Park Ji-min aka Jimin popularly known as the member of popular South Korean boy band Bangtan Boys (BTS). Besides, he is also a singer, songwriter, and dancer. On 13 June 2013, he debuted as a member of BTS along with other six members: Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, V, and Jungkook. The group was formed under the record label Big Hit Entertainment and released their first debut single album 2 Cool 4 Skool.
Further, he passed auditions in 2012 then was transferred to Korean Arts High School and met his fellow band member Kim Tae-Hyung. Moreover, he has also sung two solo tracks under BTS: Lie from the album ‘Wings’ and Serendipity from ‘Love Yourself: Her’. He collaborated with Jungkook to reprise the Justine Bieber’s Mistletoe in Korean lyrics for ‘Christmas Day’. Stay tuned to know more about his personal life, dating, net worth, and body measurements.
Caption: The South Korean K-pop boy band, Bangtan Boys (BTS).
Jimin: Bio, Family, Education
The BTS member was born on 13 October 1995 as Park Ji-min in Geumjeong District, Busan, South Korea. He had spent his childhood days with his parents and younger brother whose identity is not available in the media.
For his education, he attended Busan’s Hodong Elementary School and Yonsan Middle School. It seems that he had already built interest music and dancing from a young age. So, he enrolled himself to Just Dance Academy during his middle school where he learned popping and locking dance.
Later, he joined Busan High School of Arts where he was the top student in the modern dance department. In the suggestions of his teacher, he went for auditions which led him to Big Hit Entertainment and passed in 2012 at the age of seventeen. Then he attended Korean Arts High School and graduated in 2014. It is reported that he is currently pursuing an MBA from the Hanyang Cyber University.
Caption: Jimin, member of the K-pop band “BTS”.
Jimin: Career & Life Achievements
As stated earlier, he started his career as one of the vocalist and dancer of the K-pop boy band ‘Bangtan Boys’, releasing debut single ‘No More Dream’. With the band, he has recorded the discography: ‘Dark & Wild(2014)’, ‘Wings(2016)’, ‘Love Yourself: Tear(2018)’, ‘Map of the Soul: 7(2020)’, and also a Japanese language studio albums.
Under the BTS’ albums, he has sung solo songs too. They are ‘Lie’ release in 2016 album ‘Wings and ‘Serendipity’ from 2017 ‘Love Herself: Her’. Theses songs surpassed over fifty million streams on Spotify making him only the Korean act to have solo songs over 50 million.
He has also collaborated with Junkook in releasing another cover of Charlie Puth and Selena Gomez‘s song ‘We Don’t Talk Anymore’. In 2018, he along with his members was awarded the fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit by the President of South Korea. He also released his first solo song ‘Promise’ on 13 December 2018. The song was written by Jimin and fellow band member RM and cover artwork by another member V.
Jimin: Personal Life & Girlfriend
You must be wondering whether the K-pop singer is single or in a relationship. Well, there is no exact information on his private life or past relationship. However, most of the trainees who enter the industry first have to sign a contract where one clause is for not to date until a limited period. Moreover, he may not have a girlfriend but his ideal type of girl may include small and shorter in height than his. He once revealed that he wants to get married at the age of around 35.
Jimin likes meat (pork, beef, duck, chicken), fruits, and mostly stew kimchi jjigae. So most of the time, he is in charge of the kitchen in the dorm. He does not like spinach as he revealed in Run BTS episode 65. Additionally, there are things that he loves to steal from his band members. They are height from Rm, talent & gaze of V, J-Hope’s cleanliness, and Suga’s diverse knowledge. From 2016 to 2018, he had supported graduates of Busan Hodong Elementary School by covering uniform expenses.
According to sources, he supposed to enroll in military service as fo now. But he along with BTS members has been accused of enrolling in the university only for delaying military service. Further, he and V just started MBA programs in advertising and media management. Whereas Jin, RM, and Suga already started taking the course. Other than this, there is no information about his involvement in any kind of controversies or rumors.
Jimin: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about his earning, being a successful boy band all over the world, the band is surely making a huge amount from their career and performances. Further, the band has able to gain fame as well as wealth from their performances, singing, and not forgetting their charms and looks too. However, there is no information on their exact six number figures. According to sources, Jimin has a net worth estimated at around $8 million which can be increased in the coming days.
He is highly active over different social media platforms with personal but unverified accounts. On Instagram, he goes by the unverified handle @btsjimin with 6.5 million followers. On Twitter, he does not possess a personal account rather BTS has an official account @bts_bighit with 21.8 million followers. He has an official Facebook fan page @JIMIN.BTS.OfficialFanpage with more than 1.8 million followers.
Jimin: Body Measurements
The handsome singer has a slim and flexible body that stands to a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 meters and weighs around 65 kg. But no information available on his body measurements of chest, waist, and biceps. He has a natural dark brown hair color which he dyes according to new trends which perfectly suits him with brown eyes color wearing different trendy lenses.