Kim Sung-kyu Biography

Published On Feb 09, 2018
Facts of Kim Sung-kyu
Date of Birth: 1989 , April-28
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 6 Feet
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Sungkyu made his first appearance in the South Korean boy band, Infinite, as the leader and main vocalist in the year 2010. In the same year, he played the guitar in Epik High’s video, together with numerous fellow members including Sungyeol L, Sungjong, and Woohyun.

Sungkyu made his first appearance in a television series, Welcome to Convenience Store, which was directed by Ji Kang-min. After a couple of years, he appeared in another Korean television series, The Genius: Rules of the Game.    

On October 10, 2012, Sungkyu began hosting a show, Weekly Idol, along with bandmate, Hoya. In the same year, he released his solo EP, Another Me, which became the most selling album with 62,958 copies sold. He also made his guest appearance on SBS Running Man episode, 179. 

Sungkyu is a Korean nationality holder of South Asian ethnicity. Currently, he is busy in developing his career and doesn't involve in any relationship. He has no any past affair and rumor related to his wife and children. 

Apart from his career, Sungkyu is a very helpful person to the needy people. He has been involved in numerous charitable works for last five years. Recently, he visited orphanage, Chungwoon Childcare Service Center and also joined a special birthday party for parentless children. 

Sungkyu is active on social networking sites like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. He has more than 813K followers on his Twitter and over 628k followers on his Instagram. 

Sungkyu is one of the popular celebrity from the South Korea, who earns a huge amount of money from his professional career. He has appeared in numerous video and television series, from which he must have collected a decent amount of salary. According to the report of some source, his current net worth is estimated to be more than $2 million. 

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born in South Korea

1989

Sungkyu was born in Jeonju, South Korea, to Korean parents. He was raised in his birthplace along with his siblings. Currently, he is 29-year-old and his birth sign is Taurus. 

Appeared in Infinite

2010

Sungkyu made his appearance in the South Korean boy band, Infinite, as the leader and main vocalist, which led him to much fame in public and media.

Graduated from Daekyung University

2013

Sung-kyu graduated from Daekyung University's Practical Music program along with  Sungyeol, Hoya, and Dongwoo, at the 'Proud Daekyung University Student Award' in hopes that the group would continue to grow and bring prestige to the school.

Won Melon Music Awards

2015

As a popular singer and musician, Sung-kyu won the Melon Music Awards, for his Best Rock Song, The Answer. The Melon Music Awards is a major music award show that comes annually in South Korea and organized by LOEN Entertainment through its online music store, Melon.

 

Total Net worth

2018

Sungkyu is one of the popular celebrity from the South Korea, who earns a huge amount of money from his professional career. As of 2018, his current net worth is estimated more than $2 million.