• I. Introduction

    K (Korean: 케이; Japanese: ケイ) is a Japanese trainee under HYBE Labels Japan.

    He is a member of the upcoming boy group &AUDITION Boys. He is also best known for participating in the reality survival show I-LAND.

    II. Career

    2020–present: I-LAND and HYBE Labels Japan Global Debut Project

    On June 1, 2020, K was introduced as a participant in the CJ ENM and Big Hit Entertainment's upcoming survival show I-LAND. On the first episode, he performed "Danger" by Taemin and was able to enter "I-LAND".

    On the seventh episode, he ranked fifth based on the global votes and was able to move onto Part 2 and become one of the final 12. He survived until the final episode-, where he fell one place out of the debut ranking and was unable to debut with ENHYPEN.

    On January 1, 2021, he was revealed as a member of the HYBE Labels Japan's Global Debut Project boy group. The group, tentatively named &AUDITION Boys, will make their debut in 2022.

    III. Filmography

    Survival shows

    • I-LAND (Mnet, 2020) - contestant

    Music video appearances

    • ENHYPEN - "Drunk-Dazed" (2021)

    IV. Trivia

    - His MBTI personality type is ENFP.

    - Prior to I-LAND, he trained for 2 years and 8 months.

    - He was a marathon runner.

    - He is an EXPG Tokyo graduate.