Shownu 셔누 is the leader, main dancer, and lead vocal of Monsta X.
Shownu was born Son Hyunwoo 손현우 on Thursday, June 18, 1992. He’s Monsta X’s oldest member. The age gap between him and the maknae, I.M., is 3 years, 7 months, and 8 days.
He was born in the Chinese Year of the Monkey and his zodiac star sign is Gemini. He’s 181 cm or 5'11½" tall. Shownu, Hyungwon, Jooheon, and I.M.’s blood type is O.
He’s from Changdong, Seoul.
Shownu was a JYP trainee and trained with the Got7 members. He’s a former member of Nuboyz. He was a featured dancer in Lee Hyori’s performances of “Bad Girls.” He ranked number one during Monsta X’s reality competition show “No.Mercy.”
His role model is Usher. He used to share a dorm room with Wonho, Kihyun, and Hyungwon.
He’s a heavy sleeper and a picky eater. His hobby is swimming. His favorite foods are meat, hamburgers, and soju. As soon as he returned from the wild after filming “Laws of the Jungle,” he ate soondae (blood sausage).