V (뷔) is a South Korean singer-songwriter, composer, producer and actor under Big Hit Entertainment. He is a member of the boy group BTS.

Career

2013: Debut with BTS

He debuted as a member of BTS on June 13, 2013 with the group's first single album "2 Cool 4 Skool".

2016: Acting debut

He made his acting debut in 2016 through the KBS2 drama Hwarang.

Discography

OSTs

Other releases

  • "4 O'Clock" (with RM) (2017)
  • "Scenery" (2019)
  • "Winter Bear" (2019)

Producing and writing credits

Artist Song Album Type
2013
BTS "Outro: Circle Room Cypher" 2 Cool 4 Skool Writing
2015
BTS "Hold Me Tight" The Most Beautiful Moment In Life, Pt. 1 Writing

Composing

"Boyz With Fun"
"Run" The Most Beautiful Moment In Life, Pt. 2
2016
BTS "Run (Ballad Mix)" The Most Beautiful Moment In Life: Young Forever Writing

Composing

"Run (Alternative Mix)"
"Stigma" Wings
2020
Himself "Sweet Night" Map of the Soul : 7 Writing

Composing

"Sweet Night" Itaewon Class OST Writing

Composing Producing

BTS "Blue & Grey" Be Writing

Composing

"Skit" Composing

Filmography

Television dramas

  • Hwarang (KBS2, 2016)

Variety shows

  • Celebrity Bromance (MBig TV, 2016) - (Episodes 1-4)

Music video appearances

Trivia

  • Nicknames: TaeTae, Blank Tae and Vee.
  • His Zodiac sign is Capricorn
  • His favorite colors are gray, black, white, purple and green
  • His favorite number is number 10
    • Bright Weather
    • Fall (Season)
    • Food: Any type of meat, Japchae
    • Lee Juck 'Rain'
    • Acting, Photography
  • Before he received his stage name, he had the choice of picking either Six, Lex, or V and he chose V, because it stands for Victory.
  • He used to play the saxophone since his dad said that a singer should at least play one instrument.
  • He was named the most handsome man of 2017 on TC Candler's 'The 100 Most Handsome Faces of 2017'.
  • He has a younger sister and a younger brother.
  • The other members call him 4D because it has an unusual personality and facial expressions. Others think it is in another dimension.
  • He does not understand why he is called 4D.
  • Over time, he and Jin realized that they had a lot in common.
  • He had mastered the classical saxophone and jazz before, not anymore because he said he had a sore mouth when he played the saxophone.
  • Before it was revealed to the public, he filmed vlogs but he could not post them. He was really sad.
  • V said in an interview "I followed the hyungs every time they filmed, but I could not put any of mine on the blog. I sat alone and said to myself It is this month and this date 2013, today. I did that, it is not going to be posted on the blog, right? I'm sad."
  • He admits having made a lot of mistakes during the game in "No More Dream" where he has to throw his glasses; "The glasses are in my back pocket which has a closure above and once I took my glasses with my fingers, there were several situations in which I threw my glasses so hard that I could not find them after the performance. "
  • It was after receiving advice from his father that he decided to be a singer.
  • According to him, Suga is the one who cooks best.
  • The first time he met Jin, he started dancing while rubbing on him. He justifies himself by saying that he wanted to make a "strong impression".
  • He declares to have received many confessions (from girls) by messages, but never the opposite.
  • RM says that V is very picky and difficult when it comes to girls.
  • He says he has not yet been in a serious relationship.
  • According to Suga, V often suggests that members join them in their shower or take a shower together.
  • According to the other members V has the worst habits when he sleeps. He moves a lot, claps and shouts. He also asks the members to bring him food or drink, but once they return, he has already gone back to sleep.
  • V was once injured because Suga teased him by imitating his smile.
  • V speaks Japanese.
  • During an interview, he was asked what he did every day without fail, he replied "I watch an anime episode. Lots of Japanese anime! Also, I go on Twitter and on the fancafe every day and I annoy my hyungs every day.".
  • When he is not well he confides in Jin but also Jimin because they are the same age.
  • During an interview, members were asked who was the strangest member. They all answered V without hesitation.
  • During an interview, the members were asked to compare Bangtan to an animal and V replied: "The Panda because we have a rather playful appearance".
  • To the question "what kind of smell Bangtan has?", V replied "An attractive smell that makes you weak once you have felt it".
  • Jungkook thinks that V is the group's "fashion leader".
  • V very often thinks of his mother.
  • In another interview, the Bangtan were asked to compare each member to an animal. Jimin said that no matter what V does, it's always weird. He added that V looks more like an alien from another planet than a specific animal.
  • V wants to improve his voice and impress many people.
  • V thinks that his different facial expressions seduce his fans.
  • During an interview, BTS were asked what their personal dream was. V replied, "I want Bangtan to be known around the world. And ultimately, my dream is to become a cool dad."
  • When he was younger, he dreamed of becoming a singer.
  • Motto: "Let's live coolly to the maximum".
  • In an interview, V said that black would represent Bangtan well on stage and white when they are outside.
  • Her parents are currently living on Geoje Island.
  • To the question "if you had the super power to speak to inhumans, what would you have liked to speak to?", V replied "a car".
  • When he was younger, he was spit on by a chimpanzee at the zoo and after this incident, his friends began to say that he was the rival of the monkey.
  • His father is his model. He wants to be a father like his, someone who takes care of his children, who listens to everything they say, who encourages them and advises their future, and who gets scolded a lot by his wife.
  • In 10 years, he imagine his future children, Taekwon (boy, two years old) and Taegeuk (girl, seven months old) taken to the zoo, feeding the shrimp pigeons and being a cool guy.
  • He hates exercise, he runs away from it. When he does, he does "Chika-Chika" to show that he hates.
  • In an interview, he said he would like to visit France and see the Eiffel Tower for real.
  • His MBTI personality type is ENFP.[1]

Gallery

Main article: V/Gallery

References

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