Jungkook (정국) is a South Korean singer and a member of the boy group BTS under Hybe Labels. He debuted solo on 14 July 2023, with his single, “Seven,”.
Jungkook (BTS) Profile
|Stage Name||Jungkook (정국)|
|Birth Name||Jeon Jeong Guk (전정국)|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, rapper, producer|
|Birthday||September 1, 1997|
|Age||25 years old (in 2023)|
|Height||179 cm (5’10”)|
|Weight||71 kg (156 lbs)|
Jungkook (BTS) Facts
– Jungkook’s birthplace is Mandeok-dong, Buk-gu, Busan, South Korea.
– He went to Baekyang Elementary School.
– His middle school was Shingu Middle School.
– His high school was Seoul Performing Arts High School.
– He attended Global Cyber University in the Department of Broadcasting and Entertainment.
– Jungkook’s shoe size is 280mm.
– He has an older brother.
– Jungkook’s toast at the bulletproof dinner party was “I hope we can smile as we see our time passing by in the distant future”.
– Hobbies: Drawing, photography, playing guitar, exercising, boxing, filming and editing video.
– He failed at the audition for Superstar K3, but later on, he received invitations from 8 different agencies.
– His MBTI type is INTP-T.
– He remembers the day he joined BigHit Entertainment, it was June 4, 2011.
– Jungkook’s representative emoji is Bunny.
– He accidentally sold out of Downy Adorable fabric softener after revealing it on live that he uses that product.
– He used to be a handball player.
– He once revealed that he is scared of microwave ovens.
– Role model: G-Dragon from BIGBANG.
– Among the BTS members, he pays the most attention to his appearance.
– He says that black hair suits him the most.
– Jungkook often plays Overwatch with V.
– He is the most favoured person in BTS.
– He tends to stutter a bit when he speaks normally.
– Ideal type: “someone who’s at least 168 cm but smaller than him, is a good wife, good at cooking, smart, has pretty legs, and is nice. Also, a girl who likes him and is good at singing.”
– He and V also have a ship name called Taekook.
– He has a black belt in Taekwondo.
– He’s best friends with V in all of BTS.
– Motto “Living without passion is like being dead”.
– Jungkook is the Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Sub Rapper, Center, and Maknae of BTS.
– He was ranked 1st on TC Candler’s “The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2019”.
– He has a world record of being the fastest solo K-pop artist to reach 1 billion streams on Spotify.
– He has advertised for Calvin Klein in the classification of fashion.
– He also became the global ambassador of Calvin Klein.
– Jungkook has appeared in many TV-Shows like “After School Club”, “Flower Boy Bromance”, “flower festival” and “Mystery Music Show Mask Singer”.
– He appeared as a special MC on the “show! Music Core”.
– He also appeared in “Let’s Have a meal together” and “Shchwita”.
– He has appeared in Music videos like Jo Kwon’s I’m Da One and Agust D’s Daechwita.
Injury & Health
– In 2017, Jungkook collapsed during a BTS concert in Chile. During the BTS Love Yourself World Tour in 2018, he suffered a heel injury which prevented him from participating in choreography. He did not withdraw from the concert and sang while seated.
Likes And Dislikes
– Number 1 is his favourite.
– He likes the colour, Black.
– Iron man is his favourite character.
– He enjoys wearing makeup and shoes.
– He’s not a fan of bugs.
– He enjoys reading comic books.
– He hates getting hurt.
– He dislikes studying.
– His favourite character is Sanji from One Piece.
– He enjoys the cool sunny weather.
– He disliked every subject instead of PE, Art and Music Class.
– His favourite food is anything that includes bread.
– He loves eating pork.
– He often enjoys sushi and sashimi.
– He likes eating fried chicken.
– He often eats ice cream.
– He loves eating Kalguksu.
– Jungkook has many nicknames including, Golden Maknae, ARMY-baragi, Jungkooki, Jeon Clan, Jeonggeun, Jeomkooki, Cookie, Muscle Pig, Fruit, Kook-tiz, Notchu, Rabbit, Kukku, Jungkook, 58, Jungshook, JK, Kook-rabbit, Jeon Hyun-moo, Laundry Fairy, Kangaroo, God-gi, Golden Youngest, Kookie and Nochu.
– He is a very skilled cook.
– He can speak English and Japanese.
– In BTS, he is one of the best dancers.
– He is good at drawing and taking pictures.
– He can handle a wide range of musical styles, from ballads to more energetic pop and rock songs.
– He has a unique ability to connect with fans emotionally through his performances and interactions.
Personality & Habits
– Jungkook sniffles a lot habitually because of his rhinitis.
– He also has a habit of wiggling his fingers.
– He was called a member in charge of puberty within the team.
– He has a really candid personality.
– His desire to compete is also very strong, and you can see it when he plays games with his hyungs.
Jungkook has gotten several tattoos, each with personal significance.
– He is often noted for his stylish and trendy clothing choices.
– His major works include, “Left & Right ft Charlie Puth”, “Dreamers”, “Seven”, “Stay Alive” and “Still With You”.
– He donated 1 billion won to Seoul National University Children’s Hospital in April 2023 for treatment expenses of patients from low-income families and the hospital’s integrated care centre.
– Jungkook has won many awards including, “Song of the Year” at the Japan Gold Disc Awards, “Global Instagrammer” at MTV Millennial Awards and “The Collaboration Song of 2022” which was Left and Right ft Charlie Puth at People’s Choice Awards.
– His newly released solo “Seven” has won first place in music shows 8 times.
– His solo ranked 1st on Billboard Hot 100, he ranked 95th and 22nd before that.
– He also has a record for his solo “Seven” reaching 100 million streams on Spotify in a very short amount of time.
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