Jake or Shim Jae Yoon or simply Jake Sim is a member of the new KPOP boy group “ENHYPEN” under Belift Lab. He ranked third in the finals of I-LAND – a reality show through which the group – ENHYPEN was formed. With his clumsy but cute actions and the fascinating corner of his lips, he charmed the fans. He has a solo fandom named “Jakeys.” He is the vocalist, rapper, and dancer of the group.
Stage name: Jake
Real name: Jake Sim / Shim Jae Yoon
Positions: Vocalist, Rapper, and Dancer
Birthday: November 15th, 2002
Birthplace: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Jake ENHYPEN – childhood and trainee day facts!
- Jake is 18 years old and studied at St Peters Lutheran College, Australia, and now at Dwight School, Seoul.
- He is the only child in the family and has a dog named Leila.
- He always had a special place in his heart for puppies and dogs, especially Leila.
- He comes from a wealthy background
- During childhood, he was more inclined towards sports.
- He used to play soccer every now and then.
- He was also smart and topped in math.
- He is said to be a genius and multi-talented guy.
- Though he played violin during childhood, he was not much interested in being a performer.
- When he was 15, he saw BTS performing “DNA” at American Music Awards and only then decided to be a star; just like BTS.
- In 2019, he attended Big Hit Entertainment‘s global audition and joined as a trainee.
- His talent was so good that even the company’s founder, Bang Si Hyuk, was impressed.
- He trained for a period of only 9 months.
- He was known for being handsome and for his amazing rapping skills among I-LAND members.
- He has nicknames – Daeng, Jaeila (Jake + Leila).
- He was always clumsy but cute and handsome.
- He was ranked third in the finals of the survival show I-LAND blinding everyone who doubted him with his glory (as he only took a short period of time training).
- He is highly talented and best at rapping.
Jake ENHYPEN – Favorites, likes, and dislikes!
- Favorite color – Ivory and black
- Favorite ice cream flavor – My Mom is an Alien (a unique flavor available at Baskin-Robbins, Korea)
- Favorite juice – Grape flavored soda
- Favorite season – Spring
- Favorite things he likes – Mimicking dogs and do things controlling his voice, workout, arm wrestling, showing off his muscles, making puppy faces, hip-hop, clothing, then dogs, puppies, and Leila – of course the most.
- Things he doesn’t like – Nothing much till now.
- His bucket list – to be someone who delivers positive energy to others, to have a successful debut, to earn #1 spot on Billboard charts, to go shopping with other members, and to perform worldwide.
Watch ENHYPEN Debut album BORDER: DAY ONE M/V – “Given-Taken” (title track)
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