Profile of BtoB Member Jung Ilhoon and Facts


Btob ilhoon official

BTOB’s Main Rapper, Jung Ilhoon

Jung Ilhoon is a South Korean multi-talented rapper from the boy group BTOB formed by Cube Entertainment on 2012. More well known as Ilhoon from BTOB, he also has specialties as a songwriter, record producer, and actor apart from being a rapper. He has produced songs for his label mates, and also other groups outside his label. Let’s get to know more about multi-talented rapper, Jung Ilhoon.

Jung Ilhoon’s Full Profile and Facts

ilhoon at stage


Real Name : Jung Il-hoon

Birthday : October 4, 1994

Origin : Seoul, South Korea

Zodiac : Libra

Height : 176 cm

Weights : 64 kg

Blood Type : B

Religion : Catholic

Education : Hanlim Multi Art School, Korea College of Media Arts – Acting Course

Speciality : Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer, Actor

Active Year : 2012 – Present

Agency : Cube Entertainment

Motto : First Try It Out and See

Ideal Type : Woman who is pretty, has a husky voice and easy going person.

Social Media : @ilhoonmj


  1. He is the main rapper of boy group BTOB.
  2. He has an older sister who is also active in entertainment industry as a soloist, she is Soloist Joo.
  3. He releases his stress by shopping, which is his hobby.
  4. His childhood dream was to be a soldier, he wanted to serve his country and give his life to it.
  5. He was once diagnosed with lung cancer, and needs to take care his health.
  6. His favourite movie is “The Pianist”.
  7. His favourite food is meat.
  8. His favourite color is black.
  9. His role model is Dynamic Duo.
  10. His favourite fashion brand is Givenchy.
  11. His favourite number is 1004.
  12. He became a special MC along with Bomi from Apink from 2012 until the 206th episode.
  13. When he is nervous, his ears move automatically.
  14. During G.NA’s debut promotion in 2010, he filled in some of Yong Junhyung’s part during G.Na’s performance on a music show for song I’ll Back Off So You Can Live Better.
  15. His debut as an actor was in 2011 through the JTBC sitcom “I Live in Cheongdam Dong”
  16. In 2015, he starred in the web drama, Webtoon Hero: Tundra Show as the lead actor. He played Kim Sung-min.
  17. He is also known for popularizing “Gwiyomi Player”.


Jung Ilhoon’s Discography

 Ilhoon solo

Since his debut as the main rapper of BTOB, he has develop his skills in producing music and writing lyrics for songs. Even though he only has one album, Ilhoon has already released and contributed to many song in the K-pop Industry. Here is the discography of Jung Ilhoon


2018 – Big Wave

Big Wave is Ilhoon’s first album as soloist, which was released on March 8, 2018 by Cube Entertainment and LOEN Entertainment. The album was ranked #2 on the release day. The album consists of 5 songs, including Fancy Shoes (remastered) that was released earlier on the Piece of BTOB album in 2017, and also the title track She’s Gone. In this album, he also collaborated with fellow BTOB member, Hyunsik, and PENTAGON member, Jinho.

Big Wave Album Tracklist
Num Track List
1 Come Closer (feat Hyunsik)
2 Fancy Shoes (Remastered)
3 She’s Gone [Title Track]
4 Big Wave
5 Always (feat Jinho PENTAGON)



2012 My Love By My Side Musical – My Love By My Side Musical (with Heo Ga-yoon)

2017 – Baesisi (with Jisook)