Kim Jaejoong

Position : vocal
Date of Birth : Jan 26, 1986
Place of Birth : Gongju, Chungcheongnam-do, Korea
Height : 180cm
Weight : 63kg
Blood type : type O
Education : Information and Communication, Kyung Hee Cyber University
Hobbies and Interests : music, piano, computer games

Kim Jaejoong was born as Han Jaejun in Gongju, Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea. He was born on January 26, 1986 as registered but his real birthday is February 4. He was adopted by the Kims and changed his name to Kim Jaejoong.  In 2001, he moved to Seoul by himself when he was 15 years old in order to grab a chance on an audition held by SM Entertainment. Luckily he passed and became the lead vocals of the South Korean boyband, TVXQ for 7years since 2003. By 2010, Jaejoong together with 2 bandmates, Park Yoochun and Kim Junsu formed a new three-member group initially known as JUNSU/JEJUNG/YUCHUN in Japan and is now known worldwide as JYJ.

SOLO SINGING PROJECTS

  • sang “Insa” for A Millionaire’s First Love‘s OST
  • collaborated with label-mates The Grace for the Japanese Version of “Just for One Day”
  • sang “Maze” for the Trick Project “Keyword/Maze”
  • wrote and composed “Wasurenaide (Don’t Forget)” which was included on Tohoshinki’s twenty-fifth single, “Bolero/Kiss The Baby Sky/Wasurenaide
  • composed “9095” and “9096” which was also in the album “The Secret Code”
  • released a self-composed single “Colors (Melody & Harmony)/Shelter” together with Yoochun
  • sang “Been So Long” to yoochun
  • sang “Love” for Heaven’s Postman‘s OST which he also starred as the male lead.
  • sang “Found You” and “For You It’s Separation, For Me, It’s Waiting” for Sungkyunkwan Scandal’s OST
  • sang “I’ll Protect You” for Protect the Boss’ OST which he also acted a supporting role
  • sang “Living Like A Dream” for his Dr. Jin’s OST
  • released his first solo mini album entitled “I/Mine” on January 17, 2013
  • held two days of special concerts on Jan. 26-27, 2013 at KINTEX Ilsan to clebrate his album launch and birthday
  • released his repackaged first solo mini album entitled “Y” on February 26, 201

JJ as a COMPOSER AND SONGWRITER

  • Co-composed “したまま、さよなら (Kiss Shita, Sayonara)” (with Yoochun) – Recorded in 3rd Japanese Studio Album “T” (THSK 2008)
  • Composer & Lyricist & Arranger of “사랑아 울지마 (Don’t Cry My Lover)” – Recorded in 4th Korean Studio Album “Mirotic” (DBSK 2008)
  • Wrote his Rap part of “Wrong Number” – Recorded in 4th Korean Studio Album “Mirotic” (DBSK 2008)
  • Composer & Lyricist of “Wasurenaide (Don’t Forget)” – Recorded in Triple-A Side Japanese Single “Bolero/Wasurenaide/Kiss the Baby Sky”, and 4th Japanese Studio Album “The Secret Code” (THSK 2009).
  • Composer & Arranger of “9095″ – Recorded in 4th Japanese Studio Album “The Secret Code” (THSK 2009)
  • Composer & Arranger of “9096″ – Recorded in 4th Japanese Studio Album “The Secret Code” (THSK 2009)
  • Composer of Colors “Melody & Harmony” (with Yoochun) – Recorded in Japanese single “Colors ~Melody & Harmony~ ” (Special Project with Yoochun) (THSK 2009)
  • Composer (with Junsu) & Arranger of “Shelter” – Recorded in Japanese single “Colors ~Melody & Harmony~ ” (Special Project with Yoochun) (THSK 2009)
  • Composed “Still in love” – Recorded in JYJ Worlwide Album “The Beginning” (JYJ 2010)
  • Composer & Lyricist & Arranger of “Nine” – Recorded in 1th Korean Album “JYJ Mussic Essay – Their Rooms” (JYJ 2010)
  • Composer & Lyricist & Arranger of “IDS (I deal Scenario)” – Recorded in 1th Korean Album “JYJ Mussic Essay – Their Rooms” (JYJ 2010)
  • Composer & Lyricist & Arranger of “Pierrot” – Recorded in 1th Korean Album “JYJ Mussic Essay – Their Rooms” (JYJ 2010)
  • Composer & Lyricist & Arranger of “In Heaven” – Performed in 2011 JYJ World Tour Concert in Asia (JYJ 2011)
  • Composer & Co-Lyricist (with Yoochun) & Arranger of “Get Out” – Performed in 2011 JYJ World Tour Concert in Asia (JYJ 2011)
  • Lyricist of “Boy’s Letter” – Performed in 2011 JYJ World Tour Concert in Asia (JYJ 2011)
  • Lyricist  of ”I’ll Protect You” – Recorded in “Protect The Boss OST” (2011)
  • Lyricist  of ”Living like a dream” – Recorded in “Dr. Jin OST” (2012)
  • Lyricist & Composer of “No Gain” – Recorded in Junsu’s 1st Solo Album “Xia Tarantallegra” (2012)
  • Lyricist  of ”Til The Sun Rises” – Recorded in Baek Seung Heon 1st Mini-Album (2012)
  • Lyricist  of ”One Kiss” – Recorded in Jaejoong’s Mini-album ”I/Y” (2013)
  • Lyricist  of ”MINE” – Recorded in Jaejoong’s Mini-album ”I/Y” (2013)
  • Lyricist & Composer of ”Healing for myself / My Only Comfort”  – Recorded in Jaejoong’s Mini-album ”I/Y” (2013)
  • Lyricist & Composer of ”All Alone”  – Recorded in Jaejoong’s Mini-album ”I/Y” (2013)
  • Co-Lyricist & Co-Composer of ”Kiss B” (with LeeU) – Recorded in Jaejoong’s Mini-album ”Y” (2013)
  • Co-Lyricist & Co-Composer of ”Only Love” (with Flowsik from AZIATIX) – Recorded in Jaejoong’s Mini-album ”Y” (2013)

JJ as SINGER

STUDIO ALBUM: 

 ”I” (Mini-Album, 2013)

  • 01 One Kiss (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Bada / Arranger – Sean)
  • 02 Mine (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Bada, Sean / Arranger – Kim Bada, Sean)
  • 03 내안 가득히 (There is only You) (Lyricist – Jeon Haeseong / Composer – Jeon Haeseong / Arranger – PJ, Kim JinHoon)
  • 04 나만의 위로 (Healing for myself / My Only Comfort) (Lyricist Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Jaejoong / Arranger – Kwon Binji)
  • 05 All Alone (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Jaejoong, Kim Sejin / Arranger – Kim Sejin)

“Y” (Repackage Mini-Album 2013)

  • 01 Kiss B  (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong, LeeU / Composer – Kim Jaejoong, LeeU / Arranger – Seo JeongJin)
  • 02 Only Love  (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong, Flowsik / Composer – Kim Jaejoong, Flowsik / Arranger – Fractal)
  • 03 내안 가득히 (There is only You) (Lyricist – Jeon Haeseong / Composer – Jeon Haeseong / Arranger – PJ, Kim JinHoon)
  • 04 All Alone (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Jaejoong, Kim Sejin / Arranger – Kim Sejin)
  • 05 One Kiss (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Bada / Arranger – Sean)
  • 06 나만의 위로 (Healing for myself / My Only Comfort) (Lyricist Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Jaejoong / Arranger – Kwon Binji)
  • 07 Mine (Lyricist – Kim Jaejoong / Composer – Kim Bada, Sean / Arranger– Kim Bada, Sean)
  • 08 One Kiss (Instrumental)
  • 09 All Alone (Intrumental)

OSTs:

  • “Insa” – Recorded in OST for “A Millionaire’s First Love” (2005)
  • “For you it’s separation, for me it’s waiting” – Recorded in SKKS OST Album (2010)
  • “I’ll Protect You” – Recorded in ”Protect the Boss” OST Album (2011)
  • “Living Like a Dream” – Recorded in ”Dr. Jin” OST Album (2012)
  • “My Only Comfort/Healing for Myself” – Recorded in “Code Name: Jackal” Movie (2012)
  • “Kiss B” – Recorded in “Code Name: Jackal” Movie (2012)
  • “Stay” – Recorded in “Code Name: Jackal” Movie (2012)

OTHER SONGS:

  • “Forgotten Season” – Recorded in “Mirotic” Album (2008)
  • “Maze” – Recorded in Japanese Single “Keyword/Maze” (2008)
  • “Still in Love” – Recorded in “JYJ The Beginning” Worlwide Album (2010)

COLLABORATIONS:

  • “Just for One Day” – With CSJH The Grace, Recorded in their debut Japanese album “Graceful 4” (2008)
  • “Colors ~Melody & Harmony~“ – Recorded in Japanese single “Colors ~Melody & Harmony~ ” (Special Project with Yoochun) (2009)
  • “Shelter”  – Recorded in Japanese single “Colors ~Melody & Harmony~ ” (Special Project with Yoochun) (2009)

CONCERT TOUR:

  •  “Your, My and Mine” Fanmeeting Mini-Concert  Asia Tour (2013): Korea, Thailand, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Nanjing

OTHER PERFORMANCES:

  • “Footsteps” – Performed at the 1th Asia Tour Concert “Rising Sun” (2006)
  • “Crying” – Performed at the 2nd Asia Tour Concert “O” (2007)
  • “Scars deeper than love” – With Lina (from CSJH The Grace), Performed in SM Town Live Concert (2008)
  • “It’s Only my world” – Performed at the 3rd Asia Tour Concert “Mirotic” (2008)
  • “For You” – Performed at “JYJ Thanksgiving Live Concert” (2010)
  • “MAZE” – Performed at “JYJ Thanksgiving Live Concert” (2010)
  • “For you it’s separation, for me is waiting” – Performed at the 1th JYJ Worldwide Tour (2010)
  • “Still in Love” – Performed at the 1th JYJ Worldwide Tour (2010)

MV:

  • Kim Jaejoong’s ”MINE” MV (2013)

JJ as an ACTOR

ACTING CAREER:

  • Korean Movie “Taegeukgi” – Played an extra role (2004)
  • Banjun Drama: “The King’s Men”, “Tokyo Holiday”, “Finding Lost Love”, “Uninvited Guest”, “Dangerous Love”, “Unforgettable Love” (2006)
  • “Vacation” (2006)
  • “Dating on Earth” (2007)
  • Telecinema 7 ”Heaven’s Postman” – Shin Jae-joon (2009)
  • FUJITV Japanese Drama “素直になれなくて(Sunao ni narenakute / Hard to Say I Love You)”  – “Doctor” (2010)
  • SBS Korean Drama “Protect The Boss” –  Cha Muwon (2011)
  • MBC Korean Drama “Time Slip Dr. Jin” – Kim Kyeong-tak (2012)
  • Korean Movie “The Jackal is Coming” (Code Name: JACKAL) –  Choi Hyun (2012)

MV / PV:

  • Featured in Taegoon single “Call me” MV (2008)
  • Featured in Ayumi Hamasaki’s single “Blossom” PV (2010)
  • Featured in Baek Seung Heon’s ”Til The Sun Rises” MV Teaser (2012)

FANMEETING:

  • Jaejoong’s Fanmeeting in Shanghai (2011)
  • Jaejoong’s Fanmeeting in Taiwan (2012)
  • Jaejoong’s 1st Asia Fanmeeting Tour (2012): Nanjing, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam

CULTURAL AMBASSADOR

  • Jaejoong’s Fanmeeting in Taiwan (2012). He also attended a state dinner with the president of Korea and Turkey as a delegate after recieving an invitation to hold the fanmeeting and be a guest at the banquet in Turkey’s Presidential Palace.Kim Jaejoong’s visit to Turkey further demonstrated his international popularity and effectiveness as cultural ambassador when a spokesperson for Turkey’s Korean Cultural Center said, “There is a greater symbolic meaning to [the invitation] since Kim Jaejoong is a Hallyu Star representative who is popular among young Turks.”

JJ as MODEL

PHOTOBOOK:

  • JeJung INTERMODULATION Photobook (2010)

MAGAZINES:

  • Featured in Movie Still for Elle Korea – Killer J (February, 2011)
  • Featured in Marie Claire Maison Korea  (October, 2011)
  • Featured in Elle Korea – My Journey Week (India) (2012)

DIRECTOR

  • Director of 2011 JYJ World Tour Concert in Asia (Bangkok, Taipei, Beijing, Busan, Gwangju)
  • Director of Sohn Yeonjae’s Gala Show in  ”LG Rhythmic All Stars” (2011)

CEO

  • Bum’s Story (CEO with Yoochun)
  • Coffee Cojjee (CEO)

DESIGNER

  • Coffee Cojjee’s Logo
  • MOLDIR’s bags

JJ as an ENDORSER

  • Lotte Duty Free
  • Nature Republic
  • NII
  • LG
  • Penzal Q
  • Nintendo’s Mario Kart 7
  • Chris Christy
  • Vandalist
  • Noir Larmes
  • October 2012/3: Tony Moly – skincare brand, Asia spokenmodels (excludes Japan) with television commercials and print ads

AWARDS and ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

DRAMA AWARDS

  • 14th Nikkan Sports Drama Grand Prix — Best Supporting Actor for Spring Season for the drama Sunao ni Narenakute(2010)
  • Oricon Spring Drama Award — Spring Drama Most Interesting Actor for the drama Sunao ni Narenakute(2010)
  • SBS Drama Awards — New Star Award for the drama Protect the Boss (2011)
  • MBC Drama Awards — Best New Male Actor for the drama Dr. Jin (2012)

OTHER AWARDS

  • 2nd Annul SM Best Competition — Best Appearance (2001)
  • 27th Best Jeanist Award — Best Male Jeanist — 3rd Place (2010)
  • 2nd Philippine Kpop Convention — Hottest Male Artist (2010)
  • 28th Best Jeanist Award — Best Male Jeanist — 2nd Place (2011)
  • Shorty Awards — Best Celebrity on Twitter (2011)
  • 3rd Philippine Kpop Convetion — Hottest Male Artist (2011)
  • 29th Best Jeanist Award — Best Male Jeanist — 2nd Place (2012)
  • 4th Philippine Kpop Convention — Hottest Male Artist (2012)

credits : jyj3.net

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