Biography of Yugyeom
Yugyeom was born Kim Yu-gyeom on November 17, 1997 . He is the youngest member of the group Got7, and is known for his street dancing. Yugyeom made his debut in 2014 as a Lead Dancer, Vocalist, and Maknae of GOT7. Similarly he is famous for his dancing skill . Aside from promoting with GOT7, Yugyeom became active as an actor on web drama “Dream Knight”.
Childhood & Early life
Kim Yugyeom, was born in South Korea, but was conceived and raised in Saudi Arabia because his father had a job there. He has an older brother. Yugyeom studied street dancing at Hanlim Multi Arts High School, he enrolled there in seventh grade. Likewise he once won the second place in Adrenaline House Dance Battle in 2011 which led him to the opportunity to audition for JYP.
Yugyeom made his first pre-debut appearance in an episode of Mnet’s reality-survival program WIN: Who Is Next alongside Jackson, Mark and BamBam, which aired on September 6, 2013. After about three and a half years, in 2014, Yugeom was announced as one of the members of the boy band ‘Got7.’
Furthermore he joined the band as its main rapper, singer, and visual dancer. With ‘Got7,’ Mark launched his debut single, ‘Girls Girls Girls,’ on January 16, 2014. Mark has been part of several of the band’s EPs and studio albums, namely, ‘Got it?,’ ‘Got Love,’ ‘Identify,’ ‘Just Right,’ ‘Moriagatteyo,’ and ‘Flight Log: Departure.’
However his good looks and charming persona have played a key role in making him one of the most favored ‘Got7’ artists. Also he was part of the web drama ‘Dream Knight,’ along with the other band members. He wrote such Got7 songs, for example: “To me”, “Let me know”, “No jam” (along with other band members). He also has a few solo songs: “I don’t know”, “You know”, “No way”, “The way you are”, “Fine” (his solo from GOT7 album Present: YOU) etc.
Awards & Achievement
As one of the band’s leading songwriters and overall talent, Yugeom has been the recipient of a couple of awards and nominations including the SBS MTV Award for Best New Artist , SEED Popular Asian Artist of the Year, China Goodwill Star and a couple more others. The band itself has earned over 60 award nominations from major award bodies like Seoul Music Awards, Mnet Asian Music Awards, Golden Disc Awards and plenty more others. In 2016, Yugyeom joined Mnet’s dance survival contest Hit the Stage and was placed first in the final episode
Yugyeom net worth in 2019 is estimated to be $1 Million- $5 Million (Approx). However his annual salary is under review. The astounding net worth is the compilation of income and earnings from his profession as a Pop singer
- Stage Name:Yugyeom
- Birth Name:Kim Yu Gyeom
- Position:Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Rapper, Maknae
- Birthday:November 17, 1997
- Zodiac Sign:Scorpio
- Height:182 cm (6’0″)
- Weight: 64 kg (141 lbs)
- Blood Type:A
- Specialties:Street dancing (krumping, house dance, popping)
- Hobbies: Playing the piano
- Favorite Food:Samgyupsal, Bulgogi, Chicken, Kimbab
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