|Hyungwon (Chae Hyung-won) Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||January 15, 1994|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Hyungwon is a South Korean singer and dancer. He is best known for being a member of the 7-member South Korean boy band, Monsta X, formed by Starship Entertainment. He also pursued modeling for a brief period of time before joining Starship Entertainment as a trainee and has also been a DJ by the name of DJ H.One.
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Gwangju, South Korea
Seoul, South Korea
He attended the JoyDance Academy.
Singer, Dancer, Model
Hyungwon is represented by Starship Entertainment.
K-Pop, Hip-Hop, EDM, Pop
- Starship Entertainment
- Mercury Records
6 ft or 183 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Hyungwon has not dated anyone publicly yet. But, he has revealed his ideal woman to be the one who is wise and kind and someone who is able to handle any situation they might face in the future.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of South Korean descent.
He prefers to dye his hair ‘blonde’.
Hyungwon has done endorsement work for brands like –
- My Little TVing Stick
- Girl Scouts Korea
- KT Telecom
- Great Ocean game
- Lipton Iced Tea
Best Known For
Being a member of the 7-member South Korean boy band, Monsta X, formed by Starship Entertainment
He released his debut album, The Clan Pt. 2.5: The Final Chapter, as a part of Monsta X in March 2017. The album was a huge success and peaked at number 2 spot on the Korean music charts. It also made a name overseas by peaking at the number 1 spot on the U.S. Billboard World Music chart.
First TV Show
He made his first TV show appearance on Mnet’s survival show, No.Mercy, in 2014.
As per an interview in October 2018, he revealed that he eats a lot of meat in order to keep his body fit.
Hyungwon Favorite Things
- Food – Seasoned Pork Ribs (pork bbq), Sashimi, Salted Fried Giant Shrimp
- Color – Black
- Singers – Jack Johnson, John Legend
- As a young boy, Hyungwon used to work at a travel agency owned by his parents and. hence, loves traveling.
- Before his debut with Monsta X, Hyungwon was a popular model and has done modeling work in the W Hotel & CeCi fashion show.
- He has been featured in SURE magazine’s July 2015 edition.
- He became a trainee with Starship Entertainment after competing in the survival TV show, No.Mercy.
- He was the 4th trainee to be confirmed as a member of the band, Monsta X.
- Hyungwon is the tallest member of the group and is also the one who sleeps the most. He has himself stated that he sleeps like a corpse.
- He is very choosy when it comes to eating and gets full easily. Also, he is a terrible cook according to the band members.
- Besides being a singer and dancer he also indulges in DJing and goes by the name of DJ H.One.
- Apart from Korean, he is also fluent in Chinese.
- Hyungwon does not have any verified social media account.
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