Kim Jongdae, more popularly known as Chen of K-pop boy group EXO, is now officially a father after his wife gave birth to a baby girl.
South Korean online platform Naver first reported that Chen’s wife gave birth at a hospital in Cheongdam-dong, Seoul on Wednesday, April 29.
Chen’s label SM Entertainment confirmed the good news, saying that “it is true that their daughter was born today,” as stated in Soompi’s report.
The news comes three months after Chen made a surprise announcement through a handwritten letter of his marriage and the pregnancy of his then-fiancee.
Meanwhile, fans took to social media to congratulate Chen and welcome “EXO’s princess”, with the keywords Chen, #WelcomEXOPrincess, and Jongdae on Twitter’s top trending list.