Stage Name: J-Hope (제이홉)
Full Name: Jung Hoseok (정호석)
Birthday: February 18, 1994
Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Family: Mom, dad, older sister
Hobbies: Listening to music and window shopping
Group: BTS (Bangtan Boys)
Label: Big Hit Entertainment
– He was born in Gwangju, South Korea.
– He has an older sister, Jung Dawon.
– His father is a high school literature teacher (teaching at Gwangju Global High School).
– Education: Gwangju Global High School; Global Cyber University
– Was the rapper in 2AM‘s JoKwon‘s “Animal“.
– Chose the name “J-Hope” as his stage name because he wants to be a source of light and hope to his fans.
– He loves kimchi.
– His favorite season is Spring
– His favorite color is green. (because it’s the color of hope – Billboard interview)
– His favorite number is 7.
– He auditioned and won a popularity award at a JYP Entertainment competition.
– He is very clean.
– He hates exercising/working out.
– J-Hope and B.A.P Youngjae auditioned together for their JYP audition.
– His role models are G-dragon of BIGBANG, A$AP Rocky, J.Cole, and Beenzino.
– He thinks red hair suits him the best. (Buzz Feed Interview 2018)
– J-Hope has co-composed/co-produced 80+ songs.
– He currently shares a room with Jimin. (BTS’ JHOPE & JIMIN – MORE MAGAZINE MAY ISSUE 2018)
– On March 2, 2018, J-Hope released his 1st mixtape “Hope World”, with the title track “Daydream”.
– J-Hope is ranked 88th on TC Candler “The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2018”.
– J-Hope’s ideal type is a girl who loves him, is good at cooking, and thinks a lot.