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Tuesday, August 21, 2012

MBLAQ's G.O.


Stage name: G.O. 지오

Real first name:  Byung-hee 병희
Real surname: Jung 정

Birthday:  November 6, 1987
Western zodiac sign:  Scorpio
Eastern zodiac sign:  Cat
Blood Type: A

Twitter: @MBLAQGO

Role in MBLAQ:  Main vocalist

MBLAQ stories:
  • The 4th person to become a trainee in MBLAQ.  He came into J. Tune Camp 6 months after Seungho, and was appointed deputy leader (Star Interview 2009).
  • After his bitter experience as a talent of TY Entertainment, he joined J. Tune Camp because he thinks Rain and his company is someone/something he can trust.
  • His stage name G.O. was given by Rain and has the meaning of the English word "go", which is to "advance/move forward" (Star Interview 2009; ETN 2009 interview)
Hometown:  Changwon City, South Gyeongsang (Gyeongnam)
 

Education:

Listed talents on the MBLAQ website:
  • Singing
  • Dancing
Other known talents:

Listed hobbies on the MBLAQ website:
  • Cooking (Idol Army V Ep. 3)
Celebrity connections/relationships (apart from Rain and other J. Tune Camp talents):

Ideal Girls:
  • Feminine (Pops in Seoul Dec. 2009)
  • Actress Park Siyeon, who seems aloof but has very good personality (OBS Interview)
Other Trivia:
  • Known for his beard and moustache upon debut, actually calls himself "Mr. Facial hair" (Arirang TV: Showbiz Extra, Nov. 2009 interview).  Also has a hairy chest and legs (AoS Ep. 5; Idol Army V Ep. 1). Has said his role is being the band's moustache (ETN Interview 2009)
  • Joon thinks G.O.'s body looks better than his but hides it.  G.O. is conscious about his body/chest hair (Arirang TV: Showbiz Extra Dec 2009)
  • Other Blaquies would consider him a rival because of his talent/s if he did not belong in MBLAQ (ETN Interview 2009)
  • Have always wanted to be a singer, entered numerous singing competitions where he came in first or second place (Art of Seduction Ep. 1).
  • Admitted he was a bad singer at first but improved due to constant practice (Star Interview 2009)
  • First debuted in 2007 as a member of co-ed trio, Tykeys (ETN Interview 2009).
  • American R&B singer Eric Benet is his favorite.  He often chooses to sing Eric Benet songs (Star Interview 2009)
  • Admires novelist Lee Oisoo (AoS Ep. 1)
  • A fan of S. Korean singer Ivy (Ivy Back Dec 2009)
  • Likes to wear hoodies - with the hood up (AoS, Sesame Player).
  • Admits he's the Blaquie whose charismatic personality onstage is the most different from his real personality. He likes to fool around a lot (Arirang TV: Showbiz Extra Dec 2009).
  • Although he is a joker/prankster, he is more likely to follow the rules than Seungho (AoS Ep. 4).
  • Likes to joke about his costumes having feathers: People have called him a chicken (AoS Ep. 4); If you collect all the feathers that fall off his costume, you'll have one whole chicken (AoS Ep. 5); One side has less feathers than the other (Backstage @ Hanyeong's 2009 Rock U Show); Has joked in the This Is War photoshoot that he would fly.
  • His head tilts back a 90 degrees angle when he falls asleep and can touch his back, he bought a back supporter to fix the habit (Pops in Seould Dec. 2009).
  • Likes to play video games.  Has been caught playing videogames with Cheondung behind the scenes (Arirang TV: Showbiz Extra Dec 2009).
  • Often says "sorry" after making a lame joke (Showbiz Extra Dec 2009, ETN Interview 2009).
  • Likes to shout one-word exclamation phrases: "Wah!", "Yah!", "Wow!" (Ivy Back 2009)
  • Sometimes called "Appa" by Cheondung (IA5 Ep 1)
 

 
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