B.A.P (Korean: 비에이피; an acronym for Best Absolute Perfect) is a South Korean boy group formed in 2012 under TS Entertainment. The group’s current five members are Himchan, Daehyun, Youngjae, Jongup and Zelo.
B.A.P made their musical debut with the single “Warrior” on January 26, 2012, followed by the release of their debut EP Warrior in February 2012.
Group leader Yongguk was the first member to be introduced in 2011, featuring on labelmate Song Jieun’s song “Going Crazy”. He also made a solo debut on August 11 with the single “I Remember”, featuring B2ST’s Yang Yo-seob. Himchan was the second member to be introduced to the public, as an MC for MTV Korea television program The Show. On November 23, Zelo was introduced as the third member of the group through a collaboration with Yongguk as the group Bang&Zelo. The duo released the single “Never Give Up”.