Minhyuk (BtoB)

  • Minhyuk (민혁), commonly known as Huta, is a South Korean rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor signed under Cube Entertainment. He is best known as a member of boy group BtoB.

    I. Personal Life

    Minhyuk was born Lee Minhyuk (이민혁) on November 29, 1990 in Seoul, South Korea. He was active as an underground rapper by the name Huta and had featured in songs by Zico and Park Kyung. He was a trainee with Cube Entertainment for seven months before debuting with BtoB.

    Minhyuk enlisted for mandatory military duty as a conscripted police officer on February 7, 2019. He was officially discharged on September 12, 2020.

    II. Career

    III. BtoB

    On March 21, 2012, Minhyuk was chosen as one of the MCs for SBS MTV's The Show alongside his future BtoB member Sungjae.

    On March 21, 2012, Minhyuk made his debut as a member of BtoB. He served as temporary leader of the group after Eunkwang's enlistment. In 2020, Minhyuk participated in the subunit BtoB 4U.

    IIII. Solo Work

    On January 22, 2013, he starred in the MBC variety and sitcom Reckless Family 2. On September 4, he starred in tvN's Fantastic Tower, playing the male protagonist Min Ho who died 15 years ago but came back to life.

    In 2014, he received supporting roles in the dramas A New Leaf and the idol special of Love & War 2.

    In 2015, joined the cast of Sweet, Savage Family. He also starred as a lead in the web-drama Nightmare Teacher.

    Minhyuk released the self-produced "Purple Rain" featuring Cheeze as part of BTOB's solo project series, Piece of BTOB on August 10, 2017.

    In July 25, 2018, Minhyuk made his solo debut in Japan with his first Japanese EP, Summer Diary.

    In January 2019, Minhyuk's announced the release of his debut his first Korean solo with an all self-composed album, Hutazone. He held his first solo concert, HUTAZONE: Two Night in February 2019 at the Yes24 Live Hall in Gwangjin District, Seoul.

    Lee made his film debut in the historical action film, The Swordsman, as Gyeom Sa-bok.

    III. Discography

    Artwork Title Release Date Type Language
    Purple Rain (Piece of BtoB, Vol. 5) August 10, 2017 Digital Single Korean
    Summer Diary July 25, 2018 Mini Album Japanese
    Hutazone January 15, 2019 Full Album Korean

    IV. Filmography

    IVI. Film

    Year Title Role
    2020 The Swordsman Gyeom Sa-bok

    IVII. Television Series

    Year Title Role Network
    2012 The Show Host SBS MTV
    2012 The Romantic & Idol Season 2 Main Cast tvN
    2013 Reckless Family 2 Himself MBC
    2013 Fantastic Tower Minho tvN
    2014 Love and War 2: Her Choice Hyun-woo KBS2
    2014 A New Leaf Lee Ji-hyeok MBC
    2014 The Heirs Himself SBS
    2015 Sweet, Savage Family Yoon Sung-min MBC
    2016 Nightmare Teacher Seo Sang-woo Naver TV Cast
    2016 Oh My God Trip Himself MBC MBig TV
    2016 After the Show Ends Ma Rok-hee tvN
    2017 Unexpected Heroes Bae Joon-young Naver TV Cast
    2018 Dae Jang Geum is Watching Min-hyuk MBC
    2018 Number Six Won Tak POOQ
    2018 Law of the Jungle in Indian Ocean Cast Member SBS