Kim Jonghyun, also known as Nu’est Leader JR, has received a lot of love and affection from the audience through his leadership, his gentle personality, and his talents. Please refer to the JR Nu’est below.
General information about JR Nu’est:
Stage Name: JR (제이알)
Birth Name: Kim Jong Hyun (김종현)
Position: Leader, Main Rapper, Main Dancer, Face of the Group, Vocalist
Nickname: Bangkok City Boy, National Leader
Birthday: June 8, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Blood Type: O
Official Height: 178 cm (5’10”) / Real Height: 176 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 58 kg (128 lbs)
JR Nu’est biography:
JR was trained at age 16 in Pledis. When JR was selected for training at Pledis Entertainment, JR was just a rough jewel. His singing and dancing skills are almost instinctive. Even so, after a while, the pearl has shone and is currently in the lead role as the rapper of NU’EST.
On January 16, 2012, Pledis Entertainment unveiled Nu’est’s first teaser. Pledis Entertainment unleashes the teaser for JR members, Aron Kwak, Min Hyun, Baekho and Ren. On March 2, 2012, a bus named Nu’est was driven around Seoul to promote their upcoming debut with the title song “Face.” The company also revealed that their debut single was composed by Swedish musician Daniel Bergman.On March 15th, 2012, the group released their full MV for “Face”. MVs about social evils such as school violence, etc. have been enthusiastically supported by the people.
Some interesting facts about JR Nu’est:
– His specialty: writing lyrics and speaking Japanese
– JR knows how to play piano, flute, clarinet, saxophone, tuba, drums, and trombone.
– His hobbies are playing games and reading manhwa.
– JR likes black, yellow, and green, but for hair color he prefers black.
– He loves chicken, but he hates eating tomatoes.
– During Produce 101, he received the nickname “National Leader”, because he was kept being chosen as the leader.
– JR was a contestant on Produce 101 (Season 2), but he didn’t make the top 11.
– While Minhyun will promote as a member of WANNA ONE, the rest of the members will promote as a sub-unit called NU’EST W. (W comes from “Waiting”)
– He is part of the cast of “Night Goblin”.
– JR’s ideal type is someone who is strong on the outside but tender on the inside; someone who can take good care of him.
Some highlights of JR Nu’est:
Nu’est is the group compared to other contemporary bands like BTS, EXO, … fate is much better. It is often said that a group that is known to the public is thanks to the image and image that the group makes. And as the team leader, that’s thousand time more important, JR Nu’est must have been trying so hard to help the team regain the status quo. Each member carrying a different candle together lit “Nu’est” in the sky of Kpop music.