Jungkook as he is popularly known is a renowned singer who hails from South Korea. His full name is Jeon Jungkook but most people call him Jungkook. He is one of the members of the K-pop BTS Band and has several songs to his credit. He is also a song writer and producer who has composed record selling albums.
He holds several international records on Billboard Charts Top 100 in the US and many other countries. He began his career at a young age in 2013 with the single 2 Kook 4 Skool which was produced by Big Hit Entertainment company which owns the BTS Band. After that, he appeared in several albums from the BTS Band and has also performed independently for many albums.
Wiki | Biography
Jean Jungkook was born on September 1st 1997 in Mandeok-dong region of Busan, South Korea. His family was well to do and his father worked for SK Telecom while his mother was working for a real estate company. He began his practice in music at a young age and started learning various forms of music and dance from professional schools.
He did his primary education from Baekyang Elementary School in Busan. After that, his family sent him to Singu Middle School in Seoul for further education. He completed his graduation from Seoul School of Performing Arts. While he was in college, he was deeply interested in music and even auditioned for various events like Superstar K. However, he got rejected at that time and had to wait for some more time to get success.
|Date of Birth||25 Years|
|Age||September 1, 1997|
|Birthplace||Busan, South Korea|
|Profession||Singer and Songwriter|
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign||Virgo|
|Famous For||Member In BTS|
|School||Baekyang Elementary & Middle School, Busan, South Korea and Singu Middle School, Seoul, South Korea|
|College||NGlobal Cyber University, South Korea|
Family, Girlfriend, Relationships
Jungkook comes from a modern family in South Korea. There is not much information about his parents and he has an elder brother Jeon Jung Hyung. He regularly posts photos of his family members on social media platforms. There are some rumours of his affair with K-pop star Jeong Ye. Apart from that, he was also linked with Ko So Hyun for a brief period.
Jungkook is undoubtedly one of the most good looking members of the BTS Band. He stands tall at 5.10 feet and weighs around 60 kgs. His slim and attractive appearance has won him several fans among the youngsters in South Korea. He maintains a stylish outlook with designer clothes and often keeps changing his hair colour for music albums and TV shows.
Even while he was doing his gradutation in Seoul, he took part in various dance and music shows that exposed his talent to the music industry. He went to the US to learn professional dance and worked as a backup dancer for reputed groups. After being rejected from Superstar K, he had to wait for a year or so to get good opportunities.
He also co-performed songs with international artist Charkie Puth for the project We Dont Talk Anymore. Apart from that, he worked as a producer for the track Love is not Over and Magic Shop for the BTS Band. In 2015, he participated in the One Dream One Korea campaign along with other popular artists that was held in memory of the Korean War.
The net worth of the vocalist is in millions even though there is no exact information in this regard. He has been working since the last ten years and earned lot of money for being part of BTS Band. He also endorses various products and campaigns and earns good money from multiple sources. He owns several cars and apartments in South Korea.
Facts and Information
Jungkook is a big celebrity in South Korea and has received the prestigious Order of Cultural Merit award. It was given by the President of South Korea to Jungkook and other members of BTS Band in 2018 for promoting K-pop music throughout the world.
He is also a big influencer and has millions of fans on social media. He received the MTV Millenial Award for Global Influencer as he made a huge impact on Instagram and other platforms. Apart from that, he has also won Golden Disk Award, Seoul Musk Award, Bonsang Award and Melon Music Award to name a few.