Akdong Musician (Hangul: 악동뮤지션) is a South Korean duo made up of siblings Lee Chan-hyuk (vocals, songwriter, guitar) and Lee Soo-hyun (vocals) They are the winners of the second season of SBS's K-Pop Star. Though Korean-born, they reside in Mongolia with their parents who work as missionaries.
During their run on the show, they won critical acclaim and saw chart success performing Chan-hyuk's compositions instead of covering other artists. Their songs, Crescendo (크레셴도) and 다리꼬지마 hit #1 and #2 on Gaon, Korea's national chart, while they were still contestants. Their contribution to the soundtrack of "All About My Romance", I Love You, also did well charting at #3 shortly after their win on K-Pop Star 2. The siblings signed with YG Entertainment in May 2013.
Lee Chan-hyuk (born September 1996)
Lee Soo-hyun (born May 1999)
Year Single Album
2012 "Don't Cross Your Legs" (다리꼬지마) K-pop Star Season 2: Don't Cross Your Legs
"You are Attractive" (매력있어) K-pop Star Season 2: You are Attractive
2013 "Is It Ramen?" (라면인건가) K-pop Star Season TOP 10 Part 1
"Crescendo" K-pop Star Season TOP 6
"Love In The Milky Way Cafe" (사랑은 은하수 다방에서) K-pop Star Season TOP 4
"Foreigner's Confession" (외국인의 고백) K-pop Star Season TOP 3 Part 2
Year Award Category Motive Result
2012 Cyworld Digital Music Awards "Rookie Of The Month" "You are Attractive" (매력있어) Won
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