South Korean music maker, composer, and record chief Bang Si-hyuk is known as the mastermind behind K-pop sensation BTS, in the wake of uniting the kid band in 2013. He’s the organizer and CEO of Hybe (formerly Big Hit Entertainment), the office that deals with the gathering.
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HE STARTED HIS CAREER AS A MUSIC COMPOSER
Bang was instructed at Seoul National University, where he contemplated feel. Prior to setting out on his vocation as a record leader, Bang was a craftsman first.
He joined JYP Entertainment (one of the large three South Korean diversion offices) in 2007 as the organization’s fundamental maker and lyricist. While at JYP, he created and formed for Rain, Wonder Girls, 2 AM, Baek Ji-youthful, and the sky is the limit from there.
HE’S KNOWN AS ‘HITMAN’ BANG
Bang’s stage name is “Hitman” Bang, an epithet that began from his time at JYP. As a maker and writer, he was known for his nose for hitmakers, subsequently the moniker.
This stage name was additionally what propelled his organization name Big Hit Entertainment before it rebranded to Hybe in March this year.
HE ACQUIRED JUSTIN BIEBER, ARIANA GRANDE’S RECORD LABEL
In April, Hybe procured Ithaca Holdings, the US record mark drove by Scooter Braun that oversees Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, J Balvin, and that’s just the beginning. The arrangement was worth US$1 billion, Bloomberg revealed.
The securing of Ithaca is the initial significant introduction to the US market for Hybe. “The unavoidable joining of Hybe and Ithaca Holdings denotes the beginning of another experience nobody might have perhaps envisioned,” Bang said in an articulation. “The two organizations will work intently together utilizing our demonstrated histories of achievement, ability, and mastery to make collaboration, rise above lines, and separate social boundaries.”
HE’S WORTH US$2.9 BILLION
Bang just turned into a tycoon in October a year ago, after the public posting of Hybe. Anyway, exactly how rich would he say he is?
As per Forbes, Bang’s total assets remain at US$2.9 billion (S$3.8 billion). His abundance took off after the declaration of Ithaca Holdings’ obtaining. As a recently printed tycoon, Bang has additionally made his presentation on Forbes’ Korea Rich List revealed on Jun 2, positioning at number 16.
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