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Hoo, MONSTA X! Hello, we are MONSTA X!

—MONSTA X

MONSTA X (몬스타엑스) is a six-member boy group under Starship Entertainment. Formed through the survival show NO.MERCY, they originally debuted as a seven-member group on May 14, 2015 with the mini album Trespass.

History

2019: Take.2 We Are Here, international activities, Follow : Find You, Wonho's departure

On January 20, it was reported that MONSTA X were preparing for comeback in February.[1] Starship confirmed the news on the 30th after announcing the group would appear on Idol Room ahead of promotions.[2] That same day, MONSTA X released a teaser video for their upcoming album titled Take.2 We Are Here to be released on February 18.[3]

The group released their fifth Japanese single "Shoot Out" on March 27. This was followed by their sixth single "Alligator" on June 12 and second Japanese album Phenomenon on August 21.

MONSTA X began their third world tour 'We Are Here' in Seoul on April 13. The tour concluded on September 4 following 23 shows in 20 cities.[4]

The group released their seventh mini album Follow : Find You on October 28.

On October 31, Starship announced Wonho's departure from MONSTA X as he wish to not cause trouble to the group following recent allegations surrounding him. Starship will continue to take legal action against the malicious claims.[5]

Members

Name Position(s) Year(s) active
Minhyuk (민혁) Sub Vocalist, Visual 2015–present
Kihyun (기현) Main Vocalist 2015–present
Hyungwon (형원) Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist, Sub Rapper, Visual, Center 2015–present
Joohoney (주헌; Jooheon) Main Rapper, Sub Vocalist 2015–present
I.M (아이엠) Lead Rapper, Sub Vocalist, Maknae 2015–present
Inactive (military service)
Shownu (셔누) Leader, Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist 2015–present
Former
Wonho (원호) Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Visual 2015–2019

Discography

Korean

Studio albums

Mini albums

Digital singles

Collaborations

OSTs

Japanese

Studio albums

Singles

Digital singles

English

Studio albums

Digital singles

Collaborations


Filmography

Animations

Reality shows

  • No.Mercy (Mnet, 2014-2015)
  • Right Now! (1theK, 2016)
  • Monsta X-Ray (JTBC2, 2017-2018)
  • Monsta X's Puppy Day (TwoTuckGom, 2019)
  • Monsta X's TwoTuckBebe Day (TwoTuckGom, 2020)
  • Monsta X's on Vacation (KT Seezn, 2020)
  • Monsta X's Newtroland (TwoTuckGom, 2020)
  • Area 51: The Code (Universe, 2021)

Talk show appearances

  • After School Club (Arirang TV, 2013–present) (eps. 161, 177, 213, 235, 259 and 290)
  • Idol Room (JTBC, 2018–present) (eps. 24, 39 and 74)
  • Weekly Idol (MBC Every 1, 2011–present) (eps. 200, 201, 216, 297, 348, 380, 395 and 431)

Concerts

Solo concerts

  • MONSTA X The First Live 'X-Clan Origins' (2016)
  • MONSTA X Live From Seoul With LUV (2020)

Japan tours

  • MONSTA X Japan 1st Live Tour 2018 "Piece" (2018)

World tours

  • MONSTA X The First World Tour 'Beautiful' (2017)
  • 2018 MONSTA X World Tour 'The Connect' (2018)
  • 2019 MONSTA X World Tour 'We Are Here' (2019)
  • 2022 MONSTA X World Tour (2022)

Concert participation

  • Kpop.Flex 2022 (2022)

Fanmeetings

  • 1st Picnic in Monbebe World (2016)

Endorsements

  • LITMUS (2016–present)
  • Great Ocean (2017)
  • Kappa (2017)
  • TONYMOLY (2018–present)
  • Doota Duty Free (2019–present)

Awards and nominations

Main article: List of awards and nominations received by Monsta X

Gallery

Main article: MONSTA X/Gallery

Notes

  1. Only Shownu, I.M, and Hyungwon are featured in the song.

References

Official links

Korean
Japanese
Chinese


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