Kim Woojin (김우진) is a South Korean singer-songwriter under 10x Entertainment. He debuted on August 5th, 2021 with the album ‘’The Moment: 未成年 A Minor”. He is a former member of the boy group Stray Kids.
Kim Woojin (Stray Kids) Profile
|Stage Name||Woojin (우진)|
|Birth Name||Kim Woo Jin (김우진)|
|Birthday||April 8, 1997|
|Age||26 (in 2023)|
|Height||176 cm (5’9″)|
Kim Woojin (Stray Kids) Facts:
– Kim Woojin was born in Bucheon, South Korea.
– He has an older brother.
– He graduated from SOPA (School of Performing Arts).
– He loves to play “Top War” and started playing it after seeing their ad. (DKDKTV Interview)
– He finds his charming point to be his face when he laughs.
– He has an older brother.
– During vacations, he likes going to a valley but dislikes water fights at a playground.
– In the previous dorm, he shared a room with Changbin and Felix.
– He is nicknamed “Bear Puppy” by his fans.
– A song he is confident in singing is “Still Dream”. (DKDKTV Interview)
– He sang a cover song “Drivers License” with Gaho and he feels the song suits his style the most. (DKDKTV Interview)
– He gets inspiration for songs when he is alone at night.
– His hobbies include collecting shoes, online shopping and playing phone games. (DKDKTV Interview)
– The thing is loves and enjoy the most about being a singer is live concerts. (Inma Exma Interview)
– He spends 70-80% of his time practicing. (DKDKTV Interview)
– He is the most confident about his vocals.
– He always carries perfume in his bag. (Stone Interview)
– He usually listens to his manager’s playlist while riding. (Stone Interview)
– His motto is “Let’s not make things that we regret.”
– Bruno Mars is his role model.
– He later used to share a room with Lee Know.
– Kim Woojin’s ideal type is someone charismatic.
– His fans are called “Cubs.”
– Kim Woojin was the main vocalist in Stray Kids.
– He is a former trainee at Fantagio.
– He used to be a trainee at SM Entertainment where he trained with NCT members.
– He trained for 2 years before debuting with Stray Kids.
– Woojin left Stray Kids on October 27, 2019, due to personal reasons and terminated his contract with JYP.
– In April 2022, it was announced that Woojin would be part of an HBO MAX series releasing in 2023.
– Prior to his solo debut album, he hadn’t written lyrics before. (DKDKTV Interview)
– His popular songs include “DIVE”, “Still Dream”, and “Ready Now”.
Likes & Dislikes
– He is a fan of horror and action genres in movies.
– He likes watching the show “Black Mirror”.
– He prefers subtle floral scents for perfumes and dislikes strong, overpowering fragrances. (Stone Interview)
– Autumn is his favorite season.
– His preferred perfume is Versace Dylan Blue.
– His favorite music genre is pop music and his favorite pop song is “Payphone” by Maroon 5. (DKDKTV Interview)
– His favorite food is fried chicken feet, especially from the shop Chicken Mania. (Stone Interview)
– He likes traditional rice cakes over those in soup.
– He dislikes Tom Yum Kkung.
– He prefers pouring the sauce over using it as a dip.
– He likes eating chicken with cheese on top.
– Kim Woojin is skilled in kendo.
– He can play the guitar.
– His special talent is being able to guess different fried chicken brands.
Personality & Habits
– His personality is considered adaptable and thoughtful.
– He considers himself a passionate person. (DKDKTV Interview)
– He doesn’t get hangry. (Stone Interview)
Sexual Harassment Allegations
– In September 2020, Kim Woojin faced sexual harassment accusations on Twitter from unidentified women.
– Accusations included attempted unwanted physical contact and offensive behavior after rejection.
– He strongly denied the allegations, filing a defamation suit and asserting no connection to the accusers.
– Investigation showed discrepancies, including the photograph’s origin and the accusers’ credibility, and a CCTV footage and whisky brand identification cleared Kim Woojin, proving the allegations false.
– Later, accusers were found to be Brazilian nationals, and one was identified as an anti-fan spreading misinformation.
– His company, 10x Entertainment released a documentary titled “Finger Killer” in July 2021 highlighting the false nature of the accusations.
Kim Woojin (Stray Kids) Photos
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