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J-Hope (BTS)

Weight: 59kg
Height: 178cm
Real name: 정호석 / Jung Ho Seok
Date of Birth: February 18, 1994

J-Hope (BTS)

About J-Hope (BTS)

J-Hope (BTS) Facts

  • K-Pop Group: BTSPosition: Rapper and Dancer
  • J-Hope can speak Korean, Japanese and English
  • He did a cover of Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa’s “Young, Wild And Free” with Jimin and Jung Kook.
  • Before the debut of Bangtan Boys, J-Hope liked to practice dance with Jung Kook and Jimin.
  • He likes to help the other members of the group to improve in dance.
  • He is very close to his sister, who is five years older.
  • He and RM were the first trainees for the BTS group.
  • He helped RM learn to dance.
  • J-Hope is referred to by the other members as the cleanest and tidiest of the group. They consider him as a second mother.
  • He and Jung Kook have a father-son relationship, they are very close. During their internship period, he always comforted Jung Kook when he was crying or sad.
  • He appears in the video “I’m Da One” by Jo Kwon of [2AM] with Jung Kook, V, SUGA and Jin and he was present at all the live performances as a dancer.
  • J-hope auditioned for JYP with Young Jae from B.A.P.
  • His favorite color is Green
  • His friends and family often asked him when they were going to debut. Because of this, he wondered if he and the other members were training for nothing and if they would ever actually debut.
  • His nicknames are Hope and Smile Hoya because he has a good aura, he is always smiling and in a good mood.
  • He wishes he had good English like RM and Jimin’s abs, because his are a bit gone due to their busy schedule and lack of training.
  • He has received many awards in Gwangju for his dancing and he has also won several underground dance battles.
  • Many people recognize him because of the mask he wears during No More Dream’s live performances.
  • He is not afraid to go to people and is very sociable.
  • J-Hope would like to be close to EXO, of which he is a fan.
  • He collaborated with Lee Seung Gi on the song “The Song That Will Make You Smile”.
  • His room is the cleanest.
  • He thinks his stage name is the best because it has the most meaning.
  • He and Zelo from B.A.P. were in the same dance school.
  • J-hope hates working out. He has always been naturally muscular because of dancing.
  • “If I’m the fire, J-hope is the water. He’s good at ‘putting out’ my bad habits.” – RM during an interview.
  • When he’s not doing well or having problems, he confides in RM and SUGA first, as they were the first BTS trainees and have known each other for over 7 years.
  • His favorite track from the album “2 Cool 4 Skool” is “Like It” because he finds the lyrics full of wisdom about love.
  • He has fun dancing to the female choreography with Jung Kook and Jimin.
  • He shares his room with V and Jimin.
  • J-hope is the easiest member to scare.
  • If he had only one day to live, J-hope would like to travel with his family anywhere in Korea.
  • He mentioned Kiko Mizuhara as his favorite Japanese actress.
  • J-hope is the one who bothers Jimin the most.
  • He says that his fans are his best friends.
  • He never forgets to mess around with V.
  • He can dance like a girl.
  • J-hope loves to film the other members.
  • He always wakes up SUGA; and SUGA gets mad quickly.
  • At first, J-hope was very quiet and did not make any noise, but over time he became the most excited.
  • Jin describes him as the nicest member and thinks that he will be the member who will take better care of his house, once he gets married.
  • Whenever RM loses something, J-Hope finds it.
  • He, Jin and Jimin would like to be friends with Red Velvet.
  • He loves to dance “Ice Cream Cake” by Red Velvet.
  • He is friends with Hye Lin [EXID].
  • According to Jimin, J-Hope is the one who takes care of the members the most.
  • During a radio show, he was asked who he would introduce his big sister to and he answered Jung Kook.
  • He explained that his sister used to like Jung Kook a lot, but now she prefers Jimin. He went on to say that he could introduce them to each other because he thinks Jimin is a nice person.
  • According to Jung Kook, J-hope is the best at pretending not to want to eat, and eventually coming to the table with everyone, but the worst at controlling his words. He also said that he is very good at hitting people and running away right after, and that when he eats, he looks like a horse.
  • SUGA thinks that he is the most beautiful member of BTS. Besides, he and J-hope like to flatter each other very much, and they often say that if they are next to each other, they will appear even more beautiful in the photos.
  • According to himself, J-hope thinks he is the one of the BTS with the most belly fat, but also the one who is the most optimistic and loudest. He said his specialty is pissing off Jimin.
  • His goals for the 2016-2017 year are to win a Daesang Award (an award given at the South Korean Golden Disk Award, and given to the artist or group that made the best album or song of the year), buy a house, and make his own mixtape.
  • For New Year’s Eve, J-hope was alone (he couldn’t go to his family), so SUGA decided to stay with him at the dormitory.
  • When he is tired, he eats the food closest to him.
  • His hobbies are interior decoration and collecting figurines.
  • What worries him lately is that when he is supposed to be reading, the books make him sleepy.
  • He thinks that everyone likes him and that he works very hard.
  • When SUGA feels sad, he looks at J-hope because he says that J-hope is so outgoing and optimistic that it gives him strength. However, SUGA explained that J-hope is quite fragile and does not tolerate stress well. That’s why he checks on him regularly.
  • His father is a teacher.
  • During an episode of “New Yang Nam Show”, J-Hope said that his favorite song among all idol songs is Fool by BIGBANG.
  • He created his character Mang (representing a horse) for BT21 in partnership with the app Line.
  • His favorite song from the Love Yourself ‘Tear’ album is The Truth Untold
  • Red is his favorite hair color.
  • If he hadn’t become an idol, he would have wanted to become a tennis player.
  • The wrestler John Cena is a fan of J-Hope

J-Hope (BTS) Collaborations

J-Hope (BTS) Music

  • J-Hope- Blue Side (2021)
  • BTS – 병 (Dis-ease) (2020)
  • BTS – Blue & Grey (2020)
  • BTS – Fly To My Room (2020)
  • BTS – Life Goes On (2020)
  • BTS – Other: Ego (2020)
  • BTS – We are Bulletproof: the Eternal (2020)
  • BTS – 욱 (UGH!) (2020)
  • BTS – ON (2020)
  • BTS – Louder Than Bombs (2020)
  • BTS – Make it Right (feat. Lauv) (2019).
  • BTS – Boy With Luv -Japanese ver.- (2019)
  • BTS World OST – Heartbeat (2019)
  • BTS World OST – A Brand New Day (2019)
  • BTS – Dionysus (2019)
  • BTS – Jamais Vu (2019)
  • BTS – HOME (2019)
  • BTS – Make it Right (2019)
  • BTS – 소우주 (Microcosmos) (2019).
  • BTS – 작은것들을 위한 시 (Boy with Luv) (2019).
  • BTS – MIC Drop (Steve Aoki Remix) (Full Length Edition) (2018)
  • BTS – Answer: Love Myself (2018)
  • BTS – I’m Fine (2018)
  • BTS – his (2018)
  • BTS – Trivia 起: Just Dance (2018).
  • BTS – Other: Loom (2018)
  • BTS – So What (2018)
  • BTS – Airplane Pt.2 (2018)
  • BTS – Magic Shop (2018)
  • BTS – Love Maze (2018)
  • BTS – 낙원 (Paradise) (2018).
  • BTS – 134340 (2018)
  • BTS – INTRO: Ring walk (2018)
  • BTS – Other: Wings (2017)
  • BTS – A Supplementary Story: You Never Walk Alone (2017)
  • BTS – MIC Drop (Steve Aoki Remix) (Feat. Desiigner) (2017)
  • BTS – 바다 (Sea) (2017).
  • BTS – Other: his (2017)
  • BTS – MIC Drop (2017)
  • BTS – Pied Piper (2017)
  • BTS – Best Of Me (2017)
  • BTS – Come Back Home (2017)
  • BTS – A Supplementary Story: You Never Walk Alone (2017)
  • BTS – Other: Wings (2017)
  • BTS – Interlude: Wings (2016)
  • BTS – 툴!셋! (그래도좋은날이더많기룸) (Two! Three! (Because We Have More Better Days)) (2016)
  • BTS – BTS Cypher 4 (2016)
  • BTS – MAMA (2016)
  • BTS – Awake (2016)
  • BTS – 피땀눈물 (Blood, Sweat & Tears) (2016).
  • BTS – Intro: Boy Meets Evil (2016)
  • BTS – FOR YOU (2016)
  • BTS – Wishing on a Star (2016)
  • BTS – Good Day (2016)
  • BTS – Intro: YOUTH (2016)
  • BTS – Run (Alternative Mix) (2016)
  • BTS – I Need U (Remix) (2016)
  • BTS – I Need U (Urban Mix) (2016)
  • BTS – Epilogue: Young Forever (2016)
  • BTS – Save Me (2016)
  • BTS – 고엽 (Autumn Leaves) (2015).
  • BTS – Ma City (2015)
  • BTS – Whalien 52 (2015)
  • BTS – RUN (2015)
  • BTS – 이사 (Moving On) (2015).
  • BTS – Converse High (2015)
  • BTS – 흥탄소년단 (Boyz with Fun) (2015).
  • BTS – 쩔어 (DOPE) (2015).
  • BTS – 잡아줘 (Hold Me Tight) (2015).
  • BTS – 좋아요 (I Like It) (Slow Jam Remix) (2014).
  • BTS – Miss Right (2014)
  • BTS – Jump (2014)
  • BTS – 등골브레이커 (Spine Breaker) (2014).
  • BTS – BTS Cypher PT. 2: Triptych (2014)
  • BTS – Tomorrow (2014)
  • BTS – 하루만 (Just One Day) (2014).
  • BTS – 어디에서 왔는지 (Where Did You Come From) (2014).
  • BTS – INTRO: Skool Luv Affair (2014)
  • BTS – 2학년 (Second Grade) (2014)
  • BTS – 여기봐 (Look Here) (2014).
  • BTS – 24/7 = Heaven (2014)
  • BTS – 이블킥 (Blanket Kick) (2014).
  • BTS – 핸드폰 좀 꺼줄래 (Can You Turn Off Your Phone) (2014).
  • BTS – BTS Cypher PT.3: KILLER (2014)
  • BTS – Rain (2014)
  • BTS – Let Me Know (2014)
  • BTS – 힙합성애자 (Hip Hop Lover) (2014).
  • BTS – 호르몬 전쟁 (War Of Hormone) (2014).
  • BTS – Danger (2014)
  • BTS – 팔도강산 (Satoori Rap) (2013).
  • BTS – 진격의 방탄 (The Rise Of Bangtan) (2013).
  • BTS – BTS Cypher PT.1 (2013)
  • BTS – Coffee (2013)
  • BTS – If I Ruled The World (2013)
  • BTS – We On (2013)
  • BTS – OUTRO: Circle Room Cypher (2013)
  • BTS – 좋아요 (I Like It) (2013).
  • BTS – No More Dream (2013)

J-Hope (BTS) Films

  • Break the Silence: The Movie Documentary
  • Bring the Soul: The Movie (2019) Documentary
  • Love Yourself in Seoul (2019) Documentary
  • Burn the Stage: The Movie (2018) Documentary

J-Hope (BTS) TV Programs

  • Under Nineteen (MBC, 2019) Ep. 10
  • M! Countdown (Mnet, 2017) Special MC together with Ji Min and RM
  • Top 3 Chef King (2016, SBS) Together with Jin
  • Music Bank (KBS2, 2016) Special MC together with Jung Kook
  • God’s Workplace (SBS, 2016) Together with Ji Min
  • Inkigayo (SBS, 2016) MC Special with V, Whee In and Moon Byul
  • Star King (SBS, 2016) Together with RM and Ji Min
  • Same Bed, Different Dreams (SBS, 2016)
  • Star King (SBS, 2016) Together with V
  • 2015 Gayo Daechukje (KBS, 2015) Together with Ji Min and Jung Kook
  • My Pet Clinic (SKY TV, 2015) Together with V and Ji Min
  • The Choice of 100 People – The Best Ramen (MBC Every1, 2014)


  • 2018 Korean Popular Culture & Arts Awards: Hwagwan Orders of Cultural Merit

J-Hope (BTS) Music Videos

  • RM – Joke (2015)
  • Jo Kwon – I’m Da One (2012)

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