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BTOB Members Profile UPDATE!

It is almost impossible for K-popers not know about BtoB. This boyband consists of 7 handsome members, they are Eunkwang, Minhyuk, Changsub, Hyunsik, Peniel, Ilhoon, and Sungjae. Firstly debuted on Marc 21st, 2012, this boyband has been a super popular boy group around the world. Under CUBE Entertainment management, they keep communicating with their fans through the songs they made.

After gaining success in South Korea, BtoB also began debuting in Japan by releasing “Wow” in 2014. Their music is widely accepted, made them received so many awards since 2012, like “Singer of the Year”, “Ballad Award”, “Best Vocal Award” and many others. Since 2013, BtoB has made 16 concerts and tours in several countries, like Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, and Taiwan.

This article will provide you brief information about BtoB members profile. Do you declare yourself as a true melody, or a true BtoB fan? Make sure you know the information in this BtoB members profile very well. Check this out.

BTOB Members

BTOB Members Profile
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Members Names Real Names BtoB Members Ages Birthdays Heights
Eunkwang Seo Eun Kwang 28 November 22, 1990 173 cm
Minhyuk Lee Min Hyuk 28 November 29, 1990 173 cm
Changsub Lee Chang Sub 27 February 26, 1991 177 cm
Hyunsik Im Hyun Sik 26 March 7, 1992 177 cm
Peniel Shin Dong Geun 25 March 10, 1993 175 cm
Ilhoon Jung Il Hoon 24 October 4, 1994 176 cm
Sungjae Yook Sung Jae 23 May 2, 1995 180 cm
  • BTOB Official Accounts:
  • Twitter: @officialBtoB
  • Instagram: @@cube_official_BtoB
  • Facebook: BTOBofficial
  • Youtube: officialBtoB
  • Fan Café: cube-btb
  • VLive: BTOB Channel

7. Eunkwang

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  • Birth Name: Seo Eun Kwang
  • Stage Name: Eunkwang
  • Position: Leader, Main Vocalist
  • Birthday: November 22th, 1990
  • Blood Type: A
  • Twitter Account: @BtoB_sekwang
  • Instagram Account: @BtoB_silver_light

Do you remember BtoB song entitled “Melody”, which is dedicated to all BtoB fans? The song was written by Eunkwang. He was born in Seoul, South Korea, and was a student in Dongshin University, majoring in Practical Music. He has a younger sister named Seo Eun Chong. Eunkwang really likes to listen to emotional songs. He said if he could be one of the BtoB member, he wanted to be Sungjae, because he is very tall. Eunkwang was trained in Modern Music Academy along with Changsub before they debuted with BtoB under CUBE Entertainment.

As the oldest member of the group, Eunkwang is often considered as the father of the group. The other members also said that Eunkwang is so funny. He is so close with the other members, especially Minhyuk. Not only to the other BtoB members, he is also bestfriends with Changsub’s sister, who said that her favorite member among all BtoB member is Eunkwang. Eunkwang is so funny and caring. He often asks Peniel, who always eats junk foods, to order vegetables. Eunkwang said that his ideal type is someone like Seulgi from Red Velvet.

6. Minhyuk

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  • Birth Name: Lee Min Hyuk
  • Stage Name: Minhyuk
  • Position: Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Vocalist, Visual
  • Birthday: November 29th, 1990
  • Blood Type: A
  • Twitter Account: @hutazone
  • Instagram Account: @BtoB2mh

Just like Eunkwang, Minhyuk was also born in Seoul, South Korea. He was studying in Dankook University, majoring in Music. If Eunkwang is considered as the father of the group, as the second oldest member, Minhyuk is often considered as the mother of BtoB. He is so good in cleaning, ad becomes the role model whenever it comes to cleaning. Minhyuk is also good in concentrating, that he would not care about his surrounding when he focused on something.

Minhyuk is very good in sports, he can even do acrobat and has a well builded body. His hobbies are writing song lyrics, rap, playing sports, and watching movies. He said he wanted to marry between age 35 to 45 and wanted to have 2 children. In the episode 2 of “Romantic & Idol”, he said that he ever dated a noona who is 5 years older than him.

Not only in singing and dancing, Minhyuk is also talented in acting. Before debuted with CUBE Entertainment, he acted with 5 members of the group in JTBC sit-com. He also acted in drama “Monstar” along with Sungjae, Changsub, and Hyunsik. Minhyuk is a good friend for all BtoB members. Ilhoon said that Minhyuk makes a good hyung for him. Minhyuk said that if Sungjae was a girl, he would like to date him.

5. Changsub

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  • Birth Name: Lee Chang Sub
  • Stage Name: Changsub
  • Position: Lead Vocalist
  • Birthday: February 26th, 1991
  • Blood Type: O
  • Twitter Account: @lee_cs_BtoB
  • Instagram Account: @LeeCS_BTOB

Born in Suwon, South Korea, Changsub then studied in Howon University, Practical Music, and became friends with Hyungsik, who also studied in the same university. He has a sister, named Jung Yeon, who is also a close friend of Eunkwang. As his long friend, Hyunsik stated that Changsub is a very passionate person, among the other members, Changsub often pratices longer, but wakes up the latest and always be the first one to get ready than the other members. Changsub is not really popular among Kpopers who are not BtoB fans, but he is the most popular member among Melody.

Changsub is really good at sports. Before debuting with BtoB under CUBE Entertainment, he was a skateboard actress. He can also play piano, guitar, drum, doing rap and beatbox. Changsub said that he is a big fan of Rain and Michael Jackson. Among all BtoB members, he is the only one who is left-handed.

Although Changsub is a coffee addict, the other members said that he can sleep anywhere and anytime, according to Minhyuk. He can sleep while singing or eating. When BtoB is practicing acapella, suddenly there would be a voice missing, and it would always be Changsub’s voice, because he would suddenly fall asleep. In 2017, he got an ankle injury, so that he had to perform while sitting.

4. Hyunsik

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  • Birth Name: Im Hyun Sik
  • Stage Name: Hyunsik
  • Position: Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist
  • Birthday: March 7th, 1992
  • Blood Type: A
  • Twitter Account: @imhyunsik
  • Instagram Account: @BTOB_IMHYUNSIK

Hyunsik was born in Seoul, South Korea. Since he was 4 grader, he was already very famous among the girls in his elementary, to a point that he has a fan café when he was 3 or 4 grader. He has only one older brother. This multitalented idol has several hobbies, such as writing, cooking, and playing music. His speciality is composing song. Maybe he got his musical talent from his father, who is a singer.

He is described by Eunkwang as a person who is full of confidence and strong aspirations. Before being an idol, Hyunsik has studied in China for about 2 years. He can speak Korean, English, and Chinese Mandarin. Among the other members, Hyunsik is the one who can handle liquor the longest. He eats a lot and even had a personal cooking course when he was younger.

According to Eunkwang, Changsub is a very stubborn person. He always sleeps like a stone and always has a hard time to wake up. If Eunkwang is considered as the funniest member of the group, Changsub is considered as the second funniest member, because he always tells jokes with a serious face.

3. Peniel

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  • Birth Name: Shin Dong Geun
  • Stage Name: Peniel
  • Position: Lead Rapper, Vocalist
  • Birthday: March 10th, 1993
  • Blood Type: AB
  • Twitter Account: @PenielShin
  • Instagram Account: @BtoBpeniel

Was born and raised in Illinois, United States of America, along with his sister, Jennifer, Peniel is pretty much fluent in English. He also can speak French and Spanish. It is stated that Sungjae taught him how to swear in Korean. Since he was young, he is very attracted to music. He can play acoustic guitar which he learned in the church when he was younger. And before became the last member who joined BtoB, Peniel was a former trainee under JPY Entertainment, a management that which is home to many famous girl and boy groups like Day6.

He always shaved his hair because he is suffering from hair loss, but that does not stop him from being a charming member. Peniel said that he can not act cute like other boy group’s members. Before eating, he often take pictures of the food first. He always has anything he needs in his bag, to a point that the other members said that he has a convenient store in his bag.

Among all BtoB members, Peniel is probably the weirdest. He often greets people by saying hello even he only comes out from bathroom and meets another BTOB member. He is also a very polite person, who always asks whenever he wants to use company’s toilet. He does not like when someone smokes near him.

2. Ilhoon

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  • Birth Name: Jung Il Hoon
  • Stage Name: Ilhoon
  • Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist
  • Birthday: October 4th, 1994
  • Blood Type: B
  • Twitter Account: @BTOB_ILL
  • Instagram Account: @ilhoonmj

Like many other members, Ilhoon also was born in South Korea. He has an older sister, named Joo, who is a solo singer who debuted under JPY Entertainment in 2008. Unlike Hyunsik who has really big appetite, Ilhoon does not eat much. When Ilhoon was younger, he is not really popular among girls in the school, and did not receive any confession from girls, he even said that his first love did not came true. He joined scout because his crush was a scout girl, but then his crush fell for another boy, breaking his heart. Ilhoon is also a little bit awkward towards women, and said that he does not really like skinship.

Ilhoon is the one who often messes up with Eunkwang. But, according to Chansub, he is also very mature, because he always picks perfect words before speaking up. It looks like Ilhoon does not only want to pursue career as an idol, but also as an actors. He said he wanted to be recognized for his acting skill.

The fandom name ‘Melody’ was invented by Ilhoon. Not only being an idol with BTOB, Ilhoon is also pursuing career as a solo singer. He made his solo debut on March 8th, 2018 with an MV entitled “She’s Gone”. On the same month, he also released his debut album, “Big Wave”.

  1. Sungjae

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  • Birth Name: Yook Sung Jae
  • Stage Name: Sungjae
  • Position: Lead Vocalist, Visual, Maknae
  • Birthday: May 2nd, 1995
  • Blood Type: A
  • Twitter Account: @BTOB_6SJ
  • Instagram Account: @yook_can_do_it

Yook Sung Jae was born in Yongin, South Korea and has an older sister named Sungyoung. He ever learned in Philippines. Being 180 cm tall, he is called as the biggest maknae, since he is also the youngest guy in the group. As the visual of the group, the other members like Peniel, Hyunsik, and Minhyuk said that they would date Sungjae if he was a girl. He can play acoustic guitar and bass well and before finally joined BTOB and CUBE Entertainment, he already entered JPYE audition but failed in the last stage. He said he was a big fan of Heechul from Super Junior.

Not only pursuing career as an idol, he also acted in several Korean dramas like “School 2015: Who Are You”, “Plus Nine Boys”, “Goblin” and may others. He also appeared in many reaity shows like “The Law of the Jungle” and be a co-MC in a reality-variety show “Real Men”. Sungjae also starred in variety show “We Got Married”, being a husband for Red Velvet’s Joy. Sungjae said that his ideal type is a woman like Shin Min Ah or Suzy.

Peniel said that Sungjae really likes to joke around. He is the happy atmosphere maker of the group who likes to troll around. And although he is the maknae of the group, Sungjae is really mature. He also has a huge curiousity, although he knows that he can not eat seafood, he eat them out of curiousity.

That was BtoB members profile. Although the other talented boy groups like iKON and Astro keep increasing, but BtoB already won their fans’ hearts. This November, BTOB will release a single entitled “Friend”. BtoB’s members have their own charms that will every melody’s heart.

So, after reading this BtoB members profile, who is your favorite member? Is it the funny man like Changsub? Or is it the handsome maknae like Sungjae? Don’t forget to share your answer with us in the comment.

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