Tae-yeon of Girls' Generation Also Goes on Dating Spree

Baek-hyun (left) and Tae-yeon Baek-hyun (left) and Tae-yeon

Girls' Generation's Tae-yeon and Baek-hyun of K-pop boy band EXO are now dating, it was revealed on Thursday.

"They were close friends and recently started dating," their agency SM Entertainment said in a press release.

Both Girls' Generation and EXO are popular K-pop groups whose huge popularity extends beyond Korea.

Earlier this year, other members of Girls' Generation's Yoon-a, Soo-young and Tiffany announced that they are officially in relationships.

englishnews@chosun.com / Jun. 20, 2014 11:02 KST