe.


Lee Hyo-ri won the Golden Disc Award Song Division in the year 2003, Mnet Asian Music Award for Best Female Artist in 2008 and later in 2013, Mnet Asian Music Award for Favourite Music Video in 2003, and Mnet Asian Music Award for Best Dance Performance in the year 2008.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Lee Hyori in 2024

Lee Hyori Net Worth
Lee Hyori Net Worth

As of 2024, Lee Hyo-ri is worth $20 million. Her acting and music career serve as an active source of income, although she is known to hold several other sources of generating revenue. She also performs in music tours with her group.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Lee Hyo-ri had to spend most of her childhood in a poorly kept 285 square feet barbershop.
  • She was honored with the title of Artist of the Year in 2006.
  • She got wedded with her husband in their vacation home in Jeju Island.

Lee Hyo-ri narrates a tale of how a girl with the most humble beginnings went on to become one of the most popular artists in the world. Her works played a key role in revolutionizing the music industry in Korea. Hyo-ri continues to serve as an example to several budding musicians.


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