Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT)

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Member of: Highlight

Stage name: 이기광 / Lee Gi Kwang (Lee Ki Kwang)

Gender: Male

Age: 32 years

Date of birth: March 30, 1990

Place of birth: Gwangju, South Korea

Height: 170 cm.

Weight: 58 kg.

Bloodtype: A

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Lee Ki Kwang Profile

About Lee Gikwang

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) Facts

  • Kpop Group HIGHLIGHT
    • Previous name: B2ST / BEAST
    • Position Dancer and Vocalist.
  • Education: Sanggye High School
    • Dongshin Middle School.
    • Seoul Absence of Comprehensive Art School.
  • Specialties Dance.
  • Hobbies Watching movies, sports (especially soccer).
  • He releases the studio version of “Who are you?” (song previously featured as a solo on 2016’s Beautiful Show) as part of his second solo album “One” (04/09/17). This song was only released in physical form, it was not found on any digital platform.
  • won the shakalaka contest as a guest dancer, beating Cha Eunwoo, Kim Sejeong, Kim Shinyeong, Park Hana, Ha Huidong and Lee Sugeun
  • F was Cube’s first apprentice.
  • On December 21, 2018, it was announced that he will serve his mandatory military service as an enlisted police officer.
  • On January 28, 2019, it was reported that the Highlight member will enlist at the Korea Army Training Center in Nonsan on April 18. The agency added that he is planning to enter privately without any special event on the day of enlistment. On November 19, 2020, he concluded his military service.

Biography

Lee Gi Kwang was an apprentice at JYP Entertainment for four years. In early 2009 he moved from JYP to Cube Entertainment and officially debuted on April 2, with the first mini-album First Episode: A New Hero under the stage name AJ, which stood for “As Junior.” He was dubbed by the Korean media as the second Rainonly six months after his debut it was announced that he would be part of a new group, B2ST/BEAST, and his solo activities were put on hiatus.

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) Collaborations

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) Music

  • HIGHLIGHT – 불어온다 (Blowing) (Not the End) (2021)
  • HIGHLIGHT – 밤이야 (It’s Night) (Hey yeah) (2021)
  • HIGHLIGHT – Leave Me Alone (2018)
  • RAINZ – Music Up (2018)
  • HIGHLIGHT – Dangerous (2017)
  • HIGHLIGHT – Love Like This (2017)
  • BEAST – Good Night (2016)
  • BEAST – Curious (2016)
  • BEAST – Oh Honey (2015)
  • BEAST – So Hot (2014)
  • BEAST – History (2014)
  • BTOB – Why (2013)
  • BEAST – Let It Snow (2010)
  • BEAST – Bad Girl (2009)
  • BEAST – BEAST is the B2st (2009)

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) Advertisement

  • 2011: BBQ Chicken
  • 2011: LG Tromm
  • 2010 LG TROMM
  • 2010 East-West Food Tio
  • 2009: BSX

Concerts/Tour

  • LEEGIKWANG Mini LIVE 2018.
    • january 27 and 28 – Seoul, South Korea – Blue Square I Market Hall

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) Drama

  • Lovely Horribly (KBS2, 2018).
  • Circle (tvN, 2017)
  • Momin’s Room (Naver TV/OCN, 2016)
  • Monster (MBC, 2016)
  • Mrs. Cop (SBS, 2015)
  • Twenty Years Old (Mnet, 2014)
  • My Friend’s Still Alive (KBS2, 2013)
  • Me Too, Flower! (MBC, 2011)
  • My Princess (MBC, 2011)
  • High Kick Through The Roof (MBC, 2009)

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) Films

  • Sammy’s Adventures 2 (2012)ricky wagon

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) TV Programs

  • Dancing High (KBS2, 2018)
  • WHY NOT? The Dancer (jTBC4, 2018).
  • Happy Together (KBS2, 2017) Ep. 527 and 528
  • Happy Together (KBS2, 2017) Ep. 519
  • Hello Counselor (KBS2, 2017) Ep. 342
  • The Dynamic Duo 7 (tvN, 2017)
  • Flower Boy Romance (MBC, 2017) besides Dongwoon
  • Boomshakalaka (KBS2, 2016)
  • 2015 Spring Season Idol Star Athletics Championships (MBC, 2015)
  • Running Man (SBS Ep. 2014)
  • 2014 Idol Star Athletics Championships (MBC, 2014)
  • Law of the jungle in the Solomon Islands (SBS, 2014)
  • Cackle classroom in Vietnam (tvN, 2013-2014)
  • 2013 Idol Star Athletics Championships (MBC, 2013)
  • Idol Crown Prince (KBS2, 2012)
  • Let’s Go! Dream Team Season 2 (KBS2, 2012)
  • 2012 Idol Star Athletics Championships (MBC, 2012)
  • Inkigayo (SBS, 2011)
  • Win Win (KBS2, 2010 – 2012)
  • Hot Brothers (MBC, 2010 – 2011)
  • 1 vs. 100 (KBS2, 2011)
  • Oh My School (jTBC, 2011)
  • Exciting CUBE TV (Mnet Japan, 2011)
  • Sunday Sunday Night (MBC, 2010)
  • 2010 Idol Star Athletics Championships (MBC, 2010)
  • AJ’s Diary (2009)

Acknowledgments

  • 2017 I-MAGAZINE Fashion Face Award Year Asian Male
  • 2016 I-MAGAZINE Fashion Face Award Year: Asian Male
  • 2011 MBC Drama Awards Best New Actor (My Princess)
  • 2010 MBC Entertainment Awards – Popularity Award

Lee Gikwang (HIGHLIGHT) Music Videos

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