Get to Know a Bit About Got7’s Youngjae
Choi Young-jae, born on September 17, 1996, professionally known by the stage name Youngjae, is a South Korean singer, dancer, and songwriter. He is the main vocal for the Korean boy-band Got7.
Youngjae passed a JYP Entertainment closed audition held in his hometown music school in Mokpo in 2013, becoming a trainee. After one month of training in Seoul, he was chosen as part of JYP’s new boy-group. After a total of 7 months of training, he subsequently debuted as the main vocal of Got7.
As we know, Youngjae is the main vocal in his group, Got7. He and Got7 even released a new single, titled Nobody Knows, and in this article we will talk about Youngjae’s single and other interesting things about him. Check it out!
Got7’s Youngjae’s Single, Nobody Knows
On September 9th at 6 p.m. KST, Got7 dropped the music video for Nobody Knows on V Live. The powerful ballad shows off his clear, soaring vocals as he sings with deep emotion against a stunning background.
The new song is off the group’s upcoming album, Present: YOU. Each of the members will be releasing a special track for the album, with their short music videos coming out before the release of the group’s music video. You can check out Youngjae’s video below!
Here’s a lyric translation of Nobody Knows
Youngjae talked about his solo track Nobody Knows, saying “I wanted to show the real Choi Youngjae, not GOT7’s Youngjae.” When asked what the difference was, he replied,
“I think Choi Youngjae is more competitive and greedy. I want to do better and better and am not very satisfied with myself. GOT7’s Youngjae is more bright and cheerful. It’s not that I’m not cheerful offstage, but I tend to focus on all the things I could do to make myself better.”
Got7’s Youngjae Underwent Surgery
Youngjae was revealed to have undergone surgery and he is will be halting his activities. On April 15, 2019, JYP Entertainment announced the news through their official website. In their statement they explain that Got7’s Youngjae underwent surgery for a deviated septum.
“Hello, this is JYPE. This is an announcement that GOT7’s Youngjae, who was scheduled to participate as an MC for Jus2’s ‘FOCUS’ Premiere Showcase Tour in Osaka, will not be attending due to health reasons. (April 17 and 18 / two days)
Youngjae got surgery for a deviated septum, and he is recovering while receiving hospital treatment.
Considering the artist’s current health condition, the judgment was made that it will be difficult for him to attend the showcase, so it was decided that he will not attend.
We express our sincere apologies to fans who have been looking forward to [his appearance]. We will devote our attention to the recovery of our artist’s health.Thank you.”
The Agency assured fans that they’re devoting their attention to helping Youngjae recover fully and thus came to the conclusion that he won’t be participating in any activities.
Two days ago Youngjae updated videos and a photo to his Instagram account
- “코코야 와줘…”
2. Took a selfie with Coco!
3. Isn’t his voice amazing?
Go check out his Instagram for more updates!