All About Korean Singer and Wanna One’s Member Kim Jae-hwan

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Meet The Adorable Wanna One’s Jae-hwan

Kim Jae-hwan is the main vocalist of the boy-group Wanna One. His successful debut through Mnet’s “Produce 101 Season 2” is making his future as singer bright. Kim Jae-hwan had already gained some popularity even before his debut with Wanna One. There are a lot of reasons why Jae-hwan is adorable. Let’s check them out!


Wanna One’s Jae-hwan: Profile and Facts

Kim Jae-hwan profile and facts

Real Name – Kim Jae-hwan

Birthday – May 27, 1996

Origin – Wonju, Gangwon, South Korea

Zodiac Sign – Gemini

Nationality – Korean

Height – 175 cm

Weight – 61 kg

Blood Type – O

Education – Seoul Jeonggok Elementary School | Samjeong Middle School | Gochang High School | Howon University of Practical Music and Vocal Studies

Years Active – 2017 – Present

Agency – YMC Entertainment | Stone Entertainment | CJ&M Entertainment

Ideal Type – Someone cute and older than him


  1. He came in 4th on Produce 101, with a total 1,051,735 votes.
  2. He’s the only child in the family.
  3. He has an unique sense of humor that his groupmates, Seungwoo and Daniel, can’t understand
  4. He’s known for his almost maniacal laughter.

  5. He was the only contestant on Mnet’s “Produce 101 Season 2” who didn’t already have an agency.
  6. During his schedule with Wanna One, he already signed a contract with CJ&M Entertainment.
  7. He can play flute, piano and guitar.
  8. Among Wanna One members, he’s the only one who doesn’t like to do cleaning. He’s also the most messy, and too lazy to wash up in the group.
  9. He was in 2012’s “Korea’s Got Talent 2” until the semi-finals.
  10. He like to practice singing in his room.
  11. He used to share a room with Jihoon, Woojin, Guanlin and Minhyun before they moved to apartments where he has his own room.
  12. He had done a lot of busking before his debut with Wanna One.
  13. On an episode of MBC’s “The King of Masked Singer”, he revealed that he was really thankful for Kim Gu-ra for giving him an opportunity on “Korea’s Got Talent”.
  14. He claimed to have a lot of specialities on MBC’s “Weekly Idol”.

Wanna One’s Jae-hwan: Discography

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Well known as a member of Wanna One, Kim Jae-hwan has sung a lot of songs outside his group. Also working as a solo performer, Kim Jae-hwan has sung on several shows. Let’s take a look at Jae-hwan’s discography, below!

Wanna One


2017, Mnet’s “Produce 101 Season 2” – It’s Me (Pick Me)

2017, “Produce 101 Season 2” – Never by Nation’s Sons

2017, “Produce 101 Season 2” – Hands on Me

2017,“Produce 101 Season 2” – Always


King of Mask Singer

Immortal Songs 2

Other Solo Performances


Jaehwan’s Filmography

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Kim Jae-hwan made TV show appearances even before he debuted as a Wanna One member. Kim Jae-hwan was already popular among older girls for his sweet, angelic yet powerful vocals along with his skil with a guitar. He several audition programs before gaining success from Mnet “Produce 101 Season 2”. Kim Jae-hwan was even popular every time he went busking with his friend, and became a model for a soloist’s music video as a guitarist. Let’s check out Kim Jae-hwan’s popularity through his filmography.

TV Shows

Kim Jae-hwan’s Individual TV Show Appearances
Year Network TV Show Title Appeared as
2012 Korea’s Got Talent Contestant
2016 SBS Vocal War: God’s Voice
2017 Mnet Produce 101 Season 2
KBS Immortal Song 2


Music Videos

2014, Yang Song E – Smiling Goodbye

2017, Momoland – Freeze



Wanna one concert
Wanna One’s Concert List
Date City Country Venue
June 1, 2018 Seoul South Korea, Asia Gocheok Sky Dome
June 2, 2018
June 3, 2018
June 21, 2018 San Jose United States, North America Event Center Arena
June 26, 2018 Dallas Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
June 29, 2018 Chicago Rosemont Theatre
July 2, 2018 Atlanta Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
July 10, 2018 Chiba Japan, Asia Makuhari Messe
July 11, 2018
July 13, 2018 Singapore, Asia Singapore Indoor Stadium
July 15, 2018 Jakarta Indonesia, Asia Indonesia Convention Exhibition
July 21, 2018 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Asia Axiata Arena
July 28, 2018 Hong Kong, Asia AsiaWorld-Arena
July 29, 2018
August 4, 2018 Bangkok Thailand, Asia Impact Arena
August 5, 2018
August 17, 2018 Melbourne Australia, Oceania Hisense Arena
August 25, 2018 Taipei Taiwan, Asia National Taiwan University Multi-purpose Gymnasium
August 26, 2018
September 1, 2018 Manila Philippines, Asia Mall of Asia Arena

‘Produce 101’ Season 2

Debut as Wanna One

Wanna One debut
Wanna One’s TV show appearance list
Year Network TV Show Title
2017 Mnet Produce 101 Season 2
Wanna One Go
SBS Mobidic Wanna City
KBS Happy Together
Mnet Wanna One Go Season 2: Zero Base
2018 Wanna One Go in Jeju
Wanna One Go Season 3: X-Con
KBS Immortal Song
Happy Together
JTBC Knowing Brother, episode 156
Idol Room
MBC The King of Mask Singer
Weekly Idol, episodes 315 – 316 and 350
Olleh TV Wanna Travel



Kim Jae-hwan lotteria
Wanna One Photoshoot List
No Date Brand
1 June 27, 2017 InnisFree
2 July 4, 2017 1st Look Magazine
3 July 17, 2017 K-Swiss
4 July 21, 2017 Lotte Biscuit Yo-hi CF
5 Samsung Pay
6 Lotteria
7 Ghana Chocolate
8 Mexicana Fried Chicken
9 Mobile Game: The Musician
10 Yo-hi Milkis Water
11 Yakult Cold Brew
12 School Uniform: Ivy Club
13 Mobile App: SNOW
14 Perfume: Clean
15 Contact Lens: Lens Nine
16 Bluetooth Earphone: Mobifren
17 Toothpaste: Plesia
18 Vitamin: Vita 500
19 Bank Shinhan
20 Online Shopping Mall: G-Market
21 Reebok
22 Hinte Jiro
23 GQ Korea


Guitar Skill


Korea Got Talent


Wanna One’s Jaehwan’s Diet Tips

Kim Jae-hwan diet

Kim Jae-hwan attempted a diet because he wanted his idol-look rather than “mandu Jae-hwan”. Since the “Wanna Go” show, Kim Jae-hwan already attempted his diet method by giving up snacks, while other members were trying to tempt him with food. However, his diet is working and Kim Jae-hwan is looking more mature and masculine.


Jaehwan’s Latest News

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Kim Jae-hwan will be promoting the Power of Destiny album as Wanna One’s final album. The group will be officially disbanded at the end of 2018, although Wanna One will be staying together through January, 2019, just for attending award ceremonies. Afterward, all of Wanna One members, including Kim Jae-hwan, will check back in with their own agencies for further plans. Most of the predictions for Kim Jae-hwan are he will become successful as a soloist, rather than joining another boy-group.