Name: Kim Him Chan
Stage Name: Himchan
DOB: 19th April 1990
Position in Group: Vocals, Rapper, Visual.
Matoki: Tats Mato
- Himchan plays various Korean traditional instruments, such as daegeum (flute-like traditional instrument), janggu (drum-like traditional instrument), kkwaenggwari and jing.
- In 2010, he became an ulzzang at “BESTNINE” with MBLAQ’s Lee Joon, Block B’s Jaehyo, CNBlue’s Yonghwa and Jonghyun, proving that he’s indeed the visual of B.A.P.
- Prior to their debut, Himchan appeared in several music videos including Secret’s Shy Boy and Starlight Moonlight, Song Jieun’s Going Crazy and Bang & Zelo’s “Never Give Up”.
- In 2011, he also made a cameo appearance in the movie “Mr. Idol” along with bandmate, Bang Yong Guk. The same year, he participated in a rap gig with Vasco and Yongguk in Seoul.
- In August 2011, Kim made his television debut as an emcee at SBS MTV’s “The Show” along with Jeon Hyosung, Luna and Lee Hyeri.
Musical Influences: Hip-Hop, R&B and Korean Traditional Music