Dami Im is a South Korean-born Australian singer and songwriter. Dami Im was born in Seoul on 17 October 1988 to Lee Hae-yun, a trained opera singer, and Im Dong-eal. Im emigrated to Australia with her family at the age of nine. She won the fifth season of The X Factor Australia and subsequently received a recording contract with Sony Music Australia. Im is known worldwide for achieving the highest ever Eurovision score in her country having represented Australia.
Im credits her home influences, with her mother being an opera singer, and her own classical music training, as providing her the grounding and instilling in her the love for music and performance.
Im is a Christian. She met Noah Kim, a fellow Christian, at church and they were married in Seoul, South Korea in September 2012. Im and her husband live in Daisy Hill, a suburb of Logan City in Queensland. In October 2013, she was named the cultural ambassador for Logan City and was offered the key to the city by mayor Pam Parker. Im was presented with the key at a ceremony on 4 December 2013.