Jeon Jeong-Guk: Bio, Wiki, Career, Age, Height, Family, Girlfriend, Net Worth, Controversies, Facts, and More 

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Jeon Jeong-Guk

The talented and beloved Korean singer, famous for his captivating vocals and heartfelt music, is Jeon Jeong-Guk, known as GK, Jeon and Jungkook. GK is a singer, dancer and rapper. He belongs to the world-famous boy band BTS. He wins the heart of millions of people around the world with his magical voice, like Sub Urban. Jungkook worked really hard and faced many challenges, but because he never gave up and kept trying, he achieved success in the music industry at a young age.

Jeon Jeong-Guk introduction

Let’s look into the details about his life, success story, social media accounts, net worth, interesting facts, and much more.


He was born on 1st September 1997, in the city of South Korea, Busan. He belongs to a Christian family and holds Korean nationality. His family consists of parents and one elder brother. At a young age, he has keen interest in music and Proformance. In 2011, he auditioned for Big Hit Entertainment and was selected. 

Jeon Jeong-Guk biography


He does not disclose information about his family because BTS members maintain the level of privacy about their personal life. However, his father job in SK telecom and his mother’s name is a realtor by profession. He has an elder brother named Jeon Jung-Hyun.

Father N/A
Mother N/A
Brother Jeon Jung-Hyun
Jeon Jeong-Guk family


Jungkook finished his schooling in Busan and then transferred to Singu Middle School in Seoul and became a trainee. After completing his education at Seoul’s School of Performing Arts, he is now enrolled at Global Cyber University.


He has never been in a relationship with anyone because of the strict restrictions of his band BTS, Like blackpink rapper, Lalisa and Kim Ji-Soo. There have been rumors in the past linking him to K-pop stars such as Jeong Ye in from the group ‘Lovelyz‘, Jung Chae Yeon from ‘DIA,’ and a 2015 rumor about his dating CUBE trainee Ko So-Hyun.

Jeon Jeong-Guk relationship

Social media accounts 

He is a well-known Korean singer, renowned for his membership in the popular boys’ band BTS. Due to his extraordinary magical voice, he has a huge following like Most Followed European TikTok Star Khaby Lame. Let’s see his social media accounts listed with his fan following:

Instagram 8.9M Followers
Facebook 1.2M Followers
Twitter 148.1K
YouTube 1.8 Subscribers
Jeon Jeong-Guk social media accounts


His impressive height is 5 feet and 10 inches. His towering presence adds to his charisma and stage presence, capturing the attention of those around him. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Real NameJeon Jeong-Guk
Nickname  Jeon
Date of Birth September 1, 1997
Birthplace Busan, South Korea
Currently Residence Busan, South Korea
Gender Male 
Age 25 years old
Zodiac Sign Virgo 
Nationality Korean 
Religion Christain 
School School of Performing Arts Seoul Shingu Middle School
Collage Global Cyber University
Occupation Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Net Worth USD 22-20 million
Famous ForBTS
Marital StatusSingle
Relationship N/A
Body Measurements 38-30-13
Body TypeAverage
Height 5’10’’
Weight 69 kg 
Waist 30 inches
Hair colorDark Brown
Eye color Hazel
Shoe Size7 (US)
Hobby Drawing
Jeon Jeong-Guk, wiki

Zodiac sign

His zodiac sign is Virgo. Virgo people are known for their practicality, prudence, and loyalty. Sweetaj Brar, Lee Jong, Lovely Ghosh and Dana Hamm are also Virgo celebrities.

Jeon Jeong-Guk zodiac sign


He was signed by Big Hit Entertainment. When he was 14, he learned how to dance from a place called Movement Lifestyle. In 2013, he joined a group called BTS and they released their first song ‘No More Dream’ on the album ‘2 Cool 4 Skool‘. After that, Jungkook and his bandmates released many popular albums and songs.

Jungkook has also embarked on solo projects, collaborating with various Korean singers and even political leaders for a special song titled ‘One Dream One Korea‘. He was also in a music video by Jo Kwon called ‘I’m Da One’ in 2012.

Jeon Jeong-Guk career

Jungkook appeared on a few TV shows as well. In 2014, he was on three episodes of ‘BTS China Job‘. Two years later, he did some more TV projects like ‘Flower Boy Bromance‘, ‘Special MC in Music Core‘, and ‘National Idol Singing Contest’. In 2016, he joined a reality show called ‘Flower Crew’ with people like Jo Se-ho, Yoo Byung-jae, and Ki Min-Seok.

Net Worth

According to the reports and resources, estimations show that he has a net worth of around USD 22-20 million. His net worth resembles that of another member of BTS Kim Tae-Hyung.

Jeon Jeong-Guk net worth

Source of Income 

His main sources of income are his career with Music, concerts and tours, Endorsements and Brand Collaborations and personal Investments, Real estate, Stocks. 

Jeon Jeong-Guk source of income


Perfect Christmas2013
Still with You2020
Stay Alive2022
My You2022
Left and Right2022
My Time2020
Like a Star2013
One Dream One Korea2015
I know2016
I’m in love2016
Jeon Jeong-Guk discography


Music Bank2016
Show Music Core2016
Flower Crew2016
Celebrity Bromance2016
Show Champion2017
Jeon Jeong-Guk filmography

Music video

Perfect Christmas2013
Stay Alive2022
Left And Right2022
Jeon Jeong-Guk music video


Favorite ColorBlack
Favorite FoodPork Soup Rice
Favorite PlaceJeju Island
Favorite ActorN/A
Favorite Actress Lee Ji-Eun (IU)
Jeon Jeong-Guk favorite


  • Japan Gold Disc Awards
  • MTV Millennial Awards
  • People’s Choice Awards
Jeon Jeong-Guk awards

Interesting facts

  • He stands at the 3rd position among the most beloved personality around the world.
  • In 2018, Jungkook set a new record with over 3.7 million viewers on V live, making it the most-watched solo live broadcast in V Live history.
  • Jungkook’s closest friends within BTS are Kim Tae-Hyung, Park Jimin, RM, J-Hope, Jin, and Min Yoongi.
  • Cooking is one of his hobbies, and his favorite dish is pork soup rice.
  • G-Dragon is one of his inspirations.

Who is Jeon Jeong-guk?

He is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and member of the internationally acclaimed boy band BTS. He is also known as Jungkook.

When was Jeon Jeong-guk born?

He was born on September 1, 1997.

What is Jeon Jeong-guk's role in BTS?

He is the main vocalist, lead dancer, and youngest member of BTS.

How did Jeon Jeong-guk become famous?

He gained fame as a member of BTS, which debuted in 2013. Through their music, performances, and global popularity, BTS became one of the most influential K-pop groups worldwide, contributing to his rise to fame.

What are some notable achievements of Jeon Jeong-guk?

He and BTS have achieved numerous accolades, including topping music charts, winning awards, and breaking records. They have also gained a massive fan following, known as the BTS ARMY.

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