|TVXQ! (동방신기, Dong Bang Shin Ki) / 東方神起 (Tohoshinki) is a South Korean duo formed in 2004 under SM Entertainment, and later debuted under Avex Trax in Japan. Their name roughly translates as "Rising Gods of the East." They were originally a quintet but in 2009 members Jaejoong, Yoochun and Junsu filed a lawsuit against SM Entertainment and left the group, they have since gone on to form JYJ and have solo careers.
The current members are:
U-Know Yunho, 유노윤호 (Real name: Jung Yunho, 정윤호)
Max Changmin, 최강창민 (Real name: Shim Changmin, 심창민)
Hero Jaejoong, 영웅재중 (Real name: Kim Jaejoong, 김재중)
XIAH Junsu, 시아준수 (Real name: Kim Junsu, 김준수)
Micky Yoochun, 믹키유천 (Real name: Park Yoochun, 박유천)|