From BtoB’s Minhyuk to Monsta X’s Minhyuk, Here’s a List of ‘Minhyuks’ in the K-Pop Industry!

Noir’s Minhyuk

NOIR’s Minhyuk has the real name Kim Min-hyuk (김민혁) and was born on March 18th, 1998. He was positioned as the lead rapper and dancer of the group. Beside being an idol, he also has a talent in basketball while it being one of his hobbies.

The group that made their debut in 2018 consisted of three members who were contestants of Produce 101 Season 2 and debuted with the release of their 1st mini-album Twenty’s Noir which includes their title track, “Gangsta.” The group is promoting under LUK Factory and has released three music videos including their latest one titled “Doom Doom” that was released on June 11th, 2019.

The latest news about NOIR this year is about them joining the 2019 Idol Star Athletics Championships – Chuseok Special that was held at the Goyang Gymnasium in Gyeonggi Province on August 12th, 2019. NOIR participated along with 231 idols from 44 different groups through the sport competition.

D-Crunch’s Minhyuk

D-CRUNCH’s Minhyuk is known by his real name Kim Min-hyuk (김민혁) and was born in Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, on November 6th, 1999. He was positioned as the rapper of the group and a trainee under All-S Company who started training in May 2017 before debuting as a member of a boy group on August 6th, 2018.

D-CRUNCH’s Minhyuk was revealed to be debuting on June 8th, 2018, and he debuted together with eight other members Hyunwook, Hyunho, Hyunoh, Hyunwoo, O.V, Chanyoung, Junseung, and Dylan. Their debut single titled “Palace” received both positive and negative response from the public because the concept of the group was deemed plagiarism of another boy group, SEVENTEEN, since they also used the same diamond logo.

D-CRUNCH nevertheless became one of the successful boy groups despite their controversies evident from the fact that they have already won a few awards in just two years, such as the Focus Award at the Asia Artist Awards (2018) and the Rising Star Award at the Asia Model Awards (2019). This year, D-CRUNCH released their latest music video titled “Are You Ready?” that has two versions; music video and performance ver., released on May 27th, 2019.


BAIKAL’s Day (데이) is known by his real name Wang Min-hyuk (왕민혁) and he was born on October 17th, 1994. Before debuting as a member of BAIKAL, Day used to be a contestant of Produce 101 Season 2 and placed in the 89th rank on Episode 5 before getting eliminated.

During Produce 101 Season 2, BAIKAL’s Day was still a trainee under Gini Stars Entertainment but later on, he joined BAIKAL Entertainment and made his official debut in 2017. The group’s concept was focused to promote in Russia and South Korea and they also released some music videos for their singles such as “Hiccup” and “Beautiful.” Unfortunately, in May 2019, BAIKAL announced that they are going to disband after promoting together for two years.

Well, that was all the information about the male idols named Minhyuk in the K-Pop industry. Which Minhyuk do you like the most and what’s the charm that made you attracted to him? Please, don’t forget to keep supporting them so we can see their achievements as idols in the future!