Both IU and EXO‘s Baekhyun are two of the preferred singers in South Korea at present. With IU releasing “Lilac” and Baekhyun dropping “Bambi,” it was a no brainer that the 2 would go face to face on the charts.
Fans, nevertheless, realized that this was not the primary time the 2 singers have been pit towards one another. Back in 2019, EXO’s “Obsession” and IU’s “Blueming” alternated between the highest two positions on the charts for weeks.
Subsquently, IU dropped “eight” in 2020, solely to have Baekhyun release his duet monitor, “Leo”, with BOL4.
Now, in 2021, with “Lilac” and “Bambi” pushing one another off the highest spot by the hour, followers discovered the state of affairs a hilarious case of déjà vu.
In actual life, each are recognized to be buddies with one another. They met on the set for Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo. Baekhyun performed the youngest prince who had an cute crush on IU’s character. This led to followers utilizing one in every of their squabbling scenes as a meme for the chart battle.
— 🕷꿍까🕸 (@PEEKA_BOO_17) March 30, 2021
Once is a coincidence, twice is destiny! It’s time for the 2 to do a duet collectively, don’t you assume?