Min Yoongi

General Facts and Figures

  • Full Name: Min Yoon-gi
  • Alias: Suga
  • Net Worth: $30 Million
  • Occupation: Songwriter, Rapper, Record Producer
  • Birthday: 9th March 1993
  • Place of Birth: Daegu, South Korea
  • Sun Sign: Pisces
  • Marital Status: Unmarried

Early Life and Education

South Korea boasts one of the fastest rappers, Min Yoon-gi. Popularly known as Suga, this renowned songwriter was born on 9th March 1993. His birthplace is Daegu, South Korea.

While he has an elder brother, no one knows his name or those of his parents. Suga was born in a relatively low-income family.

He attended Taejeon Elementary School and Gwaneum Middle School before going to Apguejeong High School. He then graduated from Global Cyber University with a degree in Broadcasting Performing Art.

Min Yoon-gi started listening to hip-hop songs when he was 12. Some of his favorite artists were Stony Skunk and Epik High. This encouraged him to start writing his music as soon as he turned 13.


At 17 years, Yoon-gi started working with a recording studio, albeit on a part-time basis. This period exposed him to various aspects of music, including music arrangement and composure. From here, he started his journey in rap music.

In his early years, he used Gloss as his stage name and was part of a hip-hop underground group called D-Town. During this time, he released a song called 518-062.

Later, in 2013, he joined a music group called Bangtan Boys, also called BTS, adopting the name Suga.

2014 was among of the most fruitful years Suga had. He released two albums, a Japanese and a South Korean, including Wake Up and Dark &Wild.

There is no denying that Min Yoongi has enjoyed significant success within a relatively short time.

His performances in the Billboard Music Awards and Mnet Asian Music Awards were the most notable ones. He also released a popular mixtape called Agust D.

Personal Life

Min Yoongi has always been vocal about the LGBTQ+ community. Surprisingly, he is still single, and there is no information about his past love relationships.

He has also helped address depression. He says he writes music lyrics whenever he feels depressed. Remember, he has not only fought but also overcome depression.

His love for charity work and philanthropy has always stood out. Min Yoongi has previously supported orphanages, distributing food and meat to them.

He is full of life on social media platforms, especially Twitter and Instagram, and prides himself on millions of followers.

Net Worth

According to estimates, Suga is worth $30 million, making him the second-richest member of the BTS group.


Written by Husein Gradasevic

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