On August 19, it was reported that Junsu (also known as Xia Junsu) and former Lovelyz member Kei were dating.
According to an exclusive report by the media outlet My Daily, the two became close while rooting for one another. Kei signed with Junsu’s agency, PALMTREE ISLAND, this past January.
The agency didn’t waste any time denying the report, however. According to the label, the two are not dating.
It is absolutely false.
— PalmTree Island
Junsu debuted with TVXQ in 2003. The group is hailed as one of Korea’s most successful boy groups and the first group to enjoy widespread international success. Junsu would leave the group in 2010, after a landmark trial that is credited today for ensuring idols’ aren’t subject to slave contracts, and formed JYJ. Junsu today is one of Korea’s most established musical actors.
Kei debuted with Lovelyz in 2014. The idol rose to fame thanks to her fairy-like appearance. The singer made her solo debut in 2019 with the release of an EP titled Over and Over. The singer signed with Junsu’s agency PALMTREE ISLAND in January 2022.