EXID’s Hyelin has personally denied dating rumors with MONSTA X’s Minhyuk.
On April 10, EXID and MONSTA X held pre-recordings for SBS MTV’s music program “The Show.”
Following the recording, Hyelin said regarding Minhyuk, “I didn’t say anything before in case people would misunderstand, but we really are not dating,” surprising fans with the straightforward statement.
EXID’s agency Banana Culture Entertainment commented, “Hyelin and Minhyuk have been close friends since they were young. As a result, there were rumors among fans that the two are dating.”
The agency explained that she made the comment to clarify misunderstandings.
MONSTA X’s agency Starship Entertainment also responded, “Minhyuk and Hyelin are not dating. They went to the same academy during their trainee days, but they are not anything more or less than that. We found out about the rumors for the first time through articles.”
EXID is currently promoting with “Lady,” while MONSTA X is promoting with “Jealousy.”