Became known after competing on the second season of the Mnet reality series Produce 101 in 2017. He went on to become a member of the K-pop group Wanna One.
He was a trainee at C9 Entertainment for ten months before appearing on Produce 101.
Popular on Instagram, he has earned more than 20,000 followers on his baejinland account.
He was born and raised in South Korea.