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ENHYPEN officially debuted on November 30, 2020 with the single Given-Taken. Group of 7 people selected through survival show I-Land. The show is produced by Belift Lab, a label formed by Big Hit Entertainment and CJ E&M Entertainment.
Survival show that aired on Mnet television station was attended by 23 participants. Only 7 will be selected as the new boy group line up. These are talented young people who are ready to compete in the South Korean entertainment industry with ENHYPEN.
1. Hee Sung
Heesung was born on October 15, 2001 in Namyangju, South Korea. Now 19 years old, he is the oldest member of his group. The owner of the real name Lee Hee Sung spent 3 years and 1 month of traineeship. It is called close to TXT members.
Hee Sung served as a rapper, vocalist, and dancer at ENHYPEN. He placed 5th in the last episode of I-Land with 1,137,323 votes.
Hee Sung is in international high school, and it’s no surprise that she’s proficient in English. In addition to spending time preparing to become an idol, he took the time to play basketball. According to some sources, the sport is his hobby.
Originally named Jay Park, he was born in Seattle, USA on April 20, 2002. His family returned to South Korea when he was 9 years old, then used the name Park Jong Seong. Then underwent a traineeship at Big Hit Entertainment for 2 years 11 instead.
Similarly to Hee Sung, he is close to TXT members because he spent his traineeship together. He placed second in the last episode of I-Land with 1,181 votes. 889. In his group, Jay held the position of rapper and dancer.
The son of THE CEO of Sinar Tour is still recorded as a student at Hanlim Multi Art School majoring in dancing. Before joining Big Hit Entertainment, he briefly joined the LP Dance Academy.
Jake was born in Brisbane, Australia on November 15, 2002. He’s 18 now. He spent a fairly short period of training, which was 9 months under the auspices of Big Hit Entertainment.
Jake Sim is his real name, while in South Korea he used the name Sim Jae Yun. In ENHYPEN he held positions as rapper, vocal, and dancer. In addition, he is also adept at playing violin instruments.
According to his friends, Jake is good at math. Currently studying at Dwight School Seoul. He placed third in the last episode of I-Land with 1,179,633 votes.
4. Sung Hoon
This member has a lot of time with Hee Sung. Sung Hoon is also from Namyangju. He was born on December 8, 2002, now 18 years old. Spent 2 years and 1 month of traineeship.
Sung Hoon filled the positions as dancer, vocal, and visual in ENHYPEN. He ranked sixth in the last episode of I-Land with 1,088,413 votes.
Before debuting as an idol, Sung Hoon was a figure skating athlete. He won a silver medal in the Men’s Junior Division category at the 2016 Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy. He also won the 2015 Asian Open and the 2015 Lombardy as a rookie.
Sung Hoon has amblyopia vision impairment, but this in no way hinders his dreams as an idol.
The idol, whose real name is Kim Sun Oo, is from Suwon. He was born on June 24, 2003. Not much different from Jake, the training period at Big Hit Entertainment is quite short, he only undergoes traineeship for 10 months.
Sunoo occupies a vocal position in ENHYPEN. He was ranked ahead with 935,771 votes. Based on the producer’s decision, finally entered the debut line.
Currently, Sunoo is listed as a student of Chilbo Junior High School, and serves as the student council president. He has the confidence to show egyo because it feels cute and cute. When writing hope in the future, he wants to grow taller.
6. Jung Won
The member who ranked first in the last episode of I-Land was Jung Won, he received 1,417,620 votes. He was appointed as Leader group, and occupied the position as vocalist and dancer.
Jung Won spent 1 year and 4 months in Big Hit Entertainment. He is a multilalent I-Land participant, this is what makes him ranked first.
When asked about his biggest dream, he said he wanted to visit Canada to see Aurora. In addition, Jung Won also reveals that he wants to be more handsome.
The youngest member in ENHYPEN’s debut line up is Niki. He has come from Japan, and has the real name Nishimura Riki. Born in Okayama, Japan on December 9, 2005. He’s 14 now.
Niki is a member who spent a short trainee period of 8 months. He held the position of main dancer and rapper in the group. She was shinee’s back dancer when she was 11.
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Skil dance received praise from J-Hope BTS, The8 Seventeen, and Son Sung Deuk choreographed Big Hit Entertainment. Besides being good at dancing, Niki is good at playing musi piano instruments. He ranked fourth with 1,140,718.