Choi Jong-hyun, better known by his stage name Changjo, is a South Korean singer, songwriter and actor. He is best known as a member of the South Korean boy group Teen Top.

Changjo
최종현
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Changjo in December 2015
Born
Choi Jong-hyun

(1995-11-16) November 16, 1995 (age 26)
Other namesChangjo
Occupation
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • actor
Musical career
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2010–present
LabelsTOP Media
Korean name
Hangul
Revised RomanizationChoe Jong-hyeon
McCune–ReischauerCh'oe Chonghyŏn
Stage name
Hangul
창조
Revised RomanizationChang-jo
McCune–ReischauerCh'angcho

CareerEdit

On July 10, 2010, Changjo made his debut as a member of Teen Top with their debut album Come into the World on MBC's Show! Music Core with the title track of the album "Clap". As of their debut, Teen Top has released one studio album, seven EPs and four single albums.

On December 28, 2021, Changjo announced that he will not renew his contract with TOP Media starting from January 10, 2022. However, he will still remain as a member of Teen Top.[1]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2015 Mak Girls Choi Kang-ho Lead role[2][3]

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2014–2015 Sweden Laundry Yong Soo-chul Main role
2017 My Brother Disappeared Kong Jung-ki Main role
2017 Criminal Minds Cameo

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Yoon, Sanggeun (December 28, 2021). "틴탑 니엘·창조 티오피미디어 전속계약 종료 "팀 활동 유지"[전문]". Star News. Naver. Archived from the original on 2021-12-28. Retrieved December 28, 2021.
  2. ^ "Changjo (창조)".
  3. ^ "TEEN TOP's Changjo's fans send a food cart for his movie 'Nonsense Girls'".