Eric Nam: Age, Height, Wife, Wiki, Biography, Parents, Girlfriend, Net worth, Ethnicity & More

Eric Nam (born November 17, 1988, age: 33 years) is a popular Popular singer from America who has of Korean descent. He is introduced as one of the most promising singers, songwriters, actors, and TV personalities based in Korea.

He has won many awards during his career journey that he started in 2011. He has been honored as GQ Korea’s Man of the Year in 2016 and Forbes’ 30 Under 30 Asia in 2017. According to his IMDB. He will soon appear in the movie  “Transplant” in the role of Jonah Yoon. Eric Nam is followed by 4.2 million followers on Instagram which also includes names of Indian Bollywood celebrities like Tara Sutaria and Armaan Malik.

Who is Eric Nam?

  • Eric Nam is a singer who has previously hosted many shows working as a host.
  • He was seen as the host of the 2018 show “Battle Trip”.
  • He won Best New Comer Award for his work in Grandma’s Restaurant In Samcheong-dong series at KBS Entertainment Awards.
  • He also received MBC Entertainment Awards in 2016 for his performance in the reality show “We Got Married”.
  • As a singer, he has toured different musical tours worldwide.

Eric Nam’s Biography

A famous singer in Korea Eric Nam was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Eric shared his birth date as November 17, 1988. 33 years old Eric is a Boston College graduate. He ended his college in 2011. He has a degree in Asian Studies. He also has a major degree in International Studies.

Completing college he began serving as a business analyst at Deloitte Consulting in New York City. He then later raised fame by following his career in singing and acting in 2013.

About Eric Nam

Eric Nam Wiki, Biodata & Facts

Full Real NameEric Nam
Popular forWorking movies, TV shows, and music Album
LanguageEnglish, Korean
School NameLocal High School.
CollegeBoston College
EducationMajor in International Studies 
Minor in Asian Studies
ProfessionSinger, Host, Actor, Songwriter
Zodiac SignScorpio
NationalitySouth Korean/American
Net worth$3 million USD
Age (as of 2022)33 years old.
Date of BirthNovember 17, 1988
Place of BirthAtlanta, Georgia
Current ResidenceSeoul
AgencyB2M Entertainment 
EN Management
Mindset by DIVE Studios
DIVE Studios

Eric Nam Family (Nationality & Ethnicity)

NationalitySouth Korean/American
BrotherBrian Nuamm, Eddie Nam
MotherSue Nam
FatherNam Beom-jin
WifeDiane Balnaves

Father, Mother’s Name & Siblings

Eric Nam has a great childhood with his two brothers. He was born as the elder son of his parents. His mother’s name is Sue Nam and his father’s name is Nam Beom-jin. Eric shares his family love with his two younger brothers Eddie name and Brian Nam.

Eddie is following his career as a business executive in the music industry with more than 80.6k followers on his Instagram. Eric Nam’s brother Brian performs as co-founder of the DIVE Studios and Mindset by DIVE Studios studio with his brother Eddie Nam.

Eric Nam’s Height, Weight (Physical Appearance)

Shoe Size10 US (9 UK)
Body MeasurementsChest- 40, Waist-36, Biceps-15
Eye ColorBlack
Hair LengthBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Height (approx.)In Feet Inches: 5′ 8″
In Meters: 1.75 m
In Centimetres: 175 cm
Weight (approx.)In Kilograms: 85 kg
In Pounds: 187 lbs.

Eric Nam’s Wife, Girlfriend & Relationships

Many times Eric Nam has remained involved in the questions related to his love life. But he always shut the mouth of the media and netizens by saying that the is still single. In previous years Eric never dated anyone.

However, his name has always been connected with a social media star and singer Ailee @aileeonline. In the month of October 2022, Ailee’s picture with Eric circulated on the Internet. Eric Nam shared that they both are good friends as there is no love factor among them.

Relationship StatusUnmarried
Marital StatusSingle
Wife NameNone
ChildrenSon- None
Girlfriend’s NameNone

Career- Singer, Actor, Model

Eric Nam got a hike in his singing career when he became the Top 5 Finalist of the TV show Star Audition: Birth of a Great Star 2 in South Korea. His success in this show provided him with a deal with B2M Entertainment. Eric got an opportunity to appear in a South Korean show in 2011 from his Youtube channel where he use to post his singing videos.

  • His first EP titled “Cloud 9” was released in 2013
  • His debut single “Ooh Ooh” was released in April 2014 and then kept on releasing many singles.
  • As a singer, Eric is now highly popular with 3149441 monthly listeners on Spotify.
  • In 2016 he went to the US to launch his first US single song titled “Into You”.

Along following as a solo singer career Eric Nam followed his passion for working as the host of different TV shows. He hosted Saturday Night Live Korea in 2016, After School Club, and other shows. He also competed in other singing TV shows that includes King of Mask Singer 2018 and 2019.

Movies & TV shows

  • The Loud House (TV Series short)
  • Armaan Malik, Eric Nam with KSHMR: Echo (Music Video)
  • Transplant (post-production)


  • Battle Trip
  • Yang and Nam Show
  • Saturday Night Live Korea
  • No Oven Dessert 2
  • Section TV
  • After School Club


  • Everything Sucks
  • Have We Met Before
  • Love Die Young
  • Lost on Me
  • I Don’t Miss You
  • Any Other Way

What is Eric Nam’s Net Worth?

  • Getting a lot of respect and love for his singing career Eric Nam also got a high income. He has been raising high income from his Youtube videos, Spotify, Apple Music, and Singing tours.
  • He added acting, show hosting, and modeling as other sources of his income. As of 2022 Eric’s net worth has been spotted reaching $3 million USD.


  • He loves to see boxing matches.
  • Previously he has done shows in the US, Singapore, Taiwan, the Philippines, and other countries.
  • He usually posts his selfies captured from his iPhone.
  • He also learns dancing and usually shows his dancing skills in video shorts.
  • Eric Nam comes live on his Instagram to chat live with his fans.
  • His song “Everything Sucks” has been listened to by more than 27 million users on Spotify.
  • In March 2020 he appeared in Men’s Health Magazine.
  • He met Will Smith in September 2019.

FAQs About Eric Nam

Is Eric Nam Korean?

Yes, he is having Korean ethnicity.

Is Eric Nam single?

Yes, as of November 2022 he is single.

Is Eric’s Nam K-Pop?

Yes, he is a K-Pop Star.

Is Eric Nam Canadian?

No, he is not a Canadian.

Is Eric Nam Vegan?

Yes, he loves to follow a Vegan diet.

Is Eric Nam Vietnamese?

No, he is a Korean boy.