Often going under the nickname Qi Qi, he is a Chinese pop singer who is best recognized for being the lead rapper and lead dancer of the pop group Boy Story. He is also known for having starred in the BTS Mic Drop series where he played J-Hope.
He first started dancing at the age of 8 and quickly started singing after as well. He originally made his debut with the group in September of 2017, releasing his first works with the group in September of 2018.
He is known for having earned representation from the Tencent Music Entertainment label as well as JYPE China. He can also speak Chinese, English, and Korean.
He was born and raised in Tianjin, China.
In an interview with the K-Profiles K-Pop website, he listed Ed Sheeran as one of his main sources of inspiration on his style of music.