Joshua Seventeen


  • Stage Name: Joshua (조슈아) (ジョシュア)
    Real Name: Joshua Hong / Hong Jisoo (홍지수)
    Nickname: American Hyung, Gentleman Joshua
    Team: Vocal
    Birthdate: December 30, 1995 
    Height: 177cm
    Weight: 60kg
    Blood Type: 
    Star Sign: Capricorn
    Hometown: Los Angeles, California 
    Education: Downtown Magnets High School
    Specialty: Singing, Playing the guitar
    Hobbies: Reading, Playing guitar, Singing, Watching movies
    Training Period: 2 years and 2 months

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 Joshua Seventeen's Facts

  • He likes reading, sleeping, eating, playing the guitar and singing. 
  • His favorite colors are Blue, Black, Brown & Pink.  
  • His favorite sport is Football. 
  • He loves anime. His favorites are One Piece, Naruto & Bleach.
  • He’s a christian.  
  • He’s envious of Jihoon’s dancing & singing skills.  
  • He plays the guitar really well. 
  • His parents are his role models. 
  • His favorite korean artist is 2BiC. 
  • He would choose music over food.  
  • He loves the show Adventure Time. 
  • He doesn’t like the color green. 
  • He likes the korean drama Rooftop Prince. 
  • He likes horror movies. 
  • He likes Chris Brown, Usher, Eminem & Tupac. 
  • His favorite youtube artists are Gabe Bondoc, AJ Rafael & Jeff Bernat.  
  • He can cook. 
  • He loves chicken. 
  • He finds British accents hot. 
  • His favorite animals are rabbits. 
  • His favorite korean actor is Jang Donggun.  
  • He loves fairy tales. 
  • He said music is his life. 
  • He’s a fan of EXO. 
  • He is on Team Jacob in the Twilight series. 
  • He prefers books over movies.  
  • He joined Pledis Entertainment and began his training in 2013. 
  • He finds it difficult to ask people for favors.  
  • His ideal type girl is someone who is kind. 
  • Between 20 and Adore U, he prefers 20. 
  • The meaning behind his name Joshua is that it’s a name from the bible. 
  • He views himself as a calm person.  
  • He attended church often when he lived in America. He was apart of the praise team and played the guitar. 
  • He is named Seventeen’s gentleman because he doesn’t get angry easily and talks softly. He has a gentle voice and behaves with manners. He says Good Morning whenever he wakes up in the morning. 
  • He wants to be like Shinhwa and be a team for a long time with a good relationship with the members. 
  • He wants to be a dutiful son to his parents and work hard and make them proud.  
  • When he lived in America, he would speak Korean at home and English at school so he is good at speaking it but not good at writing it.  
  • Between soccer or basketball, he prefers soccer. 
  • His favorite flavor of ice-cream is kiwi.

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 Joshua Seventeen's Work

    • Appeared in Seventeen TV from 2013-2014. 
    • Performed at Like Seventeen Shows 1, 2, 3 and 4. 
    • Performed at Wapop Show from August-September 2014.  
    • Performed at SBS Awards Festival in December 2014.







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