All About the Most Handsome Face in Asia, Lee Gi-kwang
Lee Gi-kwang is a South Korean multi talented artist. He began his debut as a soloist from CUBE Entertainment on 2009 before later debuting as BEAST member from the same company. Lee Gi-kwang was chosen as the most handsome face in Asia by worldwide vote. Lee Gi-kwang not only is known as a singer, but also as an actor, songwriting, dancer, MC and model. Let’s get to know more about Lee Gi-kwang.
Lee Gi-kwang Full Profile and Facts
Real Name = Lee Gi-kwang
Nickname = AJ (Ace Junior), Pelvic Bone Kwang
Birthday = March 30, 1990
Origin = Gwangju, South Korea
Blood Type = A
Religion = Christian
Occupation = Singer-songwriter, Actor
Education = Seoul Absence of Comprehensive Art School
Hobbies = watch movie, dancing, exercising, sleeping and reading comic.
Favourite Idol = Taeyang BIGBANG, Omarion and USHER.
Favourite pose = Puffed out his cheeks
Favourite Japanese word = 大好き daisuki (I love [you/it])
Favourite Color = Black
Favourite Quote = Enjoying a movie can relieve stress and forget all worries
Ideal Type = a girl with round features and some flesh than girls with sharp features. Someone who has sexy, cute and charming side; also someone who can make a move first since he actually a shy person.
Group = BEAST | HIGHLIGHT – Vocalist
Fan club name = ACES
Agency = Cube Entertainment | Around Us Entertainment
Years Active = 2008 – Present
- His personality is bright, foolish, affirmative, fond of exercise, very friendly.
- He used to be a JYP Entertainment trainee for 4 years before being eliminated.
- He used to be a DSP Entertainment trainee before went to JYP Entertainment
- He used to be an Epik High dancer.
- He likes to do crump dance.
- He is allergic to seafood.
- He only had one double eyelid on his eyes and always felt insecure from it.
- He easily goes to sleep once he lays down on the bed.
- His favourite drink is Protein Shake.
- He has a younger brother named Lee Hae-kyung
- He has been a trainee for a total of 5-7 years.
- He doesn’t like to do cleaning but loves working out.
- It is difficult for him to gain weight.
- He didn’t know the difference between a swing and a seesaw as a child.
- He used to practice dancing until late from before his debut until after debut.
- He loves watching black people dance since they dance very passionately.
- He learned to compose songs for himself at first before later becoming a songwriter.
- He learned MC opening statements from Jo Kwon.
- He always trusts other people words even its wrong.
- He was a CUBE Entertainment first trainee without joining any audition.
- When he first debut as a soloist, he was named AJ before debuting as BEAST member. Yoon Doo-joon, Yong Jun-hyung, Jang Hyun-seung and Yang Yo-seob became his back up dancers before BEAST’s debut.
- He became a model for Ailee’s “Heaven“ music video.
- He became a member of South Korean celebrity soccer team and visited Indonesia once with his team.
- He ranked 9th in allkpop’s Which Celebrity Born in 1990 has the Biggest Potential to go Far poll.
- He opened Lady Gaga’s Korean showcase on June 17, 2009.
- He become one of the founders of Around Us Entertainment on December 9, 2016 along with Yoon Doo-joon, Yang Yo-seob, Yong Jun-hyung and Son Dong-woon.
- He bought his dad a building.
- He is the most popular Korean artist in Hong Kong.
- As a soloist, he already held 2 concerts in Korea and Japan. LEEGIKWANG Mini LIVE 2018 <ONE> held in Blue Square I Market Hall, Seoul on January 27-28, 2018 and Japan – Mynavi BLITZ, Akasaka, Tokyo on July 22, 2018.
Does Lee Gi-kwang has a Girlfriend?
During an episode of KBS “Happy Together” on October 26, 2017. He revealed that he is a straightforward person who will make obvious hint for the girl he likes. One time, Lee Gi-kwang was dating a girl and he found out that the girl was cheating with a man who was familiar to him. His mind went blank but decided to leave them. Later on, their relationship dwindled apart and they decided to break up. Now, Lee Gi-kwang relationship is known as single while he still busy with his own schedule.