Boy Groups Profiles

BLACK6IX Members Profile

By on September 27, 2019
South Korean Boy Band Black6ix 6 Members Modelling

Group Name: BLACK6IX(블랙식스)

Agency: Black Hole Entertainment

Debut Date: April 7, 2017

Members: BLACK6IX consists of six members:
Jongwoon
Taeyoung
The King
Yey
Yongseok
Ziki

Twitter: @black6ix_twt

Facebook: officialBLACK6IX

Instagram: black6ix_official

Youtube: 블랙식스 BLACK6IX

vLive: Black6ix channel

BLACK6IX(블랙식스) is a South Korean boy group and the first men’s group in Korea’s Black Hole Entertainment agency. The meaning behind their name stands for “Six teenagers with unlimited possibilities”. The group debuted their first single along with the MV for “Please” on April 7, 2017 followed by their Youtube dance music video on April 11, 2017. 

Later that year, Black6ix released their second single “Like A Flower” on September 3, 2017 along with their dance version of the music video which was released on November 9th, 2017.

BLACK6IX started to grow a great following within the Kpop community and they were shown more support from fans all over Asia. Starting the year 2018 off strong, on January 31, 2018 the group teased a potential new single “Alone” that was due to release on February 3rd. 

Later that year, the group released their first mini album “Swamp Of Despair 절망의늪” along with the music video and live performance in the month of October – November 2018.

Currently, BLACK6IX has been keeping a low profile and we hope to hear new music from them soon!

Jongwoon

Jongwoon from band Black6ix staring into camera pose

Birth Name: Lee Jongwoon (이종운)

Stage Name: Jongwoon (종운)

Position: Lead Vocalist

Birthday: May 11, 1995 (Age 24)

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

Height: 180 cm (5’9″)

Weight: 64 kg (141 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Instagram:@be11c10ud

Jongwoon may appear shy, however, he’s a funny character who enjoys having fun in everything he does. When he was in highschool, he became a trainee of 3 years for Black Hole Entertainment until he finally debuted with BLACK6IX. 

He’s a musician at heart and has admitted he has been in a variety of musicals as a child – teenager. He also enjoys playing the flute or dancing. 

Jongwoon has admitted that he loves to eat (and hates dieting), he specifically loves to eat chicken and doesn’t mind drinking alcohol every so often.

Fun Facts:

  • His favorite American artist is Jessie J.
  • He can bend his thumb back all the way to his wrist.
  • He is said to be the “mother of the group”.

Taeyoung

Taeyoung from band Black6ix modelling in forest for campaign

Birth Name: Jeong Seong-hwan (정성환)

Stage Name: Taeyoung (태영)

Position: Leader, Lead dancer & Main Vocalist

Birthday: January 14, 1995 (Age 24)

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

Height: 175 cm (5’7″)

Weight: 55 kg (121 lbs)

Blood Type: AB

Instagram: @taeyoung___2

Taeyoung is a humorous person by nature. He loves to dance and he has choreographed a few of BLACK6IX’s dances. Taeyoung was a trainee for 3 years with Black Hole Entertainment until his debut in 2017. 

Fun Facts:

  • His favorite American artist is Chris Brown.
  • He boasts about having long eyelashes.
  • He has the ability of doing a vocal impression of Kim Jinho from SG Wannabe.
  • Tae is close friends with BTS’s J-Hope.

The King

The King from band Black6ix blonde hair posing

Birth Name: Kim Hyun Jae (김현재)

Stage Name: The King (더킹)

Position: Main Rapper

Birthday: January 14, 2000 (Age 19)

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

Height: 180 cm (5’9″)

Weight: : 60 kg (132 lbs)

Blood Type: B

Instagram: @millennium_oo

The King is the youngest member of BLACK6IX with a bright personality. In his early life he became the president for his elementary school although he believes this was only due to his popularity throughout his school. The King mentioned that his childhood dream was to become a painter as well as a poet. 

Fun Facts:

  • His favorite American artist is Kendrick Lamar.
  • He claims he is the best cook in the group (however his fellow friends/members have never tasted his cooking personally).
  • The King enjoys playing basketball as well as boxing.
  • He loves listening to music on his downtime.

Yey

Yey from band Black6ix modelling in forest for campaign

Birth Name: Park Yejun (박예준)

Stage Name: Yey (예이)

Position: Vocalist, Rapper

Birthday: August 6, 1997 (Age 21)

Zodiac Sign: Leo

Height: 177 cm (5’8″)

Weight: 56 kg (123 lbs)

Blood Type: A

Instagram: @heyyey2

Yey is an optimistic and friendly individual who is often referred to as “the brightness of the group”. 

During his younger years, Yey was both president and vice president of his elementary and middle school committee. (His brother was president at the time yey was vice president).

Yey had trained with Black Hole Entertainment for 3 years before making his first debut appearance with “Please”. He has also mentioned that he can both sing, dance and beatbox to the songs “Please” and “Like A Flower”.

Fun Facts:

  • His preferred music genre is EDM.
  • Yey’s favorite American artist is Justin Bieber.
  • He enjoys reading, masking others laugh and beatboxing.
  • Yey can imitate the sound of a car.

Yongseok

Yongseok from band Black6ix

Birth Name: Byun Yong Seok (변용석)

Stage Name: Yongseok (용석)

Position: Main Vocalist

Birthday: October 29, 1993 (Age 25)

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Height: 172 cm (5’6″)

Weight: 54 kg (119 lbs)

Blood Type: O

Instagram: @yongseok__2

Yongseok is the oldest member of BLACK6IX but admits he loves to have the most fun and make others laugh with his sense of humor.

He has had a passion for singing, even since he was young and agrees that singing is his special talent. Yongseok can also play the saxophone and beatbox!

As of 2019, Yongseok has been enlisted into the army. (Nice job!)

Hobbies of Yongseok includes watching movies, listening to music or cleaning/organising when he’s feeling stressed.

Fun Facts:

  • Yongseok’s favorite American artist is David Archuleta.
  • His favorite colors are both white and green.
  • He sang “October Rain” by Roy Kim at Sunwon Kpop Contest and won first place.

Ziki

Ziki from band Black6ix selfie wearing glasses

Birth Name: Kim Subin (김수빈)

Stage Name: Ziki (지키)

Position: Lead Rapper & Main Dancer

Birthday: May 16, 1995 (Age 24)

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

Height: 178 cm (5’8″)

Weight: 60 kg (132 lbs)

Blood Type: O

Instagram: @ziki_zaka_zoko_zo

Ziki is a creative individual and enjoys learning new things. He is considered the “mood maker” of the boy group.

Although he is the lead rapper for BLACK6IX, he does enjoy singing and considers himself a pretty good singer. Aside from rapping, ziki loves to dance and was also a dancer for Lim Changjuns national concert tour.

He has appeared on Mamamoo’s “Piano Man” Music Video and began training with Black Hole Entertainment at 19 years of age.

Fun Facts:

  • He knows Taekwondo.
  • Ziki enjoys simple stuff, like playing video games or watching movies in his spare time.
  • His favorite artist is G-Dragon from BIGBANG.
  • He knows a few magic tricks up his sleeve.