Everything You Need To Know About DMTN’s Face of the Group, Park Ji-su a.k.a Jeesu!
South Korea is known for its entertainment industry which has attracted the attention of many people, including fans from abroad. South Korea has also succeeded in making the Hallyu Wave become more popular these days, but what about the fate of groups that debuted during the 2nd generation such as DMTN? The boy group which debuted in 2010 is now on hiatus, but some of its members continued their careers as soloists and producers.
In this article, there’s detailed information about a member of DMTN, Park Ji-su or also known as Jeesu, who started working as a soloist before the group went on hiatus. Without waiting any longer, let’s find out more about DMTN’s Jeesu starting from his full profile, fun facts, discography, until his current activities as a soloist in this article below!
DMTN’s Jeesu’s Full Profile
Real Name: Park Ji-su (Hangul: 박지수)
Stage Name: Jeesu (Hangul: 지수)
Birth: June 28, 1990
Star Sign: Cancer
Height: 180 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Position in the Group: Vocalist, Face of the Group
DMTN’s Jeesu’s Fun Facts
- DMTN’s Jeesu’s religion is Christianity
- DMTN’s Jeesu graduated from Hanyang High School
- DMTN’s Jeesu has 1 older sister
- DMTN’s Jeesu also works as a music producer under the name 8BEAT
- DMTN’s Jeesu is currently a soloist under Soul Shop Entertainment with the name KIXS
DMTN’s Jeesu’s Discography
After DMTN became inactive, several of the members started looking for other ways to keep their careers, including DMTN’s Jeesu who switched professions as a soloist who debuted in 2015.
To get to know more about DMTN’s Jeesu’s discography, let’s find out more about his discography in this session below!
DMTN’s Jeesu debuted solo using his new stage name KIXS with the song “Beautiful” which was released in February 2015. KIXS has an important role in this song because he is the composer of this song. Besides that, “Beautiful” also has a pop genre that brings up memories of the 90s since it is an easy-listening song for you to play. “Beautiful” also features San E and Double Sidekick who participated in the arrangement of the song.
On August 14, 2015, KIXS released his 2nd digital single titled “BIRTHDAY.” Although this song does not have a music video, fans can still enjoy this song via YouTube with an audio version. As seen in the title, “BIRTHDAY” tells the story of a man who congratulates his girlfriend through this song.
KIXS came back with the new single album titled Please Come Back on Feb 26, 2016. KIXS, who showed the sweet and soft charms of a man in love. KIXS attracted a lot of attention by showing his developing talents step by step with unique charms through his 3rd single titled “Please Come Back” and by showing his love to his girlfriend through this music video.
On October 5, 2016, KIXS came back with another new single titled “Regret” with an animated music video. Not only that but KIXS also invited one of the female idols to feature in his song in this comeback, which is BESTie’s Uji. In the “Regret” music video, you can enjoy the animation of lovers enjoying each other’s time together, but they have to separate at the end which causes regret. KIXS and BESTie’s melodious voices really make listeners become immersed in this song.
KIXS released his new single titled “I’ll Be Here” in February 2018. This is the last digital single released by KIXS. He returned to greet fans with the same sweet song he had previously released. However, “I’ll Be Here” has a more ballad genre with lyrics that contain deep meaning.
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DMTN’s Jeesu’s Solo Debut
Jeesu, also known by his real name Park Ji-su, is a former member of the DMTN group and debuted as a solo singer under the name KIXS (referred to as Kiss) in February 2015. Jeesu previously debuted with the DMTN group in 2011 when the group was still known as Dalmatian, and now he debuted under an agency with g.o.d’s Kim Tae-woo, Soulshop Entertainment.
Soulshop Entertainment announced the solo debut of KIXS by releasing various logo photos on their website on January 30, 2015. “This logo was released before the debut of KIXS (Kiss) which is the new face of Soulshop,” the agency wrote on their various online media, “Please wait and look forward to lots of exciting things from Soulshop’s ambitious rookie, KIXS.”
Soulshop Entertainment also released various behind-the-scenes photos on their blog that look like KIXS’ music video shooting locations along with photos for the album. They didn’t forget to take photos during the recording process.
Jeesu’s last activity as a DMTN member was with the release of “Safety Zone” in 2013, but DMTN’s promotion for this song didn’t last long because one of the group’s members, Daniel, was arrested on charges of selling and using marijuana. DMTN’s Daniel later admitted to the charges and was found guilty. He then appealed and received a shorter and lighter sentence.
DMTN was never officially disbanded, but the group’s website is no longer active. One of the former members, Dari, who left the group to join the military also released a song in October 2014 that was written by KIXS who still uses the name Park Ji-su.
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