NU’EST is the newest quintet K-pop group created by Pledis Entertainment. They are said to be the hottest K-pop group introduced to us by Pledis. Plus, they are the first all male K-pop group formed by Pledis. The group released their debut album last March 2012. The first album ‘FACE’ received positive feedback by the K-pop community. They currently attract many fan bases that range from different age brackets.
The NU’EST members are JR, MinHyun, Ren, Aron and Baekho. Before their debut as a K-pop group the boys were featured as the backup dancer for After School‘s MV. They made appearances in other MVs of artists from the same label.
Kim Jong Hyun (JR) is the leader of the K-pop group. He is the main rapper and dancer. He was born on June 8, 1995. Kim Jong Hyun’s specialty is dancing and rapping. He looks innocent but has powerful charisma.
Kwak Young Min (Aron) is the lead rapper and dancer of NU’EST. He was born on May 21, 1993. Aron was born in Los Angeles, California. He is Korean-American. Aron is the romantic guy and ladies’ lover of the group. He is known for his charming personality.
Hwang Min Hyun (MinHyun) is the face of the K-pop group. He is called the Shanghai Boy. He was born on August 9, 1995. MinHyun is the lead vocalist and dancer of NU’EST. He loves girls who can cook well and a fashionista. MinHyun is conservative and intellectual.
Kang Dong Ho (Baekho) is the prince of the group. He was born on July 21, 1995. He is the main vocalist and dancer of NU’EST. He confessed that he loves girls who can cook delicious food. He is known for his sexy and masculine features.
Choi Min Ki (Ren) is the sub-vocalist of NU’EST. He was born on November 3, 1995. He is the sub-vocalist and dancer of the group. Ren loves girls who are nature lover. He is an unpredictable guy with metro sexual features.
Pledis Entertainment revealed the group’s members on January 16. They were seen on the streets of Seoul as the date of their debut neared. Their song ‘Face’ was composed by Swedish songwriter. They will also star in their own reality show, which will show the beginning of their career. The reality program is called “Making of a Star: NU’EST, Landing Operation”.
NU’EST members MinHyun and Ren walked the runways during the Seoul Fashion Week. The boys also performed at the Music Bank with their tracks ‘Face’ and ‘I’m Sorry’.