kids encyclopedia robot

Kim Gun-mo facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Kim Gun-Mo
Kim Kun-Mo.jpg
Kim in 2012
Background information
Born January 13, 1968 (1968-01-13) (age 53)
Origin Busan, South Korea
Genres K-pop, ballad
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Piano
Years active 1992–present
Korean name
Hangul 김건모
Hanja 金健模
Revised Romanization Gim Geon-mo
McCune–Reischauer Kim Kŏnmo

Kim Gun-mo (Hangul: 김건모; born January 13, 1968) is a South Korean singer-songwriter, who is considered the country's most successful musical artist of the 1990s. His 1995 album, Wrongful Encounter, previously held the Guinness World Record for the best-selling album of all time in South Korea. Since his debut in 1992, Kim has released 13 full-length albums and has won numerous awards, including Album of the Year at the Golden Disc Awards for three consecutive years from 1994 to 1996. In 2011, he received a presidential commendation from the South Korean government for his contributions to popular culture.

kids search engine
Kim Gun-mo Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.