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2PM on Chocolate

2PM recently sat down for an interview and performance on Kim Jung Eun’s “Chocolate”.
While they were there, they delivered a beautiful performace of “I Can’t” from their latest album, “Still 2:00PM” as well as a few of their tracks. Check out their performances below.


“I’ll Be Back”


“I Can’t”

 

Hwang Chansung – 2PM

Name: Hwang Chansung 찬성
Born: February 11, 1990
Position: Rapper, Vocals

Chansung’s Twitter

  • Youngest maknae in 2PM
  • Acted in the Korean sitcom “Unstoppable High Kick” prior to his debut with 2PM
  • Chansung participated in the same survival game as Junho but lost.
  • He auditioned a second time and was accepted into the company.
  • He rapped in 2AM’s song “To Her” (그녀에게)
  • He was part of “Dirty Eyed Girls” on an episode of 2PM’s reality show “Wild Bunny“, performing a parody of popular Brown Eyed Girls song “Abracadabra” together with 2AM Jokwon and Seulong.


Part of “Unstoppable High Kick”


“To Her”


Parody of “Abracadabra”

Lee Junho – 2PM

Name: Lee Junho
Born: January 25, 1990
Position: Main Vocal

Junho’s twitter

  • From Ilsan, Korea
  • Signed a contract with JYP Entertainment after winning the “JYP’s Superstar Survival” talent search (which Taecyeon and Chansung were also contestants in) in 2006, placing 1st out of 6,000 competitors.

Jang Wooyoung – 2PM


Name: Jang Wooyoung 우영
Born: April 30, 1989
Position: Main Vocal

Wooyoung’s Twitter

  • From Busan, South Korea.
  • Was selected as a JYP trainee through MGoon’s JYP auditions, of which he won first place against 5,000 other candidates.
  • Before debuting in 2PM, Wooyoung filled in as a dancer partner with Wonder Girls member Kim Yubin when TOP  from Big Bang fainted the day before the special performance with the Wonder Girls during the 2007 MBC Music Awards.
  • He was part of “Dirty Eyed Girls” on an episode of 2PM’s reality show “Wild Bunny“, performing a parody of popular Brown Eyed Girls song “Abracadabra” together with Jokwon and Seulong from 2AM


Wonder Girls performance in 2007 MBC Music Awards
Wooyoung is dancing with Kim Yubin


Parody of “Abracadabra”

Ok Taecyeon – 2PM


Name: Ok Taecyeon 택연
Born: December 27, 1988
Position: Main Rapper

Taecyeon’s twitter

  • Born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Taecyeon and his family emigrated to Bedford, Massachusetts, where his parents and older sister still currently resides.
  • Originally auditioned for JYP Entertainment in New York City to become a model but came back to Korea to pursue his career.
  • Taecyeon was educated at Gel In High School in Seoul and studied Business Administration at Dankook University.
  • He was also on the same audition show as Junho and Chansung, Superstar Survival, but was the first contestant to leave the show.
  • Was featured in “Yes I’m In Love” by Bada on her 4th album and Baek Ji Young’s 2009 song “My Ear’s Candy” (내 귀에 캔디).
  • He currently hosts SBS’s music show Inkigayo with Wooyoung.
  • Became a permanent cast member on Family Outing 2.
  • Debuted as an actor in the 2010 KBS drama series “신데렐라 언니” (“Cinderella’s Sister”) alongside Moon Geun Young and Chan Jung-myung.
  • He was part of “Dirty Eyed Girls” on an episode of 2PM’s reality show “Wild Bunny“, performing a parody of popular Brown Eyed Girls song “Abracadabra” together with 2AM’s Jokwon and Seulong


“Yes I’m in love”


“My Ear’s Candy”


“Cinderella’s sister” MV


Parody of “Abracadabra”

Nichkhun Horvejkul – 2PM

Name: Nichkhun Buck Horvejkul นิชคุณ หรเวชกุล (Thai)
Nichkhun 닉쿤 (Hangul)
Born: June 24, 1988
Position: Main Vocal

Nichkhun’s twitter

  • Is an American citizen of Thai and Chinese descent
  • Born in Rancho Cucamonga, California
  • He spent his childhood in Thailand and California.
  • Studied abroad in New Zealand
  • He returned to the States for high school at Los Osos High and was scouted by a JYP talent agent in Hollywood, California while he was attending the Korean Music Festival in Los Angeles.
  • First appeared through MNET’s Hot Blood, a program that showed the intense physical training that 13 male trainees had to go through for the opportunity to debut in either 4-member ballad group 2Am or 7-member dance group, 2PM under JYP Entertainment.
  • Became a popular choice for Thai Endorsement and was selected by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) as the face of their newest campaign, “Come to Thailand; Let’s Take a Break!” after 2Pm debut in 2008.
  • 2PM together with Yoon Eun Hye were chosen to endorse with special promotion single “Tik Tok” in music drama Cass Beer. Nichkhun played a main character in the 12-minute music video drama, released on February 8, 2010.
  • In May 2010, he featured in a commercial for Everland’s Caribbean Bay water theme park along with 2PM Taecyeon and Chansung and Girl’s Generation members Yoona, Seohyun and Yuri.
  • On June 1, 2010, he was announced to be an additional cast member to We Got Married, pairing up with Victoria of f(x)
  • Was featured in Running Man episode 4 and 5 as a guest.


Cass Beer, “Tik Tok” – Part 1


Cass Beer, “Tik Tok” – Part 2


Everland’s Carribean Bay commercial


“Let’s Take A Break” – Thailand commercial


“이별이 온다” (“Farewell is Coming”) – 8Eight

Kim Junsu – 2PM

Name: Kim Junsu 김준수
Born: January 15, 1988
Position: Lead Vocal

Junsu’s twitter

  • Born in Daegu, South Korea.
  • Graduated from KyungHee Cyber College
  • Prior to singing, Junsu had entered and won various poem- and song-writing contests
  • He originally auditioned for YG Entertainment, where he befriended G-Dragon and Tae Yang of Big Bang.
  • He was accepted into both YG & JYP Entertainment, but chose to take the path of JYP in his final decision.