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VANNER Members Profile & Facts

VANNER Members

VANNER (배너) is a South Korean 5-member Kpop boy group under VT Entertainment. The group members consist of Taehwan, Gon, Hyesung, Sungkook, and Yeonggwang. They debuted on February 14, 2019, with the single “Better Do Better”.

VANNER Profile

DebutFebruary 14, 2019
Active Years2019–present
VANNER MembersTaehwan, Gon, Hyesung, Sungkook, and Yeonggwang
GenreK-Pop
StatusActive
LabelVT Entertainment
Oldest MemberTaehwan
Youngest MemberYeonggwang
Former MemberN/A
Fandom NameVVS

VANNER Facts:

– The name “VANNER” is a combination of “V” for Victory and “Banner,” symbolizing a flag of victory. This signifies placing the flag of victory at the top.
– Their fans are called VVS, which stands for “very very slightly included,” a term used to describe high-quality diamonds. In Korean, VVS is nicknamed “삐삐” (Ppi-Ppi).
– Originally, they were a four-member group, with Gon initially serving as their dance teacher. However, the CEO of VT Entertainment later invited him to join the group as the fifth member.
– Taehwan, Hyesung, and Sungkook first met as trainees at a previous company. They left the company one by one but were later individually invited to join VT Entertainment.
– Yeongkwang underwent the traditional auditioning process to join VT Entertainment, distinguishing him as the only member who followed this route.
– Initially, their group name was intended to be “Too Hot Boys,” but the members expressed opposition to this name, leading to a change.
– On May 4, 2023, it was announced that KLAP Entertainment had signed a three-year contract with them.
– On January 30, 2024, they launched their second mini-album, “Capture the Flag.” To mark their return, the group hosted a showcase and busking event, showcasing songs from the album. Notable tracks included their lead single “Jackpot,” produced by Pentagon’s Hui and Wooseok, and “Be My Love,” produced by BtoB’s Hyunsik. The EP swiftly climbed the charts, reaching the number one spot on the iTunes Global Album Chart in the Philippines and Colombia. Additionally, it secured positions in the top ten charts in several countries including Brazil, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Taiwan, Russia, and Italy.

Major Works

– Their most popular songs include; “JACKPOT”, “After Party”, and “Be My Love”.

Awards

– They have won Rising Star Award and Global K-Pop Star Award.
– In 2023, they were honored through Next Generation Hallyu Star Award by Newsis K-EXPO Cultural Awards. 

Website:
VANNNER JP

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES

Instagram: vanner__official / Instagram (Japan): VANNER_JP
Twitter: VANNER / Twitter (Japan): VANNER_JP
YouTube: VT Entertainment
FaceBook: VANNER_Official
Daum Cafe: VANNER

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

VANNER Members Profile

1. Taehwan

Taehwan (VANNER Members)
Taehwan
Stage NameTaehwan (태환)
Birth NameLee Tae Hwan (이태환)
PositionLeader, Main Vocalist
BirthdayJanuary 15th, 1994
Active Years2018–present
Age30 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Height174 cm (5’9″)
Weight58 kg (127lb)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeA
MBTIESFJ-T

Taehwan Facts:

– If he had to describe himself in one word, then he would say “Sweet”. (Panorama)
– He was a trainee under Pledis Entertainment and was rumored to be a member of SEVENTEEN.
– His favorite artists include Beyoncé, DNCE, Cardi B, and Hwasa (MAMAMOO).
– When VT Entertainment had no employees, he was in charge of managing. (Koreajoongdaily)
– He wants to perform at Coachella someday. (Cosmopolitan)
– His first thought when he looks in the mirror after is “Oh! I look good”. (My K-Pop Wire)
– He shares the same birthday as Hyungwon from MONSTA X.
– According to him, his charm is his honesty.
– He is very interested in musicals and wants to host a music broadcast. (Star1)
– His biggest goal as a member of VANNER is to stay healthy.
– If he can do anything with a fan for a day, he would like to go on a mukbang tour. (Kenji Kumagai)
Read More Facts About Taehwan

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon 

2. Gon

Gon (VANNER Members)
Gon
Stage NameGon (곤)
Birth NameLee Won Seo (이원서)
PositionVocalist, Main Rapper, Main Dancer
BirthdayAugust 7th, 1995
Active Years2018–present
Age28 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignLeo
Height180 cm (5″11″)
Weight 65 kg (143lb)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeB
MBTIENTP-A

Gon Facts:

– If he had to describe himself in one word, then he would say “Talented”. (Panorama)
– If he can travel, he would like to go to Malaysia with his CEO.
– He worked as a hip-hop instructor at dance academies in Hongdae and Anyang City.
– He wants to be on the Billboard chart. (Cosmopolitan)
– He worked part-time at Ediya Coffee.
– If he had to choose one drink forever, he’d go with Gatorade.
– His favorite scent is olive and musk.
– He wants to try acting. (Star1)
– He is the only member with a science degree.
– He has color vision problems.
– He holds the title of the tallest member in VANNER.
– His biggest goal as a member of VANNER is to shine. (My K-Pop Wire)
Read More Facts About Gon

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon 

3. Hyesung

Hyesung (VANNER Members)
Hyesung
Stage NameHyesung (혜성)
Birth Name Park Hye Seong (박혜성)
PositionLead Vocalist, Lead Dancer
BirthdayJanuary 17th, 1996
Active Years2018–present
Age28 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Height174 cm (5’9″)
Weight57 kg (126 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeA
MBTIINFP

Hyesung Facts:

– One day, a customer came into the shop he was selling soap in, and revealed herself to be a
– He likes a nice aroma after a hectic day. (My K-Pop Wire)
fan at the checkout. (Koreajoongdaily)
– He thinks he’s the only members who is negative. (ELLE)
– He is sensitive to scents.
– He suffered from very severe atopic dermatitis since he was young.
– He is the member who is mostly attached to his bed. (Harper’s Bazaar)
– He likes a vanilla latte with 4 pumps of syrup from Starbucks. (Kenji Kumagai)
Day6 holds the spot as his favorite Korean artists.
– If he had to describe himself in one word, he would say “Smokeshow”.
– If he had to choose one drink forever, he’d go with Lemonade.
– His favorite scent is Eau. (Panorama)
Read More Facts About Hyesung

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon 

4. Sungkook

Sungkook (VANNER Members)
Sungkook
Stage NameSungkook (성국)
Birth NamePark Sung Kook (박성국)
PositionLead Rapper
BirthdayMarch 27th, 1996
Active Years2018–present
Age27 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAries
Height177 cm (5’10”)
Weight62 kg (136 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeAB
MBTIINFP

Sungkook Facts:

– If he had to describe himself in one word, then he would say “Realistic”. (Panorama)
– According to Hyesung, Sungkook receives the most teasing among the members. (Harper’s Bazaar)
– Among Korean rappers, Jay Park and Sik-K are his favorites.
– According to Yeonggwang, Sungkook has the biggest share of refrigerators at the dorm.
– He likes to hear “Oppa” from his fans. (Kenji Kumagai)
– He is friends with UP10TION’s Bitto.
– He shares a birthday with BLACKPINK’s Lisa.
– He reads books and watches YouTube to relax. (My K-Pop Wire)
– If he can travel, he would like to go to Malaysia.
– His biggest goal as a member of VANNER is to better among members.
– He would describe VANNER’s music style as wild style.
Read More Facts About Sungkook

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon 

5. Yeonggwang

Yeonggwang (VANNER Members)
Yeonggwang
Stage NameSungkook (성국)
Birth NameAhn Young Jun (안영준)
PositionVocalist, Visual, Maknae
BirthdaySeptember 22nd, 1997
Active Years2018–present
Age26 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAries
Height176 cm (5’9″)
Weight58 kg (127 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeO
MBTIESTP

Yeonggwang Facts:

– His favorite part of the day is 3 PM because that’s when the gym is less crowded. (Panorama)
– If he had to describe himself in one word, then he would say “Tree”.
– His biggest goal as a member of VANNER is to get first place at music shows. (My K-Pop Wire)
– He realized his popularity when a fan came up to him and voted for VANNER in front of him. (Cosmopolitan)
– He is minimalist. (Harper’s Bazaar)
– He wants to perform at the final stage of MAMA.
– He got shy when a fan searched his name on a subway. (The Korea Times)
– He shares a birthday with GOT7’s Jinyoung and TWICE’s Nayeon.
Read More Facts About Yeonggwang

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon

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