Wonho (원호) is a South Korean singer and dancer currently under Highline Entertainment. He is a former member of the boy group MONSTA X and the project group Y TEEN.

He made his solo debut on September 4, 2020 with part 1 of his first mini album Love Synonym #1 : Right for Me.[1]


2019–2020: Departure from MONSTA X, investigation & verdict

On October 31, 2019, Starship announced his departure from MONSTA X as he wished to not cause trouble to the group following recent allegations surrounding him. The agency continued to take legal action against the malicious claims.[2] The following day, Starship announced they had terminated his contract with the agency.[3]

Following the announcement of Wonho's departure, there was a large outcry from fans who protested the decision in multiple ways, trending hashtags on Twitter for weeks and funding billboards and fan projects in various countries.[4][5] On March 10, 2020, Wonho was cleared of all charges by the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency and Starship announced that they would support his career in the future.[6]

2020: New agencies

On April 10, Highline Entertainment, a subsidiary of Starship, announced that they had signed an exclusive contract with Wonho as a solo artist and a producer.[7] On May 6, it was announced that he signed with U.S. label Maverick Management.[8]

On June 29, Wonho announced his fandom will be called "WENEE (위니)".[9]


Mini albums

Digital singles

Producing and writing credits

Year Artist Song Album Type
2015 MONSTA X "Steal Your Heart" Trespass Writing
2017 MONSTA X "Oi" The Clan Part 2.5: The Final Chapter 'Beautiful' Writing
"5:14 (Last Page)" Writing
"I'll Be There" Writing
"From Zero" The Code
2018 MONSTA X "If Only" The Connect : Dejavu
"Heart Attack" Take.1 Are You There? Writing
"I Do Love U" Writing
"Spotlight (Korean Ver.) Writing
2019 MONSTA X "No Reason" Take.2 We Are Here Writing
"Who Do U Love?" "Who Do U Love?" Writing
"Breathe For You" "Puppy Day (with TTG) OST" Writing
"Mirror" Follow : Find You Writing



  • High-end Crush (MBN, 2015)

Reality shows

Music video appearances


Main article: Wonho/Gallery


Official links

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