2PM is a south korean boy band, they originally beranggotakan7 people but because of the withdrawal is arrived – arrived by the leaders of the controversy caused Jaebom internet on September 2009. They are managed by JYP Entertainment. And now consists 2PM Junsu, Junho, Nichkhun, Taecyeon, Wooyoung and Chansung.
2PM debut single 10 점 만점 에 10 점 (10 Points Out Of 10 Points) on September 4, 2008. On April 16, 2009 the group released their second EP 2PM Time for Change, and started being promoted on April 23, 2009.
On May 9, 2009, they won their first award Mutizen Song in M! Countdown since their debut; the same week, they won their second Mutizen on SBS Inkigayo. On June 11, 2PM began promotions for “Niga Mipda” (니가 밉다, lit I Hate You) at M! Countdown. They achieve the triple crown for a song on M! Countdown on July 16. On July 30, 2pm won the award ‘Only One Song’ on M! Countdown.
On September 4, 2009, the appearance is posting articles about the issue of Jaebom Myspace acount, where he expressed his dislike of Korea while he was a “trainee” in JYP Entertainment.Then Jaebom say sorry about this. Although the protesters demanded that the Jaebeom be forced out of 2PM, JYP Entertainment CEO Park Jin Young on September 7, declared that he will continue to remain a part of that group. The next day, Jaebeom fancafe announced on its official that he would leave the group and returned to the United States, with plans to return to school and improve his understanding of music, and also apologized to members of other 2PM because it is not good leaders and members of the oldest in the group. Park Jin-young has confirmed that he will respect his decision, and that 2PM will continue to run with six members.In addition, since the departure Jaebeom sensitive topics, all 2PM members drawn from their regular appearances on variety shows.
When finished making their music video “Heartbeat”, the title song full-length album, their first without Jaebeom on October 31, 2009. During the press conference, he revealed about the vocal Jaebeom will not be removed from the track. A day after six members 2PM’s-full-length album was released today, Park Jin Young released a statement that will return as a member Jaebeom 2PM if he wants to return, while showing that the return is not close.
And further support Jaebeom in the group, six members of 2pm has also decided to distribute their income from their first album with him, send him the amount shared equally in net income.
The First Length their album titled 13:59, was released on November 10, 2009. Both the album and the title track, “Heartbeat”, quickly rose to the position # 1 on the charts a few sales. This group made their first comeback appearance, signaling the beginning of their promotional activities for the album, in M. O Good Concert Nets on Thursday, November 12, 2009 and then they make KBS Music Bank, MBC Music Core and SBS Inkigayo comebacks on Friday, November 13, Saturday, November 14 and Sunday, November 15 respectively.
On November 20, 2009 2PM honored with two awards by the Asian M.net Music Awards (formerly known as M.net KM Music Festival): award for Best Male Group and Artist of the Year (the latter is one of the three awards most prestigious, or “Daesang” s, in the exhibition, which also included Song of the Year and Album of the Year). This group of highly paid for their show “Again & Again”, where a spotlight showed rather unusual position in the formation Jaebeom dance and vocals are not replaced.
On November 26, 2009, after two weeks of promotional activities for the album 1:59 PM, 2PM receive # 1 of their music on a TV show (“KBS Music Bank’s K-Chart”) since the album’s release, with “Heartbeat”, which went to take # 1 on the K-Chart for three more weeks. In addition, the “Heartbeat” reached “Mutizen” song Triple Crown award on SBS Inkigayo with the song # 1, Inkigayo “Take 7” chart for three weeks, the maximum amount of time that nominated songs deserve to win. On December 30, 2009, the Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) ‘s Music Festival end of the year, “Again & Again” is recognized as the “Song of the Year” won by 57 060 votes.
End tahun2009 2PM fill their activities with the second single off the album 01:59 PM, “Tired of Waiting”. The song was performed live for the first time on SBS Music Festival on December 29, 2009. 2PM’s promotion for their album ended with the performance of SBS Inkigayo on January 17, 2010.
On February 25, 2010, JYP Entertainment announced that the Park Jaebeom not going back to 2PM, with a firm contract has been terminated permanently. Fans conference / press conference was held two days later with the remaining six members of JYP 2PM and CEO Choi Jungwook in the meeting, where it was announced that although the 2PM will continue to promote as many as six members, new leaders will not be selected to replace Park Jaebeom.
In mid April 2010 2PM released images and video for the third single Do not Stop Can not Stop, for a group that promised to show a stronger side than themselves than ever before. EP, which contains six songs, was released on April 19, 2010. Lead single, Without U, quickly rose to the position # 1 on six different music charts. The group made their appearance in the program Comeback Mnet M! Countdown on 22 April, 2010.
2PM has been confirmed as the opening band for their label mate, the popular girl group Wonder Girls for nine events in America who is United’s headlining tour last summer. 2PM also appeared on the 8th Korean Music Festival in Los Angeles, California on May 1, 2010, and will also perform at the Dream Concert in Seoul, South Korea on May 22, 2010.
2PM make their first appearance abroad, in Thailand in late February 2009 on the Nine Entertain Awards. On June 25, 2009 they released the album “Thailand Special Edition”, and began promotion in Thailand soon. In addition they also perform at the Pop Music Awards in Pattaya.
2PM start going on the market of China on 25 November 2009 as they were in the conference exhibition Fans Hanryu China in 2009 (Korea-China Music Festival) held in Shanghai, China.
2PM and then spread to Malaysia and Philippines regions through Sony Music Malaysia and the Philippines.
Full Name: Kim Junsu ( 김준수 )
Date of Birth: January 15, 1988 (age 22)
Position: Lead Vocalist
Born in Daegu, South Korea. Before singing, Junsu had entered and won various poetry and song-writing contest. He originally auditioned for YG Entertainment, where he befriended G-Dragon and Tae Yang Big Bang. He received the second YG & JYP, but chose to take the road JYP in his last decision.
Full Name: Nichkhun Buck Horvejkul ( นิชคุณ หรเวชกุล )
Date of Birth: June 24, 1988 (age 22)
A Thai and American citizens of Chinese origin, he was born in Rancho Cucamonga, California.He spent as a child in Thailand and in California and studied abroad in New Zealand. He returned to America for high school in Los Osos High and built by the talent agency JYP in Hollywood, California when he attended the Korean Music Festival in Los Angeles. Nichkhun confirmed star in 2010 film “The Shining Diploma”, but because it conflicts penjadwalan forced to drop out. When it is combined with f (x) ‘s Victoria as part of the Reality Show Celebrity MBC We Got Married.
Full Name: Ok Taecyeon ( 옥택연 )
Date of Birth: December 27, 1988 (age 21)
Position: Main Rapper
Born in Seoul, South Korea. As a young child, Taecyeon (and their families) emigrated to Bedford, Massachusetts, where his parents and sister still currently resides. He originally auditioned for JYP in New York City to become a model. Taecyeon also participate in the same event such as auditions and Chansung Junho, Superstar Survival, but he is the first contestant to leave the show. She was featured in “Yes I’m in Love” by Bada on the album four and Baek Ji Young ‘s 2009 song “내 귀에 캔디” (Candy In My Ears). Currently the host of SBS ‘s musical show with Wooyoung Inkigayo, and will become a permanent cast member on Family Outing 2.She made her debut as an actor in the 2010 KBS drama series “신데렐라 언니” (“Cinderella’s Sisters”) along with Moon Geun Young and Chun Jung Myung.
Full Name: Jang Wooyoung ( 장우영 )
Date of Birth: April 30, 1989 (age 21)
Position: Main Vocalist
He is from Busan, Korea, and was selected as trainees through MGoon JYP audition audition, and he won first place against 5000 other candidates. Before her debut at 2PM, Wooyoung dancers filled as partners with members of Wonder Girls Yubin Kim when the TOP of Big Bang fainted the day before a special performance by Wonder Girls MBC Music Awards for 2007.Wooyoung currently co-hosts music shows SBS Inkigayo (with Taecyeon) and Talk Show Celebrity KBS ‘show in Win Win.
Full Name: Lee Junho ( 이준호 )
Date of Birth: January 25, 1990 (age 20)
Position: Main Vocalist
He comes from Ilsan, Korea and get a contract with JYP after winning “JYP’s Superstar Survival” talent search (which is also a contestant Taecyeon and Chansung) in 2006, placing one of 6000 competitors. Junho now also part of various sporting events KBS Dream Team 2.
Full Name: Hwang Chansung ( 황찬성 )
Date of Birth: February 11, 1990 (age 20)
Position: Vocalist, Rapper
Chansung are in Korean sitcom “Unstoppable High Kick” before his debut with 2PM. Chansung participate in games like Junho survived but lost. She auditioned for the second time and was accepted into the company. Rap in the song he sang 2AM’s’ “그녀 에게” (To Her).