|Name||CHEN | 첸|
|Full Name||Kim Jongdae | 김종대 | 金鍾大|
|Born||September 21, 1992|
|Hometown||Daejeon, South Korea|
|Height||172.5cm | 5′-08″|
Mother, Father, Older Brother
|Education||Hanyang Cyber University (MBA)|
Hanseo University (B.A.)
Jeongwang High School
Kunseo Middle School
Seochon Elementary School
|Years Active||2012 – present|
|Official Page||YouTube #Channel|
2020 Digital Single Hello
2019 2nd EP Dear My Dear
2019 1st EP April, and a Flower
2019 Chief of Staff OST Part.1
2019 Touch Your Heart OST Part.1
2018 100 Days My Prince OST Part.3
2017 Missing 9 OST
2016 Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo OST Part.1
2016 Descendants of the Sun OST Part.2
2014 It’s Okay, That’s Love OST Part.1
- The founder of SM Entertainment Lee Sooman chose his stage name.
- Chen got into SM Entertainment as a trainee in May 2011 and debuted as a member of EXO in April 2012.
- Training Period: 11 months
- He is Catholic and his Christian name is Matteo (Matthew).
- Motto: Live happily.
- Hobbies: listening to music, watching movies
- Specialty: vocal
- Singing is his way to relieve stress.
- He graduated from Hanseo University with a major in Applied Music.
- His childhood dream was to be a singer, and he did achieve it.
- If Chen had not made it as a member of EXO, he would be a vocal coach.
- He wanted his stage name to be JD (Jong Dae).
- Kimchi fried rice is the best dish that he can cook.
- He cannot eat oysters.
Born: April 29, 2020
- Older Brother
Name: Kim Jongdeok | 김종덕
He got married on October 27, 2019.
#Kpop Idols Born in 1992 #Kpop Idols From Daejeon #Catholic Kpop Idols
References: Fan Sign Event, The Star Profile, VLIVE, 190406 Xports News, 191204 Radio Star, March 2017 Singles