These 11 idols have composed and written these popular songs for other idols.
Many K-Pop idols write and compose their own songs, but these eleven idols have even composed or written songs for other idols. Many of these songs are super recognizable and you’ll probably be surprised to find out who they were actually produced by!
1. BTS’s Suga
This BTS member is no stranger to composing and writing lyrics for his own songs, but Suga has also composed songs for other idols; Suran‘s recent song, “Wine”, for instance.
2. EXID’s LE
LE has composed for several popular acts such as HyunA (for her song “Blacklist”), K.Will (on “Sweet Girl”), and Verbal Jint (for “Under The Ears” which featured Sanchez).
3. Highlight’s Junhyung
This idol has co-produced several songs throughout his career such as Apink‘s “I Got You” and EXID‘s “Think About”. Most recently, Junhyung composed Kriesha Chu‘s debut song “Trouble”.
4. BTS’s RM
RM is one known to compose and write lyrics often, and he has even composed and wrote lyrics for other K-Pop idols. RM has been credited for co-composing and co-writing GLAM‘s “PARTY (XXO)” as well as Homme‘s “Dilemma”.
5. SEVENTEEN’s Woozi
I.O.I fans may remember the girl group’s song “Downpour” that certainly left fans in tears. Behind the moving lyrics was SEVENTEEN’s Woozi who also co-composed the song.
6. TEENTOP’s Changjo
TEENTOP’s Changjo is an incredibly kind senior as this idol has actually composed a few songs for his junior group UP10TION. Changjo composed both the group’s songs “Party2nite” and their song “Never Ending”.
7. iKON’s Bobby
iKON’s Bobby is quite a skilled songwriter and producer and has actually composed and written several songs since his debut. Some of those songs include Lee Hi‘s “Video”, and PSY‘s “Bomb”.
8. iKON’s B.I
This idol has a very impressive track record of songs that’s he’s written, that includes BLACKPINK‘s “Whistle”, WINNER‘s “Empty” and PSY’s “Autoreverse”.
9. B.A.P’s Yongguk
This idol also has composed songs for other idols, but he composed them secretly. As a composer, Yongguk goes under the alias Andrew Baag, and has composed songs such as VIXX’s “Love Me Do”.
10. BLOCK B’s ZICO
Zico has composed several songs for other idols, including Mino‘s “Turtle Ship (featuring One, Andup, and Jamezz)” and Mino’s “Fear (featuring Taeyang)”.
11. SHINee’s Jonghyun
Jonghyun has an incredibly long list of song’s that he composed and/or wrote. Included in that list is IU‘s “A Gloomy Clock”, which he wrote and composed, as well as Taemin‘s “Pretty Boy” and EXO‘s “Playboy”.