Is romance currently in the air for Park Seo Joon (박서준)? The Korean hunk had all his fans buzzing since yesterday (Tuesday, 20th June) after rumours broke out that he is currently dating YouTuber named xooos (수스).
As revealed by an anonymous insider, the rumoured couple are at a point in their relationship where they could introduce their close friends to each other. They also share the same hobbies and often work out together.
Not too long after the news came to light, a photo of Seo Joon and xooos which was taken during their trip to London last year also resurfaced. The snapshot was uploaded by Chanel fashion designer Oleg Moscal – which has since been deleted. Following that, Park Seo Joon’s agency has also issued a statement to address the rumour. According to them, “It’s hard to confirm (the) information regarding the actor’s personal life.”
While you’re here, let’s learn a little more about the woman who managed to steal the “Itaewon Class” actor’s heart:
1. xooos (real name Kim Soo Yeon) was born in 1994. She is 29 years old this year, which makes her five years younger than Seo Joon, who’ll be turning 35 years old in December.
2. She first debuted as a singer and actress under the stage name INA back in 2015. She took on minor roles in the K-dramas such as “The Producers”, “Risky Romance” and also the web drama “Youth Tarot”.
3. As INA, she released her first single “Rainbow” in January 2017. Her by her second single, “Love Doll”, was dropped in June of the same year.
4. 2017 seemed to be a heck of a year for the up-and-coming singer-actress. In October, she took part in the K-pop survival show “MIXNINE”. Unfortunately, she was eliminated in the seventh episode.
5. In 2019, she uploaded her first cover video on YouTube with the new name, xooos. Her covers soon became so popular, even The Weeknd took notice of her and showed some love for her cover of his song “Out of Time”.
🇰🇷🇰🇷🇰🇷 : https://t.co/0XPsnMHQw3
— Abel Tesfaye (@theweeknd) March 26, 2022
6. Her most viewed video so far is a cover of Charlie Puth’s hit single “Light Switch”, with 35 million views.
7. In 2022, it was revealed that xooos has signed a contract with the music label wavy. The agency was founded by Korean rapper and producer Colde. She released her first single under the label titled “Naked”.
8. She released her first EP titled “Made In Heart”, along with the music video of the song “Bad At Us” in May 2023.
xooos currently has 1.57 million subscribers on her YouTube channel and over 741k followers on Instagram. For those who are interested, you can check her out here.