Yesung is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor, radio personality, and MC who is best known for being the main vocalist of the band named  which has released a wide range of albums, tracks, and EPs including Mamacita, Devil, One More Time, I Think U, Bonamana, Hero, and Don’t Don. Apart from that, Yesung has also accrued a huge social media fan base for himself with more than 7 million followers on Instagram and more than 6 million followers on Twitter.

Sun Sign



Yesung is represented by SM Entertainment.


K-Pop, R&B, Ballad


Vocals, Piano


SM Entertainment, Label SJ

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Small fingers
  • Pierced ears

Yesung Facts

  1. His English name is ‘Jerome Kim’.
  2. He was around 10 years old when he relocated to Cheonan, South Chungcheong, South Korea.
  3. Yesung’s mother got his name changed from Kim Jong-woon to Kim Jong-hoon as she believed that it brought him bad luck.
  4. With Super Junior, he released his debut studio album, Twins, on December 5, 2005, and it included songs like Twins (Knock Out), Miracle, You are the one, Over, and Keep in Touch. Also, the album was ranked at number #3 in both Gaon Music Chart as well as MIAK K-pop Monthly Chart and was placed at number #16 in the G-Music Weekly J-POP Chart.
  5. His Super Junior bandmates include , , , , , , , , and .
  6. With Super Junior, Yesung has also won a number of awards like Asia Artist Awards, Gaon Chart Music Awards, Melon Music Awards, and Seoul Music Awards.
  7. He has 2 dogs named Kkoming and Melo.
  8. Over the years, he has appeared in various projects which include Voice, Love Chaser, Super Show 3 3D, Attack on the Pin-Up Boys, and Super Show 3 3D, Super Show 4 3D, The Muzit, and Galaxy.
  9. He has been associated with a couple of radio shows like M.I.R.A.C.L.E for You and Super Junior’s Kiss the Radio.
  10. His theatre credits include appearing in roles like Jung Myung-soo in South Korean Mountain Fortress, Sir Robin in Spamalot, Matthew in Altar Boyz, and Oliver in Maybe, Happy Ending.
  11. Yesung has also been a part of sub-units like Super Junior-K.R.Y. and Super Junior-H.

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Facts of Kim Jong-woon

  • Gender Male
  • full nameKim Jong-woon
  • nicknamesYesung, Kim Jong-hoon, Jerome Kim
  • birthplaceSeoul, South Korea
  • Date of Birth August 24, 1984
  • Age 37 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Virgo
  • Lucky Number 9
  • Lucky Stone Sapphire
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Capricorn
  • nationalitySouth Korean
  • religionCatholicism
  • net worth$5 Million - $6 Million
  • professionSinger, Songwriter, Actor, Radio Personality, MC
  • weight66 kg or 145.5 lbs
  • height5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
  • hair colorDark Brown
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • body type / buildSlim
  • brothersKim Jong-jin

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