Since the inception of the BTS band, they have conquered the world with their K-pop music. The day, boy-band stepped into the music industry, they haven’t looked back. They are now considered to be among the 25 most influential bands around the globe. All the members of the band hold a substantial amount of money. However, one of the BTS band members is the richest and highest-paid among all. J-Hope is the one with high net worth than the rest of the band members. His wealth is surely soaring than others. You might be getting curious to know how J-Hope has more dough than the rest of his bandmates. Hold on! We are here to reveal everything you need to know about him. There’s no doubt that the band has pulled a bigger considerable chunk of money for themselves in few years. The Squander will take deep dive to know J-Hope’s net worth.
J-Hope was born Jung Ho-Seok in Gwangju, South Korea. Before stepping into the music industry and joining the BTS band, he was a member of the dance group Neuron. He also took dance classes from Gwangju Music Academy for six years. J-Hope possessed a multitude of talents and was well-known for his dancing skills before joining the BTS band. J-Hope has also won a national dance competition in 2008. J-Hope’s dancing skills led him to take an interest in singing and music. Before joining the BTS band, he was featured in Jo Kwon’s song “Animal,” which was released in 2012. J-Hope also purchased a luxury apartment in 2016 for US$1.6 million for his personal use. Now, he is living with other members of BTS is in Hannam-dong, Seoul, South Korea.
In 2013, J-Hope made his debut as a BTS member with the track “No More Dream.” He became the third member to join the band after RM and Suga. Since then, he has been an active member of the band and is involved in the creative planning of every BTS’ discography. In 2018, J-Hope released his first solo album Hope World. The mixtape ranked at number 63 and on the Billboard 200, and also peaked at number 38. It became the highest-charting Korean act. His mixtape also peaked at number 35 in Canadian albums. His solo album’s success led him to rank at number 3 on the Emerging Artists Chart. After PSY, he climbed to Artist 100 by being the fifth Korean artist and the second Korean soloist. J-Hope also released Chicken Noodle Soup in 2019, which is a free collaboration single. There were 9.7 million streams and 11,000 downloads in one week. He also became the first member of BTS on Hot 100 as a solo artist outside the group. His name comes as a desire for representing hope to the fans. The President of South Korea awarded J-Hope fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit along with other members of the BTS band.
J-Hope is an active philanthropist and donated $89,000 US dollars to Korean Child Fund. In 2018, he also donated $133,000. In November 2020, he donated 100 million Korean to the child fund for children facing economic difficulties amid the COVID-19 pandemic. He is the richest member of the BTS band for releasing solo mixtape albums. In 2019, the BTS band earned $170 million from touring, and it’s for sure that J-Hope has received a considerable share. The combined BTS Net worth is approximately $50 Million.
So, what is J-Hope’s net worth? According to our estimate, J-Hope’s net worth is approximately $20 Million.
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