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Micky

Park Yoochun, better known by his stage names, Micky, Micky Yoochun (in South Korea) and Yuchun (ユチョン, Yuchon?) (in Japan). He is a Korean singer-songwriter, composer, and occasional actor. He is a member of South Korean boy band TVXQ.

Micky was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, until his family immigrated to the United States when he was in the sixth grade. He lived in Fairfax, Virginia, where he attended Holmes Middle School and Chantilly High School. He was scouted by Brothers Entertainment and went back to South Korea, where he joined SM Entertainment. He has a younger brother named Park Yoohwan.

Micky is featured in "Tokyo Lovelight" from DJ Makai’s Stars (mini-album). He and band-mate U-know are also featured rappers in "Heartquake" from Super Junior’s Third Album, Sorry, Sorry.

Micky has appeared on two televised shows with his band-mates, Banjun Theater and Vacation. In 2006, he made an appearance guest in Rainbow Romance. Although unaired, Micky had also participated in another drama, "Dating on Earth" in the same year. He plays one of the male leads, alongside bandmate, Hero.

Micky has written and composed several songs that have appeared on TVXQ’s Korean and Japanese albums. With band-mates U-Know and Xiah, Micky wrote the rap lyrics to "Love After Love", which appeared on their second Korean studio album, Rising Sun. For the group’s Japanese releases, Micky wrote and co-composed "Kiss Shita Mama, Sayonara" (Kissしたまま、さよなら, lit. As We Kiss, Goodbye?) with Hero for T, TVXQ’s third Japanese album. In September 2009, he and Hero released a self-written duet, "Colors ~Melody and Harmony~", which was used as the image song for Hello Kitty’s thirty-fifth year anniversary.

Other Information

  • Birth name : Park Yoochun
  • Also known as : 믹키유천, 秘奇有天 (Micky Yoochun), ユチョン (Yuchun)
  • Born : June 4, 1986 (1986-06-04) (age 23), Seoul, South Korea
  • Origin : Fairfax, Virginia, United States
  • Genres : Pop, R&B
  • Occupations : Singer, dancer, actor, songwriter, composer, rapper, model
  • Years active : 2003 – present
  • Labels : SM Entertainment, Rhythm Zone
  • Associated acts : SM Town, TVXQ

Discography

Singles with Hero

  • 2009 : Colors: Melody and Harmony

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