BamBam 뱀뱀 is the main rapper of Got7.
BamBam was born Kunpimook Bhuwakul กันต์พิมุกต์ ภูวกุล on Friday, May 2, 1997, in Bangkok, Thailand.
Like fellow member Yugyeom, he was born in the Chinese Year of the Ox. He’s a Taurus. He’s 170 cm or 5'7" tall. BamBam and Youngjae’s blood type is B.
He attended Pramoch Wittaya Ramindara School. He’s Thai and he speaks Thai. He has two older brothers and a younger sister. His siblings, known as Baby, Bank, and Beer, are dancers in Bangkok. His father passed away when he was very young.
BamBam became a trainee in Korea at a very young age and, as a child, was part of the dance crew "We Zaa Cool" alongside Black Pink’s Lisa. He made his first TV appearance in an episode of Mnet’s reality-survival program “WIN: Who Is Next” alongside Jackson, Mark, and Yugyeom.
In 2016, BamBam appeared on the variety show “Real Men” with Jackson for a special season with the theme of “Enlisting Together.” BamBam and Jinyoung were permanent hosts for Mnet’s “M Countdown” SHINee’s Key from March 2015 to March 2016.
His mother is such a big fan of Rain that she was inspired to open a Korean restaurant in Thailand. BamBam aspired to be a world star like Rain, and won first place in a Rain cover dance competition in Thailand in 2007. In 2010, he won second place in an LG Entertainer competition, also in Thailand. That year, he also became a JYP trainee and, as a trainee, shot a KFC commercial. In 2011, he shot a commercial for Ohwantin Milk in Thailand. In 2012, he was in the Hong Kong film Fairy Tale Killer.
BamBam likes to rap in Thai and to dance to girl groups’ songs. His favorite foods are cheeseburgers and Tom yum kung (hot and sour Thai soup with river shrimp). He’d like to dye his hair pink.
He used to room with Yugyeom at the dorm. He thinks that he’s the cutest member of Got7. According to the other members, he performs the best fan service. He’s friends with f(x)’s Amber; they met during a badminton game.