Get to Know More about TS Entertainment’s New Boy Group, TRCNG: Profile, Facts, Discography, etc

TRCNG: B.A.P’s Little Brothers

In 2017, TS Entertainment again debuted a boy band with a formation comprising ten members. This is the second boy band of the agency, after B.A.P debuted in 2012. Many netizens think that the new boy band created by TS Entertainment is B.A.P’s little brother. TRCNG is the name of the new boy band that TS Entertainment debuted in October 2017. TRCNG stands for ‘Teen Rising Champion in a New Generation,’ made up of 10 members, namely Jihun, Hayoung, Taeseon, Wooyeop, Jisung, Hyunwoo, Siwoo, Hohyeon, and Kangmin.

The boys have an average age of 15.9 and all the members are born in or after 2000. They released music videos for the songs “Spectrum” and “Wolf Baby” which reached more than three million views each on YouTube. In May 2018, they performed both songs as part of the 2018 Dream Concert. Even though they only had a career for one year in the Korean music industry, the name TRCNG is very popular and has become very famous.

Now, let’s check out their profiles!

Profiles and Facts about TCRNG Members

1. Profile and Facts about Jihun

Real Name: Kim Ji Hun

Stage Name: Jihun

Date of Birth: January 9th, 2000

Age: 19 years old

Position: Lead Vocal

Height: 176 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: B

Zodiac: Capricorn

Hobby: cycling

Specialty: playing the violin

Some Facts about Jihun:

  1. Jihun’s nickname is Honey face.
  2. His favorite musician is The Script.
  3. Jihun had an acting career and was in dramas like Doctor Stranger.
  4. Jihun’s motto is, “Always be happy for everything that happens in your life.”

2. Profile and Facts about Hayoung

Real Name: Choi Ha Young

Stage Name: Hayoung

Date of Birth: August 22nd, 2000

Age: 19 years old

Position: Main Vocal

Height: 181 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type:  A

Zodiac: Leo

Hobbies: playing soccer

Specialty: English, composing, and working out

Some Facts about Hayoung:

  1. Hayoung is friends with NCT’s Haechan, and he wants to do a duet with him.
  2. Hayoung admires B.A.P‘s Daehyun and would love to sing with him one day, he also joined TS because he admires B.A.P.
  3. He is the English speaker of the group.
  4. Hayoung has lived in L.A., California.
  5. He is one of SOPA’s (School of Performing and Arts) students.

3. Profile and Facts about Taeson

Real Name: Yang Tae Seon

Stage Name: Taeson

Date of Birth: September 17th, 2000

Age: 19 years old

Position: Lead Vocal

Height:  182 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: A

Zodiac: Virgo

Hobby: Shopping

Specialty: staring contests

Some Facts about Taeson:

  1. He is a fan of BIGBANG’s Taeyang and APINK’s Chorong.
  2. Taeseon is friends with Golden Child’s Bomin.
  3. Teson motto is, “If you believe in yourself, you can do anything.”
  4. Taeseon used to be a Hanlim student, then he moved to SOPA.
  5. Taeseon’s nickname is Frog leader because he has big eyes.

4. Profile and Facts about Hakmin

Real Name: Lee Hak Min

Stage Name: Hakmin

Date of Birth: September 20th, 2000

Age: 19 years old

Position: Sub Vocalist and Dance

Height: 171 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: B

Zodiac: Virgo

Hobby: Bowling

Specialty: Limbo

Some Facts about Hakmin:

  1. Hakmin calls himself Chicken because he’s crispy on the outside and soft on the inside.
  2. His favorite musicians are Chris Brown and B.A.P’s Jongup.
  3. Hakmin is left-handed.
  4. Hakmin is also from SOPA.

5. Profile and Facts about Wooyeop

Real Name: Jo Woo Yeop

Stage Name: Wooyeop

Date of Birth: September 27th, 2000

Age: 19 years old

Position: Sub Vocalist and Dance

Height: 179 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: B

Zodiac: Libra

Hobby: Watching dramas

Specialty: Taekwondo

Some Facts about Wooyeop:

  1. Wooyeop likes coffee, especially Americano and caramel macchiato.
  2. Wooyeop, Siwoo, and Hohyeon only trained for about one and a half years before debuting.
  3. He started practicing taekwondo since he was 4 years old.
  4. His nickname is sweet caffeine because he likes coffee and his personality is sweet.

6. Profile and Facts about Jisung

Real Name: Kim Ji Sung

Stage Name: Jisung

Date of Birth: December 21st, 2000

Age: 19 years old

Position: High rap

Height: 171 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: O

Zodiac: Sagittarius

Hobby: Writing

Specialty: Backpack Kid Dance

Some Facts about Jisung:

  1. Jisung is the hardest to wake up in the morning.
  2. People say that Jisung looks like the Pokemon Rattata.
  3. Jisung was a child actor.
  4. He has been training for five years.
  5. Jisung and Kangmin wore braces pre-debut.

7. Profile and Facts about Hyunwoo

Real Name: Kim Hyun Woo

Stage Name: Hyunwoo

Date of Birth: January 21st, 2000

Age: 18 years old

Position: Low Rap and Dance

Height: 173 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: A

Zodiac: Aquarius

Hobby: working out

Specialty: arm wrestling

Some Facts about Hyunwoo:

  1. Hyunwoo eats the most out of all of the members.
  2. Same with Jisung, Hyunwoo has been training for five years.
  3. His favorite musicians are Beenzino, Tyler the Creator, and Meek Mill.
  4. His favorite food is rice, he loves rice.

8. Profile and Facts about Siwoo

Real Name: Yoo Si Woo

Stage Name: Siwoo

Date of Birth: May 11th, 2001

Age: 18 years old

Position: Low Rapp

Height: 178 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: O

Zodiac: Taurus

Hobbies: playing games and reading manga

Specialty: speaking Rusian

Some Facts about Siwoo:

  1. He lived in Kyrgyzstan for seven years which is why he is good at speaking Rusian.
  2. Siwoo, Wooyeop, and Hohyeon only trained for about year and a half before debuting.
  3. His favorite artist is Big Sean.
  4. People call him Bolmejael Siwoo, meaning “the more you look at him, the more handsome he becomes.”

9. Profile and Facts about Hohyeon

Real Name: Lee Ho Hyeon

Stage Name: Hohyeon

Date of Birth: October 14th, 2001

Age: 18 years old

Position: Main Rapper

Height: 177

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: A

Zodiac: Libra

Hobbies: cooking

Specialty: writing lyrics

Some Facts about Hyohyeon:

  1. Hohyeon, Siwoo, and Wooyeop only trained for about one and a half years before debuting.
  2. Hohyeon is left-handed.
  3. If Hohyeon was a girl, he said he’d date Hayoung, because he looks good and they get along well.
  4. Hohyeon participated in writing the rap parts for the album.

10. Profile and Facts about Kangmin

Real Name: Kim Kang Min

Stage Name: Kangmin

Date of Birth: November 13th, 2001

Age: 18 years old

Position: Maknae, Main Vocal, Dance

Height: 169 cm

Weight: N/A

Blood Type: A

Zodiac: Scorpio

Hobby: drawing

Specialty: B-boy dancing

Some Facts about Kangmin:

  1. Kangmin gets ready the quickest in the morning.
  2. His nickname is Siberian Husky because he has a puppy personality.
  3. His favorite musician is Justin Bieber.
  4. Kangmin and Jisung wore braces pre-debut.