Jin (진) is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and actor. He is one of the vocalists as well as the visual in the boy group BTS.


He got into music by playing guitar which he has done since childhood. Although his main interest was acting, BigHit recruited him as a singer. RM and the other members mentioned he is one of the songwriters of the group.[citation needed]



  • "Hwarang OST Part.2" (with V) (2016)


  • He is the oldest member of the band BTS.
  • His Zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
  • Jin has an older brother.
  • His favorite color is blue (as stated a BTS interview for J-14 Magazine from 2017). Pink used to be his favorite color.
  • His favorite number is 4.
  • Jin's hobbies are cooking, playing video games on the Nintendo, and taking selcas.
  • His favorite weather is Spring sunlight.
  • His role model is T.O.P from BIGBANG.
  • His favorite foods are lobster, meat, and Naengmyeon (Korean cold noodles).
  • The BTS members said if Jin was not human he would be a Wolf (Jungkook and Suga), a Grandma (Jimin), or a princess (J-Hope).
  • He is the only member of BTS to ever trend worldwide. He has trended several times because of his good looks.
  • Jin was at one point scouted by S.M. Entertainment. He assumed it was a scam, however. He ended up getting successfully street-scouted by BigHit after the BigHit casting director chased after Jin as he was getting off of a bus.
  • Members say he is different in front of the camera.
  • In real life he is said to be quieter.
  • He is suspected to have come from a wealthy family.
  • He is the only member who has gone to university.
  • After RM he is the most fluent in English.
  • He plays guitar.


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