• I. Introduction:

    “Hello... Real V! V-I-X-X! We are VIXX!” —VIXX

    VIXX (빅스) is a five-member boy group signed under Jellyfish Entertainment. They debuted on May 24, 2012 with the single "Super Hero".

    All members participated in Mnet's survival reality show MyDOL and were chosen via an elimination system through viewer votes.

    Their name is an acronym for 'Voice, Visual, Value in Excelsis'.

    On August 7, 2020, Hongbin's departure from the group was announced.

    II. Members:

    Stage Name: N (엔)
    Birth Name: Cha Hak Yeon (차학연)
    Position: Leader, Main Dancer,
    Lead Vocalist, Center
    Birthday: June 30, 1990
    Zodiac Sign: Cancer
    Height: 180 cm (5’11”)
    Twitter: @CHA_NNNNN
    Instagram: @achahakyeon
    Youtube: achahakyeon

    2020: Departure from Jellyfish Entertainment
    On November 3, 2020, Jellyfish
    Entertainment announced that N decided
    to not renew his countract with them,
    but will continue to promote with VIXX.
    On November 4, 51k confirmed that the
    agency signed an exclusive contract with N.

    Military service
    On March 4, 2019, N enlisted at
    the Nonsan Army Training Center.
    He was assigned to a unit to
    serve in the military band
    He was discharged on October 7, 2020.

    Digital singles
    "As the Night Get Deeper (밤이 깊을 수록)" (2016)
    "Cactus (선인장)" (2018)
    "TDTD (투닥투닥)" (2019)


    "W OST Part.9" ("Melody Day (니가 없는 난)"
    with Yeoeun of Melody Day) (2016)
    "Children of Nobody OST Part.4"
    ("The Family Head (가장자리)") (2018)

    The Heirs (SBS, 2013) - cameo
    Hotel King (MBC, 2014)
    The Family is Coming (SBS, 2015)
    Cheer Up! (KBS, 2015)
    Tomorrow Boy (Naver TV Cast, 2016)
    What's Up With These Kids? (Naver TV Cast, 2016)
    Tunnel (OCN, 2017)
    Ms. Perfect (KBS2, 2017)
    Familiar Wife (tvN, 2018)
    Children of Nobody (MBC, 2018)
    Mine (tvN, 2021)

    TV movies

    The Fair (tvN, 2021)

    Reality shows

    The Romantic and Idol Season 2 (tvN, 2012)
    4 Things Show (MNet, 2014)
    100 People, 100 Songs (JTBC, 2015) - contestant
    Law of the Jungle in Nicaragua (SBS, 2015) (episodes 181-184)
    King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2017) (episode 101)
    Lipstick Prince Season 2 (OnStyle, 2017)

    Variety shows

    Hitmaker: Season 1 (MBC Every 1, 2014)
    First Day of Work (tvN, 2014)
    Hitmaker: Season 2 (MBC Every 1, 2015)
    Bachelor Party (MBC Every 1, 2015)
    Welcome Back to School (JTBC, 2015) (episodes 53-56)
    Celebrity Bromance (MBig TV, 2016) (episode 31-34)
    Battle Trip (KBS2, 2018) (episodes 91-93)

    Music shows
    Show! Music Core (MBC, 2015) - MC
    Weekly Idol (MBC Every 1, 2015-2016) - MC

    Radio shows

    VIXX N K-POP (SBS Power FM, 2015)

    Musical theatre

    Gwanghwamun Love Song (2012)
    In The Heights (Benny) (2017)
    Interview (2017-2018)

    N is credited for 6 works on KOMCA
    under the name CHA HAK YEON(10012530)

    Stage Name: Leo (레오)
    Birth Name: Jung Taek Woon (정택운)
    Position: Main Vocalist
    Birthday: November 10, 1990
    Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
    Height: 181 cm (5’11″)
    Sub-Unit: VIXX LR
    Twitter: @JUNGTW_LEO ‬
    Instagram: @Leo_jungtw

    He made his solo debut on
    July 31, 2018 with his first mini album Canvas.

    Leo enlisted for his mandatory military
    service on December 2, 2019 as a
    public service worker to help
    himself out with his
    panic disorder and depression.

    Mini albums
    Canvas (2018)
    Muse (2019)

    Digital singles

    "You Are There, But Not There" (2018)
    "The Flower" (2019)
    "All of Me" (2019)
    "December, The Night of Dreams" (2019)

    "Y.BIRD from Jellyfish with Lyn X Leo" (with Lyn) (2014)
    "That's It" (with Park So Hyun) (2016)
    "2018 National Football Team Cheering Album 'We, the Reds'" (with Various Artists) (2018)
    Space Project (2019)


    "Musical Elisabeth 2018" ("마지막 춤") (2019)

    Reality shows
    King of Masker Singer (MBC, 2016) (episodes 49-50)
    Singing Battle (KBS2, 2017) (episodes 16-17)

    Musical theatre

    Full House (Lee Young-jae) (2014)
    Mata Hari (Armand) (2016-2017)
    Monte Cristo (Albert) (2016-2017)
    The Last Kiss (Prince Rudolf) (2017-2018)
    Elisabeth (Der Tod) (2018-2019)
    Marie Antoniette (Count Axel Von Fersen) (2019)


    Leo 1st Solo Concert - Canvas (2018)

    Leo is credited for 30 works on KOMCA
    under the name LEO(10009369)

    Stage Name: Ken (켄)
    Birth Name: Lee Jae Hwan (이재환)
    Position: Main Vocalist
    Birthday: April 6, 1992
    Zodiac Sign: Aries
    Height: 181 cm (5’11”)
    Twitter: @jaehwany0406
    Instagram: @keken_0406

    On June 27, 2020, Ken announced his
    enlistment in a letter to VIXX's
    fan cafe and revealed that
    he passed the exam to be a
    part of the military band.
    He then enlisted on July 6.

    Mini albums
    Greeting (2020)

    Digital singles

    "Counting One by One" (2020)


    "Ponytail" (with J'Kyun)
    "Gap" (with Hani) (2015)
    "Monthly Project 2016 May Yoon Jong Shin"
    (with Yoon Jong Shin) (2016)
    "Kim Hyung Suk with Friends Pop &
    Pop Collaboration #1 Ken (VIXX) X Bicha"(with Bicha) (2018)
    "To Us Who Have To Endure" (with Monday Kiz) (2020)


    Ravi - "Rose" (2017)
    Yoon Seok - "On My Way" (2019)


    "The Heirs OST Part.3" ("In The Name of Love"
    with Changmin, Park Jang Hyun) (2013)
    "You Are My Destiny OST Part.5" ("My Girl") (2014)
    "Moorim School OST Part.4" ("When I See You") (2016)
    "The Legend of the Blue Sea OST Part.7" ("Fool") (2016)
    "Tofu Personified OST Part.2"
    ("What Do You Want") (2018)
    "My Strange Hero OST Part.1" ("I'll Meet You") (2018)

    Competition shows
    MyDol (Mnet, 2012) - contestant


    Boarding House No. 24 (MBC Every 1, 2014)
    Entertrainer (SBS, 2016) - cameo
    Tofu Personified (2018)

    Reality shows

    100 People, 100 Songs (JTBC, 2015)
    King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2015 & 2019) -
    contestant (episodes 11-12 & 187-188)
    Duet Song Festival (MBC, 2016) -
    contestant with Choi Sang Yeop (episodes 3-7 & 16-17)

    Musical theatre
    Chess (Anatoly Sergievsky) (2015)
    Cinderella (Prince Christopher) (2015-2016)
    Boys Over Flowers - The Musical (Tsukasa Domyouji) (2017)
    Hamlet (Hamlet) (2017) Titanic (Federick Barrett) (2017)
    Iron Mask (Louis & Philip) (2018)
    Jack The Ripper (Daniel) (2019)
    Mefisto (Mefisto) (2019)
    Dracula (Dracula) (2019)
    Sherlock Holmes The Musical:
    The Lost Children (Clive Owen) (2020)

    2018 12th Daegu International Musical Festival
    Rookie of The Year - Male Hamlet Won

    Ken is credited for 4 works on KOMCA
    under the name LEE JAE HWAN(10018005)

    Stage Name: Ravi (라비)
    Birth Name: Kim Won Shik (김원식)
    Position: Main Rapper, Lead Dancer, Vocalist
    Birthday: February 15, 1993
    Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
    Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
    Sub-Unit: VIXX LR
    Twitter: @RAVI_GTCK
    Instagram: @ravithecrackkidz

    He made his solo debut on January 9, 2017
    with his first mini album R.eal1ze.

    2012: Debut with VIXX
    He debuted as a member of VIXX
    on May 24, 2012 with the group's
    first single album "Super Hero".

    2017: Solo debut
    Ravi made his solo debut on
    January 9, 2017 with his first mini album R.eal1ze.

    2019: Departure from Jellyfish Entertainment,
    launch of GROOVL1N On May 23, 2019,
    Jellyfish Entertainment announced Ravi's
    departure from the label after
    deciding not to renew his contract.
    It was also clarified that he will
    continue to promote as a member of VIXX.

    On June 26, Ravi announced the start of his own
    hip-hop label called GROOVL1N.

    Studio albums
    El Dorado (2020)

    Mini albums

    R.eal1ze (2017)
    R.ook Book (2019)
    Limitless (2019)
    Roses (2021)


    R.ebirth (2016)
    R.ebirth 2016 (remake) (2018)
    Nirvana (2018)
    K1tchen (2018)
    Nirvana II (2019)


    Paradise (2020)

    Single albums
    "Bum" (2021)

    Digital singles
    "DamnRa" (2016)
    "Home Alone" (2017)
    "Adorable" (2018)
    "Live" (2019)
    "Vacay" (2019)
    "Leopard" (2019)
    "Q&A" (2019)
    "Brag" (2019)
    "Drug" (2019)
    "Rain Drop" (2020)
    "Leaf" (2020)


    "The Love of Spring" (with Eunha of GFRIEND) (2019)
    "Bandi & Luni's" (Prod. PUFF) (with Cold Bay and Xydo) (2019)
    "Asura (阿修羅)" (Prod. QUIZQUIZ)
    (with Chillin Homie, Xydo and Cold Bay) (2019)
    "What About You" (with Ailee) (2020)
    "Woman On The Beach (from Cool Summer Project)"
    (with Yeri and Woong) (2020)
    "Me Me We" (with Ailee, Newkidd) (2020)
    "Sorrow (from Cool Summer Project)" (Yeri and Kim Woo Seok) (2020)
    "Summer Memories (from Cool Summer Project)"
    (Kim Namjoo and Kang Seung Sik) (2020)


    Chad Future - "Rock the World" (2014)
    Rain - "Diamond Love" (2015)
    Melody Day - "When It Rains" (2015)
    Kiggen - "I'm Serious" (with Eluphant & ESBEE) (2016)
    Kim Wan-sun - "Use Me" (2016)
    Microdot - "Wave" (with Lil Boi) (2016)
    Microdot - "Blah Blah" (2017)

    Other releases
    "Fashionable" (Prod. GXXD)
    (with Cold Bay and Xydo) (2019)

    Ravi's 1st Live Party [R.EBIRTH] (2016)
    RAVI 1st REAL-LIVE [R.EAL1ZE] (2017)
    Rapbeat Show 2017 in Australia (2017)
    RAVI 1st SOLO EUROPE TOUR (2018)
    RAVI 3rd REAL-LIVE R.OOK BOOK (2019)

    Reality shows
    Show Me the Money (Mnet, 2015) - contestant
    Gugudan Project - Extreme School Trip
    (MBC Music, 2016) - narrator
    Real Man 300 (MBC, 2018)
    King of Mask Singer (MBC, 2018) (episode 175)
    2 Days & 1 Night (KBS, 2019) Good Girl
    (Mnet, 2020) - guest (episode 4)

    Awards and nominations
    2020 Brand of the Year Awards
    2020 Variety Star Idol of the Year Won

    Ravi is credited for 198 works on KOMCA
    under the name RAVI(10003665)

    Stage Name: Hyuk (혁)
    Birth Name: Han Sang Hyuk (한상혁)
    Position: Main Dancer, Vocalist, Maknae
    Birthday: July 5, 1995
    Zodiac Sign: Cancer
    Height: 185 cm (6’1″)
    Twitter: @HSangHyuk
    Instagram: @hsh0705

    Mini albums
    Winter Butterfly (2019)

    Digital singles
    "Hug" (2017)
    "Boy With a Star" (2019)
    "If Only" (2019)
    "Way to You" (2019)
    "A Long Night" (2019)

    "Camellia" (with Jukjae) (2020)

    "Happy Together OST" ("GoodBye My Father") (2019)
    "The Great Show OST Part.3"
    ("You, Me, and Dream") (2019)

    2019 Hyuk Live Today (2019)
    2020 Hyuk Live Today (2020)

    Chasing (2016)
    Happy Together (2018)

    Special Laws of Romance (Naver TV Cast, 2017)
    The Great Show (tvN, 2019)
    Ga Doo Ri's Sushi Restaurant (KOK TV, 2020)

    Reality shows
    MyDol (Mnet, 2012) - contestant
    Law of the Jungle in Brazil (SBS, 2014) (episodes 112-116)

    Variety shows
    Hitmaker (MBC Every 1, 2014-2015)
    A Desired Cruise (tvN, 2018)

    Awards and Nominations
    2016 Jackie Chan Action Movie Awards Best Action Movie New Performer Chasing Won

    Hyuk is credited for 12 works on KOMCA
    under the name HAN SANG HYUK(10013627)

    Sub-unit: VIXX LR (Leo & Ravi)

    Former Member

    Stage Name: Hongbin (홍빈)
    Birth Name: Lee Hong Bin (홍빈)
    Position: Lead Rapper, Vocalist,
    Visual, Face of the Group
    Birthday: September 29, 1993
    Zodiac Sign: Libra
    Height: 182 cm (6’0″)
    Twitter: @RedBeans93
    Instagram: @hongbiiiiin93
    Youtube: 콩비니TV @waterhyacinth_

    During a Twitch live stream broadcast
    on February 29, 2020, Hongbin, who was
    drinking at the time, made controversial
    comments towards other idol groups.
    The following day, Hongbin and his agency,
    Jellyfish Entertainment, posted official
    apologies for his behavior.

    On August 7, 2020, Jellyfish announced
    Hongbin's departure from VIXX.
    That same day, Hongbin also confirmed
    that he had left the agency after
    his contract was terminated.

    On August 18, 2020, Hongbin enlisted
    in the military for his mandatory service

    "The Love of Summer : The Performance" (with Hyungwon) (2019)

    Legal High OST Part.6 ("Make A Dream") (2019)

    The Heirs (SBS, 2013) - cameo
    Glorious Day (SBS, 2014)
    The Family is Coming (SBS, 2015) - cameo
    Moorim School: Saga of the Brave (KBS2, 2016)
    What's Up With These Kids? (Naver TV Cast, 2016)
    Wednesday 3:30 PM (SBS Plus, 2017)
    Shining Sounds (KBS, 2018)
    Witch's Love (MBN, 2018)
    The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (tvN, 2018)

    Reality shows

    MyDol (Mnet, 2012) - contestant
    Law of the Jugle in Komodo (SBS, 2017)

    Variety shows

    Let's Go! Dream Team Season 2 (KBS2, 2015) (episode 302)
    Celebrity Bromance (MBig TV, 2016)
    Battle Trip (KBS2, 2018) (episodes 91-93)
    Love Catcher 2 (Mnet, 2019)

    III. Discography:


    Studio albums

    Voodoo (2013)

    Chained Up (2015)

    Eau de VIXX (2018)

    Mini albums

    Hyde (2013)

    Jekyll (repackage) (2013)

    Error (2014)

    Kratos (2016)

    Shangri-La (2017)

    Special albums

    KER (2016)

    Single albums

    "Super Hero" (2012)

    "Rock Ur Body" (2012)

    "On and On" (2013)

    "Eternity" (2014)

    "Zelos" (2016)

    "Hades" (2016)

    Special single albums

    "Boys' Record" (2015)

    Digital singles

    "Only U" (2013)

    "Walking" (2019)

    "Parallel" (2019)


    "Are You Human? OST Part.1" (2018)


    Studio albums

    Depend On Me (2016)

    Reincarnation (2018)

    Mini albums

    Lalala ~Ai wo Arigatou~ (2017)

    Best albums

    Darkest Angels (2014)


    "Error" (2014)

    "Can't Say" (2015)

    "Depend on Me" (2016)

    "Hana Kaze" (2016)


    Digital singles

    "Error" (2015)

    "Chained Up" (2015)


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