Jungkook

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Full Name Jungkook
Age 22 Years Old
Nick Name Kookie
Gender Male
Famous As Singer
Birth Date September 01, 1997
Birth Place Busan
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Jeon Jung-kook famed as Jungkook is a 22 years-old singer, songwriter as well as a song producer. He is a member and vocalist of the South Korean boy music group Bangtan Boys (BTS). He launched his music career in 2003 with the band, becoming the youngest of them all. Later, the group together released many songs and albums. The group, which released its debut album in 2013, is sponsored by Big Hit Entertainment. He is also known for performing some songs by powerhouses Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez’s songs. He also auditioned for the South Korean talent show Superstar K during its auditions in Daegu in the year 2011. He has also performed "We Don't Talk Anymore" with original singer Charlie Puth on 6th November 2018. He was ranked the eighth-most loved celebrity in South Korea in 2018 and has been hailed as one of the most influential role models in the country. Overall, he is a very talented singer. According to reports from Yongsan Police Station in Seoul, the singer is being questioned by police for violating the Road Traffic Act. He has reportedly been involved in a car crash. He is said to be under investigation for allegedly causing the collision. It is claimed the 22-year-old smashed his Mercedes into a taxi on November 2. The singer as well as the taxi driver suffered minor injuries and were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Jungkook: Bio, Early Life, Birthplace, Education, Parents, Birthday

Jungkook opened his eyes for the first time in 1st September 1997 in Busan, South Korea. His birth name is Jeon Jung-kook. He belongs to South Korean nationality and his ethnicity is White. He has not confirmed his religion and is generally known to be non-religious. His zodiac sign is Virgo. As of 2019, he celebrated his 22nd birthday with his friends and families. He also has an elder brother named Junghyun but there is no information regarding his parents but it will be added once we get details about it. Discussing his education, he attended Baekyang Middle School and Seoul School of Performing Arts. He also learned to breakdance while he was in fifth grade and began B-Boying in the seventh grade. Moreover, he holds a black belt in Taekwondo. He graduated from Seoul's School of Performing Arts, an arts high school, in 2017. He decided to forgo taking the CSATs, Korea's nationwide university entrance exam in November 2016, and at present, he is currently enrolled at Global Cyber University along with BTS members RM, J-Hope, Suga, V, and Jimin.

Jungkook: Height, Weight, Body Stats

Jungkook is a handsome hunk with a charming personality. With his charming natural smile and glowing face even attracts a lot of people towards him. His body build is slim with his matching height and matching weight. He stands tall at the height of five feet ten inches with a balanced bodyweight of 69 Kg. His hair color and eye color, both are black. In addition, his chest size is 38 in, waist size is 30 in and biceps size is 13 in. Moreover, his shoe size is 7.5 (US). He maintains his body a lot. He works out and eats healthy. He has a great sense of style and wears dashing clothes. Overall, he has got a healthy body. 

Jungkook: Career (Beginning-Present)

  • Jungkook made his debut as a member of BTS with the release of the single 2 Cool 4 Skool on 12th June 2013. 
  • He has sung two solo tracks; the first, pop track "Begin" from the 2016 album Wings and the second track, a future bass song titled "Euphoria" under BTS. 
  • His first track told his story of moving to Seoul at a young age to become an idol and expresses his gratitude towards his fellow members for taking care of him during that time.
  • His second song was released with an accompanying nine-minute short film on 5th April 2018 as the introduction to the third part of BTS' "Love Yourself" series.
  • The full studio track was included on their album Love Yourself: Answer on 24th August 2018. 
  • Euphoria was produced by DJ Swivel and charted at number five on the Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart.
  • He has been credited as the main producer for two of BTS' songs: "Love is Not Over" and "Magic Shop". 
  • He was ordained with the fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit by the President of South Korea on 25th October 2018. 
  • He participated in the "One Dream, One Korea" campaign in September 2015. 
  • He was cast in the pilot episode of Flower Crew in the year 2016. 
  • He also appeared on Celebrity Bromance and competed in King of Mask Singer under the name "Fencing Man," appearing in episode 72. 
  • He performed "We Don't Talk Anymore" with original singer Charlie Puth in a special collaboration stage during the MBC Plus X Genie Music Awards on 6th November 2018. 
  • He ranked as the 8th most loved celebrity of the year in South Korea in a 2018 survey conducted by Gallup Korea. 
  • He revealed that he used the fabric softener brand Downy for his laundry in January 2019. 
  • He wore a 'Modern Hanbok' outfit to the airport in July 2019. 
  • Korean media reported that he had created a 'Modern Hanbok' trend in the Korean entertainment industry, as many celebrities such as Jun Hyun-moo, Jang Do-Yeon, Gong Hyo-jin, MC Oh Seung-hwan and The Return of Superman's Park Joo-ho all started wearing it because of Jungkook. It was reported in September 2019. 

Jungkook: Marital Status, Dating, Girlfriend

Fans of Junkook must be curious to know about the relationship of him. Here we have disclosed the information regarding his personal life. Moving towards the marital status of Jungkook, he is not married yet and as of today, he is living a single life.  He once stated in an interview that his ideal type is a fellow singer Lee-Ji-Eun also known as IU. Moreover, he is said to have dated a girl named Park Se Won in high school. He has also been rumored to be dating the Lovelyz's, Jeong Ye. They were suspected to be in a relationship as the two were spotted wearing similar clothes on many occasions. He was rumored to be dating DIA's Jung Chae-Yeon, Min Jisoo is also known as Soomi. At present, he is focusing on his career rather than spending his valuable time in a relationship. He is living a happy life at present without any disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

Jungkook: Net Worth, Salary, Earnings

At the age of twenty-two, Jungkook has earned huge fame with a lot of money. He has been deriving his net worth from her singing sting. From the starting of his career, he has been successful to grab the attention and appreciation from all the people. As of 2019, the net worth of Jungkook is estimated to have $8.3 million. The combined net worth of the whole group (BTS) is $35 million. At present, he is earning $1.39 Million per year salary. With his hard work and strong presentation, he has definitely won the heart of all the audiences and her colleagues. The singer lives with other members of the group in a luxurious apartment complex named Hannam Hill apartment in Gangnam Seoul. He is living a life of luxury. Moreover, BTS is being recognized worldwide and their loyal fans have supported the group throughout the years. Overall, Jungkook is satisfied with what he is receiving. He is an inspiration for many aspiring singers. 

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