BLANK2Y (블랭키; pronounced blank-key) is a 9-member South Korean boy group under Keystone Entertainment. They are expected to debut in March 2022. The members include Youngbin, Siwoo, Donghyuk, Louis, DK, Sodam, Sungjun, U, and Mikey.
BLANK2Y is comprised of nine members born between 1998 and 2004. Their names are Youngbin, Siwoo, Donghyuk, Louis, DK, Sodam, Sungjun, U, and Mikey. Their ages ranged from 17 to 24 years old at the time of their debut. The oldest member is DK (born Feb 16, 1998).
From oldest to youngest:
|DK||Feb 16, 1998|
|Louis||Apr 23, 1999|
|Donghyuk||Dec 18, 1999|
|U||Jun 22, 2001|
|Siwoo||Feb 5, 2001|
|Mikey||May 5, 2001|
|Youngbin||Nov 23, 2001|
|Sungjun||Jun 15, 2002|
|Sodam||Nov 26, 2004|
Five of the members were known to the public prior to their debut and four were new faces. The members had experience in reality shows including I-LAND, Under Nineteen, Extreme Debut: Wild Idol, and Produce 101 Japan season 2.
Here are the 5 members that had survival show experience pre-debut and the reality shows they participated in:
|Siwoo||Produce X 101, Wild Idol|
|Mikey||Produce 101 Japan|
Here are the positions of each of the members of BLANK2Y:
DK is the oldest member of BLANK2Y. He was 24 years old when he debuted with BLANK2Y in 2022.
Kim Taewoo (김태우; born Apr 23, 1999), known as Louis, is a former member of the Kpop group 1THE9. He was a participant and 3rd place winner of the survival show Under Nineteen, which led him to become a member of the project boy group 1THE9. Taewoo made his debut with BLANK2Y at the age of 22.
Park Dong Hyuk (박동혁; born Dec 18, 1999), formerly known as Avin, is a former member of the Kpop group ENOi formed by Kithewhale Company. Donghyuk made his debut with ENOi on Apr 19, 2019; the group disbanded in 2021. Donghyuk made his debut with BLANK2Y at the age of 22.
Park Siwoo (박시우 born Feb 5, 2001) is a former participant in the survival shows Produce X 101 in 2019 and Wild Idol in 2021. His specialty is athletics Park Siwoo made his debut with BLANK2Y in 2022 at the age of 21.
Morisaki Daisuke (森崎 大祐; born May 5, 2001), better known by his stage name Mikey, is a Japanese singer. He is a former participant in Produce 101 Japan Season 2. He was eliminated during the first elimination round (episode 0) where the top 60 trainees were selected. Mikey made his debut with BLANK2Y in 2022 at the age of 20.
Sun Hengyu (孙亨裕; born Jun 22, 2001), better known by his stage name U, likes dancing to hip hop and can speak multiple languages including Korean, Chinese, basic Japanese, and English.
Lee Youngbin (이영빈; born Nov 23, 2001) is a former participant in the South Korean survival show I-LAND created by BELIFT LAB (Big Hit and CJ E&M joint company). Youngbin was 18 years old at the time he was competing in the show I-LAND. He was a trainee for 4 months prior to joining I-LAND (the shortest among all contestants). His personality type is ENTJ. Youngbin made his debut with BLANK2Y at the age of 20. He stands at a height of 177 cm (5'10").
Lee Sung Jun (이성준; born Jun 15, 2002), simply known as Sungjun, passed the auditions with Woollim Entertainment, P Nation, and YG Entertainment. He is a former trainee from Woollim and was part of their rookie group WProject4. He studied at IB Music Academy. Sungjun was 19 years old when he made his debut with BLANK2Y. He stands at a height of 173 cm (5'8'').
Sodam is the youngest member of BLANK2Y. He was 17 years old when he debuted with BLANK2Y in 2022.