MONSTA X‘s Joohoney and I.M have made a name for themselves as the group’s charismatic rap line duo, often stylized together as JooKyun.
Over the years they have dazzled MONBEBE with their powerful and confident performances.
— teja ! (@kyunfairie) August 13, 2020
— Daffodil✈ (@Mi_Daffodil) January 27, 2022
the jookyun rap in gambler >>> pic.twitter.com/8PkzN0bQyi
— Amber ♡̆̈ (@amberloveshownu) May 29, 2022
While Joohoney and I.M often team up to show their fierceness in performances or music videos, they are also known for their close friendship.
Happy JooKyun never fails to make me cry 😭😭 they’re so precious pic.twitter.com/HmVltENzIX
— Carolyn ⋈ MX D-3 💚 𝑭𝒂𝑪𝑨𝒅𝒆 (@Wonhaed) May 30, 2022
Here are nine cute Joohoney and I.M moments that prove that they are true besties.
1. Bringing out each other’s silly side
From stage performances alone, Joohoney and I.M may appear to be intimidating, but this is not the case at all, especially when they spend time together.
Bringing back this video of the SCARIEST rappers in kpoppic.twitter.com/YHu17Y4itB
— Paula | JOOHEON 👻 (@themapola) May 30, 2022
2. Appreciating each other’s differences
As Joohoney is more extroverted at times and I.M can be more introverted, they end up balancing each other out.
more jookyun antics 😭 changkyun was so embarrassed by jooheon being extra 😭 pic.twitter.com/0e2FnBu3XG
— 꿀꿍 🤍 (@jookyunofficial) May 30, 2022
3. Chaotic antics
Their dramatic interaction here will make you laugh!
"if MONSTA X doesn't perform X, who's gonna perform it? MONSTA Z?" then followed by the most dramatic clownery of the century pls i still can't with jookyun for this ><pic.twitter.com/cdbldDCOaR
— 예하ᵔᴥᵔ (@sambakjaa) May 23, 2022
4. Impromptu dance battle
Even on the stage, Joohoney and I.M love to joke around.
*Instant Serotonin Boost*
My Lomls 🏻💛💜
— Jai :): 𝐅𝑎𝐂𝐀𝑑𝑒 💙 (@jookyun_13) May 27, 2022
5. Hyping each other up
Check out Joohoney’s adorable dance as he vibes to I.M’s rap!
jooheon doing the tiniest dance ever next to changkyun as he raps, so cute haha 🥲💘 pic.twitter.com/TJJLVXbx3Q
— 꿀꿍 🤍 (@jookyunofficial) May 29, 2022
6. Joohoney’s definition of love includes…
During MONSTA X’s “NO LIMIT” concert in New York City on May 21, Joohoney pointed to MONBEBE as he described his definition of love, but I.M wished to be included too.
oh no!! i’m sorry you missed it in person but at least you can see it now here’s a better angle i found!! pic.twitter.com/eOttFV96wd
— 꿀꿍 🤍 (@jookyunofficial) May 24, 2022
7. Taking care of each other
In this clip, I.M wipes away a piece of debris off of Joohoney’s face with care.
jooheon and changkyun are so cute together 🥺 pic.twitter.com/tSCiMk6Qwi
— aurora :): saw monsta x ♡ (@ckyunstd) May 13, 2022
8. Sharing words of appreciation
Joohoney shared what he admires about I.M on a 2019 episode of Weekly Idol.
Look at changkyun’s every reaction and cute facial expression when jooheon was complimenting him ㅠㅠ and his “oh baby~” I CANNOT DEAL pic.twitter.com/WI2guiLGsa
— 페이사랑하는포도짱균🍇 (@changkyawn_) November 3, 2019
9. It’s in the small moments
I.M motioned for Joohoney to come closer during a performance but was met with a cute surprise instead!
Not at Changkyun signaling jooheon to come over . And indeed. Jooheon playing with his dimple. 🥰 the maknae line: DON’T TOUCH THEM. 😂 pic.twitter.com/ULXdxXnqZV
— IMchangkyun (@IMwhatIM_MX) May 30, 2022