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10 Things: K-Pop Idols Who Were Born Into Rich Families

K-Pop idols are rich, famous and glamorous, but did you know some of them were truly born that way?

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We hear a lot about the stories of K-Pop idols who went from nothing to everything. They started off in the small run down one room apartments, and eating ramen until the end of time. However, some idols were fortunate enough to start their careers off with a solid background. Here are the 10 K-Pop idols who were fortunate enough to be born into rich families!

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You’d never would’ve guessed that these humble and generous idols had so much.

 

1. EXO’s SuHo

SuHo’s father is a well known college professor, and he grew up in Apgujeong – one of the most wealthy areas of Seoul.

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2. TWICE’s Tzuyu

Tzuyu’s family ran 3 plastic surgery locations in various wealthy areas of Taiwan. Her parents are known as one of the largest investors with good reputations.

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3. GFriend’s UmJi

UmJi’s father is almost as famous as his daughter. UmJi’s father is a well known dentist with a solid status in the Moa Dental group with 60 practices.

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4. Super Junior’s Choi SiWon

Choi SiWon is one of the most famous idols who were born into wealthy families. SiWon’s father was a high executive at a famous innerwear brand company before passing it over to SiWon’s mother and moving on to a bigger company. Not only that, SiWon also owns multiple houses in Seoul just under his own name.

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5. NCT’s Ten

Ten studied at Shewsbury International School in Bangkok, which is said to cost about $25,000 a year – and that’s just the tuition! With 10 years of schooling, the total cost for his education was about $200,000. His sister’s also attending the school.

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6. Super Junior’s KyuHyun

KyuHyun’s father has been running an academy in Seoul for over 20 years, and has even opened up a school in Taiwan. His father continued onto open other school branches throughout the country.

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7. Z:EA’s Park HyungSik

KwangHee once revealed that HyungSik had over $16,000 in his bank account during his TRAINEE DAYS! His father is a high executive of the globally renown car company’s Korean branch, BMW.

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8. SNSD’s SooYoung

SooYoung bought a house in Gangnam for about 2.7 million won. Her wealth comes from her grandfather, who built one of the largest single houses in Seoul for his family. Her grandfather was the CEO of a famous architect company that helped build the Seoul Arts Center.

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9. 2PM’s Nichkhun

Nichkhun is very much famous as the Thai Prince. Nichkhun is an alumni of the Wanganui Collegiate School in New Zealand. The school’s year tuition costs about $40,000 and is famous for its alumni Prince Edward of the UK!

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10. GOT7’s Mark

Mark’s family owns a large house in the wealthy parts nears Los Angeles, which has its own very large swimming pool. His father used to be a business man, who apparently did well for himself. He drives luxury SUVs and always travels first class – according to his Twitter!

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10 Things: K-Pop Idols with Christmas Holiday Spirit 2016

You better not watch out, you better not cry, you better not pout, I’m telling you why: K-Pop idols are coming to town!

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It’s that time of the year, where we wrap gifts, prepare holiday cookies and sit around the fire celebrating another season of giving. K-Pop idols are also getting right into the Christmas season to spread holiday cheers! Our 10 Things for this week covers the 10 K-Pop idols who are totally ready with the Christmas and holiday spirit.

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Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah & Happy Happy Holidays, K-Pop fans!

 

1. TWICE

The 9 girls of TWICE dressed up in the cutest Santa outfits to celebrate the release of their special Christmas edition album of “TWICEcoaster: Lane 1”!

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2. DIA

DIA also dressed up in Christmas red for their winter concert posters. The girls can be seen holding presents, which were actually representing the special gift that they had prepared for their fans!

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3. Berry Good

Beautiful rookie girl group, Berry Good performed their new song ‘Don’t Believe’ on “Show Champion” today. The girls made the stage even more special by dressing up in cute holiday Santa outfits!

 

4. SF9

We can’t leave out the FNC family when we celebrate the holiday season! FNC’s youngest group, SF9 just released their surprise winter song for their fans. In the video, you can see the 9 boys all dressed up for their Christmas party!

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5. WJSN’s Cheng Xiao

Cheng Xiao’s had a busy year with her first class ticket to fame. Among her multiple schedules, our idol took to her guest appearance on “My Little Television” to dress up as a Santa goddess!

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6. Oh My Girl

Oh My Girl just celebrated their 2nd Christmas since their debut, and the girls made this year even more special by dressing up as Christmas fairies for their episode of “Idol 360 World”!

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7. “Infinity Challenge”

The whole cast of MBC’s famous show, “Infinity Challenge” dressed up as Santas for a special project! Through a series of quiz games, the cast chose Yoo JaeSeok as the special Santa and the rest became reindeers.

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8. 2NE1’s Dara

Dara’s been getting ready for Christmas since the beginning of the month! Just visit her Instagram and you’ll see pictures after pictures of Santa Dara giving out gifts in various countries.

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9. SEVENTEEN

A Christmas dream come true! What would we give to see the SEVENTEEN Santas climbing down our chimney with the adorable DK reindeer pulling their sleigh? The boys uploaded themselves in Santa suits as a teaser for an upcoming holiday gift!

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10. Kang SoRa

Although she’s not a K-Pop idol, she’s become the role model for many fans as she stole the heart of the one and only HyunBin! The A-Lister actor’s beautifully talented girlfriend has been celebrating the holiday season – not with her boyfriend (yet) – but with her fans through her various CF ads.

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10 Things: K-Pop Idols Who Nailed the Mannequin Challenge

The next PPAP virus is here, and it’s called the Mannequin Challenge! Find out which K-Pop idols got on board to stand perfectly still as a rock.

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Just when one virus fad starts to die down, a new challenge pops up to keep us entertained. K-Pop idols are loving this whole Mannequin Challenge where they stand perfectly still mid-motion while the camera makes its way around. It gives off the feeling that the we’re seeing the 3D version of one moment in time. A ton of idols have already gotten on board, but find out which of the idols nailed the best performance!

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Here’s our list of 10 K-Pop idols’ Mannequin Challenge that we loved the most!

 

1. GFriend

The GFriend girls were the first pick for M2’s Mannequin Challenge Music Video! The girls can be seen doing various poses at the Hong Kong hotel, where MAMA was being held.

 

2. K.A.R.D

Even before their debut, K.A.R.D made headlines for their unique and fun mannequin challenge. The group didn’t just do it with the 4 members, they got the whole production crew involved!

 

3. SF9

FNC’s rookie boy group, SF9 took on the challenge at their practice rooms. From ramen eating to difficult acrobatics, the boys showed us the average day at the SF9 studio in still-life!

 

4. Cosmic Girls (WJSN)

The cutesy girls of Cosmic Girls hung out at a cafe, and time stood still as each girl posed in a variety of still life positions. Each pose clearly showed each member’s characteristic to the T!

 

5. VICTON

VICTON took on the mannequin challenge as SuBin walked around the boys’ waiting room putting earbuds up ByungChan’s nose, slapping a frozen SeungWoo and more – eventually getting in trouble by his older brothers.

 

6. MOMOLAND

Have you ever seen such dorky and adorable mannequins before? Each of the MOMOLAND members posed in such odd and dorky poses. The girls shortly break into their cute “JJan! Koong! Kwang!” dance to finish off!

 

7. PENTAGON

1theK chose PENTAGON as their “Next to the Waiting Room Live” video’s guests. The boys begin by posing in still life inside their waiting room and Hui goes around playing jokes on the members!

 

8. VIXX

VIXX can arguably be the 1st K-Pop idols to start the mannequin challenge. The boys are back at it again as they pull a cute stunt on San E!

 

9. BLACKPINK

How can the hottest rookie girl group not participate in the hottest social media trend? BLACKPINK donned the challenge for a preview of 2016’s SBS Awards Festival!

 

10. SEVENTEEN

SEVENTEEN has completed the most challenging challenge of the mannequin challenge. The boys nail not only 1 type of pose, but three! Not to mention, each pose is so darn hilarious.

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