Quick Facts Kim Taehyung
- NameKim Taehyung
- Birth NameKim Tae-Hyung
- Birth Year1995
- Birth month12
- Birth PlaceDaegu, South Korea
- ProfessionSinger, Songwriter, Actor
- Weight in KG58 Kg
- SiblingsKim Eon Jin, Kim Jeong Gyu
Kim Taehyung, better known by his stage name ‘V’ is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and actor. He is a member of the South Korean boy group band, BTS. “Love Yourself: Tear,” “Wings,” “Dark & Wild” etc are some of the albums of BTS.
As of 2019, Kim Taehyung has an estimated net worth of $8 million. Besides his singing career, Taehyung also hosted several shows such as Music Bank on KBS2, Show! Music Core on MBC and many more.
Kim Taehyung Net Worth, Salary, Income
As a musician, Kim Taehyung earns a huge sum of money from his career in the music industry. His songs are enlisted in the top 10 charts of Billboard World Digital Singles. Being a famous personality in the music industry, Kim has supposedly gathered a net worth around $8 million.
Being a member of the South Korean boy band BTS, Kim is earning a good sum from his contribution to the band. BTS is an honorable band within a total of 177 awards won and more than 271 nominations. BTS received a Billboard Music Award for Top Social Artist in 2017 and holds a record in the Guinness World records for Most Twitter commitments overall.
Besides earning from the records, music artist Taehyung also receives the fortune from performance in concerts touring all over the world. Further, Kim’s concerts and endorsement deals with brands and magazines also assisted him to gather an extra sum of money.
Kim Taehyung Personal Life, Relationships, Affairs
Currently, Kim Taehyung is single and is more committed towards his profession. It is hard to believe for such a personality who is very famous and on the verge of success to be single. Even though Taehyung has gained fame globally, he still lives a single life.
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Almost all of the fans and people know the life and struggle of the musical artist in his career. Taehyung has revealed pretty much about his progression in the career but when it comes to his private life, he always remains tight-lipped.
However, back in December 2015 some of the Korean newspapers reported that V (Kim Taehyung) dated Joy from Red Velvet girl’s group. Similarly, he was also reported to be romantically involved with a fan called Hi. He also wore the ring that Hi allegedly gave him.
But Taehyung denied all the rumors and mentioned that they were no more than just good friends. Thus, he is still single and is probably focusing on his career rather than being involved in any kind of personal stuff.
Rather than building the relationship with the strangers, Kim likes to spend time with his crew members and family. As Taehyung is not married and is not dating anyone, his sexual orientation is straight.
Kim Taehyung Early Life, education, and Siblings
Kim Taehyung was born on 30th December 1995, in Daegu, South Korea. The details on his parents are unknown including their identification. However as per some source, we came to know, he took birth in a farmer’s family. As per his nationality, Taehyung is South Korean and belongs to South Asian ethnicity. Further, his star sign is Capricorn.
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Kim grew up along with his younger sister, Kim Eon Jin and a brother, Kim Jeong Gyu.
Talking about his academic qualification, Taehyung attended Korean Arts High School where he completed his intermediate studies. He then joined Global Cyber University.
Kim Taehyung Career
Kim Taehyung, better known as his stage name ‘V’ aspired to be a professional musician in his early childhood. He then began taking classes of Saxophone while attending high school.
Gradually, Kim progressed in his career and made his debut as a member of BTS on 13th June 2013, and released several tracks and albums.
In 2016, Kim made his acting debut in KBS2’s historical drama, Hwarang: The poet Warrior Youth with a supporting role.