Get To Know B1A4 Rapper, Baro: Profile, Becoming an Actor, and More

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Meet Rapper and Actor, Baro!

Baro is a rapper from the boy band B1A4. He has now also honed his talent by starring in many dramas, and films. He also has a little sister who is a singer. He has been a music entertainer as a rapper for a long time. Then, what about his career now? Is he still a rapper, or has he turned completely into an actor? In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with a rundown of everything about B1A4’s rapper, Baro. So, stay tuned!

Full Profile and Facts of Baro

Stage Name: Baro (바로)
Full Name: Cha Sun Woo (차선우)
Position in B1A4: Main Rapper
Date and Place of Birth: September 5th, 1992, Gwangju, South Korea
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 63kg
Blood Type: B
Instagram: @baroganatanatda
Twitter: @baro920905

Facts About Baro:

  • He has a younger sister, named Cha Yoon Ji.
  • His younger sister is a solo artist who debuted under WM Entertainment in 2017.
  • He is good at beatboxing.
  • When Baro tries to be a cool person, he always fails and ends up looking cute instead.
  • Baro is considered the vitamin of the group when members are tired.
  • He is afraid of height.
  • Baro said the hardest part about living in a dorm for him was going to school. The dormitory was about 2 hours away from school, and it was hard for him to get up early to get ready.
  • As said by all member, Baro is considered to be the vitamin of the group, which is of course, because he is a passionate person. But, he will lose his confidence if he doesn’t wear a cap.
  • Other than being a member of B1A4, he has acted in several dramas, such as Reply 1994, God’s Gift, Angry Mom, and many more.
  • Baro didn’t renew his contract with WM Entertainment when it expired and then signed with HODU&U Entertainment.
  • Baro’s ideal type of girl is someone who will always be next to him to make him feel better and happy.

Debuting as a Member of B1A4

Before he debuted with B1A4, Baro was discovered by a company representative who found his photo posted on his friend’s homepage on the Cyworld social networking service. At his audition, Baro sang “Once I Leave” by Sumi Jo and “The Road To Me” by Sung Si-kyung. Then, Baro joined the company and trained for about two years before debuting.

After years of training, he joined B1A4 as the main rapper. On April 11th, 2011, WM Entertainment revealed Baro as the second member, revealed right after Jinyoung. On April 11th, the members were introduced through a webtoon, it was believed that B1A4 would be mixed-gender group due to the presence of a female character named Anna in the webtoon. On April 20th, 2011, the group released their debut track “OK” and the mini-album Let’s Fly. The next day, their full Music Video was released, and they made their first stage appearance on April 23rd, 2011, on MBC’s show Music Core. 

Sibling Power With Solo Artist I

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Baro and his younger sister have a strong relationship, so much so that everyone thinks that they are dating. Cha Yoonji, or also known by her stage name I, just debuted as a solo artist in 2017 with the same agency as Baro. They both became trainees at the same time, but the difference is that Yoonji was a trainee for 6 years. When they became trainees, Baro uploaded a photo with a caption saying, “My sister with straight hair, and she’s my naughty little sister.”

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The bond between these siblings is very strong, and of course, they’re often involved in small quarrels. According to sources, on December 6th, 2016, they were involved in a fight. Baro looks fashionable with the red beret that he wears during his appearance on Music Bank. Then, on the same day, his little sister posted a photo of her wearing that red beret. Those who know this are their fans, and they say that Baro borrowed his sister’s hat. Then Baro posted a comment on his sister’s Instagram saying, “What should I do if you wear the same hat when I wear it?” Then Cha Yoonji answered him that she deliberately posted a photo of herself with the hat. Their fans burst in laughter because of their funny incident.

Baro also supported her when she wanted to debut as a solo artist in 2017, but he said that he was more worried about her mentality. This is a form of love given by Baro who acts as her brother.

Controversy

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In 2015, Baro got involved in a controversy. This happened when he joined the TV show Real Men. At that time, he only expressed his feelings that he was really happy because he could join the tv program. He also said that the military was cool and he already had muscles because of it.

Unfortunately, his statement brought him a flood of criticism. The reason is that netters believed that Baro shouldn’t say something like that on a TV show. Some even said that Baro should go to the military service if he really likes the military life like in Real Men. 

And this is not the only controversy he has been involved in. Sometime in March 2018, he was again involved in a controversy which caused his name to be a hot topic of conversation among the netizens. This rumor, however, was related to a “Lovestagram.” He allegedly often gave hints that he was in a relationship with a girl through his Instagram account. Then, aware of his actions which gave rise to controversy, Baro finally gave a clarification. He wrote two letters which had a large content. The point of which was that the rumor circulating was false. He explained the nature of his relationship with the girl and said that they are only coworkers and just friends.

He said that he was very sad to hear the rumor. Shortly after Baro clarified the rumor the girl released her own clarification of the rumor denying that it was true.

Filmography

Films 

Title Role Year
Misaeng: Prequel Kim Young-chan 2013
The Seventh Dwarf Bobo 2014
That’s Not It Boy 2015
Close Your Eyes Hyeon-woo 2017

 

Television Series

Title Role Channel Year
Reply  1994 Binggeure TvN 2013
God’s Gift – 14 Days Ki Young-kyu SBS 2014
Perverse, Goo Hae-Ra Robin Cha Mnet 2015
Angry Mom Hong Sang-tae MBC
Loss: Time: Life  Baro Never TV Cast
The Master of Revenge Kim Gil-Do KBS2 2016
Manhole Jo Seok-tae 2017
Less Than Evil Hwang Dong-yoon MBC 2018
Two Hearts Cha Sun-woon Naver TV Cas & KBS Media 2019
Level Up Kwak Han-cheol MBN & Dramax 2019