9 K-Pop Idols Who lived a Rags To Riches Life |

IUPopularly known as Korea’s National Sister, IU's family was reportedly in huge debts once. Her grandmother took care of IU and her younger brother.

SUGABack in 2017, on a variety show the BTS member revealed that at one point in life, he often had to make a choice between a meal or transport on his way back home. He also worked as a part time delivery boy to pay his college fee and sold the songs he made for pocket money.

TaeyangThis K-Pop legend had a tough childhood, he had revealed that there were days when his family struggled to provide him food. To help his family move out of poverty, this popular singer decided to become a singer and achieved his dreams.

VComing from a humble family of farmers, V has often spoken about his poor childhood that he spent with his grandmother while his parents were away to make a living. The super-group's secret weapon, had no intentions to be an idol. He simply went to support his friend for the auditions, but got selected instead.

SunggyuThe leader of INFINITE revealed his family was struggling financially and was against his dream of becoming a singer. He occasionally had to live at his friends’ place as well. It took him several auditions before making it big.

Sandara ParkSandara, a member of 2NE1, had once revealed that her family moved to the Philippines due to a financial crisis. During her rough childhood, the singer revealed that her father had abandoned them and taken off to Korea with all the money they had. Her situation motivated her to be successful.

YunhoSpeaking of his struggles, this TVXQ member had revealed that his family was kicked out of their home and they even had to occasionally sleep on railway stations. His parents were reportedly against his aspirations of becoming a singer and to support his dreams. Yunho took up multiple part-time jobs.

Kim SejeongContrary to her bright smiling image, Sejeong experienced tough times very early in life. The idol, who is known for great talents, revealed that she often struggled to get food at times.

EunhyukEunhyuk had once revealed that his family struggled financially to the point where they couldn't afford a toilet in their house. These struggles led him performing on the streets, eventually earning a spot in Super Junior from SM.

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