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Jongho (Hangul: 종호) born on October 12th, 2000, is the vocalist of the South Korean boy band ATEEZ.

Career History


In October 2017, trainees from KQ Entertainment auditioned for the survival reality show MIXNINE. Jongho is one of the four boys that passed the audition. He ranked 27 in the MIXNINE Just Dance showcase but was eliminated in the tenth episode. His final ranking is number 43.

2018: KQ Fellaz, ATEEZ

Before debuting, Jongho was introduced as part of "KQ Fellaz", which is a pre-debut team of trainees under KQ. On October 24, 2018, Jongho debuted as a member of ATEEZ with the title tracks "Treasure" and "Pirate King". In the group, he holds the main vocalist and maknae positions.


  • Stage Name: Jongho (Hangul: 종호; Japanese: ジョンホ)
  • Name: Choi Jong Ho (Hangul: 최종호; Hanja: 崔鍾浩)
  • Name Meaning: "to go out with people 'widely'"
    • 崔 (최/Choi) means "high" and is a common surname. [1]
    • 鍾 (종/Jong) means "bell".[2]
    • 浩 (호/Ho) means "wide/large, or fullness".[2]
  • Birthdate: October 12th, 2000
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Zodiac:
    • Sun sign: Libra
  • Chinese Zodiac: Gold Dragon
  • Blood Type: O
  • MBTI: ESFJ "Extraversion, Sensing, Feeling, Judging"
  • Family: Parents, Younger Brother
  • Education:
    • Noil Middle School (Graduated)
    • Surak High School (Graduated)
    • Global Cyber University Department of Broadcasting and Entertainment (Enrolling)


= Participates as writing/composer/arrange

✖ = Not participated as writing/composer/arrange

Based of the official ATEEZ website and the Korea Music Copyright Association.

ATEEZ Discography

Album Song Writing Composer Arrange
Treasure Ep.2: Zero to One From



Year Channel Title Role Notes
2021 KBS Imitation Hyuk supporting role

Survival Program(s)

Year Title Role Notes
2017 MIXNINE Contestant eliminated in episode 10. final rank: 43


  • His nicknames are Apple and Power-Jongho.
  • His specialties are arm wrestling, singing, playing soccer, splitting apple, and acting.
  • His hobbies are playing pool and playing racing games on the computer.
  • His role model is BTS' Jungkook.
  • He is related to another contestant on MIXNINE named Choi Jiseon.
  • He likes to listen to ballad tracks.
  • He is left-handed.
  • His favorite foods are steak, chicken, pizza, and ramen.
  • He doesn't hate any food.
  • His favorite colors are red and black.
  • His favorite artist is Bruno Mars.
  • He is a MONBEBE.