Hangul: 템페스트

Alternative name:

Origin: South Korea

Debut Date: March 02, 2022



TEMPEST Member Ages

Ranked from oldest to youngest.

1. HanbinJan 19, 199825 years old
2. HyeongseopAug 09, 199923 years old
3. HyukApr 17, 200022 years old
4. EunchanFeb 27, 200122 years old
5. LEWApr 05, 200122 years old
6. HwarangApr 23, 200121 years old
7. TaeraeMay 09, 200220 years old

TEMPEST Member Heights

Ranked from tallest to shortest.

1. Eunchan1.87 m (6’2″)
2. Hwarang1.79 m (5’10”)
3. Hanbin1.76 m (5’9″)
4. Hyeongseop1.73 m (5’8″)
5. LEW1.70 m (5’7″)
6. Hyuk
7. Taerae


Who are the members?

TEMPEST is composed of 7 members born between 1998 and 2002. Their names are: LEW, Hyeongseop, Hwarang, Hanbin, Hyuk, Eunchan, and Taerae.

How old are the members?

TEMPEST members’ ages ranged from 19 to 24 years old at the time of the group’s debut. The oldest member is Hanbin. He was 24 years old when he made his debut with TEMPEST. The youngest member (maknae) of the group is Taerae. He was 19 years old when the group debuted.

Members’ ethnicity and nationality

TEMPEST has 6 Korean members and 1 Vietnamese member. All members are Korean except for Hanbin. Hanbin is the only foreigner in the group and the first Vietnamese Kpop idol to debut.

Members’ background

Some of the members participated in survival shows prior to debuting with TEMPEST. Hanbin was in I-LAND season 1. Hyeongseop and LEW were in Produce 101 season 2. Hwarang was in Under Nineteen.


In terms of positions, the official leader of the group is LEW. The main vocalist is Hyuk. The main dancer and main rapper is Hwarang.

Hanbinlead vocalist, lead dancer
Hyeongseopsub vocalist, lead dancer
Hyukmain vocalist
Eunchansub vocalist
LEWleader, sub vocalist, lead rapper
Hwarangmain dancer, main rapper
Taeraesub rapper, maknae

Fun Facts and Trivia

  • Other groups and artists under Yuehua Entertainment include: EVERGLOW and WOODZ.
  • The tallest member of TEMPEST is Eunchan with a height of 1.87 m (6’2″).
  • TEMPEST is the first Kpop group in history to ever debut with a Vietnamese member.
  • TEMPEST is also the first group from Yuehua Entertainment to debut without a single Chinese member.
  • All of the 7 members of TEMPEST have siblings. Hanbin has an older sister. LEW has an older sister and an older brother. Euchan and Hwarang have an older brother. Taerae and Hyeongseop have a younger brother. Hyuk has a younger sister.

Personality Types

In terms of personality, each of the members have their own unique MBTI personality type. Most members are extroverted with the exception of Hyeongseop and Hyuk.

MemberMBTIPersonality Traits
HanbinESFJextraverted, observant, feeling, judging
HyeongseopINFJintroverted, intuitive, feeling, judging
HyukISFPintroverted, observant, feeling, prospecting
EunchanESTJextraverted, observant, thinking, judging
LEWENFJextraverted, intuitive, feeling, judging
HwarangENFPextraverted, intuitive, feeling, prospecting
TaeraeESFPextraverted, observant, feeling, prospecting


Each of the members have an assigned keyword that represents them individually. Each keyword contains one of the letters spelled in the name TEMPEST.



  • Each member of the group has a keyword that represents it, and each of the letters refers to the name of the group:
    • LEW- presenT
    • Han Bin – challengE
    • Hwa Rang – freddoM
    • Hyeong Seop – Passion
    • Tae Rae – hapinEss
    • Eun Chan – claSsic
    • Hyuk – possibiliTy
  • Tempest’s debut album “It’s Me, It’s We” ranked #20 on Billboard’s “The 25 Best K-Pop Albums of 2022: Staff Picks,” making it the only rookie male group of 2022 to appear on that list.



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