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Key (SHINee) Profile and Facts

Key Profile: Key Facts, Key Ideal Type

Key
is a soloist and a member of SHINee under SM Entertainment. He debuted on November 6th, 2018 with the single ‘Forever Yours ft. Soyou’.

Key Fandom Name: Lockets
Key Official Colors: Pink

Stage Name: Key (키)
Birth Name: Kim Ki Bum (김기범)
Birthday: September 23rd, 1991
Position: Libra
Height: 181 cm (5’11”)
Weight:
Blood Type: B
Instagram: @bumkeyk

Key Facts:
– He was born in Daegu, South Korea.
– He is an only child.
– His grandmother raised him since his mom was sick after Key’s birth and his father was busy with work.
– He went to Daegu Yeong Shin Middle School.
– He trained since 2005 SM National Tou Audition Casting.
– His nicknames are Almighty Key, KimKey, and Key Umma.
– He can speak both English and Japanese, but is better at speaking Japanese.
– He is the groups No.1 in fashion.
– He has a love hate relationship with horror movies and horror stories.
– He will go to the CD shop asking where the SHINee CD’s are and if they are selling well.
– He is afraid of heights.
– Is confident that he can be a gourmet chef.
– He has been dreaming to become a singer since Kindergarten.
– Hobbies: rapping, dancing and water skiing.
– Good at saying honeyed words, but hearing lines like “Are you hurt? I am hurting too.” makes him burst out in laughter.
– In SHINee he’s the 2nd in terms of how easy he cries. In their concerts (Tokyo Dome + Shinee World DVDs) if Key cries, Jjong is soon to follow and vice versa.
– Key donates to charities often and tries to do volunteer work too.
– Key helped design many of the costumes that SHINee members wore at concerts.
– Key is in a duo band with Woohyun from INFINITE, called Toheart.
– He acted in the drama Drinking Solo (2016) and Lookout (2017).
– Key was in the global edition of “We Got Married” where he was paired with Ari Chan.
– Key has 2 dogs. They are called Commes Des and Garçon. They are featured a lot in Key’s social media sites.
– Key and Minho wrote all the rap parts for their upcoming album, “Story of Light”.
– His enlistment date is March 4, 2019.
Key’s ideal type: “It changes often, but lately the type I like is a mysterious woman who, after getting to know her better, is actually well-read and knowledgeable.”

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  • OhItsLizzie

    Locket’s? that’s so sweet uwu

  • Holly Walker

    He also calls his fans ‘little freaks’. All of SHINee have individual fan names. Key’s is Locket, Onew’s is MVP, Jonghyun’s is Blingers, Minho’s is Flames and Taemin’s is Taemints!

  • Joshua Alto

    New MV: KEY – One of Those Nights

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZWSW90lybM

    Please Update this! 🙂

  • KProfiles

    @Joshua_Alto:disqus Thank you for the update, it’s much appreciated! 🙂

  • JennaM

    New MV: Key – I Wanna Be(Feat. Soyeon)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_E5JtAcc3cY

  • JennaM

    New MV: Key – I Wanna Be(Feat. Soyeon of (G)I–DLE)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_E5JtAcc3cY

  • KProfiles

    @disqus_lg9hJorKe5:disqus Thank you for the update, it’s much appreciated! 🙂