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Hoshi (호시) is a South Korean performer and choreographer under Pledis Entertainment. He is a member of the boy group SEVENTEEN and the leader of 'Performance Team'. He is also part of the special sub-units, 'BSS' and 'Leaders'.

Hoshi released his first solo mixtape, Spider, worldwide on April 2, 2021.


  • Position:
    • Leader of Performance Team
    • Main Dancer
    • Lead Vocalist
    • Sub Rapper


TV Shows[]

Year Name Channel Role Notes
2018 The Creaking Heroes MBC Member

Music Video Appearances[]

Year Title Artist Note
2012 Face NU'EST Pre-Debut
Venus Hello Venus
2014 My Copycat Orange Caramel

Music shows[]

Year Title Network Role Note
2016 M Countdown Mnet Special MC with Joshua
2017 Inkigayo SBS
M Countdown Mnet with S.Coups, Joshua, Jun, Seungkwan, Vernon, Dino
2018 with Jeonghan and Wonwoo
M Countdown Mnet with S.Coups, and Wonwoo
2019 Inkigayo SBS with Mingyu
KCON LA 2019 Mnet with Vernon


Solo Features[]

  • IZE Magazine: The Idol On Stage (July 2019) *Book Type Interview*
  • ELLE Korea (2020)
  • KNIGHT China April Issue (2021)
  • ESQUIRE Korea May Issue (2021)
  • The Thirteen Tapes (TTT) Vol. 1/13 (May 2021) *Pledis Issued Photobook*
  • ALLURE Korea September Issue (2021)
  • SPOTLiGHT Japan Issue No. 013 (March 2022) *FRONT COVER*
  • VOGUE korea (August 2022)

Features with Other Members[]

Features with All of SEVENTEEN as a Group[]

  • IZE Magazine: August Issue (2015)
  • KWAVE December Issue (2015)
  • CeCi Magazine: December Issue (2015)
  • IZE Magazine: December Issue (2015)
  • 10+ Star: TENASIA March Issue (2016)
  • CeCi Magazine: May Issue (2016)
  • @star1 Vol.50 (May 2016)
  • IZE Magazine (May 2016) *PHOTOBOOK*
  • haru*hana Magazine (Japan) Vol.36 (May 2016)
  • AnAn Magazine (Japan) 21 June 2017
  • @star1 Vol.64 (July 2017)
  • DAZED Digital Magazine (July 2017)
  • CeCi Magazine: October Issue (2017)
  • HIGH CUT Vol.208 (October 2017) *COVER*
  • CeCi Magazine: January Issue (2018)
  • SINGLES Korea: April Issue (2018) *COVER*
  • Sparkling Magazine’s Spring 2018 Issue *COVER*
  • 1st LOOK Vol.155 (May 2018) *COVER*
  • AnAn Magazine (Japan) 30 May 2018 *COVER*
  • @star1 Vol.77 (August 2018) *COVER*
  • CREA Magazine: October Issue (2018)
  • SPARKS Japanese Idol Magazine Vol.1 (November 2018) *COVER*
  • THE STAR: February Issue (2019)
  • SPARKS Japanese Idol Magazine Vol.2 (April 2019)
  • AnAn Magazine (Japan) 13 May 2019 *COVER*
  • AnAn Magazine No. 2187 (Japan) February 2020 *COVER*
  • SPRiNG Magazine (Japan): March Issue (2020)
  • BILLBOARD Korea Vol.3 (April 2020) *COVER*
  • Monotube Magazine Vol.2 (July 2020) *Thief & Heist Collaboration*
  • HARPER`S BAZAAR: January Issue (2021) *COVER*
  • MORE Magazine Japan: January Issue (2022) *COVER* [Jun and The8 weren't able to participate due to activities in China]


= Participated

✖ = Didn't participate

SEVENTEEN Discography[]

Year Album Song Writing Composer Arrange
2015 17 Carat Jam Jam
Love & Letter Still Lonely
2016 Love & Letter Repackage Album No F.U.N
Going Seventeen HIGHLIGHT
Fast Pace
2017 Al1 Don't Wanna Cry
Swimming Fool
Teen, Age Change Up
Without You
Bring It
2018 Director's Cut Thanks
We Make You Highlight (Japanese ver.)
2019 You Made My Dawn Shhh
Getting Closer
An Ode 247
2020 Heng:garæ Together
24H 247 (Japanese ver.)
Together (Japanese ver.)
Semicolon Light a Flame
2021 Your Choice Wave
Attacca PANG!
2022 Face the Sun, Sector 17 IF you leave me
Sector 17 CHEERS

Discography as a soloist[]

Year Song Writing Composer Arranger
2021 Spider

BSS Discography[]

Year Song Writing Composer Arranger
2018 Just Do It

 Other songs[]

Year Album Artist Song Writing Composer Arranger
2017 - Hoshi HURRICANE
2018 Digital Single Bumzu & Han Dong Geun Forever Young
2018 - Hoshi Touch
2021 - Hoshi 호랑이 Power (Tiger Power)



Unofficial songs[]


  • Nickname: Mr.Dumbell, 10:10 Ok’Clock, Kwon Fire, Kwon Ham-Ji, Kwon-Spoiler, Prince Hoshi, Spider, Tiger
  • Emoji: 🐹, 🐯
  • Family: Mom, dad and older sister (born in 1995) 
  • Education:
    • Maseok Elementary School (Graduated)
    • Maseok Middle School (Graduated)
    • Maseok High School (Graduated)
    • Dong-Ah Institute of Media and Art (K-POP Major) (Drop out)
    • Hanyang University’s Institute for Future Talents (Practical Music Major K-POP Course)
  • Specialty: Choreography, Taekwondo (Black Belt)
  • Hobby: Dancing, Working out
  • Training Period: 4 years
  • Favorite Drinks: Soda
  • Favorite Animals: Tiger 🐯
  • Favorite Body Parts: Eyes
  • Favorite Colors: Black, Blue, White
  • Favorite Artists: SHINee
  • Favorite Flower: Hibiscus
  • MBTI Personality types: INTJ (Architect)
  • The meaning behind his real name is that Kwon means ‘power’, Soon means ‘innocent and Young means ‘glorious’. It means to be powerful by being innocent and glorious. He thinks he’s a powerful team leader for the Performance team. 
  • His stage name means "gaze of the tiger" and was made by combining two Korean words: "horangi" (tiger) and "shiseon" (gaze). He chose this name because he feels he turns into a tiger when he's on stage. 
  • In Japanese, Hoshi means 'star', so he uses both meanings.
  • He said the hardest time in his life was when his friends and family would ask him when he would debut but he couldn’t tell them since he didn’t know himself. 
  • He was voted by the other members as the member with the most aegyo.
  • He was voted by the other members as the most hard working member, along with Jihoon. 
  • He choreographs most of Seventeen’s routines.
  • He is a black belt in Taekwondo and was a Taekwondo champion when he was young. He says Taekwon poses are similar to dance moves and that’s how he became interested in dancing. When he was in middle school, he created his own dance club and participated in competitions and won first in city competition. He got casted by participating in the district competition. 
  • His role model is choreographer Keone Madrid. He says his dances are original and attracts people with the beats. He wants to be a person who is original and stylish when it comes to dance and improves himself by performing. 
  • S.Coups chose Hoshi as the member who could be the leader, he says he has a lot of charisma.
  • He is also the energy of the group.
  • He is known for spoiling the groups comebacks very often.
    • In the Going Seventeen : Hide and Seek Horror, he spoiled Left&Right by playing the song and dancing to it.
  • His personality that shows often is considered to be an extrovert but he also has an introvert side to himself that the members has talked about.
  • He did a VLIVE in Woozi's studio using autotune. There he also created a rap song based on Seungcheol's Hat and wardrobe.
  • He officially opened his instagram on International Tiger's Day (July 29), at exactly 10.10 PM KST.



Official Links[]


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