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Chanhyuk (AKMU) Profile, Bio, & Facts


Chanhyuk (찬혁) is a South Korean singer and a member of the K-pop Duo, AKMU under YG Entertainment. He also debuted solo on October 17, 2022, with his studio album, Error.

Chanhyuk (AKMU) Profile

Stage Name Chanhyuk (찬혁)
Birth Name c (이찬혁)
Singer Main Rapper, Lead Vocalist
Birthday September 12, 1996
Active Years 2012–present
Age 27 (in 2024)
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Height 168 cm (5’6″)
Weight 58 kg (128 lbs)
Nationality Korean
Blood Type B

Chanhyuk (AKMU) Facts:

Early Life

– He was in Uijeongbu Elementary School but later transferred.
– He went to Ulaanbaatar MK School but later dropped out.
– He qualified for his High school graduation qualification examination.

Personal Life

– He has a sister, Suhyun, who is his partner in AKMU.
– He and his sister won the Kpop Stars S2.
– A Few of his hobbies are writing songs and composing lukewarm, light-hearted feelings.
– His songs come at 34th for the most copy-righted songs of Kpop Idols.
– Their album, “Play” which is a debut album has more than 6 million downloads.
– When it comes to dating, he’s very protective but supportive of his sister.
– “Fish Meets Water” is his first-ever published novel.
Bang Yedam used Chanhyuk’s help on “WAYO”.
– All 11 songs of AKMU’s debut album were composed by him alone.
– He has never consumed alcohol or has never smoked.
– His number of registered songs is 39 and his unreleased songs are 100.
– He sometimes rubs his nose unconsciously, and it is said to be a habit he does when he is nervous.
– He strangely resembles rapper Mushvenom, whenever he wears sunglasses.
– A few of his nicknames are GD, Soul Rich, PD Lee, Mint-chan, Heo Se-chan, Lee Chan, Chandi and many more.
– He is already known for unexpected behavior.
– He has a major in Image design.
– The songs he composed “How Can I Love the Heartbreak and You’re the One I Love” were inspired by his breakup. (SBSSTAR).
– Whenever he’s about to get on stage, he prepares himself by thinking, “Let’s show them everything I want to express through music.”
– He wrote a majority of the tracklist inside a ship when he was in the Marine Corps. (soompi)
– He didn’t have any instruments on the ship so he had to create the melodies using his voice and write the lyrics as poems first.
– He has a history of creatively imagining himself facing the end of his life in precarious situations, even while making music as part of a duo. (Weverse)


– Chanhyuk is the Main Rapper and Lead-Vocalist of AKMU.
– The Marine Corps chose his song called, “Marine Triumph”.
– He has sung OST for Seoul Check-in.
– He won an award known as the Korea Talent Award.


– Chahnyuk appeared on “I Live Alone” as a guest.
– He was featured in “Think About You” by Younha and Colde’s “Heartbreak Club”.
– He made an appearance in Knowing Brothers, SHOW ME THE MONEY 10, and Yoo Heeyeol’s Sketchbook.


– She has appeared on magazine covers for W Korea, Cosmopolitan, Dazed, and Star Magazine.

Likes & Dislikes

– He hates being alone even though he lives alone.
– He likes dancing.
– He likes playing Maple Story.

Celebrity Friends

– She is best friends with Lee Hi.
– He is also close friends with Jeong Seongha and Yoo Seungwoo.

Major works

– Some of her major works include Panorama, Cheers, FREE SMILE, If I Can’t Go See You, and Time! Stop!.


Instagram: leechanhyuk|| akmu_jjome (His dog’s account)
Youtube: Leechanhyukvideo 

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Spotify | Bugs | Melon | Apple Music | Deezer

Chanhyuk Photos

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