Everything You Need to Know About Produce 101 Contestant and BTS V’s Friend Jang Moon-Bok!
Jang Moon-Bok (장문복), also commonly known as JMVOK, is a South Korean rapper under Star Entertainment (formerly known as ONO Entertainment). He was born on April 11, 1995, in Daegu, South Korea. He debuted on July 1, 2016 with the single “Hip Hop President.” He appeared on Mnet’s Produce 101 Season 2 but was eliminated on episode 10.
Jang Moon-Bok’s Profile
|Birth Name||Jang Moon-Bok (장문복)|
|Born||April 11, 1995, Daegu, South Korea|
|Weight||49kg (108 lbs)|
|Social Media||Instagram: check_h.p|
|Agent||Star Entertainment (formerly known as ONO Entertainment)|
Jang Moon-Bok’s Facts
- Jang Moon-Bok was born in Daegu, South Korea
- He is known for his Superstar K2 audition tape
- He ranked 27th on Produce 101
- He was featured in N.Flying’s “The Real”
- His nickname on the show was Ending Fairy because of a shot of him at the end of the Me, It’s Me performance where he looked like Jung Chae-Yeon (Season 1’s “Ending Fairy”)
- While on Produce 101 he was close with Seong Hyun-Woo and Yoon Hee-Seok. Both of them left their original companies and joined ONO, and they both feature on Jang Moon-bok’s first mini album Peeps.
- He is friends with V from BTS
Jang Moon-Bok’s Discography
Jang Moon-Bok’s First Mini Album ‘Peeps’
Jang Moon-Bok’s first mini album is titled ‘Peeps’. This mini album was released on March 06, 2018 and contains 7 songs in it, namely:
Wailing (곡성) 2018 (With Sapo (사포) & Seong Hyun-Woo(성현우))
Red (With Yun Hee-Suk & So Ji-Hyuk)
Real Fact (리얼 팩트) (With Seong Hyun-Woo(성현우) & Yun Hee-Suk(윤희석))
Skit (With Peeps) (CD Only)
Be With You (같이 걸을 래) (With Hwang Ah-Young(황 아영))
Don’t Be Afraid (겁 먹지마) (With Seong Hyun-Woo)
Hip President (힙 통령)
Let’s Walk Together (Single)
This single contains 2 songs in it, Be With You (같이 걸을 래) And Be With You (같이 걸을 래) instrument version. This single was released on July 20, 2017.
Hip Hop President (Single)
This single contains 2 songs in it, Hip Hop President (힙 통령) And Gogseong (곡성) (feat. Sapo, Be-All). This single was released on July 01, 2016.
in this single, Jang Moon-Bok only released one song titled Check (췍) (feat. Lee Se-Young). This single was released on March 17, 2017.
Jang Moon-Bok’s Filmography
|Devil Inspector 2||
|A Battle of One Voice: 300||
|I Can See Your Voice: Season 5||
|Produce 101: Season 2||
|Video Star: Season 1||
|The Return of Superman||
Jang Moon-Bok Revealed a Lot Of Crying During The ‘Superstar K2’ Audition
Jang Moon-Bok opened up about his ‘Superstar K2‘ audition that gave him the nickname ‘Hip Hop President’.
On the first episode of ‘Produce 101‘ season 2, Jang Moon Bok talked about his past audition and said, “At the time, I was rejective. I thought my rap was cool. I ignored the negative reactions. But my mother heard not just the criticism on my rap but other malicious remarks. I felt sorry for creating such situations for my mom. I regretted auditioning for ‘Superstar K2’.”
He continued, “I cried a lot alone. I also wondered if I should continue the music and rap that I love. I worried whether I should just live like others or try the things I love. (Ultimately) I felt like I need to try it until the end since I started it. Even if I become a topic of laughter, I don’t have anything to lose now. That’s why I applied for it. I want to show my improvements.”
Jang Moon-Bok is currently participating in ‘Produce 101’ season 2 as a trainee of ONO Entertainment.
Jang Moon-Bok Reveals Interesting Things From ‘Produce 101 Season 2’
One of the contestants from ‘Produce 101 Season 2’, Jang Moon-Bok has just been eliminated from the event. Up to the big round of 35, he received enough attention from netizens. After being eliminated, he was also present in the Live V live broadcast with the Jang Moon-Bok theme Check Check Live Show_Vol.3
Through the broadcast, he said, “If I try to share all the stories about friends at ‘Produce 101 Season 2’ of course I will be here all day. 24 hours a day it will not be enough,” he said. “For example, Yoo Seon-Ho eats five times a day, and even when he’s eating, he’ll say he’s hungry,” he added hilariously.
On June 9, Jang Moon-Bok entered in position 27 so he must be eliminated. Regarding this, he said, “When I was at the event, it was very difficult. But after now my struggle there was over, I became sad. After finishing shooting the episode, I immediately went home and slept. When I woke the next morning, I thought , ‘now what should I do’ and my mind is empty,” he said.
Famous for having beautiful long hair, Jang Moon-Bok reveals an interesting thing about her hair. “People keep asking me when I will cut my hair, and I actually intend to cut my hair if I go into the top 20. It would be nice to appear in the final round with new hair,” he said.
Friendly Greeted by Jang Moon-Bok, One Of The Fans ‘Produce 101’ Participants Even Swearing At Him To Die.
Inevitably, Jang Moon-Bok became one of the trainees whose names were discussed a lot after participating in the “Produce 101” event. Recently, Netter was shocked after seeing a video featuring Jang Moon-Bok in the program.
The “Produce 101” participants are known to get hidden missions in the Sangnam area. The schedule was leaked, the fans gathered to see the “Produce 101” trainees including Jang Moon-Bok.
In this video, Jang Moon-Bok who is riding a car looks friendly to greet the fans who are there. However, one of the fans from other participants even dared to shout and swear him to die.
Inevitably, the short video is certainly the spotlight of the netter. Dare to swear at someone in front of his face immediately, netter was furious to see the fans’ action.
“Are they crazy? What did Jang Moon-Bok do wrong to be told to die like that!” said Netter. “Maybe he is indeed less talented, but the person who shouted is really out of date,” added another. “I saw the video and indeed the scream was very loud. Poor, maybe Jang Moon-Bok also heard the cheeky fans,” said another.
‘Produce 101’ Contestant Jang Moon-Bok Reveals The Beginning Of Strange Friendship with V From BTS
Before becoming one of the participants in the ‘Produce 101: Season 2’ survival program, Jang Moon-bok was also already by K-pop fans, especially BTS. Because, some time before, Jang Moon-bok had been introduced as friend V through a photo.
Many are curious how they can get to know each other and then make friends that are close enough. So on the occasion of his interview with the media Ilgan Sports, Jang Moon-bok also told about the story of his friendship with V.
This long-haired guy said, that the beginning of his meeting with BTS members was quite strange. He said, “We first met in the bathroom (school). We are in a different class, but we meet in the bathroom because it is in the middle. ”
“Then suddenly V said to me, ‘I like watching’ Superstar K ‘. I was surprised because he approached me first and then that’s where we got close,” he continued. However, Jang Moon-bok said that it was increasingly difficult to meet after V became a trainee.
“And then last year, we met and ate together. We took sweet selfies together as jokes, but I didn’t know it would be like that. He also supported me at ‘Produce 101’ the second season,” added Jang Moon-bok.
Lastly, this 22-year-old guy also claimed to be very proud to see V receive a lot of love from fans around the world. So, Jang Moon-bok is also motivated to become a singer immediately.
Jang Moon-Bok Reveals That BTS V Is A Good Friend
One of the popular participants at ‘Produce 101 Season 2’, Jang Moon-Bok, recently revealed how close it is to the V BTS. The man who is famous for his long hair admitted that he and V had been in school during high school, and since then both have made friendships until now.
Jang Moon-Bok also revealed that he had time to sing one of the BTS songs while participating in ‘Produce 101 Season 2’. After getting satisfying results, Jang Moon-Bok claimed to have congratulated him on V.
“In the initial ‘Produce 101’ evaluation, I brought Boy in Luv from BTS,” he said. “I think V also saw it. When I was ranked 2, V sent a message and congratulated me.”
Speaking of his best friend, Jang Moon-Bok claimed to be happy to see V’s success now. According to him, the idol whose real name is Kim Tae-Hyung really deserves it because he always works hard.
“I saw it closely how hard V tried to be a singer since he prepared his auditions,” he said. “I’m glad he finally succeeded.”
Although still communicating with each other, Jang Moon-Bok admitted that he and V had rarely met because they were both busy. But Jang Moon-Bok’s view of V has not changed one bit because V has always been attentive and motivated him.
“Although we cannot meet often because of busyness, he is still a good friend who motivates me,” he said.
To Reduce Sleep Time, Here’s How Jang Moon-Bok Cares For His Beautiful Hair
Since his appearance as a contestant for the Mnet “Produce 101: Season 2” survival program, Jang Moon-Bok has stolen the public’s attention because of his “different” appearance. This 22-year-old guy appeared prominently with his long hairstyle loose.
The women who saw Jang Moon-Bok’s beautiful long hair must have felt jealous and were curious about how he treated his hair until it grew healthy like that. Recently, Jang Moon-Bok also revealed his secret in the OnStyle beauty program ‘Get It Beauty’.
In the episode that aired Wednesday (9/8), one of Lee Honey’s ‘Get It Beuty’ hosts who was surprised by Jang Moon-Bok’s beautiful hair said, “I have never seen a man with hair as smooth as this.”
The trainee rapper from the O & O Entertainment agency shared tips on maintaining healthy hair. “I used to sleep for a long time but when I started to lengthen my hair, I had to reduce sleep time to take care of him,” said Jang Moon-Bok. “I use treatment (hair) every day and I think (my fine hair) is due to genetic factors,” he added.
Even though it didn’t make it through the big 11 ‘Produce 101: Season 2’, Jang Moon-Bok seems to be enjoying his popularity now. Thanks to the beautiful hair he has, he has even recently been chosen as the new face or model for L’Oreal Paris hair care products.