BEAST stylized as ‘B2ST’ is a 6-members South Korean boy group who debuted in the end of 2009 with their album ‘BEAST IS THE B2ST’ which gained huge popularity for their song ‘Bad Girl’ and ‘Mystery’. They released five extended plays album and one full length studio album in Korean and one full length album in Japanese until now.
- Yoon Doo Joon (윤두준) was born in Seoul, South Korea on July 4th 1989 and he’s the leader, vocalist and rapper of the group. He was a trainee at JYP Entertainment, one of the top 3 entertainments in South Korea and later moved to Cube Entertainment, a former sub-entertainment of JYP.
- Jang Hyun Seung (장현승) was born on September 3rd 1989 and is the lead vocalist and lead dancer of the group. He is also part of the duo group ‘Trouble Maker’ which debuted in 2011 with Kim HyunA (김현아) from South Korean girl group 4MINUTE which debuted in 2008. He was a trainee at YG Entertainment and was supposed to debut in popular boy group BIGBANG but later joined Cube.
- Yong Jun Hyung (용준형) was born on 19th December 1989, and is the main rapper of the band. He has been featured in many various videos such as HyunA’s hit single ‘Change’, G.NA’s ‘I’ll Back Off So You Can Live Better’ (꺼져 줄게 잘 살아) and many others. He’s a former member of the boy band ‘Xing’ with Kevin from U-KISS.
- Yang Yoseob (양요섭) was born in Seoul, South Korean on 5th January 1990 and he’s the main vocalist of the group. He is also a permanent cast member of KBS’s TV Show ‘Oh! My School’ also known as ‘100 Points.
- Lee Gi Kwang (이기광) was born on 30th March 1990 and he is the lead vocalist and the main dancer of the group. He used to be a solo singer under the name ‘AJ’ also known as ‘Ace Junior’ and released a mini-album during his solo days called ‘First Episode: A New Hero’ on April 4th 2009. He later joined BEAST.
- Son Dong Woon (손동운) was born in Seoul, South Korea on 6th June 1991 and is the maknae of the group, he is also a vocalist and a rapper. He was a trainee at JYP Entertainment for two years and joined BEAST in December 2009.
BEAST has hosted many concerts so far:
1. Korean Music Festival in Los Angeles in 2010
2. Lotte Giant Special Concert in 2010
3. Welcome to Beast Airlines in 2010
4. Welcome Back to Beast Airlines in 2011
5. MBC Korean Music Wave in Bangkok, Thailand in 2011
6. Fan meet and concert in Bangkok, in 2011
7. United Cube Concert in 2011
8. K-Pop Music Festival in Sydney in 2011
9. Billboard K-Pop Masters in 2011
10. Korean Music Wave in Bangkok in 2012