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Huening Kai (휴닝카이) is a Korean-American singer-songwriter and producer under BigHit Music. He is the maknae of the boy group TXT.

Career

2019: Debut with TXT

On January 15, Hueningkai was revealed as the third member of Big Hit Entertainment's newest boy group TXT.[1] He made his official debut with the group on March 4, 2019, with their debut mini-album, The Dream Chapter: Star.

Personal life

Education

Hueningkai graduated from the Hanlim Arts High School on February 9, 2021.[2]

Family

Hueningkai is the only son of Chinese-based Brazilian-American singer and TV personality, Nabil David Huening and his ex-wife Jung Yeonju. His older sister, Lea, is a former member of the girl group VIVA,[3] while his younger sister, Bahiyyih, is currently a member of Kep1er.[4]

Filmography

Chinese

Television shows

  • X-Change Season 1 (变形计 第一季) (CCTV, 2006) - guest
  • Shibo Quanjia Dou Lai Sai (世博全家都來賽) (Dragon TV, 2009) - contestant

Producing and writing credits

  • All credits adapted from KOMCA, unless stated.[5]
Artist Song Album Type
2019
TXT "Roller Coaster (간지러워)" The Dream Chapter: Magic Writing
Composing
2020
TXT "Maze in the Mirror (거울 속의 미로)" The Dream Chapter: Eternity Writing
Composing
"Sweat (땀)" N/A
"Wishlist" Minisode1 : Blue Hour
2021
TXT "No Rules" The Chaos Chapter: Freeze Writing
Composing
"Dear Sputnik (디어 스푸트니크)" Producing
Writing
Composing
"MOA Diary (Dubaddu Wari Wari) (교환일기 (두밧두 와리 와리))" The Chaos Chapter: Fight or Escape Writing
Composing
"MOA Diary (Dubaddu Wari Wari) (Japanese Ver.)" Chaotic Wonderland
"Sweet Dreams" N/A
2022
TXT "Opening Sequence" Minisode 2: Thursday's Child Writing
Composing[6]
"Lonely Boy (네 번째 손가락 위타투)"

Trivia

  • He is the first foreign idol to debut under Big Hit Entertainment.[7]
  • His MBTI personality type is ISTP.[8]
  • He has perfect pitch.[9]
  • He did ballet when he lived in China.[10]
  • He made a band with friends during middle school. He was the vocalist.[11]
  • His grandmother was a dancer.[12]
  • He, along with Taehyun, were DJs on EBS radio show Listen.[13]
  • If he could only choose to listen to one TXT song for the rest of his life, he would choose "Dear Sputnik".[14]
  • His favorite hair color is white.[14]
  • Something he wants to try is boxing.[14]
  • A food he wouldn't give up is eggs.[14]
  • His favorite clothing item is a hoodie.[14]
  • His favorite subject in school was math.[15]

Gallery

Main article: Hueningkai/Gallery

References

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