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PENTAGON Members Profile: Name, Birthday, Religion And Facts

You are a PENTAGON fan, you want to know more about PENTAGON members profile?.PENTAGON (Hangul: 펜타곤) is a group under the management of CUBE entertainment, launched on 10/10/2016. There are 10 members including Jin-ho, Hui, Hongseok, E’Dawn, Shinwon, Yeo one, Yanan, Yuto, Kino and Wooseok. PENTAGON has eight Korean members, one Chinese (YanAn) and one Japanese (Yuto). They made their debut on October 10th, 2016 with their first mini album PENTAGON and held their debut stage with the title track GORILLA on Mnet’s M! Countdown on October 13th!. The mini-album contains 7 new songs by Cube members (like Seo Jae Woo, Bicksancho). In addition to Hui, E’Dawn and Wooseok are also involved in producing and writing lyrics for the four songs on the album.

PENTAGON members profile

On September 10, the 10-member group of Cube Entertainment released a music video for the title track of their 7th mini album ‘Thumbs Up’. The song is called “Naughty Boy”

– Meaning of the group name: PENTAGON – The Pentagon has 5 vertices – Symbolizes the 5 required skills of an idol: Vocal / Rap, Dance, Team Work, Talent, Mind. The group wants to be an idol group full of these skills.

– Fandom of the group: UNIVERSE. Meaning “I Can Be You Pentagon, You’re My Universe” – the lyrics of “Pentagon” on the album debut of the same name.

– The official color: Blue navy. The color name is UNINAVY. UNI means ‘U & I’, ie PENTAGON and UNIVERSE are one, always together. UNI also means UNIVERSE.


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Stage Name: Hui (후이)

Birth Name: Lee Hoe Taek (이회택)

Position: Leader, Main Vocalist, Lead Dancer

Birthday: August 28, 1993

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Height: 172 cm (5’8″)

Weight: 57 kg (125 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Nationality: Korean

– Before joining CUBE, Hui was a trainee of JYP Entertainment. In 2010, he won the JYP Audition Final Round for Best Male Vocal.

– Hui also participated in the music of many sunbaenimans, such as G.NA’s Secret and Rain’s Rain. In the year 2017, Hui received a lot of praises for writing, so the Never hit score in the third round of Produce 101 season 2, followed by Wanna One’s hit debut, Energetic, was receiving a lot of success.

– On April 30, 1974, Hui and E’Dawn collaborated with HyunA’s sister in the Triple H project, releasing MV 365 Fresh.

– Hui composed the first song of Wanna One ‘Energetic’ won many awards. Hui and Wooseok wrote lyrics for ‘Energetic’.

– Hui is working on writing songs for the group. He wrote many of their songs (some of them are “Like This” and “Thank You”).

– Hui has been confirmed for upcoming KBS music program ‘Hyenas on Keyboard’.

– Hui’s ideal type is one who tries his best in everything they do.


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Stage Name: Jinho (진호) – formerly known as Jino

Birth Name: Jo Jin Ho (조진호)

Position: Main Vocalist

Birthday: April 17, 1992

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Height: 168 cm (5’6″)

Weight: 52 kg (114 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Nationality: Korean

– Prior to becoming a member of the Pentagon, Jinho was an 8 year trainee. In fact, he used to be a trainee of SM Entertainment after winning the SM Everysing Contest 2008 and debuted with SM the Ballad. Then, Jinho left SM Entertainment to join CUBE.

– He likes pink sweaters.

– He is very good at high notes.

– He can imitate the sound of copper. (The Immigration)

– Jinho really rap good but not rap for the group.

– Jinho participated in a musical called “All Shook Up”.

– He will be participating in a musical called “Iron Mask” along with Changmin’s Changshub and Dongwoo’s Infinite.

– Jinho, Shinwon, Kino, Yeo One, Yuto, and Wooseok have appeared in the movie Age of Youth 2.

– Jinho’s ideal type is a feminine, he likes girls with beautiful nails.


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Stage Name: Hongseok (홍석)

Birth Name: Yang Hong Seok (양홍석)

Position: Lead Vocalist

Birthday: April 17, 1994

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Official Height: 181 cm (5’11”)/ Real Height: 178 cm (5’10″)

Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Nationality: Korean

– Prior to joining CUBE, Hongseok was a YG Entertainment trainee and joined MIX & MATCH – a contest to find members for iKON. He then entered the JYP Audition Final Round 9 in 2012.

– Hongseok used to model HyunA for the brand name Clride.n

– He likes Iron Man a lot.

– Hongseok thinks that his best attribute is his abs.

– He is the best cook in the group according to Jin Ho. Jin Ho calls him “mother”. (ASC ep 234)

– Hongseok starred in “Love Remains” (2017).

– He is a member of variety show “Tutor” along with Vernon of Seventeen, Luda of WJSN, etc. Hongseok is a Chinese language tutor.

– The ideal type of Hongseok is a person with similar interests, a person he can eat.


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Stage Name: Shinwon (신원)

Birth Name: Ko Shin Won (고신원)

Position: Sub Vocalist

Birthday: December 11, 1995

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

Height: 184 cm (6’0″)

Weight: 68 kg (149 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Nationality: Korean

– Shinwon used to be a model for the LEFAS brand.

– He has wide shoulders.

– Shiwon is quite hot.

– He often naked.

– You are McDonald’s number one fan. He especially likes to eat hamburgers.

– Shinwon is afraid of animals.

– He has a professional fashion sense.

– He said that although he looks like a player, he is actually a type of romance. (Arirang TV)

– Shinwon said, the most interesting thing about him, is the truth.

– The ideal type of Shinwon is a cute person with a round face.

 Yeo One

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Stage Name: Yeo One (여원)

Birth Name: Yeo Chang Gu (여창구)

Position: Lead Vocalist

Birthday: March 27, 1996

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Height: 179 cm (5’10.5″)

Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)

Blood Type: B

Nationality: Korean

– Yeo One was featured in the MVs of the sunbaenim, such as Dongwoon’s KIMISHIKA (Highlight) and G.NA’s Secret. He also modeled HyunA for the brand Clride.n.

– Yeo One also starred in a web drama called Spark and Yuto.

– Yeo One is a good swimmer.

– Yeo One did a cover song with Momoland’s Yeonwoo called HowL & J.’s ‘Perhaps Love’.

– Yeo One, Shinwon, Jin-ho, Kino, Yuto, and Wooseok are the guests in the Youth 2 movie. (They are the Asgard group).

– Yeo One starred in KBS Musical Drama ‘Chosun Beauty Contest’.

– The ideal type of Yeo One is a positive person.


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Stage Name: Yanan (옌안)

Birth Name: Yan An (闫按)

Position: Sub Vocalist, Visual

Birthday: October 25, 1996

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Height: 186 cm (6’1″)

Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Nationality: Chinese

– Yan An joined CUBE through a company selection in China.

– Being Shanghai. Very shy when dealing with females

– You can play the erhu (Erhu) – an ancient Chinese instrument. (He learned to play for 10 years – Arirang TV)

– Before being discovered and selected by CUBE, he was going to be a flight attendant.

– Yuto placed Yan An on the most handsome group, while he was at the bottom. (Volume 234 ASC)

– Yanan is the contestant of a Chinese program called “The Collaboration” along with Seventeen’s Jun and THE8 and Samuel.

– Yanan’s ideal type is a bright and kind person.


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Stage Name: Yuto (유토)

Birth Name: Adachi Yuto

Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist

Birthday: January 23, 1998

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Height: 184 cm (6’0″)

Weight: 63 kg (138 lbs)

Blood Type: O

Nationality: Japanese

– Before joining CUBE, Yuto was also a trainee for JYP Entertainment. In 2015, Yuto joined the ISAC 2015 Chuseok Special with Doojoon and Yoseob (Highlight).

– He is called the ‘Prince Takoyaki’ by Pentagon members.

– The audition process for CUBE Entertainment: He was admitted as a Pentagon official after completing his Pentagon Graph training at Week 9.

– voted by the members as the most masculine. Afraid of darkness, fear of ghosts, fear of explosions.

Yuto is YT’s friend of the NCT and MC for the 10th Korean Music Festival in Yokohama with him.

– Yuto’s ideal type is a person with short hair, honesty, and a bright personality.


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Stage Name: Kino (키노)

Birth Name: Kang Hyung Gu (강형구)

Position: Main Dancer, Vocalist

Birthday: January 27, 1998

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Height: 177 cm (5’10”)

Weight: 62 kg (137 lbs)

Blood Type: B

Nationality: Korean

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– Previously he was a member of a dance group called “Urban Boyz”.

– After debuting with the Pentagon, Kino was featured on G.NA’s Secret MV and Rain’s Rain Effect.

– He is a friend of Yugyeom group GOT7, Seungyoun group UNIQ and Vernon group Seventeen. (Vernon even bought Kino a phone case when he was in Japan.)

– Kino says he is the most different person in the hostel when comparing the broadcast. (Volume 234 ASC)

– Kino dance moves very well.

– Kino is also a good choreographer, he helped choreographer for “Gorilla”. (Arirang TV)

– E’Dawn said, in the group of female dancers, Kino is the best. (Volume 234 ASC)

Kino collaborated with group 15’s Jimin, Luizy (Seungyoun) and UNIQ’s Nathan on “Chillin” for Group M.O.L.A. (Make Our Lives Awesome) – what suits you.

– The ideal type of Kino is a person with an optimistic personality.


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Stage Name: Wooseok (우석)

Birth Name: Jung Woo Seok (정우석)

Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae

Birthday: January 31, 1998

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Height: 188.4 cm (6’2″)

Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)

Blood Type: O

Nationality: Korean

– Before debuting with the Pentagon, Wooseok won a violin contest.

– He attended the Seoul Performing Arts School with Kino.

During the audition process at CUBE, he received a huge number of followers from his friendly, open-minded female fans.

– You like anime.

– Wooseok can sing female vocals in opera concerts.

– Wooseok played with Guanlin Wanna-One.

– Wooseok and E’Dawn appeared in Jeon SeoYoon’s “Jelly” MV.

– Hui and Wooseok wrote lyrics for Wanna One’s debut single, ‘Energetic’.

– Wooseok co-wrote the song “No Way” by UNIT RED on UNIT with Seo Jaewoo and Kanto.

– The ideal type of Wooseok is an active person with a beautiful smile, a laughing person.

E’ Dawn

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Stage Name: E’ Dawn (이던)

Birth Name: Kim Hyo-jong (김효종)

Position: Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Vocalist

Birthday: June 1, 1994

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Height: 174 cm (5’9″)

Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)

Blood Type: O

Nationality: Korean

Instagram: @hyojong_1994

– Participated in JYPent’s 9th Audition for the ninth time in 2012 and reached the final round, participating in HyunA sunbae’s roll deep (2015).

– He was featured in G.NA’s ‘Secret’ MV and commercials.

– Participated in the song NEVER of the PRODUCE101 season 2. Member of unit TRIPLE H (2017) with HyunA sunbae.

– You are a high rap rapper.

– You like the most black.

– As a child E’dawn wants to become a zoo trainer. (Volume 234 ASC)

– E’Dawn is a good popping dancer.

– E’Dawn can dance even if his head and body split. (For a certain period of time)

– On August 3, 2018, it was confirmed that E’Dawn and Hyuna had been dating since May 2016.

– On November 14, 2018, Cube Entertainment confirmed that E’Dawn had left the Pentagon and Cube.

– The ideal type of E’Dawn is a blunt and honest person.

The above article has helped you understand more about PENTAGON. Look forward to PENTAGON’s forthcoming activities and do not forget to follow the posts to stay up to date on the latest PENTAGON members profile.


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