DAY6 is a South Korean rock band that was formed by JYP Entertainment in 2015. Day6 consists of 5 members: Jae, Sungjin, Young K, Wonpil and Dowoon.
They are known for their high-energy performances and catchy hooks on their songs. They released their first EP “The Day” on April 27th with the title track “I Wait”.
DAY6 Official Accounts:
Official Website: day6.jype.com
Stage Name: Sungjin
Birth Name: Park Sung Jin
Birthday: January 16, 1993
Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)
He is the lead vocalist and leader of Day6. He was born in Busan, South Korea.
When Day6 was debuted for the first time in 2014 he was also one of the first member of this group.
Later the band changed their name from 5LIVE to DAY6.
Taking about his skills, he is very good dancer and he loves to dance as well.
He is a huge fan of the TV series “The Good Wife” as well as actor Steven Yeun from The Walking Dead!
He also loves to drink coffee, read books, take pictures, cook for his family and make YouTube videos with members.
Stage Name: Jae
Birth Name: Park Jae Hyung
Birthday: September 15, 1992
Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
Jae was born in Argentina and when he was 5 years old he moved to California with his parents.
But they once again move to Canada, they moved place to place due to Jae’s father work.
Jae’s favorite colors are blue and black.
On free time he used to play badminton and he loves it.
Before joining DAY6, he used to make a cover songs videos on YouTube and you can still find him on Youtube just search yellowpostitman.
Since, he spend most of his childhood in USA and Canada he is fluent in English more than in Korean.
Destiny brought him a contract offer from JYP Entertainment, after graduation last year, he signed up for their training program alongside 2 other artists who were already part of the label.
Stage Name: Young K
English Name: Brian Kang
Birthday: December 19, 1993
Height: 180.2 cm (5’11”)
Weight: 68 kg (149 lbs)
Young K, born and raised in Ilsan South Korea, moved to Toronto Canada for his higher level education.
He wanted to be a basketball player growing up but caught the music bug instead when he was 18 years old.
He lived in Toronto for about 4 years where he played with many musical groups before making his debut as Brian Kang under Aron Entertainment (formerly known as AOMG).
Young K was Scouted by JYPE with his band member Don Lee from 3rd Degree in Toronto to come audition for the company.
He is a rookie of Day6, a Korean pop group that debuted on September 2016 and has been active ever since.
Young K’s hobbies are basketball, watching webtoons (web comics), going to restaurants or movies alone if he doesn’t have any special plans coming up soon!
In Dream High 2: School Of Rock-The OST, you can see him as one of the backup dancers where he really shines.
As an artist who wants people call him “Young K” but everyone calls him Brian instead; it seems like this guy will only accept being called ‘Brian’ when someone knows how much he loves basketball.
Young K is really a good dancer. He studied business management.
Once he also had an opportunity to dance with Wonpil in the past when they were both younger and almost debuted together as members in a Dance Group.
When was trainee Stray Kids’ Bang Chan was his roommate.
Stage Name: Wonpil
Birth Name: Kim Won Pil
Birthday: April 28, 1994
Height: 176 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)
When he was born in Incheon, Wonpil had an older sister.
He started his career from 5LIVE, which was changed to DAY6 later.
This boy also has a good relationship with GOT7 members, since he know them well from long time.
His hobbies include collecting action figures.
Wonpil is a very friendly, caring member of Day6.
He likes to cling with Dowoon because he wants him as his younger brother and has contributed in writing their songs too.
Stage Name: Dowoon
Birth Name: Yoon Do Woon
Birthday: August 25, 1995
Height: 177 cm (5’10”)
Weight: 63.5 kg (140 lbs)
Dowoon was born in Busan, South Korea and has an older sister.
He studied at the Busan Arts College where he became a member of Day6 when it originally known as 5LIVE in 2015.
His English is very good sometime it sounds native American-Korean.
Dowoon can play drums since he is 16 years old but had been taking vocal lessons since 2015 after joining Day6 to improve his singing skills which are needed for their performances.
The other members think that with all these traits any girl would want him!
Junhyeok (Former Member)
Stage Name: Junhyeok
Birth Name: Im Jun Hyuk
Birthday: July 17, 1993
Height: 175 cm (5’9″)
Weight: 58 kg (128 lbs)
Junhyeok was born in Bucheon, South Korea. He has 2 older sisters.
And likes to watch soccer games on TV with his parents after a long day at school or work.
This guys has other skills like he can play guitar and also writing lyrics.
His hobbies include shopping for designer clothes, playing the guitar, cooking Korean food like bibimbap and bulgogi as well as sports such as running and basketball.
Junhyeok is not only talented but also intelligent – he can speak fluent English!
He left DAY6 in 2016 and we don’t have any information why he left the group till now. Anyway, we wish good luck for his career.
After he left this group he was part of another K-pop group known as Be Blossom but he didn’t stay there for long time. And started his own solo career with his first song called Stay and Story.