In the world of K-Pop, it is very easy to notice some idols with interesting stage names. The reason to have stage name is to give an impression to the public and stand out from the competition in the industry. Some fans find it easier to call them by their stage but some also find it easier to call it by their real name.
It was noticed that there are several idols who have both beautiful stage and real names. Let’s find out who they are!
#1 BTS‘s RM
Known as the leader of BTS and also Kim NamJoon, RM is one of the idols that have both pretty stage and real names. It was noted that the Chinese characters for his real name give the meaning of handsomeness for male.
#2 EXO‘s Xiumin
Of course, we could not miss out Xiumin from EXO! His real name is Kim MinSeok and well-loved by his fans too. One of his Chinese characters also represents jade.
#3 Block B‘s Zico
We all know who is Zico is but we never really heard him talk about his real name. For those who do not know, his real name is called Woo JiHo!
#4 Nu’est W‘s JR
Did you also recognize JR from Nu’est W? His real name is Kim JongHyun and was known to the nation’s leader ever since he had displayed his leadership skills on Mnet “Produce 101” Season 2!
#5 Stray Kids‘ I.N
Some fans might already know about this but Stray Kids’ I.N real name is actually Yang JeongIn. He decided to make use of the last syllabus of his name and called himself I.N.