Which SEVENTEEN members are foreing? Which SEVENTEEN members are foreing?

Which SEVENTEEN members are not Korean? Get to know their nacionalities

SEVENTEEN brings together talents from different countries in its lineup, do you know which members were not born in Korea?

Pledis Entertainment found the most talented guys in different parts of the world and some of SEVENTEEN's members are not Korean, what are their nationalities?

SEVENTEEN is a great K-Pop group filled with extremely talented, passionate, and dedicated members. Each one has a different specialty that blends perfectly with the other idols in the group to create a great formula for music and performances.

Fate brought together 13 people to create music together as SVT, and although each one has a different personality, charisma, origin and history, their now united paths have not only formed a great journey together, but also promise a brighter future yet to come.

And speaking of the stories and origins of the members of SEVENTEEN, did you know that some of them are not Korean? Like many other companies, Pledis Entertainment didn't just recruit talent from Korea, and some employees found great kids in other countries and invited them to the K-Pop company.

So some members of SVT weren't born in Korea, who are they? SEVENTEEN's Foreing Line is just great, and it helps to stay in touch with CARAT from all over the world.

Meet the SEVENTEEN members who were not born in Korea

1. Joshua

Let's start with the American Line, Joshua was born in Los Angeles, California on December 30, 1995. His parents are Korean, so he was fluent in English and Korean since he was a child. Once, at a Korea Town event in the city he played the guitar and that's when a Pledis employee invited him to the company, he moved to Korea and the rest is history.

Joshua was born in the US | Twitter: @dokyeomshine

2. Vernon

Vernon was also born in the US, only he is from New York and was born on February 18, 1998. Only this rapper's dad is Korean while his mom is American. When he was a child, his family moved to Korea, so he learned to speak the language while also mastering English. He was recruited because his visuals caught the attention of the Pledis staff upon seeing him near his school.

Vernon was born in New York | Twitter: @SvtMembership

3. Jun

Now we have China Line which is made up of Jun who was born in Shenzhen, Guangdong on June 10, 1996, Wen Junhui had worked as an actor since he was a child and was discovered by a Pledis employee while outside a convenience store. His friends encouraged him to join the agency and so he moved to Korea.

Jun is from China | Twitter: @SvtMembership

4. THE8

THE8 is just the stage name of this SEVENTEEN member, Minghao was born in Haicheng, Liaoning, China on November 7, 1997. He was break dancing when a Pledis employee invited him to the company. Xu Minghao has the shortest period as a trainee in the idol group.

THE8 was born in China | Twitter: @SvtMembership

Now you know SEVENTEEN and some of its members a little better. Some had to travel to Korea, move on their own to start working on themselves and debut with SVT. They have a great history even before stardom.

Keep reading more about SEVENTEEN and its members, like Mingyu who chose his favorite nickname for a special reason.

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