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JYP Entertainment reveals profiles and statements from GOT7's JB and Mark

By alim17   Friday, January 3, 2014   335,046   1,574   401



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JYP Entertainment revealed teaser images for two members of upcoming 7-member boy group GOT7 the other day.  They also released profiles of JB and Mark, as well as their personal statements to greet everybody!  Check out their information and what they say below.

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Name: JB (Lim Jae Bum)

Birthday: January 6, 1994

Height: 179 cm (~5' 11")

Weight: 66 kg (~146 lbs)

Education: enrolled in Konkuk University's Film Department

Blood Type: A

Hobbies: bus vacations, movie watching, getting fresh air, looking for restaurants, photography

Specialty: b-boying

Ideal Type: someone I like who catches my eye

Favorite Food: Korean stews

Favorite Musician: D'Angelo

Work Experience:

JYP 5th Open Audition 1st Place (2009)

KBS 2TV's 'Dream High 2' (2012)

JJ Project Single Album (2012)

MBC's 'When A Man Loves'

He Says: Hello.  It's JB.  My real name is Lim Jae Bum.  I am the leader and vocalist in the group, and as a bonus, I represent the chic image. ^^ I came in 1st place at the JYP Open Audition in 2009!!  I came in that way, went into the public eye before the others did through 'Dream High 2,' and released an album under JJ Project for a total of four years of preparation.  I hope we become a team that wins until the very end by taking care of one another, helping one another, and leading each other well despite areas that may be lacking.  I also hope we get along well like a family all the time!  We hope you watch GOT7 closely!

Name: Mark (Mark Yl-En Tuan)

Birthday: September 4, 1993

Height: 175 cm (~ 5' 9")

Weight: 59 kg (~ 130 lbs)

Education: completed 10th grade in Arcadia High School (California)

Blood Type: A

Hobbies: skateboarding, snowboarding

Specialty: martial arts tricking

Ideal Type: a girl who makes me want to be with her

Favorite Food: hamburger, meat

Favorite Musician: Chris Brown, Drake, ASAP Rocky, Tyga

Work Experience:

KT Olleh CF (2011)

He Says: Hello.  I am Mark.  I came from Los Angeles in America and am diligently studying Korean.  I may be a 'baby face,' but I am the oldest in the group and in charge of flying around and being the foreigner.  Like Kanye West, whom I really like, I want to become a singer, with cool music and stylish fashion, that many people want to emulate, as well as an artist that will lead a generation.  From hereon, look forward to us on stage!

Are you excited for this group?  Stay tuned for information on the other members, as well.

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smca Saturday, February 1, 2014

Aww mark oppa is so cute and jb thoo i miss JJ project but now i got7 oppas in a group daebak!! GOT7 Hwaiting !!

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KpopWannabe Thursday, January 9, 2014

OMG! Boy groups are nearing my generation now :DD

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marshallcross Sunday, January 5, 2014

JB is from the '94 line? So am I, but.... omg, he has already achieved so much....! O_o

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starbabyblue Sunday, January 5, 2014

Mark being born in 1993 is the oldest? 0.0..... ;I'm slowly transitioning into a noona fan

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ninja21 Sunday, January 5, 2014

the description for ideal types is so general lol

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sofie213 Thursday, January 16, 2014

LOL I know right!! Mark: A girl who makes me wanna be with her? Uhhhh I'm sure everyone wants that :) lol

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2ne1andbigbanglo Sunday, January 5, 2014

It seems like JJ Project is like a sub-unit to this GOT7 boy group. JB debuted and JR did too as a members for JJ Project. Maybe that's the reason why JJ Project didn't had a comeback since it was supposed to be a sub-unit/project group even though their album succeeds. Haha. Maybe that's the reason for the word 'PROJECT' in JJ Project. Well, if I'm wrong, then correct me :D Haha! Goodluck :)

So looking forward to this! JR, I'm waiting <3

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withmuchlove Sunday, January 5, 2014

yes you have the same mind that i have

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jenni3 Sunday, January 5, 2014

yup jr is definitely in this group. it was confirmed on dec 24th

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seren1234 Sunday, January 5, 2014

both of them older than me

i can call them 'oppa'

now the rest of the members should stay that way

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Raedynne Sunday, January 5, 2014

JB is one of only 3 guys younger than me that i think is absolutely cute. The other 2 are taemin and yoo seungho ;

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lizzie_wwjd Sunday, January 5, 2014

YAY our JB is the leader!! ;

Hope Mark doesn't take Kanye West as his role model... it's not such a good idea haha

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powerlessangel Sunday, January 5, 2014

Lol and Chris brown too

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daegustyle_ Sunday, January 5, 2014

fortunately he only likes his music (chris brown's), jackson too xD

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powerlessangel Sunday, January 5, 2014

Too excited to wait for their damn teaser!!!!!

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star224 Sunday, January 5, 2014

Me too!!

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