Who is Kang Min-kyung?
Kang Min-kyung was born on August 3, 1990. She is a South Korean singer and actress, mostly known as one half of the duo Davichi, who rose to fame upon the release of their debut album Amaranth in 2008. Davichi has since released 2 studio albums and several EP’s and singles, with hit songs such as “The Letter”, “8282”, “Turtle” and “Because I Miss You Today”. Besides singing, Kang has also pursued acting, appearing in television dramas such as Smile, Mom (2010), Vampire Idol (2011), Haeundae Lovers (2012), and family drama Best lovers (2015).
Not many people know that before she joint duo Davichi, Kang Min kyung was already popular on Korean SNS, because of her pretty face and her fashion sense. She was also included in the list of the 10 hottest Korean female celebrities, according to Korea Herald.
Davichi Member Kang Min-kyung’s Profile
Name: Kang Min-kyung
Birthday: August 3, 1990 (age 27)
Birthplace: Goyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea
Occupation: Singer and actress
Musical Career: Duo singer Davichi (Kpop;Ballad)
Years active: 2008–present
Labels: CJ E&M
Education: Postmodern Music in Kyung Hee University
Blood Type: O
Height: 167 cm
Weight: 48 kg
- Official web: http://www.facebook.com/officialdavichi
- Twitter: @iamkmk
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/davichikyungmin
- Instagram: @iammingki
Kang Min-kyung’s Discography
As a duo member of Davichi, Kang Min-kyung has a deep beautiful voice, and became the main vocalist. Davichi debuted in 2008 with their first album Amaranth. The duo has released three studio albums and six extended plays to date, and were featured on several soundtracks for television dramas such as Descendants of the Sun and It’s Okay, That’s Love. Since their debut with the single “I Love You Even Though I Hate You”, they have experienced consistent commercial success, with six number-one singles in Korea.
Since their first appearance in the music industry, Davichi has been catching people’s attention and becoming popular. The promotional track “I Love You Even Though I Hate You” won the Rookie of the Month award for February from the Cyworld Digital Music Awards. They also won awards for “Best New Artist” at the Mnet Asian Music Awards, Golden Disk Awards, and the Seoul Music Awards in late 2008. Their popularity increased so fast, a year later they announced their first concert “The Premiere Wide Hole” in Seoul. Their last concert was in 2017, a solo concert entitled Davichi La êve Concert 2017 was held Seoul at Yonsei University Grand Hall from December 23–24. Until now, they have already held 9 local concerts in Seoul, with a recent announcement that said they will hold another solo concert in 2018. To celebrate their 10 anniversary, Davichi released their third studio album ‘&10’ on January 25 with the lead single “Days Without You”.
- Amaranth (2008)
- Mystic Ballad (2013)
- &10 (2018)
With her unique voice, she often sings for drama OST’s. Here is a list of singles by Kang min kyung!
Park Ji-heon and Kang Min-kyung
“If You Pretend”
Kim Jong-wook feat. Kang Min-kyung
Track 1 from EP One Fine Day
“Just Like the First Time”
Lee Seung-gi feat. Kang Min-kyung
Track 12 from album Shadow
EZ-Life feat. Kang Min-kyung
Kang Min-kyung and Son Dong-woon
Jay Park feat. Kang Min-kyung
Track 3 from EP Take a Deeper Look
“Farewell Is Coming”
Track 4 from Haeundae Lovers OST
(That’s My Fault)”
SPEED feat. Kang Min-kyung
Track 3 from album Superior Speed
Vibe feat. Kang Min-kyung
Track 2 from album Ritarando
Flowsik feat. Kang Min-kyung
Track 1 from Criminal Minds (South Korean TV series) OST
“Rainy Road You And I”
Kang Min-kyung Feat. Kisum
Track 4 from Suits (South Korean TV series)OST