K-Pop stars with impressive fighting skills

Kpop stars are often ridiculed for being cute, effeminate and vain, but let’s meet some famous K-Pop stars with impressive fighting skills.

Former EXO member Tao is well known for his incredible Wushu and Kung Fu skills.

Tao debuted as EXO‘s martial artist and incorporated various fighting moves into their music videos and live performances.

Somi – Taekwondo

The former I.O.I member has a 3rd degree black belt in Taekwondo.

Her Taekwondo skills were shown several times through TV shows.

Chansung – Taekwondo and Kendo

Chansung’s fellow members can throw punches, sure, but this 2PM singer has years of formal martial arts training to back him up.

Chansung has been practicing taekwondo for eleven years…

…and Kendo for more than seven years!

Jackson – Fencing

Before he was a rapper, GOT7’s “wild and sexy” rapper was an Olympic fencer! He won the Asian Junior and Cadet Fencing Championships in 2011.

If it wasn’t for fencing, Jackson may have never joined GOT7. His father promised Jackson that he would support his decision to become an idol, if he won his remaining fencing matches…


The maknae is also a Taekwondo talent, with a black belt in Taekwondo.

K-Pop stars with impressive fighting skills - Jungkook

He is know for good at everything when took part and won in athletic shows as well.