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About Kim Jong Kook
South Korean singer Kim Jong Kook shot to fame in 1995 as a member of the now-defunct music group, Turbo. Before their separation in 2000, the group was one of the country’s most popular performers and sold lots of albums in Asia.
The band won the hearts of many music lovers with songs like "Cyber Love" and "Twist King". During their time together, they recorded six studio albums including their debut “280 km/h Speed” which was released in 1995.
After leaving the group, Kook worked as an independent artist. In 2001, he released his first single entitled "Because I'm a Man". Later that year, he issued his maiden album which was under the name “Renaissance”. His 2005 album “This Is Me” is considered as one of his most successful works earning him a number of laurels.
This entertainer is also a recognized actor. He has been used in many films and TV series such as “Wonderful Radio” and “The Girl Who Sees Smells”.
Family and Education
He was raised by his parents alongside his older brother. Singer Soya is his niece.
Kook studied at Shin Seong Middle High School and Myeong Hak Elementary School before enrolling at Hansei University. He also attended Dankook University’s Pop Culture Performing Arts.
With Turbo, he won awards like the SBS Music Award, the KBS Music Award and the Golden Disk Award. He has also won the KBS Entertainment Award and the Seoul Music Award as a solo artist.
He participated in the 2010 edition of the reality series entitled “Running Man”.
Some of his nicknames are “The Commander” and “Kookie”.
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F.A.Q. about Kim Jong Kook
When is Kim Jong Kook's birthday?
Kim Jong Kook's birthday is on April 25, 1976.
In how many days is Kim Jong Kook's birthday?
Kim Jong Kook's birthday is in 63 days
How old is Kim Jong Kook?
Kim Jong Kook is 47 years old.