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Kim Doyoung (NCT) Profile, Bio, & Facts

Doyoung NCT

Doyoung (도영) is a South Korean singer and a member of the boy group NCT under SM Entertainment. He is a member of the NCT subunits, NCT U, NCT 127, and DOJAEJUNG.

Doyoung (NCT) Profile

Stage Name Doyoung (도영)
Birth Name Kim Dong Young (김동영‬)
Occupation Singer, actor
Birthday February 1, 1996
Active Years 2013–present
Age 27 years old (in 2023)
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Height 178 cm (5’10″)
Weight 60 kg (132 lbs)
Nationality Korean
Blood Type B

Doyoung (NCT) Facts:

Early Life

– Doyoung is from Guri, Gyeonggi, South Korea.
– He went to Topyeong Elementary School and Guri Middle School.
– He went to Topyeong High School but later dropped out.

Personal Life

– Doyoung’s favourite member is Jeno.
– His MBTI type is ISFJ-T.
– His Indonesian name is “Dimas”. (detikcom)
– His shoe size is 265mm.
– His specialty is his singing, acting, and speaking style.
– He has an older sibling born in 1994.
– He has excellent memorising abilities.
– Among the NCT Dream members, he is notably close to Jeno, although he has lately become closer to Renjun as well.
– He wants to work with Ariana Grande.
– In high school, he took first place in a singing competition in his province.
– Park Hyo Shin’s “Wild Flower” inspired him to become an idol.
– He colours his hair less frequently than the other NCT 127 members since he believes his natural black hair fits him best.
– Doyoung knows how to sing trot songs.
– He frequently uploads covers of songs on the NCT Music YouTube Channel.
– His preferred type is someone courteous.
– According to Haechan, Doyoung should go on “Heart Signal” with Jaehyun. (MMTG)
– He considers his objectivity as his strength and weakness. (Elle Japan 2021)
– He was chosen as the most trustworthy member.
– His speciality is playing the flute.
– He wears a retainer before going to sleep.
– He is skilled in both flute and bass.
– His voice is regarded as gentle, pleasant, clear, and airy.
– If he wasn’t a singer, he’d be a baker.
– He sleeps with a doll named “Jippong”.
– He would choose Taeyong as his bias in NCT 127 because he is the leader. (WIRED)
– One day, he hopes to perform a duet with EXO‘s D.O.
– He makes the most jokes with Jaehyun among the NCT members.
– Jaehyun has his contact saved as “Woojae” on his phone.
– He was a member of a school band named ‘Heart Track’ with several friends.
– His bias is EXO’s Baekhyun.
– He is the NCT member who has participated in the most NCT U songs.
– He had the experience of visiting the Blue House after appearing on “All the Butlers”.
– He rarely leaves his dorm.
– He was chosen as the best at cooking for a lot of people in the group. (Buzzfeed Celeb)
– He shares a room with his manager.
– He was introduced as a SMROOKIES member later than others due to his fear of cameras.


– Doyoung is the vocalist of NCT.
– He debuted with NCT U on April 9, 2016, and with NCT 127 on January 5, 2017.
– In NCT 127 he is the main vocalist.
– He has a training period of two years and five months.
– He was a member of SMRookies.
– He was cast as a main actor in Kdramas, Late Night Cafe Season 3: Hiking Stalker and To X Who Doesn’t Love Me.
– He performed at Charlotte Theater with the title Marie Antoinette, casting Axel von Fersen.


– He has appeared in TV Shows as an MC like, Inkigayo, Show Champion, My SMT, popular music, M COUNTDOWN, 2020 Asia Song Festival, NCT DREAM ‘ Hot Sauce’ online press conference, NCT DREAM ‘ Glitch Mode ’ online press conference and show! Music Core.
– He has also been an MC for award shows like the 11th Gaon Chart Music Awards and the 28th Dream Concert.
– He made his appearances on radio shows like Super Junior’s Kiss the Radio, NCT’s Night Night!, Youth Communication Project Listening and Turn up the Volume of Kang Han Na.
– He also appeared in the Korean sitcom “Lipstick Prince”.

Magazines & Ambassador

– He has been on magazine covers including 1st Look, Grazia, W Korea, AND GQ Korea.
– He is a global ambassador for DOLCE&GABBANA.

Likes & Dislikes

– Spring is his favourite season.
– He is a big fan of D.O.
– Blue is his favourite colour.
– Doyoung likes burning fragrant candles.
– Lee Na Young is his favourite actor.
– Spiderman is his favourite superhero.
– He likes sleeping and bed.
– Eric Benet is his favourite artist.

Food Preferences

– He despises cucumbers.
– His favourite meal is cream cheese bread.
– He loves fruits like watermelon, peach, and mango.
– He enjoys white chocolate.
– He really loves eating HotPot.


– He has many nicknames including Doyoung Kim, Rabbit, Kim Chuchu, Doggaengi,  Doyoung Glass, King Doyeong, Saturday Man, Dosbury, Docomong, Tiao Duao, Rabbit Prince, Dorzen, Doryangi, Doromi, Dosta, and Kimssukatsuka.

Personality & Habits

– He struggled to fully showcase his sense of humor on entertainment shows initially.
– Dpyoung has a habit of tilting his head to the left when hitting high notes.
– He is the type to show his anger on his face if he is in a bad mood. (SOHU KOREA)
– He is initially shy but becomes very friendly and approachable once he gets comfortable with people.
– He has a habit of picking his nose. (TheKstarNextDoor)
– Despite being shy, he is very easygoing.

Major works

– His major works include Star Blossom Radio ft Seojeong, Like A Star, Hard For Me, Doll, A Little More, and Beautiful Day.

Instagram: do0_nct

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

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