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Kanghyun (ONEWE) Profile, Bio, & Facts

Kanghyun (ONEWE)

Kanghyun (강현) is a South Korean musician, songwriter, producer and a member of the Kpop boy band ONEWE under RBW.

Kanghyun (ONEWE) Profile

Stage NameKanghyun (강현)
Birth NameKang Hyun Gu (강현구)
OccupationMusician, Producer, 
BirthdayNovember 24, 1998
Active Years2015–present
Age25 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Height176 cm (5’9″)
Weight58 kg (128 lbs)
Blood TypeB

Kanghyun (ONEWE) Facts:

Early Life

– Kang Hyun Gu was born in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.
– He attended Modern K Music Academy.

Personal Life

– His family consists of his grandmother, parents and younger brother Kang Jin-gu (born 2004).
– His name is made up of ‘Hyun’ which means virtuous and ‘Gu’ which means to save.
– His hometown is Hwaseong City, Gyeonggi Province.
– His idol is Stevie Wonder.
– Kanghyun dropped out of Dankook University (Department of New Music) and enrolled in Global Cyber ​​University (Broadcasting Entertainment Department).
– He and Harin have been friends since childhood.
– His strength is that he is a very objective person and can identify his problems well. (MK Sports)
– When taking his college entrance exam, he was so nervous that he accidentally pressed the emergency button instead of the third-floor button, setting off the alarms.
– He has won 7 to 8 medals in kendo competitions.
– His hobbies are watching classic movies and reading.
Dongmyeon said he is like an onion with many layers. (Hanryu Pia)
– He wanted to become a kendo athlete but later decided to pursue music instead.
– He, Harin, and Giuk were the founding members of the group. (KBS Concert Feel)
– His nickname is Pingu.
– He began his mandatory military service as an active-duty soldier on August 2, 2022.
– He always had a guitar in the military since he was in a military band and felt he practiced more there than before his enlistment. (Kstyle)


– Kanghyun is Guitarist in the ONEWE.
– He competed in The Unit and was ranked 61st.
– He was featured in Monday Kiz’s MV, “If You Leave Me Now.”
– He is the former leader of the group before ONEWE joined RBW.

Likes & Dislikes

– His favorite color is purple.
– He likes the song ‘The Nights’ by Avicii.
– His favorite season is fall.
– His preferred guitar brand is Gibson (VLIVE).
– His favorite foreign artists are mostly DJs.

Food Preferences

– He is the best at eating spicy food among the members. (Great Weekend)
– He doesn’t like to eat sashimi. (Great Weekend)
– He likes to eat pork belly and spicy noodles.
– He doesn’t like foods with spices in them. (MK Sports)
– His drinking tolerance is a glass of wine.

Personality & Habits

– If he had to describe himself in one word, it’d be ‘persona’ because it means two personalities. (Hanryu Pia)
– He considers himself a shy person.
– He said people who meet him initially think he is cold but actually he likes fun stuff.
– Giuk said he has senility and is a serious yet strange hyung.
– Kanghyun has a straightforward personality and would often fight with Harin because he is the opposite. (Vlive)
– His drinking habit is sleeping. (MK Sports)

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon

Kanghyun Photos

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