|Jaemin Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||August 13, 2000|
Jaemin is a member of the South Korean boyband, NCT. He first got into SM Rookies in 2015 through street casting. He later became the member of NCT‘s third subgroup, NCT Dream, in 2016, and is one of their lead dancers. He has also contributed to several successful songs including Chewing Gum, Go, and We Go Up.
Jeonju, South Korea
Jaemin attended Cheongil Elementary School and then went to the School of Performing Arts Seoul.
- Siblings – None
Jaemin is represented by SM Entertainment.
K-Pop, Hip Hop, Teen Pop
- SM Entertainment
- Avex Trax
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
60 kg or 132 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
He often tends to dye his hair in shades including ‘baby pink’ and ‘light brown’.
- Charming smile
- Triangular face
He has done endorsement work for the following brands –
- Elite Uniforms
- FIFA World Cup Korea (2017)
Best Known For
- Being a part of the Korean boy band, NCT
- Being a part of the song, Chewing Gum, that peaked at number 2 on the U.S. Billboard chart
Jaemin released his first studio album with NCT, titled NCT 2018 Empathy, on March 14, 2018.
First TV Show
Jaemin made his first TV show appearance in EXO 90:2014 as a member of SM Rookies in 2014.
As per an interview with MTV, Jaemin stays in shape by playing badminton in his free time. He has also described it as his favorite hobby.
Jaemin Favorite Things
- Food – Ramen, Potato Pizza, Fast Food, Fried Chicken
- Dessert – Jelly, Chocolate
- Drinks – Coffee, Chocolate Milk, Green Tea
- Fruit – Peaches
- Color – White
- Number – 3
- Subject In School – Physical Education
- Pet – Dog
- Movie Genre – Horror
- Artists – Lee Young-dae, EXO’s Kai, Tight Eyez
- Season – Autumn
- Movie Genre – Horror
- Role Model – EXO’s Kai
- Animation – Shinjjang
- Avenger – Ironman
Source – MTV, FY-NCT.com
- Jaemin was born in Jeonju but he grew up in Seoul as his family shifted there soon after his birth.
- As a child, he wanted to become a doctor.
- Jaemin got cast for SM Rookies through street casting.
- He was introduced as a part of SM Rookies on April 22, 2015.
- He became a member of NCT‘s 3rd subgroup, NCT Dream, on August 18, 2016.
- Jaemin has claimed that he is quite stubborn.
- Jaemin got inspired to become an artist after he listened to Justin Bieber‘s song, Boyfriend.
- He is also kind of a coffee addict and drinks almost 6 cups of coffee with 4 shots of espresso every day.
- He likes to watch horror films because he does not believe in ghosts.
- According to him, the best feature of his personality is his smile.
- Some of his other interests include sportscars, dancing, and playing the piano.
- He has a collection of clothes and shoes and he likes to collect rare items.
- In February 2017, it was revealed that Jaemin had decided to take a break from his activities in order to recover from a herniated disc.
- In 2018, he wrote lyrics for the track Dear Dream, which was a part of NCT Dream’s 2nd EP We Go Up.
- In October 2020, Jaemin made his debut as a member of NCT U with the song, Make A Wish (Birthday Song).
- In October 2021, he graced the cover of WWD Korea magazine‘s “Special Edition No.02”.
- Jaemin does not have any verified social media account.
Featured Image by NCT Jaemin Fanpage / Instagram