EXO’s Baekhyun made an announcement related to his upcoming military enlistment and his fellow member Lay shared few encouraging words for him to cheer him up.
Recently Exo Baekhyun had an Instagram live session, where he chatted with fans and shared a piece of important news related to his upcoming enlistment.
At the beginning of the live broadcast, Baekhyun asked if the viewers could hear him. Lay replied, “[We] can hear you well.” He also commented, “Ya, Baekhyun-ah, seems like you lost weight.” Baekhyun shared with his followers and fans that he will be enlisting in the military in April as he was only able to postpone his enlistment until the end of March. He also revealed that because of his sudden enlistment he may not be able to release his new music beforehand. He expressed his sorrow over the decision and sudden departure.
Baekhyun said, “I’m also very sad, but it couldn’t be helped. Should I tell [EXO-L] in early March or later? I really worry.” To which Lay immediately expresses words of encouragement. He said, “don’t be sad” and “fighting, Baekhyun-ah.”
With Baekhyuns enlistment news to the Lays encouraging worlds left EXO-L’s heart melted!!
Baekhyun is the sixth EXO member to serve in the military who will be joining fellow member Chanyeol, who has previously announced to enlist in March, while members D.O. and Xiumin have both already completed their service and members Chen and Suho are still in the middle of their service.
SM Entertainment has yet to release an official statement on Baekhyun’s sudden announcement.