K-POP TRIVIA: 12 Things To Know About GOT7’s Yugyeom Before His Manila Concert

Here are some trivia about GOT7 member Yugyeom, who is now promoting as a solo artist under AOMG.

1.) Born on November 17, 1997, Kim Yugyeom will be turning 25 this year.

2.) Yugyeom debuted as a member of GOT7 in 2014. He is also part of the sub-unit Jus2 with JB.

3.) His talents include street dancing, krumping, popping, and also playing the piano.

4.) Yugyeom was born in Seoul, but his mom was actually pregnant while she was in Saudi Arabia. In an interview via STAR, he said that his family eventually returned to Saudi Arabia due to his father’s job and stayed there for a while.

5.) Standing at 6’1ft (185cm), Yugyeom is the tallest member of GOT7 despite being the youngest.

6.) After leaving JYP Entertainment, Yugyeom signed with South Korean hip-hop and R&B label, AOMG, which was founded by former labelmate Jay Park.

7.) He released two music videos for his solo songs—”All Your Fault” and “Take You Down”—in 2021.

8.) During an interview with Marie Claire, as translated by Soompi, he talked about his solo album. He said, “I thought about what I like and what kind of person I am. I’m still getting to know myself. While listening to new music or watching new dances, I look at how I feel and try to put myself in them.”

9.) In an interview with MBC Radio, GOT7’s maknae confessed that between being called cute or cool, he would like to hear “you are cool” no matter what.

10.) Yugyeom also talked about his favorites. He said, “I’m really interested in space. I really like the moon and stars.” He also loves both iced Americano and iced chocolate. He revealed that he would sometimes drink 2-3 cups of iced Americano, but would also drink iced chocolate if he prefers something sweet.

11.) While giving a message for their fans, he revealed “GOT7 members are in different companies, but, as you can see from us, we’re really one.”

12.) GOT7’s Yugyeom is coming to Manila this August 19 for YUGYEOM LIVE IN MANILA at the New Frontier Theater. He is the fourth GOT7 member to visit Manila—after Youngjae, BamBam, and Jackson Wang.

Tickets to Yugyeom’s fan meeting in Manila are available via TicketNet.

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