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KEY is a member of the K-pop boy band SHINee.
|Name||KEY | 키|
|Full Name||Kim Kibum | 김기범 | 金起範|
|Born||September 23, 1991|
Suseong-gu, Daegu, South Korea
|Hometown||Dong-gu, Daegu, South Korea|
|Height||177cm | 5′-10″|
|Family||Mother, Father, Two Dogs|
|Education||Woosuk University (MA)|
Myongji University (BA)
Daegu Youngshin High School
Daegu Youngshin Middle School
Jimyo Elementary School
|Years Active||2008 – present|
|Position||Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Vocalist|
|2021||1st EP||BAD LOVE|
|2019||1st Album Repackage||I Wanna Be|
|Digital Single||Forever Yours|
|2019||Hit-and-Run Squad||Han Dongsoo|
|2017||The Guardians||Gong Kyungsoo|
|2016||Drinking Solo||Kim Kibum|
- He was born in Suseong-gu and raised in Dong-gu.
- Key got into SM Entertainment as a trainee after he passed a SM audition in 2005 and made his debut as a member of SHINee in 2008.
- Training Period: 3 years
- He stayed in LA, California for 6 months in elementary school.
- He wanted to become a news anchor and a teacher.
- Key graduated from Myongji University with a bachelor’s degree in musical performance.
- He is a Christian.
- He is a big fan of BoA. His middle school website username was boalover.
- He does not like working out.
- MBTI: ENTJ
- He was on his middle school dance team.
- He speaks Korean, English and Japanese.
- Key has a driver’s license.
- He hates carrots.
- Must-Have Travel Item: camera
- Mandatory Military Service
Republic of Korea Army
March 4, 2019 – October 7, 2020
- Nickname: Almighty Key
- Artists: BoA, David Guetta, Lady Gaga
She is a nurse.
He is a former bank branch manager.
- Comme des
Breed: Red Toy Poodle
Breed: Silver Toy Poodle