Kim Jong is a veteran South Korean rocker. He first appeared in 1987 as part of a heavy metal rock band "Shinawe". After Shinawe, Kim Jong Seo was part of several rock bands, among others: Charisma, Little Sky, and Buhwal. He started going solo in 1992 with his first album titled "Rethona".
He has released 19 solo albums up to now and is currently active as Seoul’s Ambassador for Environment. His latest single, "Star’s Story" talks about how we used to be able to see stars at night, but not anymore in big cities. Through this song which was jointly produced with another former member of Buhwal, he calls for people to return the clean environment to our next generation. He was also invited to perform in the United Nations Anniversary on 23rd June 2009 in New York.