Baekhyun (born May 06, 1992) is a South Korean Singer, Songwriter, Actor, and Social Media Star from Wonmi-gu, Bucheon-si. His real full birth name is Byun Baek-hyun. He is best known as a member of the Exo (South Korean-Chinese boy group).
Furthermore, the band was launched by SM Entertainment in 2011. The other bandmates are Chen, Chanyeol, D.O., Xiumin, Suho, Lay, Kai, and Sehun. Exo made debut in the k-pop industry after releasing her first Extended Play, Mama on April 09, 2012.
In their successful career, the group released 6 extended plays, 3 live albums, 7 studio albums, and 28 singles. Moreover, Byun’s group dubbed as one of the top 5 most influential celebrities on the Forbes Korea Power Celebrity list.
Discography, Various Projects & Net Worth
On June 03, 2013, the group came up with their debut full-length studio album “XOXO” that was distributed by KT Music. The singles from the album named “Wolf” and “Growl” bagged the top ten positions in the Gaon Singles Chart.
Later, the same year on December 09, 2013, EXO published its second EP “Miracles in December”. The following year, they came up with their third EP named Overdose on May 07, 2014.
In 2015, Byun Baek-hyun released projects such as Exodus, Ex’Act, Sing for You, For Life and Exology Chapter 1: The Lost Planet. Then, on September 05, 2017, EXO released a studio album named “The War”.
In fact, it got the highest number of pre-orders at that time. Some of its popular tracks were The Eve, Ko Ko Bop, Forever, What U Do? etc. With the release of the “Don’t Mess Up My Tempo” album on November 02, 2018, Exo received worldwide fame.
As per Wikipedia, they became the first South Korean artist who debuted in the 21st century to sell 10 million albums cumulatively. The group even won many awards for their other albums.
In addition, they bagged Album of the Year award at the Mnet Asian Music Awards five. EXO also won two consecutive Artist of the Year wins at the Melon Music Awards. Baekhyun fueled his income from music shows, songs, albums, world tours, etc and accumulated Net worth of $3-4 million US dollars (As of 2019).
Last month on November 27, 2019, the singer’s recent album titled “Obsession” came out. It has songs like Obsession, Trouble, Groove, Non-Stop, Day After Day, Butterfly effect, and much more.
|Real Full Birth Name||Byun Baek-hyun.|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Actor, and Social Media Star.|
|Famous for||being a member of the Exo (South Korean-Chinese boy group).|
|Age (How old, as of 2019)||27 years.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||May 06, 1992.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Wonmi-gu, Bucheon-si, South Korea.|
|House In||Seoul, South Korea.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Taurus.|
|Debut||Studio Album: XOXO on June 03, 2013.
Extended Play: City Lights in July 2019 (as a solo artist).
Extended Play: Mama on April 09, 2012.
|List of Albums||1. Mama.
3. Miracles in December.
7. Sing for You.
8. For Life.
9. Exology Chapter 1: The Lost Planet.
10. The War.
11. Don't Mess Up My Tempo.
13. City Lights.
15. For Life.
|Other Projects||1. Countdown.
2. EXO PLANET #4 – The EℓyXiOn [dot].
3. EXO PLANET No. 3 - The EXO'rDIUM [dot].
|Genres||pop, hip-hop, and R&B, alongside electronic dance music genres like house, trap, and synth-pop.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/baekhyunee_exo/
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8.5".
Centimeters: 174 cm.
Meters: 1.74 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 58 Kg.
Pounds: 127 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||41-28-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown (but likes to color in bright colors).|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
|Siblings||Brother: Byun Baek-beom.|
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|School||Jungwon High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Seoul Institute of the Arts.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Girlfriend||Name not available.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Singer: Jung Ji-Hoon aka Rain.|
|Dream Holiday Destination||London.|
|Love to do||Music and Travel.|
|Favorite Food||Japanese Food.|
|Source of Income||music shows, songs, albums, world tours, etc.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$3-4 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Baekhyun
- The K-pop artist celebrates his birthday on the 6th of May and Taurus is zodiac sign. Baekhyun was born in 1992 in Wonmi-gu, Bucheon-si, South Korea and ages 27 years old, as of 2019.
- He has an older brother named Byun Baek-beom.
- During his childhood, he began his training to become a singer.
- Rain (South Korean singer, songwriter, actor, and music producer) inspired him a lot during his teen days.
- The singer graduated from Jungwon High School and completed his secondary school education.
- Furthermore, he also remained a lead singer in a band called Honsusangtae and they even won a local music festival.
- As per the source, Byun Baek-hyun received piano lessons from Kim Hyun-woo. He is a member of South Korean rock band DickPunks.
- Moreover, he also trained as a martial artist in his youth.
- The artist was first spotted by an agent from SM Entertainment while he was studying for the entrance exam in order to enroll at the Seoul Institute of the Arts.
- As a solo artist, he made debut with his first EP, City Lights, in July 2019.
- His band also dubbed as “the biggest boy band in the world” and the “kings of K-pop” by media outlets.
- How tall: the EXO member, Baekhyun has a decent height of 5 ft 8.5 in (174 cm tall) with a thin build.
- His estimated body weight is 58 kg (127 lbs) with a modest build.
- On Instagram, the K-pop star has an amazing fan following with more than 16.1 million followers.
- Byun Baek-hyun remained in a relationship was with his girlfriend Taeyeon (singer and member of a Girls’ Generation) in 2014.
- They even spotted together by paparazzi around the Han River.
- As per the source, they even used to wear matching necklaces and earrings.