Having a stage name is common in the entertainment industry, especially when it comes to being a K-Pop idol. Usually, they use a different name from their real name.
Different from the others, there are K-Pop idols whose stage names are only one letter. Even so, that one letter also has meaning, you know. Here it is, a KPop idol who has a stage name with only one letter.
1. N VIXX
The owner of Hak Cha Yeon’s real name chose the letter N as his stage name. The reason is that the letter N is taken from the Japanese language which is read en and means destiny. With that, he believes that becoming an idol is his destiny.
2. Q THE BOYZ
The name Q belongs to the main dancer of THE BOYZ, namely Ji Chang Min. Some time ago, Q explained that he chose the latter because it gives a sense of where things have started.
3. V BTS
Who doesn’t know the name of this one? V is the stage name of the lead dancer BTS, namely Kim Tae Hyung. Surely many already know and are familiar with the name V.
It must be known, before debut, that V was given three choices of stage names, namely Lex, Six, and V. But in the end, he chose V which means victory or victory.
4. M Shinhwa
While in the group, Lee Min Woo chose his real name to be used as his stage name while in Shinhwa. However, in 2003, he changed to M for his solo career activities.
5. INFINITE’s L
L is the only member who uses a stage name in INFINITE. The owner of the real name Kim Myung Soo revealed that he chose the name because he felt there were similarities with the character L from the Death Note anime.
6. Y Golden Child
The main vocalist of Golden Child has the real name, Choi Seong Yoon. In previous interviews, he revealed that the letter Y he chose as his stage name was the initial letter of his real name, Yoon.
7. J STAYC
J is the stage name of STAYC’s maknae, Jang Ye Eun. She almost debuted under the name Cindy, but STAYC fan SWITH felt the name J suited her very well.
8. K TST
The owner of the real name Kim Ah In chose the letter K as his stage name. The reason is that K is the main letter of his surname, Kim.
9. U ONF
With the real name Mizuguchi Yuto, he chose the letter U as his stage name. This ONF lead dancer chose the letter because Yu’s reading in Yuto is the same as the letter U.
The younger brother of Baro, former B1A4 chose the letter I as his stage name. On a broadcast he did before, he explained that he wanted to be himself who dances and sings. In addition, he also likes other meanings and meanings such as, me, eye, and ai which means love in Chinese.
That’s a row of K-Pop idols who have only one letter stage name. Even so, the meaning and meaning of the name is also good, huh!