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MONSTA X (몬스타엑스) Members Complete Profile, Facts, and TMI

MONSTA X (몬스타엑스) is a 6-member boy group from Starship Entertainment formed through a reality program ‘NO.MERCY’. It consists of members Shownu, Minhyuk, Kihyun, Hyungwon, Joohoney, and I.M. The group originally debuted with 7 members until Wonho’s departure in 2019. They debuted with a mini-album ‘TRESPASS’ on May 14th, 2015. MONSTA X also released Japanese and English albums in 2017 and 2020 respectively.

MONSTA X Member Profile


Shownu Profile

  • Birth Name: 손현우 (Sohn Hyunwoo)
  • Stage Name: Shownu
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1992.06.18
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
  • Height: 181 cm (5’9”)
  • Weight: 77 kg (169.7 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Shownu Facts & TMI

  • Shownu was born and grew up in Uijeongbu City
  • His family consists of mother and father.
  • Shownu is an only child.
  • His position in the group is leader, main dancer, and lead vocal.
  • Shownu was a swimmer until he was in the sixth grade of elementary school, but he stopped because his parents wanted him to focus on his study.
  • He started auditioning to be a singer after watching his favorite singer Rain.
Other facts about Shownu


Minhyuk Profile

  • Birth Name: 이민혁 (Lee Minhyuk)
  • Stage Name: Minhyuk
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1993.11.03
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
  • Height: 179.8 cm (5’8”)
  • Weight: 65 kg (143.3 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Minhyuk Facts & TMI

  • Minhyuk was born and grew up in Seoul.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and a younger brother (born 1997).
  • His family also raised a poodle named Dambi, but the puppy passed away in January 2020.
  • His position in MONSTA X is sub vocalist.
  • He is also unofficially known as MONSTA X’s ‘visual member’.
  • He started to dream of becoming a singer because of the applause and cheers he received for a performance in his high school’s talent show.
Other facts about Minhyuk


Kihyun Profile

  • Birth Name: 유기현 (Yu Kihyun)
  • Stage Name: Kihyun
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1993.11.22
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
  • Height: 174.8 cm (5’7”)
  • Weight: 62 kg (136.6 lbs)
  • Blood Type: B
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Kihyun Facts & TMI

  • Kihyun was born and grew up in Goyang City
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older brother (born 1991).
  • He is a Christian.
  • Kihyun is part of Munhwa Ryu’s clan.
  • He is the main vocalist of MONSTA X.
  • Before his debut, he released a song called ‘The Stinging Woman’ with main rapper Joohoney.
Other facts about Kihyun


Hyungwon Profile

  • Birth Name: 채형원 (Chae Hyungwon)
  • Stage Name: Hyungwon
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1994.01.15
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
  • Height: 183 cm (6’0”)
  • Weight: 60 kg (132.2 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Hyungwon Facts & TMI

  • Hyungwon was born in Gwangsan.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and a younger brother.
  • He is the sub vocalist and lead dancer of MONSTA X.
  • The other members acknowledge Hyungwon as one of MONSTA X’s ‘visual members’.
  • He is also known as the member who likes to sleep the most.
  • His personality is totally opposite to his cold appearance, Hyungwon is a softie who cries a lot.
Other facts about Hyungwon


Joohoney Profile

  • Birth Name: 이주헌 (Lee Jooheon)
  • Stage Name: Joohoney
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1994.10.06
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Chinese Zodiac: Dog
  • Height: 177 cm (5’8”)
  • Weight: 67 kg (147.7 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: Soundcloud

Joohoney Facts & TMI

  • Jooheon was born in Daegu and grew up in Seoul.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and a younger brother (born 2001).
  • He is a Christian.
  • Jooheon is the main rapper of MONSTA X.
  • Although he is mainly in charge of the group’s rap, he is the unofficial all-rounder of the team. He can rap, dance, sing, compose music, and variety shows.
  • He always ranked first in MONSTA X pre-debut variety show ‘NO.MERCY’.
Other facts about Joohoney


I.M Profile

  • Birth Name: 임창균 (Im Changkyun)
  • Stage Name: I.M
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1996.01.26
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Chinese Zodiac: Pig
  • Height: 177 cm (5’8”)
  • Weight: 63 kg (138.8 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O (Rh+)
  • Personal Social Media: InstagramSoundcloud

I.M Facts & TMI

  • I.M was born in Gwangsan City, Gwangju.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older brother.
  • He is a Christian.
  • I.M is the lead rapper of MONSTA X.
  • He is the maknae of the group.
  • He started auditioning for entertainment agencies when he was in the 3rd grade of high school.
Other facts about I.M


Wonho (EX-MEMBER) Profile

  • Birth Name: 이호석 (Lee Hoseok)
  • Stage Name: Wonho
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1993.03.01
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
  • Height: 177 cm (5’8”)
  • Weight: 86 kg (189.5 lbs)
  • Blood Type: B
  • Personal Social Media: InstagramYoutubeTwitter, VLiveFacebookTikTokFancafePersonal Youtube

Wonho (EX-MEMBER) Facts & TMI

  • Wonho was born in Gunpo City, Gyeonggi-do.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and one younger brother (born 1997).
  • After quitting MONSTA X in 2019, he joined Starship Entertainment’s sublabel Highline Entertainment as a solo singer and producer.
  • His activities in the U.S are handled by American management Maverick.
  • Wonho’s fandom name is called WENEE.
  • Originally, he wanted to be a taekwondo player, but after finishing middle school he quit taekwondo because of injury.
Other facts about Wonho (EX-MEMBER)

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