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Bang Chan Biography

Facts About Bang Chan

Celebrated NameBang Chan
Age25 Years Old
Nick NameBang Chan, Kangaroo, Koala, CB97
Birth NameBang Christopher Chan
Birth Date1997-10-03
Profession Rapper , TV Personality , Singer
Birth NationSouth Korea
Place Of BirthSeoul
High SchoolCheongdam High School, Newtown High School
Marital StatusUnmarried
Sexual OrientationStraight
Net Worth$3 Million
Source of WealthMusic Industry
Height1.71 m or 5 ft 6 in.
Weight65 Kg or 143.5 lbs
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorDark Brown

Bang Chan is a South-Korean-Australian singer, producer, dancer, rapper, as well as a TV personality. He is famous for being the leader of the South Korean boy band, "Stray Kids". The other members of the band included Changbin, Lee Know, Hyunjin, Woojin (separated in 2019), Han, Felix, I.N, and Seungmin. The band’s creation was made official on 17 October, when their music video "Hellevator" came out as a digital single, and led to two band members Felix and Lee Know being removed from the group, but they were eventually brought back. In 2010, at the age of 13, he passed a local audition in Australia for the K-pop label JYP Entertainment. Despite his young age, he moved to Korea to train at JYPE. During his time at the company, he made many close friends including GOT7, TWICE, and DAY6. Chan trained at JYPE for 7 years, watching his trainee friends debut without him. Under his leadership, "Stray Kids" has released a wide range of discography that includes several tracks, mixtapes, and EPs like I Am Not, I Am Who, I Am You, Clé 1: Miroh, Clé 2: Yellow Wood, District 9, I Am You, My Pace, Miroh, and Side Effects. In addition, he has also appeared in various music videos, like TWICE‘s Like Ooh Ahh and Miss A‘s Only You, as well as in several shows such as The 9th, The 9th: Season 2, Stray Kids Amigo TV, Two Kids Room, Two Kids Room Vol. 2, Finding Stray Kids, What If You Are A JYP Entertainment’s Trainee?, and SKZ-Talker Go!. In late 2016, he formed a unit titled 3RACHA with members Han (J.ONE) and Changbin (SPEARB). On 18th January 2017, they uploaded their first untitled mixtape, J:/2017/mixtape, onto SoundCloud, consisting of seven tracks. The unit continued to release self-composed extended plays on SoundCloud. The boy band "Stray Kids" has won several awards such as Asia Artist Award, Gaon Chart Music Award, Asia Model Award, Golden Disc Award, MBC Plus X Genie Music Award, Mnet Asian Music Award, Seoul Music Award, Soribada Best K-Music Award, U+5G The Fact Music Award, Korea First Brand Award, Soompi Award, and many more. The band's pre-debut extended play, titled "Mixtape" was released on 8th January 2018, via JYP Entertainment and Genie Music which included 7 tracks – Hellevator, Spread My Wings, School Life, Yayaya, 4419, Glow, and Beware. The EP was ranked at number #2 in the US World Albums (Billboard) chart as well as in the South Korean Albums (Gaon) chart, at number #9 in the New Zealand Heatseeker Albums (RMNZ) chart, and at number #22 in the Independent Albums (Billboard) chart. The fourth EP entitled "Clé 1: Miroh" by 'Stray Kids' was released on 25th March 2019 via JYP Entertainment and Iriver which included songs such as Entrance, Miroh, Victory Song, Maze of Memories, and Chronosaurus and topped the South Korean Albums (Gaon) chart as it appeared on the chart’s topmost position. Also, it was ranked at number #3 in the US World Albums (Billboard) chart, at number #13 in the Top Heatseekers (Billboard) chart, and at number #15 in the Japanese Albums (Oricon) chart. Moreover, he has also been a member of the hip-hop & record production trio, named "3Racha". His nickname is Bang Chan, Kangaroo, Koala, CB97. The band began working on their Mixtape Project in November 2019, and their first single "Mixtape: Gone Days" came out on 26 December while, they simultaneously worked on their debut Japanese album "SKZ2020", which was released on 18 March 2020. The band's second song for their Mixtape Project "Mixtape : On Track" was released on 26th March 2020, and their Japanese song "Top" served as the "Kami no To-Tower of God" anime's theme song. "Unveil Stray Kids" is the Japanese pre-debut best album by Stray Kids which was released digitally on 19th September 2019 ahead of their first concert in Japan on September 27 for their first world tour Stray Kids Unveil Tour 'I am…'. Their second album "Noeasy" was released on 23rd August 2021, through JYP Entertainment. The title is a wordplay of "noisy" and "no easy", and conveys the concept of leaving a loud impact on the world with their music.

What is Bang Chan Known For?

  • Being the singer, producer, vocalist, dancer, and rapper as well as the leader of the South Korean boy band, "Stray Kids".
  • Being a part of the 4th extended play, titled "Clé 1: Miroh", by Stray Kids which was released on 25th March 2019, via JYP Entertainment and Iriver. 

South-Korean-Australian Singer, Bang Chan


What is the Real Name of Bang Chan? Details About His Parents, Siblings, Education

Bang Chan was born on 3rd October 1997 which makes him the present age of 24 as of 2021. His birthplace is Seoul, South Korea. Thus, he holds South-Korean-Australian nationality and his ethnicity is South-Korean-Asian. His race is White. His real name is Bang Christopher Chan. Bang Chan's parents' name is still missing. Only the fact is known that his father owns a swimming club in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He also has two siblings, a sister whose name goes by Hannah Chan and a brother namely Lucas. Hannah Chan is a trending dance and lip-syncs content creator who rose to fame by sharing performances on her self-titled TikTok account. Libra is his Zodiac sign and he follows the Christianity religion. During his childhood time, he moved to Sydney, Australia, and moved homes many times. During his time in Australia, Bang Chan lived in several different places such as Strathfield, Drummoyne, Enfield, Belmore, and Greenacre. He also took dance classes including ballet and modern dance. He enjoyed playing sports and won many swimming awards as well. 

Moving towards his education, Bang Chan studied at Cheongdam High School in Seoul, South Korea. While living in Australia, he went to Newtown High School of the Performing Arts which is a government-funded co-educational selective and specialist secondary day school located in Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. 

Leader of the South Korean boy band, 'Stray Kids', Bang Chan


Who is Bang Chan in a relationship with?

Bang Chan is not married yet and he is still to get married yet. He has been very confidential regarding his personal life. Though no much news regarding his relationships has been published or revealed in the media. Currently, he is focusing on his career, and he has no plan to get into any kind of committed relationship or marriage. He seems private about his personal relationship matter. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

Is Bang Chan rich?

Bang Chan is a multi-talented singer, producer, dancer, rapper, TV personality who is the lead singer of the band "Stray Kids". The net worth of Bang Chan is estimated to have $3 Million as of 2021. His main source of wealth comes from the music industry and he is living a cool lifestyle as of today. His salary details and earnings are still to get disclosed yet. He has done endorsement work for a number of brands which include the likes of Jambangee Jeans, Ivy Club, Minute Maid Sparkling, Pro-Specs, and many others being the part of Stray Kids. In addition, Stray Kids has been chosen as an ambassador for the likes of Lotte Duty-Free and Talk Talk Korea Contest (2019) and it has also served as an honorary ambassador for the Korean Culture and Information Service (KOCIS) as well as the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST). 

Stray Kids's second album 'Noeasy' was released on 23rd August 2021 through JYP Entertainment


Bang Chan Body Measurements: Height, Weight, and Hair Color

Bang Chan is a handsome singer with an average height of 1.71 m or 5 ft 6 in. His weight consists of 65 Kg or 143.5 lbs. His body type is slim. His hair color is blonde and he has often dyed his hair. He has a pair of dark brown eyes. He often wears colored contact lenses. He has a dimpled smile with wavy hair and a lean body. He stays fit by leading an active life and all the dance practices that he takes also help him maintain a toned physique. Overall, he has got a healthy body and he is very conscious about his food intake. 

Trivias About Bang Chan You Need To Know.

  • Bang Chan can speak languages such as English, Korean, Japanese, and Chinese. He has also revealed that sometimes his thoughts are in English and the other times in Korean.
  • He pets a King Charles Spaniel dog named Berry.
  • He lives by the motto "Just enjoy".
  • He is a fan of the K-pop group KARD.
  • His real name is Bang Christopher Chan.

Frequently Asked Questions About Bang Chan.

Where was Bang Chan born?

Bang Chan was born in Seoul.

What is the net worth of Bang Chan?

The net worth of Bang Chan is $3 Million.

What is the color of Bang Chan's hair?

Bang Chan hair color is Blonde.

What is the color of Bang Chan's eye?

Bang Chan eye color is Dark Brown.

Bang Chan Biography

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Bang Chan Biography title=
Celebrated Name Bang Chan
Age 25 Years Old
Nick Name Bang Chan, Kangaroo, Koala, CB97
Birth Name Bang Christopher Chan
Birth Date 1997-10-03
Gender Male
Profession Rapper , TV Personality , Singer
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Celebrated Name Bang Chan
Age 25 Years Old
Nick Name Bang Chan, Kangaroo, Koala, CB97
Birth Name Bang Christopher Chan
Birth Date 1997-10-03
Gender Male
Profession Rapper , TV Personality , Singer
Birth Nation South Korea
Place Of Birth Seoul
Nationality South-Korean-Australian
Ethnicity Asian
Race White
Siblings 2
Brothers Lucas
Sisters Hannah
Horoscope Libra
High School Cheongdam High School, Newtown High School
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Net Worth $3 Million
Source of Wealth Music Industry
Height 1.71 m or 5 ft 6 in.
Weight 65 Kg or 143.5 lbs
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Dark Brown