Taecyeon is the actor and main rapper of popular Korean boy band 2PM under JYP Entertainment. Taecyeon 2PM is loved by audiences and enthusiastically received since its debut. Are you curious about him? Please refer to the information below to better understand Yoon Kpop.
Stage Name: Taecyeon (택연)
Birth Name: Ok Taec Yeon (옥택연)
Position: Main Rapper, Sub-Vocalist, 2nd Visual
Birthday: December 27, 1988
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height: 185 cm (6’1″)
Weight: 76 kg (167 lbs)
Blood Type: AB
Some interesting information about Taecyeon Kpop
Taecyeon was born in Seoul but later moved to Busan, South Korea. His family includes Mother, father, a sister (Jihyen) and Taecyeon.
At the age of ten, he emigrated with his family to Bedford, Massachusetts, USA.
He attended Bedford High School (while he was studying there, he was an active member of the Chess Club, Jazz band, JV football team, and National Honor Society).
He has lived in America for 7 years. After returning to Korea, he attended Young Dong High School in Seoul.
After that, he studied Business Administration at Dankook University. He is currently studying at the international research university of Korea University.
He auditioned for JYP Entertainment in New York to become a model.
He speaks English, Korean and Japanese.
He acted in Korean dramas such as “Cinderella’s Sister” (2010), “Dream High” (2011), “99 days with Superstar” (2011), “Who Are You” (2013). , eat the great day of Muslims (2014), assembly (2015), game games, magic games (2016).
There was JYP’s Super Super Survival Survival with Chansung and Junho, but the first to leave.
He received a bloody letter from a crazy fan about him.
Even if he is considered a beast idol, in the backstage, he often shows a lot of aegyo.
In January 2017, Taecyeon released his first solo album.
He also held his first solo concert, “Taecyeon (From 2pm) Senior Concert” at Tokyo City Hall, in Japan on January 2 and 3.
Taecyeon composed the title song Promise (I will), for 2 PM’s latest album, Gent Gent’s Game.
Taecyeon enlisted on September 4, 2017.
Taecyeon’s ideal type: I used to like cute and short girls, but when I grew up, I decided to open my heart. Now, forget the ideal, I like everyone!
Taecyeon’s artistic activities
He starred in Bada’s “Yes I’m In Love” on her fourth album and Beak Ji Young’s song in 2009, “My Ear’s Candy”. Not only that, Taecyeon was the one for SBS Inkigayo music show with Wooyoung and Sulli member of group f (x). Also Taecyeon is a member of the reality show “Family Outing 2” with Jo Kwon (2AM) and Im Yoon Ah (SNSD).
In 2010, Taecyeon participated in KBS drama “Cinderella’s Sister” with Moon Geun Young
In 2010 – 2011, he continued to appear in the music drama “Dream High” with other famous idols such as Woo Young (2PM), Eun-Jang (T-ara), Suzy (Miss A), IU and Kim Soo Hyun. The film was released on KBS2 and received a lot of love from young audiences across Asia.
In 2014 – 2015, he was a permanent member of TvN’s famous reality show “Three Meals a Day” with Lee Seo-jin and Kim Kwang-kyu.
On July 25, 2018, Taecyeon did not renew his contract with JYP Ent and signed a contract with 51K. However, it was announced that he could still continue his activities as a 2PM member.
Currently, he is participating in the final work before enlistment based on the famous webtoon “Out Of The World” under the title “Save Me” (구해줘) of OCN with Seo Ye Ji.
Some of Taecyeon’s best pictures
Above is some interesting information about Taecyeon that you can refer to understand him better. If you love and love Taecyeon, please always support and follow his artistic activities to wish him even more success!