Jin (진) is a South Korean singer, songwriter and actor under Big Hit Entertainment. He is the visual of 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" ("It's Definitely You" with V) (2016)
  • "BTS World OST Part 1" ("Dream Glow" with Jungkook, Jimin & Charli XCX) (2019)

Other releases

  • "Awake" (Christmas Ver.) (2016)
  • "Tonight" (2019)

Producing and writing credits

Year Artist Song Album Type
2013 BTS "Outro: Circle Room Cypher" 2 Cool 4 Skool Writing
2015 "Boyz With Fun" The Most Beautiful Moment In Life, Pt. 1 Writing
"Outro: Love Is Not Over"
2016 "Love Is Not Over (Full length edition)" The Most Beautiful Moment In Life: Young Forever Writing
"Awake" Wings
Jin (Him) "Awake (Christmas Ver.)" N/A
2017 BTS "Spring Day" You Never Walk Alone Writing
2019 Jin (Him) "Tonight" N/A Writing


Variety shows

  • Law of the Jungle (Kota Manado) (SBS, 2017)

Music video appearances


  • 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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