J-Hope is another very talented singer, dancer, and member of the Korean boyband BTS. His real name is Jung Ho-seok. He also made his debut in 2013 with Big Hit Entertainment.
Alongside being a singer and dancer, J-Hope is an equally talented music producer.
Date of Birth: February 18, 1994
Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
Birth Sign: Aquarius
Age: 28 Years old
J-Hope is currently 28 years old as he was born on 18 February 1994. He was born in Gwangju city of South Korea and he was raised by his parents and his older sister whose name is Jung Ji-woo.
Jung was always interested in the entertainment business as he was enrolled at Hanyang Cyber University where he got a degree MBA. Hope later got a degree in Broadcasting and Entertainment when he enrolled at Global Cyber University.
J-Hope was a very talented dancer even before joining BTS. He was one of the popular members of the underground dance group Neuron and he even went to Gwangju Music Academy where he learned dancing for almost six years.
- Jung made his first-ever BTS debut in the South Korean music show M! Countdown in 2013. For some time J-Hope along with his other band members performed togetherly.
- In 2018, J-Hope decided to release his own solo mixtape named Hope World. The same month he was also featured in the music video of another BTS single Daydream.
- A year later in 2019, J-hope released one of the biggest BTS singles to date “Chicken Noodle Soup” which debuted on 81 on the billboard hot 100.
- In 2022, J-Hope started his solo career with the solo album “Jack in the Box” which became very popular worldwide.
Height and Weight
J-Hope stands at the height of 5 ft 10 inches or 1.77 meters and weighs about 65 kg or 143 lbs.
J-Hope has a net worth of approximately $25 million as of 2023. His main source of income is from his career as a singer and dancer of the South Korean music artist BTS.
Jung also has many brand deals from the brands such as Louie Vuitton, Armani, and Valentino.
J-Hope is currently single and has not been dating anyone to date. However, there was a rumor that he was dating a model and fashion designer Irene Kim but neither party confirmed anything about it.
- J-Hope was previously a renowned dancer in the underground group.
- He has an older sister named Jung Ji-woo.
- Hope is a bandmate with other BTS Stars like Jungkook, V, SUGA and, JIMIN.
Image Credit – @J-Hope Instagram
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