J-Hope is a South Korean rapper, songwriter, music producer, and dancer. He is best known as a member of the boy band Bangtan Boys (BTS). The other members of the band are Jin, Suga, RM, Jungkook, V, and Jimin. They won a 2013 MelOn Music Award and 2014 and 2015 Golden Disk Awards, among others. They became the first Kpop group to win a Billboard award in 2017. In addition to BTS, J-Hope released his debut solo mixtape, Hope World, worldwide on March 1, 2018. Born Jung Ho-seok on February 18, 1994 in Ilgok-dong, Gwangju, South Korea, his family consists of his parents and older sister. He was educated at Gwangju Global High School and Global Cyber University. On June 2013, J-Hope made his debut as a member of BTS on Mnet’s M! Countdown with the track “No More Dream” from their debut single album 2 Cool 4 Skool.
J-Hope Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 18 February 1994
Birth Place: Ilgok-dong, Gwangju, South Korea
Residence: Hannam-dong, Seoul, South Korea
Birth Name: Jung Ho-seok / Ho-Seok Jung
Nicknames: J-Hope, Hobi, Sunshine
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Occupation: Dancer, Rapper, Songwriter, Record producer
Nationality: South Korean
Race/Ethnicity: Asian (Korean)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
J-Hope Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 150 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 68 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 9¾”
Height in Meters: 1.77 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: 9 (US)
J-Hope Family Details:
Siblings: Jung Da Won (Older Sister)
Gwangju Global High School
Global Cyber University
Music group: BTS (Since 2013)
*He was born on February 18, 1994 in Ilgok-dong, Gwangju, South Korea.
*Managed by Big Hit Entertainment, J-Hope debuted as a member of the South Korean pop idol group BTS in June 2013.
*His stage name, “J-Hope (제이홉)”, comes from his desire to represent hope for fans, as well as to be “the hope of Bangtan Boys (BTS).”
*He released his first solo mixtape, Hope World in 2018.
*His role models are A$AP Rocky, J. Cole, Benzino, and G.D.
*He has a dog named Mickey.
*He purchased a luxury apartment in South Korea worth US$1.6 million for his personal use. (2016)
*BTS Official Homepage http://bts.ibighit.com
*Follow BTS on Twitter, SoundCloud, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.