Kim Jong-In is a famous South Korean artist better known by his stage name Kai. He is famous for his singing skills, modeling, acting, and dancing. He is a member of the South Korean supergroup SuperM, the South Korean boy band Exo, and Exo-K. Kai was born on January 14, 1994, in Suncheon, a city in the Jeolla Province of South Korea.

Kai Quick Info 

Full Name               KIM JONG-IN  

Birth Date               January 14, 1994         

Age                          29 years old

Zodiac                     Capricon 

Profession              Singer, Dancer, Actor, Model 

Net Worth               12 million dollars

MaritalStatus          Single          

Nationality              South Korean

Height                     1.82 m

Eye Color               Dark brown 

MBTI                       INFJ 


Kai won SM Entertainment’s Youth Best Contest in 2007 and signed with the company when he was thirteen years old. He then started receiving hip-hop dancing training.SM revealed on December 23, 2011, that Kai would be the first member of their new boy band, Exo.

In October 2012, Jong-In joined Eunhyuk, Henry, Hyoyeon, Taemin, and Luhan, who were all on the same label, in the promotional group Younique Unit. The group put out a song called “Maxstep” as part of a partnership between SM Entertainment and Hyundai.

Kai NetWorth 

Kai has a net worth of 12 million dollars. The source of his financial success is an effective professional life as a K-pop idol, solo musician, actor, and brand ambassador. The money Jong-In made from EXO’s events and promotions, like their music releases and merchandise, was pretty good. As a solo artist, the 28-year-old singer makes a good living from the songs he puts out. Both of his solo records sold more than 250,000 copies each

Kai has attracted the interest of numerous powerful brands, just like his other band members. In the year 2020, Kai was chosen to be the global ambassador of the luxury brand Gucci. He was said to be the first South Korean singer who receive this prestigious title.

Kai has been dealing with other brands such as Charmzone Mask, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, and BlackYak Climbing Crew, and also has represented YSL Beauty.

Kai NetWorth

Solo Debut

SM Entertainment said that Kai’s first solo album was in production and would be out in the second half of 2020. Jong-In released his first solo album, KAI, with the title song “Mmmh” on November 30, 2020. The record reached #2 on the Gaon record Chart and was given the Platinum award by the KMCA. 

Kai’s second album, Peaches came out on November 30, 2021. As of February 2023, SM announced that Kai will be putting out a new solo album called Rover on March 13. Kai’s third extended play, Rover came out on March 13. 

Kai Military Enlistment 

SM Entertainment released a statement via  Exo’s official fan club on May 3, 2023, that Kai will begin his social service work in the military on May 11. 

As of May 11, 2023, he began his two years of public service because he works as an alternative social worker.

Fans had a range of responses to Kai joining the army. Although he would be leaving the band for two years, some fans were glad that he would be serving his time, while others were not so glad.

Personal life

Compared to other K-pop stars, Kai’s personal life has not been as private. He is the youngest brother of three children. Kai has two older sisters who are 5 and 9 years older than him. He attended Seonggok Middle School. But, he completed his high school at Youngil High School.

In third grade, he used to learn ballet and in fourth grade, when he was eight years old, he practiced jazz dance. He has a niece named Rahee and a nephew named Raeon.

KAI has been known by many names over the course of his work, including “Nini,” “Kkamjong,” and “Dark Skin.”His lucky number is 14. Red is his lucky color.

Kai Personal life

Kai LoveLife 

A lot of the time, celebrities get involved in love scandals. However, he has only been involved in two rumors, both of which his company has confirmed. Kai and Krystal began to date in 2016. Fans were thrilled when they heard that Kai and Krystal from f(x) were dating.

A lot of K-pop fans loved them right away, and they even gave them the couple’s nickname “Kaistal”.After dating for a little over a year, they broke up because of their busy schedules, but they stayed friends and helped each other with their jobs.

Kai and Jennie from BLACKPINK have been revealed to be dating in Dispatch’s shocking 2019 New Year’s reveal. But after only 4 months of dating, they broke up because they wanted to focus on their jobs as idols.

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