BTS Jungkook: Untold Story of ‘The Golden Maknae’ From Beyond the Stage

BTS Jungkook

This blog delves into the untold story of the young artist – BTS Jungkook’s life. From his humble beginnings in Busan, South Korea, to his meteoric rise to fame as the ‘Golden Maknae’ of BTS.  

Through interviews with his family, friends, and colleagues, and an in-depth analysis of his music and performances. This article explores the many facets of his success. And also, the impact he has had on the world of music and beyond. 

Who is BTS Jungkook? 

Jeon Jeong-Guk, better known by his stage name BTS Jungkook, is a multi-talented musician from South Korea. He serves as the lead singer, dancer, and rapper for the internationally acclaimed musical group Bangtan Sonyeondan, or BTS. As the youngest member of the group, it also features Kim Taehyung, Rap Monster, Jimin, Jin, Suga, and J-Hope. Jungkook has gained a massive following among young audiences thanks to his exceptional talent, particularly his rapping and dancing skills. 

Since joining BTS in 2013, Jungkook has become a sensation, not only in South Korea but across Asia, with his songs and music videos reaching massive audiences. In addition to his musical abilities, he is also known for his charming personality and striking looks. Including his long hair, tattoos, and eyebrow piercing, which have made him a heartthrob for many fans. 

Despite his popularity, however, he’s dating life remains a mystery, with no public information available about his relationships. Nevertheless, his appeal continues to attract fans of all ages and genders, and he is widely regarded as one of the most talented and beloved K-POP artists of his generation. 

Stage Name: Jungkook 
Birthday:September 1, 1997  
Age: 25 Years  
Sun Sign:Virgo  
Known As:Jeon Jungkook 
Born In:  Busan, South Korea 
Famous As:Lead Vocalist of K-Pop Band BTS, Rappers K-Pop Singers 
Height:5’10” (178 cm)  
Brother:   Jeon Jung Hyun (Older Brother)
Net Worth:$20 Million  


At the age of just 13, BTS Jungkook auditioned for the TV talent show ‘Superstar K’, but unfortunately, he was not selected. However, he did not give up and received offers from eight different talented organizations before ultimately being signed by Big Hit Entertainment. At the age of 14, he began learning dance from Movement Lifestyle, and in 2013, he joined BTS and made his debut with the song ‘No More Dream’ for their album ‘2 Cool 4 Skool’. Since then, he has released numerous hit songs and albums with his bandmates and has performed in many stage shows, touring several countries. 

The band’s success is evident from their massive fan following and worldwide popularity, as well as the numerous awards they have received, including the Melon Music Award, Golden Disk Award, Seoul Music Award, and Bonsang Award. 

In addition to his work with BTS, Jungkook has collaborated with other Korean artists and political leaders on the song ‘One Dream One Korea’, which highlights the connection between South Korea and North Korea and the desire for the unification of the two countries. He also appeared in Jo Kwon’s music video for ‘I’m Da One’ in 2012. 

Jungkook has also made several appearances on TV shows, including three episodes of ‘BTS China Job’ in 2014, as well as ‘Flower Boy Bromance’, ‘Special MC in Music Core’, ‘National Idol Singing Contest’, and the reality program ‘Flower Crew’ in 2016, alongside Jo Se-ho, Yoo Byung-Jae, and Ki Min-Seok. 

For those who are interested in BTS, other recommended members to check out are BTS V, BTS RM, BTS Suga, and BTS J-Hope

Personal Life  

Jeon Jeong-guk, who is famously known as BTS Jungkook, was born on September 1, 1997, in Busan, South Korea. He attended Baek Yang Middle school and later went on to study at Seoul School of Performing Arts, from where he graduated in February 2017. In addition to his love for music, he also has a keen interest in drawing and playing games, particularly soccer. 

He resides with his parents and his older brother, Jung Hyun, but aside from this, there isn’t much information available about his family. 


Beyond the Stage: The Untold Story of ‘The Golden Maknae’ BTS Jungkook has shed light on the remarkable journey of one of the most celebrated musicians of our time. From humble beginnings to international stardom, he’s dedication to his craft, combined with his natural talent and charming personality, has captured the hearts of millions around the world. 

As a member of BTS, Jungkook has not only created music that transcends borders and languages but also inspired a generation of young people to pursue their dreams relentlessly. Beyond the stage, he’s story is one of resilience, hard work, and passion, and it serves as a reminder that anything is possible with the right mindset and determination. 

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