Wanna One’s Woojin and Daehwi’s New Group, AB6IX: Profile, Facts, Discography, etc


Woojin’s Full Profile


Stage Name: Woojin (Hangeul: 우진)
Full Name: Park Woojin (Hangeul: 박우진)
Chinese Name: Pu Youzhen (朴佑鎮)
Position: Main Rapper, Main Dancer, Vocalist
Date of Birth: November 2nd, 1999
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Korean
Height: 176 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Facts About Woojin

He was born in Busan, South Korea.
He has a younger sister, Park Yerim.
He has even appeared on SuperstarK when he was 11 years old.
He was a trainee for a year and 2 months.
His fans love his snaggletooth.
He is skilled at different types of dance, such as B-boy, popping, crumping, and locking.
He enjoys watching food shows on TV.
Woojin usually sleeps naked.
Woojin doesn’t move at all when he sleeps.
His roommate is Woong.
Woojin is the noisiest in the group chat.
He doesn’t use satoori (Busan dialect).
His favorite superhero character is Iron Man.
He likes iced americano.
He prefers calling rather than texting.
He is a former JYP trainee.
Woojin appeared in Yang Da Il’s “One Summer” MV and was also featured in A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie’s song “Look Back At It.”
He was a contestant on Produce 101 but ended on the 6th rank with a total of 937,379 votes and became a part of Wanna One.
Woojin roommate was Woong.
His ideal type is cute, age is not a problem.

Daehwi’s Full Profile


Stage Name: Daehwi (Hangeul: 대휘)
Full Name: Lee Dae-hwi (Hangeul: 이대휘)
Chinese Name: Li Dahui (李大輝)
Position: Lead Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Maknae
English Name: David Lee
Date of Birth: January 29th, 2001
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Korean
Height: 172 cm (5’8″)
Weight: 53 kg (117 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Facts About Daehwi

He was born in Seoul, South Korea.
He is the only child.
He graduated from School of Performing Arts Seoul (SOPA).
He was the center for Produce 101 Season 2’s promotional song “It’s Me” (Pick Me).
He has lived in Los Angeles, the USA for 6 years and in Osaka, Japan for 2 years.
His mom is currently living in the USA.
Daehwi is a former JYP trainee.
He speaks English fluently.
Daehwi is left-handed.
He is skilled in writing lyrics and composing music.
Daehwi wears glasses at the dorm because his eyesight is poor.
He is close to Jeon Somi and Hyunjin Stray Kids and Seungmin Stray Kids.
Daehwi and Somi have become brand representatives for Fanta.
Daehwi composed IZ*ONE’s song titled “Airplane.”
Daehwi prefers iced americanos to hot americanos.
Daehwi could swear in English when he is sleeping.
Daehwi produced one of Park Jihoon‘s songs titled “Young 20.”
Daehwi also wrote and produced one of Yoon Jisung‘s songs called “Comma.”
He was a participant on Produce 101 and ended on the 3rd rank with a total of 1,102,005 votes) and became a member of Wanna One.
His ideal girl type is someone who genuinely likes him, age doesn’t matter.

AB6IX’s Pre-debut Appearances


Produce 101 Season 2: Woojin, Daehwi, Donghyun, and Youngmin


Young Min, Dong Hyun, Woo Jin, and Dae Hwi were participants on Produce 101 Season 2, a Mnet survival show for forming boy bands. Woo Jin and Dae Hwi finished in 6th and 3rd rank, and they became part of the project for debuting the boy band Wanna One. On the other hand, Young Min and Dong Hyun were eliminated and finished in 15th and 28th rank, respectively.

Woojin and Daehwin in Wanna One

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Woo Jin and Dae Hwi were ranked 6th and 3rd, therefore, they were debuting in the contract project group Wanna One and became a famous group at the time. Later on, surprisingly, Woojin and Daehwi announced their collaboration single “Candle.” This song that is of the R&B and hip-hop genre was released on January 29th. The song tells the story of waiting for the one you love during cold days and lighting up the candle to make you feel warm. Daehwi participated in the writing of the lyrics, while Woojin composed the rap. They both said that this song was written while thinking of their fans.

Youngmin and Dongyun in MXM


Donghyun and Youngmin were also participants of Produce 101 season 2. But they were eliminated in episode 10. Later, they were debuted as members of the subunit group called MXM. Im Young-min and Kim Dong-hyun meet in Brand New Music and become trainees. They became agency representatives along with Lee Dae-hwi and Park Woo-jin in Produce 101 Season 2. Both of them were not chosen to take part in the Wanna One project group since Youngmin placed in the 15th rank and Donghyun got eliminated right before the last episode.

They debuted as MXM, duo group under Brand New Music on September 6th, 2017. Before this, Young Min and Dong Hyun were members of Starship Entertainment and Brand New Music collaboration project group called YDPP.

MXM stands for “Mix and Match” that denotes their significant quality and “More x More” which stands for their determination to become the best duo. On July 27th, they released their first single titled “Good Day” and Dong-Hyun also wrote their second single titled “I Just Do” along with Young-min and produced by Brand New Music, Kiggen.

Woong as YG Trainee in Stray Kids

Before Woong joined Brand New Music, he used to be a trainee in four different agencies, namely AB Entertainment, Woolim Entertainment, JYP Entertainment, and YG Entertainment. He became a trainee in JYP Entertainment in 2015 along with other Stray Kids members. Thus, he became friends with them, especially Jisung and Chan.

Before debuting in 2018, Stray Kids members were doing survival reality show also named after the group, Stray Kids. Woong also appeared on that show as an agency representative of YG Entertainment and competed with them to show his talent and ability.  On that survival reality show, Woong demonstrated his talent in singing, dancing, rapping, also playing piano.

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