Jin (Kim Seok-jin)

Which is the most famous band in South Korea? BTS, it is. The Bangtan Boys ranks on the top of the list, with the genre of hip-hop and pop. Jin, who goes by different nicknames like Visual King, Third One from The Left, and Prince Jin is one of the best singers in the group. He planned to join his father’s company, but his appearance widely praised him, and talent agencies approached him. The first offer was from SM company, but he refused to join. Now let’s know more about him including his dating life, net worth, and facts through this wiki!

Born on 4th December 1992, Jin’s hometown is in Gwacheon, South Korea. His real name is Kim Seok-jin, and Hangul is 김석진. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius and is South Korea native. He is associated with Big Hit Entertainment for the band BTS. He debuted as one of the members on 13th June 2013 from ‘No More Dream’ track. The information regarding his parents, family, and siblings are confined.

Quick Wikis

Name Kim Seok-jin
Known as Jin
Hangul 김석진
Birthday 4th December 1992
Birthplace Gwacheon, South Korea
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Nationality South Korean
Ethnicity South Korean, Mongolian
Profession Singer, Model
Associated With Bangtan Boys (BTS)
Dating/Girlfriend No
Married/Wife Not Yet
Net Worth $8.3 million

Net Worth, Salary, and Income

Jin entered the singing field in the year 2013, from the track ‘No More Dream.’ Since then, he is working as main visual handler and vocalist for BTS band. It’s already been more than four years, and he has contributed to a good number of music videos and events.

BTS Jin lives luxurious lifestyle, has good income and net worth
Jin lives luxurious lifestyle, has good income and net worth

The estimated annual revenue of Jin is $1.2 million. As of 2018, his net worth is $8.3 million, which is $1.7 million higher than the previous year.

Parents, Siblings, and Family

The wiki source mentioned him to be the youngest child in his family. He has a sibling older brother, of whom information is not disclosed. Also, data and name of his parents is a mystery.

Although we have little information about his family, we know that his parents are very much supportive of his singing career. In one of his concert, he cried because his parents attended the show. So, he sang ‘Mom’ song in the year 2015, Parents Day.

Jin’s Nicknames

His stage name Jin best knows Kim Seok-jin. But, he has more than one nickname. The Wikipedia source mentioned ‘Third One from The Left’ because he always sits on the third while taking pictures. And because of his work in the band, he is known as Visual King.

BTS Jin has more than one nicknames
Jin has more than one nicknames

His lifestyle is known to the world, thus has another name ‘Sexy guy who cooks well.’ He goes by other names like Worldwide Handsome, Jinpaca, Prince Jin, Maknae, and more.

Dating or Girlfriend?

Well, good news for those who want to try their luck, as our K-pop star is single. As all the band members are pretty busy now, they hardly have time spending for a relationship.

BTS Jin and Lee Guk Joo
BTS Jin and Lee Guk Joo

But in an interview, he mentioned how his future girlfriend or wife should be like. When asked about his girlfriend, he said that his ideal girlfriend’s image is chubby. As Lee Guk Joo was close to Jin, the rumor of both seeing each other came out. But the buzz fade away after Guk Joo cleared herself.

Rumors with Lee Guk Joo and Twice Sana

On MBC’s Radio Star program, Gook Joo made a statement about her relationship with Jin:

‘I did date someone who was a trainee in the past. He was six years younger than me. My ex-boyfriend was very handsome idol trainee on a broadcast.’

‘There’s a person who I have been close to for over four years, and I even cheered him on at Music Core when he debuted. He is BTS’ Jin.’

The Soompi recorded her statement addressing dating rumors:

‘It’s definitely not Jin to be the one I dated before. He said his ideal girlfriend to be chubby. I am like a fat pig, but they describe me as chubby. Everything depends on how people perceive.’

The year 2017 was full of Jin’s dating rumors. Another hit topic was his alleged relation with Twice Sana. The news started rising when some photographic evidence came out.

BTS Jin and Twice Sana
BTS Jin and Twice Sana

In this picture, both were seen making the same expression on the stage. Like this, there were other pictures and videos of how their eyes met on stage, and how he copied the way she practiced for the event and so on. But all in all, the rumor came out to be just another rumor.

Unknown Facts

  1. He is the oldest member of the band, thus, is humble, kind, and caring.
  2. Jin loves eating food and always looks forward to it. If he gets hungry, his eyes start to blink. The other members take that symptom as a reminder of his hunger.
  3. Suga is his roommate in BTS. He wants Suga to be his servant on the day off.
  4. He loves cooking and cleaning; and the foods he likes include naengmyeon, pizza, lobster, chicken, and junk foods.
  5. As he is into anime series like Disney princesses, Super Mario, he tends to keep some name on himself. He likes the character of Doraemon.
  6. Jin wanted to be a detective, but because of his problem in watching horror movies, he left pursuing his dream.
  7. He wants his future wife to be good at cooking. He has already thought the name of his future children. The baby daughter will be named as Yu-Sun and son will be named as Yu-bi.

BTS Jin perfect body, shirtless

Body Measurements: Height, Color, Size

Jin is quite tall with the height of 5 ft 10 inches and weighs 63 kilos. His body type is slim. His blood group is O. The exact body measurement including his chest, waist, and inseam is not disclosed yet. His hair is brown, and eyes are grayish brown. His shoulder is broad measuring 23 inches.