iKon’s Bobby welcomes first child

Bobby of K-pop boy band iKon is now a father! 

According to Soompi , a source from YG Entertainment, Bobby’s agency, confirmed the news on Monday, September 27. “Bobby informed us that he recently welcomed a baby boy,” the source was quoted as saying. 

Bobby first announced his engagement and fiancée’s pregnancy in August 2021 through a handwritten letter. “I have promised marriage with a person I love. I am also becoming a father in September,” he wrote then. 

iKon, who made its debut under YG Entertainment in 2015, is composed of Bobby, Jinhwan, Yunhyeong, Donghyuk, Ju-ne, and Chanwoo. The group released their single “Why Why Why” in March 2021. 

Bobby, whose real name is Kim Ji-won, 25, has also released two solo albums: Love and Fall in 2017 and Lucky Man in January 2021. – Rappler.com