.Seoul, South Korea
J-Hope is a South Korean rapper, songwriter, singer and record producer. (Photo Credit: Kpopmap)

  • J-Hope made his debut as a member of the South Korean boy band Bangtan Sonyeondan (BTS)
  • Chicken Noodle Soup" made J-hope the youngest Korean artist to hit Billboard Hot 100 
  • In 2010, the 16-year-old dancer passed his audition with Big Hit Entertainment and joined BTS

.Seoul, South Korea
It's Hobi Day! (Photo Credits: Instagram/jhope_bighitentertainment)

  • The family of J-Hope and media call him 'sunshine' and 'a ball of positivity' because of his warm smile
  • He dedicated an entire song 'MAMA' for his mother who has always been his biggest motivator 
  • J-Hope was awarded the fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit by South Korea president Moon Jae-in