Wanna One Members Profile – Wanna One is a male / boy band from South Korea, which debuted under YMC Entertainment and its members are from various agencies.
Before their official promotion, Wanna One had gained a lot of fans in South Korea and abroad and made their debut highly anticipated.
Their first albums “1X1 = 1 (To Be One)” and “1-1 = 0 (Nothing Without You)” have made it to the 10 Best Selling Albums in Gaon and placed fourth and fifth, along with other Boyband trending, such as EXO and BTS.
At the time of opening tickets for the Wanna One Concert and fan meet events at home and abroad sold very fast, which proves that their appearance is highly anticipated by the public as a beginner group in the Korean entertainment industry.
Wanna One has an official account that can connect them with their fans. Let’s follow them here:
Be curious about info about Wanna One members! Let’s look at each of their profiles!
- 1 #1. Yoon Ji Sung “Wanna One”
- 2 #2. Ha Sung Woon “Wanna One”
- 3 #3. Hwang Min Hyun “Wanna One”
- 4 #4. Ong Seong Woo “Wanna One”
- 5 #5. Kim Jae Hwan “Wanna One”
- 6 #6. Kang Daniel “Wanna One”
- 7 #7. Park Ji Hoon “Wanna One”
- 8 #8. Park Woo Jin “Wanna One”
- 9 #9. Bae Jin Young “Wanna One”
- 10 #10. Lee Dae Hwi “Wanna One”
- 11 #11. Lai Kuan Lin “Wanna One”
#1. Yoon Ji Sung “Wanna One”
- Jisung was born in Wonju, Gangwon-do, South Korea.
- Jisung has a younger sister named Yoon Seulgi.
- His real name is Yoon Byeong-ok (윤병옥), but officially changed his name to Yoon Jisung (윤지성).
- He ended PD101 in 8th place with a total of 902,098 votes
- He received the most votes when the trainees had to decide on their ‘fixed choice’ for the final 11
#2. Ha Sung Woon “Wanna One”
- Sungwoon was born in Goyang, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
- Sungwoon has a younger sister
- He ended PD101 in 11th place with a total votes of 790,302
- Her nickname is “Cloud”.
- Education: Dongah Broadcasting High School
- He was a trainee at Star Crew Entertainment (formerly known as Ardor & Able) for 2 years and 3 months
#3. Hwang Min Hyun “Wanna One”
- Minhyun was born in Busan, South Korea.
- Minhyun has an older sister named Hwang Sujin
- He ended in PD101 at rank 9 with a total vote of 862,719.
- Personality: Conservative, with sharp and intellectual charm
- He is a member of NU’EST and is the only one of the four members who participated in Produce 101 to make it to the final 11
- The role of Minhyun in Wanna One is “father”. (During the discussion, they mentioned the role of mother and father)
#4. Ong Seong Woo “Wanna One”
- Ong Seongwoo was born in Incheon, South Korea
- He has a sister
- He ended PD101 at number 5 with a total of 984,756 votes
- He attends Hanlim Multi Art School in Seoul
- He is a very good dancer, especially popping & freestyle
#5. Kim Jae Hwan “Wanna One”
- Jaehwan was born in Seoul, South Korea
- Jaehwan is an only child
- He ended in PD101 in rank 4 with a total vote of 1,051,735.
- He studies at Howon University.
- He has a unique sense of humor that Seongwu and Daniel cannot understand
- He is known for his laughter which is almost like a madman
#6. Kang Daniel “Wanna One”
- Kang Daniel was born in Busan, South Korea
- Daniel is an only child
- He finished PD101 at number 1 with a total of 1,578,837 votes, was declared the overall winner of PD101 for the second season and was given the position of Center Wanna One
- He is a trainee at MMO Entertainment with Jisung
- He officially changed his name from Euigeon to Daniel (because many people find it difficult to pronounce his name Euigeon)
#7. Park Ji Hoon “Wanna One”
- Jihoon was born in Masan, South Korea
- Jihoon has an older brother (ep.11 in his speech)
- He studied at SOPA and graduated together with Mark (NCT), Doyeon (Weki Meki), Donghyun (Golden Child), etc.
- He ended PD101 in 2nd place with a total of 1,136,014 votes
- Also known as Wink Boy
- He is known for making aegyo like ‘heart unlock’
#8. Park Woo Jin “Wanna One”
- Woojin started dancing during grade 5 in elementary school. (12 years old)
- Woojin was afraid of bees and heights
- The trainee period is 1 year 2 months.
- Woojin was a former JYP trainee before he became a trainee in Brand New Music
- Woojin is superficial with Zico Block B
- His hobbies are playing soccer, basketball, volleyball, and watching food shows.
- Woojin was in a unit with Daniel and Jaehwan, which was produced by Zico
- Woojin wrote his own rap part in the Kangaroo song
- Woojin was often ridiculed by other members for using his accent and Woojin also claimed that he was a Seoul person (Weekly idol)
#9. Bae Jin Young “Wanna One”
- Bae Jinyoung was born in Seoul, South Korea
- Jinyoung is the oldest child in his family. He has a younger sister and a son.
- He ended in PD101 in 10th place with a total of 807,749 votes.
- Jinyoung attended Lila Arts High School (Wanna One Go Zero Base Ep 3)
- He and Daehwi had gone together to COEX
- He is considered to have one of the best visuals because of his small face
#10. Lee Dae Hwi “Wanna One”
- Daehwi was born in Seoul, South Korea
- He is an only child.
- He ended PD101 in 3rd place with a total of 1,102,005 votes
- When he was in the US, Daehwi attended Park Middle School.
- Daehwi attended the School of Performing Arts in Seoul (Graduated on 15 February 2019)
#11. Lai Kuan Lin “Wanna One”
- Lai Guanlin was born in Taipei, Taiwan
- He has a sister (ep.11)
- He ended PD101 in 7th place with a total vote of 905,875.
- He lived in America (Los Angeles) for 5 years.
- He can speak English
- Kuanlin came from a rich family. His father was a chief technology officer of a well-known technology company in Taiwan.
For popularity rankings in the group Wanna One, the first place is still owned by Kang Daniel, while Park Ji Hoon occupies second place.
Ong the other hand, Ong Seong Woo, who used to be in fifth place, currently occupies third place because his name is often searched on Korean sites such as Naver, Nate, and Pann.
In addition, fourth and fifth place is held by Hwang Min Hyun and Ha Sung Woon, because they were instrumental in making Wanna One’s popularity increase after debut.
The main vocalist of Wanna One, Kim Jae Hwan has sixth place, while the seventh place is occupied by the youngest member Lai Kuan Lin who has shown strong mentality and hard work despite having the shortest training period among other Wanna One members.
And finally, the other members of Wanna One, namely Yoon Ji Sung, Bae Jin Young, Lee Dae Hwi, and Park Woo Jin were ranked relatively lower, but are still very well known among the youth community because they have also shown their charm and various skills. on several variety shows.
Even so, each of Wanna One’s personnel remained consistent and always showed the best.