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I.M (MONSTA X) Profile

I.M (MONSTA X) Profile and Facts:

I.M is a South Korean rapper and a member of the South Korean boy group MONSTA X. He debuted as a soloist on February 19, 2021 with first EP album “Duality”. On November 15, 2022 it was announced that he has signed with Sony Music Korea.

Rap Name: I.M (아이엠)
Birth Name: Im Chang Kyun (임창균)
Birthday: January 26th, 1996
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Rat
Height: 175 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 62 kg (137 lbs)
Blood Type: O (Rh+ O)
Representative Emoji: 🐺
Instagram: imnameim
Twitter: IMxSMEK
YouTube: I.M Official
FaceBook: I.M – 아이엠
Website: I.M Official Website

I.M Facts:
– He was the 6th trainee announced as a member of Monsta X (after survival TV show “No Mercy”).
– I.M was born in Gwangju, South Korea.
– He has an older brother.
– I.M joined with other trainees in NO.MERCY – Mission 4. (When he was announced as a new trainee the other members weren’t too happy about this decision.)
– His role model is his father.
– He lived abroad a lot during his childhood, because his father was a scientist and his work demanded of him to travel around the world.
– He lived 3 years in Boston and 4 years in Israel.
– His English name is Daniel, when he lived in Boston, he used be called by the name Dany.
– He once wanted to pursue science and education.
– Due to living abroad his English is fluent (He’s the member with the best English in MONSTA X).
– He was supposed to debut in another group in 2014 (Nu’Bility), but plans fell through in the last minute, since he decided to leave the group.
– I.M was a STARSHIP trainee for 2 years.
– He still loves travelling and his favorite place to be in is Osaka, Japan.
– In the dorm he is the most quiet member.
– In an interview I.M confirmed that he likes to look a lot in the mirror.
– When he was younger, once he dissected a rat in his dad’s lab.
– His father owns an orchard.
– His ringtone is vibrate mode.
– He talks a little in the dorm (rather than a lot).
– It was the hardest for him to get close to WONHO, due to WONHO being so fair skinned and handsome).
– He said Jooheon was the easiest to get close to because they’re both rappers.
– His family like all members of MONSTA X.
– He says Stone Grandpa (a statue at Jeju island that’s known for its big nose) is something that resembles him.
– He doesn’t know if he has any phobias.
– SHOWNU gave him the best first impression.
– He’s not jealous of any of the members’ personal connections.
– He doesn’t like to stay much inside and he prefers to be outside. (Once, during “Weekly Idol” he complained that Monsta X stays too much indoor).
– Once he wakes up he usually checks his schedule.
– One of his nicknames is Kookang (= puppy) and was given to him by WONHO.
– I.M said that he was more nervous when he performed Mirotic by TVXQ than he was in the finale of NO.MERCY.
– When he was asked why he keeps biting SHOWNU’s arms, I.M said “His arms are delicious.”
– He can touch his elbow and his nose with his tongue.
– I.M keeps skin moisturizer in the dorm’s fridge (which he shares with KIHYUN).
– He likes playing games with KIHYUN.
– I.M writes a lot of the songs lyrics with JOOHONEY.
– He always prays before eating. (Like JOOHONEY)
– His favorite color is White.
– He doesn’t like spicy food.
– One of his favorite songs is “Lucia” by Daman.
– One of his favorite English phrases is “Do what you love and love what you do”.
– He is so careless like he lost his wallet when they were in the world tour.
– Hobbies: Writing songs, hanging out with his group mates.
– Among MONSTA X members he said he is the closest to JOOHONEY.
– He give 10% of his first paycheck to church and spend some for his parents.
– I.M loves candles and the ‘mood’ they spread. HYUNGWON once said that he observed I.M staring deeply into a candle’s flame. (Monsta X Asta TV Interview)
– His definition of love: “Giving up the most delicious drumstick. It’s cherishing someone more than yourself.” (Sparkling Magazine Interview)
– He is left handed. However, when he plays sports he mostly uses his right hand instead. (Bowling Practice 1 Vlive)
– During (170421 KBSWORLD K-Rush FB Live) he said if he were a girl he would date leader SHOWNU.
– He’s closest to JOOHONEY because when he was new in NO.MERCY everyone really disliked him and JOOHONEY  was the one who shared the most words with him.
– I.M is friends with Daewon (former Madtown) and Eunjin (BIGFLO) of UNB.
– On August 8, 2022 it was announced that I.M left the agency but would continue group activities.
– On November 15, 2022 it was announced that he has signed with Sony Music Korea.
I.M Ideal’s Type:I look at the person’s personality.

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Related: I.M Discography
MONSTA X Members Profile
Quiz: Who’s Your MONSTA X Boyfriend?

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