The Unstoppable Suwoong, a Member of the South Korean Boy Band Boys Republic
Suwoong was one of the members of Boys Republic. He debuted as a member of the group on June 5, 2013, with the title track “Party Rock” along with Onejunn, Sunwoo, and Minsu. They became a boy group from the agency Universal Music which is also managed by Happy Tribe Entertainment.
Let’s get to know Suwoong in this Channel-Korea article below! Stay tuned!
Boys Republic’s Suwoong’s Full Profile
Stage Name: Suwoong (수웅)
Real Name: Lee Suwoong (이수웅)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Visual, Face of the Group, Maknae
Birthday: January 20, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 174 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 56 kg (123 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Boys Republic’s Suwoong’s Fun Facts
– Suwoong’s nickname is Syung.
– Suwoong was a BigHit Entertainment trainee who also almost debuted with BTS.
– He is close to BTS, specifically to Jungkook. Moreover, he is also close to B.A.P‘s Daehyun and Jongup.
– Suwoong was the visual of Boys Republic.
– His hobby is playing soccer.
– His favorite meals are meat and sushi.
– Interesting fact, if he is sweating, it means he found spicy food.
– Suwoong and Sunwoo have the most aegyo.
– His role model is BigBang.
– Suwoong joined the web drama Alchemist (2015) along with Sunwoo and Sungjun.
– Suwoong joined the rebooting show called The Unit.
– Suwoong signed an exclusive contract with Hwayi Brothers on November 14, 2018, to act and sing.
– His ideal girl is a pretty and kind woman.
Boys Republic’s Suwoong’s Visual
Suwoong was a former trainee from BigHit Entertainment, but he was not lucky enough to get a chance to debut with the group as he admitted in an interview on The Unit. However, he is a handsome and charming visual.
Look at the photos of Suwoong below. Bet you will fall in love with his looks!
Boys Republic’s Suwoong’s Focus Fancam
Appearance on KBS’ The Unit
Suwoong joined The Unit from KBS2 which was a survival show that gathered male and female unit groups that had already debuted and give them a chance to demonstrate their untapped talents.
This show allowed idols the chance to show the real him or her fully and shine. For some K-pop idols who had already debuted but did not gain enough popularity, this show helped them re-debut.
Suwoong received a lot of attention from other members of Boys Republic while on this survival show.
Boys Republic’s Suwoong’s Latest News
In November 2018, Suwoong signed an exclusive contract with Hwayi Brothers, and Hwayi Brother’s shared the statement:
“We have recently become one family with Lee Suwoong, who has shown diverse potential. We will do our best to assist Lee Suwoong’s path, as he has decided to take off as an actor as well as a singer.”
Interesting fact, the agency that Suwoong signed with is the same agency where Yoo Hae Jin, Joo Won, and Lee Dong Hwi are based.
Suwoong expressed that he wants to show another side of himself and do his best. He asked for the support of fans to always watch and look at his works. His group Boys Republic decided to go on an indefinite hiatus. The members clarified on September 30, 2018, with their agency that they will no longer promote as a group and are on a break for an indefinite amount of time.
After his group, Boys Republic, went on hiatus, Suwoong has been active in the web drama The Alchemist and also appeared on Listen to Love on JTBC. Suwoong also joined a 3D VR romance drama called Secret Romance. He will play Han Woo Jin who loves his job and falls in love with a Chinese tourist.
Keep supporting Suwoong with his new projects! That’s all about Suwoong and his journey in South Korean entertainment. Don’t forget to give your comment and share your thoughts below!