iKON Members Profile: iKON Facts, iKON Ideal Type

iKON Members Profile: iKON Facts, iKON Ideal Type

iKON
 (아이콘) currently consists of 6 members: Bobby, Jay, Ju-ne, Song, DK and ChanB.I left the group on June 12th, 2019. iKON was created from the survival show Mix & Match. iKON debuted on September 15th, 2015 under YG Entertainment.

iKON Fandom Name: iKONIC
iKON Official Light Stick Color: Orange-Red (it’s orange when off and red-ish when on)

iKON Official Accounts:
Official Website: iKON
Twitter: @YG_iKONIC
Instagram (verified) @withikonic
Facebook: OfficialYGiKON
V Live: iKon channel
Youtube: iKon
Fan Cafe: iKONYG
TikTok: @ikon_tiktok

iKON Members Profile:
Jay

Stage Name: Jay (제이) (formerly known as Jinhwan)
Birth Name: Kim Jin Hwan (김진환)
Position: Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer
Birthday: February 7, 1994
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Height: 165 cm (5’5″)
Blood Type: A
Birthplace: Jeju-do, South Korea
Instagram: @gnani_____
Twitter: @iKON_gnani_____

Jay facts:
– He was born in Jeju Island, South Korea.
– He has a sister 6 years older than him.
– He was a part of Team B on WIN.
– One of his popular nicknames is “13cm fairy”.
– He appeared in Taeyang’s “Ringa Linga” MV
– It is rumored that AOA’s Jimin is his ex-girlfriend.
– In iKon he can speak Japanese the best.
– He can play the guitar.
– He loves swimming.
– He’s closest to Bobby and B.I .
– Jinhwan used to do Taekkyeon when he was young. (“Weekly Idol” ep 376)
– YG says he is the next Taeyang.
– Jinhwan (Jay) says that his charms are everything. He said when the camera focuses on him, the looks in his eyes are sexy.
– Jinhwan can also imitate girl groups’ facial expressions.
– The members said he is very flirtatious with fans and even the staff. (Profile wrote by the members)
– They said he loves wine and drinking. (Profile wrote by the members – Arirang TV)
– They admitted that Jinhwan is narcissist because the thinks everyone likes him. (Profile wrote by the members)
– Jinhwan lived in the Philippines for seven months before he debuted.
– iKon have moved out of their dorms and now live in 2 seperate houses, each member having their own room.
“Free Spirited members” House : Bobby, Jay, DK & Ju-ne
– Jay’s ideal type is someone shorter than him and who loves him a lot.


– He was born in Seoul, South Korea
– Has an younger sister named Song Eunjin and she is an ulzzang.
– Nicknames: Song Prince and Song Chef
– He was a part of Team B on WIN.
– His family owns a bbq shop.
– He enjoys cycling.
– He is good at cooking.
– Song has picked up a new hobby: Making scented candles
– He is iKon’s most mischievous member.
– He originally wanted to be an actor, but YG encouraged him to take vocal lessons.
– He likes to make selfies.
– He admirers Justin Timberlake.
– He is the closest with B.I and Jinhwan.
– The members said he is not funny. (Profile wrote by the members – Arirang TV)
– He was described as a careful planner that doesn’t take it well if something doesn’t go accordingly to what he planned. (Arirang TV)
– The members said that when he eats, he has to eat the same amount of rice and side dishes. (Arirang TV)
– The members said that Yunhyeong is good at making fun of others, but hates being made fun of. (Arirang TV)
– Yunhyeong (Song) packs the neatest/quickest.
– iKon have moved out of their dorms and now live in 2 seperate houses, each member having their own room.
“Clean members” House: BI, Chan & Song
– Song’s ideal type is a girl older than him.

Bobby

Stage Name: Bobby (바비)
Birth Name: Kim Ji Won (김지원)
Position: Main Rapper, Sub Vocalist, Face of the Group
Birthday: December 21, 1995
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
Height: 176 cm (5’9”)
Weight: 70 kg (153 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea, but grew up in Virginia, United States
Instagram: @bobbyindaeyo
Twitter: @bobbyranika

Bobby facts:
– He was born in Seoul, South Korea.
– He has an older brother who is married.
– Bobby’s family is very religious.
– He was a part of Team B on WIN.
– Bobby said that he almost got kicked out as a trainee, he later went back to the USA with his parents and rested for a month. When he came back his boss said,”You improved a lot.”
– He is the winner of “Show Me The Money 3”
– He appeared in HI SUHYUN’s “I’m Different” MV & Taeyang’s “Ringa Linga” MV
– Bobby was featured in the remix of League of Legends 2018 “Rise”.
– He speaks English.
– He learned to play guitar, drum and piano.
– He loves to play basketball.
– He is the mood maker in the team.
– Bobby tends to leave his clothes all over the floor and the members go in and steal them.
– Bobby is the strongest member according to the others, he even cracked an apple in half within 3 seconds.
– Dongkyuk (DK) says that Bobby and Ju-ne couldn’t do a 10 second stare battle because they’re awkward with each other. (Weekly Idol)
– Bobby is in love with Winnie the Pooh, he received a stuffed Winnie the Pooh since birth from his brother and still has it.
– Bobby’s Winnie appeared in his solo “Runaway” MV.
– Bobby sleep talks. (Profile wrote by the members)
– He was said to be an early bird that doesn’t skip breakfast. (Profile wrote by the members)
– The members described him as a “light bulb” because he lights up their mood and is warm to them.
– Bobby says his charms are his eyes, teeth, and strength.
– Alongside Winner’s Mino, he is part of the hip hop duo MOBB (formed in 2016).
– iKon have moved out of their dorms and now live in 2 seperate houses, each member having their own room.
“Free Spirited members” House : Bobby, Jay, DK & Ju-ne
– Bobby’s ideal type is a strong girl who seems careless of him. Like Wonder Woman. Also, girl who likes to wear red clothes and always does her best.

DK

Stage Name: DK (디케이) (formerly known as Donghyuk)
Birth Name: Kim Dong Hyuk (김동혁)
Position: Main Dancer, Sub Vocalist
Birthday: January 3, 1997
Zodiac sign: Capricorn
Height: 171~173 cm (5’8”)
Weight: 62 kg (137 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Instagram: @_dong_ii
Twitter: @D_dong_ii

DK facts:
– Because he’s an intelligent student at school, the members don’t understand why he wants to be a singer.
– His father died when he was 8 years old.
– He has a younger sister.
– He won the competition JYP Trainee Search in March 2012, then he was recruited into YG Ent in November 2012.
– He speaks English because he lived in America for a while and was an exchange student.
– The members said he is a fashionista. (Profile wrote by the members)
– Bobby said he is “dangerous”. (Profile wrote by the members)
– He was a part of Team B on WIN.
– DK’s new nickname given by the members: CFW (Crazy For Wine)
– Ceo YG daughter’s Jang Yujin favors him the most.
– iKon have moved out of their dorms and now live in 2 separate houses, each member having their own room.
“Free Spirited members” House : Bobby, Jay, DK & Ju-ne
– DK’s ideal type is a girl, whose height is 158 cm, who is filled with aegyo, cute charm.

Ju-ne

Stage Name: Ju-ne (준회) (formerly known as Junhoe)
Birth Name: Koo Jun Hoe (구준회)
Position: Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer
Birthday: March 31, 1997
Zodiac sign: Aries
Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 68 kg (149 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @juneeeeeeya
Twitter: @tkwpcnfak

Ju-ne facts:
– He has an older sister, named Yeijin.
– He was a part of Team B on WIN.
– He was on Kpop Star season 1.
– He entered YG Ent in April 2012.
– He is a fan of Michael Jackson.
– June can speak Japanese fluently.
– Ju Ne has good Nunchucks skills. (Traditional Okinawan martial arts weapon)
– He finds it difficult accepting new people.
– The members said that his style used to be terrible. (Profile wrote by the members – Arirang TV)
– They also said that although he’s tall, Junhoe is very flexible like a boneless animal. (Arirang TV)
– Dongkyuk (DK) says that Ju-ne and Bobby couldn’t do a 10 second stare battle because they’re awkward with each other. (Weekly Idol)
– Junhoe and Chanwoo are the most awkward with each other now. (Weekly Idol ep. 376)
– Ju-ne takes Jiu Jitsu classes.
– iKon have moved out of their dorms and now live in 2 seperate houses, each member having their own room.
“Free Spirited members” House : Bobby, Jay, DK & Ju-ne
– Ju-ne’s ideal type: (He is not a masochist) “I like a girl who hates me. Haha.”

Chan

Stage Name: Chan (찬) (formerly known as Chanwoo)
Birth Name: Jung Chan Woo (정찬우)
Position: Sub Vocalist, Maknae
Birthday: January 26, 1998
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Height: 181 cm (5’11″)
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @chan_w000
Twitter: @ikon_chan_w000
Youtube: 찬우살이

Chan facts:
– He was born in Yongin, Gyeonggi, South Korea.
– He’s the only member who wasn’t part of Team B on WIN.
– He used to be under Kids Planet Entertainment (2005-2010) and Fantagio Entertainment (2010-2014)
– He appeared in TVXQ’s “Balloons” MV as Changmin’s younger counterpart.
– He played a young Lee Min Ho in dramas “Boys Over Flowers” and “The Heirs”.
– He loves playing video games.
– When he met the members for the first time, he was afraid of B.I . But now , he is afraid of Bobby the most.
– Chan’s childhood best friend is Moonbin from Astro.
– Chan was said to be the cheekiest member. (Profile wrote by the members)
– Chanwoo himself said that he hates when other people see him cry, so he doesn’t cry in front of others.
– Chanwoo (Chan) says he leaves the room a mess, and rather than scolding, Yunhyeong hits him. (Weekly Idol)
– Chan is known for EXO`s Chanyeol look alike.
– When Chan gets drunk he speaks fluent English.
– iKon have moved out of their dorms and now live in 2 seperate houses, each member having their own room.
“Clean members” House: BI, Chan & Song
– Chan’s ideal type: “Someone who calls me “Oppa”.

Former member:
B.I
B.I iKon
Stage Name: B.I (비아이)
Birth Name: Kim Han Bin (김한빈)
Position: Leader, Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Sub Vocalist
Birthday: October 22, 1996
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 175.5 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Instagram: @shxxbi131
Twitter: @ikon_shxxbi

B. I facts:
– He was born in Seoul, South Korea.
– He has a parent and one younger sister which is 15 years younger, named Hanbyul.
– He was a contestant on “Show Me The Money 3”
– B.I hates aegyo and said he wouldn’t do it even if YG asked him to, but he did it anyways for the fans.
– B.I uses movies and books to get inspiration for his songs cause he didn’t experience a lot of things.
– He never had a girlfriend before so he was depending on his imagination to write songs.
– He appeared in Taeyang’s “Ringa Linga” MV and in Epik High’s “Born Hater”
– He loves Mickey Mouse and Pringles snack a lot.
– He was a part of Team B on WIN.
– B.I is really nice to animals. (Profile wrote by the members – Arirang TV)
– The members said that he likes boxing as a form of exercise. (Profile wrote by the members – Arirang TV)
– He wrote/composed all their songs and composed Winner’s “Empty”, contributed in Epik High’s “Born Hater”, Blackpink’s “Whistle” and three of PSY’s songs: “Bomb”, “Last Scene” and “Auto Reverse”.
– B.I is good at beatboxing.
– YG says he is the next G-Dragon
– iKon have moved out of their dorms and now live in 2 seperate houses, each member having their own room.
“Clean members” House: BI, Chan & Song
– B.I is a fan of Red Velvet‘s Seulgi and TWICE‘s Dahyun.
– On June 12, 2019 Dispatch reported that B.I was accused of attempting to illegally purchase drugs in 2016.
– It was related that he wasn’t investigated by police, even if police knew about it.
– On June 12, 2019 YG announced that following the drug scandal, B.I decided to leave the band and terminate his exclusive contract.
– On February 27, 2020 Police confirmed that B.I tested negative for drug usage.
– B.I’s ideal type is a pure and innocent girl who owns slender look. Fit well in over sized cardigan and blue jeans with sneakers under slim ankles.

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