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S.Coups (에스쿱스) is a South Korean rapper under Pledis Entertainment. He is the leader of the boy group SEVENTEEN and the leader of Hip-Hop Team. He is the leader of the special sub-unit 'Leaders'.

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).



Music Video Appearances[]

Year Title Artist Role Note
2011 Wonder Boy AS BLUE Dancer Pre-Debut
Love Letter Happy Pledis
2012 Face NU'EST
Venus Hello Venus
2014 My Copycat Orange Caramel

Music shows[]

Year Title Network


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


Solo Features[]

  • ALLURE Korea: November Issue (2021)
  • SINGLES KOREA: March 2022 Edition

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 Writer Composer Arranger
2015 17 Carat Shining Diamond
Adore U
Ah Yeah
Boys Be Fronting
Love & Letter Chuck
Pretty U
Hit Song
Drift Away
Adore U (Vocal Team)
Monday To Saturday
Shining Diamond (Performance Team)
Love Letter
2016 Love & Letter Repackage Album No F.U.N
Very Nice
Going Seventeen BOOMBOOM
Lean On Me
Fast Pace
I Don't Know
2017 Al1 Don't Wanna Cry
If I
Crazy in Love
Teen, Age Change Up
Without You
2018 Director's Cut Thinkin' About You
We Make You Lean On Me (Japanese ver.)
Love Letter (Japanese ver.)
You Make My Day Oh My!
What's Good
Our dawn is hotter than day
(Single) Oh My! (Chinese ver.)
2019 You Made My Dawn Chilli
Getting Closer
Happy Ending (Single) Oh My! -Japanese ver.-
Healing -Japanese ver.-
An Ode Lie Again
독 : Fear
Let Me Hear You Say
Back It Up
Snap Shoot
2020 Heng:garæ My My
24H Chilli (Japanese ver.)
Together (Japanese ver.)
Semicolon AH! LOVE
2021 Your Choice Heaven's Cloud
Ready to love
Attacca I can't run away
Power of Love Snap Shoot (Japanese ver.)


Year Song Writing Composer Arrange
2019 9-TEEN

Other songs[]

Year Album Artist Song Writing Composer Arranger
2015 - Seventeen Feat.Ailee Q&A
2019 Live on Ice tobi lou 17cg


Year Song Writing Composer Arranger Note
2017 LOTTO Remix with Hip-Hop Team
Un Haeng Il Chi (Concert ver.)
What's The Problem
2018 SUKYO ? ? ?



Year Title Note
2012 Super Woman with Raina (Orange Caramel), (Pre-Debut)


Unofficial songs[]

  • 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)
  • Education:
    • 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:
  • 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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