Lee Know is a South Korean artist, widely recognized for his extensive work as a member of the K-pop boy band ‘Stray Kids.’
Well-known for his dynamic performances, Lee Know made his mark in the music industry as part of Stray Kids. The group has released several popular albums, including ‘I Am WHO,’ ‘Clé 1: MIROH,’ and ‘IN生 (IN LIFE).’ These albums saw immense global success, with ‘Clé 1: MIROH’ even securing the top position on the Gaon Album Chart. Furthermore, ‘IN生 (IN LIFE)’ expanded the group’s recognition as it topped Billboard’s World Albums chart.
Lee Know’s talent has extended beyond Stray Kids, as he has also collaborated with a plethora of celebrities within the entertainment industry. His exceptional dance skills led him to work as a backup dancer for BTS during their ‘Wings’ tour. He also made appearances on popular South Korean TV shows like ‘The 9th’ and ‘Finding Stray Kids,’ interacting with celebrities like Yang Jeong-in, Hwang Hyun-jin, and Bang Chan, among others. Additionally, collaborations with other K-pop artists like Han, Seungmin, and I.N on various projects.
Throughout his career, Lee Know has also been recognized through several awards, further cementing his place in the music industry. With Stray Kids, he has won the New Hallyu Rookie Award at the Soribada Best K-Music Awards in 2018. In 2019, the group took home the Next Leader Award at the Genie Music Awards, and the following year, they secured the Main Prize at the Golden Disc Awards. These victories highlight the group’s, and by extension Lee Know’s, profound impact on the K-pop scene.
In addition to his musical pursuits, Lee Know also shows a deep love for animals. He has often spoken about his cats, Soonie, Doongie, and Dori, sharing adorable moments with them on social media. Furthermore, he participated in a campaign for animal welfare with Stray Kids, promoting responsible pet ownership and support for animal shelters. This active participation showcases his dedication to animal advocacy, adding another dimension to his persona.