The Story of Jun: Active U-KISS Member Who Re-Debuted as a UNB Member

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Everything You Need To Know About U-KISS’s Maknae Lee Jun-young

Are you familiar with U-Kiss? Yes, U-Kiss is a boy group from South Korea who are famous for their single titled “0330” and also a futuristic concept that made many fans from within the country and abroad follow the career of this boy group that made their debut in 2010. As time went by, U-Kiss have received more recognization and were also active in releasing new songs. However, U-Kiss also underwent formation changes that occurred in 2010, 2012, and 2014.

In the end, U-Kiss got the latest member who joined the group, Lee Jun-young, who has successfully maintained his career as a member of U-Kiss and got several achievements from his hard work. U-Kiss’s Jun also managed to get 1st rank in the survival show The Unit that was aired in 2017 and also acted in several K-Dramas, such as Avengers Social Club (2017), Goodbye to Goodbye (2018), and Class of Lies.

In this article, we are going to provide you with detailed information about U-Kiss’s Jun that you should know! Now, without further ado, let’s check out the article below!

U-Kiss’s Jun’s Full Profile

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Real Name: Lee Jun-young (Hangul: 이준영)

Stage Name: Jun (Hangul: 준)

Place and Date of Birth: Uijeongbu, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, January 22nd, 1997

Star Sign: Aquarius

Height: 185 cm (6’1″)

Weight: 61 kg (134 lbs)

Blood Type: AB

Position in the group: Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae


  • Seoul Muhak Elementary School
  • Muhak Middle School
  • Seoul Seongsu High School
  • Pai Chai University (Dept. of Theater and Film/Bachelor’s degree)

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U-Kiss’s Jun’s Facts

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  1. U-Kiss’s Jun’s MBTI is INFP
  2. U-Kiss’s Jun is fluent in Korean, Japanese, and English
  3. U-Kiss’s Jun used to have a Maltese dog named Dodo and he used to take pictures with his dog for an interview (FYI: Dodo passed away on March 12th, 2020)
  4. U-Kiss’s Jun is 6 years younger than the other members
  5. U-Kiss’s Jun has a younger sister, Lee Seo-young
  6. U-Kiss’s Jun took the college entrance exam in 2015
  7. U-Kiss’s Jun shared a room with U-Kiss’s Hoon
  8. U-Kiss’s Jun’s favorite season is Fall/Autumn
  9. U-Kiss’s Jun joined the group in June 2015
  10. U-Kiss’s Jun has his own picture as his phone wallpaper
  11. U-Kiss’s Jun’s hobbies are playing video games and bowling
  12. U-Kiss’s Jun likes to stay at home, but doesn’t mind going out when there’s a chance
  13. U-Kiss’s Jun enjoys listening all-female Korean indie groups, including 406 Project
  14. U-Kiss’s Jun likes to cook and he always takes a picture of himself while cooking
  15. U-Kiss’s Jun is really confident about making a good Aglio Olio Pasta
  16. U-Kiss’s Jun has a tear spot under his right eye
  17. U-Kiss’s Jun prefers taking a full-body shot for a picture rather than selfies on his Instagram because he wants to share the fashion style that he wore in daily life or during schedules with the fans
  18. U-Kiss’s Jun adores Hwang Jung-min and Cho Jin-woong because they have great personalities and he also wants to become an actor like them who perform naturally
  19. U-Kiss’s Jun obtained a driver license in 2020 and got a BMW X3M car
  20. U-Kiss’s Jun has a goal to upload a dancing video once a month in 2021 because dancing is one of his hobbies and he likes to upload a lot of videos on social media while dancing with his acquaintances dancers
  21. U-Kiss’s Jun would like to travel to Spain
  22. U-Kiss’s Jun’s dream, when he was a kid, was to become a soccer player
  23. U-Kiss’s Jun’s role models are Chris Brown and G-Dragon
  24. U-Kiss’s Jun likes to eat nacho with cheese sauce while watching a movie
  25. U-Kiss’s Jun can drink 2 bottles of Soju
  26. U-Kiss’s Jun would sleep with his eyes open when he’s too tired
  27. U-Kiss’s Jun made an appearance in the web series titled Wonderful Meal in a Strange Country that was aired on Naver
  28. U-Kiss’s Jun also made an appearance in the K-Dramas Avengers Social Club (2017), Goodbye to Goodbye (2018), and Class of Lies as Yoon Beom-jin (2019)
  29. U-Kiss’s Jun received the Best New Actor Award at the 26th Korea Culture & Entertainment Awards and the MBC Drama Awards in 2018
  30. U-Kiss’s Jun appeared in LABOUM’s “Turn It On” music video
  31. U-Kiss’s Jun participated in KBS’s The Unit and finished in 1st place which gave him the chance to debut with UNB
  32. U-Kiss’s Jun shared a room with Ji Hansol while promoting with The Unit and UNB
  33. U-Kiss’s Jun debuted with UNB on April 7th, 2018, and ended his promotion as a UNB member when the group disbanded on January 27th, 2019
  34. U-Kiss’s Jun was chosen as the visual of The Unit by at least 11 male contestants
  35. U-Kiss’s Jun was chosen as the member that the 7 contestants of The Unit want to resemble with
  36. U-Kiss’s Jun participated in the 2018 Ice Bucket Challenge with Boyfriend’s Donghyun and for the next participants chose Jo Bo-ah, Shin Dong-woo, and Block B’s U-Kwon
  37. U-Kiss’s Jun participated in Law of the Jungle in ep. 340–343
  38. U-Kiss’s Jun participated as a contestant of King of Masked Singer that was aired on May 6th, 2018
  39. U-Kiss’s Jun released his first solo album on December 5th, 2019, titled Gallery
  40. U-Kiss’s Jun appeared in MBC’s Unnies Salon with Lee Jin-hyuk and also acted in Good Casting
  41. U-Kiss’s Jun’s ideal type is a girl who would take care of him well, humorous like Ra Mi-ran and kind like Myung Se-bin, according to his co-stars from Avengers Social Club