Block B’s Park Kyung at a Glance
Park Kyung is a South Korean rapper and record producer. He is a member of the boy band Block B. Before debuting, he began his rapping career by promoting underground, together with Block B’s Zico. He made his debut in 2009 with the digital single “The Letter” as a duo with Block B’s Zico. Two years later, Block B made their live debut on KBS Music Bank with “Freeze!”
In September 2015, Block B’s Park Kyung released a teaser image of his solo debut with the single titled “Ordinary Love” featuring singer Park Bo-ram. The single topped multiple Korean real-time charts of the day of its release and went on to debut at No.1 on Melon, as well as at No.3 on the Gaon Weekly Digital Chart. Since then, he has released many more of his solo singles, including “Inferiority Complex,” “Ogeul Ogeul,” “Wiped,” and “Instant.” He also released his first mini-album, Notebook, on January 18th, 2017.
Park Kyung’s Profile and Facts
Name: Park Kyung (박경)
Date of Birth: July 8th, 1992
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Star Sign: Cancer
Height: 170 cm
Weight: 56 kg
Education: Kamo High School
Specialties: Rap and composing
Hobbies: Web surfing
Labels: Seven Seasons
- He was born in Seoul, South Korea.
- He has a younger brother and an older sister.
- He studied abroad in the US for one year and in New Zealand for two years.
- He speaks Korean and English.
- He, along with Zico, U-Kwon, Han-hae, and Mi-no, were the original line-up for Block B.
- He, together with Zico, has produced all of Block B’s albums.
- Because of his long face, he has been called “Cucumber“ or “Carrot.“
- He and Zico have known each other since elementary school.
- He has an IQ of 156.
- He is a member of Mensa International.
- He and Zico think that girls with piercings are pretty.
- According to the members, he is very generous and often buys dinner and drinks for Jae-hyo.
- His ideal type is an innocent person.
Park Kyung’s Discography
|Title||Album details||Peak chart positions||Sales|
|Notebook||· Release date: January 18th, 2017
· Label: Seven Seasons, CJ E&M
· Formats: CD, digital download
1. “Ordinary Love” feat. Park Bo-ram
2. “When I’m With You” feat. Brother Su
3. “Ogeul Ogeul”
4. “Inferiority Complex” feat. GFriend’s Eun-ha
5. “Memories” feat. Yoon Hyun-sang
|“Ordinary Love” (feat. Park Bo-ram)||2015||3||KOR: 930,149||Notebook|
|“Inferiority Complex” (feat. GFriend’s Eun-ha)||2016||3||KOR: 888,848|
|“Ogeul Ogeul”||20||KOR: 110,325|
|“When I’m With You” (feat. Brother Su)||2017||36||KOR: 67,512|
|“Memories” (feat. Yoon Hyun-sang)||87||KOR: 24,528|
|“Wiped”||98||KOR: 26,672||Space Oddity Project Vol. 1|
|“INSTANT” (feat. Su-min)||2018||–||**||Non-album single|
|Title||Year||Peak chart position||Sales||Album|
|“The Night Sky”||2017||—||N/A||Hit the Top OST|
Park Kyung’s Filmography
|2016||Oh My God! Tip||MBC MBig TV||Himself||Web Drama|
|2012-2013||1 vs. 100||KBS||the 100 mob members, with Zico|
|2015–present||Problematic Men||tvN||Cast member|
|2016||Celebrity Bromance||Naver TVCast||with Kim Ji-seok|
|2017||Ranking Show 1, 2, 3||MBC||Panelist|
|Quiz on Korea||KBS||MC, with Leeteuk|
|2018||King of Mask Singer||MBC||Contestant|
|1 vs. 100||KBS||The One (winner)|
|2015||“Ordinary Love”||Notebook||Tiger Cave||feat. Park Bo-ram|
|2016||“Inferiority Complex”||Vikings League||feat. GFriend’s Eun-ha|
|2017||“When I’m With You”||Digipedi||feat. Brother Su|
|2018||“INSTANT”||Tiger Cave||feat. Su-min|
Celebrity Bromance with Kim Ji-seok
In October 2016, Block B’s Park Kyung appeared in the show Celebrity Bromance with fellow Problematic Men cast member Kim Ji-seok. The pair filmed an outing together back on July 24th, 2016, for the show. For the first episode, the pair was hanging out in Seoul’s Sinsadong Garosu-gil. In the beginning, Kim Ji-seok waited for about 40 minutes for Block B’s Park Kyung. Then they walked around Garosu-gil and went to grab some ice cream. Many people noticed them and asked to take photos together.
After that, they went to go glamping. Block B’s Park Kyung was the one who drove the car and Kim Ji-seok complained every time Park Kyung stepped on the brake very suddenly. On their way to the glamping site, they were talking about inviting female idols with them and idol manual. Before arriving, they stopped by the supermarket to buy food and beverages for their glamping. After arriving at the glamping site, they went to their cabin and started to cook dinner. During their dinner, they were talking about many things and this trip together indeed brought them closer than before.