Bae Jin-young (born May 10, 2000) is a South Korean singer and a member of South Korean boy group CIX. He was a former member of boy group Wanna One after finishing tenth in Produce 101 season 2 and active promotions for two years before the disbandment in January 2019.
Bae Jin-young was born on May 10, 2000 in Seoul, South Korea. He attended Lila Art High School.
Bae Jin-young was a C9 Entertainment trainee and trained for ten months.
Bae participated in the South Korean boy band survival show Produce 101 season 2, which aired on Mnet from April 7 until June 16, 2017. In the final episode, Bae was ranked 10th and therefore became a member of the project boy group Wanna One under YMC Entertainment. Bae officially debuted with Wanna One during Wanna One Premier Show-Con on August 7, 2017 at the Gocheok Sky Dome with a mini-album 1×1=1 (To Be One).
Bae made his final appearance as a Wanna One member in their final concerts, titled “Therefore”, held across four days, ending on January 27, 2019 at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, where the group held their debut showcase.
Following the disbandment of Wanna One, Bae took a four-month break before debuting as a solo artist on 26 April. His single album, Hard To Say Goodbye, peaked at no.3 at the Gaon Album Chart.
In July 2019, Bae debuted in a new boy group called CIX, formed by C9 Entertainment.