The Okay-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 have been 13 contestants on the present, which started on March 9 this 12 months, with six finally 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 find out about every of those seven trainees to date!
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 received earlier than changing 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 indicate his horny aspect 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 through the ultimate episode. There isn’t loads recognized 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 certainly one of two members chosen to affix ABØ, so the variety of factors he earned is unknown. He skilled for a complete of two and a half years, and believes that his determine and “charismatic eyes” are his finest 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 also be a former SM Entertainment trainee, and has skilled 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 faculty 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 said 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 affix 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 positive to maintain a watch out for ABØ’s upcoming debut later this 12 months!