EXO

EXO From 5th repackaged album "Love Shot" (2018)
Name EXO
Debut Apr 8, 2012
Representative Songs "Growl"  "CALL ME BABY"  "Love Shot"
Label SM Entertainment
Fan Club EXO-L
Official Channel Website(KR)
Members
Xiumin Suho Baekhyun
XiuminSuhoBaekhyun
LeaderMain Vocal
Chen Chanyeol D.O.
ChenChanyeolD.O.
Main VocalMain RapperMain Vocal
Kai Sehun Lay
KaiSehunLay
Main Dancer
Past Members
KrisLuhanTao
~May 2014~Oct 2014~Apr 2015

"Love Shot" (2018)


EXO is a male group formed by SM Entertainment. When debuted, The group was 12 members separated into two sub groups : EXO-K for Korean market and EXO-M for Chinese market. However, after the departures of 3 Chinese members - Kris, Luhan and Tao - EXO has been a single group while continuing to release music in multiple languages. Now 9 members are remaining, but last Chinese member, Lay has not participating in group work after "Lotto"(2016). Since 2016, Xiumin, Chen and Baekhyun have also released albums in Korea and Japan as a sub-unit named EXO-CBX.


1. History

Pre-debut
⋅On May 2011, Lee, Soo-man, Chairman of SM Entertainment, revealed plan to make debut of new boy band which separated into two sub-groups to promote and perform the same music in both Korean and Mandarin.
⋅On December 2011, SM Entertainment pronounced new group's name is EXO, taken from the word "exoplanet".
⋅released pre-debut digital singles "What Is Love" and "History” in early 2012.1   What Is Love MV   History MV

2012
⋅released their debut mini album "MAMA" as EXO-K and EXO-M. (Apr 9)2   MV

2013
⋅released 1st full album "XOXO(Kiss&Hug)" including title song "Wolf". (Jun 3)3   MV
⋅appeared on the show "도전1000곡"(Jul 7) and "Weekly idol"(Jul 19).
⋅released repackage of 1st full album "XOXO(Kiss&Hug) Repackage" and with title song "Growl", they rised to the apex of K-POP stardom. (Aug 5)4   MV
⋅appeared on the show "Weekly idol"(Aug 14), "A song for you"(Aug 17), "Infinite Challenge"(Aug 31), "Immotal songs2"(Sep 14), "Star face off"(Sep 20), "인간의 조건"(Oct 5) and "Beatles' code"(Oct 14).
⋅The team's original reality show "EXO's Show Time" has aired. (Nov)   Clip1   Clip2
⋅appeared on the show "Running Man". (Nov 10/17)
⋅released winter special album "Miracles in December". (Dec 9)5   MV

2014
⋅released 2nd mini album "Overdose" as EXO-K and EXO-M. (May 7)6   MV
⋅held a concert "EXOPLANET #1 - THE LOST PLANET -". (May 23 ~ Dec 24)30   Clip
⋅Kris filed a lawsuit against SM Entertainment and left the team. (May 15)
⋅appeared on the show "EXO 902014". (Aug 15 ~ Oct 31)   Clip1   Clip2
⋅Luhan filed a lawsuit against SM Entertainment and left the team. (Oct 10)
⋅released live album "EXOLOGY CHAPTER 1 : THE LOST PLANET". (Dec 22)

2015
⋅held a concert "EXO PLANET #2 - The EXO'luXion". (Mar 3, 2015 ~ Mar 20, 2016)31   Clip
⋅released 2nd full album "EXODUS" including title song "CALL ME BABY". (Mar 30)7   MV
⋅The web drama "EXO next door" has aired. (Apr 9)8
⋅Tao left the team. (Apr 22)
⋅released repackage of 2nd full album "LOVE ME RIGHT". (Jun 3)9   MV
⋅In Japan, released single "Love Me Right ~romantic universe~". (Nov 4)10   MV
⋅released single "LIGHTSABER", the collaboration song with "Star Wars: The Force Awakens". (Nov 11)   MV
⋅released winter special album "Sing For You". (Dec 10)11   MV

2016
⋅appeared on the show "Fantastic Duo". (May 1)
⋅released 3rd full album "EX'ACT" including title song "Monster" and "Lucky One". (Jun 9)12   Monster MV   Lucky One MV
⋅held a concert "EXO PLANET #3 - The EXO'rDIUM". (Jul 22, 2016 ~ May 28, 2017)32   Clip
⋅released repackage of 3nd full album "Lotto". (Aug 18)13   MV
⋅released the collaboration song "Dancing King" with comedian Yoo, Jae-suk. (Sep 17)14   MV Clip
⋅appeared on the show "Starshow 360". (Sep 19)
⋅Xiumin, Chen and Baekhyun released mini album "Hey Mama!" as the unit "EXO-CBX". (Oct 31)15   MV
⋅In Japan, released single "Coming Over". (Dec 7)16   MV
⋅released winter special album "For Life". (Dec 19)17   MV

2017
⋅released 4th full album "THE WAR" including title song "Ko Ko Bop". (Jul 18)18   MV
⋅appeared on the show "아는 형님". (Jul 22)
⋅released repackage of 4th full album "The Power of Music" including title song "Power". (Sep 5)19   MV
⋅appeared on the show "JYP's Party People". (Oct 1)
⋅released live album "EXO PLANET #3 -The EXO'rDIUM(dot)". (Oct 25)
⋅held a concert "EXO PLANET #4 - The EℓyXiOn". (Nov 24, 2017 ~ Aug 11, 2018)33   Clip
⋅released winter special album "Universe". (Dec 26)20   MV

2018
⋅"Power" became the first K-pop song to play at The Dubai Fountain at Burj Khalifa Lake, Dubai.21   News
⋅In Japan, released full album "Countdown". (Jan 31)22   Electric Kiss MV
⋅performed "Growl" and "Power" at the closing ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, Korea. (Feb 25)23   Clip
⋅the unit EXO-CBX released mini album "Blooming Days". (Apr 10)24   MV
⋅released 5th full album "DON'T MESS UP MY TEMPO" including title song "Tempo". (Nov 2)25   MV
⋅released repackage of 5th full album "Love Shot". (Dec 13)26   MV
⋅appeared on the show "아는 형님". (Dec 22)
⋅The team's original show "#보여줄게EXO" has aired. (Dec 27)

2019
⋅The team's original reality show "Travel the World on Exo's Ladder Season 2" has aired. (Jan ~ Mar)
⋅released live album "EXO PLANET #4 - The EℓyXiOn [dot]". (Jan 30)
⋅Xiumin enlisted into the army. (May 7)27
⋅appeared on the show "Stage K". (Jun 9)
⋅invited to South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s welcoming party at the "Blue House" to greet President Donald Trump and his daughter, Ivanka Trump. Ivanka said "My children are big fans". (Jun 29)28   Clip
⋅D.O enlisted into the army. (Jul 1)29
⋅held a concert "EXO PLANET #5 - EXplOration". (Jul 19 ~ TBD)34  


2. Clips

⋅2018
Tempo : from 5th full album "DON'T MESS UP MY TEMPO"
Love Shot : from repackage of 5th full album "Love Shot"



3. Discography

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  1. broadcasted on the show "Infinite Challenge".

  2. The group traveled to Dubai to view the first showing.

  3. with Ivanka Trump, South Korean President and the First Lady

  4. The discharge date is expected to be December 6, 2020.
    (photo) EXO members and Changmin of TVXQ sent him off.

  5. The discharge date is expected to be January 25, 2021.
    (photo) EXO members sent him off.

  6. held in Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, and Japan.
    May 23(Seoul, Korea) ~ Dec 24(Osaka, Japan)

  7. held in Korea, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, Canada, and the USA.
    Mar 7, 2015(Seoul, Korea) ~ Mar 12, 2016(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) + encore in Seoul(Mar 18~20)

  8. held in Korea, Thailand, Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Mexico and the USA.
    Jul 22, 2016(Seoul, Korea) ~ Apr 28(Los Angeles, the USA) + encore in Seoul(May 27/28)

  9. held in Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines and Japan.
    Nov 24, 2017(Seoul, Korea) ~ Jul 7, 2018(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) + encore in Seoul(Jul 13~15) and in Macao(Aug 10/11)