The group has gained popularity in South Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan and other East Asian countries.In Korea, they are better known as Dong Bang Shin Ki (often abbreviated as DBSG or DBSK) while the Japanese equivalent of the group's name is Tōhōshinki (abbreviated as THSK).In South Korea they are known as Dong Bang Shin Ki or Dong Bang Shin Gi (동방신기).They were later introduced in Japan as Tōhōshinki (東方神起, Tōhōshinki? Their name roughly translates as "Rising Gods of the East".They are basically a boyband that's Korean that have also debuted in Japan. "Tohoshinki" is the name that was given in Japan while in Korea it's "Dong Bang Shin Gi/Ki" both meaning "Gods of the East" It consists of 5 Members: Kim Jaejoong[Hero], Kim Junsu[Xiah], Park Yoochun[Mickey], Jung Yunho[U-Know],and Shim Changmin[Max]. junsu is part of the famous south Korean boy band TVXQ in terms with this he has many fans who would refer to him as "hot" yet however there are those who do not. (I added a bit more info if you're intrested, if not just ignore it) [in order of age] [January 26, 1986] Hero (Yong Wong Jae Joong) was born in Gongju, Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea [February 6, 1986] U-know (U-know Yunho) was born in Gwangju, South Korea [June 4, 1986] Micky (Micky Yoochun) was born in Seoul, South Korea, then immigrated to Fairfax, Virginia in the United States, then went back to South Korea… TVXQ, the acronym based on the Chinese counterpart of their name, is the abbreviation officially used on all products and advertisements outside of Japan.
TVXQ's Changmin recently appeared on the latest broadcast of KBS2TV's Entertainment Weekly.During the "Guerilla Date" segment, he revealed his previous dating experiences.Changmin also added, "It would be nice if I had a girlfriend now. They created a new group JYJ only having Junsu, Yoochun and Jae Joong as the members. But you can still see three of the members perform together.