EXO Member Profile: Chen (첸)

Songwriting and Composing

Chen has participated in writing lyrics for several EXO songs as well as some of his own.

NOTE: If the song has (SC) after it, it means “sole credit” – meaning that Chen is the only person who has a lyrics credit on that song.

EX’ACT (2016)She’s Dreaming (SC)
The War (2017)Ko Ko Bop – with Baekhyun and Chanyeol
Touch It
Universe (2017)Lights Out (SC)
Love Shot (2018)Love Shot – with Chanyeol
April, and a Flower (2019 – first solo mini album)Flower
Dear My Dear (2019 – second solo mini album)My Dear

Music Show Wins

The ShowShow ChampionM! CountdownMusic BankMusic CoreInkigayoTotal
Beautiful Goodbye112
Shall We?112

Sales and Streaming (Gaon)


  • Dear My Dear placed #1 on Gaon’s album sales chart for the week of September 29 to October 5.
  • April, and a Flower and Dear My Dear placed #29 and #36 respectively on Gaon’s 2019 year end album chart, while “Beautiful Goodbye” placed #41 on the year end digital chart. 


“Nosedive,” Chen’s collaboration with Dynamic Duo, won two awards in 2017: Best Rap/Hip Hop Award at the Melon Music Awards and Best Collaboration at the MNET Asian Music Awards.

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