J-Hope (제이홉) is a South Korean rapper. He is the rapper, main dancer and member of the boy group BTS. At 24, he became the highest solo K-pop entry at Billboard 200, debuting at No. 63 with his solo mixtape Hope World.



J-Hope was a former JYP trainee. He and B.A.P's Young Jae auditioned together for their JYP audition.[citation needed]




  • Jo Kwon - "Animal" (2012) (feat. Jung Ho Seok)


  • He is the third oldest in the band BTS.
  • His Zodiac sign is Aquarius.
  • He is BTS's main dancer.
  • J-Hope has an older sister.
  • His favorite color is green.
  • His favorite number is 7.
  • His hobbies are listening to music and window shopping.
  • He chose the name “J-Hope” as his stage name because he wants to be a source of light and hope to his fans.
  • He loves kimchi.
  • His favorite season is Spring.
  • He hates exercising/working out.
  • His role models are G-Dragon from BIGBANG, A$AP Rocky, J.Cole, and Beenzino.
  • He is the type of person to approach someone without hesitation. His speaking habits are also like that.
  • He is really bad at drawing.
  • He has a dog named Mickey.
  • He loves to dance, do overreacting and never leaves a single chance to dance. In fact, he makes his own chance to dance.
  • Loves to scream and show happiness.
  • He has a very bubbly nature.
  • He is scared of animals specially snakes.
  • He is a very soft-hearted person who gets scared easily by the members.


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