Pentagon (펜타곤) is a 9 piece group under Cube Entertainment that was formed through one of Mnet’s survival shows- Pentagon Maker. The members are- Hui, Jinho, Hongseok, Shinwon, Yanan, Yeo One, Yuto, Kino and Wooseok.

Debut Date: 10th October 2016

Debut Song: Gorilla

Debut Album: Pentagon

Fandom Name: Universe

Indian Fanpage: @pentagon_india (please note this is the one we’re aware of, contact them to be part of groups and chats)





HUI (Lee Hoetaek)

Position: Leader, Vocalist, Dancer, Producers

Birthday: 28th August 1993

He has written a lot of the groups songs

He has a lot of aegyo in him

The members enjoy playfully teasing him

He used to be in a Cube subunit called Triple H with HyunA and ex members E’dawn


JINHO (Jo Jinho)

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 17th April 1992

He is the shortest member of the group

Although he doesn’t rap in Pentagon, he is a good rapper

He gets scared fairly easily

He enlisted in the military on 11th May 2020


HONGSEOK (Yang Hongseok)

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 17th April 199

Other than Korea he has lived in San Diego, Wisconsin, Singapore and China

Along with Korean he can speak both English and Chinese

He loves to work out and he has abs

People say that he can fall asleep anywhere


SHINWON (Ko Shinwon)

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 11th December 1995

He’s sensitive and gets scared easily

He loves McDonald’s, especially their burgers

His face is very expressive

On The Immigration he said that one of his hobbies is lying down


YEO ONE (Yeo Changgu)

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 27th March 1996

He makes ASMR videos

He works out a lot and has abs

Most of the time he is easily embarrassed

He said that if he could only eat one food for the rest of his life it would be bibimbap


YANAN (Yan An)

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 25th October 1996

He is Chinese but was born in Japan

He can play the piano well

He has a few tattoos

From August 2018 till September 2020 he went on a hiatus for his health to get better


YUTO (Adachi Yuto)

Position: Rapper, Dancer, Vocalist

Birthday: 23re January 1998

He is Japanese and is friends with a lot of other Japanese K-Pop idols

He is very affectionate with his members and likes hugging them

He has a lot of black clothes

In a lot of Pentagon songs you can hear his iconic ‘yutoda’


KINO (Kang Hyunggu)

Position: Dancer, Vocalist, Rapper

Birthday: 27th January 1998

Along with Korean he can speak English and Japanese

He likes wearing accessories

People call him ‘dance machine’ because of his dancing and choreographing skills

He used to be in a dance crew called Urban Boyz


WOOSEOK (Jung Wooseok)

Position: Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae

Birthday: 31st January 1998

He is the tallest member of the group

When he is free he likes to watch anime

Despite his intimidating looks, he is a very soft person

He was in the unit with Kuanlin from Wanna One called Wooseok x Kuanlin



• In the 2017 Soribada Best K-Music Awards, Pentagon won the New Artist of the Year award

• They won the New Star award at the Asia Model Awards 2017

• At the Korea Music Festival Special Awards 2017 the group were the winners of the Rising Star Award

• Pentagon won the Public Singing Performance Award at the 2018 Korea Popular Music Awards

• In the 2018 Korea Culture Entertainment Awards they won the KPop Singer Award

• At the Genie Music Awards 2019 Pentago won the M2 Hot Star \ MBC Plus Star Award

• They won the Popular Star award at the Asia Model Awards 2019

• Pentagon won the Korea Volunteering Grand Award category at the Korea Volunteering Grand Award 2019

• In the 2020 10Asia Top Ten Awards the group won the K-pop Global Top 10 (Japan) award



Check out their latest release Daisy


Jam to their most popular song Shine



Groove to their debut song Gorilla




Watch their version of Monsta X’s song Follow on Road To Kingdom


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