Onew Shinee


Lee Jin-ki(born(1989-12-14)December 14, 1989),better known by his stage nameOnew,is a South Korean singer and actor. Born in Gwangmyeong , Gyeonggi-do , Onew was discovered at the 2006 SM Academy Casting and signed the contract with SMEntertainment the day after his audition. He debuted as one of the lead vocalists of boy group Shinee in May 2008,who went on to become one of the best-selling artists in South Korea.Aside from group activities, Onew has participated in various television dramas, mostly known for his role of Baek Su in JTBCs sitcomWelcome to Royal Villa(2013)and the cardiothoracic resident Lee Chi-hoon in the popular KBS2 dramaDescendants of the Sun(2016).

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    SHINee Onew first proved global popularity with his first solo album 'VOICE' (Voice). Onew's first mini-album 'VOICE' released on the 5th was released on the iTunes Comprehensive album charts in Mexico, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Peru, Finland, Russia, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Japan, Indonesi…

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    SHINee’s Onew revealed a look at his upcoming solo album!

    The first mini album 'VOICE' (Voice) of 'Sensation vocalist' SHINee Onew (SM Entertainment) will be released on December 5th. Onew will be releasing the first full-length album "VOICE" on December 5 at 6 pm through various music sites such as Melon, Genie, iTunes, Apple Music, Sporty Pie and Sh…

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 Onew Shinee's Career

2008–10: Career beginningsedit

.In 2009, he was featured with Girls' Generation member Jessica for the songOne Year Laterin theTell Me Your Wishmini-album.The same year, he also sang a duet with Kim Yeon-woo for the song,The Name I Lovedfrom the third mini album by Shinee,2009, Year Of Us.

2011–present: Musical acting, acting debut and solo activitiesedit

, SBS 'sIncheon K-Pop Concertand also Mnet 's special event in Taiwan calledNihao Taiwan.

Athena: Goddess of War,Oh My God x2,Pure Loveand for sitcomRoyal Villa.Also, Onew recorded a song titledIn Your Eyesfor the drama seriesTo the Beautiful You. The song was released in the albumTo The Beautiful You OST Part 2on August 22, 2012.Onew also sang the soundtrackMoonlightfor dramaMiss Korea. The song was released on January 3, 2014.

In 2015, Onew was chosen out of more than 2,000 people as the main lead of a new web drama,Dating was the Easiest.The drama is adapted from a popular webtoon of the same title which revolves around the pure yet boisterous romance between a tiger spirit of the mountains and a high school girl. Onew was cast because of his unique analysis of the character and his determination whilst preparing for the auditions.

Onew at MBC Gayo Daejejeon in December 2016

Descendants of the Sun.Onew was also confirmed for a new tvN programEat, Sleep, Eatwhich serves local recipes through Southeast Asia.On August 12, Onew and Lee Jin-ah released a duet, "Starry Night" as part of SM Station , a digital music project by SM Entertainment . It's a pop jazz song which is the work of numerous artists including Andreas Oberg , a Swedish guitarist and songwriter, and singer-composer Yoo Hee-yeol .In October 2016, Onew wrote the song "So Amazing" for his groups fifth Korean studio album1 of 1and another song, "Beautiful Life" for it's repackaged album,1 and 1.

Moreover, due to his controversy, Let's Eat Dinner Together 's production team decided to postpone the episode Onew appeared on,and SM Entertainment announced that Onew will not participate in Shinee’s scheduled concerts in Japan.On April 6, 2018, after 8 long months, Onew was acquitted of all the charges against him by the prosecutors.

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 Onew Shinee's Vocals

In December, 2014, Kim Yeon-woo , Onew's vocal coach revealed during a radio broadcast that Onew's condition had improved after the surgery. He also confirmed that Onew's vocal range "improved and he can make sounds comfortably too".

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 Onew Shinee's Philanthropy

In 2016, Onew donated roughly 1.2 million won to the Korean Heart Association.

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 Onew Shinee's Controversy

On April 5, 2018, SM Entertainment announced that the charges against him had been dismissed by the prosecutors.

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 Onew Shinee's Discography


TitleYearPeak chart positionsSalesAlbum
"One Year Later"(withJessica) 2009N/A Tell Me Your Wish (Genie)
"Starry Night"(withLee Jin-ah) 2016 47
SM Station Season 1
"Lullaby(수면제)"(with Roco of Rocoberry) 2017 60
Non-album single
As featured artist
"Vanilla Love"(Lee Hyun-jifeat. Onew) 2008N/A Kiss Me
"Vanilla Love Part 2"(Lee Hyun-ji feat. Onew) 2009Non-album single
"Play The Field (어장관리)"(Kim Yeon-woofeat. Onew,Yoo In-na) 2018N/A Forever Yours
Soundtrack appearances
"In Your Eyes" 2012 60
To the Beautiful You OST
"Moonlight" 2014 54
Miss Korea OST
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that region.
Note: The Gaon Music Chart was launched in 2010.

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 Onew Shinee's Filmography


2012 I AM.Himself
2015 SMTOWN The Stage

Television dramas

2010 Dr. Champ Park Ki-young (cameo)SBS
Athena: Goddess of WarHimself (cameo)
2012 Oh My God x2
2013 Pure Love Choi Joon-young's cousin (cameo) KBS2
Welcome to Royal Villa Baek-soo JTBC
2016 Descendants of the Sun Lee Chi-hoon KBS2

Variety show

2010 Night Star KBS2Host
2010-2011 Show! Music Core MBC
2014 Law of the Jungle SBS Main Cast (Borneo edition)
2016 Eat, Sleep, Eat tvN Host

Musical theatre

YearTitleRoleOther Notes
2010 Brothers Were Brave Joo-bongLead role
Rock of Ages Drew

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 Onew Shinee's Awards

YearCeremonyAwardNominated WorkResultRef
2015 2015 SBS Gayo Daejeon Best Leader 2015 ShineeWon
2016 2016 Scene Stealer Festival Newcomer Scene Stealer Award (Male) Descendants of the SunWon

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 Onew Shinee's See also

  • List of awards and nominations received by Shinee

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 Onew Shinee's References

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