Seventeen is a South Korean boy band formed by Pledis Entertainment in 2015. There are 13 members in the group; S.Coups, Wonwoo, Mingyu, Vernon, Jeonghan, Joshua, Woozi, DK, Seungkwan, Jun, Hoshi, The 8, and Dino. Seventeen is considered a “self-producing” idol group, with the members being actively involved in songwriting and choreographing. They are also a global group consisted of three different nationalities. Their name seventeen comes from number of members (13) + the unit (hip hop, vocal, performance = 3) , and + the group (1)= 17.
- Websites: Official Homepage, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, Vlive, Tiktok, Fanship
- Agency: Pledis Entertainment
- Fan name: Carat
- Light stick/Fan light: Carat Bong (White stick with pink diamond inside ball)
- Official Color: Rose Quartz, Serenity
- Albums: Three studio albums and six extended plays.
- Concerts: 2 Asia tours, 2 World Tours
- First ‘Top 1’on Music Chart: May 2016
- Seventeen is divided into three sub-units, each with a different area of specialization: ‘Hip-Hop Unit’, ‘Vocal Unit’, and ‘Performance Unit’