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SHINee's Onew Reveals How He Joined SM Entertainment

By Staff Writer | September 27, 2012 11:17 PM EDT

SHINee’s Onew Reveals How He Joined SM Entertainment
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SHINee's leader Onew shared how he was able to debut as a singer.

MBC's "Radio Star" episode on Wednesday featured Onew who explained, "There are showcases hold each time a company releases a rookie. I attended the showcase of Girls' Generation and was spotted by Lee Soo Man."

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He added, "I was asked to do a recording and was signed on the next day. At that time I sang Gummy and Wheesung's "Do It." After hearing this story the MCs asked Onew to sing the song on the spot and he delivered a passionate performance.

Actress Kim Jung Nan commented, "He has such a nice voice," unable to hide her affection for Onew.

 

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