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BTS (Bangtan Boys) Members Profile: BTS Facts That Every New Army Must Be Aware Of

BTS (Bangtan Boys) Members Profile: BTS Facts That Every New Army Must Be Aware Of

BTS is a Korean boy band. Their full name is Bangtan Sonyeodan also known as Bangtan Boys. Their group got formed in 2010. They debuted their first album under the Big Hit Entertainment in 2013. It consists of 7 members Jin, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, Jungkook, and Suga. It was a hip-hop group and its style changed to include a lot of other genres. Their lyrics consist of a lot of deep things like social commentary, love etc.

Their debut was with the single album 2 Cool 4 Skool. Then, they released their first Korean album named Dark and Wild. They also released a Japanese studio album called Wake Up in 2014. Their album named Wings, which was released in 2016 crossed a sale of one million copies. BTS became global in 2017. Their existence caused phenomena and a love for Korean music in America. They broke various sales records. 

They also became the first Korean group to get certification from the RIAA. Their album Mic Drop became the first Korean album to hit the Billboard Hot 200. They became one of the very few groups who could get the number one album in the USA in less than 2 years.

One of the most common questions people have is how much is BTS worth. As of 2022, the net worth of the band as a whole is $100 million. They are one of the richest bands across the world. They gained instant fame with their songs worldwide.

BTS has such a high net worth because of combined contracts, brand endorsements, etc.

Their merchandise is also very famous amongst their fans and it sells quite well.

This Article enlists various details about each member of the group i.e.- BTS Net Worth, BTS Members Age. Also, it talks about BTS Members Height, BTS Members Nicknames, etc.

Read on to know some Interesting Facts, their Educational qualifications, and more.

1. RM

Kim Namjoon BTS

The Full name of RM is Kim Namjoon. He is also called Rap Monster.

Net Worth- He is the second richest member of BTS. He is also called RM. He is one of the best rappers out there and he also stands out because of that. His net worth is about $31 million.

Age- RM is 27 years old and his birthday is on 12th September 1994.

Height- He is the tallest BTS member. He measures around 181 cm or 5 feet 11 inches.

Nicknames- Joon, Namjoonie, Leader, Appa Joon.

Interesting Facts- The real name of RM or Rap Monster is Kim Namjoon. He has a younger sister who is the same age as Jungkook. Kim Namjoon was the first member who joined BTS. He is also very intelligent and he taught himself English. One of the funniest things about him is that he loves catching crabs. When asked what superpowers he wants, he said invisibility. RM studied in New Zealand.

Educational Qualification- RM went to Huindol Kindergarten. After which he went to Baekshin Elementary School. Following that, he went to Ohama Elementary School and then Shinil Middle School. For high school, he went to Ilsan Daejin High School. After that, he changed to Apgujeong High School. Then for University, he went to Global Cyber University.

How was he discovered? – RM is the first member of BTS. He is also the band leader. His previous stage name was Rap Monster. He started rapping when he was in 6th Grade and when he was in middle school he named himself Runch Randa. After releasing solos, he got invited to audition for a hip-hop agency. He met Untouchable’s Sleepy who was impressed by him. He connected him with Bang Shi Hyuk who got him into Big Hit Entertainment.

2. Jungkook

Jeon Jungkook BTS

The Full Name- The Full name of Jungkook is Jeon Jungkook.

Net Worth- He is one of the most favorite and most searched

members of BTS. He is the youngest member with a lot of talents and potential. His net worth is around $26 million.

Age- Jungkook is 24 years old and his birthday is on 1st September 1997.

Height- Jungkook is 178cm or 5 feet 10 inches tall.

Nicknames- Banana Milk Boy, International Playboy, Maknae, Jungkookie, Kookie.

Interesting Facts- Jungkook is the most adorable and the youngest member of the group. Jungkook is the clown of the group. He has a lot of funny facts that fans love. When asked about the kind of girl he wants to date, he says, he looks at healthy beauty. He wants his girl to have good muscles and work out every day. He has no plans of getting married anytime soon. When someone asks when he wants to get married, he says he wants to do it when he is 100 years old.

Educational Qualification- Jungkook went to Baekyang Elementary School and then Baekyang Middle. He changed to Shingu Middle and SOPA High School.

How was he discovered?– He is the youngest one of them all. He auditioned for the 3rd season of Superstar K in Busan. Jungkook got eliminated in the audition but he got the much-needed exposure, he chose Big Hit Entertainment. He got chosen to be in BTS because of RM as he was impressed by him.

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3. Jin

Kim Seokjin BTS

Full name- The Full name of Jin is Kim Seokjin

Net Worth- He is very good and makes his presence felt in live performances well. His net worth is about $25 million.

Age- Jin, being the oldest one is 29 years old; his birthday is on 4th December 1992.

Height- Jin’s height is 179 cm or 5 feet 10.5 inches.

Nicknames- Eomma Jin, Oldie, Jinnie, Seokjinie.

Interesting Facts- The real name of Jin is Kim Seokjin. His favorite number is 4 and he has an O blood type. He loves cooking and his favorite color is blue. His Japanese fans call him Jin Hime which means Princess Jin. During his middle school years, Jin was an exchange student in Australia. During his school, his favorite subject was physical education. He is into snowboarding and he loves skiing too. He is multilingual and he knows English as well as Chinese. When Jin was young, he wanted to be a detective.

Educational Qualification- Jin went to Bosung High School. After which he went to Konkuk University. He went to Global Cyber University.

How was he discovered?- He got offered by SM Entertainment. But thinking it was a scam, he never followed up. After that, he got an offer at Big Hit Entertainment when he was a College Student. He became a trainee at BTS and then he went on to become a famous idol.

4. Suga

Min Yoongi BTS

 Full Name- The Full name of Suga is Min Yoongi.

Net Worth- Suga is the third richest member of BTS. He is famous for his singing skills and also for his songwriting. His net worth is about $30 million.

Age- Suga is 29 years old and his birthday is on 9th March 1993.

Height- Suga’s height is 176 cm or 5 feet 9 inches.

Nicknames- Yoongs, Lazy, Yoonji, Yoongi.

Interesting Facts- The real name of Suga is Min Yoongi. He got the name Suga because he has pale skin. He is also famous for fixing things that RM breaks. The other members call him Grandpa because he takes a lot of naps and is often cranky. His favorite sport is basketball and he plays it every Sunday. He got into rapping because he loved Stony Skunk and his favorite song was Reggae Muffin. At first, he joined Big Hit as a producer and not an idol. His blood type is also O.

Educational Qualification- Suga went to Taejon Elementary School and then Gwaneum Middle School. After that, he went to Kangbuk High School, and then he went to Apgujeong High School. He also went to Global Cyber University.

How was he discovered? – Suga started rapping under the name Gloss in high school. He made a name for himself as a rapper as well as a producer. He joined as a producer in Big Hit Entertainment and he became an idol.

5. Jimin

Park Jimin BTS

Full Name- The Full name of Jimin is Park Jimin.

Net Worth- He is very famous amongst fans for his great sense of fashion. Fans also love and admire his charming voice and the way he sings high notes. The net worth of Jimin is $27 million.

Age- Jimin is 26 years old and he has his birthday on 13th October 1995.

Height- Jimin’s height is 175 cm or 5 feet 9 inches.

Nicknames- Baby Mochi, Chimmy, Park Jiminie, and Diminie.

Interesting Facts- The real name of Jimin is Park Jimin. He is the therapist of the group. When asked about the ideal type of girl, he said that he loves cute, nice, and charming girls. He also wishes that the girl he dates is shorter than him. He loves exercising and his ethics are very like that of Jungkook.

Educational Qualification- Jimin went to Heodang Elementary School. After that he went to Yoonsan Middle School. Following that, he went to Busan High School of Arts and then Korea Arts High School. He also went to Global Cyber University.

How was he discovered?- Jimin is the final member of BTS. He was in the dance department at Busan High School of Arts. His dance teacher got impressed by him and then referred him to Big Hit Entertainment. After that, he flew to Seoul and became a trainee for BTS. He then debuted in 2013.

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6. J-Hope

Jung Hoseok BTS

Full Name- The Full name of Jung Hoseok

Net Worth- The richest member of BTS is J-Hope. He is an all-rounder in the group and he has amazing dance as well as singing skills. He is also the choreographer of the group and he is also a vital part of BTS. His net worth is around $34 Million.

Age- J-Hope is 28 years old, his birthday being 18th February 1994.

Height- J-Hope’s height is 177 cm or 5 feet 10 inches.

Nicknames- Hobi, Seokie, Sunshine Hope, Hope-World, Our Hope Guy.

Interesting Facts- Hoesok is the real name of J-Hope. He is the best dancer in BTS. Jung Hoseok is famous for being an underground dancer in his native town Gwanju. He has often said in his interviews that he counts on Namjoon for getting advice. V has also said that he is like the Doraemon of the group. He always finds a way to solve problems. He has said that he used to hate math in school.

Educational Qualification- He went to Gwangju-Jain Kindergarten. After which he went to Seoul Elementary School. Following that, he went to Ilgok Middle School and then Gukje High School. He also went to Global Cyber University.

How was he discovered? – J-Hope is one of the prominent dancers. He at first auditioned for JYP but he got cut from that. After that, he auditioned for Big Hit Entertainment and got through. He is one of the three rappers of BTS along with RM and Suga.

7. V

Kim Taehyung BTS

Full Name- The Full name of V is Kim Taehyung.

Net Worth-. He has done some roles in K-dramas along with BTS. His net worth is $26 million.

Age- V is 26 years old and his birthday is on 30th December 1995.

Height- His height is 179 cm or 5 feet 10.5 inches.

Nicknames- TaeTae, The Wild Prince, CGV, Baby Lion, Gucci Boy.

Interesting Facts- V is the Taehyung of BTS. His real name is Kim Taehyung. He is popular as V because he represents a victory for the group. The funniest thing about V is that he loves bubbles. His favorite number is 10 and he has an unusual habit of biting nails. He is also a very good problem solver and he listens to all the problems of his friends without judging. He does not like vegetables and he also dislikes coffee because it is very bitter.

Educational Qualification- V went to Busan 4-dong Kindergarten and then Changnam Elementary School. He then went to Geochang Middle School and after that Daegu First High School. He also went to Korean Arts High School and then Global Cyber University.

How was he discovered?– V comes from a very humble background. He is the son of a farmer in Daegu. With his big dreams for music, he used to play saxophone in high school. Soon after that, he went with his friend to audition for Big Hit entertainment. He became one of the members of BTS and he is also quite famous amongst his fans.

How many songs does BTS have?

As of 2022, BTS has more than 323 songs released. This consists of covers, collabs, mixtapes, and solos by members. This list also includes their 9 studio albums, 6 compilation albums. It includes 1 soundtrack album, 2 reissues, and 3 single albums. Their singles include 8 as featured artists, 41 as lead artists, and more. Apart from Korean and English, BTS also has Japanese albums. They have 2 Japanese albums Face Yourself, which came out in 2018, and Map of the Soul which came out in 2020.

BTS Members Tattoos

BTS Members Tattoos

BTS members are famous for being fashionable. But one thing that they don’t have much is tattoos. Only two of the members have tattoos on their bodies. These two members are Jimin and Jungkook. Other members have their reasons for not getting tattoos. Like, in one of the interviews, Suga said that he wants to do charity work later on. Also, a tattoo might not be good for his image.

Jimin has two tattoos so far. Recently he got a tattoo on the back of his neck of a crescent moon. Jungkook has a lot of tattoos. Fans have done a great job tracking down all the Jungkook Tattoos. He has many tattoos, one of them being the word “ARMY”. BTS fans are also called an army. There are other meaningful tattoos that Jungkook has all over his body.

BTS is one of the most famous non-American bands out there. have also been able to inspire a lot of people with their music and the kind of message they have in each of their songs. As of 2022, they went into a Hiatus which left a lot of fans quite disappointed. The ARMY is very hopeful that they will come back stronger in the future and give out a lot more amazing songs.

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Kristi Lopez

Kristi Lopez is working as a professional news editor at The Next Hint, Inc. She is accustomed to finding daily reports. Therefore, this keen working and addiction towards her work, it helps her to find good news.

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