Exo Chen (born 21 September 1992) is a famous Korean singer, songwriter, and stage performer from Daejeon city in South Korea. He works as the main vocalist in the Chinese boy band named “EXO”.
This band is formed by SM Entertainment in the year 2011. Apart from a band member, he is a stage performer also and sings so many solo songs. He is best known for his Single song named “The Best Luck” (2014).
He has been in the headlines from 13 January 2020, because of his handwritten letter to his fans. He posts an image of his written letter on social media for his fans about his marriage.
He wrote in the letter, “I want to give you the news that, I am getting married to my girlfriend, with whom I am in a relationship for a long time. This is a private wedding between some special relatives and close friends.
One more important thing is that my partner is not a celebrity and she is pregnant for seven months. I am expecting a baby”. His fans are very exciting to know more about his wife.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Education
Kim Jong-dae was born to his parents on Monday, September 21, 1992 (age 27 years, as in 2019), in Daejeon city in South Korea. He is a popular singer in his country.
There is no much information is available about his parents and siblings in the family. He is interested in singing from childhood.
Exo Chen completed his education from the local high school in his hometown. After that, he joined Hanyang Cyber University in South Korea.
From this university, he did his MBA in the year 2017. He used to focus on Singing as well as studies. He holds a huge fan following in his country.
Appearance, Height, Weight & More
The Popular Korean singer holds a great personality. Exo Chen’s height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 m) helped his tall handsome looks. He is a gym lover. Chen maintained his body very well. He is fit and healthy.
He gained an approximate weight of around 55 kilograms (121 lbs). He has pure white skin and short black hair. He has small black color eyes. Because of proper workout in the gym, he has a body figure of 40-30-13 (Chest-Waist-Biceps).
Personal Life, Marriage Note, Wife & Children
Kim lives a very low-key life. He holds a secretive nature personality. On 13 January 2020, he revealed his marriage to his fans with a hand-written note.
He posts a picture of his note, in which he wrote that he got married to his long-time girlfriend shortly. He also said that it will be a private wedding between some special guests.
He does not disclose the name of his wife in the letter. He only gives a hint that his lover is not a celebrity. He shocked his fans by writing the words that he is expecting a baby because his fiance is pregnant for the past seven months.
As a famous star, everybody wants to know about Exo Chen’s wife and other information, but he didn’t disclose any information to the media. I will try to find the name of his wife and other information and update it soon.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Exo Chen
|Real Full Birth Name||Kim Jong-dae.|
|Profession||Singer, songwriter, and Stage Performer.|
|Famous as||The Member of Exo Band.|
|Age (As of 2019)||27 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||21 September 1992.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Daejeon city in South Korea.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 172 cm.
Meters: 1.72 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||8.|
|Parents||Father: Name Not Available.
Mother: Not Known.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife||Will Update Soon.|
|Social media||Instagram: @im_kimjdae (44.4k + followers).
|School||Local High school.|
|Alma Mater||Hanyang Cyber University in South Korea.|
|Career & Wealth|
|Discography||1. Dear My Family (2012).
2. The Best Luck (2014).
3. Everytime (2016).
4. Lil' Something (2016).
5. Beautiful Accident (2016).
6. Imagine (2016).
7. Bye Babe (2017).
8. Dear My Family (2017).
9. Beautiful Goodbye (2019).
10. Flowe (2019).
11. May We Bye (2019).
12. Shall We? (2019).
|Awards||1. 16th Seoul International Youth Film Festival award for Best OST by a Male Artist in 2014.
2. 19th Mnet Asian Music Awards for Best Collaboration with Dynamic Duo in 2017.
3. 9th Melon Music Awards for Best Rap/Hip Hop With Dynamic Duo in 2017.
4. Annual Fresh Asia Music Awards for TOP 10 Asia-Pacific Gold Song of the Year in 2019.
5. 2020 Korea First Brand Awards for Male Vocalist in 2019.
|Net worth (approx.)||$2-4 Million USD (As in 2020).|
Music Career, Songs, Discography & Net worth
The 27-year-old man starts his singing career in the year 2011. He rose in the music field with the EXO band. He first becomes the trainee in the Exo band and after some times of struggle, he appointed as the fourth member of the Exo band.
Exo is a band formed by SM Entertainments. This band includes 9 members named Sehun, Xiumin, Baekhyun, Chen, Lay, Chanyeol, Suho, D.O., and Kai.
He got his first chance to perform in front of the public via “SBS Gayo Daejeon” (a television music festival) in 2011. After that, he appeared in so many music festivals and events.
He became popular with his band name. In the year 2014, he joined the group named “SM The Ballad”. He made so many songs in this group. In 2020, Exo Chen earned the Net worth of $2-4 million US Dollars from his music career.
After that, he decides to make his solo songs. He wrote his first song named “The Best Luck” in July 2014. After that, he made so many singles and hits to the Korean music industry.
For his best performance, he is awarded by so many awards. Chen appeared in so many theater and music videos also.
- He is the fourth member of the Exo band.
- In 2015, Chen performed a minor role in Drama play named “Exo Next Door”.
- He has an official website “chen.smtown.com”.
- He loves to play electronic guitar.
- Exo Chen has a craze to dye his hair in different colors.
- He is a foodie and loves to eat Chinese dishes.
- He sang a duet song “When I was… When U Were…” with famous American singer “Krystal”.
- Kim records songs for television dramas also.