Check out the youngest group leader in K-pop history!

An upcoming group named 'ENHYPEN' was formed through the survival reality show, 'I-LAND'. Their members recently introduced themselves and the age of their leader shocked spectators! Read below for more details.

  • ENHYPEN is a 7-member group managed by BELIFT LAB.
  • The group will debut on 30th November 2020 with their mini-album 'BORDER: DAY ONE'.
  • Yang Jungwon is decided to be the leader of the band.
ENHYPEN after being formed. Source: ENHYPEN via Twitter

ENHYPEN is the junior of bands BTS and TXT, since the group is managed by a joint venture between BigHit Entertainment and CJ ENM. The two latter bands are both formed by BigHit.

BTS along with their juniors, TXT. Source: Twitter

The group has yet to debut but were already featured in the video of the BigHit family singing along to Dynamite which includes major artists like BTS and NU'EST!

Although fans were convinced the leader would be the oldest member, Heesung, it came as a surprise when that turned out to be the farthest from the truth. Guess who they decided on?

Group leader of Enhypen, Jungwon. Source: BELIFT LAB via Twitter

It turned out to be the youngest member of ENHYPEN- Jungwon! It was revealed that the first choice was Heesung but staff and didn't want to put too much pressure on the oldest.

When asked, Heesung turned down the opportunity to lead, hence thrusting the chance to Jungwon, who welcomed it with open arms.

Being only 16 years old, he's the youngest group leader in the history of K-pop and fans can't wait to see how he does after debut! Do you think it was a wise decision? Comment below!

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