The K-Pop survival present The Origin – A, B, Or What?, which was placed on by IST Entertainment, simply completed on May 7 with the highest seven contestants introduced to be a part of the upcoming boy group ABØ.
There had been 13 contestants on the present, which started on March 9 this 12 months, with six ultimately eradicated to go away the remaining new members of ABØ. The group’s title stands for “At the Beginning of Originality”, they usually’re set to make their debut within the second half of 2022!
The ultimate seven contestants ranked, so as from first to seventh, are Jeong Seunghwan, Oh Junseok, Seok Rakwon, Ryu Junmin, Bae Hyunjun, Yang Donghwa, and Kim Yeonkyu.
Here is what we learn about every of those seven trainees to this point!
Junseok is the oldest member, born on March 3, 2003 (making him 19 and a Pisces). He ranked in second place on the present with 1,710 factors. He was the primary contestant on The Origin – A, B, Or What? that joined IST Entertainment as a trainee, and was additionally chosen as the very best dancer amongst them for 3 years! His function mannequin is Jay Park, and he’s additionally a proficient Taekwondo artist with a number of medals gained earlier than turning into a trainee.
Junmin is the second-oldest member of the group, born on April 5, 2003 (making him 19 and an Aries). He positioned fourth on the present with a complete of 1,380 factors. He’s a former SM Entertainment trainee, and is the oldest of 4 siblings with a youthful brother and two youthful sisters. A dream of his is to be referred to as The Nation’s First Love, as a result of he wish to be remembered as everybody’s past love, however he additionally desires to point out his horny facet to followers as effectively.
Hyunjun is the third-oldest member of ABØ, born on June 6, 2003 (making him 18 and a Gemini). He ranked fifth on the present with a complete of 1,270 factors throughout the ultimate episode. There isn’t lots identified about him but, however he has a youthful sister, he can play the harmonica, and he makes use of the phrase “cloud” to explain himself.
Donghwa is the fourth-oldest member of the group, born on August 19, 2003 (making him 18 and a Leo). He was one among two members chosen to hitch ABØ, so the variety of factors he earned is unknown. He educated for a complete of two and a half years, and believes that his determine and “charismatic eyes” are his greatest options! He additionally has an older brother.
Rakwon is the fifth-oldest member of the group, born on November 14, 2003 (making him 18 and a Scorpio). He positioned in third for the ultimate episode of the present with 1,520 whole factors. He can be a former SM Entertainment trainee, and has educated for a complete of two years and 9 months. Along with this, he was additionally a mannequin when he was youthful, and was scouted by Kakao M throughout his center college commencement. Outside of music, he’s additionally artistically inclined in drawing caricatures.
Seunghwan is the second-youngest member of ABØ, born on January 27, 2004 (making him 18 and an Aquarius). He ranked first on The Origin – A, B, Or What? with a complete of 1,760 factors. He’s from Busan and has two older sisters, and a enjoyable “fact” he has acknowledged is that he can allegedly maintain a staring contest for 10 minutes.
Finally, Yeonkyu is the maknae of the group, born on May 3, 2004 (making him 18 and a Taurus). He was the second contestant chosen to hitch ABØ, and so his whole factors are unknown. He’s a former YG Entertainment trainee, and even competed in Treasure Box, the place he was eradicated within the ninth episode. He’s additionally a former member of Daejeon Dance & Vocal Academy, and his function fashions are BIGBANG‘s members, particularly Taeyang.
Make certain to maintain a watch out for ABØ’s upcoming debut later this 12 months!