Update: The company has officially released teasers for Lay.
EXO‘s Lay (also known as Zhang Yixing) began to trend worldwide after rumors that he would be joining EXO for the comeback with “Don’t Fight The Feeling”. He currently sits at top spot for trending topics.
— XingPark☆张艺兴吧 (@XingPark) May 25, 2021
This came after one of his largest fan bases in China, Zhang Yixing Bar (also known as XingPark) released news that he would be joining EXO for the comeback. XingPark is currently verified on Weibo as his official fan club, sparking response from fans that it could be true. According to XingPark, SM Entertainment will be releasing the teasers on May 26, 2021 at 7pm.
On May 26, 7pm, the group’s staff will be releasing comeback teasers for Zhang Yixing, however, given the current situation with the pandemic, he will not be able to go to Korea during the comeback period.
XingPark declares their unwavering support for Lay and also asks for fans to remain steadfast and strong in the face of any possible negative discourse.
SM Entertainment has yet to comment on this matter thus far.