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Mnet’s rap battle show “Show Me The Money” has been gaining attention for its unique style. It is also the first hip-hop survival show in Korea. The show has also helped in raising the popularity of Korean hip-hop.

Last season, Bobby from YG Entertainment’s upcoming boy group iKON has grabbed the title with his team producers The Quiett and Dok2 of Team Illionaire.

Team Illionaire

In the fourth season, many idol rappers want to take the challenge and have auditioned for the hit hip-hop competition hoping that they could break the biases when it comes to idols who rap and be able to follow Bobby’s steps in getting the crown.

Currently, there are nine idol rappers who are confirmed to be auditioning for the fourth season of SMTM. Check out who they are below!


Winner’s Mino


Stage Name: Mino

Real Name:  Song Min Ho

Birth Date: March 30, 1993

Position: Main Rapper

Height: 178 cm

Read YG’s CEO Yang Hyun Suk’s thoughts on Mino competing in the show here!


VIXX’s Ravi


Stage Name: Ravi

Real Name: Kim Wonshik

Birth Date: February 15, 1993

Position: Main Rapper, Dancer

Height: 183cm

SPEED’s Taewoon


Stage Name: Taewoon

Birth Name: Woo Ji Seok

Nickname: Sage Taewoon

Birthday: May 11, 1990

Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist, Leader

Height: 184 cm



Stage Name: Buffy

Real Name:  Ju Hyeon

Birth Date: June 15, 1995

Position: Lead Rapper

Height: 178 cm

Hello Venus’ Lime



Stage Name: Lime

Real Name: Kim Hyelim

Birth Date: January 19, 1993

Position: Rapper

Height: 169 cm


EvoL’s Jucy


Stage Name: Jucy

Real Name:  Kim Jun Hee

Birth Date: April 24, 1992

Position: Main Rapper

Height: 167 cm

MONSTA X’s Jooheon


Stage Name: Jooheon

Real Name:  Lee Jooheon

Birth Date: October 6, 1994

Position:  Rapper

Topp Dogg members Kidoh and Yano


Stage Name: Kidoh

Real Name:  Jin Hyo Sang

Birth Date: December 16, 1992

Position:  Lead Rapper

Height: 178 cm


Stage Name: Yano

Real Name:  Seo Sang Won

Birth Date: September 27, 1995

Position:  Rapper, Maknae

Height: 178 cm

The fourth season of “Show Me The Money” will air in May or June.

What do you think of this line-up? Is your favorite idol rapper one of them?

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