Who are the members of Kingdom? BTS-inspired K-pop band debut with 'History Of Kingdom: Part Ⅰ. Arthur'
From Arthur professing his biggest inspiration being Jungkook to Mujin speaking of G-Dragon being his role model, meet the Kingdom members
GF Entertainment’s new K-pop group ‘Kingdom’ is all set to drop their debut album 'History Of Kingdom: Part Ⅰ. Arthur’ on February 18 and the unique medieval concepts of the group has prompted the K-pop listeners to feel curious about the group.
Kingdom, the seven-member K-pop act consisting of Dann (leader of the group), Arthur, Mujin, Louis, Ivan, Jahan and Chiwoo. The K-pop group formed with each member representing a king in history has talked about their interests and inspirations prior to the debut. From Arthur professing his biggest inspiration being Jungkook to Mujin speaking of G-Dragon being his role model, meet the debut group Kingdom here.
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Kingdom is all set to make their debut on February 18 with debut album 'History Of Kingdom: Part Ⅰ. Arthur'. The group has also teased the concept through snippets. Check the teaser below:
Meet the Kingdom members
Dann is the leader and also one of the main vocalists of the K-pop group. According to Kprofiles, Dann aka Jung Seungbo is a former member of the group Varsity where his stage name was Seungbo. The 24-year-old K-pop singer swears by BTS’ Jimin, Jooheon of Monsta X, and Jay Park. He was also a part of a survival reality show titled ‘Mixnine’.
Arthur aka Jang Yunho was also a former member of the group Varsity. The 21-years-old K-pop singer has learned dancing from a street dance crew and gets inspiration from BTS’s Jungkook. Arthur once had a funny interaction with BTS’ Jimin where he got nervous seeing the global K-pop star and mumbled ‘Hello, I am BTS’. The vocalist and main dancer of the group has got singing lesions from famous singer Lee Seungwoo.
Mujin shares his birth year with Arthur and his real name is Go Sungho. The vocalist-cum-rapper of the group was accepted into JYP but he found out late and couldn’t join the group, Kprofiles reported. His role model is G-Dragon and the 21-year-old K-pop rookie loves cooking apart from composing songs.
Louis aka Yang Dongsik is the vocalist for Kingdom. The singer has shared his inspiration to be BTS and Big Bang. The K-pop rookie has been training for three years and he also happens to be the first member to join GF Entertainment.
Ivan, whose real name is Park Yoosung, swears by Seventeen and BTS as his biggest inspiration. The 20-year-old has a Black Belt in Taekwondo. Apart from music, Ivan wants to be in a web drama.
Lim Jihun aka Kingdom’s Jahan is one of the youngest members of the group. The 19-year-old K-pop rookie says J-hope of BTS and Jungkook to be his biggest inspiration. The vocalist and rapper of the group taught himself the choreography of BTS’s iconic ‘I Need U’ and practiced it 5 hours a day.
Chiwoo aka Guk Seungjun is the youngest member, ‘maknae’ of Kingdom. Chiwoo calls BTS’ V and Jungkook as his biggest role models. He wanted to become a K-pop idol after watching BTS’s DNA performances.
Check out more of the group’s debut album 'History Of Kingdom: Part Ⅰ. Arthur' below"