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MAP6 Full Profile, Fun Facts, Debut, Discography, Hiatus


Everything You Need To Know About The Hitmaker Of Storm—MAP6

Do you know the South Korean boy group that became popular with several of their singles, such as “Storm”, “Swagger Time”, “I’m Ready”, and many more? For your information, it’s a boy group that consists of 5 members: Minhyuk, J.Jun, Sign, Sun, and J.Vin. These are the members of the group called MAP6.

In this article, Byeol Korea invites you to get to know MAP6 more closely and learn more about the members’ full profiles, fun facts, debut era, and their latest news. Without waiting any longer, let’s find out more about MAP6 in the article below.

MAP6 Minhyuk Profile

Real Name: Kim Minhyuk (Hangul: 김민혁)

Stage Name: Minhyuk (Hangul: 민혁)

Birthday: April 11th, 1992

Star Sign: Aries

Height: 178 cm (5’10”)

Weight: 61 kg (134 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Position in the group: Leader, Main Rapper

Nationality: Korean

Official Site: Instagram (@colagajoah)

MAP6 Minhyuk Facts

  1. MAP6’s Minhyuk has an older sister
  2. MAP6’s Minhyuk was a member of the group A-PRINCE (formerly known as TAKEN)
  3. MAP6’s Minhyuk’s hobbies are listening to music and shopping
  4. MAP6’s Minhyuk’s main attraction is sexiness, he is even called the Sexy Prince
  5. MAP6’s Minhyuk’s old nickname used to be Gentleman Prince

MAP6 J.Jun Profile

Real Name: Kim Yeongjun (Hangul: 김영준)

Stage Name: J.Jun (Hangul: 제이준)

Birthday: May 21st, 1994

Star Sign: Gemini

Height: 180 cm (5’10”)

Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)

Blood Type: B

Position in the group: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer

Nationality: Korean

MAP6 J.Jun Facts

  1. MAP6’s J.Jun likes to play sports
  2. MAP6’s J.Jun’s hobbies are watching movies, listening to music, and browsing the internet
  3. MAP6’s J.Jun can do magic tricks with cards
  4. MAP6’s J.Jun said his main attraction is his smile
  5. MAP6’s J.Jun used to do taekwondo

MAP6 Sign Profile

Real Name: Kim Kiho (Hangul: 김기호)

Stage Name: Sign (Hangul: 싸인)

Birthday: October 24th, 1994

Star Sign: Scorpio

Height: 178 cm (5’10”)

Weight: 62 kg (137 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Position in the group: Main Vocalist

Nationality: Korean

Official Site: Instagram (@_sign_1024)

MAP6 Sign Facts

  1. MAP6’s Sign has an older sister
  2. MAP6’s Sign says his main attraction is being like the younger brother of the group even though he isn’t the youngest
  3. MAP6’s Sign’s nickname is Arisa
  4. MAP6’s Sign’s stage name comes from him wanting to leave a lasting impression on people’s minds
  5. MAP6’s Sign usually listens to Akdong Music

MAP6 Sun Profile

Real Name: Kang Byungseon (Hangul: 강병선)

Stage Name: Sun (Hangul: 썬)

Birthday: December 31st, 1995

Star Sign: Capricorn

Height: 176 cm (5’9″)

Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)

Blood Type: O

Position in the group: Main Dancer, Vocalist, Visual

Nationality: Korean

Official Sites:

  • Instagram (@_sun_.k)
  • YouTube Channel (Kkang’s 깡스)

MAP6 Sun Facts

  1. MAP6’s Sun has 2 older sisters
  2. MAP6’s Sun’s name was Siyoon when he was in A-PRINCE
  3. MAP6’s Sun’s specialties are dancing and singing ballads
  4. MAP6’s Sun is known as the cooking fairy because he loves to cook for the members
  5. MAP6’s Sun’s stage name comes from him wanting to be bright like the sun and bring light to his fans

MAP6 J.Vin Profile

Real Name: Park Jongbin (Hangul: 박종빈)

Stage Name: J.Vin (Hangul: 제이빈)

Birthday: May 18th, 1996

Star Sign: Taurus

Height: 178 cm (5’10”)

Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Position in the group: Lead Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae

Nationality: Korean

Official Site: Instagram (@jvin0518)

MAP6 J.Vin Facts

  1. MAP6 J.Vin has an older brother
  2. MAP6 J.Vin loves sweets
  3. MAP6 J.Vin’s main attraction is his good-looking face
  4. MAP6 J.Vin used to be a child actor
  5. MAP6 J.Vin is afraid of pigeons

MAP6 Debut


On November 10th, 2015, a debut showcase for MAP6 was held at the Lotte Card Art Center in Hapjeong-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul. MAP6 was newly formed by recruiting the existing members of A-Prince, which debuted in 2012 (excluding the member who enlisted in the military), and a new member, Sign, was added to the group.

In particular, before their debut, MAP6 was a hot topic as a younger brother group from the same agency and senior Girl’s Day.

MAP6 did their debut really well in front of their fans to get more attention from the public. Their talents also deserve appreciation and positive responses, right? For that, don’t skip the section below to watch MAP6’s debut performance!

On November 21st, 2015, MAP6 held their debut performance on MBC’s Show Music Core. At this performance, you can see the charisma displayed by each member of MAP6 who just held their debut with a new single titled “Storm” at that time.

Not only that but their debut performance was also filled by fans who came to the show and gave their fan chant while MAP6 performed. This performance also had some back dancers who made their stage presence seem more energetic!

MAP6 Discography

MAP6 is a boy group that is actively releasing comebacks and easy-listening songs. If you haven’t heard their songs, make sure you check out MAP6’s discography below to get to know more about their music videos and playlists that would be a good recommendation for you!

As previously promised, Dream T Entertainment’s rookie boy group made their debut on November 10th, 2015. MAP6 is a boy group that has five members, and four of them are former members of the boy group A-Prince.

Through the song “STORM”, they showed a new image as MAP6, as the agency said, “A-Prince is a boy group that uses the concept of a cute boyfriend, like a prince, while MAP6 uses choreography and strong teamwork to show their true identity. A self of a man who has gone through many obstacles.”

In this music video, MAP6 members present extraordinary choreography, accompanied by upbeat orchestral music.

MAP6 is wrapping up their activities for their second single album “Swagger Time”. MAP6 released their second single album Swagger Time and performed successfully for 4 weeks with the title song “Swagger Time”.

Starting with the chair dance of Shinhwa, they presented a different stage by paying homage to the point choreography that was popular in the 1990s and 2000s in the Korean music industry such as Seo Taiji, Hyun Jinyoung, and Park Jin-young.

The members of MAP6 said, “There are still many performances and stages that we want to show. I want to show a new side and charm through the next album,” they said.

On May 14th, 2017, Dream T Entertainment released the tracklist of MAP6’s third single album Momentum on their official social media. Momentum contains a total of 4 songs. The title song is “I’m Ready”, and the hit composer Double Sidekick and the new composer Bullseye participated.

“I’m Ready” is a song about the heart of a man who is ready to give everything to the woman he loves. Double Sidekick said confidently, “’I’m Ready’ is a song that harmonizes the cool vocals of the MAP6 members with humorous rap.”

For the b-side songs “Closer” and “Even If Time Passes”, composer Kim Tae-joo, who worked with popular idol groups such as BEAST, BTOB, and A-Pink, was in charge of composing the song.

Released on November 25th, 2017, MAP6 presented their new song through the music video titled “Love Is Gone”. In accordance with the title of the song, “Love Is Gone” is a song that contains lyrics about heartbreak and sadness because of the loss of a loved one.

Even though it has sad lyrics, the song “Love Is Gone” is sung with dance music and MAP6 members’ powerful vocals.

What do you think about MAP6’s songs and music videos?

MAP6 Hiatus

According to the official Japanese site, the group’s activities will be suspended after 2019 due to the member’s military enlistment scheduled for early 2020. It is unclear whether the company will continue their activities in the future as the circumstances of the agency, All-S Company, are still not clear about any further information for their upcoming.

If you visit MAP6’s official social media, such as Instagram or Twitter, there’s still no update about their comeback or news, whether some of the members already returned from their military service.

Well, that was all the information about South Korean boy group MAP6, starting from their full profile, fun facts, debut era, to their latest news. Even though they are currently on hiatus, let’s continue to provide support and wait until they can come back, hopefully, as soon as possible. If you like this article, please don’t forget to kindly share it on your social media and stay tuned for more interesting upcoming articles from Byeol Korea!