|Yugyeom (Kim Yu Gyeom) Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||November 17, 1997|
Yugyeom is a South Korean singer and dancer best known for being a member of the popular South Korean boy group, GOT7, under JYP Entertainment. He has produced several successful tracks along with the group such as Just Right, Fly, Home Run, Hard Carry, Never Ever, and several others. He also has a huge social media fan base with more than 6 million followers on Instagram.
Kim Yu Gyeom
Seoul, South Korea
Yugyeom went to Donong Elementary School, Migeum Middle School, and later attended Hanlim Arts High School where he majored in Street Dance. He later attended Taekyung University where he took up modeling as his majors.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – He has an older brother.
Yugyeom is represented by JYP Entertainment.
K-pop, Hip Hop, Trap, R&B
- JYP Entertainment
- Sony Music Entertainment
6 ft or 183 cm
73 kg or 161 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Yugyeom has not dated anyone publicly yet but once stated that his ideal woman would be someone with a cool personality.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of South Korean descent.
He often tends to dye his hair ‘light brown’.
Yugyeom has done endorsement work for brands like –
- Black Yak Walk Fit shoes
- Nàtuur POP
- SMART School Uniform
- NBA Korea & China
- Bausch & Lomb Thailand
- CGV Youth Brand Festival
- Est Cola
- G+ Star Zone Season 7
- Tao Kae Noi
- Aida Sekkei
- FWD Thailand
Best Known For
Being a member of the popular South Korean boy group, GOT7, under JYP Entertainment
Yugyeom released his debut album Identify with his band, GOT7, in 2014. The album was well received and peaked at number 1 on the Korean music chart and on number 6 on the Billboard charts.
First TV Show
He made his TV show debut on the drama series Who Is Next (WIN) in 2013.
Yugyeom Favorite Things
- Food – Samgyupsal, Bulgogi, Chicken, Kimbab
- Colors – Yellow and Black
- Music Genre – R&B, Hip-hop
- Artists – Chris Brown, G-Dragon
- He spent his childhood in Saudi Arabia due to his father’s job there.
- He loved to dance ever since he was a young boy.
- Yugyeom and his GOT7 fellow member Youngjae went to the same university and they both had the same major.
- He made his official debut with GOT7 in January 2014.
- As of 2018, he is the tallest and youngest member of GOT7.
- Though he is the youngest, people often confuse him to be the oldest because of his tall stature and maturity.
- He is fluent in Korean and Japanese.
- Follow him on Twitter, SoundCloud, and Instagram.
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