His real name is Choi Seungcheol (최승철) and he was born on August 8th, 1995 in Daegu, South Korea. He is the youngest in his family with one older brother, and has a dog named Kkuma. He joined PLEDIS in 2010, and was meant to debut several times prior to joining SEVENTEEN. (NU'EST in 2012 and TEMPEST in 2012/2013).
- General Leader
- Leader of Hip-Hop Team
Music Video Appearances
|2011||Wonder Boy||AS BLUE||Dancer||Pre-Debut|
|Love Letter||Happy Pledis|
|2014||My Copycat||Orange Caramel|
|2017||KCON 2017 JAPAN||Mnet||Special MC||with Wonwoo and Mingyu|
|Dream Concert||SBS||with Super Junior's Leeteuk and actress Lee Sun Bin|
|M Countdown||Mnet||with Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Seungkwan, Vernon, Dino|
|2018||with DK and Dino|
|KCON 2018 JAPAN||with Wonwoo|
|M Countdown||with Hoshi and Wonwoo|
|2019||with Jeonghan and Joshua|
|KCON 2019 LA||with Joshua|
- ALLURE Korea: November Issue (2021)
- SINGLES KOREA: March 2022 Edition
Features with Other Members
- DAZED Korea: January Issue (2017) with Hip-hop Team
- W Korea (2020) with Hip-hop Team
- ESQUIRE Korea: November Issue (2021) with Hip-hop Team *COVER*
- ELLE Korea: February Issue (2022) with Jeonghan and Joshua
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
|2019||Live on Ice||tobi lou||17cg||✓||✓||✖|
|2017||LOTTO Remix||✓||✖||✖||with Hip-Hop Team|
|Un Haeng Il Chi (Concert ver.)||✓||✖||✖|
|What's The Problem||✓||✖||✖|
|2012||Super Woman||with Raina (Orange Caramel), (Pre-Debut)|
- Q&A (2015)
- 페노메노 (PHE · NOM · ENON) (2018)
- Nickname: Coups, Beagle leader, Cheol, Cheolie, ChoiDdoBbi, SeungHaengSeol, Camel, Scoupstastu, Cherry, Asparagus, Ratatouille, Ddaddu, Cherry
- Emoji: 🚩, 🍒
- Family: Mom, Dad, and older brother (born in 1993)
- Daegu Sang-in Elementary School (Graduated)
- Sangin Middle School (Graduated)
- Daejin High School (Move out)
- School of Performing Arts Seoul (Graduated in 2014)
- Hanyang University’s Institute for Future Talents (Practical Music Major K-POP Course)
- Specialty: Rap, Rap making
- Hobby: Playing games, sports
- Training Period: 6 years
- Favorite Numbers: 8
- Favorite Drinks: Latte
- Favorite Animals: Rabbit
- Favorite Body Parts: Eyes
- Favorite Colors: Red and White
- MBTI Personality types: INFP (Mediator)
- The meaning behind his real name is that Seung means clearly winning/winning and the Cheol means fair. It means to win fairly.
- He created his stage name himself. The S stands for Seungcheol and Seventeen. The Coups means big success. As a rapper, he wants to have his own cool name.
- He’s one of the original Pledis Boys.
- He was originally suppose to be a NU'EST member.
- He was formally a member of ‘Tempest’ before Seventeen was created.
- He’s a black belt in Taekwondo (learned it for 7 Years).
- He was voted by the other members as the manliest member.
- He was voted by the other members as the member with the most experience (as a performer/trainee).
- He’s the dad of the group.
- He can be aggressive when playing games.
- He doesn’t like rollercoasters.
- He said if he could add another member into the Hip Hop unit, he would add Hoshi so he could choreograph their choreographies for them.
- He was voted as the most reliable member
- He is the sugar daddy of Carats.
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