Christian Yu: Profile, Facts, MV, Relationship with CL

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Christian Yu: Former C-CLOWN Members To A Founder of Dream Perfect Regime!

Christian Yu or famously known as DPR’s Ian has gained a lot of attention from the public, especially after his involvement as the founder of DPR! Been starting his career as a K-Pop group member, Christian Yu was eventually ‘reborn’ with a new image. Through this article, Channel Korea will explain to you every detail about Christian Yu, so stay tuned!

Christian Yu’s Profile

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Birth Name: Christian Yu (크리스찬 유)

Korean Name: Yu Ba-rom (유바롬)

Stage Name: Ian

Date of Birth: Sydney, Australia, September 6, 1990

Age: 30 years old

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Nationality: Korean-Australian

Height: 174 cm

Weight: 60 kg

Blood Type: A

Occupation: Rapper, Director, Composer, Producer, Chief Editor

Years Active: 2012 – present

Label: Yedang Entertainment, DPR (Dream Perfect Regime)

Associated With: C-CLOWN, DPR LIVE

Instagram: @dprian

Twitter: @DPRIAN_

Interesting Facts About Christian Yu That You Need To Know!

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  • Christian Yu is speaks English and Korean
  • He used to studying at the University of Sydney
  • Christian Yu was 18 years old when he moved to South Korea to chase after his dream
  • He is Christian, and his Christian name is Paul
  • His mother was his biggest inspiration
  • Christian loves tattoos, motorbikes, swimming, and collecting professional cameras
  • Christian is very sucks at watching scary movies
  • He likes to cooking for himself as well as his other friends
  • Christian’s favorite music genres are jazz, heavy metal, and rock
  • Christian also watches anime
  • Christian used to be part of a dance crew named Kill.U.Strate along with DPR Live

Details About Christian Yu’s Career in K-Pop Entertainment Industry

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Here’s the complete story of Christian Yu’s career journey!

His Debut with C-Clown as Rome

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Christian Yu has started his career in the K-Pop industry with the stage name ‘Rome’ from the boy group C-CLOWN. It was a boy group under Yedang Entertainment and consisted of six members such as Rome, Ray, Siwoo, Kangjun, T.K, and Maru. In C-CLOWN, Christian Yu was in charge of the leader, main dancer, and main rapper.

The name ‘C-CLOWN’ stood for ‘Crown Clown’, meanwhile it was pronounced as ‘Cyclone’. C-CLOWN was debuted on July 19, 2012, by releasing the first mini-album entitled Not Alone with Solo serving as the title track. On the following day, C-CLOWN was made their debut performance through M! COUNTDOWN.


During their era, C-CLOWN became very popular and has released a bunch of great albums such as Young Love, Shaking Heart, Let’s Love, and other digital singles as well. However, their fame didn’t last long.

Yedang Entertainment eventually announced that C-CLOWN was officially disbanded on October 4, 2015. They also revealed that the members would be separated from their own future activities. As a farewell, Christian Yu has confirmed the disbandment through his Twitter at that time.

The Establish of DPR and Famously Known as DPR’s Ian

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After the disbandment of C-CLOWN, Christian Yu has found a new career journey for him! He was surprised the fans after establishing multi-genre music and video group named DPR (Dream Perfect Regime). They are also known for creating, direct, produce, and edit all types of visual work and curate artists from the various musical backgrounds!

In DPR, Christian Yu was in charge as the founder, director, and editor chief as well. Later on, he was famously known as DPR’s Ian! Through DPR, Christian Yu was finally made his solo debut on October 26, 2020, by releasing a digital single entitled So Beautiful. Christian Yu participated as the composer as well as the writer for So Beautiful, meanwhile the single was provided R&B and Soul genre.

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christian yu

He also released the next single entitled No Blueberries which collaboration between DPR Live and CL. Christian Yu was successfully reborn with a new image which totally different from his past image as a boy group member! He was made people getting very amazed with him due to his explorative music, his amazing skills as editor chief, and obviously his ‘original’ concept!

Christian Yu’s MV Throughout the Years

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Let’s take a look at Christian Yu’s appearance through these music video here:

Christian Yu’s appearance in one of C-CLOWN’s MV was looked very young yet masculine at the same time! With a black tux and straight black hair, Christian Yu was amazed us with his K-Pop member style!

So Beautiful has provided monochrome vibes with accentuating the visual effects! No wonder, Christian Yu has amazing taste when it comes to visuals and art which made him create such an amazing music video!

The MV for No Blueberries also made people gasp through the first time they have seen it! The scenes also reminded us of Hollywood movies, with bright visual colors that made the whole set was looked very incredible!

What Is The Relationship Between Christian Yu and Former 2NE1’s Member CL?

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Christian Yu became one of the most iconic topics among 2NE1 fans since his appearance as the model through CL’s +5 STARS+ music video! Through the music video, CL and Christian Yu appeared as a couple with a passion for love. Moreover, the two of them also showing off such fluttering chemistry which made the fans wondering whether they are dating or not in real life!

It wasn’t the first time Christian Yu and CL to working together. Previously, Christian Yu and CL used to have a project through Christian Yu’s solo debut single So Beautiful. CL was made a cameo appearance through the music video which made it became even more interesting!

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christian yu & CL

Back to the intense chemistry of Christian Yu and CL on +5 STARS+, the ‘couple’ shared a bunch of romantic and adorable scenes such as hang out together with couple outfits, enjoyed the views of the beautiful sea, hugging each other tightly, and many more!

Since the two of them weren’t explained anything about their relationship, it seemed like they were just good friends and co-workers to each other. But, we could still wish them to be a real couple in the future, right?

Check out the adorable chemistry between Christian Yu and CL here:

About Christian Yu’s Ideal Type

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Since Christian Yu hasn’t been involved with any relationship as of now, people getting even more curious about his ideal type of a girl! Through a certain interview, he was revealed that instead of looks, he cares even more about the feelings toward his significant other.

But, during his Instagram live it seems like Christian Yu slightly opened up about the ideal type. It was revealed that he didn’t have an ideal type, but one quality of the girl with who he would date has a passion for something, strong characters, and independence as well!

That was all of the information regarding Christian Yu! He has been through a lot of phases in his career life, from a K-Pop group member to a soloist and director with such amazing skills. All hail to the one and only, Christian Yu! Well, which one of your favorite eras from Christian Yu? Let us know your answer through the comment section and don’t forget to share our article on your social media!