Kim Namjoon’s Biography


Kim Nam-Joon is a South Korean rapper, record producer and songwriter also known as Rap Monster or RM for short who is a member of the hip hop group Bangtan Boys aka BTS. He has been honoured at the 2013 Golden Disk and MelOn Music Awards and at the 2014 Gaon Chart K-Pop and Seoul Music Awards.

Before Fame

He posted his work to an online poetry website for roughly one year, where he received moderate attention. He began his journey in the world of hip-hop after listening to Epik High’s “Fly” and an introduction to lyricism by his teacher. Before joining Bangtan Boys, he had a solo underground career under the stage name of Runch Randa.

Interesting Facts about Kim Namjoon

RM scored among the top 1% in the university entrance examinations for language, math, foreign language and social studies in his country and had an IQ of 148. In 2017, he and BTS became the first Kpop group to win a Billboard award, beating out US favourites such as Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande.

NAME Kim Namjoon
AGE 24 years old
DATE OF BIRTH September 12, 1994
PLACE OF BIRTH Ilsan-gu, South Korea
HEIGHT 1.81 m


Kim Nam-Joon was born in  Ilsan-gu, South Korea on the 12th of September 1994. He is the eldest of two siblings, a younger sister named Kim Kyungmin. Due to his academic achievement, his parents strongly opposed to his interest in a musical career but he was able to convince them otherwise.

Is Kim Namjoon married? No
How many children does Kim Namjoon have? Nil
Who is Kim Namjoon spouse/partner? Unknown
Is Kim Namjoon Dating Someone? Unknown


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Net Worth

Kim Namjoon Estimated Net Worth in 2020  Under Review
Kim Namjoon’s Net Worth (2019) $8M (Approx.)
Kim Namjoon’s Net Worth (2018) $8M (Approx.)
Annual Salary Under Review.
Primary Income source Rapper

Social Media Profiles

Kim Namjoon’s Instagram

Kim Namjoon’s Instagram handle is @btsnamjoon

Kim Namjoon’s Twitter

Kim Namjoon’s Twitter handle is @BTS_twt

Kim Namjoon’s facebook

Kim Namjoon’s Facebook handle is @kimnamjoon

Kim Namjoon’s Youtube

Kim Namjoon’s Youtube channel is @BANGTANTV

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When did Rm change his name?

Answer: on Monday, November 13 Kim Nam-Joon changed his stage name formerly known as Rap Monster to “RM”.

  • Is Kim Namjoon LGBTQ?

Answer: Not Available.

  • Is Kim Namjoon dating someone?

Answer: Unknown