|Hwiyoung Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10½ in|
|Date of Birth||May 11, 1999|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Hwiyoung is a South Korean singer, rapper, TV personality, and dancer who is best known for being the sub-rapper of SF9, a boy band formed by FNC Entertainment. He debuted with the group on October 5, 2016, with the release of their first single album, Feeling Sensation, which was placed at number #6 on the Korean Gaon Chart.
Jecheon-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea
Hwiyoung attended Hanlim Multi Art School located in Seoul, South Korea.
Singer, Rapper, TV Personality, Dancer
Hwiyoung is represented by FNC Entertainment.
K-Pop, Dance Pop, R&B, Hip Hop
FNC Entertainment, Warner Japan
5 ft 10½ in or 179 cm
64 kg or 141 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Broad shoulders
- Charming smile
Hwiyoung Favorite Things
- Music Genre – Hip Hop, Rap
- Color – Blue
- His SF9 groupmates include musicians Youngbin, Inseong, Jaeyoon, Rowoon, Dawon, Zuho, Taeyang, and Chani.
- On February 6, 2017, SF9 released its first EP titled Burning Sensation, which comprised of tracks such as Youth;tell me what it is, Still My Lady, Roar, and Shut Up N’ Lemme Go. The extended play peaked at number #3 on the Korean Gaon Chart.
- With SF9, Hwiyoung released his first studio album, Sensational Feeling Nine, on December 13, 2017, and it was ranked at number #7 on the Oricon chart.
- As an SF9 member, he has appeared on a couple of shows like Dance or Band (D.O.B), SF9 Trip with Fantasy, Spectacle Fantasy 9, and Colorful Code 9.
- He competed in the 2nd season of the survival hip hop TV show, High School Rapper, in 2018.
- Hwiyoung has been described as the “happy virus” of SF9 by Inseong.
- He has been roommates with Dawon.
- Hwiyoung cried when he watched the 2016 action horror film, Train to Busan.
- He doesn’t enjoy seafood.
- Hwiyoung frequently cracks his bones.
- Some of his hobbies include kickboxing, drawing, and movie appreciation.
- With SF9, he has been a recipient of awards like Asia Artist Award, Fandom School Award, and Seoul Success Award.
- He can make his ears move.
- Hwiyoung has been both friends and classmates with UP10TION‘s Xiao, CLC‘s Eunbin, and The Boyz‘s Sunwoo.
- He has been a part of several songs, albums, and extended plays released by SF9 and some of them are Sensational Feeling Nine, Illuminate, Mamma Mia!, Knights of the Sun, Breaking Sensation, Narcissus, O Sole Mio, and Easy Love.
- He stays fit by working out on a regular basis.
- He has a sensitive personality.
- In August 2023, Hwiyoung released his first solo single titled Drive5.
Featured Image by Hwiyoung / Instagram