Twice’s Tzuyu and Mina, and 2PM’s Nichkhun. Photos: JYP Entertainment, @nkhunnie.2pm/Instagram
Twice’s Tzuyu and Mina, and 2PM’s Nichkhun. Photos: JYP Entertainment, @nkhunnie.2pm/Instagram
K-pop idols

5 K-pop idols who grew up rich before finding fame, from Twice’s Tzuyu and Mina to Enhypen’s Jake and Gfriend’s Umji

  • Some Korean stars, like BTS’ Suga and IU, come from modest backgrounds – while others lived in the lap of luxury before their trainee days
  • The mum of 2PM’s Nichkhun, nicknamed ‘Thai Prince’, is a pharmaceuticals CEO while the dad of Gfriend’s Umji heads up a Korean dental clinic chain

Twice’s Tzuyu and Mina, and 2PM’s Nichkhun. Photos: JYP Entertainment, @nkhunnie.2pm/Instagram
Twice’s Tzuyu and Mina, and 2PM’s Nichkhun. Photos: JYP Entertainment, @nkhunnie.2pm/Instagram
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