B.I.G’s Minpyo: Profile, Facts, Pre-debut


Find Out About B.I.G’s Main Rapper—Min-pyo

B.I.G is a Korean idol group under the management of G.H Entertainment. The boys debuted in July 2014 with the single “Hello.” B.I.G consists of six members: J-hoon, Min-pyo, Benji, Gunmin, Heedo, and Jinseok.

B.I.G recently gained popularity for their breakthrough in Western Asia, especially Saudi Arabia. They have made covers of popular songs and they were welcomed in the country.

In this article, Channel-Korea will talk all about B.I.G’s main rapper, Min-pyo. So, stay tuned!

B.I.G’s Min-pyo’s Full Profile


Name: Gook Min-pyo

Stage name: Minpyo

Place of Birth: Gwangju city, South Korea

Date of Birth: November 15th, 1994

Height: 173 cm

Weight: 57 kg

Zodiac: Scorpio

Blood type: O

Instagram: @good_minpyo

Twitter: big_MINPYO1115

Position: Main rapper

Religion: Protestant                              :

B.I.G’s Min-pyo’s Facts

  • He joined Joy Dance & Plug In Music Academy to develop his talent
  • According to Gunmin, Min-pyo is the worst dancer in BIG
  • Min-pyo’s nickname is the Child-adult
  • He considers his eyes as his charming point
  • Min-pyo and GunMin are childhood friends. They grew up in the city of Gwangju
  • Min-pyo makes noise when he sleeps
  • Min-pyo worked as a part-timer before debuting as a member of B.I.G
  • He used to work as a waiter and dishwasher in a restaurant
  • He loves drawing and traveling
  • He enjoys collecting sneakers and wearing t-shirts
  • In 2018, Min-pyo participated in the web drama My Melody
  • Min-pyo has a younger brother
  • He once worked in the field as a construction worker
  • Due to health problems, he couldn’t join the other members when promoting “1,2,3” but he was able to join when promoting “Hello Hello”
  • Min-pyo majored in design and he has the most-developed drawing talent among the B.I.G members
  • His hobbies are drawing illustrations and tattoos
  • Min-pyo hates being in high places
  • He almost debuted with Stardom Entertainment but later chose GH Entertainment
  • Min-pyo laughs a lot during the filming of the B.I.G Project. His laughter is contagious
  • Gook Min-pyo idolizes Yoon Mi-rae. He considers the singer as Aphrodite. He admires her charisma and amazing rap skills on the stage
  • If he has free time, Min-pyo prefers spending time at a park in front of his house and enjoy the mild breeze
  • If he is to express his love, he would choose Seo In-guk’s “I Love You” as a confession song
  • In the variety show TMI news, his name ranked highest for uniqueness. Gook Min-pyo is a rather unusual name. Commonly, his name means people’s vote but his name came from the words warmth and gentle.

B.I.G’s Min-pyo’s Pre-debut Story


The B.I.G boys started as trainees before joining B.I.G. Each member was a trainee for around three years. Before joining B.I.G, Min-pyo trained in Plug In Music Academy. He joined the institute alongside Gunmin and Heedo.

B.I.G’s Min-pyo’s Debut And Active Era


B.I.G debuted on July 9th, 2014, with the single “Hello.” The boys held a street performance at the famous Myeongdong area. They performed their debut single “Hello.” B.I.G gained attention for the lyrics of “Hello.” The song praises South Korea’s culture. B.I.G made their official debut performance in SBS’ The Show.



B.I.G Extended Plays

Title Album details Peak chart positions
Aphrodite ·        Release date: May 17th, 2016

·        Label: GH Entertainment, CJ E&M



B.I.G. Single Albums

Title Album details Peak chart positions
Hello Hello Release date: May 23rd, 2017

Label: GH Entertainment, CJ E&M

Illusion Release date: November 4th, 2019

Label: GH Entertainment, CJ E&M



Title Year Station Role
B.I.G Project 2017 MBC Music
My Melody 2018 Web Drama



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