G Dragon
G Dragon

G Dragon is a great singer-songwriter, record producer, rapper, entrepreneur, and fashion icon. He has worked hard to become somebody in life with the support of his parents, and they can proudly say they are proud of their son.

Quick Biography

G Dragon was born Kwon Ji-Yong on the 18th of August 1988 in Seoul, South Korea. He is the son of Kwon Young Hwan and Han Gi-Ran and has an older sister known as Dami.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Kwon Ji-Yong
Age: 31 years old
Birth Date: 18 August 1988
Birth Place: Seoul, South Korea
Nationality: South Korean
Religion: Christian
Parents: Kwon Young Hwan and Han Gi-Ran
Spouse: No
Children: No
Height: ‎1.75 m
Weight: 59 kg
Profession: singer-songwriter, record producer,  rapper, entrepreneur and fashion icon
Net Worth in 2020: $40 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

G Dragon is currently 31 years old as he was born on the 18th of August in 1988. Dragon’s height is average as he measures 5 ft 9 in or 1.75 m tall, and he weight 59 kg or 130 pounds. However, the information about other body measurements still remains unknown.

Education, School/College University

G Dragon has kept information about his early years in education private. But we cannot conclude that he is not educated as there is enough evidence to prove that he went to school. This is because; it is clear that he holds a Master’s degree from Sejong University. At Sejong, he specialized in content and retail distribution. This was after attaining a bachelor’s degree at Gukje Cyber University, where he majored in Leisure Sports Studies.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

G Dragon is a South Korean with Asian ethnic background. He is the son of Kwon Young Hwan, and Han Gi-Ran and his older sister is known as Dami. G Dragon is said to be a Christian, but it is not known how much committed he is to his faith. However, G Dragon is not actively involved politically.

Married? Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Although G Dragon is not so young to be in a relationship, there is less information about his love life. There have been rumors that he was dating a certain celebrity, but no information has been confirmed to this day. It, therefore, seems like he has decided to first concentrate on his career in music before he thinks about settling down.

However, in 2018, G Dragon was suspected to be dating Lee Joo Yeon, an After School member. Since this relationship was not confirmed, it remains as it is. G Dragon doesn’t have any child yet.

Relationship Statistics

marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Single
When did he get married? (married date): N/A
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is G Dragon Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): N/A
Kids: No

Professional Life and Career

G Dragon started his singing career when he was still very young. At the age of 5, he received his first contract. The contract was, however, canceled, which really disappointed him. He promised his mother that he would not get into music again. He was, however, not able to live to the word as he received another contract at the age of 8 to 13yrs old. He joined YG Entertainment for rap and dance. He went ahead and formed a duo band known as GDYP with Taeyang.

The group grew tremendously and started releasing their albums. Some of the albums they have released together include; “Hot Issue,” “Remember,” “Hot Issue,” and “Tonight and Alive,” among others. They have also won several awards together. Some of the awards won by GDYP include; 2011 MTV Europe Music Awards and Artist of the Year Awards, among others.

G Dragon’s first solo concert was held in December 2009 at Olympics Gymnastics Arena. The name of the concert was ‘Shine a Light,’ which was derived from the lyrics of his song “A Boy.” Since then, he has released several albums and has also held a number of concerts, which have all proved to be a success.

Awards & Nominations

G Dragon has received a number of awards and nominations since he started his music career. Some of these awards include; Best World Wide Act Winner, which they won at MTV Europe Music Awards in 2011. They have also received three Artists of the Year Awards, which was awarded by MNet Asian Music in 2008, 2012, and 2015.

G Dragon Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

G Dragon Net Worth
G Dragon Net Worth

G Dragon’s career in music has not only made him a celebrity, but it has also given him great wealth. As of July 2020, G Dragon’s net worth is estimated to be approximately $40 million. This is expected to go higher as G Dragon is continuously building his prowess in the music industry by day.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

G Dragon is a well-composed man who has tried the best he can to maintain complete control of his own life. He has never been caught up in a controversial or scandalous situation.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 7M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 8.84M followers. On the Instagram account, he has around 16.3M followers, while on YouTube, G Dragon has around 1.4M subscribers.

G Dragon is one man who does the best he can to ensure that artists are accorded the respect they deserve. He openly fights against anyone agents who don’t allow their clients (artists) to have creative control. He has been highly recognized for his influence on fashion trends, youth culture, and music in South Korea.

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