Newkidd’s Jinkwon: Full Profile, Fun Facts, Appearance On Boys-Love Drama

Newkidd's Jinkwon

Everything You Need To Know About Newkidd’s Leader, Kim Jin-kwon!

Do you know about the South Korean boy group Newkidd? If you don’t know, Newkidd is a South Korean boy group that debuted under J-FLO Entertainment on April 25, 2019. Newkidd has 7 original members with Jinkwon, Ji Hansol, Choi Jiann, Yunmin, Woochul, Kang Seungchan, and Hwi.

In this article, there’s detailed information about Newkidd’s member who also has the position as the leader. Usually, the member who has the position as the leader has their own charm, right? Without waiting any longer, let’s find out more about Newkidd’s leader Kim Jin-kwon, including his full profile, fun facts, career journey, and many more in the article below!

Newkidd’s Jinkwon’s Profile

Newkidd's Jinkwon

Real Name: Kim Jinkwon (Hangul: 김진권)

Stage Name: Jinkwon (Hangul: 진권)

Birth: January 31, 2001

Star Sign: Aquarius

Height: 176 cm (5’9″)

Weight: 53 kg (116 lbs)

Blood Type: B

Position in the Group: Leader, Vocalist

Nationality: Korean


  • Hanmaeum Elementary School (Graduated)
  • Neungdong Middle School (Graduated)
  • Hanlim Performing Arts High School (Entertainment/Graduated)
  • Seoul University (Department of Theater and Film / Attended)

Official Site: Instagram ( jinkwon131 )

Newkidd’s Jinkwon’s Fun Facts

Newkidd's Jinkwon
  1. Newkidd’s Jinkwon is part of the original Newkiddd lineup along with Ji Hansol, Yunmin, and Woochul.
  2. Newkidd’s Jinkwon, Yunmin, and Woochul organized a surprise coffee event with fans to show support for Hansol when he appeared on The Unit.
  3. Newkidd’s Jinkwon is roommates with Hansol and Seungchan.
  4. Newkidd’s Jinkwon debuted as an exclusive model for Caffe Bene and continues to be a sportswear exclusive model for Kappa, etc.
  5. Newkidd’s Jinkwon’s role models are EXO and BTS.
  6. Newkidd’s Jinkwon said that he grew up dreaming of becoming a singer after watching EXO’s Showtime.
  7. Newkidd’s Jinkwon entered school a year early due to his early birthday.

Newkidd’s Jinkwon’s Solo Career

Newkidd's Jinkwon

Newkidd’s Jinkwon showed off his versatile charms through a broadcast. He drew attention by communicating with listeners with an interesting personality and witty chats. Jinkwon, the leader of the boy group Newkidd, appeared on the radio where he could “listen.”

Newkidd’s Jinkwon showed off his unusual sense of entertainment by appearing on the live broadcast of EBS Radio’s Listen which was broadcasted on June 16, 2018.

Newkidd’s Jinkwon promoted his versatile charms and gained attention by communicating with listeners with his funny personality and sensible wit while hosting the radio show EBS Radio’s Listen.

Newkidd’s Jinkwon made a special appearance on SBS Radio Power FM’s Bae Seong-jae’s Ten with Hong Jinho. Jinkwon, who appeared as the first male idol guest after the program was established, made an outstanding performance with his excellent wit and charm in the popular corner where mafia games are played.

Newkidd's Jinkwon

Ocean Baseball Team is a program in which extraordinary opponents challenge a baseball team made up of 5th-grade elementary school to 1st-grade middle school students. Newkidd’s Jinkwon predicted an interesting match and a bouncing performance. He was selected as the MC for Ozzie’s Baseball Team.

Ocean Baseball Team competed with YouTube channels PDB and K-Tigers as well as with former professional tennis players and college students in a unique bat hit match and a tennis ball and home tag match.

In particular, the match between the baseball team in the backcountry was held at KT Wiz Park, and you can see the matrix view, position view, pitching analysis, and motion tracking video provided by Pro Baseball Live, a 5G realistic professional baseball relay services produced by DIA TV, a channel specializing in creators of CJ ENM.

Newkidd’s Jinkwon became one of the representatives of the group to get a chance in solo activities. Therefore, Newkidd’s Jinkwon can optimize his talent in various skills such as host, actor, and guest star in some events.