Infinite at the 2012 K-Collection in Seoul. Members from left to the right: L, Hoya, Sungkyu, Sungyeol, Woohyun, Dongwoo, Sungjong
|Origin||Seoul, South Korea|
Infinite (Korean: 인피니트) is a seven-member South Korean pop boy band, formed in 2010 by Woollim Entertainment. The group comprises seven members: Sungkyu, Dongwoo, Woohyun, Hoya, Sungyeol, L, and Sungjong. Their mini-album New Challenge sold over 160,000 copies in South Korea alone and was one of the best-selling albums of 2013. Their second album, Season 2, was released in May 2014. They made their comeback with their 5th mini-album Reality in July 2015.
- 1 Career
- 1.1 2010 - 2011: First Invasion, Evolution, Over the Top, and Japanese debut
- 1.2 2012: Touring, individual activities and Infinitize
- 1.3 2013: Infinite H, New Challenge, Koi ni Ochiru Toki, Destiny, Request and World Tour
- 1.4 2014: Reality show, One Great Step Returns, new subunits, Season 2 and Be Back
- 1.5 2015: Unit Comeback, 27, Japan Tour, Reality and 2nd World Tour
- 2 Members
- 3 Sub-Units
- 4 Discography
- 5 Tour and Concert
- 6 Filmography
- 7 Awards and nominations
- 8 Music Program Awards
- 9 References
- 10 External links
2010 - 2011: First Invasion, Evolution, Over the Top, and Japanese debut
In 2010, Infinite first appeared in the Mnet reality show You Are My Oppa introducing the group before making their debut on June 9. They performed songs from their first EP First Invasion with the singles "Come Back Again" and "She's Back".
Their first album Over The Top was released on July 21, 2011 along with the music video of their title track Be Mine (내꺼하자). They received their first music show first place award at M! Countdown on September 1, 2011 and received a "Double Crown" for winning two consecutive #1 places at M! Countdown. Following the success of "Be Mine" Infinite re-released a repackaged album titled Paradise, along with its title track with the same name, on September 26, 2011. On October 9, Infinite came first on Inkigayo for "Paradise." Infinite then won their second trophy with "Paradise" on October 13 on M! Countdown.
Infinite unofficially debuted in Japan with their first Japanese single To-Ra-Wa on January 26, 2011, which was a Japanese version of their Korean debut song, "Come Back Again". Immediately after its release, their Evolution album hit #3 on real-time charts for sales in Korea. The song was the top downloaded ringtone on the daily charts of the K-POP section of Japan’s top mobile website. Infinite released various rental singles including "She's Back", "BTD (Before The Dawn)", and "Nothing's Over" before they officially debuted in Japan. Infinite made their official debut with the release of the Japanese version of "BTD" on November 19, 2011. The B-side for the single is "Can U Smile", a remake of a track from their 2nd Mini Album EVOLUTION. It is the 3rd track of their first single album Inspirit.
In December 2011, they digitally released their first Christmas song "White Confession".
2012: Touring, individual activities and Infinitize
Infinite performed their very first Korean concert in front of approximately 8,000 fans on February 11–12 at the Seoul Olympic Park in Songpa District, eastern Seoul. The concert was titled Second Invasion, following up the band's debut album, First Invasion. Tickets to the concert sold out within 10 minutes after being released online on December 14.
The group focused on individual activities with Dongwoo featured in Baby Soul/Yoo Jia's new single "She's a Flirt" released on 18 January, L was cast in for the tvN TV drama Shut Up Flower Boy Band which started airing on 30 January, Hoya was cast in Reply 1997 that aired on the 24th of July, Woohyun was cast in The Thousandth Man which started airing on the 17th of August, L was cast in What is Mom that aired on October 8. Infinite sang the sitcom's OST, Fantasy.
The group's second Japanese single was released on April 18, 2012. It included the Japanese version of their song "Be Mine" as its title track, as well as a Japanese version of "Julia". It peaked at #2 both in Oricon Daily and Weekly Charts. Total reported sales amount to at least 54,218 copies.
The group's third mini album was INFINITIZE, which was awarded a "Triple Crown" for winning #1 in a week at all Music Programs. On June 14, 2012, Infinite won their first triple crown on M! Countdown for the "The Chaser" which achieved top spot on the charts for three consecutive weeks. At the end of the year, Billboard named "The Chaser" the number one KPOP song of the year.
2013: Infinite H, New Challenge, Koi ni Ochiru Toki, Destiny, Request and World Tour
Dongwoo and Hoya made their debut as Infinite H on January 10, 2013 with the mini album Fly High and on March 21, the group released their fourth mini album, titled New Challenge. "Man in Love", the title track of the mini album, won 7 music show awards in its promotion period.
The group then released their second single, Destiny, on July 16. The group first performed "Destiny" at the 2013 Mnet 20's Choice Awards on July 18 and began promotional performances on MBC's July 20 episode of Show! Music Core and various music programs.
Infinite began their 1st World Tour named One Great Step on August 9 in Seoul. The tour included 22 shows in Asia, North America, Europe and Dubai. The group concluded their world tour with an encore concert, "One Great Step Returns" in Seoul on February 2014. On November 22, 2013, Infinite won the best male group on MAMA (Mnet Asian Music Awards) 2013 and additionally received the "Sony MDR Worldwide Performer" award.
2014: Reality show, One Great Step Returns, new subunits, Season 2 and Be Back
On January 16, Mnet released a preview for the group's new reality show, "This is INFINITE", and on February 6, the show aired its first broadcast. This was their first variety show as a group since Ranking King in 2012.
After performing in 15 countries for their world tour, "One Great Step", Infinite held an encore concert titled "One Great Step Returns" to wrap up their world tour. The encore concert was held for 2 days on February 28 and March 1 at Olympic Gymnastics Arena in Seoul. During the concert, a new sub-unit, Infinite F, was announced, consisting of members Sungyeol, Sungjong, and L. Infinite F performed a new song, titled "Heartbeat", while Infinite H performed a new song titled "Alone". "When I Close My Eyes", a self-composed song, was performed by Woohyun. A new sub unit, Toheart, made their debut on March 10.
On April 10, Infinite released The Origin, an instrumental album of the band's most representative songs, and the first album of its kind by a Korean artist. Prior to the release of The Origin, Infinite released the instrumental music video for their song "BTD (Before the Dawn)", which featured never-before-seen footage from the original "BTD" music video.
On May 12, Woollim Entertainment confirmed in an interview with Newsen that Infinite's second studio album, Season 2 will be released on May 21. Prior to the release of the album, Infinite held a showcase in South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, titled 1.2.3. The group held the first showcase in Japan on May 19 and Taiwan on May 20 before performing in South Korea on May 21. On May 21, the music video for "Last Romeo" was released. Infinite then made their comeback with the repackaged album Be Back, on July 22. Infinite performed their first live performance of the title song, "Back", on KBS's Music Bank on July 18.
On September 11, the band had their first Billboard No. 1, with their single "Last Romeo" topping the Billboard Twitter Emerging Artists chart, becoming the first Korean act to do so, and also hitting No. 33 on Billboard Twitter Top Tracks.
On November 30, Infinite F debuted in Korea with their first single album, Heartbeat.
On December 18, Infinite released the music video their new Japanese single, "Dilemma", composed by renowned Japanese musician and guitarist Tomoyasu Hotei. The single was subsequently released on December 24 and used as the centerpiece of their upcoming "Dilemma Tour" in Japan in early 2015.
2015: Unit Comeback, 27, Japan Tour, Reality and 2nd World Tour
On January 26, 2015, subunit Infinite H made their comeback after two years with the release of their second EP, Fly Again. They also held a press conference and a showcase on the same day at AX Korea, in Seoul. Promotions for the album started on January 31, on M! Countdown and Music Bank.
On January 24, Infinite teased fans with the official trailer for their Dilemma Tour. The tour commenced on February 1 in Fukoka, with planned concerts in Tokyo, Osaka and Aichi. On May 20, Infinite released their teaser for their Japanese single, '24 Hours'! It includes individual shots of the boys dressed in white to depict angels on earth, a short snippet of the upcoming track is teased to add onto the already heightened anticipation.
On April 29, revealed promotional video (PV) for 24 Hours. Moreover, there is an another short PV which was released. This time, the boys cannot be seen throughout the video and rather a couple being sweet together is visible. It exhibits cute scenarios usually done by persons committed in a relationship. At the end, the boy sweetly sung part of the song in a cappella. 24 Hours, has come in 3rd on the Oricon Weekly Chart with 56, 266 copies sold.
In May, Sung-kyu released his second solo album 27. The whole album is produced by Sung-kyu's respected artist Kim Jong Wan, the frontman of the indie rock band Nell. He promoted with double title tracks and was released on May 11 along with the music video for "The Answer" and "Kontrol".
On June 30, Infinite released comeback teaser photos for the release of new mini album Reality. On July 2, they announced that the track Bad would be the title song from Reality, the first music video teaser appeared on July 6 the song itself together with its video was released on July 12, with the release of Reality following on July 13.
On July 21, Infinite released their teaser for Infinite Effect World Tour. Holding a flag with an infinity logo, leader Sung-kyu leads his fellow members through the doors, signaling their invasion into other countries through the teaser video. With the use of fire in the background, tarot cards, coffins, and zombie face makeup, Infinite seems to be going with a dark concept, which has been a strength for the group for their promotions.
"Infinite Effect" will be the group’s second world tour since their first (One Great Step) held in 2013. The tour kickstarted in Seoul for over the course of 2 days on August 8 and 9. On August 24, the band announced several other stops for the concert.
Kim Sung-kyu (Hangul: 김성규; hanja: 金聖圭) is the leader and one of the main vocalists. Was born in Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do on April 28, 1989. He attended Jeonju National University High School. In 2007, he auditioned for SM Entertainment but failed to make the cut, and auditioned once more in 2008 only to fail again. Due to his admiration for rock band Nell, he initially auditioned at Woollim Entertainment under the recommendation of Nell's manager whom he'd met coincidentally at the cafe where he worked at part-time. With a hurting stomach, Sung-kyu went to his audition and lightly threatened them by saying, "If you don't pick me, I'm going to bother you forever." Afterwards he rushed to the hospital immediately and got an appendectomy. On the day of his release, he received the notification that he had passed his audition. Originally intending to pursue rock music in a band, Sung-kyu instead became a trainee for the dance group Infinite, of which he would later assume the positions of leader and main vocalist.
Made his debut as a musical actor, along with band member Woohyun, in the musical "Gwanghwamun Sonata". Sung-kyu plays the role of Jiyong, the son of the female lead. The musical lasted from January 3 to March 11, 2012. In May 2012, it was announced that join Immortal Songs 2 as a fixed member. In January 2013, Sung-kyu was confirmed to be a fixed cast on JTBC Lee Soo-geun and Kim Byung-man’s High Society 2. On February 15, 2013 Sung-kyu graduated from Daekyung University's Practical Music program and received the 'Proud Daekyung University Student award'. In October 2013, he featured in rapper Kanto's debut single "What U Want". On February 8, 2015, he was confirmed to star in new KBS's web drama, Love Detective Sherlock K, alongside Yura as lovers. On January 29, 2015, Sung-kyu was confirmed to star in new KBS variety show, Fluttering India. His second album '27' was released on 11 May 2015 .
Jang Dong-woo (Hangul: 장동우; hanja: 張東雨 ) is the main rapper. Was born in Guri, Gyeonggi-do on November 22, 1990. He is the second oldest in the group. He writes majority of the rap verses in Infinite's songs and has a lot of interest in songwriting and composing. He (along with Hoya) are certified as professional songwriters.
 Dongwoo and fellow Infinite member Hoya debuted as Infinite H, the first official sub-unit of Infinite formed on January 2013. On February 15, 2013 graduated from Daekyung University's Practical Music program and received the 'Proud Daekyung University Student award'. He is a former schoolmate of EXO's eldest, Xiumin. He was casted in the program Law of the jungle in Costa Rica. He used to be a JYP Entertainment trainee.
Nam Woo-hyun (Hangul: 남우현; hanja: 南優鉉) is one of the main vocalists. Was born in Seoul on February 8, 1991. In an interview with 10asia, Woohyun revealed he originally aspired to be a soccer player. However, he could not pursue this dream and eventually realized his dream of becoming a singer when he was in high school, and auditioned at Woollim Entertainment to pursue a career in music as a solo singer. He passed the audition with a cover of Stevie Wonder's "Lately" and was taken in as an idol trainee. He admitted being a little disappointed but worked hard to practice dancing instead. Prior to debuting with Infinite, Woohyun was a model for a shopping mall alongside Jun-hyung and Ji-yeon. In one of his first broadcast appearances, he played the lead role in KooPD's music video for 귀가 멀어 in 2007.
In September 2011, it was announced that would be joining Immortal Songs 2 as a fixed member. Woohyun made his debut as a musical actor, along with band member Sung Gyu, in the musical "Gwanghwamun Sonata", playing the role of Ji-yong, the son of female lead, Yeo-joo, from January 3 to March 11, 2012. He reprised the role again in Japan from January 4 to January 6, 2013. Made his acting debut in July 2012 when he was cast in a minor role in the drama The Thousandth Man, alongside Hyomin. Early 2013, he took part in Re;code, a duet project with Korean indie pop singer, Lucia, covering Epitone Project's "Cactus".
On February 20, 2014 SM Entertainment released a prologue teaser announcing Toheart, a special unit duo consisting of Woohyun and Key. Toheart debuted with Delicious on March 10 and made their live debut on March 12 during their MelOn Premiere Showcase. In April 2014, it was announced that would be starring in the KBS2 drama Hi! School-Love On alongside fellow Infinite member Lee Sung-yeol and child actress Kim Sae-ron. The 20 episode drama aired once a week on Fridays at 20:55KST from July 11 to December 19, 2014.
Hoya (Hangul: 호야) is the rapper and vocalist. Born Lee Ho-won (Hangul: 이호원 but later confessed that his name was changed from "Lee Ho-Dong" 이호동 to Ho won after birth) in Busan on March 28, 1991. He dropped out of high school to pursue his dream as a singer. His father was against the decision thus Hoya had to leave home. He then took the high school qualification exam and passed. Hoya auditioned after he dropped out and ended up in his current agency, Woollim Entertainment.
He was a former JYP Entertainment trainee. On April 30, 2012, it was briefly announced that would be his debut as an actor through tvN's new television drama. It was initially denied by his agency, but weeks later, Hoya confirmed himself that he would be acting in the drama Reply 1997. Hoya and fellow Infinite member Dongwoo debuted as Infinite H, the first official sub-unit of Infinite formed on January 2013. On February 15, 2013 graduated from Daekyung University's Practical Music program and received the 'Proud Daekyung University Student award'. On March 10, 2014 he announced that his real birth name is Lee Hodong, not Howon as he had previously told the public, and that he changed it in order not to share a name with comedian Kang Hodong.
Lee Sung-yeol (Hangul: 이성열; hanja: 李成烈) is the vocalist. Was born in Yongin, Gyeonggi-do on August 27, 1991. On October 21, 2013, Sung-yeol and Nam Ji-hyun, were cast as main characters, shy boy Gi-yeok and popular girl Min-ah respectively in the web drama Please Remember, Princess. On February 15, 2013 graduated from Daekyung University's Practical Music program and received the 'Proud Daekyung University Student award'. On March 18, 2014 was presented as a member of subunit Infinite F. In April 2014, it was announced that would be starring in the KBS2 drama Hi! School-Love On alongside fellow Infinite member Nam Woo-hyun and child actress Kim Sae-ron. The 20 episode drama aired once a week on Fridays at 20:55KST from July 11 to December 19, 2014. In May 2015, he was confirmed in the cast of the series D-Day.
L is the visual and the main vocalist. Born Kim Myung-soo (Hangul: 김명수; hanja: 金明洙) in Seoul on March 13, 1992. Made his debut as an actor in 2011 with the Japanese drama Jiu which aired on TV Asahi. In 2012, he acted as guitarist Lee Hyunsoo in the TVN drama Shut Up Flower Boy Band and was part of the cast of the MBC sitcom "What's The Deal, Mom?". On February 15, 2013 graduated from Daekyung University's Practical Music program and received the 'Proud Daekyung University Student award'. On May 15, 2013, L released his photo essay book titled, "L's Bravo Viewtiful", showing photos taken by him on a 93-day journey. On March 18, 2014 was presented as a member of subunit Infinite F. He made his comeback to the small screen with the drama The Time We Were Not In Love.
Lee Sung-jong (Hangul: 이성종; hanja: 李成鍾) is the vocalist. Was born in Gwangju on September 3, 1993. He has a little brother that is three years younger than him and his name is Lee- Seon-gyu. On March 18, 2014, he was became a member of subunit Infinite F with L and Sung-yeol. In June 2015, he was confirmed to be part of the cast of Real Men.
Infinite H (hangul: 인피니트 H) is the first official sub-group of South Korean boy group, Infinite formed under Woollim Entertainment in 2013. The sub-group consists of Infinite members Dongwoo and Hoya. The sub-group debuted with their mini album titled Fly High and released their second EP, Fly Again, on January 26, 2015.[better source needed]
Infinite F (hangul: 인피니트 F) is a sub-group of South Korean boy group Infinite, formed under Woollim Entertainment in 2014, consisting of Infinite members Sungyeol, L and Sungjong. They first performed as an unofficial unit at Infinite's 1st Inspirit Inauguration on August 17. The trio did a cover of Orange Caramel's "Bangkok City" which was well received by fans and officially announced at the One Great Step Returns encore concert, held February 28 and March 1.
On November 25, the album cover for Azure was revealed, closely followed by the announcement that Infinite F would be debuting in Korea the following week. The MV for "My Heart is Beating" and album were both released in December. The sub-group made their official music show debut on Music Bank on December 5.[better source needed]
Tour and Concert
- Japan Tour
- Infinite Japan 1st Live - Leaping Over (2011)
- Infinite 1st Arena Tour in Japan - Second Invasion Evolution Plus (2012)
- 2015 Infinite Japan Tour - DILEMMA (2015)
- Korean Tour
- Infinite Second Invasion (2012)
- 2012 Infinite Concert: That Summer (2012)
- 2014 Infinite Concert: That Summer 2 (2014)
- World Tour
- 2013 Infinite 1st World Tour - One Great Step (2013)
- 2015 Infinite 2nd World Tour - INFINITE EFFECT (2015)
|2012||Infinite Concert: Second Invasion Evolution the Movie 3D||as themselves|
|2014||Grow: Infinite's Real Youth Life|
|2011||Wara Store||Tooniverse||Themselves (voices)|
|2010||Infinite! You Are My Oppa||Mnet||Pre-debut reality show|
|Days of Infinite|
|2011||Infinite's Sesame Player|
|2012||Infinite's Ranking King|
|2013||Infinite's Japan Story|
|2014||This Is Infinite|
|2014||After School Club||Arirang||Ep. 71|
|2015||After School Club (Infinite H)||Arirang||Ep. 143|
|2015||Weekly Idol||MBC||Ep. 152, 153|
|2015||Weekly Idol (Infinite - Sungkyu)||MBC||Ep. 199|
|2015||Weekly Idol||MBC||Ep. 207|
|2015||A Song 4 You||KBS||Ep. 4|
Awards and nominations
|2012||Disk Bonsang Award||Over the Top||Won|
|Most Popular Artist Award||Be Mine||Nominated|
|MSN Most Popular Artist Award||Nominated|
|Hallyu Icon Award||Infinite||Won|
|2013||Disk Bonsang Award||Infinitize||Won|
|Best Group Performance||Infinite||Won|
|2014||Disk Bonsang Award||New Challenge||Won|
|2015||Disk Bonsang Award||Season 2||Won|
|2011||Bonsang Award||Be Mine, Paradise||Nominated|
|2015||Bonsang Award||Season 2||Won|
|Special Hallyu Award||Infinite||Won|
Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA)
The Mnet Asian Music Awards (abbreviated as a MAMA), formerly "M.net KM Music Festival" (MKMF) (1999 - 2008), is a major K-pop music award show that is held by Mnet Media annually in South Korea.
Daesang Award (Grand Prize) is equivalent to Artist of the Year.
|12th||2010||"Come Back Again"||Best New Male Artist Award||Nominated|
|Song of the Year||Nominated|
|Best Dance Performance by a Male Group||Nominated|
|Song of the Year||Nominated|
|Best Music Video||Nominated|
|Best Dance Performance by a Male Group||Nominated|
|15th||2013||Infinite||Best Male Group||Won|
|Man In Love||Best Dance Performance – Male Group||Nominated|
|1st World Tour - One Great Step||Sony MDR World Wide Performer||Won|
|16th||2014||Last Romeo||Best Dance Performance – Male Group||Won|
|Infinite||K-pop Fan's Choice - Male||Won|
|Season 2||'BC – UnionPay Album of the Year||Nominated|
|Last Romeo||Song of the Year||Nominated|
|9th||2012||Over the Top||Group Musician of the Year by Netizens||Won|
|12th||2015||Season 2||Group Musician of the Year by Netizens||Won|
Melon Music Awards use only digital sales and online votes to judge winners.
Daesang Award (Grand Prize) is equivalent Artist of the Year.
|3rd||2011||Infinite||2011 Top 10||Nominated|
|4th||2012||2012 Top 10||Won|
|Daesang - Artist of the Year||Nominated|
|7th||2013||Infinite||Best Global Touring Artist||Won|
|20’s Mwave Global Star||Nominated|
|2010||18th Korean Culture Entertainment Awards||New Generation Popular Music Teen Singer Award||Infinite||Won|
|2011||Mnet M! Countdown||Idol Dance Competition||Hoya and Dongwoo||Won|
|The Seoul Foreign Correspondents’ Club (SFCC) PR Awards||Performance Group||Infinite||Won|
|Mnet M! Countdown Awards||Best Action Performance||Before the Dawn (BTD)
|OBS Idol Stars Awards||Idol Growth No.1||Infinite||Won|
|2012||Billboard Korea||Best K-Pop Song of 2012||The Chaser||Won|
|SBS MTV Best of the Best Awards||Best Dance Music Video||Won|
|2013||Best Unit||Infinite H||Won|
|13th Republic of Korea National Assembly Awards||Popular Music of the Year||Infinite||Won|
|SBS Inkigayo Half-Year Wrap Up Special||Viewer's Choice Award (Popularity)||Man In Love||Won|
|SBS Gayo Daejun SOTY Poll||#1 Group People Want to Meet||Infinite||Won|
|2014||SBS Gayo Daejun||Best Performance Chosen by Viewers||Won|
|Top 10 award||Won|
|2015||21st Republic of Korea Entertainment Art Awards||Best Male Group||Won|
Music Program Awards
These are the collection of Infinite's wins on Korea's televised music program shows.
M! Countdown is aired on Korean cable channel M.net, Music Bank on KBS, Inkigayo on SBS, Show Champion on MBC Music, Music Core on MBC and The Show on SBS MTV.
|2012||June 3||"The Chaser"|
|2013||March 31||"Man in Love"|
|2011||September 1||"Be Mine"|
|2012||May 31||"The Chaser"|
|2013||April 4||"Man in Love"|
|2014||May 29||"Last Romeo"|
|2012||June 1||"The Chaser"|
|2013||April 5||"Man in Love"|
|2014||May 30||"Last Romeo"|
|2012||June 5||"The Chaser"|
|2013||April 3||"Man in Love"|
|2014||May 28||"Last Romeo"|
|2013||April 20||"Man in Love"|
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