SHINee is a South Korean boy band homage to contemporary R & B and formed by SM Entertainment in 2008. SHINee consisting of Onew, Jonghyun, Key, Minho, danTaemin. Their first appearance on May 25, 2008 in the event on SBS's Popular Songs. They brought the single promotion, Nunan Neomu Yeppeo or Replay. Once released on May 23, 2008, REPLAY SHINee's first mini album entered at number 10 on the charts Korea, before finally stalled at number eight. REPLAY mini album sold 17,957 copies in the first half of 2008.
On June 7, 2008, Shinee participated in the Dream Concert in the Seoul Olympic Stadium with other Korean artists such as Epik High, Girls' Generation, Super Junior, TVXQ, and the Wonder Girls. New Artist award best they can from the Cyworld Digital Music Award, June 22, 2008.
SHINee had also taken part in SMTown Live 08 held August 18, 2008. They appeared alongside fellow SM Entertainment like BoA, Cheon Sang Ji Hee the Grace, Girls' Generation, Super Junior, and TVXQ. On August 23, 2008, Shinee attended MNet's ceremony 20's Choice Awards 2008, and won the Hottest New Star.
Shinee've also become a star in the reality show, SHINee's Yunhanam that aired on MNet cable television. The show ran 12 episodes on August 8, 2008 until October 16, 2008. In each episode, SHINee members assigned to date a woman whose age is above their age, before the woman finally choose their own members who will actually asked out both. SHINee also recorded the song Stand By Me is the soundtrack populerBoys Over Flowers drama series adapted from the manga Boys Over Flowers by Yoko Kamio.
SHINee Member Profile:
Lee Jinki (이진기)
Nickname: Leader Onew
Date of Birth: December 14, 1989
Height: 177 cm
Hobbies: Music, Can & Can speak mandarin Play Piano
Kim Jonghyun (김종형)
Nickname: Bling Bling Jonghyun
Date of Birth: 9 April 1990
Height: 173 cm
Hobbies: Watching TV, dance, changing the lyric n piano & Can mandarin
Kim Kibum (김기범)
Nickname: The Almighty Key
Date of Birth: 23 September 1991
Height: 177 cm
Hobbies: Rap, Dance, Water Skiing, and could languages English, Mandarin
Choi Minho (최민호)
Nickname: Charismatic Flame Minho
Date of birth: December 9, 1991
Height: 181 cm
Hobbies: Playing football and basketball, and can languages English, Mandarin
Lee Taemin (이태 민)
Nickname: Handy Boy Taemin
Date of birth: July 18, 1993
Height: 175 cm
Hobbies: Hear live music, dancing, piano & Can languages English, Mandarin
SHINee issued his second album entitled Lucifer. A few hours after the release of this album, Lucifer managed to top the chart for some event in the world of music and digital charts. In this second album of their songs chosen by more cautious, and this album could ultimately spoil the listener to feel the different characters and singing skills are more mature than members of SHINee. Onew makes debut at track number 9 titled Your Name, while Jonghyun contributed lyrics to one song on this album.
To track No. 7 was written jointly by all members of SHINee, for a song that by tittle Love Still Goes On viewed as a continuation of a sequel to the song Love Should Go On debut mini-album of REPLAY.