Article: Top 10 Introverted K-Idols

Introverts tend to be more shy, quiet, and aware of their surroundings. Psychology says that a person could be either introverted or extroverted in basis. Introverts have deep thoughts, more feelings, and mood changes when compared to the opposite category, extroverts. Introverts put their time and soul into solo activities rather than being in a social event. Introverts find a large group of people tiring but later when they get closer or feel comfortable around people they tend to open up and enjoy the company. This article lists the top 10 introverts in the K-pop industry who forget themselves when they are on stage.

1. Taeyeon

Taeyeon is a member of the Girls Generation, a group from S.M Entertainment. Taeyeon is one of the most introverted idols in the industry. Her members describe her personality as too shy and often forget her presence due to her silence. Though, she makes her appearance highly valuable when she starts to sing.


2. Cha Eunwoo

The 25-year-old idol, model, and budding actor, from "ASTRO", is quite an introvert. Even though he serves as an all-rounder, performing on stages and screens, he has a shy and calm personality. Eunwoo has won many awards for his excellent acting in dramas and movies. Besides his looks and charms, Eunwoo has a high IQ of 142.


3. Solar

The leader of MAMAMOO, Solar, is an introvert, with her MBTI to be stated as INFJ, one of the rarest personality types. Solar had described her personality as a hard worker and perfectionist even before her debut. She has driven MAMAMOO to great heights, even though she is an introvert.


4. D.O

Doh Kyungsoo, known as D.O from EXO, is a talented artist who shines as both an idol and an actor. D.O outruns his personality as an introvert and has taken up excellent acting roles in various films and dramas. His album "Empathy" brought him more recognition as a successful solo artist. During reality shows, his introverted side is visible, as he a quiet idol among his group members.


5. Mina

Mina is one of the Japanese members of TWICE. She is a quiet person with a splendid voice. Her members say that Mina talks well when they are around but wouldn't be able to hear her voice. She stated in one of her lives that, she barely leaves home on vacations, and on regular days, she goes to the company and back home.


6. Irene

Irene is said to be a quiet person on and off screens. She has a very high intuition and is constantly aware of her surroundings. Irene, the leader of Red Velvet, is said to have a cold beauty but is a very kind person by heart. Her MBTI is ISFJ, the protector.


7. Jungkook

The golden maknae of the world-class performers, BTS, is an introvert. Even though Jungkook seems to goof around with his members and fans, he doesn't behave the same way around others. Jungkook has stated that he is the type who doesn't like to receive calls or texts often. Along with Jungkook, his hyungs Jin and Suga are also introverts in BTS.


8. Naeun

"So Na-eun"; known as "Naeun" is a former member of the girl group, Apink. The idol left her group early in 2022 and now serves as an actress under YG Entertainment. Naeun may seem unapproachable, but in reality, she is very kind and has a cute personality. Her members define her as a person who can have deep conversations.


9. Taeyang

Taeyang of SF9 is an open-minded person with a caring and passionate personality. Taeyang took his MBTI test during a fan meeting, revealing that he was an INFP. The 25-year-old is a sub-vocalist and the lead dancer of his group. According to his members, he is the most introverted member of his group.


10. Shownu

Monsta X is a group with an equal number of introverts and extroverts, Shownu is the most introverted person in his group. Shownu is the leader, vocalist, and lead dancer of his group. Shownu enlisted in the military services in July 2021 and is expected to return around April 2023. The members say that even though Shownu is a quiet person, they have lots to learn from him.