Seungri is a singer-songwriter, record producer, actor, entrepreneur, and creative director from South Korea. He took home the Popularity Award at the 2009 3rd The Musical Awards. Seungri was scheduled to enlist in the Nonsan Army Training Center on March 25, 2019.
Lee Seung-hyun was born in Gwangju, South Korea, on December 12, 1990. Kang Hyun-sook and Lee Yeon-jin are his parents. His father (Lee Yeon) is a former gold coach. Lee Hanna is Lee’s younger sister. He has a close relationship with his sister and was recently seen buying her a birthday present.
More Facts about Seungri
|Age||31 years 4 months|
|Birth Date||December 12, 1990|
|Birth Place||Gwangju, South Korea|
|Net Worth||$25 million US|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Ethnicity||Far East Asian|
|Father’s Name||Lee Yeon-jin|
|Mother’s Name||Kang Hyun-sook|
|Education||Chung-Ang University, South Korea|
|Best Match for Marriage||Leo, Aquarius|
In 2010, he was accepted to Chung-Ang University after clearing his entrance tests. But, after being placed on academic probation multiple times, he dropped out of university in 2012.
The Big Bang
T.O.P, Taeyang, G-Dragon, Daesung, and Hyun-Seung were scouted by YG Entertainment to audition for the boy band Big Bang.
Their first album release was Big Bang Vol. 1
- Since 2007 which was a moderate success. He recorded his first solo song The Next Day.
He also choreographed a significant amount of Big Bang’s dances.
Film and Television Series
Lee starred as Park Min-Seo in Nineteen and Park Ji-min in Why Did You Come to My House? in 2009.
Big Bang Made, High & Low: The Movie and Love Only are among his other film roles.
He starred in the TV shows Haru in 2010 and Lights and Shadows in 2011.
Teddy Seo was played by Seungri in Angel Eyes.
He founded two music and dance academies, Plug-In Music Academy and Plug-In Dance Academy. He founded a cafe business in 2014, which he left to his mother to handle. Lee also opened Monkey Musem, a private bar in Changsha, Hunan, China. He opened Aori Ramen in Seoul in December 2016.
He teamed together with label-mate Sean for a briquette charity in 2015. Similarly, he enlisted the help of well-known celebrities to donate to charity. He gave $100 million to ChildFund Korea, a global children’s welfare organization.
- 2018: 2nd Korea China International Film Festival
- 2018: 12th SBS Entertainment Awards
- 2009: 3rd The Musical Awards
Seungri’s net worth is estimated to be $25 million dollars. He made roughly 42,932,929 won as a South Korean singer, which is around 36,097 dollars.
Retirement and Controversy
Seungri has been accused of a variety of things in relation to his club Burning Sun as of 2019. He’s been charged with prostitution. He announced his retirement from the entertainment sector on March 11.
With black hair and eyes, he has a dimple on his left cheek. Lee stands 5’9″ tall.
On Instagram, he has approximately 8.3 million followers.