Jungkook Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 18, 2023

Date of Birth

1 / September / 1997


27 Years


Singer-Songwriter Record Producer

Jungkook Age, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Family, and Biography

Jungkook, born on September 1st, 1997, is currently 25 years old as of 2023. He hails from Busan, South Korea, where he spent most of his childhood. Jungkook is a South Korean national and practices Christianity as his religion.

He received his primary and middle school education from Baekyang School in Busan, while he completed his high school education at Singu Middle School in Seoul of performing arts in 2017. In 2012, he traveled to Los Angeles, USA, to improve his dancing skills. Following his training, he worked as a backup dancer for Glam and also appeared in a music video for Jo Kwan.


Mr. Kook, who is employed at SK Telecom, is Jungkook’s father, while his mother, Mrs. Kook, works as a realtor. Jungkook has an older brother named Jeon Jung-Hyung. As for his current relationship status, he remains unmarried. However, rumors have circulated about his romantic involvement with K Pop star Jeong Ye and a potential relationship with Ko So Hyun.

Mr. Jeon Jungkook Father

Mr. Jeon Jungkook Father

Jeon Jung-Hyung Jungkook Brother

Jeon Jung-Hyung Jungkook Brother

Ko So Hyun Jungkook Girlfriend

Ko So Hyun Jungkook Girlfriend

Jeong Ye Jungkook Girlfriend

Jeong Ye Jungkook Girlfriend

Jungkook Childhood Pic

Jungkook Childhood Pic

Early Life and Education

Jeon Jung-kook was born in Busan, South Korea on September 1, 1997, and grew up in a family with his parents and an older brother. He attended Baekyang Elementary and Middle School in Busan before transferring to Singu Middle School in Seoul where he became a trainee.

Initially, Jungkook aspired to become a badminton player, but after watching G-Dragon’s electrifying performance of “Heartbreaker” on TV, he was inspired to pursue a career in singing.

Personal Life

Jeon Jung-kook, also known as Jeon Jeong-Duk, was born on September 1, 1997, in Busan, South Korea. He attended Baek Yang Middle School and later enrolled in the Seoul School of Performing Arts, where he graduated in February 2017.

In addition to his musical pursuits, Jungkook has a talent for cooking and is known to be skilled in the kitchen. He also enjoys drawing and playing games, with soccer being one of his favorite sports.


Jungkook made his debut in 2013 as a member of the highly acclaimed South Korean boy band, BTS, with their single “2 Cool 4 Skool.” Since then, he has contributed to the band’s success by lending his vocals to numerous hit songs, including “Begin” and “Wings.” Overall, Jungkook has become known for his impressive vocal range and dynamic stage presence, which have helped BTS become one of the most popular and influential music groups in the world.

Afterward, there were tracks such as “Euphoria” and “Love Yourself”. Interestingly, Jungkook’s “Euphoria” and “My Time” reached number 84 on the US Billboard Top 100 chart. Additionally, Jungkook produced two of BTS ‘stop tracks, “Love is Not Over” and “Magic Shop”.

During the year 2018, Jungkook and other members of BTS were awarded the Order of Cultural Merit by the President of South Korea. In that same year, he also performed a duet of the song “We Don’t Talk Anymore” with Charlie Puth at an awards show.

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Other Songs

Title Format Other artists Year
“Like a Star” Digital download, streaming with RM 2013
“One Dream One Korea” with various artists 2015
“I Know” with RM 2016
“I’m in Love” with Lady Jane 2016
“Still with You” 2020
“My You” Streaming 2022

Writing and production credits

Artist Album Song Year
BTS 2 Cool 4 Skool “We Are Bulletproof Pt. 2” 2013
“No More Dream” 2013
“Outro: Circle Room Cypher” 2013
The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Pt. 1 “Outro: Love Is Not Over” 2015
The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Pt. 2 “Run” 2015
The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever “Dead Leaves” 2016
“Run” (Alternative Mix) 2016
“Love Is Not Over” 2016
“Run” (Ballad Mix) 2016
Youth “Introduction: Youth” 2016
Love Yourself: Tear “Magic Shop” 2018
Map of the Soul: 7 “My Time” 2020
Jungkook Non-album release “Still With You” 2020
BTS Map of the Soul: 7 – The Journey “Your Eyes Tell” 2020
“Outro: The Journey” 2020
Non-album release “In the Soop” 2020
Be “Telepathy” 2020
“Stay” 2020
BTS, the Best “Film Out” 2021
Proof “Run BTS” 2022
“Still With You” (a capella) 2022
Jungkook Non-album release “My You” 2022
FIFA World Cup 2022 Official Soundtrack “Dreamers” 2022


Directing credits

Title Director(s) Year
“G.C.F in Tokyo “ JK 2017
“G.C.F in Osaka” 2018
“G.C.F in the USA” 2018
“G.C.F in Saipan” 2018
“G.C.F in Newark VHS ver.” 2018
“G.C.F in Helsinki” 2019
“Life Goes On” Jeon Jungkook, Choi Yongseok & Yoon Jihye (Lumpens) 2020
“Life Goes On: on my pillow” 2020
2″Life Goes On: in the Forest” 2020
“Life Goes On: like an Arrow” Jeon Jungkook, Nu Kim, Choi Yongseok & Yoon Jihye (Lumpens) 2020

Music videos

Title Length Director(s) Year
“Perfect Christmas” 3:45 Unknown 2013


Program Roles Year
Music Bank Special Host 2016
Show! Music Core 2016
Flower Crew Cast Member 2016
Celebrity Bromance 2016
Show Champion Special Host 2017

Trailers and short films

Title Length Director(s) Year
“Begin #1” 2:35 Yong-seok Choi (Lumpens) 2016
“Euphoria” 8:52 2018

Net Worth 2023

As of the latest news, Jungkook’s net worth in 2023 is estimated to be $24 million, which he has earned through singing and collaborations. He reportedly earns a monthly salary of around $350k and has an annual income of $4 million as of November 2023.

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Body Measurements Bust: 42 Inches
Waist: 34 Inches
Biceps: 15 Inches
Birth Place Mandeok-dong Busan South Korea
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark Brown
Height In CM 177 CM
Height In Meter 1.77 M
Nationality Korean
Parents Father: Mr. Jeon
Mother: Mrs. Jeon
Profession Singer-Songwriter Record Producer
Siblings Brother: Jung Hyun
Spous Not Yet Update
Weight 69 Kg
152 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Virgo


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