|“||Oh be quiet, you look like Namek!!!||”|
|Real Name:||Kim Jong Dae|
|Alternative Spelling(s):||김종대, 金鐘大|
|Date of Birth:||September 21, 1992|
|Place of Birth:||Siheung, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea|
|Associated Acts:||EXO, EXO-M, SMTOWN|
|Affiliations:||EXO member, EXO-M member|
- Stage Name: Chen (첸)
- Real Name: Kim Jong Dae (김종대)
- Chinese Name: Jin Zhong Da (金鐘大)
- Nicknames (Also known as): Orange, Camel-dinosaur, EXO's Mom.
- Blood type: B
- Height: 173cm
- Weight: (?)kg.
- Skills: Singing, piano.
- Super Power (Badge): Lightning
- Zodiac Sign: Virgo
- Chinese Zodiac Sign: Monkey
- Family: ...
- Ideal type: Noona, those that would take care of him.
Chen (첸) is the lead vocalist of EXO-M. Born Kim Jong-dae (Korean: 김종대; Hanja: 金鐘大) on September 21, 1992 (now aged 23) in Siheung, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, Chen has one older brother, Kim Jongdeok. Chen was the last EXO member scouted by S.M. Entertainment; he auditioned for S.M. Entertainment through the company's S.M. Casting System in early 2011, at age 18.
Chen was the fourth member to be formally introduced to the public, on December 29, 2011. Along with Lu Han, Tao, and EXO-K's Kai, Chen had his first televised performance at SBS's Gayo Daejun event on December 29, 2011. In February 4, 2014, SM Entertainment revealed that SM The Ballad will make a comeback with new members, Chen being one of them. He sang the Chinese version of the title track, Breath.
- He shares a room with Lay in Korea.
- He shares a room with Kris in China.
- His main specialty is singing high notes and low notes.
- He has a very powerful voice.
- He gives an impression of gentleness.
- He was cast into SM Entertainment through the SM Casting System in 2011.
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