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Full Biography Of Monsta X Members Profile

Monsta X is a Kpop group from Starship Entertainment which formed from a survival reality show by the said agency. The show consists of 13 participants which are competing to become an idol which ended with 7 people remaining which formed the Monsta X now.

The Kpop group Monsta X composed of seven survivors of the show such as Wonho, Minhyuk, Hyungwon, Jooheon, Kihyun, I.M, and with Shownu as the leader.

They debuted in 2015 with their first EP titled “Trespass”. They released the final part of “The Clan” series alongside their first studio album, which is The Clan Pt 2.5 titled “Hero”

In 2018 They also make a Japanese album titled “Spotlight” and received a gold certification by the Japan music association named Recording Industry Association of Japan

As with many others group, Monsta X popularity made us become their fan. Obviously a fan needs to know their biography which will be listed below a full information about Monsta X members profile.

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Monsta X Members Profile

Monsta X Members Profile
Monsta X Members Profile

Monsta X Members Profile Summarize

Names Real Names Age Birthdays Height
Shownu Son Hyunwo 25 June 18, 1992 181 cm
Wonho Lee Ho-seok 25 March 1, 1993 177 cm
Minhyuk Lee Min-Hyuk 24/25 November 3, 1993 179 cm
Kihyun Yoo Ki-Hyun 24/25 November 22, 1993 175 cm
Hyungwon Chae Hyung Won 24 January 15, 1994 183 cm
Jooheon Lee Joo-heon 24 October 6, 1994 177 cm
I.M Im Chang Hyun 22 January 26, 1996 175 cm

MONSTA X Official Accounts:

We will now provide you with Monsta X members profile starting from its leader which is Shownu, let us begin!

Shownu Monsta X Member

  • Name: Son Hyunwoo
  • Hangul: 손현우
  • Stage Name: Shownu
  • Nickname: Na-Bi, The Second Rain, and Showtle
  • Birthdate: June 18, 1992
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Age: 26 Years Old
  • Position: Leader, Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist
  • Height: 181 cm (5’11”)
  • Weight: 78 kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Hobbies: listening to music, playing games

Shownu Monsta X Background

Shownu or better known as Son Hyunwoo during childhood is born in Seoul on 18 June 1992. He is the leader for the Kpop group Monsta X. before his rise to fame with Starship Entertainment with the now Monsta X, Shownu was a trainee at JYP Entertainment, and has possibility to become Got7 members although the chance is long gone since he started to participate in No Mercy and earned him a spot in Monsta X.

Shownu Status

Starship entertainment is not strict about dating rule, yet the members of Monsta X, Shownu didn’t have any relationship so far because of his passion in music made him don’t have enough time to find a girl.

Shownu Solo Activities

So far there are no solo activities outside of the group, as Shownu and his fellow mate still focused to develop their group to a greater height in Kpop industry. Altought he has made several appearances in reality show like Cool Kiz, King of Masked Singer, Weekly Idol, Oh! Cool Guys, and Running Man.

Shownu Trivia

Shownu Trivia

Here are some facts about Shownu in Monsta X members profile trivia:

  • He is an only child in his family
  • Shownu was part of the group Nu Boyz with Wonho, Jooheon
  • Backup dancer for SISTAR member’s Lee Hyori MV titled “BAD GIRL”
  • Shownu enjoyed his job during his time being a backup dancer
  • Shownu is shown to have a close relationship with his labelmate Souyu from SISTAR
  • Shownu also participated in creating most of Monsta X choreographies
  • During JYP audition, Shownu won the second place in there
  • Shownu made an appearance with Wonho  in SISTAR MV titled “Shake it”
  • He can’t perform aegyo
  • Shownu never introduced himself as the leader for Monsta X
  • His ideal type of woman is someone pure, and he said it is someone like Gong Hyojin

Wonho Monsta X Member

Wonho Monsta X
Wonho Monsta X
  • Name: Lee Ho-seok / Shin Ho-seok
  • Hangul: 이호석
  • Stage Name: Wonho
  • Nickname: Boo
  • Birthdate: March 1, 1993
  • Birthplace: Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
  • Age: 25 Years Old
  • Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer, and Public Visual
  • Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
  • Weight: 73 kg
  • Blood Type: B
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • Hobbies: Hanging out with friends, playing video games

Wonho Background

Wonho has two name which is Lee Ho-Seok and later Shin Ho Seok and born in Gyeonggi-do on March 1, 1993. Before becoming a part of Starship agency, Wonho also is a talented dancer which signed a contract with DQ agency. Wonho also fluent in three languages which are Korean, Japanese, and French.

Wonho Relationship Status

Although he is still single, there is an unconfirmed dating rumor with someone called Lee Tae Gyun. The fans have since grown suspicious as there is a picture shown him and the girl together.

Wonho Solo Activities

He is not shown having any activities outside the group. Although he had made an appearance with Shownu in SISTAR MV titled “Shake it”.

Wonho Monsta X Trivia

Wonho Monsta X Trivia

Here are some facts about Wonho in Monsta X members profile trivia:

  • Wonho likes to eat ramen, cold noodles
  • Wonho also likes to consume vitamin, proteins, and others related health product
  • Wonho doesn’t like to eat pickled radish
  • His stage name used to be Sino during his time in Nu Boyz
  • Wonho is a Taekwondo practitioner.
  • Wonho has a phobia of height which is Acrophobia
  • Monsta X leader before debut
  • Wonho is prone to sickness, so he cared more for his health than other members
  • Wonho is a sensitive man which cause him to cry easily
  • Monsta X member who could eat the most in the group

Minhyuk Monsta X Member

  • Name: Lee Min-Hyuk
  • Hangul: 이민혁
  • Stage Name: Minhyuk
  • Nickname: Squishy
  • Birthdate: November 3, 1993
  • Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
  • Age: 24 years old (25 years old in November)
  • Position: Vocalist, Public visual
  • Height: 179 cm (5’10”)
  • Weight: 65 kg
  • Blood Type: A
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Hobbies: Selca

Minhyuk Background

Minhyuk stages name is based on his real name Lee Min-Hyuk. he born in Gwangju on November 3, 1993. He never debuted anywhere before joining Monsta X.

Minhyuk Relationship Status

He is still single, he said currently he doesn’t have much time to spare for a relationship as he focused on how to develop Monsta X to become more known to people and produce top quality songs.

Minhyuk Solo Activities

Minhyuk as the same with his other fellow mates doesn’t participate in solo activities yet, as they still focused on developing the Monsta X to a greater height.

Minhyuk Monsta X Members Trivia

Minhyuk Monsta X Members Trivia

Here are some facts about Minhyuk in Monsta X members profile trivia:

  • Although Minhyuk lived in Gwangju, he could speak Korean with satori accent from his parents
  • Mood-maker of Monsta X
  • Monsta X member commented that Minhyuk is the soul of Monsta X members group
  • His dream is to become a host as MC in a musical shows
  • He always carries his own iPad
  • Not a morning person and the hardest person in the group to wake up
  • Minhyuk like to drink soft drinks especially cola and coffee latte
  • Minhyuk also a sensitive person and could cry easily
  • Minhyuk like Shownu also likes Soyou a member from SISTAR personality
  • His ideal type of woman is someone who has an opposite personality with him

Kihyun Monsta X Member

  • Name: Yoo Ki-Hyun
  • Hangul: 유기현
  • Stage Name: Kihyun
  • Nickname: Girly, Princess
  • Birthdate: November 22, 1993
  • Birthplace: Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
  • Age: 24 years old (25 years old in November)
  • Position: Main Vocalist
  • Height: 175 cm (5’9″)
  • Weight: 56 kg
  • Blood Type: B
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Hobbies: playing guitar, playing piano, dancing

Kihyun Monsta X Members Background

Not much known about Ki Hyun background, so far what we knew is Ki Hyun graduated from Dong’Ah Instritute of Media and Arts which is the reason why he is so talented in singing and dancing. Ki Hyun also born in Gyeonggi-Do like his teammate Wonho. He also gotten a rumor which stated that in the past he used to smoking and beating a girl.

Kihyun Relationship Status

Kihyun as Monsta X members is still single, there is no rumor about him dating another people to date. But there is some disturbing rumor about how he used to smoke and beating a girl and this rumor is not confirmed yet.

Kihyun Solo Activities

Kihyun doesn’t perform in solo activities to date, He is still focusing on developing Monsta X to become a top Kpop group to a greater height.

Kihyun Monsta X Members Trivia

Kihyun Monsta X Members Trivia

Here are some facts about Kihyun in Monsta X members profile trivia:

  • Kihyun has released a single collaboration with Soyou, a member from SISTAR titled “Pillow”
  • Kihyun could cook ramen tasty enough for Wonho to eat
  • Kihyun position in the group is a nagging mother
  • He also likes to compose a song and writing music lyrics
  • Kihyun is the one in the group whose have the closest relationship with Soyou
  • Kihyun has experience as a chef and subsequently become the best cook in the Monsta X
  • He wants to collaborate a song with IU
  • Kihyun would do a duet with his fellow mate Hyungwon if possible
  • Kihyun role model is Kim Gunmo
  • Like Shownu, Kihyun also could not do an aegyo
  • He also a friends with Suga which is BTS member
  • Kihyun also performed a duet with Seola from Cosmic Girl for TV series “What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim” titled “Love Virus”
  • Kihyun has the cleanest room among others member in Monsta X

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Hyungwon Members Profile

  • Name: Chae Hyung Won
  • Hangul: 채형원
  • Stage Name: Hyungwon
  • Nickname: Little Prince, My lady, and Dooly
  • Birthdate: January 15, 1994
  • Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
  • Age: 24 Years Old
  • Position: Lead Dancer, Vocalist
  • Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
  • Weight: 60 kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Hobbies: Modeling, and shopping

Hyungwon Monsta X Members Background

Not much is known for Hyungwon during his childhood, all we know is Hyungwon having a younger brother which called Kyungwon and he is already popular as model before debuting in Monsta X in 2015.

Hyungwon Relationship Status

Hyungwon is still single to date, and there is no rumor sprouted during two years in Monsta X.

Hyungwon Solo Activities

Not much known of Hyungwon solo activities besides being the main cast in a drama titled “Please Find Her”. He also does modeling activities for a branded product in Korea.

Hyungwon Monsta X Members Trivia

Hyungwon Monsta X Members Trivia

Here are some facts about Hyungwon in Monsta X members profile trivia:

  • Hyungwon work as a model before debuting in Monsta X
  • He made an appearance in SURE Magz
  • Known as meme guy in the Monsta X
  • Hyungwon most confident in body part is his eyelashes
  • Hyungwon always used the same color for his underwear which is black
  • Hyungwon attended the same academy like his fellow members in Monsta X such as Minhyuk and I.M
  • Hyungwon is afraid of bugs especially a bug with more than 8 legs
  • Also, his fellow members commented about Hyungwon being a picky eater
  • Hyungwon likes to eat sashimi, pork BBQ, salted giant shrimps
  • The music he likes to listen is Adele, especially he turn it when he wants to sleep
  • Hyungwon is fluent in Korean and Chinese language
  • Hyungwon also famous for his praying mantis-like dance
  • Hyungwon also has a DJ stage name which is DJ H.One
  • Hyungwon had the longest sleep time among the Monsta X members

Jooheon Monsta X Member

  • Name: Lee Ho-joon changed into Lee Joo-heon
  • Hangul: 이주헌
  • Stage Name: Jooheon
  • Nickname: Baby Cakes
  • Birthdate: October 6, 1994
  • Birthplace: Daegu, South Korea
  • Age: 24
  • Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist
  • Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
  • Weight: 67 kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Hobbies: Playing video games, going out with friends, watching movies

Jooheon Monsta X Members Background

Like the other members in Monsta X, besides his birthday on 6 October 1994 and born in Daegu. Not much is known about jooheon history during his childhood.

Jooheon Relationship Status

Jooheon is still single and doesn’t have dating history up to date. while there is a rumor in dating Dahyun, but it is confirmed fake, as their relationship is something akin to brother and sister.

Jooheon Solo Activities

Jooheon performed a collaboration in a single released by Hyorin from SISTAR & San E as a featured artist and also starred in “High-end Crush” in 2015. In 2018 he also produced a single MV titled “Red carpet”.

Jooheon Monsta X Members Trivia

Jooheon Monsta X Members Trivia

Here are some facts about Jooheon in Monsta X members profile trivia:

  • Jooheon is a fan of Michael Jackson and his role model
  • Jooheon made an appearance in MadClown single titled “Get Low”
  • The best rapper in Monsta X
  • Jooheon  is Fluent in Korean and English Language
  • He likes to collect hat
  • Jooheon had a close relationship with Tem, an ex-member from 4TEN
  • Jooheon don’t understand dirty jokes well
  • Jooheon doesn’t make use of cologne
  • Dahyun call him Oppa long before they debuted in Twice and Monsta X respectively
  • Jooheon ideal type of woman is someone who looked awesome in jeans

I.M Monsta X Member

  • Name: Im Chang-kyun
  • Hangul: 임창균
  • Stage Name: I.M
  • Nickname: Kookang
  • Birthdate: January 26, 1996
  • Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
  • Age: 22 Years old
  • Position: Lead Rapper, Vocalist
  • Height: 175 cm (5’9″)
  • Weight: 63 kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Hobbies: Writing songs, and hangouts with Monsta X members

I.M Monsta X Members Background

I.M or better known as Im Chang-Kyun during his childhood was moved to Israel when he was 1 year old and moved to Boston, USA when he was 5 years old. He comes back to South Korean at the age of 9 years old and had been living in there the longest.

I.M Relationship Status

I.M is still single, although he has shown interest in finding a girl to date amidst his already busy schedule. He said that his ideal type of woman is someone who have a good personality and doesn’t really care about their looks

I.M Solo Activities

I.M doesn’t participate in Solo Activities like most of the members in Monsta X.

I.M Monsta X Members Trivia

I.M Monsta X Members Trivia

Here are some facts about I.M in Monsta X members profile trivia:

  •  In Monsta X he become closest to Jooheon
  • He is the only member in Monsta X that spared his paycheck for donation to the cruch
  • I.M motto stated in English is “Do what you love and love what you do”
  • His father is a scientist which are the reason he love to travel and could speak English fluently
  • I.M have a habit to pray before eating
  • I.M also likes to play a game with his fellow mate Kihyun
  • I.M also had an English name which is Daniel

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