WHO IS KIM WOOSEOK
Kim Woo-seok (Korean: 김우석, born October 27, 1996), also known by the stage name Wooshin (Korean: 우신), is a South Korean singer. He debuted as a member of South Korean band UP10TION in 2015. In 2019, he rose to prominence after finishing second on Produce X 101, which made him a member of X1. He just finished promoting his first solo album 1st Desire: GREED and now working on the second one. He won the New K-Wave Voice Award at the Soribada Awards 2020 last August 13. He is now preparing for his 2nd Desire: TASTY.
New K-Wave Voice Award
Kim Wooseok‘s acceptance speech at the Soribada Awards 2020
2020 – PRESENT
Kim Wooseok was selected as the male lead of upcoming web drama, Twenty-Twenty and just finished shooting.
He’s currently promoting as a soloist and just finished his first album ‘1st Desire: GREED’ with the title track ‘RED MOON’. See sales chart and album info.
On August 12, Kim Wooseok won the New K-Wave Voice Award at the 2020 Soribada Awards.
2019, AUGUST: X1
Kim Wooseok debuted with X1 on August 27, 2019. They debuted with the song FLASH and has sold over 500,000 physical copies of their EP in first week of sales, hence broke the record for having the highest first week sales for a debut album.
The group was active for nearly 6 months until it was announced that they were to disband on January 6, 2020.
Emergency: Quantum Leap (2019)
2019, MARCH: Produce X 101
In March 2019, Kim was revealed to be a contestant of Produce X 101, along with his fellow UP10TION member, Lee Jin-hyuk.
Kim placed second in the final episode with 3,120,276 votes, earning a spot in the final lineup.
“U Got It” (2019)
“Dream For You”(2019)
Woo-seok first appeared in UP10TION’s pre-debut program, “Masked Rookie King” in 2015. He was the first member to be introduced to the group. He made his official debut in South Korea on September 11, 2015, with their first EP, Top Secret.
He joined as the MC of SBS The Show from October 11, 2016 to April 25, 2017.
On March 8, 2017, along with UP10TION members, Woo-seok made his Japanese debut with their first Japanese single, ID (アイディー).
Top Secret (2015)
Summer Go! (2016)
Thank You [limited edition] (2016)
2018 Special Photo Edition (2018)
“So Dangerous” (위험해) (2015)
“Catch Me!” (여기여기 붙어라) (2015)
“Attention” (나한테만 집중해) (2016)
“Tonight” (오늘이 딱이야 (夜半逃走)) (2016)
“White Night” (하얗게 불태웠어) (2016)
“So Beautiful” (2018)
“Blue Rose” (2018)
Kim Wooseok at the Soba Music Awards 2020
Playlist Global: Twenty Twenty Drama Teaser
‘애상’ [Sorrow] M/V Official
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- He likes drawing comics and playing video games.
- His hobbies are watching movies, reading poetry, and discovering restaurants.
- Wooseok thinks his left side looks better than the right.
- He is raising a puppy named Maison Ddadda.
- Wooseok is an ambassador for the cosmetics brand Clio as well as the shopping site WallaVu.
- He appeared on King Of Masked Singer and got to the third round.
- He will be making his acting debut in the web drama “Twenty-Twenty”.
On February 28, 2016, Kim was enrolled at Dong-ah Institute of Media and Arts, majoring in acting and K-pop.
He later transferred to Global Cyber University, enrolling in the Department of Entertainment and Media.
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