Shinee (umumnya ditulis sebagai SHINee) adalah boy band Korea Selatan yang beraliran R&B Kontemporer. Dibentuk oleh SM Entertainment pada tahun 2008, SHINee terdiri dari Onew, Jonghyun, Key, Minho, dan Taemin. Penampilan pertama mereka pada 25 Mei 2008 dalam acara Popular Songs di SBS. Mereka membawakan singel promosi, “Nunan Neomu Yeppeo (Replay)” (“누난 너무 예뻐 (Replay)”).
Birth Name: Lee Jin Ki (이진기)
Stage Name: Onew (온유)
Nickname: Leader Onew
Birthday: December 14, 1989
Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist
Height: 178 cm
Training: Since 2006 S.M. Academy Casting
Hobby/ Interests: Listening to music, playing the piano, speaking Mandarin, and eating chicken
– Can be quite blur at times.
– Feels shy about presenting himself to people, and because of it, he did not dare to participate in auditions.
– The Leader who commits the most mistakes during practices.
– Good in studying.
– The Leader who cries in the car secretly after getting injured.
Birth Name: Kim Jong Hyun (김종현)
Stage Name: Jonghyun
Nickname: Bling Bling Jonghyun
Birthday: April 8, 1990
Position: Main Vocalist
Height: 174 cm
Training: Since 2005 S.M. Casting System
Hobby/Interests: Watching movies, Poppin (dance), writing lyrics, playing the piano, Mandarin
Appearances: Zhang Li Yin’s 交錯的愛 (Wrongly Given Love)
Family: Parents, sister
– Shortest in the whole group.
– He said that the first line of “Love like oxygen” sounds like Michael Jackson’s style.
– Wakes up the earliest in the dorm.
– “Bling Bling Jonghyun”, does it sound weird? He uses it all the time, be it during messaging or talking, he uses it.
– Will tend to talk at a really fast speed when he gets nervous, but because he talks a lot usually, nobody ever notices that habit of his.
– Is very proficient in the guitar, bass and piano.
– Is not scared of the camera at all, a 180 degree display or 360 degree all show? Just state it.
– Feels that he is a good hyung, and a good dongseng to the members.
Birth Name: Kim Ki Bum (김기범)
Stage Name: Key (키)
Nickname: The Almighty Key
Birthday: September 23, 1991
Position: Vocalist, Lead Rapper
Height: 181 cm
Training: Since 2005 S.M. National Tour Audition Casting
Hobby/Interests: Rapping, dancing, water skiiing, English, Mandarin
Appearances: Attack of the Pin-Up Boys (2007)
– He will go to the CD shop and ask, “Where are the SHINee CDs? Are they selling well?”
– Good at saying honeyed words, but hearing lines like “Are you hurt? I am hurting too.” makes him burst out in laughter.
– He has a love-hate relationship with horror movies and horror stories.
– Is confident that he can be a gourmet chef, nobody can escape his dumplings trap.
– The group’s No.1 in fashion.
– Has phobia of heights.
Birth Name: Choi Min Ho (최민호)
Stage Name: Minho
Nickname: Flaming Charisma Minho
Birthday: December 9, 1991
Position: Main Rapper, Face of The Group
Height: 184 cm
Training: Since 2006 S.M. Casting System
Hobby/ Interests: Soccer, basketball, performing, English
Appearances: Ha SangBaek’s Fashion Show (March 2008), 2008/2009 F/W Pret-a-Porter Busan Fashion Show (May 2008)
Family: Parents, older brother
– In Ha SangBaek’s Fashion Show, he walked down the run-way like a robot.
Birth Name: Lee Tae Min (이태민)
Stage Name: Taemin
Nickname: Handy Boy Taemin / Maknae Taemin
Birthday: July 18,1993
Position: Vocalist, Main Dancer, Maknae
Height: 179 cm
Training: Since 2005 S.M. Open Weekend Audition Casting
Hobby/ Interests: Listening to music, Poppin (dance), playing the piano, Mandarin
Family: Parents, older brother
– He’s considered the best dancer out of the group despite being the youngest.
credits: sumandu, Kpop Guru