Everything You Should Know About We In The Zone’s Youngest Member; Kim Shi-hyun!
Do you know We In The Zone? If you don’t know about them, We In The Zone (hangul: 위인더존) is a South Korean boy group that debuted under Choon Entertainment on May 27, 2019. We In The Zone has 5 original members line-up with Eson, Jooan, Kyeongheon , Shihyun and Min.
In this article, let’s find out more about We In The Zone’s visual and maknae, who previously appeared as a contestant on ‘Under Nineteen’ and ‘Produce 101: Season 2’. Without waiting any longer, let’s find out more about We In The Zone’s Shihyun starting from his full profile, fun facts, appearance on survival show and many more in this article below!
We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s Full Profile
Real Name : Kim Won (hangul: 김원) but he legally changed it to Kim Shi-hyun (hangul: 김시현)
Stage Name : Kim Shi-hyun (hangul: 시현)
Birth : Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea, May 6, 1998
Star Sign : Taurus
Height : 175 cm (5’9″)
Weight : 58kg (128lbs)
Blood Type : A
Family Member : Parents, Older Brother (Kim Young)
- Sangnam Elementary School
- Sangnam Middle School
- Changwon Nam High School
- Dongtan High School (dropped out)
Position of the group : Lead Dancer, Vocalist, Visual, Maknae
Official Site : Instagram ( @shihyun0506 )
We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s Facts
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s nicknames are “Kkot-shi”, “Indian Prince”, and “Kim Circle
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun was added as a member of WE IN THE ZONE in 2019
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s best characteristics include his smile and the beauty mark under his eye
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s role models are Yoo Jae-suk and Im Chang-jung
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s hobbies include doing puzzles, reading fiction books, sleeping, and playing games
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s skill is reading
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun likes to converse in a conversation, travel, and sleep
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun was a participant on Produce 101 Season 2 but left before the first episode aired due to health problems
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun has two tattoos: one on his hipbone reading “luce sicut stellae” and one on his back that’s unfinished
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun was a member of Longguo&Shihyun
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun anked 10th place in MBC’s survival show ‘Under Nineteen’, almost getting a spot in the debuting group
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun does Choon’s On Air on their V Live account
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun was an special MC with Weki Meki’s Lucy and Doyeon on SBS MTV’ The Show’ on September 26, 2017
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun appeared on Son Hyo-gyu’s Hongdae Busking as a special guest on November 23, 2017
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun released a digital single titled “Sweet Potato X 100” as a duet song with Kim Sohee on December 12, 2017
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s charm point is his big eyes and double eyelid
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s taste in music is ballads and old songs
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun is very interested in writing lyrics, and when listening to music, he is said to focus on the lyrics.
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun can’t eat seafood and fish although he grew up near the sea
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun can’t eat pig first at first, but after gives it a try, he said it was okay
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s birth flower is dandelion radish and the flower language is eternal beauty
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun has a habit to sleep talking
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s fandom name is LOTS (Ligt Of The Sun) or also called as Sunshine
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun hates salad with dressing
- We in the Zone’s Shihyun was having 9 months of trainee period before appeared on Mnet’s ‘Produce 101: Season 2’
We in the Zone’s Shihyun’s Active Appear on Survival Shows
Kim Shihyun made his first appearance on survival show during ‘Under Nineteen’ (hangul: 언더나인틴) that was aired on November 3, 2018 until February 9, 2019. In this survival show, Kim Shihyun was only 19 years old and he is already showing his best skills during this show as a trainee who is ready to debut as an idol.
Kim Shihyun’s career journey during ‘Under Nineteen’ is enough to steal the attention of many people because he also has a handsome and talented visual. On Episode 2, Kim Shihyun received the 19th place and he immediately got the 2nd place right on Episode 3 to Episode 4-Episode 6 with 208,842 votes. In Episode 7, Kim Shihyun received the 4th place and it showed a decrease in the votes he got until Episode 9 with a total of 235,387 votes.
In Episode 10 that was aired on January 9, 2019, Kim Shihyun’s position again dropped one place to 5th place. In the next episode on Episode 12, he managed to move up to 4th place with 334,026 votes and again rose to 3th place on Episode 13 with a total of 60, 347 votes. In Episode 14, Kim Shihyun ended up in 4th place, but he was eliminated on the final episode.
Kim Shihyun’s appearance on ‘Under Nineteen’ actually stole the attention of many people and audiences because he was a contestant who was often in the top rank for several episodes. Like Episode 6, Kim Shihyun managed to move up to 2nd place and maintain that position until the next few episodes.
Kim Shihyun also was added on the Performance Team and there were the most unforgettable performances he did with his team, one of which was when he performed on Episodes 6-8 with the Mission position. Kim Shihyun was chosen to be the leader of his team and performed VIXX‘s “Shangri-La” with Kim Jun-seo, Min, Son Jin-ha, Wumuti, Lee Jong-won, Jeon Do-yum, Jeong Won-beom and Kosuke . His team which is named as Team B finally received 227 votes.
On April 14, 2017, Kim Shihyun and Kim Yong-guk appeared on an audition on Ment’s ‘Produce 101: Season 2’ with GOT7‘s “A” performing very well even if only briefly. The two trainees under Choon Entertainment gave their best at the stage audition for the first time by presenting a very stable live performance.
Shihyun appeared on the survival show for the second time as a trainee under Choon Entertainment. He appeared as a contestant on ‘Produce 101: Season 2’ with a very cheerful vibe. Shihyun showed his singing skill stably in the introduction clip and also his charms, he didn’t forget to ask for support and votes so that he can still perform optimally during this survival show.
On December 12, 2017, Shihyun appeared on the eye-contact video that each contestant did to introduce himself. However, he failed within seconds because he was unable to contain his expression while making eye contact with the camera.
Unfortunately, Kim Shihyun left the show for no apparent reason given by his agency. This is very unfortunate because he is one of the talented contestants and also has very good skills to be displayed on this survival show. However, let’s still give appreciation to Kim Shihyun for his participation in Mnet’s ‘Produce 101: Season 2’!
After his participation on the show, Kim Yong-guk and Kim Shihyun added to the next list of former ‘Produce 101: Season 2’ participants who made their debut in the Korean music industry. Kim Yong-guk and Kim Shihyun debuted on July 31, 2017 as a unit project by releasing a mini album ‘the.the.the’. Kim Yong-guk and Kim Shihyun released teasers for some of their cute poses set in the forest.
Some of the previously released tracklists of Longguo&Shihyun as a duo under Choon Entertainment are “Stay Here”, “the.the.the”, “Love Taste”, “Wonderland”, “the.the.the (instrument)” and “Stay Here (instrument)”.
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