Kim Tae Hyung

Lead dancer, vocalist & visual  

Achievements

“Someone Like You”

December 30, 2014, Taehyung released a cover of “Someone Like You” by Adele on Soundcloud.

 

 

“Hold Me Tight”

He was first credited for music composition in The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 1 when he co-wrote and co-produced the song “Hold Me Tight“.

“Hug Me”

On June 1, 2015,  Taehyung released, unofficially, a cover of “Hug Me” with BTS bandmate J-Hope on Soundcloud.

 

Hwarang

In 2016, V made his acting debut with a supporting role in KBS2’s historical drama Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth under his real name.

 

“It’s Definitely You”

He also collaborated with fellow BTS member Jin for the Hwarang soundtrack entitled “It’s Definitely You“.

“4 O’ClOCK”

June 8, 2017, he released “4 O’CLOCK“, a song he co-produced with fellow BTS member RM, to celebrate BTS’ fourth anniversary.

 

 Most Handsome Face

In 2017 Taehyung was officially declared as the most handsome face of The Year by TC Candler.

 

“Singularity”

In May 2018, his second solo song, “Singularity” was released as the trailer for BTS’ then upcoming third LP, Love Yourself: Tear. A month after its release, The Guardian added “Singularity” to its “Top 50 songs for the month of June 2018” playlist. Billboard included it in their Critics’ list of the “Top 50 BTS songs” at number 28.

Medal

On October 24, 2018, V became one of the youngest recipients of the prestigious fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit medal, awarded to him by the President of South Korea along with the other members of BTS for their role in the spread of Korean culture.

 

Google search

In 2018, Eugene Investment & Securities Co., Ltd. conducted analytical research on Google search trends relating to the K-pop industry. “V” ranked first on the chart, meaning it was the number one most searched keyword for the past five years in South Korea.

 

“A Brand New Day”

On June 14, 2019, V, together with fellow BTS member J-Hope, collaborated with Swedish singer Zara Larsson on a song called “A Brand New Day” for the soundtrack album of their mobile game BTS World.

“Scenery”

On January 30, 2019, Taehyung  released his first full solo track outside of BTS, “Scenery”, through BTS’ SoundCloud page.

“Winter Bear”

Seven months later, he released his second solo song and his first full English song entitled “Winter Bear” through SoundCloud, accompanied by a self-directed music video via BTS’ YouTube channel on August 9. He co-produced the track together with RM, Hiss Noise, and Adora. He also photographed the cover artwork using his pseudonym Vante.

 

Most Handsome Man

Again in 2020 Taehyung was declared as the Most Handsome Man of  The Year by TC Candler.

 

“Sweet Night”

In 2020, V participated in a song titled “Sweet Night” for the soundtrack of the JTBC drama Itaewon Class which was released on March 13, 2020. Produced, written and sung by V, the indie pop song is entirely in English. The song received generally favourable reviews for its composition, vocal performance and warm lyrics and debuted at number 2 on Billboard‘s U.S. and currently hold the record of most No.1s on worldwide iTunes with a total of 116 countries.