Kim Namjoon is best known as the lead vocalist of the South Korean boy band, BTS. Since their formation in 2013, they have released many hits including I Need U, Run, and the chart-topper, Blood Sweat & Tears. Aside from his work with the crew, he’s also been involved with several solo projects in the past years. Interested in knowing more about the artist? Be sure to stick around- we’re got more below.
Kim Namjoon Personal Facts – 2018 Update
Kim Namjoon (김남준)
RM, Rap Monster (Formerly)
South Korean Rapper, Musician, Record Producer, Songwriter
The 23-year-old is best known as the leader of the popular South Korean boy band, BTS. One of the group’s main songwriters, he has written more than 80 songs since his debut in 2013. If anything, his popularity has only been on the rose over the past year.
Age – How Old is He?
He is 23 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
His birthday is on September 12, 1994
Place of Birth/Hometown
Kim Namjoon was born in the city of Ilsan, which is located northwest of Seoul.
He is Korean
Kim Namjoon Height, Weight & Body Facts
Height in Feet
He is 6’1 tall
Height in Meters
He is 1.81 meters tall
Weight in Pounds
His current weight is approximately 141 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
His current weight is approximately 64 kg
This information is unavailable at this time
He wears a size 10 shoe
Is Kim Namjoon Currently in a Relationship?
As far as we know, Kim Namjoon does not have a girlfriend. If he does, he’s keeping it out of the public radar.
Kim Namjoon’s Girlfriend
We do not have any information on Kim Namjoon’s previous relationships at this time.
He has a sister named Kim Geong Min.
As far as we know, he does not have any brothers.
No, he does not have any children.
As a teen, he went to Ilsan Daejin High School before transferring to Apujeong High School, from which he late graduated.
As far as we know, Kim Namjoon has not attended college in Korea.
Information on Kim Namjoon’s salary is unavailable at this time.
According to sources, Kim Namjoon’s net worth is pegged at $8.3 million.
In his free time, he enjoys browsing the Internet
Meat and Korean Knife Noodles are his favorites
Some of his favorite books include The Catcher in the Rye, Me Before You, The Metamorphosis, and Norwegian Wood
Favorite TV Show
Born on September 12, he is a Virgo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Kim Namjoon’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Kim Namjoon’s Instagram Username
Kim Namjoon’s Facebook Account
Kim Namjoon’s Youtube Channel
As far as we know, Kim Namjoon does not have his own Youtube channel
Kim Namjoon’s Twitter Username
Kim Namjoon’s Snapchat Username
Kim Namjoons’ Snapchat username is @rapmonster
Other Interesting Facts:
- He is said to have an IQ score of 148; after high school, he scored among the top 1.3% in the nation
- When he was five years old, he dreamt of becoming a security guard at an apartment complex
- In order to improve his English, he has watched all ten seasons of Friends at least 30 times
- If he was to become a girl for one day, he’d like to take that opportunity to wear a pink bikini
- At one point, there was a rumor among Korean fans that he had received a heart surgery at the age of fifteen
- His ideal date includes a movie, dinner, and walking together
- Some of his favorite artists include Kanye West, Eminem, Epic High, Dynamic Duo, and Nas
- He doesn’t like to wear tight pants; instead, he prefers wearing oversized, wide pants
- He originally started rapping as a means of escaping the stress that he had from studying
- In the past, he was given the nickname “Dance Rodigy” by his company’s staff
- Growing up, his favorite color was purple; since then, it has changed several times
- His most famous quotes are “Team Work makes the dream work” and “Jimin you got no Jams”
- His younger sister is the same age as Jungkook; when asked whether or not he’d introduce the two, he said no