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B1A4 Members Profile, Fun Facts – 2017

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B1A4 Members Profile 2017: B1A4 Ideal Type, B1A4 Facts, B1A4 Popular Songs – B1A4 is a 5-member boy band group originated in South Korea. They debuted under WM Entertainment in April 2011 and with the song “O.K” from their EP “Let’s Fly” which was introduced to the fans in a webtoon series.

Ever since the band’s debut, they have already released seven studio albums (three Korean albums and four Japanese albums), six EPs and sixteen singles.

They have also released four compilation albums. Because they have been so popular in Korean and Japanese fans, they have already toured the US.

B1A4 Members: Jinyoung, CNU, Sandeul, Baro, Gongchan
B1A4 Fandom Name: BaNa – BA being B1A4 and NA being the fans. “Banada” also means “fallen in love with”.
B1A4 Fan Color: Pastel Apple Lime
B1A4 Fun Fact: Their band name is 1 blood type B, 4 blood type A, hence, B1 and A4.

B1A4 profile

B1A4 Origin: Seoul, South Korea
B1A4 Genre: Korean Pop
B1A4 Active Years: 2011-Present
B1A4 Management: WM Entertainment, Pony Canyon (2011-2015 in South Korea, 2012-2016 in Japan), LEON (2015-present, South Korea), Universal J (2016-present, Japan), Warner (Taiwan), Youkai Entertainment (Brazil)
B1A4 Website: www.b1a4.com
B1A4 Instagram: www.instagram.com/b1a4ganatanatda
B1A4 Twitter: www.twitter.com/_b1a4official
B1A4 Facebook: www.facebook.co/wm.b1a4

Popular Songs:

2011: “O.K”, “Only Learned Bad Things”, “Beautiful Target”
2012: “Baby I’m Sorry”, “Baby Good Night”, “Tried To Walk”
2013: “What’s Going On?”
2014: “Lonely”, “Solo Day”
2015: “Sweet Girl”

B1A4 Member Jinyoung Profile

B1A4 Member Jinyoung Profile

Full Name: Jung Jin Young
Nickname: Flower Boy
Position: Lead Vocal, Leader
Birthday: November 18, 1991
Birthplace: Cheongju, Chungcheongbukdo, South Korea
Height: 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 59 kg (130 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Skills: Song writing, singing, acting
Trainee Time: At least 2 years
Twitter: @_jinyoung911118

B1A4 Jinyoung Facts

  • He is known to be a look alike of so many other Korean idols such as Yoon Shi Yoon, Minhawan (FT Island), Lee Joon (MBLAQ) and Jung Il Woo.
  • Jinyoung is made famous for his gentle smile and sweet looks. He’s considered to be very attractive.
  • Although he is Korean, he enjoys eating spam.
  • He once had beaten Jonghyun of SHINee and Actor Song Jong Ki in Mnet’s “Flower Boys Terror Situation”. He became the top 1.
  • Once, they were asked to rank who was the most handsome in B1A4. Jinyoung said the top 1 is Gongchan and considered himself the 3rd most handsome in the group.
  • He is also known to be called as “Arctic Fox” and “Mirror Prince” by fans.
  • Some of the members of the band also call him “Prince Disease”.
  • Despite his love of food, Jinyoung doesn’t seem to gain weight at all.
  • Not only is Jinyoung a very nice singer and dancer, he can also act. He landed minor roles in the KBS drama “My Mom, Super Mom” and MBC’s “Chosun Police”.
  • He considers his laptop as one of his biggest treasures. It makes us want to think what’s on it.
  • In 2016, Jinyoung received the “Best New Actor” award for his role in “Love in the Moonlight”.
  • Aside from his little roles, he got to land in several acting gigs as well. Jinyoung acted in “The Thousandth Man” in 2013, “She is Wow” in 2013, “Persevere, Goo Hae-Ra” in 2015, “Warm and Cozy” in 2015 and “Love in the Moonlight” in 2016.

Sandeul Profile

Sandeul Profile

Full Name: Lee Jung Hwan
Nickname: Bunnydeul, Psyduck, EggDeul
Position: Main Vocal
Birthday: March 20, 1992
Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
Height: 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 62 kg (137 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Trainee Time: At least 2 years
Twitter: @sandeul920320

Sandeul Facts

  • He and Baro are considered the older siblings of the band.
  • Sandeul became popular not only for his singing and dancing skills but also for his cute smiley eyes.
  • Before becoming famous, he once wore glasses with very high grade.
  • Sandeul lost most of his baby weight during training months.
  • One of his nicknames is “Psyduck”.
  • Other members of the band call him “Gongchan Baragi”.
  • If you saw his laptop now, you would see that his laptop background is Gongchan’s picture.
  • If Sandeul could create his own singing tone, he would call it “Sandeul Tone”.
  • In their first mini album, he said that one of his favorite songs is “Only One”.
  • Sandeul enjoys swimming and cooking on his free time.
  • He is friends with Jin of BTS and is very close with Ken of VIXX.
  • His ideal woman is someone who gives all her best in her work.
  • He enjoys singing Kim Yeonwoo’s “Love, the Common Word” during his competition days.

CNU Profile

CNU Profile

Full Name: Shin Dong Woo
Nickname: ChickeNU, Pooh Bear
Position: Vocalist, Lead Rapper
Birthday: June 16, 1991
Birthplace: Chungbuk Cheongju, South Korea
Height: 182 cm (6′)
Weight: 64 kg (141 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Trainee Time: At least 2 years
Instagram: @realcnu
Twitter: @b1a4_cnu

CNU Facts

  • CNU believes that his broad shoulders and smooth legs are some for his charms.
  • He doesn’t like insects and bugs.
  • CNU is considered the mother of the band and considered the tallest member of the group.
  • Not only Jinyoung is a great actor but CNU also. He acted in “Sent From Heaven” back in 2013.
  • He’s very good at the sports Taekwondo.
  • International fans call him ChickenNU because he resembles a cute chicken.
  • CNU means ” a dependable and sweet-natured friend.
  • Back when he was in “Weekly Idol”, he mentioned that his ideal type is Krystal because he likes a mature woman.
  • He also mentioned that he likes Go Hyun Jung.
  • One of his nicknames is “Pooh” like Winnie the Pooh bear.
  • His older sister usually picks and buys his clothes for him.
  • CNU enjoys sports but does not like ball games.
  • He also became famous for his long hair.
  • One of his role models is Usher.
  • CNU was the last member to join the band.

Baro Profile

Baro Profile

Full Name: Cha Sun Woo
Nickname: HamBaro, Squirrel, Baramji
Position: Main Rapper
Birthday: September 5, 1992
Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
Height: 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 63 kg (139 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Trainee Time: At least 2 years

Baro Facts

  • Baro is very skilled in beatboxing.
  • Sometimes he tries to act cool but miserably fails at it. Luckily Baro ends up looking cute instead.
  • Baro didn’t like living in the dormitory. He said that it was difficult for him to commute to school because his dorm was a two-hour drive away and it was very hard for him to wake up very early for it.
  • He thinks his caps give him confidence that’s why he always has one.
  • Baro also has a catch phrase, “Yallu-“.
  • Some of his nicknames are”Squirrel” and “Baramjii”.
  • He wishes to learn how to rap and have similar rap skills like Tiger JK.
  • One of his athletic skills is running.
  • “HamBaro” is one of the nicknames many fans gave him because he resembles a cute hamster/hamtaro.
  • He’s not only good at dancing and singing but can act also. He appeared in several Korean dramas like “Reply 1994” in 2013, “God’s Gift – 14 Days” in 2014, “Persevere, Goo Hae-Ra” in 2015, “Angry Man” in 2015 and “The Master of Revenge” in 2016.
  • Baro is considered the energizer and vitamin of the group because he is always so full of energy.
  • His last relationship was years ago – he was back in high school back then.
  • After hearing the songs on their albums, he immediately cries because he felt overwhelmed and overjoyed.
  • Baro’s ideal woman is someone who can always be next to him to make him feel good.

Gongchan Profile

Gongchan Profile

Full Name: Gong Chan Shik
Nickname: Channie, TurChan
Position: Vocalist, Visual, Maknae
Birthday: August 14, 1993
Birthplace: Jeollam Suncheon, South Korea
Height: 181 cm (5’11”)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Education: Seoul School of Performing Arts
Trainee Time: At least 2 years
Twitter: @b1a4_gongchan

Gongchan Facts

  • Gongchan is nerdy because he enjoys the subject Math but hates the subject Science.
  • Many fans call him “TurChan”.
  • He once became a trainee at Key East Entertainment together with Kim Hyun Joong and Kim Soo Hyun.
  • He’s always the most friendly to fans.
  • Gongchan is the youngest member of the group and that’s why he’s always bullied by other members.
  • He’s also the only left-handed person in the group.
  • Gongchan is currently studying at Seoul School of Performing Arts.
  • He made popular the “rifle gunshot” move.
  • Gongchan is known to be the pickiest when it comes to fashion and outfits. He likes picking his own and get excited by dressing himself up.
  • Jinyoung even chose him as the most chic members of B1A4.
  • He likes girls who has a cute bunny-like face or a frog-like face.
  • He wants to become a singer who can sing songs in whatever genre without having to worry about it.
  • Gongchan was a shy person during his trainee days.
  • He also admitted to cross dressing before.
  • Gongchan often throws tantrums like a toddler that’s why his hyungs call him a baby.
  • “Tigger” is also one of his nicknames that was given to him. That came from Winnie the Pooh also.
  • He likes singing ballad songs.
  • His other nicknames are “Shih Tzu” and “Crong”.

Who is your B1A4 bias? Did we miss important facts of the members? Let us know in the comments below.

Which B1A4 bias is the absolute dream boyfriend for you? Your bias is where you will be spending your date.

Jinyoung – Picnic under a tree date
CNU – Dinner by the sea date
Sandeul – On top of the building wine and dinner date
Baro – Amusement park date
Gongchan – Ice skating and hot chocolate date

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