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He came together with his Monsta X group mates after competing on the Mnet television show No Mercy.
Kihyun was born on November 22, 1993 in Goyang, South Korea. He comes from a family of four, which includes his father, mother, older brother (who lives in Japan), and himself. He is a graduate of Dong-ah Institute of Media and Arts.
In December 2014, Kihyun competed in Mnet's survival show No.Mercy. Along with six other trainees from the show, Monsta X was formed, a hip-hop idol group that debuted under Starship Entertainment on May 14, 2015, with the EP Trespass. Through the survival show, he also released 2 collaboration tracks, "Pillow", with Sistar's Soyou and Giriboy on January 14, 2015, and "0 (Young)", with Giriboy, Mad Clown, Jooyoung and a few other remaining trainees in No.Mercy on February 4, 2015.
In May 2015, Kihyun and fellow Monsta X member Jooheon recorded a television soundtrack titled "Attractive Woman" for KBS2's Orange Marmalade. In October, he also sang his first solo original soundtrack "One More Step" for the MBC's television drama She Was Pretty.
Kihyun appeared as a contestant on King of Mask Singer with the name "Tell Them I'm the Dragon King" on January 3, 2016. He won the first round against Apink's Namjoo, known as "Good Daughter Shim Cheong". On the second round of the competition, he lost to Lim Jeong-hee, known as "Rolled Good Fortune", with the difference of 3 votes.
Kihyun sung the acoustice version of "The Tiger Moth" for the soundtrack for MBC's drama Shopping King Louie, which was released on October 27, 2016.
In June 2017, an original soundtrack titled "I've Got A Feeling" for SBS's drama Suspicious Partner was released.
In May 2018, he recorded "Can't Breathe" for MBC's Partners for Justice with fellow Monsta X member Jooheon, and in June, he recorded "Love Virus" for tvN's drama What's Wrong with Secretary Kim together with WJSN's Seola.
In April 2020, Kihyun released a song for the soundtrack of KBS2's Welcome, titled "Again Spring" (다시, 봄), and then a song for KBS2's Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol, titled "To Be With You", in October.
In October 2020, Kihyun had a solo stage for M Studio on M Countdown, where he performed a cover of the song "Bad" by Christopher.
Kihyun's real name is Yoo Ki Hyun. Kihyun has an older brother.
Currently, Kihyun is 27 years old. Kihyun will celebrate 28th birthday on Monday, November 22, 2021. Below we countdown to Kihyun upcoming birthday.