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U-Kiss Members Profile – Soohyun, Kiseop, Eli, Hoon and Jun

U-Kiss Members

U-KISS Members Profile – Soohyun, Eli, Kiseop, Kevin, Hoon, Jun, AJ, Dongho, Kim Kibum and Alexander

In the year 2008, U-KISS debuted under NH Media with their debut mini album entitled New Generation (N-Generation). At this time, they were composed of six members. U-KISS gained more attention as they released more breakthrough singles such as Man Man Ha Ni, which was released in 2009, and the album Only One.

Between the years of 2011 and 2012, there had been a few changes in their line-up. Former member Alexander and Kim Kibum left to be replaced with AJ and Hoon. They went on to succeed in more endeavors and international tours, adding another member in 2014.

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Currently, the band is left with five members after the departure of AJ and Kevin. Still standing are members Soohyun, Eli, Kiseop, Hoon, and Jun. With their new mini-album Stalker, they still continue to dominate local and international charts.

Although there had been many changes in the group, not only with their members but also with their style and music, U-KISS remains as one of the most admired Korean boy bands in the industry. If you are a Kiss Me, then you should enjoy this U-KISS Members Profile we have put together for you.

All Info About U-KISS Members and U-KISS Profile

Soohyun Profile

Stage Name: Soohyun
Real Name: Shin Soo Hyun
Role: Main vocalist and leader
Birthdate: March 11, 1989
Zodiac: Pisces
Hometown: Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Height: 181 cm or 5’11”
Blood Type: A
Skills: singing, dancing, playing the piano
Twitter: @ukissH

Soohyun Facts:

– Soohyun is the middle child with one younger sister and one older sister
– He trained for six years
– Soohyun loves to eat and is quite selfish when concerning food
– He has a friendship with Jokwon from 2AM and Dongwoon and Gikwang from B2ST
– Red is his favorite color
– His religion is Christianity
– He likes to eat healthy foods like fruits and vegetables
– Shin Kihyun, a former Battle member, is his cousin
– He is considered as the king of fanservice
– His ideal type is Lee Minjung and Krystal
– Soohyun loves showing off his body
– He gets shaky hands when he is nervous
– He practices his vocals at least two hours each day
– He used to play soccer
– Soohyun is a good leader who always keeps peace in the dorm
– His ideal type is a romantic woman
– He likes to pay for everything when he is on a date
– He likes eating pizza and kimchi
– Soohyun is considered the most talkative among the group
– One of his hobbies is exercising
– He is also close with several members of Super Junior
– When he was in 2nd grade, his father passed away
– He is one of the Jumpy Brothers along with Kibum because he is hyper
– He likes to carry lozenges around just in case
– He sang “I Believe I Can Fly” and “Because of You” for his auditions
– He likes to keep his stuff organized

Kiseop Profile

Stage Name: Kiseop
Real Name: Lee Ki Seop
Role: Main dancer, vocalist, visual
Birthdate: January 17, 1991
Zodiac: Capricorn
Height: 181 cm or 5’11”
Blood Type: A
Skills: singing, dancing, playing the piano, taekwondo
Twitter: @KISSeop91

Kiseop Facts:

– Kiseop was a former ulzzang
– He appeared in the second season of Ulzzang Shidae
– He went to Yatab High School
– He has an older sister
– Kiseop used to practice taekwondo
– He has an OCD
– Black is his favorite color
– He used to be suicidal due to rejection by many entertainment agencies
– His mother and father helped him through his rock bottom
– He likes getting his picture taken
– He is good at playing piano
– Kiseop said he wouldn’t mind if a girl has had surgery
– In his high school years, he was an active member of a dance circle
– He likes to go to the gym to release stress
– He likes listening to rock ballads
– He is considered as the most serious member among the group
– His aesthetic is vintage style
– He is known for his great abs
– He has a fear of heights, so he doesn’t like amusement parks
– Kiseop was very popular in high school
– Other members like to bully him
– He is known as the Prince of Aegyo
– He is close with his family
– He also likes to beat box
– His work out partner used to be Kibum
– His ideal type is a girl with a tiny figure so she can be easily hugged

Eli

Stage Name: Eli
Real Name: Kim Kyung Jae
Role: Main rappper and vocalist
Birthdate: March 13, 1991
Zodiac: Pisces
Hometown: Fredericksburg, Virginia
Height: 180 cm or 5’11
Blood Type: O
Skills: singing, dancing, rapping, kung fu, taekwondo
Twitter: @u_kisseli

Eli Facts:

– He grew up in Fredericksburg, Virginia but was born in Los Angeles, California
– He went to Hanlim Art High School
– He can do kung fu and taekwondo
– He is a middle child with two sisters
– Eli used to have a Tumblr account (ukisseli.tumblr.com)
– Eli is also a good actor
– He appeared in Autumn Destiny, a Thai drama, and Real School
– He likes drinking Red Bull and Arizona Green Tea
– He is known to have dyed his hair multiple times
He has a tattoo on his foot that says “Meet Me in the Heavens”
– He likes dragonfruit
– Purple is his favorite color
– He has an allergy to cat fur
– He was married in June 5, 2014
– His wife gave birth to his first child in June 7, 2016
– His first baby is a boy
– He has a close relationship with his father
– Eli had a controversy due to the sudden marriage because his wife is 11 years older than him
– He likes to rap and write rap lyrics
– He used to be afraid of the dark so he would sleep in his parents’ room until he was 12 years old
– He likes to go grocery shopping because it relaxes him
– He likes to collect hats; he has an entire drawer full of them
– His ideal type is a tall and glamorous girl
– He can do a lot of animal impressions
– He revealed his secret marriage and baby through Instagram

Hoon Profile

Stage Name: Hoon
Real Name: Yeo Hoon Min
Role: Lead vocalist
Birthdate: August 16, 1991
Zodiac: Leo
Hometown: Namyangju, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Height: 181 cm or 5’11”
Blood Type: B
Skills: singing, dancing, acting, playing the piano, taekwondo
Twitter: @HooN91y
Instagram: @hoon91y

Hoon Facts:

– He has an elder brother whose name is Hoonbi
– He joined U-KISS after Alexander and Kibum left the group
– His first song with U-KISS was “0330”
– He is rumored to have caused a car accident in 2012
– Hoon can do taekwondo
– He used to be a solo artist before joining U-KISS
– He attended Dongguk University as a drama major
– He is said to be honest and kind
– Hoon is good at cooking
– Hoon is the type to sacrifice everything for his girlfriend
– He likes to study Japanese and watch Japanese dramas on his days off
– He appeared in the drama Athena: Goddess of War
– He has one of the best bodies in the group
– He is good at basketball
– Hoon likes girls who are cute and have soft hands
– His ears turned red whenever he gets nervous
– He likes doing housework
– His ideal type is a short and curvy woman
– He went to Pyeongnae High School
– He likes to do housework
– Hoon tends to space out a lot
– Before, he was a bit chubbier
– He loves working out
– He was a victim of scams while he was trying to debut as an idol
– He is known to be kind towards women
– Hoon likes to wake up early in the dorm and do housework

Jun Profile

Stage Name: Jun
Real Name: Lee Jun Young
Role: Rapper, vocalist, maknae
Birthdate: January 22, 1997
Zodiac: Aquarius
Height: 185 cm or 6’1″
Blood Type: O
Skills: singing, rapping, dancing

Jun Facts:

– He is the youngest member; at least six years than the others
– He likes to listen to music
– He joined U-KISS in 2014
– Jun took the place of Dongho
– He took his college entrance exam in 2015
– Even though he is the youngest, he is one of the tallest members

Conclusion

If you are a true U-KISS Fan, then answer us this poll really quickly:

Who is your ultimate BIAS?

– Soohyun
– Eli
– Kiseop
– Kevin
– Hoon
– Jun
– AJ
– Dongho
– Kim Kibum
– Alexander

So, we hope you enjoyed our U-KISS Members Profile, and we do hope you learned a lot about our current members. If you enjoyed this article, share it with your friends! Thanks for reading.

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