Kim Ji Hyun (김 지현) aka Golden / G.Soul (지소울) is an American singer with Korean descent. Before moving to Korea G.soul studied in America alongside R.Kelly which gave him the recognition as "R.Kelly's Protege". G.Soul was scouted into Studio J, which is JYP Entertainments subsidiary label. He is known to be the longest trainee in JYP Entertainment for training about 15 years before making a debut with his first single "You" back in January 2015. After years being with the label he decided to leave and sign under global hip-hop label H1GHR MUSIC on June 6, 2017.
In December 2019, he changed his stage name from G.Soul to Golden.