Jung Yong Hwa is a South Korean idol, singer and actor. He has been a member of the idol Korean band CNBLUE since its creation in 2009 and has achieved success with his acting debut as Kang Shin-woo in drama You’re Beautiful. He appeared on the variety show We Got Married with his on-screen wife Seohyun. He is currently filming the drama Heartstrings.
Jung was born in Seoul, South Korea. His family consists of his parents and a brother four years older than him. He moved to Busan in 1991 and lived there through high school, where he first began composing music. After taking his college entrance exam, he moved back to Seoul where he joined FNC Music and began training in bass technology at F&C Academy.
Jung is now the leader, vocalist, and guitarist of CNBLUE. On May 25, 2010, an FNC Music representative announced that Jung had been diagnosed with vocal cord nodules and acute laryngitis. Jung was hospitalized for treatment from May 24 to 27, 2010 and may require surgery in future.
On January 14, 2011, Jung also released his first solo-digital single, “For First Time Lovers (Banmal Song)”,
- Name: 정용화 / Jung Yong Hwa (Jeong Yong Hwa)
- Profession: Singer and actor
- Birthdate: 1989-Jun-22
- Birthplace: Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
- Height: 180cm
- Weight: 63kg
- Star sign: Cancer
- Blood Type: A
- Family: One older brother
- Talent agency: F&C Music
- You’ve Fallen for Me (MBC, 2011)
- You’re Beautiful (SBS, 2009)
- 2009 SBS Drama Awards: New Star Award (You’re Beautiful)