While Taeyang was six years old, he was admitted to music school. He was interested in learning guitar during his childhood. At the age of 11, he learned guitar and performed in a cultural program of his school, which was appreciated well by his teachers and friends.
Later Taeyong became a member of S.M. Rookies, a group of trainees under S.M. Entertainment. After that, he was trained well and became popular as a guitarist and singer. He also collaborated with k-pop girl group Red Velvet for their single “Be Natural."
After some year, S.M. Entertainment’s founder Lee Soo-man found NCT boys band with the hope of having numerous members that would be separated into sub-units and be active around the world. Taeyong was the first member of sub-unit, NCT U, along with Taeil, Doyoung, Ten, Jaehyun and Mark. Yuta Nakamoto, another popular k-pop singer, was part of the second unit of NCT U. Taeyong debuted his first single, which he helped to compose, “The 7th Sense."
Taeyong is a Korean by nationality and belongs to East Asian ethnicity. Currently, he is possibly single and has not dated any girlfriend. He seems busy focusing on his career despite having an affair. He also wants to keep his profile away from media. He is yet to get married.
Taeyong is also active on social networking sites including Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. He has more than 87.5K followers on his Instagram account as well as 51.3K followers on his Twitter account.
Taeyong is a popular singer and guitarist, who earns a tremendous amount of money from his professional career. He has also worked for NCT boys band from which he makes a decent amount of salary. According to some source, his current net worth is estimated to be $2 million. By looking his current career, we can assume that he may earn a big amount in upcoming days.