Choi Youngjae 최영재 is the main vocal of Got7.
Youngjae was born on Tuesday, September 17, 1996.
He was born in the Chinese Year of the Rat. Like fellow members Mark and Jinyoung, he’s a Virgo. He’s 175 cm or 5'9" tall. Youngjae and BamBam’s blood type is B.
He went to Korea Arts High School. He has an older brother and an older sister.
In the summer of 2013, after passing an audition at his music school in Mokpo, Youngjae became a trainee under JYP Entertainment. He cited Elliot Yamin and Sanjoy as two of his musical influences, auditioning with Elliott's songs. He was a trainee for just seven or eight months and was the last member to join Got7.
Youngjae plays the piano. He’s a fan of Javier Colon.
His favorite food is everything except cucumbers, which make him want to vomit. He likes playing soccer.
He used to room with JB at the dorm. The other members call Youngjae the member who changed the most since their trainee days. Aside from JB, he’s the member who sleeps in the most and is most difficult to wake in the morning. He’s considered to have the best eye smiles in Got7, although Jinyoung says otherwise.
According to 2PM’s Nichkhun, Youngjae has the best-looking face in Got7; he’s known as “Nichkhun’s visual.”