V (BTS)

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Member of: BTS

Real name: 김태형 / Kim Tae Hyung

Stage name: Unknown

Gender: Male

Age: 26 years

Date of birth: December 30, 1995

Place of birth: Daegu-Geochang, South Korea

Height: 178 cm

Weight: 58 kg

Bloodtype: AB

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

Chinese Zodiac Sign: Pig

V Profile

About V

V (BTS) Facts

  • Group: BTSPosition: Vocalist and Dancer
  • His favorite number is 10.
  • Her favorite color is gray.
  • His favorite season is fall.
  • The other members call him “4D” because he has an unusual personality and facial expressions.
  • The others think that he is in another dimension.
  • His favorite food is Japchae.
  • His ideal type is: “Someone who gets more and more charming every day, who takes care of me, who only loves me. Who looks fancy on the outside but makes me hot chocolate and has a lot of Aegyos.” Tae Hyung also said that he would like his girlfriend not to be spendthrift but thrifty, he confessed and the members claimed that he himself was thrifty.
  • Over time, he and Jin realized that they had a lot in common.
  • He is a master of classical and jazz saxophone.
  • Before he came out to the public, he used to film “Vlogs” but he couldn’t post them. He was really sad.
  • “I followed the Hyungs every time they filmed a journal but I couldn’t put any of mine on the blog. I sat by myself and thought, ‘This is this month and date 2013, today I did this, it’s not going to be posted on the blog, right? I’m sad””. – V in an Interview.
  • He admits to making a lot of mistakes during the part in “No More Dream” where he has to throw his glasses; “The glasses are in my back pocket which has a zipper on it and once I grabbed my glasses with my fingers, there were several situations where I threw my glasses so hard that I couldn’t find them after the performance.”
  • His nicknames are “Blank Tae,” “TaeTae” and “Vee.”
  • He says he hasn’t been in a serious relationship yet.
  • It was after receiving advice from his father that he decided to be a singer.
  • According to him, Suga is the one who cooks the best.
  • The first time he met Jin, he started to dance by rubbing himself on him. He justifies himself by saying that he wanted to make a “strong impression”.
  • He says that he has received many confessions from girls through messages but never face to face.
  • According to Suga, V often offers members to join them in their shower or to take a shower all together.
  • According to other members, he has the worst habits when he sleeps. He moves a lot, yells and also asks the members to bring him food or drink but once they come back, he has already gone back to sleep.
  • V was once hurt because Suga was teasing him by imitating his smile.
  • He speaks fluent Japanese.
  • Rap Monster says that V is very picky and difficult when it comes to girls.
  • When he is not well he confides in Jin but especially Jimin because they are the same age.
  • During an interview, the members were asked who was the strangest member. They all answered V without hesitation!
  • He appears in the video of the song “I’m Da One” of Jo Kwon.
  • In an Interview, the members were asked to compare BTS to an animal and V answered, “The Panda because we have a rather playful appearance.”
  • When asked “What kind of smell does BTS have?”, V replied, “A seductive smell that makes you weak once you smell it.”
  • Jung Kook thinks that V is the “Fashion Leader” of the group.
  • V thinks about his mother very often.
  • In another Interview, BTS was asked to compare each member to an animal. Jimin said that no matter what V does, it is always weird. He added that V looks more like an Alien from another planet than a specific animal.
  • He wants to improve his voice and impress a lot of people.
  • V thinks his different facial expressions appeal to his fans.
  • In an Interview, BTS was asked what their personal dream is. V replied, “I want BTS to be known around the world. And finally, my dream is to be a cool dad.”
  • When he was younger, he dreamed of becoming a singer.
  • He likes the motto: “Let’s Live Coolly To The Maximum”.
  • In an interview, V said that black would represent BTS on stage and white when they are off stage.
  • In an Interview, he was asked what he does every day without fail, he said, “I watch an episode of anime. A lot of Japanese anime! Also, I go on Twitter and Fancafe every day and piss off my Hyungs every day.”
  • Currently, her parents live on “Geoje Island.”
  • When asked “If you had the super power to talk to inhumans, what would you like to talk to?”, he replied, “A car”.
  • In an Interview, V confessed that his stage name was chosen last. He said that the three names that were suggested were “Six,” “Lex” and “V” and that finally “V” was the name chosen by the members and the PD.
  • When he was younger, he was spit on by a chimpanzee at the zoo and after that incident, his friends started saying that he was the chimpanzee’s rival.
  • His father is his role model. He wants to be a father like his, someone who takes care of his children, listens to everything they say, encourages them and advises their future, and gets scolded a lot by his wife.
  • In 10 years, he sees himself taking his future children: Taek Won (boy, age two) and Tae Geuk (girl, age seven months) to the zoo, feed the shrimp pigeons and be a cool guy.
  • He hates exercise, he runs away from it. When he does, he does “Chika-Chika” to show that he hates it.
  • In an interview, V said that he would like to visit France and see the Eiffel Tower in real.
  • He is close to Baek Hyun [EXO].
  • He has a habit of biting his nails saying, “Mom?” and “It hurts!”.
  • His favorite animal is the lion.
  • He used to share his room with Jimin and J-Hope, but in their new dorm, he shares his room with Jung Kook.
  • He is very attentive, members often say that he notices everything.
  • V loves his fans very much, he is the most caring member of BTS, he makes sure that they don’t lack anything.
  • V can play video games very late with Jung Kook.
  • He loves black sandals and wears them often.
  • He likes girls with beautiful feet.
  • According to V, the group would suck without him.
  • V likes to have fun with J-Hope but J-Hope is more interested in Jimin.
  • Suga often teases V which sometimes makes him angry.
  • V is very humble, his fans represent so much that he would like to meet them all.
  • Whenever he smiles, his mouth has a square shape.
  • On “Yaman TV”, he confessed that he wanted to be close to the Girls’ Generation.
  • His favorite member of the Girls’ Generation is Yuri.
  • V covered the song “Someone Like You” by the singer Adele.
  • He likes children a lot.
  • He is friends with Sung Jae [BtoB], who allegedly approached him in the bathroom of a music show and said “You’re from 95? Then let’s be friends”.
  • He likes animals a lot.
  • He confessed to “Sunny FM’Date” radio that when they were still Rookies, the members of BTS flew with the members of Girls’ Generation. Due to lack of space, V found himself sitting next to Tae Yeon and Yuri, he was so uncomfortable that he didn’t dare to do anything. Tae Yeon, Sunny and Yuri felt sorry for him. Sunny then told him that he didn’t have to be uncomfortable with his group members.
  • He is friends with the members of SEVENTEEN.
  • Tae Hyung will start his acting career this year (2016) in a historical drama that will take place during the “Silla Dynasty”: He will play the role of Han Sung.
  • The drama will be called: “Hwarang: The Beginnig”. Tae Hyung will be surrounded by : Park Seo Joon, Go Ara, Park Hyung Sik and Minho [SHINee] .
  • V likes bubbles.
  • He is very close to Kim Min Jae.
  • He is very good at Fanservice.
  • He likes to eat a lot.
  • He can imitate “Brook” from One Piece.
  • He cried many times in front of the movie “Miracle In Cell Number 7”.
  • His favorite member of Block B is U-Kwon.
  • V would like to marry his “first love” and live with it forever.
  • On a radio show, V confessed that he failed his first driver’s license practical test, but on the other hand, he passed the written/theoretical test brilliantly with a score of 93 points.
  • He is friends with BamBam [GOT7].
  • He doesn’t like red bean pasta, pumpkins and spiders.
  • He is friends with Su Jeong [Lovelyz].
  • He has a dog named “Soonshim”.
  • One of his favorite artists is Eric Benét.
  • He helped write the songs “Fun Boys,” “Hold Me Tight” and “Run.”
  • V revealed on an episode of “Sunny FM’Date” that when he flew with the members of Girls’ Generation, he found himself sitting next to Tae Yeon. He confessed that he couldn’t fall back asleep because the first time he did it, he drooled. He wondered if Tae Yeon had seen him or not. Sunny told him that she had not seen him, otherwise the members of Girls’ Generation would have talked about it among themselves that night.
  • His grandmother passed away on September 3, 2016 while he was in the Philippines. He decided to tell the ARMYs about it on November 12, 2016 at Gocheok Dome.
  • He became close to Minho [SHINee] through the filming of the Drama “Hwarang: The Beginnig”.
  • He wrote his solo song “Stigma.”
  • His grandmother passed away while he was in the Philippines, he confessed that he wanted to tell his grandmother that he loved her on TV but he never got the chance. (Excerpt From The Concert)
  • He likes the song “Very Very Very” by the I.O.I.
  • His favorite member of Red Velvet is Irene.
  • He is very close to Park Bo Geom.
  • He talks loudly while he sleeps.
  • The members were interviewed by “Distractify” and they revealed that V is the member who is on his phone the most.
  • He is a fan of MAMAMOO and BLACKPINK.
  • He is a big fan of the songs “Cypher”.
  • The main cast of “Hwarang” was present at the first concert of the group in Korea for the tour of “WINGS” to support him.
  • He would like to collaborate with Corinne Bailey Rae.
  • His favorite character is Nick Wilde.
  • He owns four animals including two dogs “Soonshim” and “SsyongSsyong” and two cats “Kkanji” and “Chilsoon”.
  • During the writing of the song “4 O’Clock”, Rap Monster confessed that V thought about Jimin a lot and while they were writing the song, V mentioned him several times.
  • He used to sleep with a pillow against him.
  • He is a big fan of Van Gogh, he loves to copy his works. Thanks to him, art has become one of his hobbies.
  • He was voted 60th most beautiful face in the contest “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces Of 2016”.
  • According to V, j-hope is in the 7th place in terms of appearance.
  • He is in a group on LINE with Su Ho [EXO], Gong Chan [B1A4] and Hong Bin [VIXX] but according to V, no one uses him.
  • He was voted 1st most beautiful face in “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces Of 2017” contest.
  • Since June 3, 2017, he started posting photos taken by him under the name “Vante”. The name “Vante” is a mix between “V” and “Ante”, his favorite photographer.
  • He created his character “TATA” (representing an alien) for the BT21 in partnership with the application “LINE”.
  • He owns a dog named “Yeon Tan”.
  • He does not drink coffee.
  • His favorite song from the album “Love Yourself: Tear” is “The Truth Untold”.
  • Red is his favorite hair color.
  • He is very close with actors Park Hyung Sik, Park Seo Joon, Choi Woo Shik and artist Peakboy.
  • He became close with the actors of the drama “Hwarang”.
  • If he hadn’t become an idol, he would have wanted to become a saxophonist.
  • He is friends with Tiffany [Girls’ Generation].
  • He is really good at FPS (First-person Shooter) video game according to Jimin.
  • His favorite character from One Piece is Brook.
  • He said several times that the American star he wanted to meet while in the US was Selena Gomez.

V (BTS) Music

Compositions
  • BTS – Outro: Circle Room Cypher (2013)
  • BTS – 잡아줘 (Hold Me Tight) (2015).
  • BTS – 흥탄소년단 (Boyz with Fun) (2015).
  • BTS – Run (2015)
  • BTS – Intro: Youth (2016)
  • BTS – Run (2016)
  • BTS – Run (Ballad Mix) (2016)
  • BTS – Stigma (2016)
  • RM & V – 네시 (4 O’CLOCK) (2017).
  • V – Scenery (2019)
  • V – Winter Bear (2019)
  • BTS – Inner Child (2020)
  • BTS – Blue & Gray (2020)
  • V- Snow Flower (Ft Peakboy ) (2020)

V (BTS) Drama

  • Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (KBS2, 2016)

V (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

V (BTS) TV Programs

  • Inkigayo (SBS, 2016) Special MC together with J-Hope and Whee In and Moon Byul from MAMAMOO.
  • Celebrity Bromance (MBC, 2016) together with Kim Min Jae
  • Star King with J-Hope (SBS, 2016)
  • My Pet Clinic (2015) with Ji Min and J-Hope
  • Hello Counselor (KBS2, 2015) with. RM
  • Star King with RM (SBS, 2015)
  • Show! Music Core (MBC, 2015) MC Special
  • MTV The Best Of The Best (MTV, 2015) besides Su Jeong from LOVELYZ
  • Show! Music Core (MBC, 2014) MC Special

Acknowledgments

YearAward
2018
  • 13th Annual Soompi Awards Best Idol Actor (Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth)
2019
  • 14th Annual Soompi Awards Best Choreography (Singularity)
2020
  • APAN STAR Awards: Best OST Award (for Sweet Night)

V (BTS) TV Drama’s

  • Christmas Tree theme for Our Beloved Summer (2021)
  • Sweet Night subject for Itaewon Class (2020)
  • Even If I Die, It’s You (besides Jin ) for Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016)

V (BTS) Music Videos

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