Kim Chiu may just be the luckiest MIDZY or ITZY fangirl.
Kim Chiu channeled her inner K-pop idol with a cover of Swipe by girl group ITZY on Tiktok back in October 2021, and was noticed by member Yuna five months later.
@itzyofficial @kimberlysuechiu 님과 #듀엣 Enjoying ✨Swipe💃✨ #ITZY #Yuna #Kpop #Kpopdance #Swipe ♬ SWIPE - ITZY
“Enjoying swipe,” Yuna wrote on ITZY’s official account. The video has gathered over 450,000 views, 132,400 likes, 7,690 comments, and 2,453 shares, as of this writing.
The edited video showed Yuna reacting to Chiu’s cover as she jammed along to Swipe. Yuna even smiled while dancing along with the Filipina-Chinese celeb.
Chiu took to social media to express her excitement after being noticed by Yuna. “LIKE OMG!!!!!! I didn’t believe at first then I checked itzy official tiktok account…. Like…. OMG!!! I cannot breathe!!! Nahimatay ako ng 5 seconds.”
“YUNA saw my dance!!??? Can someone pinch me now na!😍😅 mejo OA pero legit nga!!! #TIKTOKduet with ITZY Yuna REALNESS!!!!! #midzy here thank you!!!!❤️ made my night!!!” Chiu wrote on Instagram.
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Chiu has always been open about her love for ITZY on social media. In September 2020, she uploaded a dance cover of Not Shy on her YouTube account.
ITZY is a girl group formed by JYP Entertainment in February 2019. They are composed of five members, namely, Yeji, Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong, and Yuna. The girl group is known for their hit songs Dalla Dalla, Wannabe, Mafia in the Morning, Not Shy, and Loco.
Congratulations on getting noticed by one of your K-pop favorites, Kim!