Alex Chu

알렉스,추헌곤

Alex Chu(born추헌곤Chu Hun-gonSeptember 2, 1979),known simply asAlex( Hangul : 알렉스), is a Korean-Canadian singer and actor . He is the male vocalist of the South Korean electropop band Clazziquai .

 Recent news about Alex Chu

  • by asianlook  -  September 21, 2018 12:35 AM

    Identity of Alex’s girlfriend revealed

    As recently reported, singer Alex is currently in a relationship. Alex’s girlfriend has been revealed to be a former supermodel by the name of Jo Hee. She is 10 years younger than Alex, and had acted in the MBC drama “Pasta” alongside…

  • by dongie  -  September 21, 2018 12:35 AM

    Alex Admits He’s Dating Someone, Who is This Jo Hee?

    Singer and actor Alex has confirmed that he is dating someone and fans are wondering who his girlfriend is. The girl is question is Jo Hee, who participated in the supermodel competition back in 2006, hosted by SBS. She was seen wearing a yellow dress and smiling in the competition. Even though …

  • by asianlook  -  September 21, 2018 12:35 AM

    Alex can’t help “Even If I Go Crazy”

    He sure can’t help Jung Ryu-won from getting crazy. After releasing a teaser featuring Jung Ryu-won screaming at the camera, Alex has just unveiled the music video for “Even If I Go Crazy,” his solo comeback single off of his new album, “Just …

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 Alex Chu's Biography

Having immigrated to Canada with his family, Alex rose to fame upon returning to South Korea years later as part of the group Clazziquai . The group's popularity skyrocketed after featuring on the soundtrack of hit drama seriesMy Lovely Samsoon.

In 2008, the group announced a temporary hiatus, and its members debuted as solo artists, including Alex. In 2009, Clazziquai returned with the release of Mucho Punk.

Alex Chu became part of MBC reality showWe Got Married(우리 결혼했어요)and was matched with Korean trot singer Jang Yoon Jeong in the Lunar Special episode, and actress/model Shin Ae for the rest of the series. The show also stars Crown J, Andy of Shinhwa , Seo In Young of Jewelry , Solbi of Typhoon , Saori and Jung Hyung Don . Alex and Shin Ae left the show after Episode 8 for Alex to record his first solo albumVintage Romance. They were replaced by Kim Hyun Joong of SS501 and Hwangbo of Chakra . However, due to popular demand, the couple reunited in Episode 13. Alex and Shin Ae made their exit from the show on November 16, 2008.

Alex debuted in his first drama seriesPastaas one of the main cast. The drama aired from January 4, 2010 to March 9, 2010 on MBC.

In June 2, 2011, Alex released his second solo album,Just Like Me.

In 2013, he also appeared in KBS variety showOur Neighborhood Arts and Physical Educationto participate during the Bowling matches from episode 6 to episode 9.

In 2016, Alex started hosting a variety showMy Neighbor, Charles.

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 Alex Chu's Discography

Studio albums

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsSales
My Vintage Romance
Track listing
  1. Too Soon(어느새)
  2. If It's You(그대라면)
  3. Always You(넌 언제나)feat. Thomas Cook
  4. Sorry To Keep You Waiting(기다리게 해서 미안해요)
  5. Tears Fall On Your Toes(발끝을 적시는 눈물)
  6. Feel Like Making Sunshine
  7. Fold My Hands(깍지껴요)feat.GaekoofDynamic Duo
  8. Waltz Lesson feat. Whale
  9. Lover(연인)
  10. I Love You(사랑하오)
  11. Glorious Day(기분 좋은 날)
  12. Daydreaming
  13. Miss. Understanding feat.Simon Dominic
  14. Daisy(데이지)
  15. Flowerpot(화분)
N/A
Just Like Me
  • Released: June 2, 2011
  • Label: Fluxus Music, Windmill Entertainment
  • Formats: CD, digital download
Track listing
  1. Who Told The Story(전하지 못한 이야기)
  2. You're My Lady
  3. Same Dream(같은 꿈)
  4. Wind Of Spring(봄날의 바람 같아요)
  5. If You Can Go Back(되돌릴 수 있다면)feat. Jane
  6. Can't Be Crazy(미쳐보려 해도)
  7. Talk(얘기)
  8. He Did Not Receive His Blessings(자신에게도 축복받지 못한)
  9. To Reach You(너에게 닿기를)
  10. The Flowers(꽃이다)
  11. Tomboi feat. Lovey
  12. Mediocre You(평범한 그대)
  13. Again To You(또 다시 너에게로)
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Singles

TitleYearPeak chart positionsSalesAlbum
"I Love You"(사랑하오)2008N/AMy Vintage Romance
"If It’s You"(그대라면)
"Bad Behavior"(나쁜 짓)Non-album singles
"Sweet Dream (Andante)" 2010 67
"Same Dream"(같은 꿈)2011 76
Just Like Me
"Can't Be Crazy"(미쳐보려 해도) 58
"Goodbye Smile"(웃으며 안녕) 89
Non-album singles
"You’re So Gorgeous"(화려한 그대) 85
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Collaborations

YearTitleOther artist(s)
2006 "Very Heartbreaking Words"(너무 아픈 이 말) Jisun ofLoveholics
2013 "Blue Road" (블루로드) Park Se-young

Soundtrack appearances

YearTitleAlbum
2008 "Flowerpot"(화분) We Got MarriedOST
2010 "Love Year"(사랑살이) Three BrothersOST
2011 "If I Could Turn It Back"(되돌릴 수 있다면)feat. Jane Late AutumnOST
"Good Smile"(웃으며 안녕) Romance TownOST
"Flowers Bloom"(꽃이 피네요)withHoran Only YouOST
"A Day You Left"(니가 떠난 하루) Me Too, Flower!OST
2012 "Maybe Maybe"(어쩌면 어쩌면)withHoran Music and LyricsOST
"If It Were Me"(나였으면) I Do, I DoOST
2013 "One Step To Your Side"(한걸음 그대 곁으로) JjakOST
2014 "I Want To Love You"(사랑해줄래) My Lovely GirlOST
2015 "D.N.A Luv"(연애세포)withSong Ji-eun Flirty Boy And GirlOST
"My Time Towards You"(널 향한 나의 시간) Bubble GumOST
2016 "Small Comma"(작은 쉼표) Woman with a SuitcaseOST

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 Alex Chu's Television shows

TV dramaedit

YearTitleRoleNetwork
2007 Finding Love Park Ji-won MBC Every 1
2010 Smile, Dong-hae Lee Tae-hoon KBS1
Pasta Kim San MBC
2011 A Thousand Days' Promise Son Suk-ho SBS
2012 Salamander Guru and The Shadows Ji-hoon SBS
2013 Medical Top Team Bae Sang-kyu MBC
2014 I Need Romance 3 Lee Jung-ho tvN
Hotel King Yoo Joon-seong MBC
My Lovely Girl Bae Sung-jin SBS
2018 Shin Sang-hyuk SBS

Variety showedit

YearTitleRoleNetworkNote
2009 We Got Married Season 1 Himself MBC
2011 Idol Star 7080 Best Singer Contestant MBC
  • February 4
  • Duet with Luna of f(x)
  • Won Gold Prize
2013 Our Neighborhood Arts and Physical Education Himself KBS2
2015 A Style For You Himself KBS

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 Alex Chu's Controversies

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 Alex Chu's References

  1. "알렉스 프로필" (in Korean). Naver. 
  2. Garcia, Cathy Rose A. (July 3, 2007). "Clazziquai Redefines Korean Electronica Music", The Korea Times. Retrieved July 29, 2010.
  3. ""Pasta's" Alex Opens Italian Restaurant in Shinsadong". soompi.com. June 12, 2012. Retrieved June 12, 2012. 
  4. "Gaon Album Chart". Gaon Music Chart. Archived from the original on 2015-08-27. 
  5. "Gaon Digital Chart". Gaon Music Chart. Archived from the original on 2017-03-09. 
  6. Cumulative sales of "Same Dream":
  7. Cumulative sales of "Can't Be Crazy":
  8. "2011년 34주차 Download Chart". 
  9. Cumulative sales of "You’re So Gorgeous":
  10. Park, Soo-in (April 14, 2018). "SBS 측 "알렉스 '나도 엄마야' 출연 확정" 결혼 후 복귀작(공식)". Newsen (in Korean). Retrieved April 23, 2018. 
  11. 알렉스, 음주운전 혐의로 불구속 입건. Seoul Broadcasting System (in Korean). Retrieved 2012-07-23. 

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