AKMU (Akdong Musician)

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AKMU (Akdong Musician)
AKMU 2016
AKMU consists on 2 members (brother and sister): Chanhyuk and Soohyun. They debuted under YG Entertainment in 2012.

Chanhyuk
Chanhyuk AKMU
Stage Name: Chanhyuk
Birth Name: Lee Chan Hyuk
Position: Main Vocalist, Rapper, and Composer
Birthday: September 12, 1996
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Height: 159 cm (5’3″)
Weight: 58 kg (128 lbs)
Birth Place: Uijeongbu, South Korea
Instagram: @akmuchanhk

Chanhyuk facts:
– He won (along with his sister) Kpop Star season 2.
– He is the composer of all AKMU’s songs.
– He plays the guitar.
– He, along with his parents and sister Soohyun lived in Mongolia for two years prior to competing in the second season of the K-Pop Star series.
– While they were in Mongolia the family struggled financially, that’s why they had to give up to school and began to be homeschooled.
– The songs from their debut album, “Play” (11 songs all composed by Chanhyuk) have a total of more than 6 mil. downloads.
– He said he thinks of entering the military in 2018 at the latest, because all of his close friends are already in the military or have been already discharged.
– Chanhyuk ideal’s type: “A girl that doesn’t approach me for my copyrights, a girl that has a higher nose than my sister,”

Soohyun
Soohyun AKMU
Stage Name: Soohyun
Birth Name: Lee Soo Hyun
Position: Main Vocalist, Maknae
Birthday: May 4, 1999
Zodiac sign: Taurus
Height: 158 cm (5’2″)
Weight: 52 kg (115 lbs)
Birth Place: Uijeongbu, South Korea
Instagram: @akmu_suhyun
Youtube: Soohyun’s channel

Soohyun facts:
– She won (along with her brother) Kpop Star season 2
– She is also part of the YG duo HISUHYUN together with Lee Hi
– She, along with her family, lived in Mongolia for two years prior to competing in the second season of the K-Pop Star series.
– Due to family’s financial issues, she studied at home while she lived in Mongolia.
– When they lived in Mongolia there were days when all they ate for a meal was rice with soy sauce. (Healing Camp – ep. from July 2014)
– She used to be chubby for a K-pop star, so she said she didn’t have much confidence in her appearance, but she dieted and lost lots of weight. (We think she’s pretty either way. ^_^)

 

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