Full Profile of Winner’s Members: Ages, Heights, and Facts


Learn More About Winner Members’ Profiles

Acclaimed as the Best New Artists in 2014 by several music awards, Winner’s career soared after several hits, such as “Empty,” “Color Rings,” and “Sentimental.” Though in 2016 they faced the unfortunate event of Taehyun’s departure from the group, Winner still survived just fine as their popularity skyrocketed with their mega-hit “Really Really” and its follow-up “Love Me Love Me,” bringing a new influence to the K-Pop music industry. In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with information about all Winner members, starting from their personal profile, facts, their personal Instagram accounts, to their popularity rankings. So, keep on reading!

Winner Official Accounts


Before we get to know the personal profiles of the members of Winner, it would be nice to check them out through the official band accounts on the several social media platforms that are listed below.

Twitter: @yginnercircle

Instagram: @winnercity

Facebook: OfficialYGWINNER

Youtube: Winner Channel

vLive channel: WINNER channel

Winner Yoon’s Full Profile


Stage Name: Yoon (used to be Seungyoon)

Birth Name: Kang Seung-yoon

Place and Date of Birth: Busan, January 21st, 1994

Age: 26 (Korean age)/25 (International age)

Position: Leader, Main Vocalist, Maknae (the youngest member of the group)

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Chinese Astrology: Horse

Blood Type: B

Height: 178 cm

Weight: 59 kg

Education: Busan Music and Arts High School

Twitter: @official_yoon_

Instagram: @w_n_r00

Fun Facts About Winner’s Yoon You Have To Know

  • Yoon does not have any siblings as he is an only child.
  • Yoon learned to play the guitar in the eighth grade. When he was in his last year of junior high, he took lessons in both classical guitar and billiards.
  • Yoon participated in Mnet’s Superstar K2 in 2010 and finished in 4th place.
  • Yoon made his singing debut as a solo artist in the year 2013, with “It Rains.” The song reached the top spot on many music charts.
  • Yoon’s hobbies involve composing music, writing lyrics, going to the pool, playing the guitar, and drawing.
  • Yoon cannot eat peaches and apples.
  • Yoon likes ‘Shooting Star’ and ‘Very Berry Strawberry’ ice cream flavors from Baskin-Robbins.
  • Yoon claims that he looks like actors Lee Jun-ki and So Ji-sub.
  • Yoon likes fried rice.
  • On one of V Live broadcasts, Yoon said that he has a poodle dog named Thor.
  • Yoon’s ideal type is someone who has her own lifestyle and personality. She must try her best to do everything, even if she cannot finish the job perfectly. Regarding appearance, the girl must have everything equally good.
  • Yoon acted in High Kick! 3 (2011), The Producers (2015), Prison Playbook (2017), We Broke Up (co-star with Sandara Park), and Love for a Thousand More.
  • Yoon and Hoony live in the same dorm because they have dogs.

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Winner Jinu’s Full Profile


Stage Name: Jinu (used to be Jinwoo)

Birth Name: Kim Jin-woo

Place and Date of Birth: Imjado, South Korea, September 26th, 1991

Age: 29 (Korean age)/28 (international age)

Position: Lead Vocalist, Visual

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Chinese Astrology: Sheep

Blood Type: A

Height: 177 cm

Weight: 54 kg

Siblings: 2 (an older sister named Kim Hee-ra and a younger sister named Kim Jin-hee)

Education: Joy Dance Academy

Twitter: @official_jinu_

Instagram: @xxjjjwww

Fun Facts About Winner’s Jinu You Have To Know

  • On one of V Live broadcasts, Jinu revealed that he had trained for five years.
  • Jinu was a backup dancer at the 2011 YG Family Concert alongside fellow former group member Taehyun.
  • Jinu usually takes the longest when it comes to memorizing the lyrics of a new song.
  • Jinu is a regular cast of the travel reality show Wizard of Nowhere.
  • Jinu’s hobby is swimming.
  • Jinu is allergic to cat fur. Thus, he takes care of two Sphynx cats named Bay and Ray.
  • Jinu and Mino live in the same dorm because they have cats.
  • Jinu likes to play video games a lot.
  • Jinu’s ideal type is someone who has white skin and a cute face like a puppy. She is not oversized but not too skinny either and her height is around 165 cm.
  • According to Yoon, Jinu has a warm and tender personality. It was revealed on Youth Over Flowers that he is the peacemaker of the group.

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Winner Hoony’s Full Profile


Stage Name: Hoony (used to be Seunghoon)

Birth Name: Lee Seung-hoon

Place and Date of Birth: Busan, South Korea, January 11th, 1992

Age: 28 (Korean age)/27 (International age)

Position: Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Vocalist

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

Chinese Astrology: Monkey

Blood Type: A

Height: 182 cm

Weight: 60 kg

Siblings: two older sisters

Twitter: @official_hoony_

Instagram: @maetamong

Fun Facts About Winner’s Hoony You Have To Know

  • Hoony moved to Seoul after graduating high school and auditioned for Korea’s Got Talent as part of the dance group Honest Boys.
  • Hoony also participated in the first season of Kpop Star. He finished in fourth place.
  • Hoony choreographed a flash mob performance for G-Dragon.
  • Just like Yoon and Mino, Hoony’s hobby is writing lyrics.
  • Hoony is able to speak Japanese.
  • Hoony grew up in a rooftop room that is located right by YG Entertainment’s building. He has said that he would stare at the building at night and dream of making it big there.
  • Hoony is known for his abilities to dance freestyle.
  • Hoony likes to go to restaurants to review the menu, more like traveling for food, when his schedule is clear.
  • Hoony has an Italian Greyhound dog, named Haute.
  • Hoony and Yoon live in the same dorm because they have dogs.
  • Hoony wants to learn tennis.
  • Hoony’s ideal type is a fashionable woman who dresses simply and cutely. Her personality must be firm as she has her own opinions.
  • Hoony is a coach on the dance battle program Dancing High along with other male idols such as Hoya and HIGHLIGHT’s Gikwang.

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Winner Mino’s Full Profile


Stage Name: Mino

Birth Name: Song Min-ho

Nickname: Song Mojiri, SWAG

Place and Date of Birth: Yongin, South Korea, March 30th, 1993

Age: 27 (Korean age)/26 (International age)

Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist, Face of the Group

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Chinese Astrology: Rooster

Blood Type: A

Height: 180 cm

Weight: 57 kg

Education: Hanlim Arts High School

Siblings: a younger sister named Danah (a member of girl group New F.O.)

Twitter: @official_mino_

Instagram: @realllllmino

Fun Facts About Winner’s Mino You Have To Know

  • Mino started out as an underground rapper by the name “Huge boy Mino” and worked with people like Block B’s Zico and P.O, and M.I.B’s SIMS.
  • Mino was supposed to debut as a member of Block B, along with Zico, Kyung, and Hanhae, but he left.
  • Mino used to be a member of B.o.M, that debuted in 2011, but the group didn’t manage to reach the desired popularity level and disbanded soon after.
  • Mino was originally supposed to be the leader of WINNER. However, the position was switched to Yoon because he had an ankle injury.
  • Along with iKon’s Bobby, Mino is part of the hip-hop duo MOBB which was formed in 2016.
  • Similar to Yoon and Hoony, Mino likes to write lyrics. His other hobbies include composing music, drawing, and playing basketball.
  • During his appearance in the Secret Variety Training show, Mino said that he really likes tteokboki (stir-fried rice cake) and that it is his go-to food when it comes to relieving stress. However, he cannot lose weight if he has tteokboki when he is on a diet.
  • Mino is afraid of bugs.
  • Mino’s all-time favorite movie is Fight Club.
  • People used to be uncomfortable with Mino, but actually, he is very bright and cheerful because he laughs out easily and is a very sweet guy.
  • Mino and Jinu live in the same dorm because they have cats.
  • Mino played tennis for two years.
  • Mino’s ideal type is a girl who has the same sense of humor as him. Someone who can act stupid together with him as he thinks about forming a comic duo or some group like that.
  • Mino is a good friend of GOT7’s Jackson. He also befriended Block B’s P.O since childhood and they even used to make music together.
  • Mino appeared in the competition shows The Strongest K-POP Survival and Show Me the Money 4 where he finished as the series runner-up.
  • Mino is a cast member of the travel reality show New Journey To The West, season 3 and 4.
  • Mino has a Munchkin cat named Johnny.

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Winner Taehyun’s Full Profile (Former Member)


Stage Name: Taehyun

Birth Name: Nam Tae-hyun

Place and Date of Birth: Hanam, South Korea, May 10th, 1994

Age: 26 (Korean age)/25 (International age)

Position: Main Vocalist, Maknae

Zodiac sign: Taurus

Chinese Astrology: Horse

Blood Type: A

Height: 179 cm

Weight: 63 kg

Siblings: one younger brother named Nam Dong-hyun

Instagram: @souththth

Fun Facts About Former Winner Member Taehyun You Have To Know

  • Taehyun was recruited by YG Entertainment in 2011 through a private audition.
  • Taehyun is able to speak Japanese.
  • Similar to current member Yoon, Taehyun’s hobbies are composing music and writing lyrics.
  • Taehyun has a tattoo on his left arm that says “Jean Michel Basquiat,” and one on his left wrist that says “Stay Gold.”
  • Taehyun has two dogs and three cats.
  • On his free days, Taehyun likes to stay active. Usually, he takes care of his pets and plays tennis.
  • Taehyun’s ideal type is someone who has a strong heart and body and is able to talk to him easily.
  • Taehyun left Winner on November 26th, 2016. His departure from the group and the agency came after YG Entertainment announced his hiatus, which he had to take due to reported mental health issues.
  • Accordingly, Taehyun suffers from bipolar disorder and insomnia.
  • After leaving Winner and YG Entertainment, Taehyun established his own agency South Buyers Club.
  • Taehyun re-debuted with his band named South Club on May 26th, 2017.

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