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V Love Yourself Her L Version
Background Information
Birth name Kim Tae-hyung (김태형)
Birth date December 30, 1995 (age 21)
Birth place Daegu, South Korea
Occupation Singer
Years active 2013–present
Height 178 cm (1.78 m)
Weight 62 kg
Blood type AB
Agency Big Hit Entertainment
Associated acts BTS
Kim Tae-hyung (김태형) known by his stage name V (뷔) is a South Korean singer. He is a vocalist and member of BTS. V is also an entertainer.


Taehyung attended Daegu First High School and graduated in 2014. As of April 2016, he has not continued his education at a university. At first, V's parents did not allow him to audition. He eventually received their permission to audition after asking them again. He was signed by Big Hit Entertainment and joined BTS as the 6th member after Jungkook. V's addition to the group was kept a secret until their debut. Everyone was surprised by V's teaser pictures, since BTS didn't announce V joining. He debuted at the age of 17. Taehyung is the oldest boy in his family. He has one younger sister named Kim Eon Jin and a younger brother Kim Jeong Gyu.


See also: BTS Discography


Unofficial songs

See also: BTS Unofficial songs


Television series

  • 2016: "Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth" as Seok Han-sung (Supporting Role)


  • 2014: Show! Music Core (Episode 34) (Special host)
  • 2015: Best of Best (Episode 4) (Special host)
  • 2015: Show! Music Core (May 9 Episode) (Special host)
  • 2015: Star King (Episode 413) (with RM)
  • 2015: Hello Counselor (Episode 223) (with RM)
  • 2015: My Pet Clinic (Episode 6) (with Jimin and J-Hope)
  • 2016: Star King (Episode 433) (with J-Hope)
  • 2016: Music Bank (Episode 814) (Special host)
  • 2016: Celebrity Bromance (Season 1, episodes 1-4)
  • 2016: Inkigayo (Episode 869) (Special host with J-Hope)


BTS Discography


  • His nicknames are: TaeTae, Blank Tae
  • His zodiac sign is Capricorn
  • His favourite number is 10
  • He loves bright weather
  • V's favourite season is Fall
  • Taehyung's favourite colours are black, white and green.
  • His favourite foods are: any type of meat and Japchae.
  • Before he received his stage name, he had the choice of picking either Six, Lex, or V, and he chose V, because it stands for victory
  • He used to play the saxophone, since his dad said that a singer should play at least one instrument
  • V's favourite subject in school is Music
  • He speaks Korean, English and Japanese
  • He and Jimin used to be classmates in high school
  • V's role model is his dad who takes care of V and his siblings and listens to everything they say.
  • If he wasn't a performer he would be a saxophonist or a farmer.
  • He has a pet dog named SoonShim.
  • He posts pictures on Twitter under the name Vante, a photographer who inspired him, but these days he uses his full name.


To view the V gallery, click here.

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