RM Facts

Name Kim Namjoon (김남준) alias Rap Monster (RM; 랩몬스터)
Position Main Rapper / Leader
Birthday 12.09.1994
Nationality Korean
Zodiac Sign Virgo / Dog
Height 1.81 m
Weight 67 kg
Blood Type A

RM's Profile


RM was born in Ilsan and attended the Apgujeong High School. He majored in Electric engineering (Bachelor) at the Global Cyber University, where he is currently still enrolled. Furthermore, he studied abroad in New Zealand for 6 months and speaks English fluently. He is known for his intelligence and has an IQ of 148.

He has a younger sister.

RM was the first member of BTS. Even before his debut he was rapping in the underground scene and released a song with Zico (Block B).


RM likes to surf on the internet, is interested in photography, likes to take strolls in the park, riding a bike and is good at ice-skating. He also values clothes.


He received the nickname God of Destruction because he destroys a lot of things accidentally.

He said about himself 'My name is Rap Monster, not Dance Monster' talking about his great rapping skills while he thinks he needs to improve his dancing. The group members like to call him dad of BTS because he takes great care of them.

Best of RM

We love RM in "Not Today"!


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Sources for this profile page are Allkpop.com, Wikipedia and own research.