Not Hangeng, Here Are Several Chinese Descendants Who Are Currently Active As K-Pop Idols



Liu Xie-ning (simple hanzi: 刘谢宁; traditional hanzi: 劉謝寧) was born on October 23rd, 1996, in Guangdong, China. She is more often called Sally (샐리), a rapper, singer, and dancer from China. Sally is known for being a member of the South Korean girl group Gugudan. In 2015, she made an appearance in the music video for VIXX’s “Chained Up.” On June 28th, 2016, she debuted as a member of Gugudan with the release of the group’s first mini-album Act.1 The Little Mermaid.

VARSITY’s Anthony, Damon, Jaebin, Manny, Xin


Anthony was born on March 12th, 1998. His birth name is Anthony Lo. He is from the USA and his nationality is Chinese-American.

Damon was born on July 2nd, 1996. His birth name is Qiū Báo Hàn (邱薄翰). He is the main dancer in his group.

Jaebin was born on February 13th, 1997, in Hunan, China. His birth name is Dèngbīn (邓滨).

Manny was born on November 17th, 2001, in China, but his ethnicity is Uyghur. His birth name is Xiào Dōngchéng (萧东城). He’s the first Muslim K-Pop idol.

Xin was born on November 10th, 1996. His birth name is Wáng Xīnyû (王新宇).

JBJ’s Longguo


Jin Longguo (simplified Chinese: 金龙国; traditional Chinese: 金龍國) was born on March 2nd, 1996, in Helong, Jilin, China. He is a Chinese singer based in South Korea. He is best known for being a member of the South Korean project boy band JBJ, and for finishing 21st in the survival show Produce 101 Season 2.

VAV’s Jacob

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Jacob was born on September 7th, 1996, Huibei, China. His birth name is Jang Peng (張鵬). Jacob (제이콥) is a Chinese singer under A team. He is a member of the boy group VAV.

24K’s Hui


Hui was born on July 18th, 1995, in Jiangsu province in China. His birth name is Liang Hui (梁辉). He was a contestant in the Chinese survival show Idol Producer. In November 2017 it was announced that Hui officially left 24K. He debuted with his group on September 6th, 2012, under Choeun Entertainment.



Zhou Jieqiong (周洁琼) was born on December 16th, 1998, Taizhou, Zhejiang, China. She is known professionally as Jieqiong or Kyulkyung (in Korean). She is a Chinese singer based in South Korea who has signed under Pledis Entertainment. After finishing sixth in the survival show Produce 101, she became a member of the girl group I.O.I. She was also a member of Pristin and its subunit Pristin V.

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