Block B Members | This time you’ll meet the most controversial Korean boy group so far, Block B. This group was formed by Stardom Management, under its producer Cho PD. It has seven members: Zico, Taeil, B-Bomb, Jaehyo, Park Kyung, P.O, and U-Kwon.
They had their first debut in 2011 with MV (music video), Freeze! And it immediately got banned, deemed too sexy for Korean television. Their second debut Welcome to the Block also triggered controversies.
This time because it regarded as inappropriate for children. All controversies aside, the group’s full-length 2012 album, Blockbuster, really made them famous world over at last. And making Block one of brightest K-pop icon.
Block B Full Members
Block B Members Summarize
|Block B Member Names||Block B Member Real Names||Block B Member Age||Block B Member Birthdays||Block B Member Height|
|Zico||Woo Ji Hoo||27||September 14, 1992||182|
|P.O||Pyo Ji Hoon||26||February 2, 1993||181|
|Taeil||Lee Tae Il||29||September 24 1990||167|
|B.Bomb||Lee Min Hyuk||29||December 14, 1990||178|
|Jaehyo||Ahn Jae Hyo||29||December 23, 1990||182|
|U-Kwon||Kim Yu Kwon||27||April 9, 1992||176|
|Kyung||Park Kyung||27||July 8, 1992||176|
Zico Block B Members Profile
Zico Block B Background
Zico was born in Mapo, Seoul, South Korea. He loves art and music from the beginning. He has an older brother how also an artist, Taewoon (Co–Ed School).
This led him into Seoul Music High School (majoring in Vocal Performance) and in Japan (for art study). Before joining Stardom and became a member of Block B in 2009, he had tried to try an audition for S.M. Entertainment.
Zico Block B Relationship Status
There’s no clear information about Zico’s girlfriend yet. But he’s rumored to have dated AOA’s Seolhyun for years. But it’s all over when they confessed their broke up in 2016.
Zico Block B Solo Activities
Before joining Block Zico had made a debut with Park Kyung. They joined to make duo Harmonics and released their digital single, Letter.
Zico made his solo album debut with single Tough Cookie in 2014. Apart his singing career, Zico also a skilled host. He hosted, for example, the interactive radio show “Studio C!” of SBS-MTV.
Zico Block B Trivia
Here are some facts about Zico in Block B members profile trivia:
- Once Zico had dreadlocks, from his hair style look, came his nickname Jamaican Beggar
- A comments of a Block B members trigger a controversy. This happened in a TV interview in Thailand. This led into them to And as a remorse act, Zico shaved all his hair
- As the Block B leader, he’s not the oldest of the gang. In fact, he’s the second youngest of all
- Zico with Kyung is the motor of Block B. They are the producer of all their albums
- Zico is very perceptive and empathic person, he seems to know other people’s thought and feelings.
- Zico loves love beautiful girl with good legs, long hair, and good sense of humor
P.O. Block B Members Profile
P.O Block B Background
P.O was born and grew up in Seoul, South Korea. He came from a prosperous family, being an owner of duty-free store. His love of music led him to enter Hanrim Entertainment Arts High School.
He was signed a contract to Stardom Entertainment as a member of Block B in 2011. He failed at the first audition, but he came back some time later and got his position.
P.O Block B Relationship Status
P.O has no special relationship with any girls at present. His activities still won’t permit him to make special relation with girl. Though so, he’s open to any girls in the near future.
P.O Block B Solo Activities
P.O has numerous solo activities. Apart of performing with Block B, he also tried in acting and hosting. He started his acting career in 2016, in a Korean TV show called Lipstick Prince. Along with Zico, he hosted a SBS MTV program, The Show.
His most recent 2018 solo activities including as cast members of various shows like Living Together in Empty Room, Great Escape and New Journey to the West. He also acted for drama like Temperature of Love (2017), and Boyfriend, in 2018.
P.O Block B Trivia
Here are some facts about P.O in Block B members profile trivia:
- The stage name P.O is a play of his last name: Pyo, Piyo, and eventually P.O
- On his first Block-B audition, he failed. The reason was that he’s to chubby foe the boyband standard. Then he did workout and losing 10kg of his body fat, trains his dancing and voice skills. A year later he became Block B member.
- P.O is shy and awkward when girl around him
- O is a big fans of Yoo Seung Bum, he often impersonates the artist
- He also a fans of 2NE1’s Dara. Even put her face as his phone’s wallpaper
- O like Mexican food, he like Nachos
Taeil Block B Members Profile
Taeil Block B Background
Taeil was born and spent his early years in Seoul, South Korea. He’s the middle of the family. He has younger brother (Taehyung) and an older sister. His love of singing led to Kim Myung-ki’s Vocal Academy.
He also a graduate of Global Cyber University. Before becoming a Block B member in 2011, he actively enter auditions and contests, including MBC’s Star Audition.
Taeil Block B Relationship Status
Taeil has no close relation with any girl at present. He seems too occupied with his work now, that close relation with girls isn’t his priority. But, as he said, he will marry at age 34.
Taeil Block B Solo Activities
Along with his career with Block B, Taeil also has his own solo activities. As recent as 2017, he made a solo concert in Tokyo. As a duo T2U with U-Kwon, he also toured japan in 7 shows, still in the same years.
Taeil also made a solo concert in Korea in 2018, in Olympic Park K-Art Hall. He also became a mentor/judge in Blind Musician singing competition by Korea Music Copyright Association the same year.
Taeil Block B Trivia
Here are some facts about Taeil in Block B members profile trivia:
- Taeil is the oldest member in Block B, he also the shortest
- He uses hat and glasses to camuflage his small eyes
- Taeil got his nick names (Shark, Sharkie, Fishie) from his acute fish raising hobby
- He even has adorable pet fish called Super Equus
- When it’s time to dance practices, Taeil is the sloppy one
- He easily to sleep, once he oversleep in bathup almost an all night long
- His ideal girl? He likes actress Lee Young Ah
B-Bomb Block B Members Profile
B-Bomb Block B Background
B-Bomb was born in Seoul, South Korea. He was a graduate of Induk University, majoring in Broadcast. He got signed by Stardom Entertainment in 2011, and became its vocalist and main dancer.
B-Bomb Block B Relationship Status
So far B-Bomb has not announced relationship with any girls. He apparently still enjoy his career in Block B and his solo activities. Though he doesn’t close any special relationship with a girl someday.
B-Bomb Block B Solo Activities
B-Bomb has a blooming acting career. He started his career in acting when he starred web drama Jumping Girl in 2015. In 2018, he got a role in historical play Yeo Do. He got applaud from his performance in the play.
He also a cast member in a reality show from JBTC 4, Awesome Feed. However, his singing career, apart from Block B, started with his collaboration with U-Kwon and P.O by forming Bastarz, a sub-unit of Block B, in 2016. He wrote songs for the first and second album, Welcome to Bastarz.
B-Bomb Block B Trivia
Here are some facts about B-Bomb in Block B members profile trivia:
- B-Bomb has a good habit. If he can’t sleep, he will drink a glass of warm milk
- B-Bomb also known to sleep in one position only, so if he sleep in a certain position, he will wake up in the same position
- He got his nickname grapefruit from the resemblance of his hair to the fruit
- B-Bomb is afraid of height
- B-Bomb is takes the longest time in bathroom among the Block-B members
- B-Bomb likes coffee. He even has a cafe called Mujabee
- B-Bomb ideal girl? He loves pretty girld with adorable dimples
Jaehyo Block B Members Profile
Jaehyo Block B Background
Jaehyo was born and grew up in Busan, South Korea. His family is a small one, he only has an older brother (Ahn Chang-in). He loves music since his early years in Busan. His last education is in Music Application at Seoul Art College.
Before joining Block B, he was a Cube Entertainment’s ex-trainee. He joined with Block B in 2011 under Stardom Entertainment, after its talent scout spotted his skills in an audition.
Jaehyo Block B Relationship Status
Jaehyo doesn’t have a close relationship with a girl so far. His musical career in Block B apparently still won’t permit him to make more serious relationship with a girl.
Jaehyo Block B Solo Activities
Apart from his activities with Block B, Jaehyo also has an acting career. He debuted his acting career in a 2015web drama called What on Earth Is Going On? He was the lead actor.
In 2018, he also acted in a SBS television show called It’s Good To Be A Little Crazy with actress Han Eun-jung.
Jaehyo Block B Trivia
Here are some facts about Jaehyo in Block B members profile trivia:
- Though very confident with his look, Jaehyo often stutters when talking with others
- Jaehyo has peculiar hobby, he likes to hang around at Shincheon Station after midnight
- Different from B-Bomb, Jaehyo is the fastest to finish in bathroom
- If Taeil likes to rise fishes, Jaehyo loves fishing. He even appears as cover in Fishing News, a fishing magazine in Korea
- He entered his mandatory military duty on December 20, 2018, for two years
- Jaehyo likes simple girl, house girl type, who loves to be at home than outside.
U-Kwon Block B Members Profile
U-Kwon Block B Background
U-Kwon was born in and spent his early years in Suwon, South Korea. He’s the youngest of the family, with an older brother. His last education is from Anyang Technical High School.
His dancing and singing passions led the Stardom Management to snatch him to be a member of its new boy group, Block B, in 2011.
U-Kwon Block B Relationship Status
U-Kwon has no a girl friend at present. But rumor said that he had special relationship with a model named Jeon Sun Hye. It’s not clear whether this rumor is right or otherwise.
U-Kwon Block B Solo Activities
U-Kwon has busy solo activities, both in acting and singing. He also hosting TV programs. His solo singing career began when he release his Japanese solo, Painless, in 2016. Still in the year, he was a cast in Hit the Stage, a dance competition program.
U-Kwon also starred a Korean Show, Lipstick Prince, that year. He sung OST for drama Jugglers in 2017. His hosting career began in 2018 when he asked to host TV music program Power of K.
U-Kwon Block B Trivia
Here are some facts about U-Kwon in Block B members profile trivia:
- U-kwon is a skilled electric guitar player
- He loves neatness and cleanness. He’s the one who always cleans other member’s mess. For the reason, he’s called Umma (mom) by other members
- U-Kwon loves cat, hence his nickname Kitty Kwon
- U-Kwon likes to eat. Off all time in a day, he loves 6PM and 12 PM, because they’re meal time
- He also likes cooking. He’s the best among the member
- If there’s a smiling representative in the group, it would be U-kwon
- U-Kwon likes pretty girl with short hair
Kyung Block B Members Profile
Kyung Block B Background
Kyung was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea. He as a sister and a brother. Kyung and Zico is a close friend, they have been in elementary school together. Kyung is a graduate of Kamo High School.
He also studied abroad in US (a year) and New Zealand (2 years). His talent spotted by Stardom Entertainment in 2011, and making him a member of Block B.
Kyung Block B Relationship Status
Kyung has no special relationship at present. He’s still focusing his energy to his musical career in Bigbang and his solo activities, and still could the right time to get a special relation with a girl.
Kyung Block B Solo Activities
Kyung sings, acts, and hosts in his solo activities. He got the taste of acting when acted for a web drama Oh My God! Tip in 2016. Before it, in 2015, he was casted in a variety show called Problematic Men.
Kyung also provide an OST for The Night Sky in 2017. His solo singing marked in album Notebooks, listed top singles like Ordinary Love and Inferiority Complex.
Kyung Block B Trivia
Here are some facts about Kyung in Block B members profile trivia:
- Kyung is a genius. His IQ is 154, and became a member of international genius club Mensa
- Do you know? Kyung means Bible in Korea
- He got his nickname cucumber from his long-oval face which other members thought to like cucumber
- Kyung is generous person. He often pay other members dinners or drinks
- Kyung loves pretty and innocent girl