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 groups Wanna One and CIX.
He was a trainee at C9 Entertainment for ten months before appearing on Produce 101.
Popular on Instagram, he has earned more than 170,000 followers on his baejinland account.
He was born and raised in South Korea.
Some of his fellow Produce 101 competitors included Hwang Min-hyun and Park Ji-Hoon.