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From 2nd album "TAKE.2 WE ARE HERE" (2019)
Stage Name I.M
Birth Name 임창균Im, ChangGyun
Birth Jan 26, 1996 in South Korea
(Cheomdan District, Gwangju-si)
Body Features Height: 177cm;  Blood type: O
Family Parents, Older brother
Occupation(s) Singer
Debut May 14, 2015 as a member of MONSTA X
Label Starship Entertainment
Military Service expected to enlist in 2024


I.M is a member of MONSTA X.

1. History

⋅In 2013, had been pronounced to make a debut as a member of 5-member male group "Nu'Bility" in early 2014. However, the plan was aborted.1
⋅When the survival show "NO.MERCY" for selecting members of MONSTA X was already on air, he passed the audition for Starship ent. and was added to the show at once.2

⋅debuted as a member of MONSTA X. (May 14)3
⋅acted as the MC for the show "Simply K-POP". (Aug ~ Sep)

⋅released song "WHO AM I". (May 5)   Audio
⋅released song "Madeleine". (Oct 19)   MV

⋅acted as the MC for the show "K-RUSH". (May ~ Jun)   Clip

⋅released song "HORIZON" with ELHAE. (Apr 19)   MV

2. Trivia

⋅He was added to in the middle of the survival show "NO.MERCY" without prior notice just after he passed the audition. It is said the agency needed the member who speaks English.
⋅As the agency wanted, he does active work with his fluent English.4   BBC interview
⋅His father is a professor of immunology at POSTECH.5
⋅He moved to Israel when he was one year old and lived there for four years.
⋅After Israel, he spent his childhood in Boston, the USA.
⋅He dropped out of high school to be a singer.
⋅Kihyun said he sleeps quietly.

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  1. pre-debut event

  2. Chicago Tribune interview

  3. Professor Im, ShinHyuk