Everything About Xeno-T’s Former Member Nakta: Profile, Instagram, etc.


Things You Need to Know About Former Xeno-T Member – Nakta

Xeno-T is a South Korean boy group formerly known as Topp Dogg. The group consists of five members: Hojoon, Sangdo, B-Joo, Xero, and Sangwon. Originally, a thirteen-member group was created by Cho PD in, 2013 under Stardom Entertainment; the group then moved to Hunus Entertainment, following Stardom Entertainment’s merger with the company. After multiple line-up changes, the remaining five members subsequently changed their name to Xeno-T in 2018. As Topp Dogg, the group released one studio album, four EPs, three repackages, eight singles, and had three soundtrack appearances. Nakta, who has now changed his stage name to Kinda is a former member of Xeno-T. If you still don’t know who he is or wants to know more about him then this is the right time to find out more about him. First, let’s take a look at his profile!

Profile of Nakta


Stage Name: Kinda (changed from Nakta on September 29th, 2017)
Birth Name: Shin Yoon Cheol (신윤철)
Position: Vocalist
Date of Birth: April 24th, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 184 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 68 kg (149 lbs)
Unit: Knight Kingdom
Instagram: @kinda_syc


  1. Kinda is a former trainee under Jellyfish Entertainment and was supposed to debut with VIXX.
  2. Kinda lives with his parents and his older sister.
  3. He participated in the show My Dol (Mnet, 2012)
  4. His former stage name Nakta means camel in Korean and comes from his resemblance to the animal.
  5. He was also chosen as the member with the best body by his band members.
  6. On September 29th, 2017, it was announced that Kinda left Topp Dogg.
  7. Kinda has an ideal type who is a kind girl, also a girl with a pretty smile.

Debut with Topp Dogg/Xeno-T in 2013

On October 22nd, 2013, Kinda, with his ex-group, Topp Dogg/Xeno-T released their debut music video for the leading single “Follow Me” (말로해), and a day later, they released their debut EP, Dogg’s OutTopp Dogg released a repackaged version of Dogg’s Out on December 12th, which included the title track “Cigarette” and a Chinese version of “Follow Me.” As stated in his profile, Kinda’s position in Topp Dogg/Xeno-T is the vocalist of the group.

Withdrawal From the Group

Topp Dogg

As we mentioned before on September 29th, 2017, it was announced that Kinda left Topp Dogg. He left the group with two other members, Hansol and P-Goon. After he announced that he has left Xeno-T, he revealed his plans to promote as a solo artist, an electronica musician, under the new stage name Kinda.


We Heart It

Most of Kinda’s discography is with his ex-group, Toppdogg/Xeno-T.


Album Language Release Date Label Formats
 First Street Korean November 7th, 2016  Hunus Entertainment  CD, Digital downloads
Dogg’s Out October 24th, 2013 Stardom Entertainment CD, Digital downloads
Arario January 16th, 2014 Stardom Entertainment CD, Digital downloads
Arario Special Edition (Repackage) February 24th, 2014 Stardom Entertainment CD, Digital downloads
AmadeuS June 9th, 2014 Stardom Entertainment CD, Digital downloads
Amadeus Deluxe Edition (Repackage) August 22nd, 2014 Stardom Entertainment CD, Digital downloads
The Beat October 19th, 2015 Hunus Entertainment CD, Digital downloads


Original Soundtracks

Year Title Albums
2015 Butterfly Core Detective Conan 13th Season OST
Get Out Of My Way Webtoon Dokgo OST
2016 Feel Alive Come Back Mister OST

Music Videos

Year Title Director(s)
2013 Follow Me Kwon Soon-wook (Metaoloz)
2014 Open The Door
2015 Topdog
I Come Julia Ashley
Annie Park Sang-woo & Seong Won-mo (Digipedi)
The Beat Kim Se-hee (August Frogs)
2016 Rainy Day Lee Ki-baek (Tiger Cave)




Kinda is very active on his Instagram account, he often uploads his activities and all of the moments, even his selfies. Such is the following.

  1. He is posing using his two fingers to show the “Peace” sign.

2. Kinda’s Outfit Of The Day!


3. What are you doing, Kinda?


If you want to know more about the latest activities and news from him, follow his Instagram account @kinda_syc.