Artist 101: EXO

Who is EXO?

EXO is a South Korean pop band who made their debut in the year 2012. SM Entertainment, the management company for the band, divided the band into two sub-groups upon its format- EXO-K and EXO-M. The EXO-K group promotes the band amongst Koreans while EXO-M promotes it amongst Chinese fans.

But recently, SM merged both the subgroups resulting in one fandom – EXO-L. The decision was made after certain group member left the band to either pursue their solo careers or due to their worsening health condition. The members leaving the group included Luhan, Kris, and Tao.

This year, the group celebrated 5 years together. Throughout their journey, they have maintained a very friendly relationship with their fans. Musically, the group has been really successful with several members getting opportunities to sing for Korean Drama or collaborating with other big names in the music industry.

Who are the members of the band?

Please find below all 12 members of the band and their details:





Yixing Zhang

Do-Kyung Soo




Lu Han

Kris Wu


When are their birthdays?

Sehun– 12th April 1994

Baekhyun– 6th May 1992

Chanyeol– 27th November 1992

Kai– 14th January 1994

Yixing Zhang– 7th October 1991

Do-Kyung Soo– 12th January 1993

Suho– 22nd May 1991

Xiumin– 26th March 1990

Chen– 21st September 1992

Lu Han– 20th April 1990

Kris Wu– 6th November 1990

Tao– 2nd May 1993

What is their most popular song?


The song was a part of their debut album XOXO. The whole album was a critical and a commercial success. It not only brought the band into the limelight but also helped them win several awards including Daesang. EXO has been a contributor in Hallyu Wave for many years. The boy band brought K-pop to youngsters and made them love it.

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