G-Dragon

G-드래곤,권지용

Kwon Ji-yong( Hangul : 권지용; born August 18, 1988),also known by his stage nameG-Dragonis a South Korean rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and fashion icon. He is known for penning chart-topping singles and his stage presence that has garnered him the title " King of K-pop ".From age twelve, G-Dragon trained for six years at South Korean entertainment label YG Entertainment before debuting in 2006 as a member of the hip hop boy band Big Bang , which went on to become one of the best-selling boy bands in the world.His first solo albumHeartbreakerand its title track of the same name , both released in 2009, were commercially successful and earned him Album of the Year at the 2009 Mnet Asian Music Awards . G-Dragon collaborated with Big Bang bandmate T.O.P to release the albumGD & TOPin 2010. His first EPOne of a Kind(2012), was critically acclaimed and yielded three singles: " One of a Kind ", " Crayon ", and the chart-topper " That XX ". The EP became the best-selling album by a Korean soloist, breaking his previous record withHeartbreaker, and earned Record of the Year at the 2013 Seoul Music Awards . In 2013, he embarked on his first worldwide tour as a solo artist, making him the first Korean soloist to tour Japanese dome arenas.G-Dragon was awarded Artist of the Year at the 2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards following the success of his second albumCoup d'Etat(2013). His 2017 EP,Kwon Ji Yong, yielded the number one single " Untitled, 2014 ", and the supporting concert tour Act III: M.O.T.T.E became the largest tour ever conducted by a Korean soloist.Widely recognized for his influence on youth culture, fashion trends, and music in South Korea,G-Dragon was named byForbesin 2016 as the most influential person under 30 in Asia's entertainment and sports.Producing not only for his band but also for his and his bandmates' solo releases, G-Dragon has written or co-written 23 number one songs on the Gaon Digital Chart (equivalent to theBillboardHot 100 ), most of which he has also co-produced.

 Recent news about G-Dragon

  • by HyonJoo.Kim  -  February 27, 2019 02:08 AM

    Kwon Ji-yong, Missing Corporal Promotion ... For more than 100 days in a year

      On April 5, 2018, Kwon Ji Yong was deployed to the 3rd Army Artillery Regiment. 11 months from now. However, it is confirmed that it still has a "one-sided" class rank.   If you look at the Army Personnel Management Regulations, the term of service for each class is three …

  • by asian  -  December 14, 2018 01:33 PM

    BIGBANG’s G-Dragon and BTS’s Jimin have landed a spot on The Guardian’s li…

    The 30-year-old boy band member, who is the most stylish and talented in the history of pop music, was selected by the British Guardian on November 13 (local time).  G-Dragon was listed at No. 11 and praised for his role in influencing the era of “modern, multi-disciplinary Korean…

  • by asian  -  November 2, 2018 03:59 PM

    G-Dragon gave a cute gift to his sister

    Big Bang member G-Dragon who is in the service of the army gave a cute gift to his sister. Today (2 days) One picture of maple leaf has been uploaded to the Instagram of Mr. Ji Dragon and Mr. Kami Kami. Kwon wrote a picture with the words "Give me a present for my sister. I left a leaf on …

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