Everything You Should Know About Buzz’s Guitarist Yoon Woo-hyun!
BUZZ (Hangul: 버즈) is a South Korean rock ballad band that made its debut in 2003. Maybe only a few K-pop fans have noticed one member of this band because they have more individual schedules. But, don’t get me wrong, some of the other members are also very active as musicians and make a lot of music to this day.
Debuting as band members who were mostly born in the 1980s also made them grown up to men, and some of them have already decided to get married. Likewise, Buzz’s Woohyun became married in 2017 and has now become a father of one son. Without waiting any longer, let’s find out more about Buzz’s guitarist, Yoon Woo-hyun, in this article below!
BUZZ’s Woohyun’s Full Profile
Real Name: Yoon Woo-hyun (Hangul: 윤우현)
Birth: Seoungbuk-gu, Seoul, South Korea, November 2, 1981
Star Sign: Scorpio
Blood Type: B
Position in the Group: Guitarist
Family Member: Parents and Younger Brother
Marital Status: Married (2017-now)
- Seoul Seokgwan Elementary School (Graduated)
- Seoul Urban Science and Technology High School
- Baekje University of the Arts (Bachelor)
Official Site: Instagram ( @woo_hyun_yun )
BUZZ’s Woohyun’s Fun Facts
- BUZZ’s Woohyun’s favorite number is 8
- BUZZ’s Woohyun’s favorite place is the Han River
- BUZZ’s Woohyun’s favorite flower is the sunflower
- BUZZ’s Woohyun got married in 2017 to the lead singer of RUMBLE FISH
- BUZZ’s Woohyun has a son
- BUZZ’s Woohyun composed a lot of BUZZ’s music, including one of their hit songs “Thorn (가시).”
- BUZZ’s Woohyun owns a Thai restaurant and bar in Seoul
- BUZZ’s Woohyun’s lyrics and composition skills were definitely certified due to his many famous songs
- BUZZ’s Woohyun is the third married man after Shin Jun-ki and Kim Ye-jun among the BUZZ members
- BUZZ’s Woohyun’s nickname is Mexican Uncle
BUZZ’s Woohyun’s Marriage
BUZZ’s Woohyun is the husband of Rumble Fish’s Choi Jin-i. They dated for 7 years since 2010, and in 2012, they started dating publicly since the fact that they were dating was revealed to the public. During their dating period, they not only co-composed Rumble Fish’s songs together but also showed off their affection by cheering each other on when they appeared together in Immortal Masterpieces.
After 7 years of dating, they got married on March 26, 2017, at a Hanok café in Seoul. With this, he became the third married man after Shin Jun-ki and Kim Ye-jun among the Buzz members. In November 2016, drummer Kim Ye-jun became married four months after Woohyun’s wedding.
BUZZ’s Woohyun After Leaving BUZZ
Among the Buzz members, he was the first to enlist in the military, and he is the only Buzz member who is not from a military band. He was a signal officer in the artillery battalion under the 5th Artillery Brigade. During his military life, he composed a battalion troupe for the unit. The lyrics were sung by the battalion commander at the time, and Min Kyung-hoon sang this song.
Even during the temporary disbandment of Buzz for 8 years after Buzz’s 3rd album, he was the only member of Buzz to remain with his former agency. Later, at a fan meeting, he confessed that if he didn’t return to Buzz during this time, a new person might change his position in the group. So to protect Buzz, he did the 2nd promotion under the name of Buzz. Hearing his actions to protect Buzz, fans were happy because of it. In conclusion, Buzz’s Woohyun did not leave the band and is still actively participating today.
In January 2019, Buzz’s Woohyun became a father with his first son, and he named him Yoon Seung-hoo. Meanwhile, in 2021 Buzz made their comeback with the release of their 3rd mini album, The Lost Time.
Well, that is all of the information about Buzz’s Woohyun and everything about him that you should know. Let’s continue to give support and love to Buzz’s Woohyun and his family. We hope that he continues his career and releases new songs in the future. If you like this article, don’t forget to share it on your social media and wait for another interesting article from Channel-Korea!