First known as a member of the now-defunct group N-Train, he would later join the HO Company group Bigflo. The group has released several popular albums including Second Flow and Incant.
He made his musical debut with N-Train in 2011 with the single "One Last Cry." He previously studied at Sung Kong Hoe University.
In 2014, he made his acting debut in Gourmet Road.
He has one younger brother.
He met JYJ star Kim Jaejoong after he was almost the victim of a scam in Japan.