Yang Hong-won (Young B) Facts
- Shindongshin Information Industry School
- He belonged to the DICKIDS Crew.
- On February 21, 2017, Yang Hong Won became the second “School Rapper” contestant affected by controversy. A netizen posted several photos of the contestant and said, “Yang Hong Won is well known for bullying in Songpa-gu! I have no ill will against him!” These statements have quickly spread along with other reports that he carried out bullying in school and got involved with people who smoked and drank.
- “Mnet’s High School Rapper released an official statement regarding the controversy on February 23. They stated, “Yang Hong Won has admitted his past mistakes and is very remorseful and is deeply reflecting on his actions. He told us that one night he started having dreams of being a rapper, and that he apologized to every person he hurt in the past. He continues to show that he regrets his actions through his continued efforts to reflect and work hard. Facing a new opportunity, Yang Hong Won is working hard for himself, and we hope viewers will continue to see that growth and improvement.”
- He was the winner of High School Rapper.
- On April 21, 2017, Indigo Music revealed the news through its social media. “Swings created a new agency called Indigo Music,” the publication stated. “One of the artists currently represented by the agency are Young B (Yang Hong Won).”
- On the August 18, 2017 broadcast of Mnet’s “Show Me the Money 6,” Young B, denied the controversy that started earlier that year that labeled him as a bully. Instead, the rapper expressed that what is being said about his past are just rumors. This differs from what “High School Rapper’s” representatives stated earlier in the year.
Yang Hong-won (Young B) Collaborations
- Unofficialboyy – d&a (Feat. RANCHIA, gamma, Yang Hong Won)
- Gamma – ysl (Feat Unofficialboyy, LIL TACHI, Yang Hong Won) (2021)
- Unofficialboyy& HAIFHAIF – 그물,덫,발사대기,포획 (Feat. Yang Hong Won) (2020).
- Yescoba – 낮에밤에 (Feat. Yang Hong Won, Kuzi) (2020).
- goi – TAKE AWAY (Feat. kuzi, Yang Hong Won) (2020)
- Verbal Jint – 2020 VISION (feat. Young B) (2020)
- hyeminsong – 흰 길 (Feat. Young B, kuzi) (2019).
- Giriboy – 아퍼 (Band Ver.) (Feat. Young B, Yunhway LIL TACHI, Han Yo Han, JUSTHIS, Swings) (2019)
- Panda Gomm – Better Man (Feat. Young B, pH-1) (2019)
- Swings & Kim You Han – 우사인볼트 (Feat. Young B) (2019).
- Jhnovr – OS 0.2 (Feat. Young B, NO:THE) (2019)
- DEX – Breathe (Feat. Young B) (2018)
- Han Yo Han – TO ALL THE FAKE RAPSTARS Remix (Feat. NO:THE, JUSTHIS Young B, Kid Milli) (2019)
- Han Yo Han & Swings – Whistle (Feat. Young B) (2018)
- Han Yo Han – 범퍼카 (Feat. NO:THE, Young B) (2018)
- Superbee – 작사가 (Feat. Swings, Young B) (2018)
- Giriboy – login (Prod. By 기리보이) (Feat. Young B, Swings) (2018)
- Donutman – Dope (Feat Simba Zawadi, Young B) (2017)
- Kim Hyo Eun – New Kings (Feat JUSTHIS Young B & The Quiett) (2016)
Yang Hong-won (Young B) Awards
- 2019 Korean Hip-hop Awards: Collaboration of the Year – Indigo (besides Kid Milli, NO:THE, JUSTHIS)
- 2019 Korean Hip-hop Awards: Hip Hop Track of the Year – Indigo (besides Kid Milli, NO:THE, JUSTHIS)
Yang Hong-won (Young B) TV Programs
- Show Me The Money 8 (Mnet, 2019)
- Show Me The Money 6 (Mnet, 2017)
- High School Rapper (Mnet, 2017). Winner
- Show Me The Money 5 (Mnet, 2016)
- Show Me The Money 4 (Mnet, 2015)