Stage name: Zelo, 젤로
Real name: Choi Jun Hong, 최준홍
B.A.P: Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Maknae
Birthday: October 15, 1996
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Facts about Zelo
1) Zelo was born and raised in Mokpo, South Korea.
2) Choi Junhong's family: parents, older brother, Mochi (dog).
3) Education Zelo: School of Performing Arts Seoul (15′), Sungdae Middle School.
4) Nicknames of Choi Junhong: Noona “Killer” (xD).
5) Zelo speaks Korean and English.
6) As a child, Choi Junghong dreamed of becoming a football player, but subsequently changed his mind, his love for music grew in him and he began to think about a career as a singer. Zelo is also interested in dancing and beatboxing.
7) At the age of 10, Zelo started attending a well-known music academy in Gwangju where Big Bang's Seungri and BTS' J-Hope also studied. There, Choi Junhong began to study rap and dance. He also started attending auditions, but was unsuccessful due to being too young.
8) Choi Junghong ended up under TS Entertainment and made his debut in the hip-hop duo 'Bang & Zelo' along with fellow B.A.P Yongguk in 2011.
9) Zelo joined k-pop group B.A.P on January 26, 2012 under TS Entertainment, where he was the lead rapper, dance lead and "cute, innocent" maknae. The contract with TS ended on December 2nd, 2018 and he decided not to renew it. All the members of B.A.P have hinted that a reunion in the future under a different name is possible.
10) Zelo's Ideal Type: "A person with a sweet smile who is good at English."