Suran (singer)

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Suran in 2016
Background information
Birth nameShin Su-ran
Also known as
  • Elena
  • Baily Shoo
Born (1986-07-15) July 15, 1986 (age 35) [1]
Busan, South Korea
  • Singer-songwriter
  • record producer
Years active2014–present
  • Million Market
  • S-TASY
Associated acts
Korean name
Revised Romanization Sin Su-ran
McCune–Reischauer Sin Suran

Shin Su-ran (Hangul: 신수란; born July 15, 1986), [2] also known by her stage names Elena (Hangul: 엘에나) and Baily Shoo (Hangul: 베일리 슈), and better known by the mononym Suran (Hangul: 수란, is a South Korean singer. She debuted as part of the duo Lodia on July 9, 2014, with the single "I Got a Feeling". [3]



2017–present: "Wine" and Walkin

In January 2017, she appeared on MBC's King of Mask Singer (episodes 93–94) as a contestant named "Skip to the End, Hello". [4]

On April 24, 2017, the singer released a digital single called "Wine" in a collaborative production including BTS' Suga, Slow Rabbit, Suran herself, and featuring rapper Changmo, who also co-produced. [5] The song peaked at number two on the Gaon Digital Chart, selling over 500,000 digital downloads by the end of May. [6]

After the success of the single, the singer released her debut extended play, Walkin', on June 2, 2017, peaking at number 30 on the Gaon Album Chart. [7] The title track, "1+1=0" featuring Dean was released on the same day, peaking at number 32 on the Gaon Digital Chart and selling over 100,000 digital downloads.[ citation needed ]

Personal life

In an episode of Video Star in April 2019, Suran revealed that she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015, which resulted in her having mastectomy. [8]


Extended plays

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsSales
  • Released: June 2, 2017
  • Label: Million Market, LOEN Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, digital download
  • Released: March 22, 2019
  • Label: Million Market
  • Formats: CD, digital download


TitleYearPeak chart
Sales (DL)Album
Hot 100
As lead artist
"I Feel"2014N/ANon-album singles
"Calling In Love"
feat. Beenzino
"Ddang" (땡땡땡)
feat. Hwasa
"Paradise Go" (떠날랏꼬)
"Winter Bird" (겨울새)
"Wine" (오늘 취하면)
prod. Suga feat. Changmo
  • KOR: 2,500,000 [12]
feat. Dean
"Sad Pain" (슬픈 아픔)N/ANon-album singles
"Love Story" (러브스토리)
feat. Crush
"Hide and Seek" (그놈의 별)
feat. Heize
"Don’t hang up" (전화끊지마)
feat. pH-1
179 Jumpin'
"OJB" (어젯밤 꿈에)
"Surfin'" (서핑해)Non-album singles
"Wait for you" (널 기다리고 있을게)
"The Door"
feat. Car, the Garden
"Sunny"2021 [15]
"Sunny (TAK Remix)"
feat. BIG Naughty
feat. Wonstein
"2013~Forever" (2013~영원히)
with KittiB
2016N/AMelody To Masterpiece
"The Way Home" (집으로)
with Im Se-jun, Park Bo-ram & Yu Sung-eu
"I Love You, Be Happy" (사랑해 행복해)
with KCM & Yu Sung-eun
"I'm Sorry" (미안합니다)
with Jhameel Kim
with Park Hye-soo
2017 King of Mask Singer
"I Have a Girlfriend" (난 여자가 있는데)
"Groggy" (꾸러기)
with Kim Bum-soo
2018 The Call
"SOME MORE" (썸머)
with Gray, Loco, Eddy Kim
among The Call artists
"COCO" (코코)
with Sunwoo Jung-a, Park Kyung, Kim Hyunwoo, Song Yuvin
2019Melody Bookstore
"Little Prince (Withered Flower)" (어린 왕자 (시들어버린 꽃))
with Sunwoo Jung-a, Park Kyung, Song Yuvin
"Try to meet" (만나려 해)
with Sunwoo Jung-a, Park Kyung, Kim Hyunwoo, Song Yuvin, Parc Jae-jung
"Goin’ Crazy (Prod. Park Kyung) Feat. Ravi" (미안합니다)
with Sunwoo Jung-a, Park Kyung, Kim Hyunwoo, Song Yuvin
"Moon, sleep, dream... we" (달, 잠, 꿈... 우리)
with Sunwoo Jung-a, Kim Hyunwoo, Park Kyung, Kim Tae-hyun, Song Yuvin
"This is me" (이런 나 그것도 너)
with Sunwoo Jung-a
"Hero of heroes (Feat. Hangzoo, with Kim Jae-heung of DickPunks)"
with Kim Hyunwoo
"Still Standing" (봄은 너니까)
with Yesung
2020 SM Station Season 4
"Automatic Remix"
(with Chancellor, Jay Park, Lee Hi, Bibi, Jamie, Moon, Bumkey, Samuel Seo, Babylon, Hoody, Sumin, MRSHLL, Ann One, Elo, twlv, oceanfromtheblue, Jiselle, Sole, Thama, K.vsh, Jinbo, Jerd, Soovi, B.E.D., Xydo, Owell Mood, and None)
Non-album single
with Bumkey & dress
2021 [upper-alpha 1] Mine with KozyPop
"Photography" (사진 (하늘만 바라봐))
with San E
[upper-alpha 2] Cyworld BGM 2021
As featured artist
"Mannequin" (마네퀸)
Primary feat. Beenzino & Suran
"Pride and Prejudice" (오만과 편견)
Zico feat. Suran
"And" ()
Xitsuh feat. Suran
201661 Show Me the Money 5
"Beside Me"
Code Kunst feat. BewhY, YDG & Suran
92Muggle's Mansion
"3AM" (밤에 들어줘)
Kiggen feat. Suran & Hanhae
Song For the Night
"No Thnx"
Yuk Ji-dam feat. Suran & Dean
83 Unpretty Rapstar 3
"So Far Away"
Agust D (Suga of BTS) feat. Suran
N/A Agust D
Tak feat. Suran
"Love Is a Dog From Hell" (사랑은 지옥에서 온 개)
Mad Clown feat. Suran
201717Love is a Dog From Hell
"ZINZA" (진자)
Woo Won-jae feat. YDG, Suran
33 Show Me The Money 6
"Somewhere" (어디쯤에)
GroovyRoom feat. Suran, PH-1
"Love Rain"
Yuju of GFriend feat. Suran
2018 [29] N/ANon-album single
Reddy feat. Suran
MC Mong feat. Suran
201949CHANNEL 8
Soundtrack appearances
"To Your Dream" (너의 꿈에)2016N/A Entertainer OST
"Step Step"90 Don't Dare to Dream OST
"Heartbeat"2017N/A Strong Girl Bong-soon OST
"Winter Tree" (바람이 차갑네요) Innocent Defendant OST
"Still Breathe"Cross Country OST
"Cross Country" (크로스컨트리)
with Ha:tfelt and Kim Bo-hyung
"Water Orchid" (수란 (水蘭)) The Emperor: Owner of the Mask OST
"Where Are You" (어디있나요) Falsify OST
"I'll Be Fine" (뒷모습)2018 A Korean Odyssey OST
"Dazzling" (눈부셔) My Secret Terrius OST
"Into The Abyss"
with Coogie
2019 Abyss OST
"Hibye" (안녕?!) Love Playlist Season 4 OST
"Two People" (두사람)2020 Find Me in Your Memory OST
"Confuse" (마음이 이상해) Soul Mechanic OST
"O.V.E.R" Cheat on Me If You Can OST
"One In A Million"2021 Lovestruck in the City OST
"Glory" Elsword OST: GLORY
"Stay Alive" High Class OST
Promotional singles
"A Pleasant Meal" (즐거운 식탁) [upper-alpha 3] 2018N/ANon-album singles
"Relax Moment" [upper-alpha 4] 2020
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResultSource
2017 19th Mnet Asian Music Awards Best Vocal Performance – Female "Wine" (오늘 취하면)

prod. Suga feat. Changmo

Nominated [33]
9th Melon Music Awards Song of the YearNominated [34]
Hot Trend Award (with BTS's Suga)Won
201832nd Golden Disc Awards Digital BonsangNominated [35]
Best R&B/SoulWon
Global Popularity AwardN/ANominated
27th Seoul Music Awards Bonsang AwardNominated [36]
R&B/Ballad AwardWon
Popularity AwardNominated
Hallyu Special AwardNominated
7th Gaon Chart Music Awards Song of the Year – April"Wine" (오늘 취하면)

prod. Suga feat. Changmo

Nominated [37]


  1. "Mine" did not enter Gaon Digital Chart, but peaked at number 37 on the component Gaon Download Chart. [18]
  2. "Mine" did not enter Gaon Digital Chart, but peaked at number 69 on the component Gaon Download Chart. [19]
  3. Released as a promotional single for the Yogiyo Korean BBQ delivery app. [31]
  4. Released as a promotional single for "Kumiho Relax Beer" from handmade beer company KABREW. [32]

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