Han Dong-geun

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Han Dong-geun
Han Dong-geun May 2017.png
Han in 2017
Background information
Born (1993-05-09) 9 May 1993 (age 25)
Gumi, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
GenresPop ballad
Years active2014–present
LabelsPledis Entertainment
WebsiteOfficial website
Korean name
Revised RomanizationHan Dong-geun
McCune–ReischauerHan Tongkŭn

Han Dong-geun (born May 9, 1993) is a South Korean singer. He is the winner of MBC's Star Audition Season 3.[1]


On September 30, 2014 Han officially debuted with the digital single "Making a new ending for this story". He released the music video to his second single "Unread" on December 9, 2014.[2] On April 15, 2015 After School’s Jung Ah and Han Dong Geun released their duet for Pledis Project “Parting”, titled “Between Us“.[3] In early April 2016, he appeared on music show King of Mask Singer with the nickname "Vote on April 13th". On August 23, 2016 he released music video for "Amazing You".[4] In 2016 he achieved resurgence in popularity through his participation on Duet Song Festival.


Studio albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
Your Diary 33 KOR: 1,077

Extended plays[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
Broken People 40 KOR:


Title Year Peak Sales Album
"Making A New Ending For This Story"
(이 소설의 끝을 다시 써보려 해)
2014 1
  • KOR: 2,382,717+[6]
Non-album single
"Unread" (읽지 않음)
"Between the Two of Us"
(with Kim Jung-ah)
"Amazing You" (그대라는 사치)
2016 7
  • KOR: 1,810,671+[7]
"Crazy" (미치고 싶다)
2017 7
  • KOR: 947,943+[8]
Your Diary
"Undoable" (안 될 사랑)
  • KOR: 50,478+[9]
Broken People

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2016 Asia Artist Awards Rising Star Award Won
2016 MBC Entertainment Awards Best Newcomer Award (Music / Talk Show) Won
2017 Seoul Music Awards EPK Discovery Award Won
2017 Gaon Chart Music Awards Discovery of the Year Won
2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards Best Vocal Performance Male Solo "Crazy" (미치고 싶다) Nominated
2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards Song of the Year Nominated
2018 Gaon Chart Music Awards Song of the Year – May Nominated

Music programs[edit]

Music Bank[edit]

Year Date Song
2016 September 9 "Making A New Ending For This Story"


Variety show[edit]

Year Title TV Network Notes
2018 Battle Trip KBS2 Special MC (Episode 79-80)


  1. ^ "Who won 'Birth of a Great Star 3'?". allkpop.com. Retrieved 2 March 2013.
  2. ^ "Han Dong Geun releases heartwrenching "Unread"". koreaboo.com. Retrieved 9 December 2014.
  3. ^ "After School's Jung Ah & Han Dong Geun Reveal "Between Us" Music Video". hypnoticasia.com. Retrieved 16 April 2015.
  4. ^ "Han Dong Geun sings about the 'Amazing You'". Allkpop. Retrieved 23 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Gaon Digital Chart". Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved April 10, 2015.
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  8. ^ Cumulative sales for "Crazy":
  9. ^ "2017년 49주차 Download Chart". Gaon Music Chart (in Korean). Retrieved December 14, 2017.

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