Treasure 13‘s Bang Yedam is turning 17-years-old internationally (18 in Korea) today, May 7, 2019. Here are the reasons why you should stan him ASAP!
1. He has a beautiful, soulful voice that will surely sweep you off your feet. Here he is covering Shawn Mendes‘ “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back” in front of Park Jinyoung and Yang Hyuk Suk.
2. He’s been talented since he was a kid! He finished the first runner up on K-Pop Star Season 2 when he was just 12 years old. Here he is performing Tamia‘s “Officially Missing You.”
3. He is also an amazing dancer! He definitely is made for music.
4. He knows how to write, compose, and produce his own songs. He even performed his own track on YG Treasure Box.
5. He cares deeply for the people around him. He notices fellow YG Treasure box contestant Doyoung feeling sad and does his best to cheer him up by dancing. What a sweetheart!
6. He’s still a kid at heart. He loves stuffed toys and even keeps the ones that are gifts for him!
7. Even though he’s been in this industry since his youth, he doesn’t shy away from having fun practicing and spending time with his teammates.
8. He has so much love for his teammates, and he doesn’t shy away from showing them how much he adores them! Here he is giving fellow Treasure 13 member Junkyu a back-hug and telling him all the things he likes about him.
Happy Birthday, Yedam!