Henry (Super Junior M) Facts
- EX Kpop Group:
- & Super Junior M (2008-2018)
- EX Project Group:
- Younique Unit (2012-2018)
- SM Town Orchestra (2011-2018)
- North Toronto Collegiate Institute.
- A.Y. Jackson S.S
- Berklee College of Music.
- University of Toronto.
- Languages English (fluent), Korean (fluent), Mandarin (basic), Cantonese (fluent), French (basic) and Spanish (basic).
- Specialty: Violin, Piano, Guitar, Breakdance, Drums, Ballet, Latin Dance.
- Favorite Sport: Tennis.
- Mascot A Grey Schnauzer named Little Henry.
- Fanclub: Strings, which means “strings”. Strings are important for the violin, without them the notes would not come out. Strings for him are his strings; without them, he is nothing.
- Instruments Violin, Piano, Guitar and Drums.
- In 2007, prior to making his debut as a member of Super Junior M henry was featured as a violinist in the music video “Don’t Don” by Super Junior this caused a great controversy among fans, after SM Entertainment officially announced that he was going to be a member of a new Super Junior sub group. This created rumors that Henry was going to be the fourteenth member of Super Junior, which led fans to create the “Only 13” campaign. However, SM later announced that Henry would not be an official member of Super Junior, but would instead be a member of the sub-unit Super Junior M.
- he has won many awards for playing the violin, piano and dancing.
- He has participated in charitable activities for the Chinese community in Canada.
- In his social media posts he usually refers to his fans as “his wives”.
- It has a close relationship with Amber Liu from F (x) he takes great care of her. He says their personalities are very similar and having Taiwanese parents makes them feel more comfortable. He also says he is to blame for their Mandarin and Korean not improving, as they communicate in English.
- He did 11 years of violin, 6 years of ballet and spent a year learning breaking (popping) and participating in competitions of that modality later.
- He is part of the music production team “NoizeBank”, along with his schoolmates Gen Neo, Neil Nallas and Isaac Han. Henry said that they have been playing and composing for a long time, so he asked them if they wanted to go to Korea to continue making music.
- He covered the song “Give Me Everything Tonight” by Pitbull, along with Noize Bank.
- Between April and July 2013, he was on the radio program Sukira of Ryeowook as a regular guest, performing a section called “Henry’s Good Night Pops” where he taught listeners how to speak English.
- In the ‘Happy Together’ program he said that Kim Da Som who was also a guest, was completely in his style.
- After his solo debut, a video of Henry was shown in which you can appreciate a bit of his piano skills, playing a part of his song Trap + Chopin Waltz No.7.
- I perform a collaboration with the pianist Yiruma with his famous song River Flows In You.
- In addition to the official participation of Kyuhyun and Taemin in Trap and Amber Liu in ‘1-4-3 (I Love You)’, on the official youtube channel of SM Entertainment two more collaborations were shown
- Next to Seohyun made a short violin and piano version of the song Trap.
- Next to Chanyeol did a short acoustic version of 1-4-3 (I Love You).
- The English version of Trap will be part of the soundtrack of the movie ‘Make Your Move 3D’, in which the following artists participate BoA and Yunho.
- He managed to rank with ‘Trap’ in the singles chart of KKBOX Taiwan for 16 consecutive weeks and in the album chart for 15 weeks (non-consecutive). During the same time, all the songs of the mini album (not counting bonus) were within the daily TOP 50 songs chart.
- The Chinese version of ‘Trap’ and ‘1-4-3 (I Love You)’, as well as some of the songs in the digital single, were also ranked for a few weeks in the daily TOP 50 KKBOX song ranking, so Henry had 6 to 12 songs in the Taiwanese ranking.
- He first experienced military life by joining as a foreign soldier in the Korean army, however this is only part of a TV show called “Real Man”.
- Together with the pianist Shin Ji Ho had a surprising collaborative presentation on March 29th in the broadcast of Star King the battle was part of the ‘Star vs. Star King’ portion of the program. The two were strikingly reminiscent of the piano battle from the famous scene in the movie of Jay Chou, ‘ Secret ‘.
- The mini album ‘Fantastic’ contains 6 songs of which 4 were produced by ‘NoizeBank’ (Henry’s music production team) and features the participation of Hoya former member of INFINITE, Chan Yeol from EXO and Seulgi from Red Velvet.
- Through Daum, it was revealed that he would have his own music program starting July 16, which is titled ‘Henry’s Real Music: You, Fantastic’.
- He participated in tvN’s variety show ‘Always Cantare’. Among the other contestants was Cho Ahra, the sister of Kyuhyun.
- He participated in the program “‘ister Over Flowers 2” in which he visited Mexico, Peru and Argentina.
- He sold his violin at a charity auction for $8,000.
Henry Lau (born October 11, 1989) better known as Henry, is a Canadian-born pop singer of Chinese-Taiwanese descent. He was a member of the subunit of Super Junior, Super Junior M henry is fluent in two languages: English and Mandarin, fluent in Cantonese, conversational Korean, Japanese, some French and basic Spanish.
Henry’s areas of expertise include playing the violin, piano, popping and singing. He started violin lessons at the age of six, apparently, he used to cry when he had those lessons, and after only one year of dancing, Henry learned to pop dance. He won many awards for his violin and piano performances such as the “Silver Medal” which is awarded to those who reach the 10th level of violin by the Royal Conservatory of Music of Canada (award given to the highest recorded score in Canada for violin performances at level 10 in the province that year), and won awards for his dancing as well. Henry is one of Korea’s most attractive singers. He attended North Toronto Collegiate Institute until he was nine years old and then moved to A.Y. Jackson Secondary School in Toronto. Jackson Secondary School in Toronto for the rest of his high school before being chosen in 2006 at the SM Entertainment Global Audition in Toronto, Ontario.
Debut in Super Junior
In September 2007, Henry made his first appearance in the video of Super Junior ‘Don’t Don a few months later, ‘Don’t Don’ became the number one hit in Korea.
In 2008, Henry became a part of the subunit of Super Junior call, called Super Junior M on April 8, 2008, the sub-unit debuted in China, releasing its version of the video ‘…U’ and an album entitled ‘迷 [Me]’ after incorporating Henry’s violin.
Henry returned to the music industry after a year off Super Junior M and his first mini-album entitled ‘Super Girl was launched in China on September 25, 2009. In 2010, Henry composed with Lee Teuk a song called ‘진심 “All My Heart’ for the repackaged edition (repackage) of the fourth album from Super Junior.
For Super Show 2, he only produced and wrote one song titled ‘….Sick Of Love which was written in English and has not yet been officially registered.
May 28th SM Entertainment announced through its different social networks that a new solo male artist would soon be making his debut, a publication that was accompanied by two photographs where the artist’s face was covered, which generated several speculations. Finally 2 days later the agency released two new photographs revealing that the new artist was Henry from Super Junior M.
His first mini-album is titled ‘Trap was released on June 7 with the special participation of his agency partners Kyu Hyun from Super Junior and Lee Tae Min from SHINee his first official appearance was on the music program Music Bank on the following days, he presented his work in Show! Music Core, Inkigayo, M! Countdown, Show Champion and Simply K-Pop, as well as South Korean music programs. His first overseas performance was on July 1st at the “Hong Kong Dome Festival”.
He returns after some time of inactivity with a series of singles in Korean, Chinese and English, starting with Girlfriend, then Real Love, I’m Good (this one with a new style) and That One in 2017.
Starting 2018 with the song “Monster”, the latter being performed in Chinese and English.
Termination of contract and departure from SM Entertainment
April 30, 2018, SM Entertainment revealed, “Henry’s exclusive contract recently expired, and we have ended on good terms.”.
Henry plans to establish a one-person agency and continue his activities.
Henry (Super Junior M) Advertisement
- 2015: AKIII Classic
- 2014: Sprite
- 2014: KFC Korea
Henry (Super Junior M) Musical Contributions
Compositions and Lyrics.
- “Say My Name” – Super Junior Super Show 4 Tour Concert Album – “Composition only” (2013)
- “Give Me Everything Tonight” (Cover) – “Arrangements with Neo Gen Rong/Pitbull Original Song.” (2012)
- “Andante” – Super Junior : A-Cha – 5th Album Repackaged – “Only composition, with Lee Teuk “ (2011)
- “Off My Mind” – Super Junior M : Perfection – 2nd Mini Album (2011)
- “All My Heart” – Super Junior : Bonamana – 4th album Repackaged – “Only composition, with Leeteuk “ (2010)
- “Sick of Love” – Super Junior : Super Show 2 (2009)
Lyrics, Compositions and Arrangements with his Production Team ‘Noize Bank’..
- “The Eve” – EXO : The War – Album – “Composition” (2017)
- “Let’s Get It On” – Super Junior D&E : Let’s Get It On – Single – “Composition only” (2015)
- “Lights, Camera, Action!” – Super Junior D&E : The Beat Goes On – Album – “Composition” (2015)
- “You” – Henry: Fantastic – 2nd Mini Album – “Composition” (2014)
- “Butterfly” – Henry: Fantastic – 2nd Mini Album – “Composition” (2014)
- “Saturday” – Henry: Fantastic – 2nd Mini Album – “Composition” (2014)
- “Bad Girl” – Henry: Fantastic – 2nd Mini Album – “Composition” (2014)
- “My Love For You” – Super Junior M : Swing – Mini album of 3 – “Composition” (2014)
- “So Cold” – Super Junior Super Show 5 Tour Concert Album – “Composition” (2014)
- “Good Life” – Final Recipe OST (Film) – “Composition” (2014)
- “1-4-3 (I Love You) (Noizebank Extended Remix)” – Henry: 1-4-3 (I Love You) Single – “Arrangements” (2013)
- “Love That I Need” – Super Junior D&E : I Wanna Dance – Single 3 – – – “Lyrics and composition” (2013)
- “Ready 2 Love” – Henry: Trap – 1st mini album – “Composition” (2013)
- “My Everything” – Henry: Trap – 1st Mini Album – Henry “Composition” (2013)
- “1-4-3 (I Love You)” – Henry: Trap – 1st Mini Album – “Composition” (2013)
- “It’s You” – Super Junior M : Break Down – 2nd Album – “Composition” (2013)
- “Go” – Super Junior M : Break Down – 2nd Album – “Composition” (2013)
- “Diamond Girl” – Original song by Noize Bank – “Composition and production” (2013)
Henry (Super Junior M) Collaborations
- League of Legends – Take Over (ft. Jeremy McKinnon (A Day To Remember), MAX and Henry)
- God – 길 (Song by IU, Henry Lau, Heather Cho, Yang Da Il ) (2019)
- 2013: “Love That I Need” – (Super Junior D&E )
- 2012 Younique Unit “Maxstep” – (PYL Younique Album for Hyundai) – along with Eun Hyuk, Lee Tae Min, Kim Hyo Yeon, Lu Han and Kai
- 2012: “One Dream” (K-Pop Star ‘Logo Song’) – together with BoA and Key
- 2010: “Don’t Lie” (S.M. The Ballad )
- 2009: “Love Me” (Zhang Li Yin )
Henry (Super Junior M) Drama
- Dramaworld 2 (Lifetime, 2021)
- Oh My Venus (KBS2, 2015-2016)
- My Sweet City (BTV 2014, not yet aired)
- Perseverance Goo Hae Ra (Mnet, 2015)
- Stage of Youth (CCTV, 2009) Guest
Henry (Super Junior M) Films
- Double World (2020)
- A Dog’s Journey (2019)
- Final Recipe (2014)
- I AM (2012)
- Attack On The Pin-Up Boys (2007, Cameo)
Henry (Super Junior M) Awards
Henry (Super Junior M) Radio Programs
- 2014 Idol True Colors (MBC C-Radio, 2014.04.26, guest) – Next to Super Junior M and Shin Dong
- 2014: SimSimTaPa/Stop The Boring Time (MBC, 2014.04.08, guest) besides Super Junior M
- 2014: Super Junior’s Kiss The Radio (Sukira) (KBS, 2014.04.07, guest) besides Super Junior M
- 2013: Super Junior’s Kiss The Radio (Sukira) (KBS, regular guest, segment “Henry’s Good Night Pops” – teaching English)
Henry (Super Junior M) TV Programs
- 2021 Jessi’s Showterview (SBS, 06/24) (Ep. 56)
- 2021 Street Dance of China 4 (Youku) (As captain)
- 2019 UHSN (Mnet)
- 2019 Idol Room (jTBC, Ep. 45)
- 2018 Two Yoo Project – Sugar Man (jTBC, 2018) EP. 6
- 2017 I Live Alone (MBC, 2017-2019)
- 2017 Master Key (SBS, 2017)
- 2017 Knowing Bros (JTBC, 2017.03.18, Ep. 67)
- 2016 Let Go Of My Baby (Tencent Video)
- 2015 1 Night 2 Days (KBS, 2015.10.04)
- 2015 1 Night 2 Days -Chuseok Special- (KBS, 2015.09.27, Ep. 560)
- 2015: The Mickey Mouse Club (Disney Channel Korea, 2015.09.17, Ep. 9)
- 2015 Real Men -Women’s Special- (MBC, 2015.08.23, cameo)
- 2015: Where Is My Friend’s Home – Canada (JTBC)
- 2015: We Are In Love – Siwon&Liu Wen Couple (JSTB China, Ep. 8-9) – besides Ye Won
- 2015 Always Cantare 2 (tvN)
- 2015: Simply K-Pop (Arirang TV, 2015.06.19, MC Special)
- 2015: World Changing Quiz Show/Three Wheels (MBC, 2015.05.29)
- 2015 Running Man (SBS, 2015.05.24, Ep. 248)
- 2015: Seventeen Project: Debut Big Plan (MBC Music, Ep. 4)
- 2015 Happy Together Season 3 (KBS, 2015.04.30)
- 2015 We Got Married (MBC, partner of Ye Won)
- 2015 Match Made in Heaven Returns (MBC, 2015, Ep. 1-3)
- 2015 Roommate Season 2 (SBS, 2015, Ep. 25)
- 2014 Always Cantare (tvN, 2014)
- 2014 Super Junior M’s Guest House (SBS, 2014-2015)
- 2014 Cool Kiz on the Block (KBS, Ep. 69-70)
- 2014: The Human Condition (KBS, 2014.08.09, cameo)
- 2014: The King of Food (KBS, 2014.08.07, Ep. 15)
- 2014: Star Gazing (MBC, 2014.07.31) – besides Sunny
- 2014: Magic Eye (SBS, 2014.07.29, Ep. 4)
- 2014 Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook (KBS, 2014.07.25)
- 2014 Happy Together 3 (MBC, 2014.07.24)
- 2014 Hello Counselor (KBS, 2014.07.14)
- 2014 Global We Got Married 2 (MBC, 2014, Ep. 11, cameo) – Along with Zhou Mi
- 2014: Master Chef Korea 3 (O’live TV, 2014, Ep. 6, cameo)
- 2014: Crime Scene (JTBC, 2014)
- 2014: World Changing Quiz Show “Rising Star Special” (MBC, 2014.04.26)
- 2014 Star King (SBS, 2014.03.29, Ep. 361) – besides Zhou Mi
- 2014 Happy Together 3 (KBS, 2014.03.27)
- 2014 Real Men (MBC, 2014-2015) [From Ep. 45].
- 2013 Weekly Idol (MBC, 2013.10.09, Ep. 116) – besides Cho Kyu Hyun
- 2013 Cool Kiz on the Block (KBS, Ep. 27-28)
- 2013: Idol Star Athletics Championship [Chuseok Special] (MBC, 2013.09.19/20)
- 2013 Mamma Mia! (KBS, 2013.09.15, Ep. 20)
- 2013 Happy Together 3 (KBS, 2013.07.24) – besides Kyuhyun
- 2013 Hello Counselor (KBS, 2013.07.22) – besides Eun Hyuk and Kim Ryeo Wook
- 2013: Master Chef Korea Celebrity (Olive TV) [Until Ep. 5].
- 2011 Strong Heart (SBS, Ep. 65-66)
- 2009 Star King (SBS, Ep. 145-146)
- 2007 Star King (SBS, Ep. 38)
Henry (Super Junior M) TV Drama’s
- Harmony of Leaves (besides Park Jin Woo) theme for Jirisan (2021)
- Too Good to Be True theme for Dramaworld 2 (2021)
- Too Good to Be True (besides Ha Ji Won ) theme for Dramaworld 2 (2021)
- Full in Love subject for Rookie Historyn Goo Hae Ryung (2019)
- It’s You theme for While You Were Sleeping (2017)
- I Wanna Go Into Your Heart (besides Mark ) theme for Sweet Stranger and Me (2016)
- Love+ (together with U Sung Eun ) theme for Perseverance Goo Hae Ra (2015)
- Road#Lie theme for Perseverance Goo Hae Ra (2015)
- That’s Love (besides Lee Dong Hae ) theme for Extravagant Challenge (2011)
- Good Life (next to Tiffany Young ) theme for Final Recipe (2014)