Jin is a viral singer, songwriter, and member of the South Korean boy band BTS. His real name is Kim Seok-jin. He debuted as a member of BTS member in 2013 however at first he had no desire to be a singer and instead wanted to become an actor.
Jin is very famous especially on social media with over 43.5 million followers on Instagram however he is not active on any other social media platform.
- Date of Birth – December 4, 1992
- Birthplace – Anyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea
- Birthsign – Sagittarius
- Age – 30 years old
Kim Seong-Jin is currently 30 years old as he was born on 4th December 1992. He was born in Anyang, South Korea where he was raised by his parents along with his older brother whose name is Kim Seok-Jung.
He was first fascinated about becoming a journalist but when he grew up he wanted to become an actor and even took acting lessons. He even joined Konkuk University and got a degree in Film Studies.
After graduating he joined another university in Hanyang Cyber University to get a degree in dancing and even in music. When he was walking down the street the production company approached him for modeling due to his looks.
They found out he was training for acting so they hired him to be an actor which paved him way to join the largest Korean boyband BTS.
- JIN joined BTS on 13th June 2013 as the vocalist after getting rave reviews on Idol trainee and made a debut on the album “2 Cool 4 Skool”.
- Kim became very successful for three years so he eventually released his solo single in 2016 titled “Awake” from the album Wings.
- He releases his second solo in 2018 titled Epiphany and his third solo single titled Moon in 2020.
- JIN was awarded the honor of Special Presidential Envoy for Future Generations and Culture by then-South Korean president Moon Jae-in.
Height and Weight
Jin stands at a height of 5 ft 10 inches or 1.80m and weighs about 63 kg or 139 lbs.
BTS’ Jin has an estimated net worth of approximately $20 million mainly from his music, singing, and modeling. Alongside his career as a singer, Kim is also a part restaurant owner in South Korea alongside his brother which increases his earnings and net worth even more.
Jin has not revealed any information on his dating life however many fans and paparazzi believe that he is dating Lee Gook Joo who is a comedian. The rumors started to circulate when Jin thanked her for his successful career on Instagram.
- In 2023, Jin received the prestigious Fan N Star Choice Award.
- He has a restaurant business with his older brother.
- Kim Seok jin’s favorite holiday destination is Hawaii.
- Jin is best friends with another BTS member SUGA.
Image Credit – @Jin Instagram