- Son Dong-woon
This is a Korean name; the family name is Son.
Son Dongwoon Born June 6, 1991
Seoul, South Korea
Genres R&B, pop, hip hop Occupations Singer, dancer Instruments Vocals, Piano, Violin Years active 2009–present Labels Cube Entertainment Associated acts Beast.
Son Dongwoon (Hangul: 손동운; Hanja: 孫東雲; born June 6, 1991), more commonly known as just Dongwoon, is a South Korean idol singer and dancer. He is a member of the Korean boy group Beast.
Son Dongwoon was born in Seoul, South Korea on June 6, 1991. Dongwoon's father, Son Il-rak, is a professor at Cheongju University. Dongwoon stated in an interview that he studied in Santa Rosa, Laguna, Philippines. Dongwoon was a trainee from JYP Entertainment for 2 years, and was the last member chosen to join BEAST. He is the maknae (youngest) of the group. Dongwoon is known for his more Western look compared to the other members he also has various talents such as speaking English and Chinese as well as playing the electric flute.
Dongwoon attended High School Hanyoung and currently attends Konkuk University majoring in image and film.
BeastMain article: Beast (South Korean band)
The group has released five Korean mini-albums and various singles. Dongwoon is a vocalist of Beast.
In December 2010, Dongwoon released a digital single album "Udon" together with Davichi’s Kang Min Kyung. After its release, the song quickly rose up to the top of the charts, bringing in immense popularity and it is expected to start another trend. However, it is said that by the composers of ‘Udon' that the title of the song is in Japanese, hence the main 3 broadcasting networks confirmed that they will not be showing on television.
DiscographyFor Son Dong-woon's works with Beast, see Beast discography.
- ^ (Korean)"Will 'Udon' Surpass the Popularity of 'Naengmyun'?". Newsen. 2010-12-18. http://www.newsen.com/news_view.php?uid=201012181553441002&code=100200. Retrieved 2010-12-18.
- ^ (Korean)"Kang Minkyung and Son Dongwoon's song 'Udon' won't be heard on the main stream media networks". Star News. 2010-12-10. http://news.nate.com/view/20101220n04907. Retrieved 2010-12-22.
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