Who Is 2AM’s Jinwoon?
Who misses 2AM? It’s been such a long time since the last time there was any news about the boy group debuted under JYP Entertainment! But now, we are going to talk about the maknae of 2AM, Jeong Jin-woon. In this article, Channel Korea will provide you with information that are going to get you up close and personal with Jinwoon. So, stay tuned and keep scrolling!
Jinwoon’s Full Profile
Jeong Jin-woon (정진운) was born in Seoul, South Korea on May 2nd, 1991. When he began his career in the entertainment world, he chose Jinwoon as his stage name. Currently, he’s 29 years old (international age), or 30 years old (Korean age). He has 186 cm of height and 75 kg of weight. His blood type is O. He was known as a 2AM member, as well as a popular singer and actor. While he was in 2AM, Jinwoon was in charge as the vocalist, main rapper, and maknae. He has an Instagram account which is named @jinwoon52.
Jinwoon graduated from BaekAhn High School, and is known as one of the students who had the highest national score for the SAT exam. Then he went to Daejin University and majored in Theater and Visual Arts.
Jinwoon also made his solo debut by releasing the single “You Walking Towards Me” in 2011, which is also known as his self-composed song. He also released another self-composed single, “Lalala.” Some of his famous appearances on TV include the variety show We Got Married with Go Jun-hee, then the variety show Maknae Rebellion, and also becoming the co-host of Music Bank along with Park Se-young.
Aside of being a member of 2AM, Jinwoon also made acting appearances in several series like Family (2011), Dream High 2 (2012), Marriage Not Dating (2014), Madame Antoine: The Love Therapist (2016), Let Me Introduce Her (2018), and also Still 17 (2018).
Let’s find out more about him through his interesting facts!
– Jinwoon’s nickname was Jinuah or Rocker.
– He can play several instruments such as guitar, drum, bass, bongo,
– He loves to play basketball.
– Jinwoon is close friends with several K-Pop idols in the 91-line such as KARA’s former
member Nicole, SHINee’s Key, MBLAQ’s Mir, Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun, and HIGHLIGHT’s Dongwoon.
– He also went to the same high school as SHINee’s Onew and Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun.
– Tahiti’s Park Mi-so is Jinwoon’s cousin.
– His ideal type is someone who is responsible, confident, and has a friendly personality.
– Jinwoon confirmed his relationship with 9MUSES’ former member Kyungri, and they have been dating since late 2017.
– He left JYP Entertainment in March 2015, then moved to Mystic Entertainment
in April 2015.
Jinwoon’s 2AM Era
Jinwoon made his debut with 2AM in July 2008, through their debut single “This Song!” 2AM’s popularity increased even more after the release of their mini-album Can’t Let Go Even If Die in 2010. Jinwoon also gained a lot of attention, especially since he was known as the maknae of the group. With his boy-crush image and cute style, Jinwoon was deemed as the best maknae of 2AM!
Here are Jinwoon’s appearances during his 2AM era:
Jinwoon’s performance as a 2AM member: