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Jungkook sits in an audience looking slightly left and upward smiling
Jungkook at the May 2019 Billboard Music Awards
Born (1997-09-01) September 1, 1997 (age 23)
Busan, South Korea
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • record producer
AwardsROK Order of Cultural Merit Hwa-gwan (5th Class) ribbon.PNG Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit (2018)
Musical career
Years active2013–present
Associated actsBTS
Signature of BTS' Jungkook.svg

Jeon Jung-kook (born September 1, 1997) is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is also better known mononymously as Jungkook. He is known for being a member and one of the four vocalists of the South Korean boy group BTS.[2]

Career[change | change source]

2013-present: BTS[change | change source]

On June 12, 2013, Jungkook released his first album as a member of BTS. Since their debut, Jungkook has been credited as the main producer for two of their songs: "Love is Not Over" and "Magic Shop".[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Herman, Tamar (August 24, 2018). "BTS Reflect on Life & Love on Uplifting 'Love Yourself: Answer'". Billboard. Retrieved September 8, 2018.
  2. Mark Russell (2014-04-29). K-Pop Now!: The Korean Music Revolution. Tuttle Publishing. p. 67. ISBN 978-1-4629-1411-1.
  3. "[V Report] BTS' Jimin talks about returning to BBMAs, Jungkook-sketched track 'Magic Shop'". kpopherald.koreaherald.com. Retrieved 2019-08-30.