KIM HAN BIN aka B.I
*He was 12 when he first started training; dubbed as the ‘2nd G-Dragon’ (was also acknowledged by GD as such); He was featured on MC MONG’s Indian Boy in 2009.
KIM JIN HWAN
*Oldest in the group, entered YG in the beginning of 2011.
SONG YOON HYEONG
*Originally signed up for acting but started training as a singer in YG on April of 2012.
KIM JI WON aka BOBBY
*From New York, he entered YG in the beginning of 2011.
KIM DONG HYUK
*In March 2012, He won JYP’s Trainee Search Contest. He was also a member of the Def Music & Dance Academy and was recruited into YG on November of 2012.
GOO JOON HWAE
*NOTE: Was a contestant at SBS KPOPSTAR S1; He was recruited in April of 2012.