Changbin is a South Korean rapper and singer, best known as the leader of the boy group Stray Kids. He is highly acclaimed for his unique rapping style and songwriting skills, having written many of the group's hit songs.

Full Name
Seo Chang-bin
Aug 11, 1999
5' 7"
Net Worth


Changbin (real name Seo Chang-bin) was born on November 9th, 2000, in South Korea. He is a rapper and songwriter who is best known for his work as a member of the K-pop boy group Stray Kids. Growing up in Seoul, he attended Hanlim Multi Art School and was part of the school’s musical theatre club. 

Changbin first debuted with Stray Kids in 2018 with their self-titled EP, which included the hit single “District 9”. Since then, he has been credited as a writer and producer on all of the group's release. In 2020, he released his first solo track, "Scene Stealer", which showcased his rapping skills. 

Outside of music, Changbin also enjoys playing video games and watching movies. He recently appeared as a guest on JTBC’s “Ask Us Anything” to promote Stray Kids’ album “Clé 1: MIROH”.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1998</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Changbin is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On November 19, 1998, Changbin was born in South Korea.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debuts as a Member of Stray Kids</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Debuts as a member of the boy group Stray Kids under JYP Entertainment.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Stray Kids Releases 1st Studio Album</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Stray Kids releases their first studio album I am NOT. It peaked at No. 2 on the Korean music charts.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Solo Single "Glow"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Changbin releases his solo single "Glow" which charted in the top 10 of the Korean music chart.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Featured on Show Me the Money 9</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Changbin appears as a contestant on the ninth season of Show Me the Money, a rap competition show.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Solo EP "Diary"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Changbin releases his solo EP Diary which topped the Korean music chart upon its release.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Collaborates with Zico for "Any Song"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Changbin collaborates with Zico to release the song "Any Song" which became one of the most successful KPop songs of 2020.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Changbin is an incredibly talented rapper and singer. His songs have a great mix of musical genres, from rap to hip hop to R&B and more. He has a unique sound that sets him apart from other artists.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Changbin is not only talented but also incredibly charismatic. His energy on stage lights up any venue. He is able to capture the attention of his audience with his captivating and infectious performance style.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> His Fashion Sense</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Changbin has amazing fashion sense. He loves to experiment with different styles and colors and always looks great onstage. He often wears bold statement pieces that make him stand out in a crowd.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> One of South Korea's Fastest Rising Rappers</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Changbin is one of South Korea's fastest rising rappers and has already been featured on songs with some of the country's top hip hop artists.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Member of K-Pop Boy Band Stray Kids</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Changbin is a member of the South Korean K-pop boy band Stray Kids, which debuted in 2018.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Started Writing Music at Age 14</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Changbin started writing music when he was just 14 years old, and released his first single at age 17.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Self-Taught Producer</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Changbin is a self-taught producer, teaching himself how to produce music through YouTube tutorials.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Produced His Own Solo Album </h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2019, Changbin released his own solo album, titled ‘Ceremony’, which he produced entirely himself.</p></div>


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