Know the members

WHAT IS ASTRO?
ASTRO (아스트로) is a South Korean boy band formed by Fantagio. The group is composed of six members: MJ, JinJin, Eunwoo, Moonbin, Rocky, and Sanha. They debuted on February 23, 2016 with the song Hide & Seek off of their debut mini album Spring Up, which peaked at #6 on the Billboard World Albums Chart in the United States, as well as #4 on Gaon Music Chart. On December 21, 2016 Billboard named Astro one of the best new K-Pop groups of 2016.

MJ
★Real name: Kim MyungJun (김명준)
★Birthday: March 5, 1994
★Specialty: Lame Jokes
★Position: oldest, main vocal, dancer
★Fun Facts:
– His nickname is “The Happy Virus”, because he’s always laughing.
– Contestant of 2012 JYP Ent.x HUM Audition (won a one year scholarship from Seoul National University)
– Auditioned in JYP with iKON Donghyuk, Yang Hongseok, and Kim Jisoo (actor)
– His favorite Marvel Character is Iron Man
– His role model is Lee Seunggi
– His hobby is drawing.

JinJin
★Real name: Park Jin Woo (박진우)
★Birthday: March 15, 1996
★Specialty: Drum
★Position: Leader, Main Rapper, Lead Dancer
★Fun Facts:
– He’s often called the Slow Rapper because of how slow he talks.
– In 2012 – 2015 he attended Hanlim Multi Arts High School (graduated)
– He attended NY Dance Academy in Ilsan (before joining Fantagio as trainee)
– He was the 5th trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut by Fantagio iTeen
– According to Eunwoo he is the latest member to wake-up in the morning.
– His role model is G-Dragon (BigBang)

Cha Eunwoo
★Real name: Lee Dong Min (이동민)
★Birthday: March 30, 1997
★Specialty: Swimming, Guitar, Violin, Piano, DJ-ing
★Position: Vocalist, Visual
★Fun Facts:
– His nickname is “Morning Alarm” because he always wakes up earlier and starts waking up the rest of the members.
– He attended Suri Middle School, then Suri High School
– 2013 – 2016 Hanlim Multi Arts High School (not graduated yet)
– From 2016 – he is attending Sungkyunkwan University, Acting Major (accepted in November 2015)
– He is the 4th trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut by Fantagio iTeen
– His role model is actor & singer Seo Kang Jun (5urprise)

MoonBin
★Real name: Moon Bin (문빈)
★Birthday: January 26, 1998
★Specialty: Piano, Acting, Water Sports, Dancing
★Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer
★Fun Facts:
– His nicknames are: U-Know MoonBin (유노문빈), Binnie (빈이), Sleepyhead
– He was child model, ulzzang and actor.
– He debuted in 2004 as child model.
– His hobby is playing video games.
– His role model is Taeyang (BigBang)

Rocky
★Real name: Park Min Hyuk (박민혁)
★Birthday: February 25, 1999
★Specialty: Cooking, Dancing, Taekwondo, Choreographer
★Position: Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Vocalist
★Fun Facts:
– His nickname is “Chef Minhyuk”
– Fantagio staff named him “Dancing Machine”
– On July 14, 2011 Minhyuk auditioned for TVN Korea’s Got Talent.
– He knows Taekwondo (he holds a fourth rank (Black Belt) now)
– He revealed he is a big eater.
– Minhyuk is the 1st trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut.
– He created the choreography for the Astro MVs “Fireworks” and “Wake up call”.
– His role model is G-Dragon (BigBang)

SanHa
★Real name: Yoon San Ha (윤산하)
★Birthday: March 21, 2000
★Specialty: Guitar, Flexible Body, Dancing, Fast Learning
★Position: Vocalist, Maknae
★Fun Facts:
– His nickname is “Beagle”
– He has 3 older brothers.
– He learned to play guitar from his dad and brothers.
– He attended A-Sound Music Academy, originally he was studied under vocal class and he mastered how to play guitar in 8 months.
– He is a Christian.
– He has flexible body, he can fit in a bag or in a cupboard.
– He is allergic to seafood.
– He can’t drink coffee.
– He is the 3rd trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut.
– His role model: Busker Busker

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