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The8 (Seventeen Member) Age, Bio, Wiki, Facts & More


The8 (디에잇) is a member of the K-Pop band named Seventeen (세븐틴). This group consists of 13 male members: S.coups, Wonwoo, Mingyu, Vernon (the hip-hop unit); Woozi, Jeonghan, Joshua, DK, Seungkwan (the vocal unit); Hoshi, Jun, The8, Dino (the performance unit). They debuted on May 26, 2015. The group is under Pledis Entertainment.

His stage name is The8 (디에잇). His birth name is Xu Ming Hao (徐明浩). His Korean name is Seo Myung Ho (서명호). He was born on November 7, 1997. His age is 24 years old as of 2021. He is Chinese by Nationality. His Zodiac sign is Scorpio. His Chinese zodiac is N/A.

He is the Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist, Sub Rapper of the group.

Check out and follow The8’s Social Media accounts :

Sub-Unit: Performance Team

Instagram: @xuminghao_o

Weibo: xuminghao_The8

The8’s Spotify list:  The8’s sentimental time

Early Life :

He was born in Anshan, Liaoning, China.

He did b-boying in China for 6 years.

He was a trainee for 1 year and 5 months.

Physical Appearance:


He is young, smart, and handsome. He is popular among youths. His looks make him look younger than his actual age. He has black eyes and brown hair. 

His height is 178 cm (5’10”) and his weight is 58 kg (128 lbs). His blood group is O.

Family, Religion & Girlfriends:

He’s an only child.

Not much known about her family and her personal Relationship.


  • He has 3m+ followers on his Instagram.

  • His nicknames are Little 8 and Fairy.

  • His Korean name is Seo Myung Ho (서명호).

  • He is in charge of b-boying in the performance team.
  • He has been practicing Chinese Wushu (martial art) since he was 5 years old.
  • He won first prize at the National Children’s martial arts competition.
  • His hobbies are break dancing, martial arts, and watching dramas.
  • The8 and Jun are also friends with Pentagon’s Yanan.
  • His role models are his parents and Henry.
  • He is fond of clicking selfies.

  • He has his driver’s license. 
  • He has an individual, hip-hop-like style. 
  • He is in the Chinese show The Collaboration along with Seventeen’s Jun and Samuel.
  • He was chosen as a dance mentor ofIdol Producer on season 2.
  • He is a fashionista.

  • Check out his Video :

The8’s Favorites :

  • His favorite season is Summer.
  • His favorite number is 7.

Check out Seventeen Social Media Accounts below:


Instagram: @saythename_17

Twitter: @pledis_17

Twitter (Japan): @pledis_17jp

V Live: Seventeen channel

Official Website:

Fan Cafe: Pledis-17

Youtube: Seventeen

Youtube (Japan): SEVENTEEN Japan official Youtube

TikTok: @seventeen17_official


Seventeen Fandom Name: Carat

Seventeen Official Fan Colors: Rose Quartz and Serenity

Seventeen Current Dorm Arrangement (starting June 2020):

8th Floor – Jeonghan, Hoshi, Woozi, Seungkwan (all solo rooms)

6th Floor – S.Coups, Joshua, The8 (all solo rooms), Wonwoo & Mingyu (roommates)

New (unspecified) Floor – Jun, Dokyeom, Vernon, Dino (all solo rooms)

Check out SEVENTEEN (세븐틴) ‘HOME; RUN’ Official MV :