EXO Chanyeol: Profile, Height, Dating, Facts & Information (Updated)

EXO Chanyeol: Profile, Height, Dating, Facts & Information (Updated)

Park Chan-yeol (박찬열), popularly known as Chanyeol is a South Korean singer, rapper and  one members of EXO under Sm Entertainment who debuted last April 8, 2012. He is also one of the members of the subunit EXO-M and EXO-SC.


Real Name

Park Chanyeol


박찬열, 朴燦烈

Date of Birth

November 27, 1992

Place of Birth

Seoul, South Korea




South Korean

Blood Type



186 cm


Korean Pop

Zodiac sign



Singer, Actor



Chanyeol was born in Seoul, South Korea, on November 27, 1992. Park Yura, his older sister, is an announcer. He attended Hyundai Chungun High School in Dong-gu, Ulsan, and was accepted into a private acting school at the age of sixteen. Chanyeol has been a fan of musical instruments since he was in elementary school, and he credits the film School of Rock with inspiring him to learn to play the drums. He really wants to be a star someday. Chanyeol successfully auditioned for S.M. Entertainment through the S.M. Casting System. On February 23, 2012, Chanyeol became the twelfth and last member of EXO to be formally introduced to the public.



If We Love Again (with Chen) (2016)
Let Me Love You (with Junggigo) (2017)
We Young (with Sehun) (2018)

As featured artist

Bad Girl (Henry feat. Chanyeol) (2014)
Rewind (Zhou Mi feat. Chanyeol) (2014)
Don't Make Money (Heize feat. Chanyeol) (2015)
Confession (Yesung feat. Chanyeol) (2016)
Freal Luv (Far East Movement and Marshmello feat. Chanyeol and Tinashe) (2016)


Last Hunter (Law of the Jungle OST) (2016)
I Hate You (with Yuan Shanshan) (So I Married an Anti-fan OST) (2016)
Stay With Me (with Punch) (Goblin OST) (2016)


TV Drama

Year Name Channel Role
2008 High Kick! KBS2 High school student
2012 To The Beautiful You SBS Himself (Cameo)
2013 Royal Villa JTBC
2015 EXO Next Door Naver TV Cast Chanyeol
2017 Missing 9 MBC Lee Yeol


Year Name Role
2015 Salut d'Amour Min-sung
2016 So I Married an Anti-fan Hoo Joon

Awards & Nominations

Year Award Category Works Result
2015 8th Korea Drama Awards Best New Actor Exo Next Door Won
2015 8th Korea Drama Awards Hallyu Star Award Exo Next Door Won
2016 16th Top Chinese Music Awards Most Popular Foreign Idol N/A Won
2017 5th YinYueTai VChart Awards Best Collaboration (with Yuan Shanshan) I Hate You Won
2017 5th YinYueTai VChart Awards Most Popular Artist (South Korea) N/A Won
2017 Asia Model Festival Awards Asia OST Popularity (with Punch) Stay With Me Won
2017 19th Mnet Asian Music Awards Best OST Stay With Me Nominated
2017 9th Melon Music Awards Top 10 N/A Nominated
Fashion Brands Worn







Chanyeol's Facts

- Chanyeol was born in Seoul, South Korea.
- Chanyeol attended Kyung Hee Cyber University.
- He went to an acting school at the age of 16.
- Chanyeol is a multi-instrumentalist who can play guitar, bass, djembe, and bass.
- Chanyeol can also do beatbox and imiation.
- Chanyeol is one of EXO’s tallest members.
- Chanyeol has also a deep and lovely voice.
- He is also the one behind the iconic EXO’s hexagon logo.
- He is known for his legendary Goblin OST song "Stay With Me" together with Punch.
- Chanyeol is known for always being cheerful and bright.
- He is known for his great acting skills.
- Chanyeol wants to be an actor someday that is why he enrolled on an acting academy to fulfill his dream someday.
- Chanyeol had a lasik eye surgery back when he was still a trainee.
- Chanyeol can speak English so well.
- He is into Hip Hopa and Rap.
-  EXO's “Heaven” lyrics are written by Chanyeol.
Chanyeol  often called Loey.
- He is a big fan of Cold Play.
- He is also a member of EXO's chingu line, alongside Baekhyun, Chen, and D.O.
- Chanyeol is from a rich family.
- His other co-members said hat he has a Happy Virus.
He also has a YouTube account, CY Park.
- Chanyeol collaborated with Seventeen’s Woozi for a song entitled “Give Me That”.
- For him appearance doesn’t matter. He much prefer a woman who has similar music taste, likes cooking, and is honest.
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