Byun Baekhyun (Singer) Age, Height, Bio and More

Byun Baekhyun is a singer and actor from south korean. Byun is a part of ‘Exo’ band which is a South Korean chinese boy band. Byun Baek-Hyun was influenced by South Korean singer and music producer Jung Ji-hoon and started taking music lessons at the age of 11. 

He was found by ‘SM Entertainment’ and became the lead singer of ‘Exo’ after an audition. Baekhyun was a constant host of the ‘SBS’ show ‘Inkigayo’ for a year, along with his ‘Exo’ partner Suho. 

Byun Baek-Hyun comes into view as ‘Don Lockwood’ in the South Korean version of the musical ‘Singin’ in the Rain,’ produced by ‘SM Culture & Contents.’ His duet ‘Dream,’ with Suzy from the South Korean girl band ‘Miss A,’ extended the number one spot on online real-time music charts. 

Baek-hyun has also earned a dan 3 belt in the Korean martial art Hapkido. However, he is not too open and prefers playing video games instead. He was in a relationship with Kim Tae-yeon of the band ‘Girl’s Generation.’ Byun Baek-Hyun is currently believed to be single.

Biography

Full NameByun Baekhyun
NicknameBaekhyun
Famous ForSouth Korean singer.
ProfessionSinger and Actor
Family
Mother
Father    
SiblingsByun Baekbeom (Brother)
Personal Life Info
DOB6 May, 1992
  Age27 years (2020)
HometownBucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
BirthplaceBucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
Current Resident
NationalitySouth Korean
Religious Atheism
Caste/Community
GenderMale
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Taurus
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendKim Tae-yeon
Children
Hobbies & InterestPiano, listening to music, watching movies and singing
Favorite FoodKorean food, Japanese food and chinese food.
Education
Highest QualificationKyung Hee Cyber University, Culture & Arts Business Department.
School
Physical Appearance
Height174 cm
Weight65 kg
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorDyed
Instagram Handle@baekhyunee-exo

Early Life of Byun Baekhyun

Byun Baekhyun

Byun Baekhyun date of birth is on May 6, 1992, in Bucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. He is an elder brother in his family.

Byun was directed by South Korean singer, actor, and music producer Jung Ji-hoon, better known as “Rain,” and started taking music lessons at the age of 11. He got training on the piano from Kim Hyun-woo, a member of the South Korean rock band ‘DickPunks.’

Byun Baekhyun studied at ‘Jungwon High School’ in Bucheon and was the lead singer of the band ‘Honsusangtae.’ The band won a local music festival during his school days. Baek-hyun was discovered by ‘SM Entertainment’ while he was arranging for the ‘Seoul Institute of the Arts’ entrance exams and later joined ‘SM Entertainment’ in 2011 after an audition.

Baekhyun has won a dan 3 belt in the Korean martial art Hapkido. He has an animal loving personality and has a dog named Mongryoung. He is not too fond of the outdoors games and prefers playing video games instead.

Byun Baekhyun took online classes on culture and arts provided by the ‘Kyung Hee Cyber University.’ He dated Kim Tae-yeon of the band ‘Girl’s Generation’ from 2014 to 2015, but the couple broke up later. He is currently trusted to be single.

Byun Baekhyun Career

Baekhyun became the ninth member of ‘Exo’ band which is the South Korean–Chinese boy band in January 2012 and started performing as their lead singer. The band soon started getting popularity, and this proved to be a stepping stone for Baekhyun.

In 2014, Baekhyun became a regular host of the ‘SBS’ show ‘Inkigayo,’ along with his ‘Exo’ partner Suho. By the end of the year, he quit the show to Focus on his band.

In July 2014, Baekhyun made his musical theater debut with his portrayal of ‘Don Lockwood’ in the South Korean version of the musical ‘Singin’ in the Rain,’ produced by ‘SM Culture & Contents.’

In April 2015, Byun Baekhyun declared his debut solo single, ‘Beautiful,’ as the soundtrack of the web-drama series ‘Exo Next Door.’ It became the first song from a web drama to top the digital charts.

In December 2015, Baekhyun presented the number ‘Like Rain Like Music’ at the ‘SBS’ annual music program as a contribution to the original singer of the track, the late Kim Hyun-sik. The song was afterwards recorded and released digitally.

Baekhyun declared the duet ‘Dream,’ with Suzy from the South Korean girl band ‘Miss A,’ in January 2016. The song gained the number one spot on online real-time music charts and on ‘Gaon’s ‘Weekly Digital Chart.’ The number also won the first stand on the TV shows ‘Music Bank’ and ‘Inkigayo.’

Byun Baekhyun duet ‘The Day,’ with singer K Will, became a popular folk-ballad duet on ‘SM Entertainment’s music project, ‘SM Station.’ Over the years, Baekhyun has grown his signature style of music that has become popular all over South Korea and Asia.

In August 2016, Baekhyun made his TV debut with the historical drama series ‘Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo,’ which was based on a Chinese novel. His acting received positive reviews and won him the ‘New Star Award’ at the 2016 ‘SBS Drama Awards.’

In October 2016, Baekhyun formed a sub group of ‘Exo’ named ‘Exo-CBX,’ with Chen and Xiumin. They declare their debut EP, ‘Hey Mama,’ presents five tracks of a variety of genres.

Baekhyun had a large fan following by the end of 2016. He soon began to take part in the multiplayer online battle arena video game ‘League of Legends’ on ‘SM Entertainment.’

Baekhyun’s performance in the ‘League of Legends’ tournament ‘2016 SM Super Celeb League’ helped him gain a large fan following in South Korea and China.

Baekhyun duet ‘Rain,’ with Soyou from the girl band ‘Sistar,’ was another success. The song got to the number one position on almost all the digital music charts of South Korea. His single ‘Take You Home’ reached number 12 on the ‘Gaon Digital Chart.’He is currently getting together with rapper Loco for his next release.

Major Works of Byun Baekhyun

Baekhyun hit singles include ‘My Turn to Cry’ in 2014, ‘Like Rain, Like Music’ in 2015, and ‘Take You Home’ in 2017.

His most popular collaborations have been ‘The Day We Met’ in 2015, ‘One Dream One Korea’ in 2015, ‘Dream’ in 2016, ‘The Day’ in 2016, ‘Rain’ in 2017, and ‘Young’ in 2018.

Baekhyun has also materialized in the TV series ‘To the Beautiful You’ in 2012, ‘Exo Next Door’ in 2015, and ‘Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo’ in 2016.

He hosted the TV show ‘Inkigayo’ in 2014 and appeared in a recurring role in ‘Master Key’ in 2017.

Baekhyun played the lead role in the play ‘Singin’ in the Rain’ in 2014.

Awards & Achievements

Byun Baekhyun

Baekhyun was awarded the ‘Most Popular Singer’ (South Korea) award at the 4th ‘YinYueTai V-Chart Awards’ and the ‘Popularity Award (Actor)’ at the inaugural ‘Asia Artists Awards’ in 2016.

He gained the ‘Best Rookie Award’ at the inaugural ‘Asia Artist Awards’ and the ‘New Star Award’ at the ‘SBS Drama Awards’ for his performance in ‘Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo.’ in the same year.

He also gained the ‘Melon Music Award’ for the ‘Best R&B/ Soul’ and the ‘Mnet Asian Music Award’ for the ‘Best Collaboration’ for the duet ‘Dream’ with Suzy.

‘Dream’ also gained the ‘Digital Bonsang’ award and ‘Asian Choice Popularity Award’ at the 31st ‘Golden Disk Awards’ in 2017.Lately, Baekhyun has been honored with the ‘Fandom School Award’ for ‘Individual Popularity’ in 2018.

Facts about Byun Baekhyun

  • Baekhyun was offered a starring role in the action film ‘Dokgo,’ alongside Yeo Jin-goo, in May 2015. However, the production of the film was canceled.
  • Baekhyun also sang the South Korean national anthem during the meeting of the ‘International Olympic Committee’ before the 2018 ‘Winter Olympics.’
  • He joined ‘Privé’ to launch his own streetwear brand, ‘Privé by BBH,’ in July 2018.
  • His friend said ‘Bacon’ to him.

FAQs

What is the Age of Byun Baekhyun?

Byun Baekhyun is 27 years old.

What is the Height of Byun Baekhyun?

His height is 174 centimetre.

Who is the Girlfriend of Byun Baekhyun?

Byun is single now after doing breakup with Kim Tae-yeon

In which band Byun Baekhyun work?

Byun worked with Exo band.

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