Byun Baek-hyun(born May 6, 1992), better known mononymously asBaekhyun, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor, model and fashion designer. He is a member of the South Korean-Chinese boy group Exo , its sub-group Exo-K and sub-unit Exo-CBX .

 Recent news about Baekhyun

 Baekhyun's Early life

Honsusangtae(lit. "coma") and won a local music festival. He received piano lessons from Kim Hyun-woo, member of South Korean rock band DickPunks .In addition to musical activities, Baekhyun trained as a martial artist in his youth and has a dan 3 black belt in Hapkido .

Read more

 Baekhyun's Career

2012–15: Debut and career beginningsedit

The group officially debuted in April 2012 and has since gained significant popularity and commercial success.

They left the position in November 2014 to focus on Exo's upcoming comeback.In July 2014, Baekhyun made his musical theatre debut, playing the main role of Don Lockwood in the South Korean production of the musicalSingin' in the Rainby SM C&C .

Baekhyun at MTV World Stage Malaysia 2013

However, production of the film was announced to have been cancelled in January 2016.In December 2015, Baekhyun paid tribute to the late South Korean singer Kim Hyun-sik by performing his song "Like Rain Like Music" at SBS ' year-end music programGayo Daejeon. The studio recording of his rendition was later released digitally.

2016–present: Acting roles and Exo-CBXedit

and later debuted at number one on Gaon 's weekly digital chart ."Dream" also won first place five times in total on music television programsMusic BankandInkigayo. In April 2016, Baekhyun received a YinYueTai V-Chart Award for Most Popular Singer in South Korea. In May 2016, Baekhyun and South Korean singer K.Will released a folk-ballad duet titled " The Day " as part of SM Entertainment's music project SM Station .

In October 2016, together with Chen and Xiumin, Baekhyun became a member of Exo's first official sub unit Exo-CBX .Their debut extended play ,Hey Mama!, was released on October 31.In November 2016, Baekhyun began participating in SM Entertainment'sLeague of Legendstournament "2016 S.M. Super Celeb League", where he and labelmate Heechul played the game with both professional players and fans from South Korea and China.

Baekhyun on stage at Exo'rdium in Seoul 2016

, making him the first SM Entertainment artist to achieve "all-kill" in both 2016 and 2017 with "Dream" and "Rain" respectively. In April 2017, Baekhyun released a single titled " Take You Home " for the second season of the Station project.The song peaked at number 12 on the Gaon Digital Chart.

Read more

 Baekhyun's Fashion

Read more

 Baekhyun's Personal life

Read more

 Baekhyun's Discography


TitleYearPeak chart

As lead artist
"My Turn to Cry" 2014N/A
Exology Chapter 1: The Lost Planet
"Like Rain, Like Music" 2015 40
2015 Gayo Daejun Limited Edition
"Take You Home" 2017 12 1 5
Non-album single
"The Day We Met"
(as a part of I Am Korea)
2015N/AN/ACharity singles
"One Dream One Korea"
(with various artists)
2016 1 3
Non-album single
"The Day"
8 36 21
S.M. Station Season 1
2017 2 3
Non-album single
Soundtrack appearances
"Dear My Family"
(as part ofSM Town)
"Beautiful" 2015 7 10
Exo Next DoorOST
"For You"
2016 5 9
Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart RyeoOST
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that region.
Note: China's Alibaba Chart was first issued on July 31, 2016.


Read more

 Baekhyun's Filmography


To the Beautiful You 2012 SBS Himself Cameo; episode 2
Exo Next Door 2015 Naver TV Cast Baekhyun Main role
Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo 2016 SBS Wang Eun Supporting role

Television shows

Inkigayo 2014 KBS Co-host

Music videos

"Dear My Family"(as part ofSM Town) 2012
"Beautiful" 2015
"The Day"(withK.Will)
"Take You Home"2017
"Dear My Family (Live Concert Ver.)"(as part of SM Town)
Guest appearances
"Dance with D.O.C"(remake;DJ DOC) 2014
"Sound of Your Heart"(SM Town andSteve Barakatt) 2016

Read more

 Baekhyun's Theatre

Singin' in the Rain 2014 Don Lockwood Main role

Read more

 Baekhyun's Songwriting

2013 "Lucky" XOXOYes(with Chanyeol,Kim Eana)
2017 "Ko Ko Bop" The War Green tickY(with Chanyeol, Chen, JQ, Hyun Ji-won)

Read more

 Baekhyun's Awards and nominations

YearAwardsCategoryNominated workResult
2016 4th YinYueTai V-Chart Awards Most Popular Singer(South Korea)N/AWon
1st Asia Artist Awards Popularity Award (Actor)Won
Best Rookie Award Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo
8th Melon Music Awards Best R&B/Soulwith Suzy
Song of the Yearwith SuzyNominated
18th Mnet Asian Music Awards Best Collaborationwith SuzyWon
HotelsCombined – Song of the Yearwith SuzyNominated
SBS Drama Awards New Star Award
Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo
201731st Golden Disk Awards Digital Bonsangwith Suzy
Asian Choice Popularity Awardwith SuzyWon
6th Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards Artist of the Year (Digital) – Januarywith SuzyNominated
53rd Baeksang Arts Awards Most Popular Actor (TV) Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart RyeoNominated
19th Mnet Asian Music Awards Best Collaborationwith Soyou
Qoo10 Song of the Yearwith SoyouNominated
2018 2017 Fandom School Awards Individual Popularity AwardN/A

Music programsedit

Music Bank
2016 January 15Dream(with Suzy )
January 22
2016 January 17Dream(with Suzy )
January 24
January 30

Read more

 Baekhyun's References

  1. Hwang Hyo-jin (May 1, 2012). "EXO-K: My name is 찬열, 백현" [EXO-K: My name is Chanyeol, Baekhyun]. TenAsia (in Korean). Retrieved June 28, 2016. 
  2. "10asia EXO-K Interview". 10asia. Retrieved 2012-05-02. 
  3. "#Baekhyun Full Interview". ELLE Korea (in Korean). 2015-10-19. 
  4. "EXO's Baekhyun Learned How to Seduce Women from DickPunk's hyun Woo". MNet. Retrieved 2016-02-20. 
  5. "엑소 백현, '예체능'서 합기도 3단 실력 뽐내 '인간새'- 스타뉴스". 스타뉴스 (in Korean). 2015-10-26. Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  6. "'예체능' 백현, 합기도 공인 3단 실력 자랑 '상남자 매력'" (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  7. "EXO-K 메인보컬 백현 "아이라인 이제 자제 하려고요"(인터뷰)". Retrieved 2016-01-17. 
  8. "SM新团Exo首支单曲《What Is Love》MV曝光" [S.M.'s new band Exo releases first single What Is Love]. (in Chinese). 2012-01-30. Retrieved 2012-04-23. 
  9. "TENASIA | EXO's Suho, Baekhyun to Host "Inkigayo"". Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  10. "Suho, Baekhyun step down from 'Inkigayo'". Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  11. Herald, The Korea (2014-05-02). "Baek-hyun of EXO to star in SM-produced musical (엑소 백현, SM 제작 뮤지컬 출연)". Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  12. "백현 '두근거려', 웹드OST 최초 1위..'엑소가 하면 다 된다'" (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  13. "엑소 백현-여진구 '독고' 출연 확정, '촬영 준비 중'". 뉴스1 (in Korean). 2015-05-12. Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  14. "짬툰 측 "여진구·백현 '독고' 영화출연 아냐" 번복 사과". (in Korean). 2016-01-07. Retrieved 2016-01-19. 
  15. "엑소 백현, 짙은 감성으로 '비와 음악처럼' 재해석 [SBS 가요대전]". Chosun (in Korean). Retrieved 2016-01-01. 
  16. "SM·JYP 콜라보..수지X백현 '드림' 7일 공개" (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  17. Herald, The Korea (2016-01-07). "Baekhyun and Suzy's 'Dream' tops charts". Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  18. "Gaon Digital Chart – Week 2 2016". Gaon Music Chart (in Korean). Retrieved January 30, 2016. 
  19. "케이윌X백현, 'The Day' 오늘 밤 음원+뮤비 전격 공개" (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-04-17. 
  20. "'보보경심' 백현, '비글 왕은'이라 불러다오…매력 폭발" (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  21. "[SBS 연기대상]한석규, 5년만 대상..'낭만닥터' 7관왕 쾌거(종합)- 스타뉴스". 스타뉴스 (in Korean). 2017-01-01. Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  22. "엑소 첸·백현·시우민, '달의 연인' OST 참여…25일 0시 공개" (in Korean). 2016-08-22. Retrieved 2018-05-24. 
  23. "첸·백현·시우민, 엑소 첫 유닛 출격..10월 말 출격" (in Korean). October 5, 2016. Retrieved November 27, 2016. 
  24. SMTOWN_EN. "[Vyrl] SMTOWN_EN : #EXO's first unit #Exo-CBX 1st mini album 'Hey Mama!' drops Oct 31, 0A". Retrieved 2016-10-24. 
  25. "'김희철-백현' 참여! 팬과 함께 하는 중국 LoL 이벤트전". November 3, 2016. 
  26. "소유X백현 역대급 듀엣송 '비가와'로 음원차트 공습하나" (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-02-13. 
  27. "소유 X 백현, '비가와'로 8개 음원차트 퍼펙트올킬 '듀엣하면 소유지!'" (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-02-14. 
  28. "백현, SM스테이션 두번째 주자…2년만의 솔로곡 '바래다줄게'". Xsports (in Korean). Retrieved 2017-04-05. 
  29. "엑소 백현, IOC 총회 개회식서 애국가 불렀다" (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-05-07. 
  30. "백현, IOC 총회 개회식서 애국가 제창…빅스는 '도원경' 무대" (in Korean). 2018-02-05. Retrieved 2018-05-07. 
  31. "Introducing Privé by BBH, a Unisex Streetwear Label From EXO's Baekhyun: Exclusive". May 6, 2018. Retrieved May 7, 2018. 
  32. "Privé". Retrieved 2018-05-07. 
  33. "수호·백현·찬열 사이버대 재학 中…문화예술경영 배운다". 중앙일보 (in Korean). 2014-10-22. Retrieved 2017-01-26. 
  34. Gaon Weekly Digital Chart
  35. Charted songs:
  36. "World Digital Songs". Billboard. 
    • "Dream". Billboard charts. Retrieved January 22, 2016. 
    • "The Day". Billboard charts. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 
  37. 2015년 01주차 Download Chart [1st Week of 2015 Download Chart]. Gaon Music Chart. Archived from the original on February 5, 2015. Retrieved June 17, 2016. 
  38. "Gaon Download Chart, Week 1 – 2016". Gaon Music Chart. Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved 2016-03-03. 
  39. Cumulative sales for "Take You Home":
  40. "Download Chart" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved February 10, 2017. 
  41. "Album Chart – 2016" (in Korean). Gaon Music Chart. Retrieved February 10, 2017. 
  42. "Gaon Download Chart – First half of 2016 (see #186)". Gaon Chart. Korea Music Content Industry Association. Retrieved August 8, 2016. 
  43. "Sales of First Half of 2017 - Gaon Download Chart". Retrieved 2017-07-08. 
  44. Cumulative sales for "Rain":
  45. Cumulative sales of "Beautiful":
  46. Cumulative sales for "For You":
  47. SMTOWN (2012-04-24), I AM. OST_Dear My Family_Music Video, retrieved 2017-04-22 
  48. SMTOWN (2015-04-27), 백현 BAEKHYUN_두근거려 (Beautiful) (From Drama 'EXO NEXT DOOR') Music Video, retrieved 2017-04-22 
  49. MYSTIC Ent. (2016-01-06), [MV] 수지(Suzy), 백현(BAEKHYUN) – Dream, retrieved 2017-04-22 
  50. SMTOWN (2016-05-12), [STATION] 케이윌 X 백현_The Day_Music Video, retrieved 2017-04-22 
  51. SMTOWN (2017-04-14), [STATION] BAEKHYUN 백현_바래다줄게 (Take You Home)_Music Video, retrieved 2017-04-22 
  52. Mnet K-POP (2014-09-26), Mnet [EXO 902014] 엑소 백현이 재해석한 'DJ DOC- DOC와 춤을' 뮤비/EXO BAEK HYUN's 'Dance With DOC' M/V Remake, retrieved 2017-04-22 
  53. SMTOWN (2016-12-29), [STATION] SMTOWN X Steve Barakatt_너의 목소리 (Sound of Your Heart)_Music Video, retrieved 2017-04-22 
  54. [2016AAA]나나·류준열, 드라마 부문 男女 신인상 (in Korean). November 16, 2016. Retrieved April 22, 2017. 
  55. "EXO&伯贤2017全球粉丝大赏获奖视频". Retrieved January 6, 2018. 

Read more


We welcome your comments, but please be civil, DO NOT SPAM ON TOPIC. Comments deemed inappropriate will be removed and repeat will banned. Commention is a provilege that will be revoked for violations od our Comment Policy .

Comments from our old comments platform are still in the process of moving over. If you notice any comments missing they will likely re-appear soon. Thnk you for your patience.