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Wanna One is an eleven-member singer and choreography group. Swing Entertainment and CJ E&M were formed on August 7, 2017. The selection of the formation of this group was conducted by CJ E&M through the survival competition program Produce 101 Season 2 in 2017.
Among the names of the members are Kang Daniel, Lee Dae-hwi, Park Ji-hoon, Kim Jae-hwan, Park Woo-jin, Ong Seong-wu, Lai Kuan-Lin, Yoon Ji-sung, Bae Jin-young, Hwang Min-hyun and Ha Sung-woon. However, their contract expires on December 18, 2018. However, their last activity took place on 24-27 January 2019. This South Korean idol group has a genre stream of Kpop,R&B, EDM and Hip Hop.
Member Wanna One Profile
Here is a review of the eleven members of the group who have their own profiles and backgrounds until they can then unite to form a boy band. Here is the profile of each Wanna One member.
1. Yoon Ji-sung
She was born in South Korea on March 8, 1991. On December 11, YMC Entertainment announced that it had been accepted to the Graduate School of Fine Arts and Performing Arts of Dongguk University.
2. Ha Sung-woon
Ha Sung-woon was born on March 22, 1994 in Gyeonggi, South Korea. She is a singer who made her debut with Hotshot in 2014. He also has a history of education at Dong-Ah Institute of Media and Arts – Kpop Performance.
3. Hwang Min-hyun
Hwang Min-hyun is a singer born in Busan, South Korea on August 9, 1995. He is better known as Minhyun and in addition to being a singer he is also an actor and songwriter.
Her debut debut was in 2012 as the vocalist of NU’EST. It was then ranked ninth in the Produce 101 Season 2 series that made him a member of Wanna One.
4. Ong Seong-wu
Ong Seong-wu was born on August 24, 1995 in Incheon, South Korea. In addition to being a singer he is also an actor who has the ability of vocal instruments and drums. Seong-wu was also included in the boy band through the Produce 101 survival program and has a history of education at Hanlim Multi Arts School – Department of Dance Practice and Dong Seoul University – Department of Performing Arts.
5. Kim Jae-hwan
Kim Jae-hwan was born in Gangwon, South Korea on May 27, 1996. The former member of the band studied at Howon University – Practical Music and Vocal Studies and is currently focusing on solo careers. He has also appeared in several television programs and music videos such as Yang Song E titled Smiling Goodbye in 2014 and Momoland under the title Freeze in 2017.
6. Kang Daniel
Kang Daniel is a South Korean singer who was born on December 10, 1996 and has been known since appearing in Produce 101 Season 2. She reached number one as a trainee on the show and automatically became the lead singer in the idol group Wanna One. He is currently preparing his debut for a solo career and is building his own company called Konnect Entertainment.
7. Park Ji-hoon
Park Ji-hoon was born on May 29, 1999 in Masan, South Korea. She is a singer and has known the art of roless since she was a child actor. Then his name came to light when he finished second in Produce 101 Season 2. He is currently in the midst of a role as an actor and making his career solo debut.
8. Park Woo-jin
Park Woo-jin was born on November 2, 1999 in Busan, South Korea. He is a singer and rapper who is currently a member of the idol group AB6IX. Woo-jin has a history of education at Jeonpo Elementary School, Busan Dong Middle School and Korean Arts High School.
9. Bae Jin-young
Bae Jin-young is a singer born in Seoul, South Korea on May 10, 2000. He participated in four singles in 2017 and participated in produce 101 Season 2. Jin-young has a history of education at Seoul Cheonggu Elementary School, Daekyung Middle School and Lila Art High School.
10. Lee Dae-hwe
He is a South Korean singer, songwriter and presenter who was born on January 29, 2001. In produce 101 he placed third out of all other Wanna One members. She also released a single with Park Woo-jin and reached number 60 on the Gaon Single Chart.
11. Lai Kuan-Lin
Lai Kuan-Lin was born on September 23, 2001 in Taipei Taiwan. He is a singer and rapper and actor. He has music in the Kpop and Cpop genres. While in the same event as his other colleagues, he placed seventh. Lai Kuan-Lin also lived in Los Angeles United States for five years before returning to Taiwan.
Album Wanna One
During its debut the idol group has released several albums including To Be One 2017, Nothing Without You 2017, I Promise You 2018, Undivided 2018 and Power Of Destiny 2018.
Awards Won by Wanna One
The boy idol group won the Rookie Grand Slam in 2018 and won several awards including Mnet Asian Music Awards, Golden Disc Awards, Seoul Music Awards, Melon Music Awards and Gaon Chart Music Awards as well as being the Best New Kpop artist of 2017.