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B.A.P Members Profile: B.A.P Facts and Ideal Type

B.A.P (비에이피) currently consists of 4 members: Himchan, Daehyun, Youngjae and Jongup. On August 23, 2018 it was announced that Yongguk‘s contract with TS Ent. expired and the group will continue as 5 members until their contracts will expire. Zelo’s contact expired on December 2, 2018 and he also decided to not renew. The group debuted on 26 January 2012 by TS Entertainment.

B.A.P Fandom Name: Baby
B.A.P Fan Color: Spring Green

B.A.P Official Accounts:
Twitter: @BapJapanstaff
Facebook: OFFICIALB.A.P
vLive: B.A.P’s channel
Youtube: B.A.P (on TS Entertainment’s channel)

Himchan

Stage Name: Himchan (힘찬)
Full Name: Kim Him Chan (김힘찬)
Position: Sub-Vocal, Rapper, Visual
Birthday: April 19, 1990
Zodiac Sign:  Aries
Bunny: Pink
Height: 180 cm (5’11”)
Weight: 69 kg (152 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Twitter: @BAP_Himchan
Instagram: @chanchanieeeeee

Himchan Facts:
– He was born in Seoul, South Korea.
– He has an older sister.
– Education: National School for Traditional Music
– He was a trainee for 1.5 years.
– If B.A.P were a family he’d be the mom.
– He was an MC for MTV‘s “The Show“.
– He is the closest to Yongguk.
– His hobby is shopping (looking for pretty clothes)
– His favorite colors are black, gold, and red.
– His favorite food is Japanese Food.
– Himchan is very talkative as he does not like silence. (NCT Night Night Radio)
– Himchan is close with Seventeen’s Woozi and Wonwoo. (Celuv iTV ‘I am Celeb’)
– He is also close to JBJ’s Hyunbin.
– His chores in the dorm is  to throw out the garbage.
– In the dorm he used to share a room with Yongguk.
– After Yongguk moved out, Himchan has the room all for himself.
– On July 24, 2018 a woman accused Himchan of sexual harassment. The police is currently investigating as Himchan is denying the accusation saying it was consensual.
Himchan’s ideal type is a kind woman.

Daehyun

Stage name: Daehyun (대현)
Full Name: Jung Dae Hyun (정대현)
Position: Main Vocalist, Face of the Group
Bunny: White
Birthday: June 28, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 179 cm (5’10″)
Weight: 63 kg (139 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Twitter: @BAP_Daehyun
Instagram: @dh_jung_bap

Daehyun Facts:
– Daehyun was born in Gwangju then later moved to Busan.
– He has an older brother.
– Education: Nataraja Academy in Busan
– He was a trainee for a total of 2 years and trained with the group for about 7 months.
– If B.A.P were a family he’d be the oldest son.
– His hobby is watching movies.
– His favorite food is cheesecake.
– He is the closest to Youngjae.
– He likes fluorescent colors.
– He speaks with a very heavy Busan dialect.
– Daehyun has tattoos (2).
– His chores in the dorm is cleaning the restroom.
– Daehyun was a co host on the show “Idol Battle Likes” for the first 2 episodes.
– Daehyun would like to try acting in the future because he learned some acting while they were shouting for Skydive.
– Daehyun is friends with Daniel from Wanna One. Both of them went to the same dance academy in Busan.
– Daehyun bought Seventeen’s Seungkwan (when Seventeen were still rookies) rib eye. Seungkwan said he would pay him back, but Daehyun is still waiting. (Celuv iTV ‘I am Celeb’)
– He is also close to Boy Republic’s Suwoong and JBJ’s Hyunbin.
– Daehyun said that Jongup’s and Himchan’s belonging are everywhere, blocking the way, so Daehyun just have to step on their belongings if he wants to go to kitchen.XD
– Daehyun acted in the musicals “Napoleon” (with BTOB’s Changsub) and in “All Shock Up” (with Pentagon’s Jihno).
– In the dorm he used to share a room with Zelo, but he left the dorm and lives on his own now.
Daehyun’s ideal type is someone like Shin Saimdang.

Youngjae

Stage Name: Youngjae (영재)
Full Name: Yoo Young Jae (유영재 )
Position: Lead Vocalist
Bunny: Yellow
Birthday: January 24, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Blood Type: AB
Twitter: @BAP_Youngjae
Instagram:@yjaybaby

Youngjae Facts:
– He was born in Seoul, South Korea.
– He has an older brother.
– Education: Uijeongbu Technical High School
– He was a trainee for 4 years.
– If B.A.P were a family he’d be the mom (he insists that’s his role, not HimChan’s).
– He was a trainee at JYP for about a year, but joined TS because his debut didn’t seem to be nearing any time soon.
– He audited for JYP together with BTS’s J-Hope and Halo’s Dino.
– Youngjae is friends with JB from GOT7 and with Sungjae from BtoB.
– He is the closest to Daehyun. (They became very close during their trainee days.)
– Youngjae revealed that he and BTS’s Jin, BTOB‘s Eunkwang and VIXX’s Ken are in a gaming crew, called “The Strongest Idol” and Youngjae is the leader. (“Lee Guk Joo’s Young Street”)
– His hobbies are listening to music and sleeping.
– His favorite food is meat.
– His favorite color is sky blue.
– His chores in the dorm is to keep everything organized.
– In the dorm he shares a room with Jongup.
– Update: He now has a room on his own.
Youngjae’s ideal type is someone who likes him a lot.

Jongup

Stage Name: Jongup (종업)
Birth Name: Moon Jongup (문종업)
Position: Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist
Bunny: Green
Birthday: February 6, 1995
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 174 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 66 kg (145 lbs)
Blood Type: B
Twitter: @BAP_Jongup
Instagram: @moonjongyeup

Jongup Facts:
– He was born in Seoul, South Korea.
– He has 2 older brothers.
– Education: Hanlim Arts High School
– He was a trainee for 1.5 years.
– He’s known for being the most awkward in the band.
– If B.A.P were a family he’d be the 2nd oldest son.
– His hobbies are listen to music/ dancing
– His favorite color is Black.
– His favorite food is raw meat and hamburgers.
– He is a big fan of McDonald’s.
– He likes to watch “Shingeki no Kyojin”.
– He likes buying shoes.
– Besides singing, Jongup also raps in his songs “Now” and “Try My Luck”.
– He is the closest to Zelo.
– His chores in the dorm is cleaning the dishes.
– Boy Republic ‘s Suwoong, JBJ’s Hyunbin, Sonamoo’s NewSun and Jongup belong to the same friend circle called ” 999 Squad ”
– In the dorm he used to share a room with Youngjae.
– Update: He now has a room on his own.
– Jongup’s ideal type: he says he doesn’t have an ideal type, but he’d like her to be older than him. He also said he’d like a girl who shares his interest in anime.

Former Member:
Yongguk

Stage Name: Yongguk (용국)
Full Name: Bang Yong Guk (방용국)
Position: Main Rapper, Leader
Bunny: Red
Birthday: March 31, 1990
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Height: 182 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Twitter: @BAP_Bangyongguk
Instagram: @bangstergram

Yongguk Facts:
– He was born in Incheon, South Korea.
– He has an older sister (Natasha – a tattoo’s artist and model) and a twin brother (Yongnam).
– Education: KyungHee Cyber University
– He was a trainee for 6 years.
– If B.A.P were a family he’d be the dad.
– He’s the closest to Himchan.
– He speaks Korean, Japanese, English
– He is learning Spanish, when he has time he watches a lot of Latino dramas: télénovelas.
– His hobbies are playing alone, exercising/writing lyrics, composing
– His favorite colors are red and black.
– He only started to talk when he was 5 years old.
– He has a twin brother named  Bang Yong Nam who sings in a rock band.
– His favorite food is Sushi.
– Yongguk has tattoos (~5).
– His chores is to manage what goes on in the dorm.
– In the dorm he used to share a room with Himchan.
– Yongguk is not living in the dorm anymore, he moved out.
– On August 23, 2018 TS Ent. announced that Yongguk’s contract expired and he decided to leave the company. They mentioned that B.A.P will promote as 5 members until their contracts will expire.
Yongguk’s ideal type is a virtuous woman.

Zelo

Stage Name: Zelo (젤로)
Full Name: Choi Jun Hong (최준홍)
Position: Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Maknae
Bunny: Blue
Birthday: October 15, 1996
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 188.5cm (6’2″)
Weight: 63 kg (139 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Twitter: @zelo96
Instagram: @byzelo

Zelo Facts:
– He was born in Mokpo, South Korea.
– He has an older brother.
– Education: Sungdae Middle School, School of Performing Arts Seoul
– He was a trainee for 6 years.
– He wants his fan girls to call him “Oppa” even though he is younger than most of them.
– If B.A.P were a family he’d be he’d be the “cute and pure maknae ”.
– His hobbies are listening to music, writing lyrics, skateboarding, beatboxing
– Zelo graduated from SOPA in 2015, he was schoolmates with Joy (Red Velvet), Yerin (GFriend) and Hayoung (APink).
– He likes grey, green, and red.
– He is the closest to Jongup.
– His favorite food is Kimchi.
– He speaks Korean and English.
– Zelo is friends with BTS’s J-Hope. They went to same academy in Gwangju for rap and dance.
– Zelo is also close with Seventeen’s Hoshi. (Celuv iTV ‘I am Celeb’)
– Zelo got a nose piercing in 2016.
– Zelo has tattoos (2).
– Zelo’s shoe size is 285 mm.
– His chores in the dorm is to do the laundry.
– He used to share a room with Daehyun. (Daehyun left the dorm, to live on his own.)
– Update: Zelo also left the dorm. Zelo moved out because he wanted to live with his family.
– On December 10, 2018 during the last concert of B.A.P’s European tour, Zelo mentioned that his contract with TS Ent. has officially ended and the European tour was not in his plan, but because he wanted to see Babyz he decided to attend.
– On December 24, 2018 it was announced that Zelo’s contract with TS Ent. expired since December 2, 2018 and he decided to leave TS Ent. and B.A.P.
Zelo’ s ideal type is a person who’s good at English & have pretty smile.

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