Kim Jong Kook
Kim Jong Kook
Real Name/Full Name Kim Jong-Kook
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Kim Jong-Kook
Birth Place: Hapcheon, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 25 April 1976
Age/How Old: 48 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 88 Kg
In Pounds – 194 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – Cho Hye-seon
Siblings: Yes(1), Kim Jong-myeong
School: Shin Swing Middle-High School
College: Hansei University, Dankook University
Religion: Buddhist
Nationality: South Korean
Zodiac Sign: Tauras
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Unmarried
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Singer, Entertainer, actor
Net Worth: $20 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Kim Jong Kook Is a well-known South Korean singer who has contributed a lot to the music industry of South Korea through his immense talent and good music that he created by being a member of the most iconic duo called the Turbo. His albums were sold in millions all across Asia as he had such a good taste in music and singing. We know him as a great singer and musician but let’s have a look at his early age, personal life and net worth.

Well, how well do you know about Kim Jong-kook? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Kim Jong-kook’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Kim Jong-kook to date.

Biography and Early Life

He was born on 25 April 1976 in hapcheon, South Korea. He was a good singer during childhood for which he always wanted to pursue a career in singing and always wanted to contribute a lot to the music industry so that his name will be recognized all throughout the world as a great music personality who will also be loved and appreciated by the audience from all over the world.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Kim Jong-kook in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Kim Jong-kook’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 22nd June 2024 having been born on 25 April 1976. Though, he is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 194 lbs in Pound and 88kg in Kilograms.


In an interview, he has said that he attended the myeong Hak elementary school and then went to Shin Seong middle-high school. He was a good singer at school who was appreciated by his teachers and fellow classmates. After passing out from school, he attended the Hansei University and graduated with a degree in BA. Then he went to the Don cook University to do a Masters’s degree from the School of Art Department.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He has not shared much about his personal life and has always kept it a secret about his love matter. Although he’s friends with many actors and famous personalities and celebrities in South Korea, nothing is known about is love life or anything. He’s quite a secretive personality pushes nothing about his social life. He also has a group named the dragon brothers and consists of quite they South Korean celebrities who excelled in K pop and acting.

He has gone through a lumbar microdiscectomy surgery as he had a ruptured disc. He always wanted to become a TV personality , for which he did a lot of hard work in the music industry as well as in the entertainment industry. He also has appeared as the main character in a documentary known as my little old boy, which was released in December 2019.

Is Kim Jong-kook Gay?

There’s no sign of him being gay or anything, although the media cannot confirm it as he has not shared anything about his social or love life. He’s friends with many gay friends who were also celebrities of South Korea. He wants to attend an interview very clearly said that he is a straight person, so no further comments were made on his orientation.

Professional Career

He always wanted to become a music personality who would entertain people through his music skills and talent. He always wanted to appear on the big screen as a celebrated personality which will be loved by the audience. His career started as a Korean music celebrity as a part of the iconic duo called Turbo. They released many albums which went viral worldwide and were loved by people for which they get much appreciation and respect from artists and people all over the world. This duo was dispended Ed , but still , he kept going with his solo career as a musician and singer.

Although he had no support from producers or music agencies, he still did very hard work in releasing albums after albums, and finally, people came to recognize him as a great singer again. After a successful music career, he also appeared in many movies and TV shows, so we can say he has contributed a lot to the entertainment industry of South Korea. He has done a lot of shows like old miss diary, the girl who sees smells, the producers, the sound of your heart, dream team and many more.


It is natural for such a celebrated personality who is famous in both the music and entertainment industry to win several awards and achievements all throughout his career. Some of the awards that he has also include the Bonsang award, SBS music award, Seoul Music Awards and Golden disk awards. He was also awarded the most popular singer, for which he was recognized by audiences all over the world.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Kim Jong-Kook in 2024

Kim Jong Kook Net Worth
Kim Jong Kook Net Worth

Now coming to the Net Worth of this celebrity, which is estimated to be somewhere around $20 million as of 2024. Most office earnings come from is albums that sold in millions in Korea and Asia. He has contributed so much good music to the music industry that he is a well-known musician and singer. He has also appeared in many movies and has created a fortune for himself in the entertainment industry.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

He has excelled both in the music and entertainment industry and has become quite a celebrated personality who is recognized by artists and people all over the world.

When he was in the duo named Turbo, they created so much good music that it went viral all over the world, and then the name was recognized.

He has contributed so much good music to the music industry and to the people’s ears. He has also appeared in many movies and has created quite a fame for himself in the entertainment industry. He also has a huge fanbase of millions of people following him on social media.


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