Hyungwon (born January 15, 1994, real name “Chae Hyung-won”) is a South Korean Actor, Singer, Model, and Dancer from Gwangju. He is extremely popular for being a member of a boy band, Monsta X. The group first launched by Starship Entertainment through a reality show “No. Mercy” in December 2014.
Furthermore, it has six members named Minhyuk, Shownu, Kihyun, Joohoney, and I.M as of November 2019. On May 24, 2015, Monsta X released their debut extended play titled “Trespass” distributed by LOEN Entertainment.
It bagged top position on various Korean chart lists including Gaon Album Chart. Trespass has seven songs like Trespass, No Exit, Blue Moon, Steal Your Heart, One Love, Honestly, and Interstellar.
Discography, Various Appearances & Net worth
The band’s first studio album “The Clan Pt. 2.5: The Final Chapter” came out in March 2017. It was the final part of The Clan series. The entertainment company named Kakao M became its distributor.
The various tracks of the album are Beautiful, Ready or Not, Miss You, I’ll Be There, Calm Down, etc. The group rose to fame after their Japanese single “Spotlight” received a gold certification by the Recording Industry Association of Japan.
Monsta X released their second extended play “Rush” on September 01, 2015. The third EP “The Clan Pt. 1 Lost” published on May 18, 2016. It debuted at No. 5 on Billboard’s World Albums Chart.
The dancer’s wiki states that his real full birth name is Chae Hyung-won.
Their fourth EP “The Clan Pt. 2 Guilty” came out on October 04, 2016. Later, in January 2017, the band launched its own variety show “Monsta X-Ray” through JTBC2. They started their first world tour “The First World Tour Beautiful” in June 2017.
Some of their other popular appearances in Monsta X Right Now!, Heroes of Remix, Good Evening, Teacher, and much more. As a solo artist, the singer appeared in projects like Please Find Her, High-end Crush, My Name (with Jimmy Clash), The Love of Summer: The Performance (with Hongbin), and much more.
Money Factor: the accumulated Net worth of Hyungwon is $2-3 million US dollars (As of 2019). His Japanese albums are Piece (2018) and Phenomenon (2019).
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
The 25-years-old, Chae Hyung-won dashing artist possesses a slim, healthy, and sexy physique with an estimated body weight of 150 lbs (68 Kg). In order to maintain a lean body and abs, he focuses on high protein, moderate fat, and low carbs diet.
His hair color is black but he prefers to dye his hair mainly pink hair. The singers’ eye color is dark brown and his notable feature is fuller lips. The young even posed for various local as well as international brands such as Pepsi.
In addition, Hyungwon is the tallest member of the group with a height of 6 feet 0 inches (183 cm). He is also known for his professional name i.e. DJ H.ONE as he is also a famous DJ.
|Real Full Birth Name||Chae Hyung-won.|
|Nick name||Dooly and The Meme Guy.|
|Profession||Actor, Singer, Model, and Dancer.|
|Famous for||being a member of the South Korean boy band, Monsta X.|
|Age (As of 2019)||25 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 15, 1994.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Capricorn.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Gwangju, South Korea.|
|House In||Seoul, South Korea.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Debut||Album: The Clan Pt. 2.5: The Final Chapter (March 2017).
Extended Play: Trespass (May 14, 2015).
Reality Show: No.Mercy (2014).
Drama Show: High-end Crush (MBN, 2015).
|Genre||K-Pop, Hip-Hop, EDM, and Pop.|
|Manager/Labels||1. Starship Entertainment.
2. Mercury Records.
|Social Media Account Stats||The singer does not have any verified account.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 0".
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 68 Kg.
Pounds: 150 lbs.
|Notable Feature||Fuller lips.|
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||43-32-36.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Black but he prefers to dye his hair.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not disclosed by the actor.|
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|School||Joy Dance Academy.|
|Alma Mater.||Not available.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Gong Yoo.
Actress: Choi Ji-woo.
Singer: John Legend.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Australia.|
|Love to do||Singing, Dancing, Watching Movies, Partying, and Photography.|
|Favorite Food||Sashimi, Any kind of Pork dishes, French Fries, Fried Giant Shrimp|
|Net worth (approx.)||$2-3 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Hyungwon
- South Korean Singer, Chae Hyung-won was born to his parents on the 15th of January 1994 (age 25 years old, as of 2019) in Gwangju, South Korea.
- He has no official personal account on any social media such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Therefore, we have no information about his father, mother, siblings, and education.
- As a dancer, Hyungwon trained from Joy Dance Academy.
- In July 2016, Monsta X operated their first solo concert, The First Live “X-Clan Origins”.
- They received various awards including the Next Generation Asian Artist award at the 2015 Mnet Asian Music Awards and the 1theK Performance Award at the 2015 Melon Music Awards.
- His second and third studio albums are Take.1 Are You There? (2018) and Take.2 We Are Here (2019).
- The singer is fluent in languages like English, Korean, Japanese, and Chinese.
- Hyung-won got featured in SURE magazine’s July 2015 edition.
- He keeps his personal affairs, girlfriend(s), and dating history away from the limelight.