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Height5'7"
Hongjoong

Hongjoong

Korean:홍중 Japanese:ホンジュン

Hometown GYEONGGI-DO
South Korea

Full name Kim Hongjoong
Native name 김홍중
Birthday Nov 7, 1998
Blood type B
Group(s) ATEEZ
Position Leader

Introduction to Hongjoong

Kim HongJoong (홍중) is the Leader and the Lead Rapper of the South Korean boy group ATEEZ under KQ Entertainment. Aside from also being the Center of the group, Hongjoong is a composer.

Age
21
Debut
Oct 24, 2018
Height
5'7" (171 cm)
Star Sign
Language(s)
Korean, English
Kpopping Rank
206th
Nickname(s)
Mini-Hong, Korean Big Minion
Fandom
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Fun Facts About Hongjoong

1. He’s been studying English by watching a lot of shows on Netflix, especially the sitcom "Modern Family".
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2. He has composed around 40 songs for ATEEZ.
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3. He once recorded a song 1395 times.
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4. He hates greens and bell peppers.
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5. He has an older brother.
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6. He’s considered the strict yet dorky dad of the group.
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7. He attended SIMS Academy.
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8. He has tiny hands.
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9. His name Hongjoong means “to be the center of the broad world”.
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10. His role models are Zico and G-Dragon.
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11. He has been working since he was in high school. He barely went to school because he was always in the studio making music.
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12. He wanted to become an idol because he wanted to express energy and influence others and that that’s something that only the generation of today can give.
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13. He loves minions, He has minions slippers and was called ‘Korean Big Minion’ by the members. He has even dressed up as one.
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14. Him and Mingi participate a lot in writing their lyrics.
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15. He said he writes songs for the whole team, he never writes solo music.
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16. He was the first KQ trainee, and he trained for 6 months.
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17. His nicknames are Hong-leader and Mini-Hong.
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18. His specialty is reforming clothes.
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19. His favorite colors are red and yellow.
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20. He wrote ATEEZ' predebut song "From".
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21. During their trainee days in America, his laptop was stolen. He managed to get his laptop back but it was reset and all his recordings & song lyrics were gone.
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22. Hongjoong always paints one fingernail for The Polished Man movement, which encourages men to pain one of their fingernails to represent the 1 in every 5 children who become victims of sexual violence in their lifetime.
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23. Hongjoong once said he would like to make a collaboration with Atiny and make an album with an Atiny’s name in it.
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24. He said that the group already had an international mindset even when they were still trainees.
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25. Hongjoong joined YG Entertainment's survival program MIXNINE. He was ranked 7th in the MIXNINE Just Dance showcase, and later he was ranked #42 and was eliminated in episode 10.
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Hongjoong

Associated Groups

2018 - Present

Members:

Hongjoong

Leader

Seonghwa

Vocalist, Visual

Yunho

Vocalist, Performer

Yeosang

Vocalist, Performer, Visual

San

Vocalist

Mingi

Rapper, Performer

Wooyoung

Vocalist, Performer

JongHo

Main Vocalist, Maknae