South Korean singer who is known for his influential work in the South Korean rock scene. He is known for his appearances on a wide range of singing competition series' including I Am a Singer and Hidden Singer and for his popular singles "Forbidden Love" and "Even in Heaven".
He started his career in music in 1989 when he performed on a KBS talent scout series. He released his debut self-titled album in 1995. Then in 1997, he made it to the top of the charts with the popular single "People Who Make Me Sorrow".
He has won several awards for his music including a Seoul Music Award in 1998 for Best Album of the Year and a Golen Disk Award in 1997 for Album of the Year.
He was born and raised in Mokpo, South Korea.