Boo Seung Kwan (Korean: 부승관; born January 16, 1998), better known as Seungkwan, is a South Korean singer and songwriter under Pledis Entertainment. He is a member of the South Korean boy group SEVENTEEN.
- Main Vocalist
2015–present: Debut with Seventeen and solo activities
In 2015, Seungkwan debuted with the South Korea boy band, Seventeen. Their first EP 17 Carat was digitally released on May 29.
On March 21, 2018, Seungkwan, together with bandmates Hoshi ans DK debuted as a subgroup called SVT BSS, a common nickname for the three members together. The group released their debut single "Just Do It" and enjoyed a short promotion period.
Seungkwan was cast in the talk show Unexpected Q in 2018. He was awarded the Rookie (Music and Talk) award at the 2018 MBC Entertainment Awards.
In 2019, Seungkwan became a cast member for Prison Life of Fools, alongside Got7's JB, Jang Do-yeon, Jeong Hyeong-don and many more. Seungkwan has also been cast in the talk show Five Cranky Brothers in 2019.
|2018||Unexpected Q||MBC||Cast member|
|2019||Prison Life of Fools||tvN|
|Five Cranky Brothers||JTBC|
Music Video Appearances
|2014||My Copycat||Orange Caramel||Pre-Debut|
|2018||KCON 2018 JAPAN||Mnet||Special MC||with Jeonghan, Joshua|
|M Countdown||Mnet||with Jeonghan and Dino|
✓ = Participates as writing/composer/Arrange
✖ = Not participated as writing/composer/Arrange
|2016||Love & Letter||Pretty U||✓||✖||✖|
|Adore U (Vocal Team)||✓||✖||✖|
|Love & Letter Repackage Album||No F.U.N||✓||✖||✖|
|2019||You Made My Dawn||Home||✖||✓||✖|
|(Single)||Home (Chinese Ver.)||✖||✓||✖|
|2018||Just Do It||✓||✖||✖|
- Mother OST Part.5 (2018)
Awards and Nominations
|2018||MBC Entertainment Awards||Rookie Award (Music and Talk)||King of Mask Singer, Unexpected Q||Won|
- Nickname: Sr. Mic, MC Boo, DJ Boo, Boonon, Orange Boo
- Family: Mom, dad and 2 older sisters (born in 1989 and 1994)
- Donggwang elementary school (Graduated)
- Jeju Jeil Middle School (Moved out)
- Daemyeong Middle School (Graduated)
- Seoul Broadcasting High School (Graduated)
- Specialty: Singing, Saving the atmosphere/mood, Writing lyrics, MC, DJ-ing, Vocal imitations, Vocal director
- Hobby: Calligraphy, Basketball, Volleyball, Musical singing
- Training Period: 3 years and 2 months
- Favorite Drinks: Americano
- Favorite Animals: Puppy
- Favorite Body Parts: Cheek bones
- Favorite Colors: Pastel colors
- MBTI Personality types: ENFP (Campaigner)
- He joined Pledis Entertainment on June 2012.
- The meaning behind his real name is that Boo means ‘adult’, Seung means ‘success and ‘Kwan’ means generous. He wants to be a generous successor. He tries hard to be generous and loves giving energy to other people.
- Since his first year of elementary school, he participated in Childrens’ Song Festivals which were held in school. Since he’s from Jeju, he never thought of becoming a singer. Luckily, he got casted via an internet video his teacher recorded of him singing at the song festival because he was singing his/her favorite song.
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