Mark Tuan

Mark Tuan


Mark Tuan, known mononymously as Mark, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and model. He is a member of the South Korean boy group Got7.

Full Name
Mark Yi-en Tuan
Sep 4, 1993
5′ 9″
Net Worth


Mark Y. Tuan was born on September 4, 1993 in Los Angeles, California. He is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter of Korean descent. His zodiac sign is Virgo and his ethnicity is Asian-American. At a young age, he moved with his family to South Korea where he attended Seoul International School.

Tuan began his career as a rapper in 2012 when he auditioned for the South Korean boy band Got7 and became one of the seven members of the group. In 2018, he began to pursue his solo career releasing several singles including "One and Only You" which peaked at number 3 on the Gaon Digital Chart. In 2019, Tuan released his first album “Miracle” which topped the Gaon Album Chart. He has also collaborated with other artists such as Jackson Wang for the single “Magnetic” and JYP Entertainment labelmate TWICE for the single “No Jam”.

Apart from music, Mark has appeared in multiple variety shows such as Knowing Bros and Running Man. He has also been involved in various endorsement deals with brands such as Nike, Samsung, and Estee Lauder. Additionally, he is an ambassador for UNICEF Korea working to promote children's rights around the world.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1993</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Mark Tuan is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On September 4, 1993, Mark Tuan was born in Los Angeles, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Joins GOT7</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Joins the K-pop boy band GOT7 and debuts with the group's first EP Got It?.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">GOT7 Reaches International Success</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">GOT7 releases its second album Flight Log: Departure which reaches number one on South Korea's Gaon Album Chart.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Solo Song "One and Only You"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases solo song "One and Only You" for the Korean drama series Legend of the Blue Sea.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debut Solo EP TIAMO</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Debut solo EP, TIAMO, is released featuring five songs co-written by Tuan himself.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Launches His Own Label</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Launches his own record label, TUAN Music, with partner Yoon Ji Sung.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases First Solo Japanese Album</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his first solo Japanese album, Everlasting Star, which includes seven tracks in both English and Japanese.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's a Talented Musician</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Mark Tuan is an incredibly talented musician. His music combines elements of hip hop, R&B and pop to create a unique sound that has gained him a loyal fan base. His lyrics are often introspective, thoughtful and meaningful.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's a Great Performer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Mark Tuan is not only an excellent rapper, but he also puts on amazing performances when he takes the stage. He always brings high energy and enthusiasm to his shows, which makes them unforgettable experiences for fans.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's a Positive Role Model</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Mark Tuan is a great role model for young people. He encourages young adults to be their best selves and strive for greatness in whatever they do. He also speaks out against bullying and promotes positivity in all aspects of life.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Self-taught Musician</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Mark Tuan is a self-taught musician. He taught himself to play the guitar and piano, and has written over 50 songs.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> First Solo Korean Artist to Reach Top 10 on US iTunes</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Mark Tuan made history when he became the first solo Korean artist to reach top 10 on US iTunes with his single "Don't Wanna Cry."</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Choreographer</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Mark Tuan is also a choreographer and has choreographed some of his own music videos and performances.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> High School Graduate at 16</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Mark Tuan graduated from high school at the age of 16 and was accepted into college at the same time.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Guinness World Record Holder</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Mark Tuan holds the Guinness World Record for being the most followed K-pop idol on Instagram with over 6 million followers.</p></div>


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