Also known as V, this South Korean hip-hop artist is famous for his vocals in the popular Bangtan Boys, or BTS, music group. His band's hit singles include "Blood Sweat & Tears" and "Not Today." He has also appeared in the K-pop drama Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth.
He joined BTS in 2011, but he wasn't revealed to be a member of the group until 2013.
He and BTS became the first Kpop group to clinch a Billboard award in 2017.
He and his younger sister and brother were born to farmers in South Korea.
He and Kim Namjoon, a.k.a. "Rap Monster," both rose to fame as members of Bangtan Boys.