Kang Dae Ho or also known as "Gaho" is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and producer signed with Planetarium Records and a member of the PLT project boy band. His stage name was derived from his childhood nickname and means "God's Blessings." He was born on September 14,1997. On May 5, 2018, he debuted with the solo, "Stay Here."
Prior to his debut, he sang "Time" as the OST for the K-drama of the same title.
"Heart Is Beating" (그렇게 가슴은 뛴다) for "My Secret Terrius"
"Not Over" for "The Last Empress"
Gaho released his first mini-album, Preparation for a Journey, on December 11, 2018. It's composed of five songs, including his first single "Stay Here," "Going On," and "Then."
In 2019, he released the singles "Fly" and "Pink Walk." (They're awesome! 👏)
In 2020, he rose to popularity with the number one Gaon Digital Chart release of the original soundtrack "Start Over" (시작) for the JTBC drama Itaewon Class.
It's pretty clear, because it's incredibly fascinating, and many fans, including myself, have become fascinated with it. It's a wholehearted resolutely song that a lot of people can relate to.
He's also known for the official soundtrack for Stranger 2, "Wish," which was released in 2020. He also performed in the Start-up (스타트업) Part 5 OST entitled "Running," soothing to the ears.
After his hit song "Start Over" won him awards for Best OST and Best Hallyu OST, he made a name for himself in the industry. So far, 2020 kept him very busy, and his efforts have been rewarded with awards.
This year, he is still very busy and very much active with his YouTube Channel. He's been performing and covering songs by BTS & BLACKPINK, such as How You Like That and Life Goes on, among others.
Listen to his most recent cover song.
ROSÉ - 'On The Ground' Covered by 가호(Gaho) & KAVE
Despite signing with a relatively unknown label, he has achieved incredible success in a relatively short period, at his young age. Super wow!
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