PC: Yue Hua Entertainment
WOODZ is a South Korean singer-songwriter. He made his debut as a member of the K-pop boy band UNIQ in 2014.
|Name||WOODZ | 우즈|
|Full Name||Cho Seungyoun | 조승연 | 曹承衍|
|Born||August 5, 1996|
|Hometown||Bundang-gu, Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea|
|Height||183cm | 6′-00″|
|Education||Global Cyber University|
Dong-Ah Institute of Media and Arts (dropout)
Hanlim Arts School
Adelino (in Brazil) → Reedley International School (dropout)
Cheongdam Elementary School
|Years Active||2014 – present|
|Fandom||MOODZ | 무즈|
|Official Color||PANTONE 1505C|
|Project Group||X1 (2019 – 2020)|
|Position||UNIQ: Main Rapper, Sub Vocalist|
X1: Vocalist, Rapper
|Label||Yue Hua Entertainment|
April 4, 2021
|2021||3rd EP||ONLY LOVERS LEFT|
- He auditioned for several entertainment companies (SM, JYP, YG, etc) more than 40 times.
- Audition songs: This Song by 2AM, So Sick by Ne-Yo
- He trained for a year and six months under YG Entertainment and made his debut as a member of Yue Hua X YG’s boy band UNIQ in 2014.
- After he graduated from elementary school, he spent two years in Brazil (a year in Santos and another year in Penápolis).
- After two years in Brazil, he spent a year studying English in the Philippine.
- His rap name Luizy is based on Luizinho, the name he used in Brazil.
- His English name is Evan.
- FLOO was his stage name candidate.
- Hand Size: 18cm
- He dropped out of Reedley International School and took his middle school equivalency exam.
- WOODZ graduated from Hanlim Arts School (Department of Practical Dance) in February 2016.
- He was a K-POP major at Dong-Ah Institute of Media and Arts, but he dropped out.
- He is a Entertainment & Media major at Global Cyber University.
- Fried rice is the best dish he can cook.
- He speaks Korean, English, Chinese and Portuguese.
- He gets inspired by nature, books, and movies.
- If he had not made it as a Kpop idol, he would have become a fashion designer or a coffee shop owner.
- If he could be born again, he would choose to be born in South Korea again.
- He has a driver’s license.
- He participated in Superstar K3, SHOW ME THE MONEY 5 and 6.
- MBTI: ENFP
- Nickname: All Rounder
- Color: orange, blue
- Flower: hydrangeas
- Ice Cream Flavor: cookies & cream
- Season of the Year: fall, winter
- Shoes: Converse shoes
- Sport: soccer
- Word: geongang (health), haengbok (happiness)
He passed away when WOODZ was 21.
He used to run a BBQ restaurant.
- M.O.L.A Crew: HoHo (guitarist), NATHAN (composer), JAMIE (Park Jimin), KINO (PENTAGON), VERNON (SEVENTEEN), and WOODZ are the M.O.L.A (Make Our Lives Awesome) crew members.
Produce X 101 (2019)
- He participated in Produce X 101 as a Yue Hua trainee after 9 years of training.
- Grade: B → B
References: ASK Allure, dxV Mini Interview, Melon TMI Battle, Tingle Interview, VLIVE, March 2020 1st Look, July 2020 W Korea, 200710 You Heeyeol’s Sketchbook
Kpop Idols Born in 1996 | Kpop Idols Born in August | Kpop Idols From Seongnam | Hanlim Arts School Alumni