Jonghyun is a South Korean Singer, Songwriter and Composer under SM Entertainment. As the Main Vocalist of the Group SHINee, Jonghyun has contributed many original songs and compositions for the group's vast discography, as well as for other popular idols and groups. He is also a published Author and Radio DJ for Blue Night. Jonghyun Passed away December 17, 2018.
Offical Fandom Name: Blingers
Official Color: Blue
Stage Name: Jonghyun (종현)
Real Name: Kim Jonghyun (김종현)
Position: Main Vocal
Birthday: April 8, 1990
Height: 173cm (5'8'')
Weight: 58kg (128lbs)
II. Career - SHINee
Jonghyun debuted with SHINee May 25, 2008 with the song 'Replay (누난 너무 예뻐)'. Jonghyun continued to perform with the group until he passed away in 2017.
With SHINee, Jonghyun worked as a lyricist for many of the groups songs.
III. Career - Solist
Jonghyun made his solo debut January 12, 2015 with his EP, Base . Jonghyun is credited as a lyricist and composer on many of his solo releases.
Released January 12, 2015
The Collection: Story OP.1
Released September 17, 2015
Released May 24, 2016
The Collection: Story OP.2
Released April 24, 2017
Released Posthumously January 23, 2018
|2012||I Am (SM Town Biography)||Self|
|2015||SM Town, The Stage (SM Town Documentary)||Self|
VI. Radio - Blue Night
From 2014 - 2017, Jonghyun was the radio DJ for MBC's Blue Night Radio. Jonghyun's last broadcast for Blue Night was April 2, 2017.
|2015||Skeleton Flower: Things That Have Been Released and Set Free||ISBN 978-8996955481|
|2015||MCB Entertainment Awards||Excellence Award - Radio||Blue Night||Won|
|2016||Golden Disk Awards||Disk Bonsang||Base||Won|
|MNET Asian Music Awards||Best Male Artist||N/A||Nominated|
|2019||Golden Disk Awards||Disc Bonsang||Poet/Artist||Won|
|Golden Disk Awards||Disc Daesang||Poet/Artist||Nominated|
|Golden Disc Awards||Popularity Award||N/A||Nominated|
|13th Annual Soompi Awards||Hallyu Special Award||N/A||Won|
Jonghyun was ranked 27th on "The Most Handome Faces of 2017"
He can play bass, guitar and piano
He was in band during middle school
The name Jjong was given to him by fellow SHINee member, Key and stuck