Kim Chaewon, a member of girl group LE SSERAFIM, was caught up in an absurd dating rumors from a Japanese newspaper.
Previously on January 18th, Japanese media Shukan Bunsun released a photo of LE SSERAFIM Kim Chaewon and an alleged male rapper, claiming that the two have been in a relationship.
Meanwhile, on the same day, Source Music, the agency of LE SSERAFIM, state that the dating rumor was “unfounded”, and refuted the photo from Shukan Bunsun as “synthetic”.
It is known that Shukan Bunsun previously claimed that they received tips of a dating rumor between “world-famous Kpop idols”, only to add a feature demanding people to pay to see the rumor. In the end though, it was eventually revealed that Shukan Bunsun made up an absurd dating rumor based on a synthetic photo.
At the same time, fans on SNS platform Twitter have discovered the original photo of Kim Chaewon’s alleged “dating photo”. As it turns out, the LE SSERAFIM member was simply with fellow group mate Sakura.
On the other hand, Kim Chaewon’s group LE SSERAFIM debuted in May 2022 with the first mini album “FEARLESS”. In October of the same year, they released the 2nd mini album “ANTIFRAGILE”, solidifying their position as a popular 4th generation girl group.