ASTRO (아스트로) is a Korean band that consists of 6 members: JinJin, MJ, Cha Eunwoo, Moonbin, Rocky and Sanha.
The group debuted on February 23rd, 2016, under Fantagio Entertainment.

ASTRO Fandom Name: Aroha
ASTRO Official Fan Colors: Vivid Plum and Space Violet

JINJIN - LEADER - LEAD RAPPER - LEAD DANCER

Stage Name: JinJin (진진)
Birth Name: Park Jin Woo (박진우)
Position: Leader, Main Rapper, Lead Dancer
Birthday: March 15, 1996
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ilsan, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.
Height: 174 cm
Weight: 63 kg
Blood Type: A
Specialty: Drums

JinJin facts:

– His nickname is “Angelic Smile”
– Personality: a warm person
– He’s often called the Slow Rapper because of how slow he talks.
– In 2012 – 2015 he attended Hanlim Multi Arts High School (graduated)
– He attended NY Dance Academy in Ilsan (before joining Fantagio as trainee)
– He was the 5th trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut by Fantagio iTeen
– According to Eunwoo he is the latest member to wake-up in the morning.
– Jinjin revealed he & Eunwoo are the best English Speaker among ASTRO
– He can speak Korean, English & basic Chinese
– His favorite color is green.
– He can play drums & beatboxing.
– He always takes his cellphone with him, even when he goes to the bathroom.
– JinJin’s favorite drama: Emperor of the Sea, Jang Bogo (an ‘old school’ historical drama)
– In 2015 he participated in Fantagio Web Drama 투비컨티뉴드 ‘To Be Continued’
– Jinwoo was once featured in Eric Nam’s song ‘Can’t Help Myself’ 20160723
– His role model is G-Dragon (BigBang)
– JinJin and Wanna One’s Ong Seongwoo attended the same school but Ong is a senior. From there, they become close to each other.
– JinJin is good at beat boxing. (The Immigration).
– If he wouldn’t be a singer, he would be a drummer. (AlArabiya Interview)
– If Jinjin was a girl, he would date Eunwoo because he is extremely handsome.
– Jinjin and Moonbin are roommates. (al-Arabiya interview)
– JinJin’s ideal type: a girl with her own opinions and attitudes.

MJ - MAIN VOCALIST

Stage Name: MJ (엠제이)
Birth Name: Kim Myung Jun (김명준)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: March 5, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Suwon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 58 kg
Blood Type: O
Specialty: Lame Jokes

MJ Facts:

– His nickname is “The Happy Virus”, because he’s always laughing.
– Personality: he jokes a lot and is mischievous.
– Contestant of 2012 JYP Ent. x HUM Audition (won a one year scholarship from Seoul National University)
– Auditioned for JYP Ent. with iKON Donghyuk, Yang Hongseok, and Kim Jisoo (actor)
– In 2015 appeared in Fantagio Web Drama 투비컨티뉴드 “To Be Continued”
– MJ’s favorite superhero: Iron Man (Billboard x MMT Astro Interview)
– He calls himself “Smile Engine”.
– His favorite colors are Mint and Yellow.
– His favorite Marvel’s character is Iron Man.
– He is the most talkative member in the group.
– Shoe Size: 255
– His hobby is drawing.
– One of his special talents is impersonations. He’s shown us his impersonations of Kwanghee, Park Jaebum, Yoon Moon- Shik, Ha Dongyun, zion.t, Lee Sung Kyun and Lee Saedol
– He also does a great impression of a camel, chicken, baby chick and ‘aegyo duck’ (Weekly Idol – during Autumn Story promotions)
– He has a baby belly. And he doesn’t want to get rid of it for abs because he says its more soft to lay on your belly like that! (mentioned in vlive)
– His favorite food is seafood and he says he would like to open up a sushi restaurant one day.
– The first person he befriended when he joined Fantagio was Sanha.
– He wanted to be an architect when he was younger, however he gave up the dream when he realized how much studying was involved.
– Moonbin said MJ is a little bit weird (4D character)
– His role model is actor & singer Lee Seung-Gi
– MJ is friends with MYTEEN’s Xiheon.
– If MJ wasn’t a singer, he would be an architectural designer.
– If MJ was a girl, he would date himself. (“Astro Idol Party” 170109)
– MJ’s ideal type: A girl with a nice smile, a good sense of humor and who is similar to him.

CHA EUNWOO - VOCALIST - VISUAL - FACE OF THE GROUP

Stage Name: Cha Eunwoo (차은우)
Birth Name: Lee Dong Min (이동민)
Position: Vocalist, Visual, Face of The Group
Birthday: March 30, 1997
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sabon District, Gunpo, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 64 kg
Blood Type: B
Specialties: Swimming, Guitar, Violin, Piano, DJ-ing

Cha Eunwoo facts:

– Eunwoo has a little brother who is studying in China.
– His nickname is “Morning Alarm” – he always wakes up earlier and starts waking up the rest of the members.
– Eunwoo’s other nickname is “White Tee Guy” (because during Breathless era, he always wore white t-shirts).
– Personality: he seems chic, but he is very loyal
– He attended Suri Middle School, then Suri High School
– 2013 – 2016 Hanlim Multi Arts High School
– From 2016 – he is attending Sungkyunkwan University, Acting Major (accepted in November 2015)
– 2014/2015 Shara Shara Make Up Brand Ambassador
– In 2014 he appeared in KBS 9AM/PM News – Hallyu Star & Gangnam Style: Trainee Interview with Moonbin, Rocky, and Jinjin
– In 2014 he appeared in a movie: 두근두근 내 인생 “My Brilliant Life” as an imaginary teenage healthy version of Song Hyekyo & Kang Dongwon’s son – Ahreum
– In 2015 he acted in Fantagio Web Drama 투비컨티뉴드 ‘To Be Continued’
– In 2013 he participated to Mr.Pizza’s iTeen Audition Promotional Model with Moonbin
– Between 2014 – 2015 he was the face of the Korean cosmetics company Shara Shara.
– Jinjin revealed he & Eunwoo are the best English Speaker among ASTRO
– He is the 4th trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut by Fantagio iTeen
– He said he loves wearing tank top in good weather (esp. summer)
– He is considered the smartest member.
– He is the biggest eater in the band. His favorite food is meat.
– Eunwoo’s favorite soccer team: Real Madrid (Billboard x MMT Astro Interview)
– He likes to eat at night.
– He can play the Piano, Guitar, Flute & Violin
– His favorite color is Blue.
– His favorite soccer team is Real Madrid.
– His role model is actor & singer Seo Kang Jun (5urprise)
– Eunwoo was part of the staff of ‘Law of the Jungle in New Caledonia’.
– Eunwoo acted in the webdrama “My Romantic Some Recipe” (2016), in the Korean Drama “The best hit” (2017), he also had a cameo role in the webdrama “Revenge Not” (2017).
– Eunwoo did two special stages, one with Day6’s YoungK, N.Flying’s Jaehyun, Super Junior M’s Henry and B.I.G’s Benji, where they sang “Love Yourself” by Justin Bieber and he played the piano. And the other with VIXX’s Hyuk, Monsta X’s Hyungwon, Halo’s Ooon and UP10TION’s Wooshin, where they sang “Man Man Ha Ni” by U-KISS.
– His role models are EXO.
– If he wouldn’t be singer, he would be a teacher, a doctor, or an anchor.
– If Eunwoo was a girl, he would date Jinjin. (“Astro Idol Party” 170109)
– Chan Eunwoo’s ideal type: A girl that’s curious, wise and intelligent.

MOONBIN - LEAD VOCALIST - LEAD DANCER

Stage Name: Moonbin (문빈)
Birth Name: Moon Bin (문빈)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer
Birthday: January 26, 1998
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cheongju, Chungbuk , South Korea
Height: 181 cm
Weight: 64 kg
Blood Type: B
Specialties: Piano, Acting, Water Sports, Dancing

Moonbin facts:
– Family: father, mother, younger sister (Moon SooA: YG Trainee, Unpretty Rapstar Season 2)
– Personality: tender and warmhearted
– His nicknames are: U-Know MoonBin (유노문빈), Binnie (빈이), Sleepyhead, Puppycat (because he can make the face of a cat and the face of a puppy)
– In 2006 he appeared in DBSK’s Balloons MV (as Mini U-Know Yunho)
– In 2007 he appeared on SBS Star King as Mini DBSK – UKnow Yunho
– He was child model, ulzzang and actor.
– He debuted in 2004 as child model.
– In his childhood he filmed a Samsung CF.
– Education: Hanlim Multi Arts High School
– The food he dislikes: fish, egg yolk, tofu (Billboard x MMT Astro Interview)
– His favorite food is beef.
– He can play the piano.
– In 2012 Fantagio iTeen’s Audition modeled with Kang Chanhee & Lee Jaesung
– In 2013 he participated to Winter Audition with Mr. Pizza (with Dongmin, iTeenGirls: Hyonju and Sieun)
– In 2009 he appeared in KBS 2 Drama 꽃보다 남자 “Boys Over Flower” as young So Yijeong (Kimbum)
– He appeared in 2015 MNet Drama – 칠전팔기, 구해라 “Perseverance Goo Haera” Ep. 1
– He appeared in 2015 Fantagio Web Drama 투비컨티뉴드 “To Be Continued”
– Moonbin’s childhood best friends are Jung Chanwoo (now: iKON’s Chanwoo) and Kang Chanhee (SF9’s Chani)
– Moonbin & Chanwoo shared the same birth date (26.01.1998)
– His favorite color is Black.
– His hobby is playing video games.
– He loves American football and watching the NFL games.
– His role model is Taeyang (BigBang)
– Moonbin is close with GFriend’s SinB. Moonbin and SinB are childhood bestfriends.
– Moonbin doesn’t like raw fish.
– He likes shrimp nigri or meat nigri.
– Moonbin has an excellent olfactory sense (has a good sense of smelling). (The Immigration)
– Moonbin is known by Arohas as Astro’s Puppy-Cat.
– Moonbin is friends with BTS’ Jungkook. They met through Seung Joon of KNK who introduced them in ISAC.
– Moonbin is also good friends with Seventeen’s Seungkwan.
– If he wouldn’t be a singer, he would be an athlete, maybe a swimmer.
– If Moonbin was a girl, he would date Eunwoo because he is very handsome and he would take care of him.
– Moonbin’s ideal type: A girl with a good sense of humor.

ROCKY - MAIN DANCER - LEAD DANCER - VOCALIST

Stage Name: Rocky (라키)
Birth Name: Park Min Hyuk (박민혁)
Position: Main Dancer, Lead Rapper, Vocalist
Birthday: February 25, 1999
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jinju, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
Height: 177 cm
Weight: 63 kg
Blood Type: 0
Specialties: Cooking, Dancing, Taekwondo, Choreographer

Rocky facts:

– His nickname is “Chef Minhyuk”
– Personality: quiet, very reliable and hardworking
– Fantagio staff named him “Dancing Machine”
– In 2012 – 2015 he attended Eonbuk Middle School (graduated)
– In February 2015 – October 2015 he attended Seoul Music High School (moved)
– October 2015 – now Hanlim Multi Arts High School
– On July 14, 2011 Minhyuk auditioned for TVN Korea’s Got Talent.
– In 2015 he appeared in MNet Drama – Perseverance Goo Haera
– In 2015 he participated in Fantagio’s Web Drama 투비컨티뉴드 “To Be Continued”
– Rocky was a participant in “Hit the Stage”.
– He knows Taekwondo (he holds a fourth rank (Black Belt) now)
– He revealed he is a big eater.
– His favorite color is Red.
– Minhyuk is the 1st trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut.
– He would love to go camping with his bandmates.
– He created the choreography for the Astro MVs “Fireworks” and “Wake up call”.
– He attended the same dance school along with SinB of GFRIEND and Eunseo of WJSN.
– If he wouldn’t be a singer, he would be a dance teacher.
– His role model is G-Dragon (BigBang)
– Rocky is friends with Monsta X’s Jooheon.
– Lee Suhyun of Akmu once mentioned in an interview that he went bowling with Kim Sae-ron, Rocky of Astro and Seungkwan of Seventeen. he mentioned that they are close friends.
– If Rocky was a girl, he would date Sanha.
– Rocky’s ideal type: A caring, cute and nice girl.

SANHA - LEAD VOCALIST - MAKNAE

Stage Name: Sanha (산하)
Birth Name: Yoon San Ha (윤산하)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Maknae
Birthday: March 21, 2000
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Height: 184 cm
Weight: 60 kg
Blood Type: AB
Specialties: Guitar, Flexible Body, Dancing, Fast Learning

Sanha facts:

– His nickname is “Beagle”
– Personality: pure and innocent
– He has 3 older brothers.
– He learned to play guitar from his dad and brothers.
– He attended A-Sound Music Academy, originally he was studied under vocal class and he mastered how to play guitar in 8 months.
– He is Christian.
– His hobbies: Eating
– He has flexible body, he can fit in a bag or in a cupboard.
– He is allergic to seafood.
– He can’t drink coffee.
– His favorite color is Pink.
– His shoe size is 260.
– He was accepted as Fantagio iTeen’s trainee on December 16, 2012
– In 2015 he participated in Fantagio’s Web Drama 투비컨티뉴드 “To Be Continued”
– He is the 3rd trainee that was officially introduced with Photo Test Cut.
– Sanha almost didn’t make it into Astro, but then he had a growth spurt and was then able to be included!
– He likes to bully his hyungs a lot. XD
– His role model: Busker Busker
– If he wouldn’t be a Kpop singer, he would most probably be a guitarist.
– If Sanha was a girl, he would date himself. (“Astro Idol Party” 170109)
– Sanha’s ideal type: A girl who thinks about him a lot and asks him about his day.

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