Find Out More About ONF’s Wyatt: Profile, Fun Facts, Pre-debut, and Live Stage Performance

ONF's Wyatt

Introducing You To The Main Rapper and Lead Dancer of ONF—Wyatt

Are you familiar with the boy group named ONF? They debuted in 2017 and are still going strong until now. This time, Channel-Korea will focus on one of its members, Wyatt! He is the main rapper of this group and used to live abroad in the past. Wanna know more about him? In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with every detail about ONF’s Wyatt, so keep on reading!

Full Profile of ONF’s Wyatt

ONF's Wyatt

Birth Name: Shim Jae-young (심재영)

Stage Name: Wyatt (와이엇)

Place and Date of Birth: Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, South Korea, January 23rd, 2995

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Blood Type: O

Height: 175 cm

Weight: 66 kg

Nationality: Korean

Position: Main Rapper, Lead Dancer

Occupation: Singer, Rapper

Years Active: 2017–present

Label: WM Entertainment

Associated With: ONF

Fun Facts About ONF’s Wyatt That You Have to Know!

ONF's Wyatt
  • ONF’s Wyatt’s nicknames are Monkey and Princess
  • ONF’s Wyatt’s English name is Jay
  • ONF’s Wyatt’s family consists of his father, mother, and older brother
  • ONF’s Wyatt grinds his teeth while asleep
  • ONF’s Wyatt’s stage name Wyatt stands for brave since he wants to show off a brave impression
  • ONF’s Wyatt’s MBTI type is ENFP-T
  • ONF’s Wyatt loves to read books, watch romantic dramas, sing, and exercise
  • ONF’s Wyatt used to live in Kazakhstan for several years which is where he became fluent in English
  • If ONF’s Wyatt hadn’t made it as a singer, he would have wanted to be a professional dancer or coffee shop owner
  • ONF’s Wyatt’s favorite food is hamburger
  • ONF’s Wyatt can’t eat jjajangmyeon (black bean noodles), cakes, and curry

What Is ONF’s Wyatt’s Ideal Type?

ONF's Wyatt

Wyatt is one of the most popular idols nowadays who has a lot of charms! His fans, especially women, might get heartbroken if one day he gets a girlfriend. Currently, Wyatt is still single but he once revealed his ideal type. Turns out, if he likes someone, then she will be his ideal type at that moment. Meanwhile, for an ideal date, Wyatt thinks of going on a date in nice weather, while holding hands and walking around the Han River.

The Story of ONF’s Wyatt’s Pre-debut

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Long before Wyatt had debuted as a K-Pop idol, he received an audition offer from a JYP Entertainment staff for the 7th JYP audition at the 2PM concert. It seemed like Wyatt didn’t take it since he got into WM Entertainment on November 23rd, 2010, as a trainee after he got accepted after the audition.

During WM Entertainment’s audition, he sang “It’s Fortune” by Lee Juck. Wyatt spent seven years training while focusing on his studies at the same time. He graduated from Hanlim Multi Art School on February 11th, 2014. Before his debut, Wyatt also appeared on B1A4‘s VCR “Feeling” along with E-Tion.

Take a look at Wyatt’s pre-debut pictures, here:

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onf's wyatt's predebut

Wyatt’s Debut as an ONF Members

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Wyatt officially debuted as an ONF member on August 2nd, 2017, with the first mini-album On/Off! They also released a debut single with the same title and made their stage debut in M! COUNTDOWN on August 3rd, 2017.

In the group, Wyatt is in charge of the main rapper and lead dancer position, he is also included in the group’s subunit named OFF Team, with J-Us, U, and Laun. Shortly after his debut, Wyatt and other ONF members joined the survival show MIXNINE in November 2017.


The group’s popularity increased even more and let them to making their Japanese debut after signing a contract with the Japanese label, Victor Entertainment. While working with the group, Wyatt has composed many songs and written the lyrics as well, such as for “Good Good”, “Sukhumvit Swimming”, “Why”, “Message”, “Incomplete”, and more.

ONF’s Wyatt On Stage: The Incredible Focus Fancam Performance

ONF's Wyatt

Check out ONF’s Wyatt’s amazing stage performances through the clips down below.

In the live performance of “Beautiful Beautiful”, Wyatt looked effortlessly good-looking with a manly style! With the mixture of his dark hair and fierce looks, he nailed the performance.

Have you ever imagined what would happen if K-Pop music was mixed with Mexican vibes? You can check it out through Wyatt’s performance with ONF members of the song “Sukhumvit Swimming” on Music Bank. Wyatt looked like a modern version of the classic cowboy, and not to mention his astonishing rap performance that made our hearts race!

In ONF’s live performance of the song “Why”, the members are looking very attractive with the same outfits. Wyatt drew attention with his dark spiky hairstyle. The moment when he becomes the center and nails the rap part can easily make us adore him even more.

That’s a wrap of the detailed rundown of everything about Wyatt from ONF! He has amazing rapping and dancing skills, he is the English speaker of the group, and he can even compose songs and music, what a multi-talented idol! Do you also think that Wyatt has such an attractive charm? Kindly drop a line with your comment below, and don’t forget to share our article on your social media!