FT ISLAND

FT ISLAND

Korean: FT아일랜드

Japanese: FTアイルランド

Past members

Introduction to FT ISLAND

F.T. Island (FT아일랜드; also known as Five Treasure Island) is a South Korean K-pop boy band signed under FNC Entertainment. The band currently consists of 3 members: Hongki, Jaejin, and Minhwan. F.T. Island debuted on June 7th, 2007, with the single, "Love Sick" which was on the television program, M! Countdown.

F.T. Island made their Japanese debut on June 8th, 2008, with the extended play, "Prologue of F.T. Island: Soyogi". The band started getting recognition in the country following the release of their third Japanese studio album in 2011, "Five Treasure Island", which topped the Oricon Albums Chart. Additionally, the band is the first foreign male band in 42 years to top the Oricon Daily Charts.

On January 28th, 2009, it was announced that Oh Won Bin would be leaving the group, with FNC trainee Song Seung-hyun replacing him as a guitarist and a backup vocalist. With the new lineup changes, F.T. Island then released the music for their mini-album with the title song, "Bad Woman". It was promoted on SBS Inkigayo. 

On March 14th, 2019, Jong-hoon left the group and retired from the entertainment industry. It was revealed that he was involved in the "Burning Sun scandal". On December 24th, 2019 it was announced that Seunghyun would leave F.T. Island and FNC Entertainment following the end of his contract on December 31st. Although, Hongki, Jaejin, and Minhwan renewed their contracts with their label. 

On September 30th, 2019, Hongki began his mandatory military service, also becoming the first F.T. Island member to enlist. He was discharged from his mandatory military service on April 18th, 2021. Jaejin enlisted as an active-duty soldier on January 21st, 2020, while Minhwan enlisted on February 24th, 2020 as a reserve soldier.

Current state:
in hiatus 
June 7, 2007 - present
June 7, 2008 - present
January 1, 2010 - present
Debut:
Debut to 1st win:
42 days
Active years:
2007-2021
Country:
South Korea
Most popular member:
Kpopping rank:
201st
Fandom:
Primadonna
Fandom color(s):
Sunshine-Yellow
#000001 Black
22 awards
0 pics
137 videos
1 albums
530 viewed
25 added

FT ISLAND Member Profiles

Lee Hongki

Lee Hongki

Korean: 이홍기

Japanese: イ•ホンギ

Birthday:
Age:
31 years old
Birthplace:
Gwangju, Gyeonggi   South Korea
Height:
5'9" (176 cm)
Weight:
132.3 lbs (60 kg)
Zodiac-sign:
Blood type:
AB
Position:
Main Vocalist, Visual, Face of the Group
Minhwan

Minhwan

Birthday:
Age:
28 years old
Birthplace:
Seoul   South Korea
Height:
5'7" (171 cm)
Zodiac-sign:
Blood type:
A
Position:
Vocalist, Drummer, Maknae
JAEJIN

JAEJIN

Korean: 재진

Japanese: ジェジン

Birthday:
Age:
29 years old
Birthplace:
Cheongju   South Korea
Height:
5'10" (177 cm)
Weight:
127.9 lbs (58 kg)
Zodiac-sign:
Blood type:
A
Position:
Lead Vocalist, Bassist

FT ISLAND's 22 Music Show Wins

The Show
1st
The Show
3rd
The Show
2nd
Music Bank
1st
M Countdown
1st