Over the past couple of years, there have been such a huge surge in the number of K-pop bands in South Korea and amongst the reigning band’s in the Asian country today is the boy group called Victon. The name ‘Victon’ is an acronym for “Voice To The New World”. The band was created by Play M Entertainment in 2016. Victon is an all-boys band which consists of 7 members – all from South Korea. The group’s genre is mainly K-pop with a little blend of hip hop and dance-pop.
5 Lesser Known Facts About Victon K-Pop Boy Group
1. The band was originally signed to Play A Entertainment
Play M Entertainment is a South Korean entertainment company formed in 2019. The company was created following the merger of 3 companies, Plan A Entertainment, Fave Entertainment, and Kakao M Label. Initially, Victon used to perform under Plan A Entertainment until it merged and has now become Play M Entertainment. The band signed with Plan A Entertainment in 2016, three years before the merger. It is one of two bands signed to Play M Entertainment and the only all-boys band signed to the label.
2. The ages of each member of VICTON and their birth names
The eldest of the Victon band is Seungwoo, he was born on December 24, 1994, in Busan, South Korea. His birth name is Hun Seung Woo.
Seungsik was born as Kang Seungsik and he was born in Gyeonggi, South Korea on April 16, 1995.
Chan was born as Heo Chan on December 14, 1995. Chan was born in Seongnam, South Korea. Sejun’s birth name is Lim Se-jun and he was born in South Korea just like every other member of the VICTON band. He was born on May 4, 1996.
Hanse is the stage name of Do-Hanse. He was born on September 25, 1997, in South Korea. Byungchan, on the other hand, was born as Choi Byung-chan in Jeonju, South Korea on November 12, 1997. ]
And the youngest member of the band is Jung Su-bin who goes by the stage name Subin. He was born on April 5, 1999, in Daejeon, South Korea.
3. Who is the tallest of the Victon Group?
The tallest member of the band is Byungchan, he stands at a height of 185 cm and weighs 62 kg. Seungwoo is the closest to Byungchan in height as he stands at a height of 184 cm and weighs 63 kg.
Sejun and Seungsik share the same height stats as they both are 180 cm tall and each weighs 65 kg as well. Chan comes next in line in height as he stands at 177 cm and weighs 62 kg.
Hanse comes behind Chan, as he stands at 176 cm tall and weighs 62 kg. The shortest member of the band is Subin who stands at a height at 175 cm and weighs the least as well, 61 kg.
4. Victon Favorites
Seungwoo loved playing soccer as a kid and wanted to become a soccer player. He also enjoys reading, writing lyrics and spending time alone.
Seungsik’s favorite color is black. He is more interested in composing songs. Before going to bed, Seungsik makes sure to eat food that is good for his throat, apply skincare and fill water into a humidifier.
Chan loves to talk a lot. His favorite thing is music. He loves hip hop and urban choreography and loves dancing.
Sejun loves to eat a lot and loves honey. He loves playing video games and plays leagues of legends. His favorite color is white, black and red.
Byungchan loves shopping and playing video games. His favorite color is black. His favorite VICTON song is I’m Fine. He loves martial arts and is interested in learning it.
Subin loves pets and has a cat named Mimi and a dog named Toto. He loves listening to music and his favorite music genre is R&B. He also loves playing video games and watching action films.
5. The band’s social media presence
The band is very much active on various social media platforms. They have their highest following on Instagram, where over 312 thousand people follow them on their handle @VICTON1109. On YouTube, their channel @VICTON has over 230 thousand subscribers and its contents have been viewed over 14 million times. On their Twitter page which has the same handle as their Instagram, they have followers of about 230 thousand.