Kim Seok-Jin Biography, Wiki, Childhood, Education, Career, Awards & Net Worth

Biography of Kim Seok-Jin

Kim Seok-Jin, better known by his stage name Jin, is a 27 years old South Korean singer and song writer. He is the prominent member of popular Korean boy group named BTS (Bangtan Sonyeondan) which consists of 7 members and is working under Big Hit Entertainment Company. As a result of his hard work, dedication and talent he has garnered immense popularity among the Korean viewers and his fans which earned him further opportunities to broaden his career path. Furthermore, he is known for his silver-line voice, cooking skill as well as caring, humble & funny personality.

Childhood & Early Life

Kim Seok-Jin was born on December 4, 1992, in Gwacheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea as the youngest son in the upper class Korean family. He has one older brother, Kim Seok Jung. Likewise, he is an exceptional dancer & is a trained popping & locking as well as contemporary dancer. In addition to this, there is no additional information about his family made public.

Jin graduated from Konkuk University (2011–2017). At present, he is enrolled in ‘Hanyang Cyber University’ to pursue his further studies.


While talking about his professional career, Kim Seok-Jin debuted as the vocalist of the popular K-pop group, BTS in 2013 and is re-known as global sensation pop artists. He is the oldest member of BTS. Likewise, he also launched solo track, “Epiphany” (2018).

In addition to this, he has participated in a variety of shows, most notably Law of the Jungle in Kota Manado, Please Take Care Of My Refrigerator, Hello Counselor, On Idol King Of Cooking, and Let’s Eat Dinner Together. which was well appreciated by the fans. Similarly, he has also hosted music shows. Likewise, has made many endorsements and appeared in a number of commercials for Korean brands.

Awards & Achievements

Kim Seok-Jin has gained a good name and fame from his successful career. Moreover, in 2018, received the fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit by the President of South Korea along with other members of the group.

He along with his group members has also received several awards. They won MelOn Music Award: New artist of the year (2013), Golden Disk Award : Newcomer Award (2014), Gaon Chart K-Pop Award : New Artists of the Year (Male Group) (2014), MelOn Music Award : Best Male Dancer Award (2015), Gaon Chart K-Pop Award : World Rookie Award (2015), Golden Disk Award : Disk Bongsang (2016), Seoul; Music Award (2016), Gaon Chart K-Pop Award : K-Pop World Hallyu Star Award (2016). Similarly , BTS has won Kid’s Choice Award for Favorite Global Music Star (2018), Billboard Music Award for Top Social Artist (2019, 2018, 2017), etc. and several other national as well as international awards.

Net Worth

Kim Seok-Jin has collected an excellent amount of money from his successful career and works. His estimated net worth is $8.3 million as of 2019 and is still under review.


  • Name : Kim Seok-Jin
  • Stage Name : Jin
  • Nick Name: Madnae, Ctrl+V, Visual King, Worldwide Handsome, Third One from The Left, Car Door Guy, Shoulder Hyung, etc.
  • Birthday : December 4, 1992
  • Born In : Gwacheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • Nationality : South Korean
  • Age : 27 Years
  • Sun Sign : Sagittarius
  • Famous As : South Korean Rapper, Song-writer, & Record Producer
  • Height : 5’10.5”(179 cm)
  • Marital Status : Unmarried
  • Eye Color : Brown
  • Labels : Big Hit Entertainment
  • Unit : BTS (Bangtan Sonyeondan)
  • Years Active : 2013-present
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