Stage name: Youngjae, 영재
Real name: Yoo Young Jae, 유영재
B.A.P: lead vocalist
Birthday: January 24, 1994
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
1) Yoo Youngjae was born in Bangbae-dong, Seoul, South Korea.
2) Youngjae family: parents and older brother.
3) Yoo Youngjae's education: Uijeongbu Technical High School.
4) Youngjae was a smart student, he scored 90% in science, history, Korean and English.
5) Yoo Youngjae developed a love for music before entering high school. He trained under JYP Entertainment for a year, where he auditioned with J-Hope (BTS) and Dino (Halo). Youngjae left JYP as his debut day was nowhere near. He was introduced by an acquaintance to an agent of TS Entertainment, with whom he subsequently signed a contract after passing an audition.
6) Youngjae has been training for a total of 4 years.
7) In early 2019, Yoo Youngjae founded his independent label JWORLD.
8) In March 2019, it was announced that Youngjae signed with a new agency and debuted as a solo artist on April 19, 2019 with 'Fancy'.
9) Youngjae's ideal type is someone who loves him very much.