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WOOZI (SEVENTEEN) Profile, Bio, & Facts 


WOOZI (우지) is a South Korean singer and a member of the K-pop boy group SEVENTEEN under Pledis Entertainment. He made her/his debut on January 3rd, 2022 with the mixtape “Ruby”. He is also a member of  subunits Vocal Team and SVT Leaders.


Stage NameWOOZI (우지)
Birth NameLee Ji Hoon (이지훈)
OccupationSinger, Songwriter, Producer
BirthdayNovember 22nd, 1996
Active Years2015–present
Age27 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Height166 cm (5’5”)
Weight60 Kg (132 lbs)
Blood TypeA
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Early Life

– He was born in Busan, South Korea.
– He went to Suyeong Elementary School and Daecheong Middle School.
– He has a strong background in classical music, having played the clarinet and other band instruments during his younger years.

Personal Life

– He is the only child in his family.
– He attended Hanlim Multi Arts High School and later pursued a major in Practical Music KPop Division at Hanyang University Institute for Future Talents.
– His first evaluation song was SHINee’s ‘Sleep Talking’. (Marie Claire Korea)
– He and DK can sing the highest notes in the group.
– His first pet was a pet beetle.
Jun said he mostly stays awake at night to produce songs. (Glamour)
– His “This is only me!” thing is that he is a person with no greed. (AtoZ Vol 10)
– His personality tends to be shy and reserved.
– He is good friends with Himchan from B.A.P.
– He really wants to meet Justin Bieber.
– He took level 2 Word and computer qualification in his elementary school. (AtoZ Vol 10)
– He believes he lacks in many areas but lives diligently.
– The first music performance he went to see was Kim Jo Han in his second year of middle school. (Teen Vogue)
– He often used to play baseball with his father when he was a child.
– He said THE8’s first impression was deep because he was bald when they first met and he suddenly said he could do a backflip and performed the stunt which left him surprised and impressed. (HMV Magazine)
– He said Wonwoo and Jeonghan pranks him the most. (HMV Magazine)
– He wrote his first song as a trainee titled ‘What Was the Title.’ (JoongAng Plus TMI)
– He is a fan of Bruno Mars.
– He is close friends with Kang Daniel, Somi and Stray Kids’s Han.
– He has the skill of creating sounds similar to musical instruments using his hands, often referred to as handcuffs.
– He can play the piano and guitar.
– He said he would play archery if he was in Olympics.
– The one thing that always makes him cry is good music. (Vanity Fair)
– Some people think Woozi and Suga from BTS look similar.
– He is the only member who began his trainee career by participating in an open audition, which means he auditioned publicly.
– He considers Chris Brown and Park Jin Young as his role models.
– He is known for having neat and attractive hands.
Hoshi thinks Woozi is the most romantic because the lyrics he writes are very romantic.. (Superlatives)
– He is not particularly fond of physical touch or skinship.
– Among the Seventeen members, he is the one who enjoys eating the most and has a hearty appetite.
– His shoe size is 260mm.
S.Coups said he and DK are the most passionate about food in the group. (BuzzFeed Celeb)
– Woozi’s ideal type is a bright and friendly girl.
– If he were to pick his best song, it would be ‘VERY NICE’. (JoongAng Plus TMI)
– In 2016, he played as the goalkeeper in the ISAC (Idol Star Athletics Championships) futsal match, a special event for the Lunar New Year.
– He has experience as a baseball player from his elementary school days.
– He considers himself a night owl.
– His workout buddies are Hoshi and Wonwoo. (AtoZ Vol 10)
– He is nicknamed “Documentary” and “Tofu” due to his serious and pale-skinned nature, respectively.
– He cannot whistle.
– When he was a kid, he played baseball as a catcher.
– When he wakes up from a dream, he writes memos half asleep so he doesn’t forget the emotion or messages of the dream. Two songs that he made from those keywords are ‘Pinwheel’ and ‘Dust’. (JoongAng Plus TMI)
– The meaning of his real name is that “Ji” means “know,” and “Hoon” means “service.” It signifies “to know my service.”
– He has had a fondness for animation and cartoons since he was a child.


– He is a vocal team leader, lead vocalist, and producer in SEVENTEEN.
– Woozi began his journey as a trainee for five years and was previously a member of the group ‘Tempest‘ before Seventeen was formed.
– On May 26, 2015, he made his debut as a member of Seventeen .
– Over time, Woozi became one of Seventeen’s main producers, along with Bumzu, and was credited for creating more than 80% of the group’s music catalog as of January 2019.
– In 2016, he collaborated with Ailee to write lyrics for her song “Feelin'” with Eric Nam.
– He has collaborated with Ailee, Kanto, and has created music many groups, including I.O.I.
– He has composed and written lyrics for many of Seventeen’s songs and has worked with various artists and groups outside of Seventeen.
– Woozi’s contributions to the music industry were recognized as he became a full member of the Korea Music Copyright Association in 2019.
– He participated in writing the lyrics for Hoshi’s debut song ‘Spider’.
– He has collaborated with many artist including EXO‘s Chanyeol, Aliee etc.
– He has appeared in music videos for Hello Venus, NU’EST, and Orange Caramel.

Likes & Dislikes

– He enjoys listening to music, playing computer games, and watching anime.
– His favorite colors are pink, black, grey, and navy blue.
– He enjoys swimming.
– He enjoys sports and has a fondness for dogs.
– He really liked the anime series “Cyberpunk”.
– He is a fan of the X-Men series and enjoys movies starring Hugh Jackman.
– He prefers winter over summer.
– He prefers simple stylish clothing over detailed fashion.

Food Preferences

– He loves to eat a combination of rice, Jjajangmyun (Black Bean Noodles), and Spicy Ramyun Noodles.
– He really likes King Crabs and sushi.
– Spicy food isn’t his favorite, and he’s not a big fan of curry.
– His favorite food combination would be Samgyeobsal and Bibimyeon. (AtoZ Vol 10)
– He’s a big fan of Coca-Cola.
– He has little to no interest in drinking alcoholic beverages.
– He likes to eat chicken.

Major works

– His most popular songs include; “Ruby” and “Miracle”.


– He has won Best Producer Award at Asian Artists Award in 2021.

Instagram: woozi_universefactory

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

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I'm a big fan of K-pop, especially the group EXO, and Baekhyun is my Bias. When I'm not writing about K-pop, I enjoy reading books. Join me as I explore the world of K-pop and literature through my writing.

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