Brown Eyed Soul’s Ahn Jungyup’s Full Profile and His Latest Activities
Brown Eyed Soul is a South Korean R&B band that is quite famous in Korea and has been popular for having concerts with a large audience because of their hard work. Brown Eyed Soul is known as a potential four-member band that has many excellent talents and is also famous for some of the songs, such as “Did I Really Love You?” “My Story”, “Love Ballad”, “You,” and even their last comeback in 2019 with a single titled “Right” (featuring Sole).
In this article, we are going to discuss the profile of one of the members of Brown Eyed Soul, Ahn Jungyup. The member who was born in 1977, has a golden voice and, of course, good talent as a singer proven by his debut as a solo singer.
Well, do you guys already know Brown Eyed Soul’s Ahn Jungyup? If not, let’s check out the article below to find out more information about Brown Eyed Soul’s Ahn Jungyup and also his career from debut until now!
Brown Eyed Soul’s Ahn Jungyup’s Full Profile
Real Name: Ahn Jung-yup (Hangul: 안정엽)
Stage Name: Jungyup (Hangul: 정엽)
Place and Date of Birth: South Korea, Namwon-si, Jeollabuk-do, February 25th, 1977
Height: 175 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 62 kg (137 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Education: Daejun University, Department of American Studies & Dongguk University Graduate School of Arts and Culture Art Management (Master’s Program)
Brown Eyed Soul’s Ahn Jungyup’s Career Journey
Ahn Jungyup has been known as one of the members of Brown Eyed Soul. His English stage name is Stevie Ahn which comes from Stevie Wonder. His childhood nickname, known only among fans is Andang. Ahn Jungyup is also known as the leader of Brown Eyed Soul, but he shares this position: Ahn Jungyup is the oldest member of the group, but Naul is also known as the leader too, so the group has two leaders. The reason he became the leader was just because he was the oldest among the members.
Brown Eyed Soul debuted in 2003 with 4 members, Ahn Jungyup, Yoo Na-ul, Sung-hun, and Go Young-joon. The group, named Brown Eyed Soul (Hangul: 브라운 아이드 소울), more precisely debuted on September 17th, 2003, with their debut album Soul Free. The title song, “Did I Really Love You?” made a successful debut by maintaining the top rankings on the music charts at the time and rising to the top of music broadcasting.
All of the members decided to make their stage name only with the name minus the last name. With the exception of Sung Hoon whose last name is Hoon. Young-joon, Jungyup, and Seong-hoon are all vocalists boasting outstanding singing skills who have built their careers in their respective fields, starting with Naul, who is often mentioned.
When discussing the best R&B vocals, Jungyup mainly takes on the introductory part, Young-joon and Sung Hoon mainly take on the introductory part of Bridge or Verse 2 in turn, and Naul mainly sings the chorus and highlights. And in common, in almost all songs, the main melody, Jungyup, sings a high chord, and Young-joon, who has an attractive mid-bass, sings a low chord, and Sung Hoon sings a lower octave of a high chord. In addition, Naul records most choruses, including the chorus, almost by himself.