Songwriter, dancer, and rapper known for his work with the South Korean K-pop group B.A.P. He rose to fame after providing rap vocals for singer Song Jieun's hit "Going Crazy."
Early in his career, he belonged to a hip-hop band called Soul Connection.
His single "I Remember" earned a Top 10 spot on South Korean music charts.
He and his twin brother Yongman were born in Incheon, South Korea. The brothers and their sister Natasha were raised primarily on South Korea's Ijak island.
He and fellow B.A.P. member Zelo formed a duo called Bang & Zelo and released a 2011 single entitled "Never Give Up."