9 Celebrities’ Uncanny Family Names That Make You Giggle
Sometimes you need to change your name to make it as a star in K-Pop or the music business.
Several idol stars changed their names early in their career to avoid confusion with another stars. Plenty of today’s biggest stars don’t go by their birth names, such as Zico, Leo and L. But you probably aren’t familiar with how they ended up with their current monikers. There are a ton of reasons why a celebrity would want to change their name on their way to making it big, even if the stage name they end up choosing isn’t particularly glamorous. To complete their perfect images, many hot names have been and are being made somewhere now.
Unlike many other idol stars using stage names, there’re 10 K-Pop stars who attracted public attention because of their unusual last names: Scroll through to discover the real names your favorite stars were born with.
9. Byun BaekHyun
Byun (59th in Korean family name ranking)
8 Do KyungSoo
Do (66th in Korean family name ranking)
7. Bang YongGuk
Bang (73rd in Korean family name ranking)
6. Pyo JiHoon
Pyo (79th in Korean family name ranking)
핸드폰 전원은 꺼주시고 옆 사람과의 불필요한 잡담도 하지 않았으면 좋겠습니다.
예술을 즐길 줄 아는 멋있는 BBC의 모습 기대하며..
from. 성숙한 공연문화를 위해
피오가…사랑하는 BBC에게^^ pic.twitter.com/NwKREPfcZP
— 블락비 (@blockb_official) 2016년 2월 6일
5. Ok TaecYeon
Ok (85th in Korean family name ranking)
꺄~~~ 지오디 짱~~ pic.twitter.com/n1cysXPIvQ
— taec yeon ok (@taeccool) 2015년 12월 16일
4. Yook SungJae
Yook (86th in Korean family name ranking)
— BTOB·비투비 (@OFFICIALBTOB) 2016년 1월 15일
3. Yong JunHyung
Yong (101th in Korean family name ranking)
2. Boo SeungKwan
Boo (110th in Korean family name ranking)
1. Dong YoungBae
Dong (127th in Korean family name ranking)