|Gunwoo Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||January 30, 1989|
Gunwoo is a South Korean singer and actor. He is best known for being a member and group leader of the 5-member South Korean boy group, MYNAME. He has given several successful songs along with the band since his debut in 2011 such as Baby I’m Sorry, What’s Up, Shirayuki, Hello Again, and several others.
Daejeon, South Korea
Seoul, South Korea
Gunwoo attended the Namdaejeon High School. He further went on to attend the Woosong University and majored in Sports Health.
Singer, Songwriter, Actor
- Siblings – He has an older sister.
Gunwoo is represented by H2 Media.
Pop, R&B, Dance, K-Pop, J-Pop
H2 Media, YM3D, Universal Music Japan
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
62 kg or 136.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Gunwoo has not dated anyone publicly. However, he has described his ideal type as someone who is tall.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of South Korean descent.
Best Known For
Being a member and group leader of the South Korean boy group, MYNAME
He released his first album, We Are Myname, along with the group on March 27, 2013. The album peaked at number 3 on the Oricon Albums Chart (Japan).
In January 2016, Gunwoo released his first studio album titled I Am 27, which ranked at No. 39 on the Oricon Albums Chart.
Gunwoo made his feature film debut in Shinokubo Story in 2013.
First TV Show
He made his first TV show appearance on SBS MTV show, Ta-Dah! It’s Myname Real Story, in 2011.
Gunwoo keeps himself fit by doing a lot of physical activity on a regular basis. He also plays soccer in his spare time and has been an avid player since middle school.
Gunwoo Favorite Things
- Food – Ham, Chicken, Pizza
- Color – Black, White, Pale Colors
- Gunwoo initially wanted to make a career in sports and used to play soccer when he was in middle school.
- At the age of 20, he realized his dream of becoming a singer and moved to Seoul to follow his dream.
- He was also the owner of a fashion shop in Apgujeong-dong, which is one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in South Korea.
- His dream of becoming a singer was greatly opposed by his friends and family.
- He participated in the singing and dancing audition for H2 Media and was accepted in his very first attempt.
- Gunwoo became the first member of MYNAME to join H2 Media.
- He has quite a few tattoos on his right bicep.
- Apart from Korean, he is also fluent in Japanese.
- He has a pet dog named Natto.
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