Chen (첸) is a South Korean singer and actor under SM Entertainment. He is a member of the boy group EXO, its sub-units EXO-M and EXO-CBX, and a member of the project ballad group S.M. THE BALLAD.

He made his solo debut on April 1, 2019 with his first mini album April, and a Flower.


2012: Debut with EXO

He debuted as a member of EXO and its sub-unit EXO-M on April 9, 2012 with the group's first mini album Mama.

2016: EXO-CBX

On October 31, 2016, Chen debuted as a member of the group's sub-unit EXO-CBX with the mini album Hey Mama!.

2019: Solo debut

He made his solo debut on April 1, 2019 with his first mini album April, and a Flower.[2]

Personal life


On January 13, 2020, Chen posted a handwritten letter on EXO's official fancafe on LYSN announcing his marriage to a non-celebrity girlfriend who is also expecting a baby. SM confirmed the news, stating the wedding will be held privately.[3][4]

On April 29, 2020, SM Entertainment confirmed that Chen's wife had given birth to the couple's first child, a daughter, that day.[5]

Military service

On October 14, Chen announced in a handwritten letter that he will be enlisting on October 26.[6]


Mini albums

Digital singles




  • "It's Okay, That's Love OST Part.1" ("The Best Luck") (2014)
  • "Descendants of the Sun OST Part.2" ("Everytime" with Punch) (2016)
  • "Beautiful Accident OST" ("Beautiful Accident" with Suho) (2016)
  • "Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo OST Part.1" ("For You" with Baekhyun & Xiumin) (2016)
  • "Missing 9 OST Part.1" ("Can't Say Goodbye (I'm Not Okay)") (2017)
  • "100 Days My Prince OST Part.3" ("Cherry Blossom Love Song") (2018)
  • "Heart 4 U OST" ("Beautiful") (2019)
  • "Do You Like Brahms? OST Part.3" ("Your Moonlight") (2020)


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