How do we introduce BAE173’s HanGyul? We would start by calling him an incredibly talented idol with a vast and ever-growing skill set that always leaves many in a state ranging from “awe” to “a deep sense of wonder and appreciation” from him. In our opinion, HanGyul continues to gain great recognition among global fans, who were expressively satisfied with the colors of his charms, and his clear determination and consistency to grow and become even more than the last moment we saw him.
Speaking of moments, the words viral and iconic have always been associated with many of HanGyul’s moments. Ever since he appeared on our screens as the doe-eyed trainee seeking to fulfill his dreams as an idol during his participation in the Mnet competition program”produce x 101” to this day, as a bona fide artist and an impressive vocalist who constantly garners the admiration of global fans, there were countless moments when he left many stunned or just in a state of bliss because of his actions.
From an iconic photo shoot to a jaw-dropping performance, here are some of the iconic BAE173’s HanGyul moments that will make your heart flutter for him.
1. This performance of ‘Cherry Bomb’
Now, we know full well that delivering a memorable and iconic performance is part of HanGyul’s repertoire, but the slaying of this particular dance cover is just one step above iconic. From his endearing expressions to his fluid moves that we can simply label mesmerizing and his amazing take on NCT’s iconic TaeYong part, HanGyul simply ate up this dance cover performance. And even though we’re not surprised because he brings it up every time, we still have admiration and respect for him. PS: the whole dance cover is also iconic in our opinion as all the members scored an A+ for this one.
2. This BLANC POOL photo shoot
HanGyul is a LOOK! There is simply no denying it and we would say that in this regard he is sadly underrated because his face is one that clearly deserves to be on the covers and advertisements of every type of product or brand, mainly beauty and skincare. Impressive to say the least, this WHITE POOL photo shoot still evokes a sense of excitement and excitement no matter how many times we see it. Check out the making film playlist here.
3. Learn to twerk with HanGyul
Fans know that HanGyul is witty and able to express himself in ways that will make you burst out laughing. In many variety shows, he displays his intelligence as his actions and expressions are always amusing. One of these apparitions was in Eduardo Avilafrom YouTube, where he showed us that even idols can shake it off. An instant viral and iconic moment, it’s not every day that we see male K-Pop idols doing this dance move or simply executing it with the same level of subtlety that HanGyul does.
4. The ‘Hey Mama’ dance challenge
@official__bae173 Heymama can’t get out of my head… #BAE173 #HANGYUL #hangyul #noje #NOZE #heymama ♬ Hey Mama (feat. Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack) – David Guetta
legs‘it’s iconic’Hey Mama‘ choreography led to many viral dance challenges, with many stars participating in them. While many have done impressive work, there’s a level of panache and talent that HanGyul brings with his covers that makes his version always better.
He also performed on stage in “K-Culture Festival 2021“, and in both scenarios, he delivered a remarkable performance.
5. Era of ‘SOUL’
Nobody embraces or delivers the dark concept with the same level of charm and power that HanGyul does. Although he has shown that his talents can easily fit any kind of concept, there is something more endearing about HanGyul in a dark concept that completely captivates him. And one of the times he really shines in this concept was during the H&D ‘SOUL’ era.
Due to his charismatic expressions and his amazing vocals and sensual movements, HanGyul keeps his eyes fixed on him throughout the music video as well as the song’s stage performances. Also, his chemistry with DoHyon is simply the best, and we love it.
6. These “THE STAR” and “Marie Claire” photoshoots
As we mentioned earlier, HanGyul is a look that deserves to be on the face of many brands and products. We would also add magazines to this list, as their visuals deserve to be plastered and enjoyed across platforms. Doing his best model poses and showing off his charismatic expressions, these amazing photo shoots are simply proof that HanGyul deserves to be in more editorials as he has the look and aura of a model. Check out behind-the-scenes footage from “THE STAR” photo shoot below.
And this fun dance cover too.
Which of these moments is your favorite? Are there any more we missed? Let us know in the comments section.