Everything You Should Know About Boys24’s Contestant Kim Sang-min’s Profile Here!
The struggle to debut as a K-pop idol has many obstacles that must be overcome to make the dream of every teenager in South Korea come true. Even though they are already under music management as trainees, they still have to work hard and maximize their potential as idols during the trainee period so management can immediately decide which trainees to debut as idols.
The same thing must be passed by every contestant who decides to audition for a survival show broadcasted on TV, such as Boys24 which presented 24 male contestants to compete with each other for the highest rank and survive until the final episode. Without waiting any longer, let’s find out more about one of the contestants of Boys24, Kim Sangmin, including his full profile, fun facts, and many more in this article below!
BOYS24’s Sangmin’s Full Profile
Real Name: Kim Sang-min (Hangul: 김상민)
Stage Name: Sangmin (Hangul: 상민)
Birth: December 22, 1993
Star Sign: Capricorn
Height: 175 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 63 kg
Official Site: Instagram ( _sangmee )
BOYS24’s Sangmin’s Fun Facts
- Boys24’s Sangmin was Unit Sky’s leader for a while, but it switched to Yonghyun
- Boys24’s Sangmin left the show in August due to personal reasons
- Boys24’s Sangmin announced that he already has a girlfriend on his Instagram account
- Boys24’s Sangmin was one of the oldest contestants in the show, and he’s in the 10th position as the oldest
- Boys24’s Sangmin’s positions in the group were rapper and lead dancer
BOYS24’s Sangmin’s Appearance in Boys24
Boys24 determined 24 finalists who had the opportunity to debut as a new idol group. These finalists competed again to become the six members who would debut. Boys24 also released 21 photos, identities of the contestants, and revealed the profiles of the contestants.
A total of 6 batches or 42 contestants were released and their identities revealed to the public. The contestants in batch 4 consisted of Kim Sang-min, Kim Hongin, Isaac, Kang San, Jung Yeontae, Alex, and Go Jinhyung. But, one of the contestants named Sangmin suddenly withdrew from Boys24. The production team representative also conveyed the reason the Sky Unit leader could not continue the competition.
“Sangmin has expressed his intention to withdraw from the competition due to health problems,” said a representative of the production team. “After worrying and discussing the matter, we decided to respect his decision. We will hold a ‘Favorite Member Return Match’ to choose the right contestant to replace Sangmin. We will also choose four more contestants in case of this kind of situation due to the competition that will work in the long run.”
Meanwhile, the selection of the five contestants for Boys24 was still based on fan votes even though Sangmin announced that he will withdraw from this show. Voting started on August 10, 2016, at 11:00 AM local time until August 14, 2016, at 12:00 PM local time.
There were not many appearances that fans could see when he became a contestant on Boys24 because he decided to withdraw from the show right after the survival show ended. But, let’s continue to give appreciation to Boys24’s Sangmin for his efforts and hard work from when he joined the show until he had to leave due to personal and health reasons.
BOYS24’s Sangmin’s Activity After Boys24
At the time this article is being published, there’s no news about Boys24’s Sangmin and his future activities. Even though he has an official Instagram account, he uses the platform to upload his daily activities. However, there’s still no update about his future work and about whether he will work in the entertainment industry or not.
Don’t forget to follow Boys24’s Sangmin’s official Instagram and please give support to him by sending positive comments only! Let’s hope that Boys24’s Sangmin will soon make his debut in the entertainment industry and come back to greet his fans.
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