Top 10 Tallest Maknae of Boy Bands: NCT’s Jisung, Wanna One’s Lai Kuan Lin, and More

VIXX’s Hyuk

Han Sang-hyuk, or also better known by his stage name Hyuk, is a South Korean singer and actor. Hyuk is the youngest member of the South Korean boy band VIXX. VIXX is well known as the group with the members’ height above average. All of VIXX’s members stand taller than the majority.

Although all of VIXX’s members are known for their height and long limbs, Hyuk is the tallest member among his hyungs where his height is 185 centimeters. While the smallest member is N who has a height of about 181 cm.

On January 12th, 2019, Hyuk released his first solo single titled “Boy With A Star.” Hyuk was also cast for the theater play Forgotten Village to play as Jae-gu, a young professor from the Law School of Seoul National University who suffers a debilitating injury in the story set in 1947-1954 on Jeju Island. The show took place at Chungmu Art Hall from February 22nd to April 7th, 2019. Forgotten Village marked Hyuk’s debut as a theater actor going by the name Han Sang-hyuk.

TVXQ’s Changmin

Shim Chang-min, or also well known by his stage name Max Changmin, is a South Korean singer, actor, and a member of the South Korean pop duo TVXQ. He made his debut as TVXQ’s youngest member in December 2003.

He is one of the earliest “giant maknae” idols because he is the tallest member among the other TVXQ members since he debuted when he was only 15 years old. In the past, his fellow member Yunho had been joking that he sometimes wears insoles in order to match Changmin’s height of 185 centimeters.

TVXQ and Super Junior will release their variety show together through their upcoming YouTube Original series, Analog Trip! In Analog Trip, TVXQ’s Yunho and Changmin and Super Junior’s Leeteuk, Shindong, Eunhyuk, and Donghae will travel to Indonesia, which is a destination that they have visited numerous times for performances only, and never for travel. Analog Trip is titled as such as, during the trip, the TVXQ members and Super Junior members often recall their trainee days together in the early 2000s.

TEEN TOP’s Changjo

Choi Jong-hyun, or also well known by his stage name Changjo, is a South Korean singer and actor. He is best known as a member of the South Korean boy band Teen Top.

Changjo is the youngest member of Teen Top. He was the baby-faced maknae when he debuted with Teen Top in 2010, but he has grown since and is now the tallest member of the group. On June 4th, 2019, Teen Top came back with their ninth EP DEAR.N9NE, with the title track “Run Away.”