When you think of the perfect idol, you picture someone handsome and (probably) tall. But these idols have proven that height is nothing but a number!
Here are some of the shortest (and most handsome) male idols in the k-Pop world:
1. Jimin (BTS)
Jimin gets made fun of for his height by the other members but he truly is a stand out talent. Standing at 175 cm, he can do it all, even contemporary dancing. He's a big part of the reason BTS is a success.
2. Taeyang (BIGBANG)
Taeyang has had amazing success in both BIGBANG and on his solo ventures. He stands at 174 cm, and has incredible dance skills and a huge stage presence.
3. D.O (EXO)
D.O is the smallest member of EXO, standing at 173 cm tall. He may be shorter but his vocal power and stand out acting abilities have paved the way for his success.
4. Jo Kwon (2AM)
Jo Kwon has never been afraid of the spotlight. When you think of male idols who perform hilarious female dance routines he tops the list with his energetic style. Standing at 173 cm, his smooth vocals and witty personality ensured he’d be a star.
5. Jonghyun (SHINee)
Not a lot of people realise this (maybe because of his insoles) but Jonghyun is actually on the shorter side. His height of 173 cm equals D.O and Jo Kwon (Crazy)! With his composing talent and singing skills he’s made a solid name for himself in the music industry, writing songs for fellow SM artists.
6. Taeil (BLOCK B)
Most of the Block B members boast tall frames, but Taeil measures in at 167 cm. He makes you notice him though, standing tall with his amazing vocal ability.
7. Jinhwan (iKON)
If you’ve heard any of iKON's songs you’ll notice Jinhwan’s unique vocals immediately. His ability to put all his emotional strength into his voice is truly remarkable and he does it all with a 165 cm frame.
8. Woozi (SEVENTEEN)
There’s something about short idols singing well because our final entry (like every other one on this list) is an amazing singer and producer. Being the smallest at 164 cm, he truly proves that you can be a successful idol even if you’re shorer!
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