Lee Seung-gi is a South Korean singer, actor, MC and entertainer who is popular and versatile and won a wide recognition in all fields of his career. He is well known for being a male solo artist who touched fans' heart with his soulful ballads such as Because You're My Girl, a male actor starring in My Girlfriend is a Nine-Tailed Fox etc., a member of the first season of weekend variety show 1 Night from November 2007 to February 2012, and the MC of popularity talk show Strong Heart from October 2009 to April 2012. Lee won a lot of awards such as Best Newcomer (2004), Best Male Solo Artist (2007) in various music awards ceremonies; Popularity Award in KBS Entertainment Awards (2008), MC Special Award in SBS Review of Programs (2009), and so on.
Lee graduated from Dongguk University in 2009 with the degree in International Trade and Commerce and in 2012 with the Master's Degree in Trade Theory and Finance. Scouted by singer Lee Sun-hee, he trained for 2 years before having his music debut on 5 June 2004 at the age of 17.
Lee is very conservative and private about his family personal life. In January 2014, Lee Seung-gi and Girls' Generation's Im
Yoonawere confirmed to be in a relationship since September 2013.
- The meaning of the name Lee: Field