Let’s check information about KPop boy group B.A.P

Full profiles of B.A.P members: ages, heights, social media, and facts

B.A.P may be a boy group from the Republic of Korea that debuted under TS Entertainment. after they debuted on January 26, 2012, the group had six members, but now they only have five: Himchan, Daehyun, Youngjae, Jongup, and Zelo. On August 23, 2018, it had been confirmed that Bang Yongguk’s contract with TS Entertainment expired, and he decided to not continue his activity with B.A.P.

The group debuted with the song ‘Warrior’ that aired on the fact show Ta-Dah, It’s B.A.P. B.A.P contains a concept for his or her group, that they’re aliens who’ve come from the earth Mato and are sent to the planet with a mission to avoid wasting their dying planet. Each member has their own Matoki (Mask-wearing Tokki) that represents their character. Tokki means Rabbit within the Korean language, so a mask-wearing Tokki means a rabbit that’s wearing a mask.

Let’s check out their Matoki below!

Group Name: B.A.P (Best, Absolute, Perfect)

Fandom Name: Baby

Fan Color: Spring Green

Debut: January 26, 2012

Debut Song: Warrior

B.A.P Official Accounts :


Vlive: B.A.P’s channel

Twitter: @Bapjapanstaff

YouTube: B.A.P (TS Entertaiment Official Channel)

Website: bap-official.jp

Members’ Profiles

Let’s learn more about the members of B.A.P!

1. Himchan

Real Name: Kim Him-chan (김힘찬)

Stage Name: Himchan (힘찬)

Date of Birth: April 19, 1990

Zodiac: Aries

Age: 28

Height: 181 cm

Weight: 69 kg

Blood Type: O

Matoki: Tatsmato / Pink

Position: Sub-Vocalist, Rapper, Visual

Special Talent: Rapper, Hip-hop, Ulzzang

Education: Korean National University of Art, Seoul-South Korea

Hobbies: Shopping

Twitter: @BAP_Himchan

Instagram: @chanchanieeeeee

Year of active in B.A.P: 2012- now

Motto: “And once you have to rest, just rest. Always do your best.”

Facts About Himchan:

  • His hometown’s Seoul, South Korea
  • He has parents and an older sister
  • He can play guitar, drums, piano, violin, moreover as traditional instruments just like the janggu and therefore the daegeum.
  • His favorite colors are Black, Gold, Red, and Sky Blue
  • Himchan encompasses a habit that he frequently calculates what proportion he eats during a day, thinking of a melody that might make a song out of it.
  • He’s the B.A.P ‘ mother-in-law’, who’s always nagging lots and taking care of the opposite members.
  • Himchan was the second member of the group to be introduced to the general public, as an MC for an MTV Korea TV show The Show.
  • He is closest to Yongguk because they’re of identical in age, and have lived within the dorm longer than other members. They also share a room, in order that they ask one another lots.
  • Himchan is additionally friends with members from other groups, like Woozy and Woonwo from Seventeen, and JBJ’s Hyunbin.
  • On July 24, 2018, Himchan was hit with a scandal after a woman accused him of molestation. The police investigated him and Himchan denied the accusation, saying it had been consensual.
  • He came to S.M Entertainment for casting before he joined TS Entertainment.
  • Himchan loves his fans such a lot. In fact, he’s been called “fan babo/ fan fool.”
  • His ideal type may be a woman who is kind. He believes that a person’s inner self is more important than the outer appearance.

2. Daehyun

Real Name: Jung Dae-hyun (정대현)

Stage Name: Daehyun (정대현)

Date of Birth: June 28, 1993

Zodiac: Cancer

Age: 25

Height: 177 cm

Weight: 63 kg

Blood Type: A

Matoki: Jokomato / Yellow

Position: Main Vocalist, Face of the Group

Special Talent: Singing, drawing caricatures

Education: Nataraja Academy in Busan, Republic of Korea

Hobbies: Watching movies

Twitter: @BAP_Daehyun

Instagram: @dh_jung_bap

Year of active in B.A.P: 2012- now

Motto: “If you’ll, I will.”

Facts About Daehyun:

  • He has an older brother
  • His hometown is Gwangju, Republic of Korea
  • He speaks in a very heavy Busan dialect
  • Daehyun is left-handed
  • He joined TS Entertainment in 2011. He trained for about two years, in general, and trained about another seven months with the group before he made his debut with B.A.P.
  • He’s also referred to as “Hidden Card” within the group
  • Daehyun is closest friends with Youngjae, and he shared the underside bed with Youngjae and Zelo when he still lived within the dorm
  • He encompasses a tattoo on his right wrist that says ‘HOLD’
  • Daehyun has been friends with Wanna One’s Kang Daniel since they attended the identical academy in Busan before his debut.
  • He’s also close with Boy Republic’s Suwoong and JBJ’s Hyungbin
  • His favorite colors are red and black
  • He likes to bed a blanket because he feels comfortable.
  • Daehyun acted with BTOB’s Changsub within the musical “Napoleon”, and acted with Pentagon’s Jinho within the musical “All Shook Up”
  • His ideal type may be a woman with a sweet image, like Lee Jia, Ha Ji-won, and Shim Saim-dang.

3. Youngjae

Real Name: Yoo Young-jae (유영재 )

Stage Name: Youngjae (영재 )

Date of Birth: January 24, 1994

Zodiac: Aquarius

Age: 24

Height: 178 cm

Weight: 65 kg

Blood Type: AB

Matoki: Kekemato / White

Position: Lead Vocalist

Special Talent: Best at playing games

Education: Soongsil Cyber University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Hobbies: being attentive to music, sleeping

Twitter: @BAP_Yongjae

Instagram: @yjaybaby

Years active in B.A.P: 2012- now

Motto: “Starting is half the battle.”

Facts About Youngjae:

  • He has his parents and one older brother
  • He was born in Seoul, South Korea
  • He was a former JYP Entertainment trainee before he joined TS Entertainment
  • He was featured in BANG & ZELO’s MV “Never Give Up”
  • Youngjae was featured in SECRET’s MVs “Starlight Moonlight” and “Shy Boy”
  • He’s the closest friends with Daehyun since they were trainee students together
  • He’s friends with GOT7’s JB
  • Younjae is a big fan of Jay Park
  • His favorite color is Sky Blue
  • His chore is to stay everything organized within the dorm
  • He tends to urge overexcited when he’s in a very good mood and he will hit people randomly. Jongup is often his preferred victim to hit.
  • He likes watching anime, like “ONE PIECE”, “NARUTO”, “Hunter x Hunter”, and “MAJOR”
  • Youngjae revealed in “ Lee Guk Joo’s Young Street” that he, together with BTOB’s Eungkwang and VIXX’s Ken are a gaming team, called “The Strongest Idol”
  • His nickname is “Brain”, because he’s the neatest member within the group. He had 90% grades in History, English, Korean and Sciences.
  • His ideal type may be a girl with clear and delightful eyes. Someone like Kang So-ra, SECRET’s Jieun, and SNSD’s Taeyeon

4. Jongup

Real Name: Moon Jong-up (문종업)

Stage Name: Jongup (종업)

Date of Birth: February 6, 1995

Zodiac: Aquarius

Age: 23

Height: 176 cm

Weight: 66 kg

Blood Type: B

Matoki: Dadamato / Green

Position: Main Dancer, Sub-vocalist

Special Talent: Great at doing hula hoop

Education: Hanlim Art highschool

Hobbies: being attentive to music

Twitter: @BAP_Jongup

Instagram: @moonjongyeup

Year of active in B.A.P: 2012- now

Motto: “Do what you prefer, do what you wish to try and do, and take a look at your best to be happy.”

Facts About Jongup:

  • His hometown is Seoul, South Korea
  • He has parents and two older brothers
  • He’s called “Dance Shindong”
  • He’s a Chris Brown fan
  • He said that his English name is Peter
  • He’s closest friends with Zelo
  • He was featured in BANG & ZELO’s MV “Never Give UP”
  • With his group member Youngjae, he featured in SECRET’s MVs, “Starlight Moonlight” and “Shy Boy”
    Jongup also called the foremost awkward member in B.A.P
  • His favorite color is Black
  • He is a member of a circle of friends called the “999 Squad”, with Boy Republic’s Suwoong, JBJ’s Hyunbin, and Sonamoo’s NewSun
  • Fans gave him the nickname “Moon Angel” because he smiles lots
  • He was a back dancer for SECRET and Untouchable before debuting with B.A.P
  • He likes to read manga and watch anime
  • He prefer to watch “Shingeki no Kyojin”
  • Jongup likes to collected shoes
  • He doesn’t have a perfect type. He says ideals just are ideals and his ideal happens within the moment he likes them

5. Zelo

Real Name: Choi Jun-hong (최준홍)

Stage Name: Zelo

Date of Birth: October 15, 1996

Zodiac: Libra

Age: 22

Height: 188 cm

Weight: 63 kg

Blood Type: A

Matoki: Totomato / Blue

Position: Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Maknae

Special Talent: Skateboarding, beatboxing

Education: Sungnae school & Seoul liberal arts highschool

Hobbies: taking note of music, writing lyrics

Twitter: @zelo96

Instagram: @byzelo

Year of active in B.A.P: 2012- now

Motto: “Men live and die.”

Facts About Zelo:

  • He was born in Mokpo, South Jeolla-do Province, Republic of Korea
  • He has parents and an older brother
  • He trained about six years in TS Entertainment before his debut with B.A.P
  • He began dreaming of being a singer when he watched Super Junior & TVXQ
  • His given pseudonym, “ZELO”, comes from the Greek and Roman God “Zelus”, who was the God of rivalry
  • Zelo treasures his skateboard
  • He features a tattoo
  • He wants his fangirls to call him ‘oppa’ while he’s younger than his fans
  • His favorite colors are Grey, Green, and Red
  • He can speak Korean and English
  • Zelo graduated from SOPA high school, and he was schoolmates with GFRIEND’s Yerin, RED VELVET’s Joy, and A-Pink’s Hayoung
  • As a maknae, Zelo received a lot of affection from his hyung (brothers) in his group
  • He loves Kimchi (Korean Vegetable)
  • He’s closest friends with Jongup
  • He’s friends with Hoshi from SEVENTEEN
  • He likes to gather socks and random items that are difficult to induce
  • His ideal type may be a girl with a beautiful smile and who can speak English well

B.A.P’s Former Member

Bang Yongguk

Real Name: Bang Yong-guk (방용국)

Stage Name: Yongguk (용국)

Date of Birth: March 31, 1990

Zodiac: Aries

Age: 28

Height: 182 cm

Weight: 60 kg

Blood Type: O

Matoki: Shishimato / Red

Position: Main Rapper, Leader

Special Talent: Writing and composing songs

Education: Kyunghee Cyber University

Hobbies: Playing alone, Basketball, Baseball

Twitter: @BAP_Bangyongguk

Instagram: @bangstergram

Year of active in B.A.P: 2012- August 23, 2018

Motto: “Do what you’re keen on and love what you are doing.”

Facts About Yongguk :

  • His hometown is in Incheon, South Korea
  • He has parents, an older sister, and twin brothers
  • He debuted with Soul Connection, an underground gathering, and his nom de guerre was Jepp Blackman before he was with B.A.P
  • His song debut was “Cherry Flower”, singing with Maslo before his debut with B.A.P
  • He appeared in Untouchable’s MV “Make a Fuss”
  • He featured in SECRET’s Song Ji-eun’s single “Going Crazy”
  • He can speak Korean, Japanese, and English
  • He was trained for six years before debuting together with his group
  • His favorite colors are Red and Black
  • He has four tattoos on his body. One on his back, saying “Do what you like, love what you do”, one on his right bicep that claims “Make Art Not War”, one on his chest saying “Viva La Revolucion”, and therefore the last one is on his left inner elbow, and could be a drawing of the songster
  • His sleep with dolls in his bed ^^
  • He didn’t talk until he was five years old, so his parents worried that he was mute
  • He was closest friends with Himchan
  • His ideal type could be a virtuous girl
  • He left B.A.P and TS Entertainment on August 23, 2018. His agency confirmed that Yongguk’s contract was expired and he didn’t renew it.

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