The8 is a member of the famous 97 liners squad along with Mingyu and DK who is also from Seventeen, Jungkook from BTS, BamBam and Yugyeom from Got7, Jaeehyun from NCT, and Cha Eunwoo from Astro.
The8, as a person who is creative and loves to paint, held his first art exhibit along with Mingyu during Seventeen's 3rd anniversary as a special surprise for Carats.
In 2010, The8 appeared on the Chinese program ’Tian-tian-xiang-shang’.
The8 always makes sure to eat his meals without skipping any. Even if he has to wake up at 3AM, he would wake up an hour earlier to eat.
The8 said he watched a lot of variety shows when he was in China and he wanted to be a superstar, so that’s why he became a singer in Korea.
Growing up, The8's mother encouraged him to have good grades and learn singing and martial arts.
The8 participated and won the first prize at the National Children's martial arts competition in China.
The8 has been practicing Chinese Wushu since he was 5 years old.
The8's role models are his parents.
The8 avoids drinking cold water because of his weak stomach.