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The8

Korean: 디에잇

Japanese: ディエイト

Hometown

Haicheng, Liaoning

Country

China

Full name:
Xu Minghao
Native name:
徐明浩
Birthday:
Age:
23 years old
Height:
5'10" (178 cm)
Group (2015 - Present):

Introduction to The8

"Say the name, Seventeen! I'm The8!" Xu Minghao (徐明浩), also known for his stage name The8, is a Chinese Member of the South Korean Boy Group Seventeen under Pledis Entertainment. The8 is the Lead Dancer and Sub-Vocalist of the group and is a member of the Performance unit.

Debut:
May 26, 2015
Debut to 1st win:
344 days
Zodiac-sign:
Language(s):
Chinese, Korean
Training period:
1 year and 5 months
Education:
Beijing International Art School (Graduated)
Kpopping rank:
172nd
signature
lightstick
0 awards
16 pics
12 videos
1 albums
108 viewed
77 added

Fun Facts about The8

1
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.
2
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.
3
In 2010, The8 appeared on the Chinese program ’Tian-tian-xiang-shang’.
4
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.
5
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.
6
Growing up, The8's mother encouraged him to have good grades and learn singing and martial arts.
7
The8 participated and won the first prize at the National Children's martial arts competition in China.
8
The8 has been practicing Chinese Wushu since he was 5 years old.
9
The8's role models are his parents.
10
The8 avoids drinking cold water because of his weak stomach.