Let’s Meet NCT’s Oldest And Funniest Member ‘Moon Tae-Il’
Taeil, also known as Moon Taeil, is a singer from South Korea. He was born on June 14, 1994. He’ the main vocalist for NCT, a South Korean boy-group under SM Entertainment.
He first launched his debut in the sub-unit NCT U, which has six members: Taeil, Taeyong, Doyoung, Ten, Jaehyun and Mark.
NCT’s Taeil’s Facts
- Taeil is the oldest member of NCT. He was introduced as a member of the SM Rookies in 2015, and was a SM Rookies graduate of SR16B.
- Taeil said that at the same time he was accepted into one of the universities, he was also invited to join SM Entertainment. At that time he was confused about which one to choose, and had to think about it for a month. College was everything for him, but SM Entertainment is also the best agency in Korea. Finally, Taeil said that he chose college, but after being reassured, he chose to join SM Entertainment. He doesn’t regret his choice. (NCT Life Retreat in Paju ep.0)
- He’s NCT’s main vocalist.
- Taeil’s character is quiet; he’s a person who has sensitive feelings, but has difficulty expressing them. Other members wish he’d be a bit more open.
- When people get to know him, they realize that he’s a pleasant person. He feels very comfortable for other members who are younger than him.
- Taeil took good care of Winwin when they become roommates. He did’t forget to remind Winwin to diligently brush his teeth.
- His role model is Super Junior’s Kyuhyun, and wants to be like him.
- He has the same name stage as Block B’s member, Taeil.
- Taeil once played for the soundtrack for the drama The Merchant: Gaekju 2015, on the song “Because of You”.
- Taeil has a younger sister who’s 3 years younger than he is.
- He can play piano and guitar.
- He’s always dreamed of being a singer.
- His ideal type is a girl who is soft and beautiful, but he often changes his ideal type.
- He appeared at JAPAN’s SMTOWN Special on July 5, 2015.
- Taeil is very clever in Mathematics. Reportedly he has an IQ of 150.
Taeil’s Fun Facts
- Taeyong nicknamed Taeil “Moon Taeil Detail”, because Taeil was good at breaking pimples.
- Yuta said that Taeil really likes Winwin (NCT Life Osaka)
- Taeil really likes Winwin. He likes to touch Winwin’s face. Yuta said Taeil came to Winwin then “Oh Winwin!” and gave him a hug, and Winwin said “Hajima hyung!” (don’t do this, bro).
- Then, when Taeil felt a little angry, he would come to Winwin, making a finger heart, but Winwin didn’t care.
- Winwin said if he served Taeil when he was exasperated with him, then Taeil would become more and more
Taeil’s Funny Moments
Taeil Got A Laugh By Wearing A Dress At A Halloween Party, SM Entertainment
The actors and singers who work under SM Entertainment and SMC & C gathered at the SM Halloween Party, which was held on October 26. Photos of the event were finally posted on the official SM Entertainment Instagram account on November 7.
As the youngest group in SM Entertainment, NCT personnel groomed everything at the first SM Halloween party they attended after their debut. Taeyong and his friends dressed up as anime characters.
Taeyong and Jaehyun dressed, respectively, as Jack Frost from “Rise of the Guardians” and Taki from “Kimi no Na wa”. Yuta’s cosplay was the character L from “Death Note”.
The NCT Dream personnel were all dressed as smurfs, and really went all-out by coloring their faces blue. Johnny and Ten became Willy Wonka and Edward Scissorhands, while Haechan and Doyoung dressed as Jack Skellington and Barnabas.
The most interesting costume was Taeil’s. He put on a yellow dress and dressed like Belle from “Beauty and the Beast”. The oldest member of NCT 127 even had the chance to pose in Winwin’s arms, since he dressed as the Beast. They were accompanied by Mark Lee, who came as the Tin Man from “The Wizard of Oz”.
The fans on social media were in awe of Taeil’s makeup, saying he looked beautiful in his dress. They also commented on Winwin’s serious, yet hilarious, expression when embracing the member who was 3 years older than he was.
NCT Life In Paju
NCT Life In Seoul
NCT Life In Osaka
NCT Life In Bangkok
NCT Life Mini X Nimdle
NCT’s Instagram Recent Post
from NCT’s official Instagram account, the last photos they uploaded were NCT members Doyoung, Jeno, and Jaemin in a hotel room.
Let’s Shut Up And Dance From EXO’s Lay, NCT 127, And Jason Derulo Ready To Be Released February 2019
The song Let’s Shut Up and Dance is part of a tribute project for Michael Jackson to confirm his release schedule. The song, which is the result of collaboration between EXO’s Lay, NCT 127, and Jason Derulo, is ready to be released on February 22, 2019.
Let’s Shut Up and Dance will be the first song on this project. The project will release three more songs over the next ten months.
Lay and NCT 127 are Asia’s representatives in a global project that aims to pay homage to the 60th anniversary of Michael Jackson’s birth.