As members of the group EXO, Chen, Baekhyun, and Xiumin (collectively known as 'ChenBaekXi'), continue their dispute with their agency SM Entertainment ('SM Ent.'), fans' anger over the uncertainty of EXO's activities is escalating.
K-pop phenomenon EXO, excluding Kai who is currently on mandatory military service, was seen Thursday at Gimpo International Airport. They were reportedly convening for their group reality show's filming, unfolding amidst the ongoing court tussle involving Baekhyun, Xiumin, and Chen against their agency, SM Entertainment.
As torchbearers of K-pop's global popularity, idol groups EXO, BLACKPINK, and aespa have run into significant obstacles in their 'full-group' operations. EXO faces contractual disputes, while health issues have curbed the complete group activities of BLACKPINK and aespa.
EXO members Baekhyun, Xiumin, and Chen (known collectively as ChenBaekXi) are in the midst of notifying SM Entertainment (SM) about the termination of their exclusive contracts, resulting in a back-and-forth rebuttal between the two parties.
The ongoing legal feud between K-pop sub-unit EXO-CBX and SM Entertainment has fueled internet frenzy. Surprisingly, however, this discord has led to an unexpected digital buzz around another K-pop group, GOT7.
The K-pop trio EXO-CBX, members of EXO, are in the midst of a tense standoff with their management agency, SM Entertainment. Accusations of "slave contracts", illegal activities, and "external forces" have been bandied about, transforming their conflict into a public battleground. The real cause of this dispute, which surprisingly emerged between SM and EXO-CBX, who had maintained a seemingly harmonious relationship for a long time, remains shrouded in mystery.
Singer MC Mong has personally spoken up about the contract termination dispute between EXO members Chen, Baekhyun, Xiumin (collectively known as ChenBaekXi), and their agency SM Entertainment (hereafter referred to as SM).
Members of the K-pop group EXO, Chen (Kim Jong-dae), Baekhyun (Byun Baek-hyun), and Xiumin (Kim Min-seok), collectively known as ChenBaekXi, are locked in a heated dispute with their management agency, SM Entertainment, over contract settlement and exclusive contract period.
In a startling turn of events, EXO members Baekhyun, Xiumin, and Chen (Byun Baekhyun, Kim Minseok, Kim Jongdae) have become embroiled in a dispute with their agency, SM Entertainment, over allegations of contract unfairness.