EXO 엑소: The Kings of K-Pop (Profile)

EXO 엑소: The Kings of K-Pop (Profile)

EXO 엑소 is a 9 member group signed under SM Entertainment. Trendsetters and icons, EXO have set the standard and sound of the K-Pop genre.

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Index:

  1. introduction
  2. about EXO
  3. EXO members
  4. EXO music
EXO
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Introduction

One of the aspects that stands out about EXO is that his group is a bi-lingual K-Pop group, releasing both Korean and Chinese music. In addition to their two main subunits, EXO-K and EXO-M, this group has several other lines and units including, EXO-CBX and EXO-SC.

In the decade since this group’s debut in 2012, EXO has spread their music around the globe. With an instantly recognizable style and discography, this group has cemented itself as one of the most influential and famous artists of this lifetime.

  • Some of EXO’s most popular tracks include “Growl,” “Love Shot,” and ‘Love Me Right,” among countless others. In addition to the tracks themselves, EXO’s stages and choreographies are legendary, with the member lineup consisting of some of the most talented performers in K-Pop history.
EXO
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EXO-L

With one of the biggest fanbases on the planet (EXO-L), the members of EXO have toured several times throughout East Asia, Southeast Asia, and North America.

Having released incredible music that has been streamed millions of times and defining trendsetting concepts, this group is one of the top groups in K-Pop and one of the most successful groups in music history.

EXO
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about EXO
  • Korean Name: 엑소
  • Company: SM Entertainment
  • Number of Members: 9
  • Number of Albums: 25
  • Debut Year: 2012
  • Genre: Pop, K-Pop, R&B, Hip Hop, EDM, Electropop, Dance-Pop
  • Color: Cosmic Latte (Light Grey)
  • Fandom: EXO-L
EXO
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EXO members

EXO is a nine-membered group including the members, Suho, Xiumin, Lay, Baekhyun, Chen, Chanyeol, D.O, Kai and Sehun. These 9 members are the talented vocalists, rappers and dancers who make up the iconic group of EXO.

In addition to being members of this group, many of the members have successful solo careers in a variety of different genres including Pop, R&B and Ballad music.

Suho

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Name: Kim Junmyeon 김준면

Korean name: 김준면

Position: Leader, Vocalist

Birthday: 22/5/91

Age:

  • 30 (International age)
  • 31 (Korean age)

Star sign: Gemini

Chinese zodiac sign: Goat

Nationality: Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-K and EXO Main Vocal Line

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Suho released his first solo album, named “Self Portrait,” in 2020

Xiumin

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Name: Kim Minseok 김민석

Korean name: 김민석

Position: Vocalist, Rapper

Birthday: 26/3/90

Age:

  • 31 (International age)
  • 32 (Korean age)

Star sign: Aries

Chinese zodiac sign: Horse

Nationality: Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-M and EXO-CBX

Lay

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Name: Zhang Yixing 张艺兴

Chinese name: 张艺兴

Position: Dancer, Vocalist, Rapper

Birthday: 7/10/91

Age:

  • 30 (International age)
  • 31 (Korean age)

Star sign: Libra

Chinese zodiac sign: Goat

Nationality: Chinese

Sub-unit: EXO-M

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Lay also has a successful solo career, having released multiple solo albums, such as “PRODUCER” (2021)

Baekhyun

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Name: Byun Baekhyun 변백현

Korean name: 변백현

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 6/5/92

Age:

  • 29 (International age)
  • 30 (Korean age)

Star sign: Taurus

Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey

Nationality: Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-K, EXO-CBX and EXO Main Vocal Line

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Baekhyun is also a member of the group SuperM
Baekhyun also has a very successful solo career having released multiple solo albums, such as “Bambi” (2021)

Chen

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Name: Kim Jongdae 김종대

Korean name: 김종대

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 21/9/92

Age:

  • 29 (International age)
  • 30 (Korean age)

Star sign: Virgo

Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey

Nationality: Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-M, EXO-CBX, EXO Main Vocal Line

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Chen also has a successful solo career having released multiple solo albums, such as “Dear my dear” (2019)

Chanyeol

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Name: Park Chanyeol 박찬열

Korean name: 박찬열

Position: Rapper, Vocalist

Birthday: 27/11/92

Age:

  • 28 (International age)
  • 29 (Korean age)

Star sign: Sagittarius

Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey

Nationality: Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-K and EXO-SC

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Chanyeol can be seen acting in the hit K-Drama, “Memories of Alhambra.”

D.O

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Name: Do Kyungsoo 도경수

Korean name: 도경수

Position: Vocalist

Birthday: 12/1/93

Age:

  • 28 (International age)
  • 29 (Korean age)

Star sign: Capricorn

Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster

Nationality: Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-K and EXO Main Vocal Line

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D.O can also be seen starring in the drama “100 Days My Prince”

Kai

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Name: Kim Jong In 김종인

Korean name: 김종인

Position: Dancer, Rapper, Vocalist

Birthday: 14/1/94

Age:

  • 27 (International age)
  • 28 (Korean age)

Star sign: Capricorn

Chinese zodiac sign: Dog

Nationality: Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-K

More:

Kai is also a member of the group SuperM
Kai’s first solo album is titled “KAI” (2020)

Sehun
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Name: Oh Sehun 오세훈

Korean name: 오세훈

Position: Dancer, Rapper

Birthday: 12/4/94

Age:

  • 27 (International age)
  • 28 (Korean age)

Star sign: Aries

Chinese zodiac sign: Dog

Nationality: South Korean

Sub-unit: EXO-K and EXO-SC

More:

Sehun can also be seen in the Netflix show “Busted”

EXO music

Dual language albums include:

  • XOXO (KISS & HUG) (2013)
  • XOXO (Kiss&Hug) Repackage (2013)
  • Miracles in December (2013)
  • EXODUS (2015)
  • LOVE ME RIGHT (2015)
  • Sing For You (2015)
  • EX’ACT (2016)
  • LOTTO (2016)
  • For Life (2016)
  • THE WAR (2017)
  • THE WAR: The Power of Music (2017)

Korean albums include:

  • MAMA (2012)
  • Overdose (Korean Version) (2014)
  • Hey Mama! (2016)
  • Power (Remixes) (2017)
  • Universe (2017)
  • Blooming Days (2018)
  • DON’T MESS UP MY TEMPO (2018)
  • LOVE SHOT (2018)
  • What a life (2019)
  • OBSESSION (2019)
  • 1 Billion Views (2020)
  • DON’T FIGHT THE FEELING (2021)

Chinese albums include:

  • MAMA (Chinese Version) (2012)
  • Overdose (Chinese Version) (2014)

As well as their tour album “EXOLOGY CHAPTER 1: THE LOST PLANET” (2014).


MAMA (2012)
Track list:
  • MAMA
  • What Is Love
  • History
  • Angel
  • Two Moons
  • Machine
MAMA MV
WHAT IS LOVE MV
History MV
MAMA (Chinese Version) (2012)
Track list:
  • MAMA (CHI Ver.)
  • What Is Love (CHI Ver.)
  • History (CHI Ver.)
  • Angel (CHI Ver.)
  • Two Moons (CHI Ver.)
  • Machine (CHI Ver.)
MAMA (CHI Ver.) MV
What Is Love (CHI Ver.)
History (CHI Ver.)
XOXO (KISS & HUG) (2013)
Track list:
  • Wolf
  • Baby, Don’t Cry
  • Black Pearl
  • Don’t Go
  • Let Out The Beast
  • 3.6.5
  • Heart Attack
  • Peter Pan
  • Baby
  • My Lady
  • Wolf (EXO-K Ver.)
  • Wolf (CHI Ver.)
  • Baby, Don’t Cry (CHI Ver.)
  • Black Pearl (CHI Ver.)
  • Don’t Go (CHI Ver.)
  • Let Out The Beast (CHI Ver.)
  • 06-05-03 (CHI Ver.)
  • Heart Attack (CHI Ver.)
  • Peter Pan (CHI Ver.)
  • Baby (CHI Ver.)
  • My lady (CHI Ver.)
  • Wolf (EXO-M Ver.)
  • Wolf (KOR Ver.)
Wolf MV
Wolf (CHI Ver.) MV
XOXO (Kiss&Hug) Repackage (2013)
Track list:
  • Growl
  • Wolf
  • XOXO
  • Lucky
  • Baby, Don’t Cry
  • Black Pearl
  • Don’t Go
  • Let Out The Beast
  • 3.6.5
  • Heart Attack
  • Peter Pan
  • Baby
  • My Lady
  • Growl (EXO-K Ver.)
  • Growl (CHI Ver.)
  • Wolf (CHI Ver.)
  • XOXO (CHI Ver.)
  • Lucky (CHI Ver.)
  • Baby, Don’t Cry (CHI Ver.)
  • Black Pearl (CHI Ver.)
  • Don’t Go (CHI Ver.)
  • Let Out The Beast (CHI Ver.)
  • 3.6.5 (CHI Ver.)
  • Heart Attack (CHI Ver.)
  • Peter Pan (CHI Ver.)
  • Baby (CHI Ver.)
  • My Lady (CHI Ver.)
  • Growl (EXO-M Ver.)
Growl MV
Growl (CHI Ver.)
Miracles in December (2013)
Track list:
  • Miracles in December
  • Christmas Day
  • The Star
  • My Turn To Cry
  • The First Snow
  • Miracles in December (Classical Orchestra Ver.)
  • Miracles in December (CHI Ver.)
  • Christmas Day (CHI Ver.)
  • The Star (CHI Ver.)
  • My Turn To Cry (CHI Ver.)
  • The First Snow (CHI Ver.)
  • Miracles in December (CHI Ver.) (Classical Orchestra Ver.)
Miracles in December MV
Miracles in December (CHI Ver.) MV
Overdose (Korean Version) (2014)
Track list:
  • Overdose
  • Moonlight
  • Thunder
  • Run
  • Love, Love, Love
  • Overdose (EXO Ver.)
Overdose MV
Overdose (Chinese Version) (2014)
Track list:
  • Overdose
  • Moonlight
  • Run
  • Love, Love, Love
  • Overdose (EXO Ver.)
Overdose (CHI Ver.)
EXOLOGY CHAPTER 1: THE LOST PLANET (2014)
Track list:
  • The Lost Planet
  • Haka
  • MAMA (Rearranged
  • Let Out The Beast
  • I’m Lay
  • Moonlight
  • Delight
  • Angel (CHI Ver.)
  • Black Pearl (Rearranged)
  • Up Rising
  • XOXO (Kisses & Hugs)
  • Beat Maker
  • Love, Love, Love (Rearranged)
  • Thunder
  • Tell Me What Is Love
  • My Lady
  • My Turn To Cry
  • Baby Don’t Cry
  • Machine
  • Breakin’ Machine
  • 3.6.5
  • History
  • Beautiful
  • Peter Pan
  • Metal
  • Deep Breath
  • Overdose
  • Wolf – The Legend Begins
  • Wolf
  • Growl
  • Lucky
  • Black Pearl (Rearranged) (Studio Ver.)
  • Love, Love, Love (Acoustic Ver.) (Studio Ver.)
  • Wolf (Stage Ver.) (Studio Ver.)
  • Growl (Stage Ver.) (Studio Ver.)
EXODUS (2015)
Track list:
  • CALL ME BABY
  • TRANSFORMER
  • What if…
  • MY ANSWER
  • EXODUS
  • EL DORADO
  • PLAYBOY
  • HURT
  • Lady Luck
  • BEAUTIFUL
  • CALL ME BABY (CHI Ver.)
  • TRANSFORMER (CHI Ver.)
  • What if… (CHI Ver.)
  • MY ANSWER (CHI Ver.)
  • EXODUS (CHI Ver.)
  • EL DORADO (CHI Ver.)
  • PLAYBOY (CHI Ver.)
  • HURT (CHI Ver.)
  • Lady Luck (CHI Ver.)
  • BEAUTIFUL (CHI Ver.)
CALL ME BABY MV
CALL ME BABY (CHI Ver.)
LOVE ME RIGHT (2015)
Track list:
  • LOVE ME RIGHT
  • TENDER LOVE
  • CAL ME BABY
  • TRANSFORMER
  • What if…
  • MY ANSWER
  • EXODUS
  • EL DORADO
  • PLAYBOY
  • FIRT LOVE
  • HURT
  • Lady Luck
  • BEAUTIFUL
  • EXO 2014
  • LOVE ME RIGHT (CHI Ver.)
  • TENDER LOVE (CHI Ver.)
  • CALL ME BABY (CHI Ver.)
  • TRANSFORMER (CHI Ver.)
  • What If… (CHI Ver.)
  • MY ANSWER (CHI Ver.)
  • EXODUS (CHI Ver.)
  • EL DORADO (CHI Ver.)
  • PLAYBOY (CHI Ver.)
  • FIRST LOVE (CHI Ver.)
  • HURT (CHI Ver.)
  • Lady luck (CHI Ver.)
  • BEAUTIFUL (CHI Ver.)
  • EXO 2014 (CHI Ver.)
LOVE ME RIGHT MV
LOVE ME RIGHT (CHI Ver.)
Sing For You (2015)
Track list:
  • Unfair
  • Sing For You
  • Girl x Friend
  • On the snow
  • LIGHTSABER
  • Unfair (CHI Ver.)
  • Sing For You (CHI Ver.)
  • Girl x Friend (CHI Ver.)
  • On the snow (CHI Ver.)
  • LIGHTSABER (CHI Ver.)
Sing For You MV
LIGHTSABER MV
Sing For You MV
LIGHTSABER (CHI Ver.) MV
EX’ACT (2016)
Track list:
  • Lucky One
  • Monster
  • Artificial Love
  • Cloud 9
  • Heaven
  • White Noise
  • One and Only
  • They Never Know
  • Stronger
  • Lucky One (INST)
  • Monster (INST)
  • Lucky One (CHI Ver.)
  • Monster (CHI Ver.)
  • Artificial Love (CHI Ver.)
  • Cloud 9 (CHI Ver.)
  • Heaven (CHI Ver.)
  • White Noise (CHI Ver.)
  • One and Only (CHI Ver.)
  • They Never Know (CHI Ver.)
  • Stronger (CHI Ver.)
Lucky One MV
Monster MV
Lucky One (CHI Ver.)
Monster (CHI Ver.) MV
LOTTO (2016)
Track list:
  • Lotto
  • Lucky One
  • Monster
  • Artificial Love
  • Can’t Bring Me Down
  • Cloud 9
  • Heaven
  • She’s Dreaming
  • White Noise
  • One and Only
  • They Never Know
  • Stronger
  • Monster (LDN Noise Creeper Bass Remix)
  • Lotto (CHI Ver.)
  • Lucky One (CHI Ver.)
  • Monster (CHI Ver.)
  • Artificial Love (CHI Ver.)
  • Can’t Bring Me Down (CHI Ver.)
  • Cloud 9 (CHI Ver.)
  • Heaven (CHI Ver.)
  • She’s Dreaming (CHI Ver.)
  • White Noise (CHI Ver.)
  • One and Only (CHI Ver.)
  • They Never Know (CHI Ver.)
  • Stronger (CHI Ver.)
  • Monster (LDN Noise Creeper Bass Remix) (CHI Ver.)
Lotto MV
Lotto (CHI Ver.)
(EXO-CBX) Hey Mama! (2016)
Track list:
  • The One
  • Hey Mama!
  • Rhythm After Summer
  • Juliet
  • Cherish
Hey Mama! MV
For Life (2016)
Track list:
  • For Life
  • Falling For You
  • What I Want For Christmas
  • Twenty Four
  • Winter Heat
  • For Life (CHI Ver.)
  • Falling For You (CHI Ver.)
  • What I Want For Christmas (CHI Ver.)
  • Twenty Four (CHI Ver.)
  • Winter Heat (CHI Ver.)
For Life MV
For Life (CHI Ver.)
THE WAR (2017)
Track list:
  • The Eve
  • Ko Ko Bop
  • What U do?
  • Forever
  • Diamond
  • Touch It
  • Chill
  • Walk On Memories
  • Going Crazy
  • The Eve (CHI Ver.)
  • Ko Ko Bop (CHI Ver.)
  • What U do? (CHI Ver.)
  • Forever (CHI Ver.)
  • Diamond (CHI Ver.)
  • Touch It (CHI Ver.)
  • Chill (CHI Ver.)
  • Walk on Memories (CHI Ver.)
  • Going Crazy (CHI Ver.)
Ko Ko Bop MV
Ko Ko Bop (CHI Ver.)
THE WAR: The Power of Music (2017)
Track list:
  • The Eve
  • Power
  • Sweet Lies
  • Ko Ko Bop
  • What U do?
  • Forever
  • boomerang
  • Diamond
  • Touch It
  • Chill
  • Walk On Memories
  • Going Crazy
  • The Eve (CHI Ver.)
  • Power (CHI Ver.)
  • Sweet Lies (CHI Ver.)
  • Ko Ko Bop (CHI Ver.)
  • What U do? (CHI Ver.)
  • Forever (CHI Ver.)
  • Boomerang (CHI Ver.)
  • Diamond (CHI Ver.)
  • Touch It (CHI Ver.)
  • Chill (CHI Ver.)
  • Walk On Memories (CHI Ver.)
  • Going Crazy (CHI Ver.)
Power MV
Power (CHI Ver.)
Power (Remixes) (2017)
Track list:
  • (R3HAB Remix) Power
  • (Dash Berlin Remix) Power
  • (IMLAY Remix) Power
  • (SHAUN Remix) Power
Universe (2017)
Track list:
  • Universe
  • Universe (CHI Ver.)
  • Been Through
  • Stay
  • Fall
  • Good Night
  • Lights Out
  • Universe (CD Ver.)
Universe MV
Universe (CHI Ver.)
(EXO-CBX) Blooming Days (2018)
Track list:
  • Monday Blues
  • Blooming Day
  • Sweet Dreams!
  • Thursday
  • Vroom Vroom
  • Playdate
  • Lazy
Blooming Day MV
DON’T MESS UP MY TEMPO (2018)
Track list:
  • Tempo
  • Sign
  • Ooh La La La
  • Gravity
  • With You
  • 24/7
  • Bad Dream
  • Damage
  • Smile On My Face
  • Oasis
  • Tempo (CHI Ver.)
Tempo MV
Tempo (CHI Ver.) MV
LOVE SHOT (2018)
Track list:
  • Love Shot
  • Tempo
  • Trauma
  • Wait
  • Sign
  • Ooh La La La
  • Gravity
  • With You
  • 24/7
  • Bad Dream
  • Damage
  • Smile On My face
  • Oasis
  • Love Shot (CHI Ver.)
  • Tempo (CHI Ver.)
Love Shot MV
Love Shot (CHI Ver.) MV
(EXO-SC) What a life (2019)
Track list:
  • What a life
  • Just us 2 (Feat. Gaeko)
  • Closer to you
  • Borderline
  • Roller coaster
  • Daydreamin’
What a life MV
OBSESSION (2019)
Track list:
  • Obsession
  • Trouble
  • Jekyll
  • Groove
  • Ya Ya Ya
  • Baby You Are
  • Non Stop
  • Day After Day
  • Butterfly Effect
  • Obsession (CHI Ver.)
Obsession MV
(EXO-SC) 1 Billion Views (2020)
Track list:
  • 1 Billion Views (Feat. MOON)
  • Say It (Feat. Penomeco)
  • Rodeo Avenue
  • Telephone (Feat. 10cm)
  • Jet Lag
  • Fly Away (Feat. Gaeko)
  • Nothin’
  • On Me
  • 1 Billion Views – Instrumental (Feat. MOON)
1 Billion Views (Feat. MOON) MV
Telephone (Feat. 10cm) MV
DON’T FIGHT THE FEELING (2021)
Track list
  • Don’t fight the feeling
  • Paradise
  • No matter
  • Runaway
  • Just as usual
Don’t Fight the Feeling MV
EXO
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With iconic music, stages, and talent, the members of EXO have shaped the sound of K-Pop and the culture of the genre. For more on this group, keep reading here:

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