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Jimin (지민) – BTS, Profile, Early Life, Career, Facts & Net worth

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Park Jimin, also referred to as ‘Jimin,’ is a member of the renowned boy group BTS. He is the lead singer and primary dancer. In addition, park Jimin is a K-pop singer, dancer, composer, and record producer from South Korea.

Bio & Family

Park Jimin is Jimin’s name that he got at the time of his birth. He is a 25-year-old man. He was born on the month of October 13, 1995, in Geumjeong District, Busan, South Korea, and celebrates his birthday on that day. His mother, father, and younger brother make up his family.

Education

Park Jimin went to Yonsan Middle School and Hodong Elementary School in Busan. Jimin has liked dancing since he was a youngster, and as a result, he enrolled in the Just Dance Academy, where he studied popping and locking dance.

Jimin was also a student at Busan High School of Arts, where he learned modern dance.

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Body Stats

Jimin stands 174cm/5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs around 58 kg weight. His blood type is A. He has a charismatic and aura-like appearance which stands out and has an attractive smile.

He has dark brown eyes. Jimin, like other celebrities, has a lot of different haircuts and hair colors.

Quick Facts

Full Name Park Ji-min
Native Name박지민
Other NameJimin (지민)
BirthdayOctober 13, 1995,
Birth PlaceBusan, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
ParentsN/A
Sibling1
OccupationSinger/Rapper/Dancer
AgencyBigHit Entertainment
Associated ActBTS (Bangtan Boys)
PositionSinger/Rapper/Dancer
ZodiacLibra
Height174 cm
Weight61 Kg
Blood TypeA
Relationship StatusSingle
Partner(s)Unknown
Net WorthApproximately US $7 million

Debut

He was moved to Korean Arts High School after passing the tryouts at Big Hit Entertainment, where he completed his high school studies in 2014 and is now registered at Global Cyber University alongside his bandmates.

He cleared Big Hit Entertainment’s audition procedure and began working as a trainee there.

Later, he made his debut as a vocalist and dancer with the hip-hop boy band BTS on June 12, 2013, with the release of the track 2 Cool 4 Skool.’

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Career & Achievements

Jimin has always enjoyed singing and dancing since he was a youngster. As a result, he enrolled in dance academies to learn popping, locking, and modern dances.

As a result, Jimin and his colleagues have delivered hit records one after the other since their debut.

Jimin’s gentle, soothing tone and creative dancing skills knocked admirers off their feet. In 2018, the president of South Korea bestowed awards on Jimin and his fellow members. They were given the Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit, fifth class.

He has received Billboard’s Top Social Artist Award 3 times in a row with BTS. In addition, in the Mnet Asian Music Awards, Jimin and his bandmates won all four Daesang Award categories.

Also read about Kim Ok-Vin 김옥빈


Discography

Jimin has also recorded three solo songs under BTS’s label, the first of which was “Lie” from the 2016 album Wings, and the second of which was “Serendipity” for BTS’ album “Love Yourself: Her” in 2017.

In 2020, he debuted his new solo single “Filter,” which is taken from the BTS album Map Of The Soul:7. Jimin became the first Korean artist to have a solo record with over 50 million streams, thanks to his solo.

Jimin then published his solo song, “Promise,” on the group’s SoundCloud in 2018. With his songs, he gained a lot of care and encouragement. He broke Drake’s record for the biggest 24-hour premiere ever on SoundCloud. Warrior Children.

He has also collaborated with his fellow member Jungkook on versions of hit tracks such as Mistletoe (Justin Bieber), and We Don’t Talk Anymore (Charlie Puth).

Who is Jimin Dating?

Jimin, like the rest of the BTS members, is presently single, although rumors about his dating life have circulated on social media for years.

Jimin was said to be dating another K-pop singer Han Seung-Yeon from the group KARA, according to the most recent dating rumors.

When it comes to his personal life, the media has no knowledge of his romantic life and likes to assume he is single. However, Jimin prefers to concentrate on his work and places a high value on it.

Also read about Choi Soo-Young 최수영

What is Jimin’s Net Worth?

Jimin’s net worth is believed to be about $7 million. He has a captivating personality in addition to being a brilliant vocalist and artist. His career has been aided by his beautiful appearance and abs.

Interesting Facts about Jimin (지민)

  • Pork, duck, chicken, fruit, and kimchi jjigae are among his favorite meals.
  • Jimin isn’t a big fan of spinach.
  • He enjoys warm, cool weather.
  • As a method of demonstrating his love for his fellow members, he humorously slaps them.
  • He will begin to dance wherever he is if music is playing.

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PSY Makes Comeback with his first album “PSY 9th” in almost 5 years

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Park Jae-sang, professionally well-known as PSY, returned to music after a five-year hiatus with a full album titled “PSY 9th”. Jaesang’s last full-length album, “PSY 8th 4X2=8”, released under YG Entertainment in 2017.

In 2019, PSY launched his own label and management home “P NATION”, for himself and for several rising and established artists.

Almost a decade after the huge success of “Gangnam Style”, the South Korean singer and rapper made his long-awaited comeback on Friday, April 29, 2022, with his 9th full-length album with “That That (prod. & feat. SUGA of BTS)” as a title track under his own label “P NATION”.

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For “That That”, Suga reached out to PSY first with the track and said he wanted to produce a song for PSY. The talented 29-year-old, South Korean rapper and producer has been in the writing and production process since 2013.

SUGA first believed he was only going to produce and write a song for PSY but later step by step PSY made him participate in the track and feature in the music video and finally, SUGA was seen doing the choreography along with PSY and many backup dancers in the music video of “That That”.

Also, read about Crush (크러쉬)

With the title track That That PSY and SUGA managed to gain several achievements. It became the fastest Kpop MV released in 2022 to surpass 70M on YouTube, in 4 days and 18 hours. The title track also debuts at #36 on Gaon Digital Chart in its first week of release.

PSY SUGA (슈가) That That
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Besides SUGA, numerous Kpop singers like CRUSH, HEIZE, and HYUNA who are from his own label, and other artists like HWA SA, TABLO, and Sung Si Kyung are featured in PSY’s latest album.

Full Tracklist of PSY 9th

  • 9INTRO
  • That That (prod. & feat. SUGA of BTS)
  • Celeb
  • You Move Me (feat. Sung Si Kyung)
  • Sleepless (feat. Heize)
  • GANJI (feat. Jessie)
  • Now (feat. Hwa Sa)
  • Happier (feat. Crush)
  • Hello Monday
  • Everday
  • forever (feat. TABLO)
  • Dear Me

Moreover, his track titled “Celeb” was co-written by a well-known South Korean rapper and record producer Zico (지코). The song Celeb was supposed to be released in 2019 but was put on hold since PSY faced multiple allegations.

PSY Bae Suzy (배수지) Celeb
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However, Celeb is released as one of the tracks from PSY’s 9th album accompanying a music video featuring a South Korean actress and singer, Bae Suzy. The music video gives a peek at how much space artists gain inside the hearts of their admirers. Moreover, Hwa Sa has also appeared in the Performance video of “Now (feat. Hwa Sa)” along with PSY.

In addition, while joining the forces with several young artists, PSY says he didn’t feel any age gap and felt like he was working with a childhood friend, especially with SUGA from BTS.

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Jimin and Ha Sung-Woon’s collaboration breaks BTS’ Dynamite’s record

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BTS’ Jimin and former Wanna One member Ha Sung-Woon, released their highly anticipated soundtrack ‘With You’ for tvN drama ‘Our Blues’, on April 25 at 11 PM KST.

It’s the first time Jimin has delivered OST meanwhile Ha Sung-Woon(하성운) has already contributed OSTs for the k-drama like The Wind Blows, The King: Eternal Monarch, True Beauty, and many more.

In less than 5 hours of release, ‘With You’ achieved 100 #1’s on iTunes Worldwide Top Song charts, making it the fastest song to do so. This makes Jimin and Ha Sung-Woon the fastest Korean Soloists and ‘With You’ the fastest OST to reach 100 number 1’s on iTunes Worldwide.

Jimin (지민) and Sungwoon(성운) With You
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Previously, the record for the fastest song to top iTunes Worldwide Top Song charts in 100 different regions was held by the song ‘Dynamite’ by BTS, which took more or less eight hours to get to the milestone.

Also, read about Jimin (박지민)

Furthermore, ‘With You’ is a song expressing love, the romantic impulse to always stay by someone’s side. The song’s tender mood is rounded by acoustic guitar and piano along with Jimin’s soft tenor and Sungwoon’s attractive vocals. Both singers’ vocals engaged tones are weaved together and their harmony has made the song even more beautiful.

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Jungkook (정국) of BTS tests COVID-19 positive in Las Vegas

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Jungkook of BTS has tested positive for COVID-19 on March 28, Sunday. BTS was scheduled to attend the 64th Grammy Awards, for their nomination as well as performance.

For the preparation for their performance, the members had planned to be in the United States days before the show; Jungkook came to Las Vegas a few days earlier than other members.

A short while after landing in Las Vegas, he felt a little under the weather and had a slight sore throat. Having suspicion he managed to take a rapid PCR test and a standard PCR test on Sunday afternoon. Taking preventive measures, he stayed in self-isolation till the results came out.

Also, read full profile of Jungkook (정국)

A day after on March 28 the result of the tests came back positive and confirmed that Jungkook was infected and had to stay in isolation for treatment and be quarantined.

Other BTS members; RM, Jin, Suga, Jimin, and Taehyung flew to the United States on Sunday while J-Hope also is still under quarantine in Seoul, South Korea.

Permission to Dance Jungkook BTS
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Big Hit Entertainment released an official announcement for the fan base about the situation in the BTS fan community forum, Weverse. With Jungkook testing positive and J-Hope still in Seoul, the agency informed that they were in discussion with the organizer of the Grammys.

They made their apologies for the situation and informed fans that Jungkook is being treated and will provide full support for his rapid recovery.

BTS had scheduled to perform in four concerts:

Permission to Dance On Stage, at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas.

  • Live shows on April 8, April 9, April 15, and April 16.

MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas for the Grammys.

BTS is also nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for their track Butter.

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V (뷔)/Taehyung – BTS, Profile, Early Life, Net worth & Facts

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Kim Tae-Hyung, best remembered by his stage as “V,” is a part of the popular boy group BTS and the singer, dancing line, and second-youngest band member.

Kim Taehyung is a K-pop singer, dancer, composer, and record producer from South Korea.

V’s Early Bio & Family

Tae Hyung was born in Daegu, South Korea, on December 30, 1995, with the birth name Kim Tae-Hyung. He grew up there with his sister Kim Eon Jin and brother Kim Jeong Gyu, his two younger siblings.

He is quite connected to his family and frequently declares that his father is his greatest role model. His parents are traditional farmers, and he comes from a less-than-affluent family.

His family has always been there for him when it comes to his profession in the entertainment industry. Kim Tae-Hyung graduated from Korean Arts High School in 2014 and is now a member of Global Cyber University, where he studies with his band members.

V (뷔)/ Taehyung
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Body Stats

Taehyung stands 5 feet 10 inches tall, which is a great match for his 58 kg weight. His chest, waist, and biceps measurements are 38, 30, and 13 inches. He, too, has dark brown eyes.

Taehyung, like other celebrities, is always changing his haircuts and hues. Taehyung has also received much interest for his charming actions, his tummy, and his wide shoulders.

Quick Facts

Let’s know some facts about V

Full NameKim Tae-Hyung
Native Name김태형
Other NameV (뷔)
BirthdayDecember 30, 1995
Birth PlaceDaegu, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
ParentsN/A
Sibling1
OccupationSinger/Rapper/Dancer
AgencyBigHit Entertainment
Associated ActBTS (방탄소년단)
PositionSinger/Rapper/Dancer
ZodiacCapricorn
Height5 feet 10 inches
Weight58 Kg
Blood TypeAB
Relationship StatusSingle
Partner(s)Unknown
Net WorthApproximately US $8 million

Debut

Taehyung had an interest in the saxophone when he was in elementary school and aspired to be a prominent vocalist. He gradually started saxophone lessons while he was in early middle school.

V passed Big Hit Entertainment‘s audition procedure and began working as a trainee there. On June 12, 2013, he made his debut as a member of the Korean boy band BTS, with the release of the single “2 Cool 4 Skool.”

Also read about Jin (진)

Career & Achievements

V, or Tae as he is more generally known, has a sizable following both in South Korea and abroad. This hip-hop musician is recognized for his strong voice and boyish charms.

He co-wrote and co-produced the song “Hold Me Tight” for their smash album The Most Beautiful Moment In Life. V’s incredibly calming, low, and deep tones have gained him fans all over the world.

In 2017, he was shortlisted for a Best Ost Award at the MMA for his first-ever Ost for his first-ever drama. He also received the Best Idol Actor Award at the Soompi Awards in 2018 for the same drama.

He has received Billboard’s Top Social Artist Award 3 times in order with BTS. In the Mnet Asian Music Awards, V and his bandmates received all four Daesang Award categories. Additionally, “Singularity,” his solo tune under BTS, received Best Choreography at the 2019 Soompi Awards.

V (뷔)/Taehyung
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Filmography

In terms of Taehyung’s solo endeavors, he made his acting debut in KBS’ historical drama Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth, where he played a supporting part. Similarly, V and his bandmate Jin collaborated on an OSt for the drama “It’s Definitely You.”

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Discography

Taehyung is also credited with writing the melody and lyrics for his own single “Stigma” from the 2016 album Wings. In May 2018, he released his second solo song, “Singularity,” as part of BTS’ album “Love Yourself: Tear.”

He’s also produced versions of popular tracks like Hung Me and Someone Like You thus far (Adele). To commemorate their fourth anniversary, he and his bandmate Namjoon co-produced the song “4 O’Clock.”

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V’s Net Worth

Taehyung’s net worth is believed to be about $8 million. He has a captivating personality in addition to being a brilliant vocalist and artist. His popularity has been aided by his appealing graphics.

Who is V currently Dating?

V is the only member of BTS whose actual dating status has been widely publicized by their administration, Big Hit Entertainment, despite the fact that he is presently single.

V was said to be dating a BTS fan named Hi, according to reports. When the rumors started to spread, Big Hit Entertainment confirmed that V and Hi had been chatting but that they were simply friends and not dating.

Intresting Facts about V (뷔)

  • He adores everything that is unique.
  • Japchae and any sort of meat are V’s favorite foods.
  • Due to his blank look, he is known as Blank Tae.
  • V landed in first place in the “Top 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2017.”

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Jin (진) – BTS, Profile, Early Life, Career, Net worth & Facts

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Kim Seok-jin (김석진) a.k.a Jin (진) a renowned singer-songwriter, vocalist, dancer, worldwide –handsome, and a member of the worldwide famous K-Pop boy band named BTS (BANGTAN SONYEONDAN) 방탄소년단.

In this article, we have included everything about Kim Seok-Jin. Scroll down to know about his marriage, relationship, career, age, height, etc.

Family Details of Jin (진)

Kim Seok-jin (김석진) was born on 4th December 1992 in Gwacheon, Gyeonggi-Do, South Korea, turning 28 this year, 2021.

He was born and raised in South Korea, holding South Korean nationality and belonging to Korean ethnicity. His sun sign is Sagittarius. His stage name is Jin.

The information regarding his family is his father is the CEO of a company and his mother. He has one elder brother named Kim Seok Jung His brother was involved in the hip-hop world.

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Jin completed his high schooling at ‘Bosung High School’ and graduated from’ Konkuk University on 22nd February 2017, getting a degree in art and acting. He also attended and graduated from ‘Hanyang Cyber University, ‘taking music as his major.

Physical Stats

Jin has an amazing body physique, slim and tall. His height is about 5ft. 10 inches or 178cm weighing 63kg or 139 lbs.

Jin has wide broad shoulders and amazing eyes. He has black eye color, and his hairstyle color changes frequently. His shoe size is 8.5 (US).

Quick Facts

Full NameKim Seok-jin
Native Name김석진
Stage NameJin (진)
Birthday 4th December 1992
Birth PlaceGwacheon, Gyeonggi-Do, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
ParentsN/A
SiblingKim Seok Jung
OccupationSinger, Dancer, Rapper
AgencyBig Hit Entertainment
Associated ActBTS (Bangtan Boys)
PositionVocalist, Dancer, Rapper
ZodiacSagittarius
Height5ft. 10 inch
Weight63 Kg
Blood TypeO
Relationship StatusN/A
Partner(s)Unknown
Net WorthApproximately US 7-9 million

Pre-Debut

His father wants him to enter his father’s company, but he walked into the entertainment industry after Jin was recognized for his good looks by one of the South Korean entertainment companies named ‘BIGHIT ENTERTAINMENT,’ recently known as ‘HYBE LABELS’ when he was walking down the street.

At that time, he was studying acting. Jin’s favorite hobbies are cooking, eating, taking care of pet’s playing video games, and snowboarding. He also did a mukbang show named ‘Eat Jin’ in which other BTS members- Suga, Jimin, Jungkook also joined sometimes.

Also read about Hyoyeon 효연

Career Details

Jin debuted with ‘BTS,’ holding the position of one of its four vocalists on 13th June 2013 by their debut single album named ‘2 COOL 4 SKOOL’.

The song named AWAKE, aired in 2016 on the album WINGS, was sung by Jin, which was his first co-produced track broadcasted.

He then co-wrote the track along with Slow Rabbit, Hitman Bang, RM, J-Hope, June, and Pdogg. The track rose to number 31 on the ‘Gaon Music Chart’ and number 6 on the ‘Billboard World Digital Singles Chart.’

Jin and V (Kim Taehyung) sang the song named ‘IT’S DEFINITELY YOU,’ the original soundtrack of the South Korean TV series called ‘Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth,’ in which Jin got nominated for the ‘Best OST Award in 2017’ at ‘Melon Music Awards.

In the year 2018, October Jin and the other BTS members were awarded the Fifth class ‘Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit’ by South Korean president named Moon Jae-in.

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Discography

‘EPIPHANY,’ the second solo song sung by Jin, aired on 9th August 2018, which was the part of the BTS album named ‘LOVE YOURSELF: ANSWER.’

The song charted on ‘Billboard World Digital Singles Chart’ on 4th,’ Gaon Music Chart’ on 30th, and ‘K-Pop Hot 100’ on 5th, giving pop-rock melody vibes.

Then he and the other member of BTS, Jeon Jungkook, released another song named ‘SO FAR AWAY,’ which was initially released by BTS member Suga (Agust D) in his self-titled mixtape called –Agust-D.

Also read about Jungkook 정국

Jin has also sung cover versions of songs like the solo cover of ‘MOM’ by Ra.D (7th May 2015), ‘I LOVE YOU’ by Mate (3rd December 2015), and ‘IN FRONT OF THE PSIT OFFICE IN AUTMN’ by Yoon Do-Hyun (7th June 2018).

Jin has co-hosted TV music programs like SBS- aired ‘Inkigayo’ in 2016, the M-net –aired ‘M Countdown’(2016-2017), KBS2-aired ‘Music Bank ‘(2018), and the annual South Korean music show ‘KBS Song Festival ‘ (2017-2018).

He has made his presence on SBS- aired South Korean reality documentary show named ‘Law of the Jungle (2017).

Is Jin dating anyone?

The information regarding his relationship is not revealed yet. Although he is currently single, there is no information related to his previous relationship.

Jin (진) BTS
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Social Media

Seok-Jin is personally active on Instagram with the verified username (@jin) with 32.1million followers.

There are also social media accounts which are managed by his company named HYBE LABELS having 84.1k followers on Hybe labels, Twitter has over 32.7 million followers, Tiktok over 40.2 million followers, Vlive has 30 million members, Weverse 11.9 million wever, Facebook has 72 million followers, YouTube has over 60.7 million subscribers, Sound cloud 3.8 million followers and in Spotify 31 million monthly listeners.

Also, read about BTS’s Jimin (지민)

BTS Jin (진) Net Worth

Jin is one of the most popular K-pop artists who is widely known to global audiences. He has been working actively since his debut with BTS and have many hits till now.

Besides, music their popularity inclined they have many brand deals and are ambassadors of luxury brands like Louis Vuitton, Fila, Puma, and many more. Jin’s net worth is estimated to be approx. USD 8-9 million was in 2021.

His primary source of earnings is singing, Songwriting, and other ventures. In addition, Jin had a luxury apartment worth the US $1.7 million in South Korea, which he purchased in 2018.

Some Facts about Jin

  • Jin celebrated his birthday by donating supplies like food, blankets, and dishes to the ‘Korean Animal Welfare Association and 321 kg of food to the non-profit organization Korea Animal Rights Advocates (KARA).
  • His elder brother had opened Japanese –style restaurant named ‘Ossu Seiormushi’ in Seoul in 2018.
  • He lives with his band members in Hannam-dong in Seoul.

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SUGA (슈가) – BTS, Profile, Early Life, Girlfriend, Facts & Net worth

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Min Yoon-gi(민윤기), known colloquially as Suga, is a member of the renowned boy band BTS and a rapper. Suga is a K-pop singer, dancer, composer, and record producer from South Korea.

The young guy is recognized for uplifting audiences with his raps, lyrics, voice, and dancing routines on stages ranging from Billboard to Grammy, stadium tours, and concerts.

Early Bio

Min Yoon Gi is the given name of Suga at the time of his birth. He is a 28-year-old man. Since he was born on the same day in the year 1993 in Daegu, South Korea, he celebrates his birthday on March 9.

His mother, father, and elder brother make up his family. By the age of 13, he had developed an interest in his chosen profession.

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Education

Before graduation, Min Yoon Gi attended Taejeon Elementary School, Gwaneum Middle School, and Apgujeong High School. He grew intrigued in rap after hearing Stony Skunk’s “Reggae Muffin.”

Nevertheless, after hearing Epik High, he chose to pursue a career as a rapper. Yoongi, like his band members, enrolled in Global Cyber University.

Body Stats

Suga is stands 5’8.4″ tall and weighs 59 kg. He has pale skin and slender legs. Suga, like other celebrities, frequently changes his haircuts and colors.

Quick Facts:

Full NameMin Yoon Gi
Native Name민윤기
Other NameSUGA (슈가)
BirthdayMarch 9, 1993
Birth PlaceDaegu, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
ParentsN/A
Sibling1
OccupationSinger/Rapper/Dancer/Actor
AgencyBigHit Entertainment
Associated ActBTS
PositionSinger/Rapper
ZodiacPisces
Height5’8.4″
Weight59 Kg
Blood TypeO
Relationship StatusSingle
Partner(s)Unknown
Net WorthApproximately US $8 million

Before BTS

Min began writing music lyrics when he was 13 years old, and he also understood how to use MIDI. Just at age of 17, he was working part-time at a recording studio. He continued to write, compose, and arrange music, as well as rapping and performing, after that.

Suga had become a well-known underground rapper known as “Gloss” before joining Big Hit Entertainment.

As a member of the hip-hop group D-Town, he composed the song ‘518-062’ honoring the Gwangju Uprising. He had been recruited Big Hit as a song producer, although he had spent years training alongside the other members.

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SUGA’s Professional Career

Min Yoon-gi made his debut with the South Korean boy band ‘Bangtan Boys,’ better known as ‘BTS,’ in 2013. ‘Big Hit Entertainment,’ an entertainment business, established the band. For ‘BTS,’ Yoon-gi took the stage name “Suga.”

He created songs for “Wings” and “The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 1,” two of their best-selling albums.

His tracks were very well, and they aided in the massive success of ‘BTS.’ Among other events, the band performed at the ‘Mnet Asian Music Awards and the ‘Billboard Music Awards.

‘The ‘Bangtan Boys’ became the first K-pop band to receive the ‘Billboard Music Awards’ title for ‘Top Social Artist’ in 2017.

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Discography

BTS‘ published two albums in 2014: ‘Wake Up,’ a Japanese album, and ‘Dark & Wild,’ a South Korean album. ‘BTS’ has a number of successful songs written by Yoon-gi, including ‘Jump,’ ‘Tomorrow,’ and ‘Like.’

Suga also released a solo opening song for Pt 1 of The Most Beautiful Moment in Life (EP). Similarly, for Part 2 of the album, he published another intro, “Nevermind.” His most current introduction song is for the album “Shadow,” which was published in February of 2020.

Similarly, he’s recorded two solo singles under the BTS moniker, “First Love” for BTS’ 2016 studio album Wings and “Seasaw” for Love Yourself: Answer.

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Yoongi’s solo efforts include a self-titled mixtape published on SoundCloud on August 15, 2016. With Suran’s song “Wine,” Suga made his debut as a producer, producing songs for musicians other than BTS.

He has also featured, created, and produced music for a variety of musicians, including Lee So-rap ra’s in “Song Request,” Epik High, and Heixe’s “We Don’t Talk Together.”

In December of this year, he recorded a single called “Suga’s interlude” with American singer-songwriter Halsey, which he produced and featured.

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Who is SUGA currently Dating?

When it comes to Suga’s personal life, the media has no knowledge of his dating life and likes to assume he is single. Suga is highly focused on his profession and places a high value on his career.

Meanwhile, as the producer for her song “Wine,” he was reported to be dating Korean singer Suran. His agency afterward claimed that they never were a thing and that he was only a coworker.

Also read about Jungkook 정국

SUGA’s Net Worth

Suga’s net worth is believed to be about $8 million. He is a brilliant producer and composer in addition to being a superb rapper, vocalist, and artist.

Intresting Facts about SUGA

  • Meat is his favorite food.
  • On his days off, he is known as Motionless Min because he does nothing.
  • 3 is his favorite number.
  • Suga enjoys taking photographs.
  • His ideal weather is when he can wear short sleeved shirts during the day and long sleeved shirts at night.

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RM (아르엠) – BTS, Profile, Early Life, Career, Net worth & Facts

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Kim Namjoon (김남준), also known as “RM”, is a renowned South Korean rapper, songwriter, record producer, & dancer. RM is best known for being the leader of the worldwide famous South Korean boy band named BTS (방탄소년단) that debuted on June, 12, 2013.

Profile

RM was born on 12th September 1994, in Ilsan-gu, South Korea. He is currently 27 years old. He was born and raised in South Korea, holding a South Korean nationality and belonging to Korean ethnicity.

His family is consists of parents and one younger sister named Kim Kyung-min. He learned English language by watching an American series named “F.R.I.E.N.D.S. ” with his mother. His IQ is 148, which makes him the most intelligent person among his band members.

He was born under the star sign Virgo. Additionally, he does not relate himself to any religion.

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Physical Appearance

RM has a very handsome visual with muscular physique, broad and tall, with height of 5 feet 11 inch (180 cm). His body weight is 76 kg.

He has also got cute dimples which appears when he smiles. Moreover, he loves to spend his time working out and maintain his sturdy body build.

Quick Facts

Full Name Kim Namjoon
Native Name김남준
Stage NameRM (아르엠)
Birthday12th September 1994
Birth Place Dongjak-gu, Ilsan-gu, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
ParentsFather & Mother
SiblingKim Kyung Min
OccupationSinger, Dancer, Rapper
AgencyBig Hit Entertainment / HYBE
Associated ActBTS (Bangtan Boys)
PositionLeader, Rapper
ZodiacVirgo
Height5 feet. 11 inch
Weight76 Kg
Blood TypeA
MBTIENFP
Relationship StatusN/A
Partner(s)N/A
Net WorthApproximately US $22 million

Education

RM completed his elementary level education from “Oma Elementary School”. Similarly, he attended “Goyang Shinil Middle School” for his schooling.

For his high school, he went to “Ilsan Daejin High School” but later he transfered and graduated from “Apgujeong High School”.

Also, read about Jin (진)

RM attended “Global Cyber Universty” for his bachelor’s degree and graduated from “Broadcasting Entertainment” department.

Furthermore, he completed his Master’s degree from “Hanyang Cyber University” from “Advertising Media” department.


Pre-debut

RM used to write poetry actively and often received several awards for his writings. RM became interested in hip-hop music after hearing Epik High‘s “Fly” , at the age of 11. Following an introduction to hip-hop genre and other western rappers like “Eminem”, “Jay Z”, he grew more interested in lyricism.

He started transitioning his poems into lyrics and combined them with music. As a first year of middle school, he began rapping in local amateur hip-hop circles, in 2007. He became more active in the underground “Korean Hip-hop” scene and used to perform his own self composed recording under the stage name “Runch Randa”.

Additionally, he has also released collaboration songs with another underground rappers, “Zico”.

In 2009, he auditioned for Big Deal Record, but didn’t managed to pass. However, because of audition, he later got introduced to Big Hit Entertainment’s producer Pdogg.

Later he was encouraged to give audition for Big Hit and was accepted and got a spot at the record label. At age 16, RM then joined Big Hit Entertainment shortly after.

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Career

RM joined Big Hit in 2010 and trained for 3 years with his fellow members “Suga” and “J Hope”. During his trainee period, he also worked as a songwriter for girl group “Glam”, and helped in their debut single, “Party (XXO)”.

On June 13, 2013, RM debuted as a leader of band “BTS” and has since written lyrics and produced songs for several of tracks on BTS’ albums.

He released his first mixtape titled “RM” in 2015 and “Mono” in 2018 which ranked #26 in “Billboard 200”.

Also read about Jungkook 정국

Aside from BTS, he has also produced songs for other artists such as, “Homme” for “Dilemma (2016)”, “Steve Aoki” for “Waste it on me (2018)”, and his junior “TXT” FOR “0X1=Lovesong (I know I Love You)”, in year 2021.

Moreover, RM has more than “179 KOMCA” credit which makes him the youngest Korean Artist in the list.

He also recieved “The Order of Cultural Merit”, in 2018 which makes him one the youngest recipients in history. Addtionally, he was also given “Diplomat Passport” by President of South Korea, in 2021.

Social media

RM is very much active on social media networking platforms. He has an Instagram account under the username @rkive with 32.1m+ fan following.

He is also available on band’s twitter account with followers count 45.3 m+ under the tag name @BTS_twt.

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Net worth

RM net worth is estimated to be approx. USD 22 million as of 2022. His primary source of earning is singing, songwriting, and other ventures.

Apart from singing and songwriting, he also manages to obtain this amount of net income through various endorsements.

Facts about RM

  • RM is interested in books, work of arts, and also like to go to museums and exhibitions.
  • He has a dog named RapMon.
  • His role model are Kanye West and A$AP Rocky.
  • His favorite food is meat and Kalguksu.
  • RM hates sea food.
  • He scored 915 in the TOEIC exam (The Test of English for International Communication).

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BTS (방탄소년단) – Members, Profiles & Facts

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BTS (Bangtan Sonyeondan), known as Bangtan Boys or Bulletproof Boy Scouts, a renowned South Korean boy band named BTS (BANGTAN SONYEONDAN) 방탄소년단. BTS is a seven-member South Korean boy band under the company called HYBE LABELS.

In this article, we have included everything about BTS. So scroll down to know about members, relationships and careers, etc.

Early time of BTS (방탄소년단)

BTS was first formed in 2010 under the company named BIGHIT ENTERTAINMENT CEO Bang Si-Hyuk (Pd-nim). At first, R.M. (Kim Namjoon) was featured because of his rapping skills. At first Pd-nim idea was to form a hip-hop group, same as Y.G. Entertainments.

They were made to debut in 2011 and publicized many tracks by artists like 2 AM and Lee Seung-gi. However, their debut date was later postponed, and their group form changed from hip-hop to a traditional idol group.

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The group contains seven-member:

  • Kim Nam Joon (김남준) aka RM (아르엠), formerly Rap Monster (랩몬스터) – Leader, Main Rapper
  • Kim Seok Jin (김석진) aka Jin (진) – Sub Vocalist, Visual
  • Min Yoon Gi (민윤기) aka Suga (슈가) – Lead Rapper
  • Jung Ho Seok (정호석) aka J-Hope (제이홉) – Main Dancer, Sub Rapper, Sub Vocalist
  • Park Ji Min (박지민) aka Jimin (지민) – Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist
  • Kim Tae Hyung (김태형) aka V (뷔) – Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist, Visual
  • Jeon Jung Kook (전정국) aka Jungkook (정국) – Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Sub Rapper, Center, Maknae

The oldest member was Jin, while Jungkook was the maknae ( youngest) of the group. R.M. was the first to get disclosed in public, while V was the last member to get announced in public eyes.

They trained themselves for two years before debuting, and while training, they struggled through many things.

At one interview, they revealed Suga’s parents didn’t support him at first and also went into depression. J-Hope went through many hardships; V wasn’t going to take the Bighit audition because he came with his friend for support, but instead his friend, he got selected, Jungkook choose Bighit because he saw R.M. hardships, Jin wanted his mother to appreciate him, Jimin did severe diet because of Korean citizens criticizing comments about his weight and R.M. struggle through his trainees days a lot.

Journey of BTS (방탄소년단)

Formation and Early Years

BTS debuted on 13th June 2013, releasing their debut single album named 2 COOL 4 SKOOL, which includes another single named No more dream reaching up to 124 in Korean chart, and the album sold over 145,000 copies.

Similarly, they released the next single named We are bulletproof Pt. 2 that didn’t reach high. Suga and R.M. wrote the lyrics of No More Dream more than 20 times.

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The same year they released the second part of the album trilogy named O! RUL8, 2?, N.O., which reached up to 92 in the charts of Korea. They hold up to 160,000 copies of the Album in 2018, while 34,000 copies on its release year.

They depicted the Korean education system and determination of proving themselves, struggles in their songs.

BTS opened their variety show named SBS MTV’s Rookie King Channel Bangtan. After that, the school trilogy named Skool Luv Affair aired in January 2014, topping the Gaon Album Chart, and the album copies sold off over 100,000 copies in 2014 and 250,000 by 2018.

Worlwide Recognization

The band gained a mass amount of popularity through their Album named Dark and wild, released in 2014, including The most beautiful moment in Life, Part 2 in 2015, Young Forever (2016), later entering the U.S. Billboard 200.

Young Forever won the Album of the year at the 2016 Melon Music Awards.

The next Album named Wings (2016) topping up to 26 on the Billboard 200, becoming the best-selling album in the Gaon Album Chart history.

It sold over 1.5 million copies being the first million-seller in 2016, getting the award of Artist of the year in the Mnet Asian Music Awards. Similarly, their next Album named Love Yourself: Her (2017) charted up to 7 in billboard 200.

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They performed in the Billboard Hot 100 on the track named DNA which peaked up to 67, and Mic dropped to 28. The other albums like Face Yourself, Love Yourself: Answer, Love Yourself: Tear Map of the Soul: Persona, Map of the soul: 7, Dynamite, Butter, and many others breaking records topping charts and gaining recognition worldwide spreading messages like Love Yourself, awareness of Self Harm, Suicide, Depression, anxiety and many others.

Also, they spoke at the United Nations assembly raising voices against racism, mental problems, and recently talked about SDG (Sustainable Development Goals), a plug for vaccines, poverty, preserving the planet, and gender equality.

Discography

The Album BTS has released till date are:

  • Dark and Wild (19th August, 2014)
  • Wake UP ( 24 December, 2014)
  • Youth (7th September, 2016)
  • Wings (10th October, 2016)
  • Face Yourself (4th April, 2018)
  • Love Yourself : Tear (18th May, 2018)
  • Map of the Soul:7 (21st February, 2020)
  • Map of the Soul:7 The Journey (July 15, 2020)
  • BE (20th November 2020)

Salary of each BTS member

BTS members individually earn over $8 million salary and their 68,000 shares in Hybe Stocks. The net worth of each BTS member is said to be around $16 million and from being the brand ambassadors of many companies.

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Social media Presence

BTS members are positively active on social media networking platforms which are also managed by his company named HYBE LABELS having 84.1k followers on Hybe labels and 48.3 million followers on BTS official account, Twitter has over 32.7 million followers, in Tiktok over 40.2 million followers, Vlive has 30 million members, Weverse 11.9 million wever, Facebook has 72 million followers, YouTube has over 60.7 million subscribers, Sound cloud 3.8 million followers and in Spotify 31 million monthly listeners.

FACTS about BTS (방탄소년단)

  • Their fandom name is A.R.M.Y. which stands for Adorable Representative M.C. for Youth.
  • BTS has over more than 392 awards and 565 nominated since their formation.
  • RM learned English by watching the famous American show named ‘F.R.I.E.N.D.S’ ,Jungkook has a full left-hand tattoo ,eye-piercing and lip-piercing.
  • They are the first South Korean boy-band to get their own Twitter emojis.
  • BTS are the ambassador of Coway, FILA, Samsonite, Seoul Tourism Ambassador, LOTTE DUTY FREE, Xylitol, SAMSUNG, HYUNDAI, LOUIS VUITTON, Bodyfriend, Chilsung, Helinox, Live Smart, Formula E, CASETIFY, Lemona, Tokopedia, KwangjuYo, Coca-Cola and Kookmin Bank.

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J-Hope (제이홉) – BTS, Profile, Early Life, Career, Net worth & Facts

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J-Hope is a singer, songwriter, rapper, and dancer from South Korea. He is most recognized for being a part of the Bangtan Boys, a boy band from South Korea.

Early Bio & Family

Jung Ho-Seok  (정호석), better known as J-Hope, was birthed in Gwangju, South Korea, on February 18, 1994. Talking about his family, he has an elder sister named Mejiwoo, who is an Instagram celebrity. But, unfortunately, his family history, parents’ names, and school information are all unavailable on the internet.

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Body Stats

J-Hope is a straight guy with a height of 5 feet 9 inches (177cm), an average weight of 68 kg (150 lbs), with a slim body build. He has silky dark brown hair and has the same color eyes as well. Besides that, his body dimensions are not made available to the public domain.

Full NameJung Ho-Seok
Native Name 정호석
Stage NameJ-Hope (제이홉)
BirthdayFebruary 18, 1994
Birth Place Gwangju, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
ParentsN/A
SiblingMejiwoo (Elder Sister)
OccupationSinger, Dancer, Rapper
AgencyBig Hit Entertainment
Associated ActBTS (Bangtan Boys)
PositionVocalist, Dancer, Rapper
ZodiacAquarius
Height5ft. 9 inch
Weight68 Kg
Blood TypeA
Relationship StatusN/A
Partner(s)Unknown
Net WorthApproximately US $26 million

Pre-BTS

Representatives from Big Hit Entertainment initially saw J-Hope in 2010 amid major national tryouts. Within a few months, he and the other handpicked members secured their first agreement for pre-debuts.

He then entered Bangtan Boys as its first trainee, and in June 2013, he had become a full member of the band. Jin, Suga, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook are the other members of the group.

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Career & Achievement

‘After School Club,’ ‘American Hustle Life,’ ‘Weekly Idol,’ ‘Idol Star Athletics Championships,’ ‘The Boss is Watching,’ ‘National Idol Singing Contest,’ and ‘God’s Workplace,’ among others, have included J-Hope.

In terms of honors and recognition, the South Korean singer and his band were named ‘New Artist of the Year at the 2013 Golden Disk Awards, 2013 MelOn Music Awards, 2014 Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards, and 2014 Seoul Music Awards.

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J-Hope Image source Instagram


Discography

J-hope got his big break in 2013 with the track “No More Dream,” which was included in the Bangtan Boys’ first album, “2 Cool 4 Skool.” And since, the South Korean singer and his band have produced many studio albums, notably ‘Youth,’ ‘Wake Up,’ ‘Wings,’ and ‘Dark & Wild,’ as well as various mini-albums, such as ‘Love Yourself: Her,’ ‘The Most Beautiful Moment in Life’ (Part 1 & 2), and ‘O! RUL8,2?’

Many successful songs appear on these records and mini-albums, including “Hold Me Tight,” “Butterfly,” “House of Cards,” “My City,” “Love Is Not Over,” “Am I Wrong,” and “Whalen 52,” to mention a few.

Also read about Jungkook 정국


Facts about J-Hope

  • He is a particularly fond of kimchi.
  • Spring is his favorite season.
  • Green is his favorite color.
  • The number seven is his favorite.
  • He despises working out and exercise.
  • Mickey is the name his dog.
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Is J-Hope Dating?

J-Hope is supposedly single at the moment and has not been linked to any relationship rumors since joining BTS.

Various internet sites indicate that J-Hope was dating before joining BTS. He and his partner separated when she moved on with somebody else; however, that is the sole dating tale regarding J-Hope.

J-Hope’s Net Worth

According to estimates, BTS member J-Hope is the wealthiest of them all, with a net worth of about $26 million that he has accumulated throughout his career via different mediums.

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Jungkook (정국) – BTS, Profile, Early Life, Relationship, Facts & Net worth

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Jeon Jungkook (전정국), a renowned singer-songwriter, rapper, lead -vocalist, dancer and the youngest member of the worldwide famous K-Pop boy-band named BTS (BANGTAN SONYEONDAN)

Prior life

Jeon Jungkook (전정국) was born on September 1st, 1997, in Busan, South Korea, turning 24 this year, 2021. He was born and raised in South Korea, Golding South Korean nationality and belonging to Korean ethnicity.

His sun sign is Virgo. His stage name is Jungkook. He has an older brother named Jeon Jung Hyun. Jungkook started his middle school at Baek Yang Middle school and then went to Seoul performing arts school. He graduated in February 2017.

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Jungkook Image source Instagram

Body Stats

Jungkook has an amazing body physique, slim and tall. His height is about 5ft. 10 inches or 178cm weighing 69kg. His body measurement is 38-30-13 inches. He has black eye color, and his hairstyle color changes frequently.

He has several tattoos on his body. Although among them, the most meaningful tattoo is the crown, ARMY, AND J. 

Quick Facts

Full NameJeon Jungkook
Native Name전정국
Stage NameJungkook 정국
BirthdaySeptember 1st, 1997
Birth PlaceBusan, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
ParentsN/A
SiblingJeon Jung Hyun
Associated ActBTS (BANGTAN SONYEONDAN)- 방탄소년단
PositionMain Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Sub Rapper, Maknae
ZodiacVirgo
Height5ft. 10 inches
Weight69 Kg
Relationship StatusSingle
Blood TypeA
Partner(s)Park Se-won (Former)
Net WorthApproximately US $20 million

Career

Jungkook began his career at the age of 13 by auditioning for the TV talent show named Superstar K and getting declined. Although he got offers from other eight famous talent agencies and he then signed to BIG HIT ENTERTAINMENT at the age of 14. He said the reason to join BIGHIT was he was inspired by Kim Namjoon –the leader of the boy band BTS.

They announced their debut song named ‘No More Dream’ for‘ 2 Kool 4 Skool’. After that, they broadcasted many songs in a few years of their debut. They went through hardships and worked hard to achieve their dream. This band has the most stage shows and toured many countries. 

Also, read about RM (아르엠)

Jungkook worked on two solo tracks, the first is Begin from Wings album in 2016, and the other is Euphoria from the ‘Love Yourself’ album on 5th April 2018. Later euphoria charted top in Gaon Digital Chart for about 13 weeks.

He has done cover on many songs like Purpose and Nothing Us by Justin Beiber, Lost Stars by Adam Levine, Paper Hearts by Tori Kelly; we don’t talk anymore by Charlie Puth, and others.

He has also released G.C.F of their tours. In addition, he released the song named ‘Still with you ‘on 4th June 2020 on the networking platform named Soundcloud.

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Awards

They earned many awards like Melon Music Awards, Golden Disk Award, Seoul Music Award, Bonsang Award, Hwangwan Order of Cultural Merit (2018), and many more. In addition, Jungkook was presented in Jo Kwon’s music video ‘I’m Da One in 2012.

He has appeared in many TV shows like Flower Boy Bromance, Special MC in Music Core, and National Idol Singing Contest. He won the Global Instagrammer Award 2019 MTV millennial and Billboards Top Social Artists 3 times in a row.

They broke major three records and also got their spot in Guinness World Records Organization.

Also, read about J-Hope (제이홉)

Relationship

The information regarding his relationship is not revealed yet. Although he is currently single about his previous relationship, he dated a girl named Park Se-won who went to the same junior high school as him, but they broke up later; as of right now, Jungkook is totally focused on his career.

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Social media Presence

Jungkook is positively active on social media networking platforms which are also managed by his company named HYBE LABELS having 84.1k followers on Hybe labels and 48.3 million followers on BTS official account, Twitter has over 32.7 million followers, in Tiktok over 40.2 million followers, Facebook has 72 million followers, YouTube has over 60.7 million subscribers, Sound cloud 3.8 million followers and in Spotify 31 million monthly listeners.

Jungkook’s Net worth

Jungkook net worth is estimated to be approx. USD 20 million as of 2021. His main source of earning is singing, Songwriting, and other ventures.

Facts about Jungkook

  • He learned different dance styles like powerful dance, urban dance from 2012 in Los Angeles.
  • His hobbies are cooking, playing games, and playing other outdoor games.
  • He is very talented and has a mass amount of following among Youths.
  • His role model is G- Dragon (BigBang).
  • Jungkook is also the visual of the group.
  • He is a very Skilled Cook.
  • He can speak Korean, Japanese, and English.
  • His Favorite color is Black.
  • He is a huge fan of Iron Man.
  • He has a Black Belt in Taekwondo.

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