December 9, 2023 10:36:03

Kim Seok-Jin: Who Is This Eldest BTS Member? Why Is This K-Pop Star So Popular Globally?

Kim Seok-jin known professionally as Jin is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and member of the South Korean boy band BTS. Despite him being the oldest BTS member, he’s quite popular in the celebrity & influencer circles worldwide.

Jin has written and released four single tracks with BTS: ‘Awake’ in 2016, ‘Epiphany’ in 2018, ‘Moon’ in 2020, and ‘The Astronaut’ in 2022, all of which are charted on the Village Digital charts in South Korea. Jin’s first independent song, the digital track ‘Tonight’ was released in 2019. He also appeared on the 2016 soundtrack with bandmate V from Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth. Kim’s first solo debut is released today on the 28th of October 2022. Kim has received critical acclaim for his falsetto and emotional range as a singer.

He is the only member out of all who goes viral for his looks and is recognized by BTS Army every now & then. “The pink mic guy” “the orange suit guy” “the car door guy” “sculpted face guy” “third guy from the left” “mas Ganteng”, etc.

The stage name of Kim Seokjin is Jin. His family consists of a father, a mother, and an elder brother. Jin came from a wealthy family. He is the eldest in BTS.

Jin is known for his beautiful face and soulful voice. He is very considerate and takes care of fellow members. His famous singles are Epiphany, Awake, and Abyss. Fans call him the most handsome across the world as his charm and magnetic looks are no joke.

In addition to singing, Kim appeared as a host at several South Korean concerts from 2016 to 2018. In 2018, he was awarded the fifth-grade Hwangwan Order of Cultural Merit along with his bandmates by the President of South Korea for their contributions.