Kim Taehyung is an international singer who predominantly works in the Korean music industry. He is one of the members of the BTS Band that has produced record-selling albums in recent years. Apart from that, Kim Taehyung is also a songwriter and music producer. The Talented musician is also a popular actor in the korean film industry.
Kim has the reputation of being one of the most popular celebrities in South Korea. He is fondly called as V by his fans. The popular musician has Millions of fans across the world who admire his music and performance in stage shows. Kim Taehyung has won numerous international 1awards for his music. Kim’s songs get millions of views on social media platforms.
Taehyung Kim began his career in the entertainment industry as a singer and songwriter with the BTS Band. This made him an overnight star in the music world. After this success, he even made his debut in the korean film industry with the movie Hwarang The Poet Warrior Youth. Apart from that, he has also worked as a host for several international events.
Kim Taehyung was born on 30th of December 1995 in the Daegu region of South Korea. At present, our international singer Kim Taehyung has the age of 27 years (As of 2022).
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His parents Mr and Mrs Taehyung hail from agriculture background in Seo District of South Korea. Kim was interested in music since an early age and started learning saxophone and other instruments when he was in middle school.
Kim completed his primary education from Changnam Elementory School and later joined Korean Arts School for further education. Here, he started learning music in a professional manner and went on to win several awards in competitions. After this, he joined the Big Hit Entertainment Company and became a lead player of the BTS Band.
Kim continued his education even after becoming a big star in the music world. He later joined the Global Cyber University and completed his graduation in the Broadcasting and Entertainment genre. Apart from that, he also pursued his masters degree in Advertising and Media from a reputed university.
The star singer’s career took a big turn with the BTS Band and he attained overnight success. He also worked as a writer and producer for albums like Hold me Tight and Fun Boys. Not stopping at this, he even went on to make his debut in the film industry with the hit film Hwarang – The Poet Warrior Youth. He was appreciated for his acting skills by his fans and critics in South Korea.
|Full Name||Kim Taehyung|
|Date of Birth||December 30, 1995|
|Birthplace||Seo District, Daegu, South Korea|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, and Dancer|
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign||Capricon|
|Famous For||Vishnu Manchu’s Wife|
|School||Korean Arts High School|
|College||Global Cyber University|
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His father Mr. Taehyung belongs to an agricultural family and his mother is a housewife. He has two siblings and both of them stay with Kim in the joint family. Kim’s brother is Kim Jeong Gyu and his sister’s name is Kim Eon Jin. Kim is very attached to his family members and regularly updates family pictures on social media accounts.
|Father Name||Mr. Taehyung|
|Mother Name||Mrs. Taehyung|
|Brother Name||Kim Jeong Gyu|
|Sister Name||Kim Eon Jin|
Kim Taehyung is still single and there are no rumours in the media circles about his affair with other stars. Sometimes his name was came with some actress but it was all rumor as he never had dated anyone.
|Affairs / Girlfriend||Not Known|
Kim is tall and handsome with attractive eyes. His height is around 5.11 feet and he has an athletic built. However, he is slim in appearance as he weighs around 70 kgs. He has natural black hair but he prefers to colour it sometimes for changing his looks. His eyes are black colour and he can express nicely with his eyes. Kim has millions of female fans across the world.
|Weight(approx.)||Kilograms- 70 Kg|
Weight in Pounds- 154 lbs
|Height(approx.)||Centimeters – 180 cm|
Inches – 5 ft 11 in
Meter – 1.80 m
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||32-28-36|
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Kim started learning music in a professional manner since a young age and joined the Big Hit Entertainment Company in 2013. However, he was not seen publicly as the company wanted to keep him as a surprise package for future launch. He finally made his debut with the hit single No More Dream in 2014. Kim also composed music for the album The Most Beautiful Moment in Life which garnered huge views.
Kim also worked on another album called Wings and the hit song Stigma gained huge response from his fans. Apart from that, he also collaborated with other musicians like Adele and worked for the song Someone Like You. The musician gained massive fan following for his solo song Singularity that was released in 2018. It was featured on BBC Radio and many other prestigious platforms and ranked in top position for a long time.
Kim’s biggest success came with the Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit award given by the President of South Korea in 2018. He apparantly became the youngest recepient of this award in the nation. In 2019, he also worked on an independent album Scenery which went on to break several records on Sound Cloud. It got over 100 million views within few weeks.
The net worth of this popular star is around 20 million. Kim is undoubtedly one of the most popular youth icons of South Korea and has millions of fans. He is the prominent member of BTS Band and performs regularly in various international shows and events. He has been working with the Bit Hit Entertainment Company since many years.
|Net Worth||$20 Million|
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Interestingly, the anti-bullying campaign launched by UNICEF used the phrase I Purple You which was coined by Kim during his fan meet. Kim is popularly called V by his fans and many people in the media circle.
Google Search Trends indicated that Kim aka V was the most searched celebrity in South Korea for many years in a row. He was also voted as the most popular celebrity by many prestigious magazines and media houses.
V has a huge fanbase on social media platform and he has the Guinness World Record for the fastest 1 million followers on Instagram. Incedentally, he contined his influence on social media platform and he also has the record for the fastest 10 million followers on Instagram.
The South Korean President appointed Kim as the Special Presidential’s Envoy for Future Generations and Culture in the year 2021. This shows how popular the star is among the young audience in South Korea.