Get Closer With MONSTA X’s KIHYUN
That guy with the cute face, Yoo Ki-hyun, also known as Kihyun, is the main vocal of the famous k-pop idol group Monsta X. With his cute face, people may not have expected that he is a main vocal in the group, but Kihyun has a high-note vocal, a clear voice, and a unique vocal tone. Not only does he have a good voice, he ahs a great personality, too.
Monbebe – Monsta X’s fandom- have given him various nicknames, like Hamster, Mother of Monsta X, and Chef Kihyun, because his cute face, because he’s the member who does most nagging, like a mother, and because of his excellent cooking. Do you want to know more about Monsta X’s Kihyun? Let’s meet him!
Full Profile of Monsta X’s Kihyun
- Stage Name: Kihyun
- Real Name: Yoo Ki-hyun
- Date of Birth: South Korea, November 22, 1993
- Age: 26
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Hometown: Goyang, South Korea
- Position: Main Vocalist
- Height: 174 cm
- Weight: 56 kg
- Blood Type: B
- Education: DIMA, Dong Ah Institute of Media and Arts
- Family: Parents, Older Brother
- Occupation: Singer
- Specialty: Piano and Guitar
- Hobbies: Cooking, Photography
- Ideal Type: A girl who looks like a baby and has a lot of aegyo
Facts about Monsta X’s Kihyun
- Kihyun was the 3rd trainee who was confirmed as a member of Monsta X (Starship Entertainment survival TV show ‘No Mercy’).
- Kihyun released single with the title Pillow, in collaboration with his agency seniors, Soyou and Giri Boy, before making his debut with Monsta X.
- He’s close friends with Soyou because she takes good care of her dongsaeng.
- Of his groupmates, Kihyun is closest to Minhyuk, because they’re same age.
- He’s also close friends with BTS’s Suga.
- He sings for a lot of OSTs, such us One More Step (She was Pretty), I’ve Got A Feeling (Suspicious Partner), Attractive Women (Orange Marmalade) with Monsta X’s Jooheon, Can’t Breathe (Partner for Justice) with Monsta X’s Jooheon, and Love Virus (What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim) with WJSN’s Seol A.
- Kihyun has a sensitive personality (Weekly Idol).
- He likes chicken a lot.
- He can’t eat fish because it has a strong smell.
- He’s the group member who does the most cleaning, because he likes it.
- He does the cooking in the group, because the other members are all terrible cooks.
- He doesn’t like cranberries.
- His favorite color is blue.
- He likes the Korean singer Kim Gun-mo.
- He respects Michel Jackson a lot.
- Kihyun takes good care of his skin.
- He likes to blend perfumes.
- Kihyun and his group mate, Jooheon, make a team called 2chain.
- He said that he wants to do a duet with his fellow member, Hyungwon.
- He shared that Wonho knows him really well, because they spend a lot of time together in the dorm (Amigo TV Season 4).
- He wants to be a singer because his brother dreamed about it first, and Kihyun thought his brother looked cool when he was singing (Monsta X fan meeting).
- He has short-tongue. That’s why his S’s don’t sound very clear, and it makes his voice sound cute when he’s talking or singing.
- Kihyun is very good at taking photos.
- He’s done his own Photo Exhibit (Monsta X V Live).