Kim Jinhwan (Korean: 김진환), better known as Jinhwan (진환) or Jay (제이), was born on February 7, 1994. He is the main vocalist and lead dancer of the South Korean boy group IKON.


Variety Shows[]

Year Name Channel Role Note
2015 Mari and I JTBC Cast with B.I
2017 AttractionTV OnStyle Guest Ep. 56
Living Together in Empty Room MBC with Bobby
The Nation's Big Three SBS
2018 Wednesday Food Talk tvN
Problematic Man with B.I, DK
King of Mask Singer MBC Contestant as Motorcycle

Music Videos Appearances[]

Year Name Artist Role Note
2013 Ringa Linga Taeyang (Big Bang) Pre-debut


  • Hobbies: Watching
  • He was introduced to YG Entertainment in 2013 as a student training along with B.I and Bobby band members where they can compete survival events Win: Who's Next against Team A, which consists of 6 people.
  • YG said he is the next Taeyang (Big Bang).
  • He has a sister (6 years gap).
  • He is very close to Bobby and B.I
  • He is the oldest member despite his cute face.
  • He wants to be a singer that can touch his audience's heart.
  • He doesn't like Hongseok (Mix & Match Contestant & Pentagon Member) when he first entered despite having the same age because he wants to drop the formalities.
  • He gave a ring written 'WINNER' on it to all the members of Team A and Team B.



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