Ten has always been an excellent entertainer since early age. In 2010, when he was 14 years old, he won the Thai TV show Teen Superstar.
For his win, he was offered a contract by South Korea entertainment company Starship Entertainment. But he turned it down.
Then in 2013, Ten joined SM Entertainment through the Global Audition in Bangkok. He was introduced to the public as part of training team SM Rookies.
The man from Bangkok made his debut as part of NCT U in April 2016. They released the single The 7th Sense.
He also has a solo song titled Dream in a Dream. It was released in March 2017 as part of SM Station Season 2 project.
This dancer became part NCT’s China-based sub-unit WayV in December 2018. They made their debut as a group in January 2019 with the release of digital single The Vision.
All three tracks in the album charted on Top 10 of Billboard World Digital Songs.
While doing activities with WayV, Ten is also part of the SM Entertainment Super Group called Super M.
The group mainly targets the US music industry. Their self-titled EP managed to top the Billboard 200.
- Real Name: Chittaphon Leechaiyapornkul (ชิตพล ลี้ชัยพรกุล)
- Stage Name: Ten
- Korean Name: Lee Young Heum (이영흠)
- Chinese Name: Li Yong Qin (SC-李永钦/TC-李永欽)
- Nickname: TNT (Ten), Cute Devil
- Birthday: February 27, 1996
- Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- Nationality: Thai
- Position: Main Dancer, Main Vocalist, Sub Rapper
- Height: 170 cm (5’7″)
- Weight: 59 kg (130 lbs)
- Blood Type: A
- Religion: –
- Profession: Singer
- Education: Shrewsbury International School
- Hobbies: Sports, Drawing, Singing, Dancing, Rapping, Playing with animals
- Parents: –
- Siblings: Tern Kulisara Leechaiyapornkul (younger sister)
- Girlfriend: –
- Facebook: –
- Twitter: –
- Instagram: @tenlee_1001
- Tiktok: –
- Youtube: –
- Weibo: 威神V_TEN_李永钦
- Ten has Thai and Chinese blood in him from his great grandparents.
- He wears size 270 mm shoes.
- He can speak Thai, Korean, English, and Mandarin.
- Some of his specialties include piano, basketball, rap, dance, surfing, and Taekwondo.
- He can play several instruments like piano and guitar.
- He has several piercings.
- His most favorite number is 10.
- He loves summer best among all of the seasons.
- He picks black as his favorite color.
- This Pisces man loves eating chocolate cake and pudding, sushi, dark chocolate, tteokbokki, green tea ice cream, naan, and pad thai.
- He likes eating salad for breakfast.
- He eats sweet when feeling sad.
- Ten dislikes fruits and doesn’t ever eat them.
- Another food he dislikes is dear meat.
- He also loves drawing and shopping.
- Some of his favorite activities are snowboarding and surfing.
- He loves coffee, especially Americano.
- He also likes drinking orange juice.
- The man from Bangkok spends lots of money on clothes.
- He is called Dandy by other members because of his love of shopping.
- He wants to have a mouse as pet.
- This Thai idolizes Taemin of SHINee and Donghae of Super Junior.
- He doesn’t like PC games.
- He also hates bugs.
- His favorite subject in school was Art. While Math was his least favorite.
- He did gymnastics in school and even won five medals and a trophy.
- He also used to play basketball.
- Ten did B-boying as his first dancing style.
- He likes aisle seat better in airplanes.
- He would introduce Mark to his sister out of all the members.
- Yuta is the one he likes dancing next to.
- He would go on a date with Johnny.
- This idol participated in the show Hit The Stage.
- He has an arm tattoo.
- He is in Thai Line group chat, which has Bambam of GOT7, Sorn of CLC, and Lisa of BlackPink.
- Ten wanted to become an artist after listening to Blue Lights by Jorja Smith.
- He doesn’t really have an ideal type. He would like to have a relationship develops from getting to know each other.
Pics of Ten
1. Ten looks classy and cool in magenta suit
2. He has such a unique style
3. He has gorgeous face
4. His side profile is incredible
5. Loving this casual photo of Ten
Ten has always been a great entertainer. His talent definitely shine with WayV.