Shinee’s Taemin, Exo’s Baekhyun and Shinee’s Key all got scouted by K-pop agencies in unusual ways. Photos: @shinee; @weareone.exo/Instagram
Shinee’s Taemin, Exo’s Baekhyun and Shinee’s Key all got scouted by K-pop agencies in unusual ways. Photos: @shinee; @weareone.exo/Instagram
K-pop idols

6 crazy K-pop idol scouting stories: Exo’s Baekhyun and Shinee’s Key and Taemin got their starts in more unusual ways than most ...

  • If Changmin’s mum hadn’t tried to meet Boa, would he have ever joined TVXQ? And did NCT’s Taeyong really sing South Korea’s national anthem at his audition?
  • Shinee’s Key caused a racket at SM Entertainment by literally banging on the door, while bandmate Taemin disobeyed the judges at his audition

Shinee’s Taemin, Exo’s Baekhyun and Shinee’s Key all got scouted by K-pop agencies in unusual ways. Photos: @shinee; @weareone.exo/Instagram
Shinee’s Taemin, Exo’s Baekhyun and Shinee’s Key all got scouted by K-pop agencies in unusual ways. Photos: @shinee; @weareone.exo/Instagram
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