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CompanyYuehua Entertainment
Year Debut2022
Year Active2
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TEMPEST (템페스트; acronym: TPST) is a 7-member South Korean (Kpop) boy group under Yuehua Entertainment. The members are: LEW, Hyeongseop, Hwarang, Hanbin, Hyuk, Eunchan, and Taerae. They debuted on Mar 2, 2022 with the mini album It's ME, It's WE.


The agency filed an application of patent for the name Tempest and TPST on June 8, 2021. Official social media accounts were created in December and an official logo released on December 30, 2021.

The name Tempest signifies strong storm, meaning that the group will sweep the music industry with their bright energy and strong and powerful performances. The logo, which looks like the eye of a typhoon, is meant to represent this.


  • No. Members: 7
  • Members: LEW, Hyeongseop, Hwarang, Hanbin, Hyuk, Eunchan, Taerae
  • Genre: Kpop
  • Leader: LEW
  • Oldest Member: Hanbin (born Jan 19, 1998)
  • Youngest Member (Maknae): Taerae (born May 9, 2002)
  • Debut Date: Mar 2, 2022
  • Debut Album: It's ME, It's WE
  • Label: Yuehua Entertainment
  • Fandom: iE (pronounced 'eye')

TEMPEST Member Ages

TEMPEST Age Ranking

Ranked from oldest to youngest.

1. HanbinJan 19, 199826 years old
2. HyeongseopAug 09, 199924 years old
3. HyukApr 17, 200024 years old
4. EunchanFeb 27, 200123 years old
5. LEWApr 05, 200123 years old
6. HwarangApr 23, 200123 years old
7. TaeraeMay 09, 200222 years old

TEMPEST Member Heights

TEMPEST Height Ranking

Ranked from tallest to shortest.

1. Eunchan1.87 m (6'2")
2. Hwarang1.79 m (5'10")
3. Hanbin1.76 m (5'9")
4. Hyeongseop1.73 m (5'8")
5. LEW1.70 m (5'7")
6. Hyuk
7. Taerae


Who are the members?

TEMPEST is composed of 7 members born between 1998 and 2002. Their names are: LEW, Hyeongseop, Hwarang, Hanbin, Hyuk, Eunchan, and Taerae.

How old are the members?

TEMPEST members' ages ranged from 19 to 24 years old at the time of the group's debut. The oldest member is Hanbin. He was 24 years old when he made his debut with TEMPEST. The youngest member (maknae) of the group is Taerae. He was 19 years old when the group debuted.

Members' ethnicity and nationality

TEMPEST has 6 Korean members and 1 Vietnamese member. All members are Korean except for Hanbin. Hanbin is the only foreigner in the group and the first Vietnamese Kpop idol to debut.

Members' background

Some of the members participated in survival shows prior to debuting with TEMPEST. Hanbin was in I-LAND season 1. Hyeongseop and LEW were in Produce 101 season 2. Hwarang was in Under Nineteen.


In terms of positions, the official leader of the group is LEW. The main vocalist is Hyuk. The main dancer and main rapper is Hwarang.

Hanbinlead vocalist, lead dancer
Hyeongseopsub vocalist, lead dancer
Hyukmain vocalist
Eunchansub vocalist
LEWleader, sub vocalist, lead rapper
Hwarangmain dancer, main rapper
Taeraesub rapper, maknae

Fun Facts and Trivia

  • Other groups and artists under Yuehua Entertainment include: EVERGLOW and WOODZ.
  • The tallest member of TEMPEST is Eunchan with a height of 1.87 m (6'2").
  • TEMPEST is the first Kpop group in history to ever debut with a Vietnamese member.
  • TEMPEST is also the first group from Yuehua Entertainment to debut without a single Chinese member.
  • All of the 7 members of TEMPEST have siblings. Hanbin has an older sister. LEW has an older sister and an older brother. Euchan and Hwarang have an older brother. Taerae and Hyeongseop have a younger brother. Hyuk has a younger sister.

Personality Types

In terms of personality, each of the members have their own unique MBTI personality type. Most members are extroverted with the exception of Hyeongseop and Hyuk.

MemberMBTIPersonality Traits
HanbinESFJextraverted, observant, feeling, judging
HyeongseopINFJintroverted, intuitive, feeling, judging
HyukISFPintroverted, observant, feeling, prospecting
EunchanESTJextraverted, observant, thinking, judging
LEWENFJextraverted, intuitive, feeling, judging
HwarangENFPextraverted, intuitive, feeling, prospecting
TaeraeESFPextraverted, observant, feeling, prospecting


Each of the members have an assigned keyword that represents them individually. Each keyword contains one of the letters spelled in the name TEMPEST.


Social Media Accounts


Hanbin (Korean: 한빈; Vietnamese: Ngô Ngọc Hưng; born Jan 19, 1998) is the oldest member of TEMPEST. He is from Vietnam and started as a dancer. He was also the leader of the dance crew C.A.C and they uploaded their Kpop dance covers on YouTube. He is a former participant of the South Korean survival show I-LAND. He was eliminated and ranked 10th place.

In June 2021, it was announced that Hanbin had left Belift Lab and signed with Yuehua Entertainment. Hanbin was 24 years old when he debuted with TEMPEST.

Stage NameHanbin
Full NameNgô Ngọc Hưng
Korean Name한빈
BirthdayJan 19, 1998
Country of BirthVietnam
Height176 cm (5'9")
Zodiac SignCapricorn

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Ahn Hyeongseop (안형섭; born Aug 9, 1999), simply known as Hyeongseop, is a South Korean actor and singer. He was part of the Yuehua Project Hyeongsep X Euiwoong. He was a contestant in the survival show Produce 101 Season 2. He is a former trainee from Big Hit Entertainment but left in 2016 and joined Yuehua Entertainment shortly after. Hyeongseop was 22 years old when he debuted with TEMPEST.

Stage NameHyeongseop
Full NameAhn Hyeongseop
Native Name안형섭
BirthdayAug 9, 1999
Country of BirthSouth Korea
Height173 cm (5'8'')
Zodiac SignLeo
Blood TypeO

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Koo Bon Hyuk (구본혁; born Apr 17, 2000), better known as Hyuk was the 7th member to be revealed. Hyuk was 21 years old when he debuted with TEMPEST. He passed first round auditions with FNC Entertainment, JYP, and Big Hit Entertainment.

Stage NameHyuk
Full NameKoo Bon Hyuk
Native Name구본혁
BirthdayApr 17, 2000
Country of BirthSouth Korea
Zodiac SignAries
Blood TypeA

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Choi Byeong Seop (최병섭; born Feb 27, 2001), better known as Eunchan, is TEMPEST's sixth member announced. He is from Anyang, Geyonggi-do, South Korea. He attended Hanlim Multi Arts School and graduated in 2020. Eunchan was 21 years old when he debuted with TEMPEST in 2022.

Stage NameEunchan
Full NameChoi Byeong Seop
Native Name최병섭
BirthdayFeb 27, 2001
Country of BirthSouth Korea
Height182 cm (5'11'')
Zodiac SignPisces
Blood TypeB

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Lee Euiwoong (이의웅; born Apr 5, 2001), known by his stage name LEW, was part of the Yuehua Project Hyeongsep X Euiwoong. He was a contestant in the survival show Produce 101 Season 2. LEW gained popularity after on an episode of Hello Counselor in 2016. After the episode aired, he was approached by several agencies and eventually joined Yuehua Entertainment as a trainee. He stands at a height of 170 cm (5'7'') and has an estimated weight of 55 kg (121 lbs). LEW was 20 years old when he debuted with TEMPEST.


Stage NameLEW
Full NameLee Euiwoong
Native Name이의웅
BirthdayApr 5, 2001
Country of BirthSouth Korea
Height170 cm (5'7'')
Zodiac SignAries
Blood TypeAB

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Song Jae Won (송재원; born Apr 23, 2001), better known by his stage name Hwarang is a former trainee from DSP Media and was part of the pre-debut group DSP N. He was a contestant in Under Nineteen. Hwarang was 20 years old when he debuted with TEMPEST.

Stage NameHwarang
Full NameSong Jae Won
Native Name송재원
BirthdayApr 23, 2001
Country of BirthSouth Korea
Height179 cm (5'10'')
Zodiac SignTaurus
Blood TypeA

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Tae Rae

Kim Tae Rae (김태래; born May 9, 2002) is a South Korean singer and the second member announced. He is the youngest member of the group. Appearance-wise, he bears a striking resemblance to Lee Know from Stray Kids. Taerae was 19 years old when he debuted with TEMPEST in 2022.

Stage NameTaerae
Full NameKim Tae Rae
Native Name김태래
BirthdayMay 9, 2002
Country of BirthSouth Korea
Zodiac SignTaurus
Blood TypeO

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