MYNAME is a South Korean boy group formed by Fly to the Sky‘s Hwanhee in collaboration with the agency H2 Media. As of 2018, the group consists of 5 members namely Gunwoo, Insoo, Seyong, JunQ, and Chaejin. They all have appeared as a group on several of MYNAME’s own television reality shows such as Myname W Kitchen and Ta-Dah! It’s Myname Real Story and an online show Myname Is Myname.
- Lee Gun-woo (Leader, Main Vocalist)
- Kang In-soo (Lead Vocalist)
- Kim Se-yong (Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Vocalist)
- Kang Joon-kyu (Main Rapper, Vocalist)
- Chae Jin-Suk (Vocalist)
K-pop, J-pop, Hip-Hop, R&B
- H2 Media
- Universal Music Japan
The group has done several tours such as –
- Myname Live Tour ～ The Departure (2013)
- Myname Live House Tour 2014 ~WOW!~ (2014)
- Myname Japan 2nd Hall Tour 2014 ~Five Stars~ (2014)
- Myname Live House Tour 2015 ~WOW!~ Vol.3 (2015)
MYNAME released their first album We Are Myname on March 27, 2013. The album peaked at number 3 on the Oricon Albums Chart (Japan).
Some of their well-known singles include Baby I’m Sorry, Day by Day, Too Very So Much, Just Tell Me, Message, We Are the Night, Your Answer, Alive or Fallen, Shirayuki and more.
One Direction Facts
- The group MYNAME was formed by South Korean singer, actor and one half of South Korean R&B duo Fly to the Sky‘s Hwang Yoon-Seok, also known as Hwanhee.
- The announcement of the group was made on July 30, 2011, when Hwanhee revealed that he had trained all the 5 members for 2 years.
- The group made their official debut on October 27, 2011, by releasing a digital single Message which had 24,942 downloads in its first week.
- Their Studio albums such as I.M.G.: Without You and Alive: Always in Your Heart peaked at number 2 spot on the South Korean Music charts.
- One of their members Insoo was enlisted October 26, 2017. The group, however, went on as a four-member band in his absence and went on to release their 6th Japanese album Kiseki. The album peaked at number 3 on the Japanese music charts.
- Visit the band’s official website @ myname-jp.com.
- Connect with the band members on Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook.