South Korean singer and dancer who us a member of the South Korean boy group Shinee with SM Entertainment.
He has also worked as an MC on the television programs, KBS's Yahaengsung and MBC's Show! Music Core.
Another South Korean singer like him is Daehyun.
He was discovered at the 2006 S.M. Academy Casting and joined Shinee in 2008.
His family comes from Gwangmyeong, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.