Chen 첸 is the main vocal of EXO.
Chen was born Kim Jongdae 김종대 on Monday, September 21, 1992, in Canada.
Like fellow members Baekhyun and Chanyeol, he was born in the Chinese Year of the Monkey. He’s a Virgo. Chen and Xiumin’s blood type is B. At a height of 173 cm or 5'8", he’s one of EXO’s shortest members, along with Xiumin, Suho, and D.O. They’re shorter than EXO’s tallest member, Chanyeol, by 12 cm.
Chen is from Siheung, Gyeonggi-do.
Chen became an SM trainee in 2011. At eleven months, Chen’s training period was the shortest in EXO-M, and he was the last to join. He’s the “C” in EXO-CBX and he’s also in SM the Ballad. He performed in the SM orchestra at SBS’ Gayo Daejun in 2011. He plays the piano.
In EXO lore, Chen’s superpower is lightning. His symbol is a scorpion.