Gen is a singer, songwriter, and record producer co-based in Seoul and Beijing. Gen started his music career in Seoul in 2013 as the lead producer in the production team “Noizebank” co-founded with friend Henry Lau. Gen has produced music for numerous global sensations including Got7, Super Junior, f(x), and Henry Lau. In 2019, Gen was recruited to produce tracks for mega China TV show Idol Producer.
Gifted with a unique vocal tone and urban RnB style, Gen made his artist debut in Korea in 2015 with the single titled "Think About Us". The following year, Gen released his first Chinese single "Stop Sugar" in December 2016 which charted on iTunes Mandopop Charts at #12 alongside veterans JJ Lin and Jay Chou. Gen also charted at #4 Billboard World charts in 2018 for “Will You Won’t You”, a collaboration track with former Miss A member, Fei, and charted at #11 in 2016 as the main feature on f(x)'s member, Amber Liu's single titled "On My Own".
Gen is a graduate of the Bachelor of Music program at Berklee College of Music.