Dating Among Korean Idols
Being an K-pop star means that their whole life will be ‘public secret’. Whatever they wear, whatever they say, whatever they do, and whoever they are in respect to their career as a Korean idol. To create a good image, Korean idols usually try their best to hide sensitive things, including dating. Dating has always been the hottest rumor that triggers fans, media, and the public. Most Korean artists are not open about their love relationship, but some also decide to go public, for example, Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo, Rain and Kim Tae-hee, and Taeyang and Min Hyo-rin.
Dating Among BtoB Members
After debuting on March 21, 2012 under Cube Entertainment, BtoB has gained much popularity, not only among fans, but also among other Korean idols. BtoB members are also being shipped by fans with other idols they think might be the most suitable for their ‘bias’. But do BtoB members really have girlfriend? Here we will reveal BtoB members’ dating rumors, which BtoB member has a girlfriend, as well as the restrictions from their agency, so stay tuned!
Does BtoB Sungjae Has A Girlfriend?
As one of the most famous members of the group, Sungjae, has been shipped with many idols by his fans. There are also a lot of rumors about BtoB Sungjae’s girlfriend. Sungjae actually revealed that he prefers to date older girls, who still look cute and sexy.
Kim So-hyun as Sungjae’s Girlfriend
Being cast in a drama together, BtoB Sungjae and the famous young actress Kim So-hyun were rumored to be dating as they gave off really good chemistry in the drama “Who Are You : School 2015”. Answering the curiosity of all netizen, Sungjae revealed that Kim So-hyun isn’t his girlfriend in a interview and said that Kim So-hyun is just like his younger sister.
Red Velvet’s Joy as BtoB Sungjae’s Girlfriend
One of the most popular variety show in South Korea is “We Got Married”. This variety show makes netizens wonder whether the couples in the show are dating for real, and the same expectation also goes for Sungjae. People thought that Red Velvet’s Joy was Sungjae’s girlfriend. They showed really good chemistry as they appeared in “We Got Married” Season 4, which aired from 2015 till 2016 (11 months). They are also known as the “Bbyu Couple” or the “Gummy Couple”.
The fact that Sungjae composed a song for Red Velver’s Joy with the title “Young Love”, made people think that Joy is Sungjae’s real girlfriend.
Who is BtoB Sungjae’s Real Girlfriend?
On August 7, 2017, while being in MBC’s ‘Oppa Thoughts’, MC said that they had a special video message from Sungjae’s ex-girlfriend. Being super anxious, Sungjae finally relaxed after seeing that it was Red Velvet’s Joy who sent him the message, saying “I’m close oppa-dongsaeng with Sungjae. When I first started going on variety shows and didn’t know what to do, oppa told me, ‘You’re a person with your own unique vibe. Don’t try hard to impress everyone.’ He’s only one year older than me but he acted like such an oppa. I thought it was cute.”
BtoB Sungjae also never denied that he had a girlfriend back then before debuting. But he currently said that he is not dating anyone after debuting and he wants to focus on his career while having fun.