U-KISS

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U-KISS (유키스) is a South Korean boy band formed by NH Media in 2008. Their name is an acronym, standing for Ubiquitous Korean International Idol Super Star. They are under NH Media (South Korea) and Avex Trax (Japan).

Korean Name: 유키스
Japanese Name : ユーキス

Members

  • Soo Hyun (Leader, Lead Vocals)
  • Eli (Rapper, Sub Vocals)
  • Ki Sub (Sub Vocals)
  • Kevin (Main Vocals)
  • Hoon (Sub Vocals)
  • Jun (Rapper, Sub Vocals)

Former Members

  • Alexander (Rapper, Sub Vocals)
  • Ki Bum (Sub Vocals)
  • Dongho (Rapper, Sub Vocals)
  • AJ (Rapper)

Sub Units

  • uBEAT

Members

Soohyun

Birth Name: Shin Soo Hyun
Stage Name: Soohyun
Birthday: March 11, 1989
Position: Main Vocalist, Leader
Height: 181 cm
Weight: 69 kg
Blood Type: A
Instruments: Piano
Twitter: @ukissSH
-He was born in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
-He is a former trainee under Good Entertainment and JYP Entertainment
-He used to be a soccer player

Kiseop

Birth Name: Lee Ki Seop
Stage Name: Kiseop
Birthday: January 17, 1991
Position: Sub-Vocalist, Main Dancer
Height: 181 cm
Weight: 64 kg
Blood Type: A
Instruments: Piano
Twitter: @KiSSeop91
-He joined the group officially in 2009 for their promotions for "Man Man Ha Ni"
-He was rejected by many Entertainment agencies before being a member of U-KISS and tried to commit suicide but his mother helped him get out of that suicidal state and he was then accepted as a member of U-KISS

Ellison Kim

Korean Name: Kim Kyung Jae
English Name: Ellison Kim
Stage Name: Eli
Birthday: March 13, 1991
Position: Main Rapper
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 68 kg
Blood Type: O
Instagram: @u_kisseli
Twitter: @u_kisseli
-He was born in Washington, D.C, United States but was raised in Virginia, United States
-He is one of the 4 members of U-KISS that speak English Eli, AJ, Kevin, and former member Alexander
-He can speak Mandarin
--He is a member of U-KISS's sub-unit uBEAT with member AJ

AJ

Birth Name: Kim Jae Seop
Stage Name: AJ
Birthday: June 4, 1991
Position: Rapper
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 68 kg
Instagram: @amadeus91jsking
Twitter: @JaeseopKim91AJ
-He is one of the 4 members of U-KISS that speak English Eli, AJ, Kevin, and former member Alexander
-He joined the band when Alexander and Kibum departed, his first song with the band was "0330"
-He is a member of U-KISS's sub-unit uBEAT with member Eli
-He is currently on hiatus

Hoon

Birth Name: Yeo Hoon Min
Stage Name: Hoon
Birthday: August 16, 1991
Position: Lead Vocalist
Height: 181 cm
Weight: 67 kg
Twitter: @HooN91y
-He was born in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
-He joined the band when Alexander and Kibum departed, his first song with the band was "0330"

Kevin Woo

Korean Name: Woo Sung Hyun
English Name: Kevin Woo
Stage Name: Kevin
Birthday: November 25, 1991
Position: Main Vocalist, Maknae
Weight: 55 kg
Height: 180 cm
Blood Type: O
Instruments: Guitar and Piano
Instagram: @kevin_woo1125
Twitter: @Kevinwoo91
-He was born in San Francisco, California, United States
-He is a former member of XING
-He is one of the 4 members of U-KISS that speak English Eli, AJ, Kevin, and former member Alexander

Jun

Stage Name: Jun
Real Name: Lee Jun Young
Position: Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae
Birthday: January 22, 1997
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height: 185 cm (6’1″)
Weight: 61 kg (134 lbs)
Blood Type: O

Xander (former member)

Birth Name: Alexander Lee Eusebio
Stage Name: Xander
Birthday: July 29, 1988
Position: Rapper
Height: 182 cm
Weight: 63 kg
Instagram: @xander0729
Twitter: @alexander_0729
-He was born in Macau
-He can speak 7 different languages Cantonese, English, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish, Portuguese, and Japanese
-He is one of the 4 members of U-KISS that speak English Eli, AJ, Kevin, and former member Alexander

Kibum (former member)

Birth Name: Kim Ki Bum
Stage Name: Kibum
Birthday: December 29, 1990
Position: Vocalist
Height: 179 cm
Weight: 65 kg
Twitter: @90KKB
-His brother is SS501's Kim Hyung Jun

Dongho (former member)

Birth Name: Shin Dong Ho
Stage Name: Dongho
Birthday: June 29, 1994
Position: Rapper, Sub-Vocalist, Maknae, Face of The Group
Weight: 60 kg
Height: 178 cm
Blood Type: B
Twitter: @Dongho94
-He was born in China
-His dad owns a magazine company

U-KISS albums

U-KISS songs