Who Are The Minhyuks In the K-Pop Industry?
Those of you who have already been K-Pop fans for a long time, you must be familiar with an idol named Minhyuk, aren’t you? Well, some of the idols are popular as members of a famous boy group in South Korea and some of them are even globally popular too! For your information, there are more than three male idols who have the same name but belong to a different group.
In this article, Byeol Korea going to get better acquainted with the male idols named Minhyuk and find out more about their profiles too!
BTOB’s Minhyuk, also known by his real name Lee Min-hyuk (이민혁), was born in Seoul, South Korea, on November 29th, 1990. He is quite well-known for his awesome talent in dancing and rapping. BTOB’s Minhyuk also got recognized after his debut and appeared as a cast member of the variety show titled The Romantic & Idol 2 in 2012 and also got several appearances in other variety shows such as Let’s Go! Dream Team: Season 2 in 2013. Beside his talent in music and sports, BTOB’s Minhyuk also made a special appearance as an actor in television dramas such as Unexpected Heroes (2017), Dae Jang Geum Is Watching (2018), and Sweet, Savage Family (2015).
On January 15th, 2019, BTOB’s Minhyuk made a solo debut under the stage name Huta. His 1st solo album titled Hutazone was announced on January 10th, 2019, and he also had a concert titled HUTAZONE: Two Nights that was held on February 2nd & 3rd, 2019, at the Yes24 Live Hall in Gwangjin District, Seoul. The solo debut of BTOB’s Minhyuk received a lot of appreciation from his fans as the news about his upcoming military enlistment is also waiting for him this year.
On February 7th, 2019, BTOB’s Minhyuk officially joined military enlistment and his new job became conscripted policeman. As he mentioned during his solo concert, BTOB’s Minhyuk wished that he will return as an amazing person in the future so he will also do a good job as a police officer during his military service. He knows that a lot of his fans are very concerned about his idol career but he also couldn’t postpone his military service any longer.
On March 31st, 2019, BTOB’s fans received a piece of happy news from their lovable members as BTOB’s Minhyuk got visited by his fellow members, Ilhoon and Peniel. The three members of BTOB took photos together and Minhyuk posted them on his personal Instagram account.
Monsta X’s Minhyuk
MONSTA X’s Minhyuk, also known by his real name Lee Min-hyuk (이민혁), was born in Gwangju, South Korea, on November 3rd, 1993. The member of MONSTA X, Minhyuk, was positioned as the visual and face of the group as he is really popular for his perfect figure and handsome face. Before debuting as a member of MONSTA X under Starship Entertainment, Minhyuk participated as a contestant on a survival show titled No Mercy and was the last member to be confirmed to debut as part of MONSTA X.
MONSTA X’s Minhyuk is also known as the mood maker of the group as he always brings up the positivity and is the one who can cheer up every member with his funny personality. MONSTA X’s members have also agreed that Minhyuk is the soul of the group, he is the one who can brighten up the atmosphere with his jokes and his existence. Beside his visual appearance and personality, MONSTA X’s Minhyuk is also friendly to his friends who are also idols, such as UNIQ’s Sungjoo, GOT7’s Mark, Seventeen’s Jeonghan, N.Flying’s Kwangjin, and actor Park Bo Gum.
On June 28th, 2019, MONSTA X’s Minhyuk uploaded a new music video for his new mixtape that has been produced by his fellow member, Jooheon, who is also featured on the track. MONSTA X’s Minhyuk‘s new mixtape is titled Ongsimi (옹심이), which means dough balls that are an essential ingredient in making porridge or soup. The concept of the music video is using a retro concept as MONSTA X’s Minhyuk is wearing a yellow suit along with a headband and funky glasses.
On July 1st, 2019, MONSTA X’s Minhyuk uploaded a cover of the song “See You Again” by Baek Ye-rin and the video of his cover song received many compliments from MONSTA X’s fans, Monbebe. The video expressed a sweet melody by displaying a perfect visual of MONSTA X’s Minhyuk while he was recording the song and a short preview of his vlog.