U-kwon (Born as Kim Yu Kwon) is a South Korean singer, actor, dancer, and a member of the boy band Block B under Seven Seasons debuted in April 2011. He’s also a member of Block B’s first sub-unit, Bastarz, along with members P.O and B-Bomb.
In June 2017, U-Kwon and fellow Block B member P.O received the Maxim K-Model Icon Idol Award.
He enlisted on May 18, 2020 and was discharged on November 21, 2021.
He was in a relationship with the model Jeon Sun-hye since December 2012. On May 1, 2022 Jeon Sun Hye took to Instagram to announced that she and U-Kwon have broken up and are currently just friends.
On January 4, 2023 it was announced that 3 members Jaehyo, B-Bomb, and U-Kwon left the agency following contract expiration.