A Perfect Visual With A Perfect Voice: This Is What You Should Know About ATEEZ’s Lead Vocalist San
Choi San, or also better known by his stage name San, was born on July 10th, 1999, in Namhae, South Gyeongsan, South Korea. San made his official debut with ATEEZ on October 24th, 2018, under KQ Entertainment. In his group, ATEEZ, San took the position of lead vocalist and main dancer. When he was growing up, San spent more time with his grandparents than with his parents. If you guys are curious about ATEEZ’s San, don’t worry, we are going to tell you everything about him!
In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with a rundown of everything about ATEEZ’s lead vocalist and main dancer who has a soft voice and perfect dancing skills. From his full profile, through interesting facts, to his latest news. So, stay tuned!
Ateez’s San’s Full Profile
ATEEZ’s San was born with the birth name Choi San. San was born on July 10th, 1999, in Namhae, South Gyeongsan, South Korea. In ATEEZ, he took the position of lead vocalist and main dancer. His zodiac sign is Cancer.
Stage Name: San (산)
Birth Name: Choi San (최산)
Position in the Group: Main Dancer, Main Vocalist
Date of Birth: July 10th, 1999
Birthplace: Namhae, South Gyeongsan, South Korea
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 173 cm (5’8 ″)
Blood Type: B
Interesting Facts about Ateez’s San
- Choi San was born in Gyeongsan, South Korea.
- His nickname is Sanjook. (video by Stone Music Ent.)
- He really likes plushies and has a collection.
- He often brings with him a plushie named Shiber.
- He has a sister.
- He is studying Japanese.
- He is fluent in English.
- He auditioned for MIXNINE but did not pass the audition.
- When he was growing up, his grandparents spent more time with him than his parents (KQ Fellaz Ep.13).
- His special talent is vocals and being the happy virus.
- When he was in middle school, he used to play volleyball and was a libero.
- His favorite foods include chocolate and meat.
- His favorite singers are Dean, Zion T, and Justin Bieber.
- His father owns a Taekwondo studio.
- His fans think that he is like NCT’s or WayV’s Ten.
- His father gave him the name San because he wanted him to be a comfortable hill for some people and for others, a big mountain they didn’t dare to challenge. A truly magnificent mountain. FYI, In Korean, San has the meaning of a mountain.
- He uses his left hand more often (left-handed).
- He can imitate several people including BOLBAGGAN4 and Naul and he is also good at whistling.
- ATEEZ’s members said that San has many skills.
- He has read many books, but the most recent is What The Cat Taught Me At The Bottom of the Sorrow.
- When Lia Kim saw the group’s pre-debut performance video, she said: “San can do more than the body of a man, at this level, his strength and flexibility are very popular, he can play a central role in the show.”
- He likes watching TV and playing games with other members.
- His favorite snack is Oh Yes.
- He really likes the Sik-k and Crush song “Party” and he listens to it very often.
- He is the group’s mood maker.
- San is like a comedian in the group when he is comfortable and they are in private, according to Seonghwa. (Forbes interview)
- He likes reading thrillers and mysteries.
- He searched Twitter a lot for his name.
- His memorable moment in the US was staring at the stars on Malibu beach.
- He really likes purple.
- He watches a lot of Mukbang on YouTube. (vLive)
- San and Yunho are roommates.
- He is the Fake Maknae of the group.
- San’s ideal type is someone who is warm-hearted (V-LIVE).
Ateez’s San’s Pre-debut
San made his debut with ATEEZ on October 24th, 2018, under KQ Entertainment. San has a natural ability and skills in dancing, said Lia Kim, the famous choreographer from 1Million dance studio after seeing his pre-debut performance, “He can do more than the extent of the man’s body. At this degree, his strength and flexibility are very likable. He can play a central role in the performance as a trainee in KQ Entertainment.” San was the fourth member to not make the cast of MIXNINE. San then became the mood maker and vitamin of the group debuting in ATEEZ.
Debut with Ateez
San debuted with ATEEZ on October 24th, 2018, under KQ Entertainment. San’s position in ATEEZ is as the main dancer and lead vocalist. ATEEZ consists of eight talented members namely Hongjoong, Seonghwa, Yunho, Yeosang, San, Mingi, Wooyoung, and Jongho. Initially, the boy group consisted of nine members, but a member named Junyoung left before their official debut. ATEEZ made their debut by releasing their first mini-album titled Treasure EP.1: All to Zero with the songs “Pirate King” and “Treasure” serving as title tracks. “Treasure” is a pop dance song that is combined with the rhythm of hip-hop music and focuses on the rap actions of the members. While “Pirate King” is a hip-hop song with trap music and powerful member rap action.
In the debut teaser, San appeared in the ATEEZ (에이 티즈) TREASURE EP.1: All To Zero Teaser. In the 25-second teaser, San appeared with completely bright brown hair and a touch of green with a cold and charismatic visual towards the camera while carrying a flag bearing the name of his group, ATEEZ. His gaze when facing the camera makes all the fans who see the teaser melt and can not blink because of the charm displayed by San. Known for their mature concept as well as the impressive synchronization and dance of the members, ATEEZ managed to steal the fans’ attention on their debut in 2018.
Let’s see ATEEZ’s music videos for “Treasure” and “Pirate King,” here!