Jung Ho Seok

Main dancer, rapper & sub vocalist

Achievements

 “1 Verse”

J-Hope release “1 Verse” on SoundCloud in 2015

 

 

KOMCA

Jung Hoseok featured on ‘Animal’ by Jo Kwon in 2012 and was credited as Jung Hoseok of BTS. He performed this song 2 times with Jo Kwon. This feature made Hoseok the first member to get officially verified on KOMCA (Korean Music Copyright Association)


Hope World

J-Hope released his first solo mixtape, Hope World, March 1st, 2018. His debut number at 63 (and peak at 38) made him the highest charting solo Korean artist on the Billboard 200 at the time of his release.

“Daydream”

‘Daydream’ peaked at #1 on the World Digital Songs Chart, making J-Hope among one of only 10 Korean groups to reach #1. He is the 5th korean artist, and the second korean soloist (after Psy) to place on the Artist 100.

 “Chicken Noodle Soup”

September 27, 2019 he released Chicken Noodle Soup ft Becky G, debuting at 81 on Billboard Hot 100, with 9.7 Million streams and 11,000 downloads, making J-Hope the first member of BTS To chart on the Hot 100 as a solo artist outside of the group, and the third korean solo artist to rank on the chart. CNS also debuted at #1 on World Digital Songs chart island it is J-Hope’s second song to achieve this.

“Chicken Noodle Soup”

Chicken Noodle Soup currently has 79 #1s on iTunes, which ties him with fellow BTS member Yoongi for being the 5th korean soloist with the most #1’s in history.

 

Donations

February 18, 2019, J-Hope donated 100 Million Korean Won (est $89k USD) to ChildFund Korea, in support of those attending his Alma Mater in Gwangju, he had previously donated 150M won to the same organization in Dec 2018

 

Spotify

Hoseok is the first Korean Soloist to surpass 3 Million followers on Spotify, currently only joined by fellow BTS member RM.