Kim Jong-Dae (born September 21, 1992), best known for his stage name Chen, is a Korean singer, Korean boy band member EXO and small group EXO-CBX by S.M. Entertainment established and managed. Please also find out Chen EXO through the article below.
General information about Chen EXO:
Stage Name: Chen (첸)
Korean Name: Kim Jong Dae (김종대)
Vị trí: Main Vocalist
Birthday: September 21, 1992
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Height: 173 cm (5’8 “)
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Siheung, Gyeonggi province
Specialties: Singing, piano
Subunit: EXO-M, EXO-CBX
Super Power (Badge): Thunder (Lightning)
Biography and artistic process of Chen EXO:
Chen was born on September 21, 1992, in Siheung City, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. He has a brother named Kim Jong-Seok. Chen auditioned for S.M. Entertainment in early 2011 and became the latest trainee among EXO members.
On December 29, 2011, Chen was announced as the fourth official member of EXO. He then debuted with EXO on April 8, 2012.
the group, SM the Ballad Vol. 2 – Breath, a duet with Zhang Liyin, Kim Jong-hyun (member of boy band SHINee) and Krystal (girl group member f (x)) respectively in the song “Breath” (Chinese version ), “A Day Without You” and “When I Was … When U Were …”.
Chen debuted on stage in the role of Benny in the Korean version of In the Heights, produced by SM C & C.
In October 2016, along with Baekhyun and Xiumin, Chen debuted as EXO-CBX, the first small group of EXO. EXO-CBX released their debut mini-album Hey Mama! and the same name on October 31st. After graduating from college. On February 28, 2017, Chen revealed that he was selected for an MBA in Communications Administration at Hanyang Cyber University.
Some interesting notes about Chen EXO:
-If he was not an EXO member, he would be a vocal trainer.
– Before debuting, his parents were against him becoming a singer, but when they learned that it was SM Entertainment who offered him the opportunity, they became supportive.
– Chen has a humorous and very playful personality.
– He likes to joke around and prank his fellow members. Is considered the group group group group group, always messing with the other members.
– Even though he seems quiet in some interviews, he’s actually very hyper.
– A fan called him “Dancing Machine” at an event, causing the other EXO members to roar with laughter. The nickname has stuck ever since.
– He says that later, he’ll master dancing, but for now, he’ll work on perfecting his singing.
– At an airport, a fan accidentally dropped her phone after someone bumped into her. Chen told all of the fans to be careful and watch their steps. He went over to pick up the phone and return it to the fan.
– He was not playing video games, but after living with the members of EXO, he found himself playing more and more.
– By the way, the EXO members say that Chen always loses when they play games together.
– He speaks basic English.
– His hobbies are singing and playing the piano.
– His favorite type of music is R & B.
– His favorite foods: Lamb Kebab, Chinese food, hotpot, steamed buns, fried cakes, fried bread twists, anything cooked at the Korean dorms. But he says that most of him, he likes his cooking the best (he misses it).
– He hopes to collaborate with Super Junior someday.
– He likes listening to Justin Timberlake and Maroon 5.
– Chen was in the Korean production of the musical “In the Heights.” He played the character Benny along with a bunch of other idols/solo performers.
– Chen participated in writing the lyrics for a few EXO songs such as ‘Lights Out’, ‘She’s Dreaming’, and ‘Ko Ko Bop’ (co-credited).
– Chen to the OST ‘When Cherry Blossoms Fade’ is for 100 Days My Prince.
– Chen says that he’s not a very romantic person, but he does take care of people.
– If he gets married someday, he hopes his wife will know how to cook.
– Chen’s ideal type is someone who is like a noona: someone that would take good care of him.
Some highlights of Chen EXO:
Chen EXO is famous for his powerful vocals, and the height makes the listener never forget. Chen EXO voice is already well-known, but the distinctive vocals are somewhat distracted by Chen’s beauty. Once you learn about the guy, you will recognize beyond the beautiful voice, warm personality, Chen is also very handsome and masculine. Although not as prominent appearance as the other members but this guy always makes fans fall madly by the maturity, also a little cute. Let’s support Chen EXO on the way of music in the future.