Full profile of Lee Jong Hyun, a former member of CN BLUE
Full Name: Lee Jong Hyun (이종현)
Stage Name: Jonghyun
Nicknames: Ulzzang baby, Grandfather
Position: Guitarist, Vocalist
Date of Birth: May 15th, 1990
Age: 30 years old
Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
Origin: Busan, South Korea
Height: 182 cm
Weight: 64 kg
Blood Type: O
Hobbies: Listening to music, Exercising
Instruments: Guitar, Piano, Bass Guitar, and Harmonica
Education: Songdo Elementary School, Songdo Middle School, Seoul Performing Art High School, Kyung Hee Cyber University
Languages: Korean, Japanese
Fans: Burning Souls
|2010||Acoustic||Kim Seong-won||segment: Bakery Attack|
|2012||SBS||A Gentleman’s Dignity||Collin Black|
|2013||KBS2||Drama Special – Adolescence Medley||Yang Yeong-woong||Cameo, Ep 2-3|
|2014||LINE TV||One Sunny Day||Couple guy||Cameo, Ep 4 & 8|
|2015||KBS2||Orange Marmalade||Han Si-hoo|
|2017||NAVER TVcast, Netflix||My Only Love Song||On Dal||Lead Role|
|KBS2||Lingerie Girls’ Generation||Joo Young-choon|
Variety and Reality Shows
|2015||We Got Married||MBC||Cast member (with Gong Seung-yeon)|
|Fluttering India||KBS||Cast member|
|2017||King of Mask Singer||MBC||Contestant as “All Together Cube One Wheel” (Episodes 101–102)|
Fun facts about Lee Jong Hyun
- He was CN Blue’s 2nd leader.
- He has composed many of CN Blue’s songs.
- He is ironically good friends with SHINee‘s Jonghyun.
- He was an ulzzang at BESTNINE alongside Mblaq’s Lee Joon, fellow member Jung Yong-hwa, and Block B’s Jaehyo before debut.
- His family consists of his parents and two older sisters. He lived in Busan before his family moved to Japan when he was four years old. His family moved back to Busan and he finished his elementary school and middle school there.
- The talent scouter from FNC Music (currently known as FNC Entertainment) who visited Busan, came across Lee in the street, and suggested that he audition at the company. On his way to his audition, he met his current fellow CN BLUE member Jung at the Seoul Station. They then met Kang Min-hyuk, also a current fellow member of CN BLUE, at FNC Music where they auditioned. Eventually, only the three of them passed the auditions and Lee began training in bass technology at FNC Academy.
- His idol is Kim Bum Soo and he actually had the chance to meet him after debuting in Korea.
- He is very touchy-feely.
- He wears a lot of training wear from Adidas.
- His ideal girl is someone who looks good in a simple white shirt and jeans.
- His ideal type is actress Son Ye Jin.
- He has a black belt in both Taekwondo and Judo.
- Before Jonghyun embarked on his musical career, he was a judo athlete who won a gold medal in a judo championship amongst athletes in his hometown when he was in high school. However, he decided to give up on sports upon realizing that this was not the field that he would excel in after losing in a match in just a few seconds. He then started to focus on music.
- He says if he wasn’t a singer he would have been an athlete.
- He was the most reliable and trusted member of CN Blue.
- Among all the songs that he has composed for CN Blue, he is most satisfied with “Lie.”
- He shakes his legs before going to the stage when he is nervous.
- He can’t help speaking in his Busan accent when he gets excited.
- He thinks he is most handsome after taking a bath.
- He was in the movie Acoustic. He said it was an easy role for him because playing guitar and being a singer is his everyday life.
- His performance in the drama Gentleman’s Dignity in 2012 made him more famous than before. He plays Collin, who comes to Korea to find his biological father.
- He entered the military service in August 2018 and completed it in March 2020.
- During his military period, news regarding the Burning Sun scandal dragged his name in 2019. His agency announced he had nothing to do with the scandal because he’s not in the chatroom. Two days later, a report saying that he sent one on one chat messages with inappropriate sexual conversations surfaced. It created several rumors and issues. The peak of his case was raised when he sent an inappropriate message to a YouTuber, while he was still part of an ongoing investigation regarding the Burning Sun. He left the group in August 2019.
Full profile of Kwon Kwang Jin, a former member of CN BLUE
Full Name: Kwon Kwangjin (권광진)
Stage Name: Kwangjin
Position: Bassist, Vocalist, Maknae (When he was in CN Blue)
Date of Birth: August 12th, 1992
Age: 28 years old
Height: 181 cm
Weight: 70 kg
Blood Type: AB
Instruments: Bass, Guitar
Fun facts about Kwon Kwang Jin
- He left CN Blue in 2009 and debuted as a bassist and rapper with N.Flying under the same agency.
- He was under FNC for 10 years before he debuted with N.Flying.
- The other members of N.Flying say he’s a true Casanova and he’s the most popular member.
- He can play the bass and the guitar.
- His role models are Bon Jovi, Billy Sheehan, and The Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
- Kwangjin’s ideal type is a feminine girl with long hair and a cheerful smile.
- There’re several rumors about him leaving first CN Blue then N.Flying. Different genre is the main reason in many interviews or news.
FNC announced he dated a fan and confirmed it led to his departure from N.Flying.
- Some rumors about him involving sexual harassment have also spread around, but he denied them.
- He used to have long hair when he was in CN Blue. He looks like a musician with that hairstyle.
- His hobby is exercising, and it reflects how he has a nice body.
- He’s not only playing the bass but also the guitar.
- During the Japan tour, he was the leader of the group.
- Just like Yong Hwa and Jungshin, he is also a former ulzzang.
- He became a trainee when he was only 15 years old.