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Height5'10"
Hoshi

Hoshi

Korean:호시 Japanese:ホシ

Hometown NAMYANGJU, GYEONGGI-DO, SOUTH KOREA
South Korea

Full name Kwon Soonyoung
Native name 권순영
Birthday Jun 15, 1996
Blood type B
Group(s) Seventeen
Position Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Rapper, Leader of Performance Team

Introduction to Hoshi

Say the name, Seventeen! Hello, I'm Hoshi!

Kwon Soonyoung (권순영), better known by his stage name Hoshi, is the Main Dancer and Lead Vocalist of the Boy Group Seventeen under Pledis Entertainment. Hoshi is also the Leader of the Performance Team and choreographs most of the group's performances.

Age
23
Debut
May 26, 2015
Height
5'10" (177 cm)
Debut to 1st Win
344 days
Star Sign
Language(s)
Korean
Training Period
4 years
Education
Maseok High School
Kpopping Rank
100th
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articles
144
pics
15
videos
0
albums
7.3K
viewed
52
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Hoshi official lightstick
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Fun Facts About Hoshi

1. His favorite colors are Black, Blue and White.
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2. He was voted by the other members as the member with the most aegyo.
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3. He choreographs most of Seventeen's performances.
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4. For Hoshi, the hardest time in his life was when his family and friends would ask him when he'll debut but he couldn't tell them because he doesn't know either.
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5. He was voted by the other members as the most hard working member, along with Woozi.
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6. His stage name “Hoshi” means ‘Star’ in Japanese. The name was given to him because of how charismatic he is on stage.
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7. His role model is choreographer Keone Madrid. He says his dances are original and attracts people with the beats. He wants to be a person who is original and stylish when it comes to dance and improves himself by performing.
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8. Hoshi's real name is Kwon Soonyoung.
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9. Hoshi is the leader of the Performance unit with Jun, The8, and Dino.
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10. Hoshi has a black belt in Taekwondo.
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11. Hoshi can speak Japanese very well.
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12. He likes Beyonce and Omarion.
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13. Hoshi is envious of S.coups muscles.
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14. He said it was difficult to wake up for school but he’s happy now that he has graduated.
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15. Hoshi likes Japanese food.
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16. The meaning behind his real name is that Kwon means ‘power’, Soon means ‘innocent and Young means ‘glorious’. It means be powerful by being innocent and glorious. He thinks he’s a powerful team leader for the Performance team.
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17. He is a black belt in Taekwondo and was a Taekwondo champion when he was young. He says Taekwondo poses are similar to dance moves and that’s how he became interested in dancing. When he was in middle school, he created his own dance club and participated
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18. He appeared in NU’EST’s ‘Face’ MV and Hello Venus ‘Venus’ MV.
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19. Hoshi is known to be a Shawol (SHINee fan). He mentioned it on Star Show360, and on other occasions. He has been a fan since he was a teenager, and he still doesn't hide the fact that he loves SHINee and that they were his inspiration to become an idol. He's been spotted in SHINee concerts, and sometimes Carats give him SHINee merchandise in fansigns. He is a devoted Shawol and Key himself has acknowledged it.
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20. S.Coups chose Hoshi as the member who could be the leader, he says he has a lot of charisma.
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21. Hoshi's nicknames are "Mr. Dumbbell", "10:10 O’Clock", "Hoshi-tam tam", "Hamster", "Kwon Ham-Ji", "Prince Hoshi", "Tiger"
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Latest Pictures Of Hoshi

Hoshi Elle Korea Magazine Hoshi Elle Korea Magazine Highcut Vol.260 (seventeen) Highcut Vol.260 (seventeen) SEVENTEEN Hoshi "Ode To You" Promotion Photoshoot in downtown LA by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi "Ode To You" Promotion Photoshoot in downtown LA by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi "An Ode" promotion photoshoot by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi "An Ode" promotion photoshoot by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi 3rd album "An Ode" jacket shooting by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi 3rd album "An Ode" jacket shooting by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi "ODE TO YOU" World tour in Seoul SEVENTEEN Hoshi "ODE TO YOU" World tour in Seoul SEVENTEEN's Hoshi "HIT" music video shooting by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN's Hoshi "HIT" music video shooting by Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi "YOU MADE MY DAWN" - Jacket Photoshoot | Naver x Dispatch SEVENTEEN Hoshi "YOU MADE MY DAWN" - Jacket Photoshoot | Naver x Dispatch [NAVER x DISPATCH] SEVENTEEN's Hoshi for "HOME" MV Shhoting | 190121 [NAVER x DISPATCH] SEVENTEEN's Hoshi for "HOME" MV Shhoting | 190121 [NAVER x DISPATCH] Hallyu Main Dancer : Hoshi (181008) [NAVER x DISPATCH] Hallyu Main Dancer : Hoshi (181008) [NAVER x DISPATCH] Main Dancer | 181008 [NAVER x DISPATCH] Main Dancer | 181008 'Hallyu Main Dancer' by DISPATCH (181005) 'Hallyu Main Dancer' by DISPATCH (181005) [NAVER x DISPATCH] Hallyu Main Dancer - SEVENTEEN Hoshi | 180924 [NAVER x DISPATCH] Hallyu Main Dancer - SEVENTEEN Hoshi | 180924 [NAVER x DISPATCH] HALLYU MAIN DANCERS (180924) [NAVER x DISPATCH] HALLYU MAIN DANCERS (180924) SEVENTEEN's Hoshi for Naver x Dispatch photoshoot SEVENTEEN's Hoshi for Naver x Dispatch photoshoot [NAVER x DISPATCH] SEVENTEEN 'Performance Team' | 180815 [NAVER x DISPATCH] SEVENTEEN 'Performance Team' | 180815 [NAVER x DISPATCH] SEVENTEEN Hoshi | Performance Team | 180815 [NAVER x DISPATCH] SEVENTEEN Hoshi | Performance Team | 180815 Hoshi Hoshi


Hoshi

Associated Groups

2015 - Current

Members:

Joshua

Lead Vocalist

Dino

Main Dancer, Sub Rapper, Maknae

Vernon

Main Rapper, Visual

Seungkwan

Main Vocalist

The8

Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist, Sub Rapper

DK

Main Vocalist, Leader of BSS

Woozi

Lead Vocalist, Leader of Vocal Team, Dancer, Producer

Wonwoo

Lead Rapper, Sub Vocalist

Hoshi

Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Rapper, Leader of Performance Team

Jun

Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist

Jeonghan

Lead Vocalist

S.coups

Leader, Hip Hop Team Leader, Main Rapper, Vocalist

Mingyu

Lead Rapper, Sub Vocalist, Visual