As the KPOP industry emerged and progressed, CRAVITY was among the few artists who demonstrated what “defying all the odds” in the industry meant.
This 9-member KPOP boy group from Starship Entertainment, debuted on April 14, 2020, at the height of the COVID pandemic.
Despite the unprecedented situation, this “Monster Rookie’s” debut album: Hideout: Remember Who We Are, defied the odds and topped the U.S. iTunes K-Pop chart.
In addition, CRAVITY won several awards, including “New Artist of the Year” at the 12th Melon Music Awards, “Best of Next” at the 2020 Mnet Asian Music Awards, and “Rookie Award” at the 4th Soribada Awards. They became the first 2020 rookie artists to debut on the Billboard K-pop Hot 100.
Meet the members
Serim was born on March 3, 1998, and was the eldest in the group. He is the leader and rapper of the group.
Allen was born on April 26, 1999. He is one of the rappers in the group. He is a former trainee under JYP Entertainment before joining Starship Entertainment.
Jungmo was born on February 5, 2000. He is the vocalist of the group.
Prior to the group’s debut, Jungmo, Wonjin, Minhee, and Hyeongjun represented Starship Entertainment on the survival show Produce X 101 in 2019.
Woobin was born on October 16, 2020, he is one of the group’s vocalists. He was a trainee for 3 years in Starship Entertainment before debuting as CRAVITY.
Wonjin was born on March 22, 2001. He is the lead vocalist and lead dancer of the group. Before pursuing his KPOP idol journey, Wonjin was a child actor!
He started his acting career at the age of 9. Wonjin appeared in several movies and series such as Dong Yi (2010 MBC) and The Man from Nowhere (2010). He was a former trainee under Big Hit Entertainment.
Minhee was born on September 17, 2002. He serves as the visual of the group.
Along with other members, Minhee also participated in the survival show Produce X 101. He ranked 10th and made to debut under X1, the group ended their activities on January 2020.
Hyeongjun was born on November 11, 2002. He is the main dancer and sub-vocalist of the group.
And just like Minhee, he was once a member of the project group X1 where he ranked 4th.
Taeyoung was born on January 27, 2002. He is one of the lead dancers in the group.
He is a former trainee under SM Entertainment before joining Starship Entertainment.
Seongmin was born on August 1, 2003. He serves as one of the sub-vocalist and the “maknae” of the group.
In 2019, Jungmo, Wonjin, Minhee, and Hyeongjun appeared on a survival show Produce X 101 to represent Starship Entertainment prior to the CRAVITY’s debut.
Minhee and Hyeongjun finished at positions 10th and 4th, respectively, making them part of the group X1’s debut line-up. The group was one of the strongest groups in its time until its disbandment on January 6, 2020.
The group announced that their fandom name would be LUVITY which simply stands for people who love CRAVITY.
Currently, the group has 5 extended plays and 2 studio albums.
Master: Piece World Tour
On May 2023, it was revealed that Cravity will hold its 1st World Tour Master: Piece. The tour started in Seoul on May 13 and 14, a 2-day event.
As of writing, there are 14 shows line-up for different nations across the globe.
Do not miss the chance on seeing this wonderful group in the cities mentioned above!
Without a doubt, the group managed to maintain its status in the KPOP industry despite the impact of the global crisis. CRAVITY continuously making its name and has a clear future in the industry.
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