Known most effective for his utilize a well-known Chinese language and South Korean boy group known as Exo, this Chinese language dancer also performed with SHINee, another all-male pop group. He was a finalist over the 2005 model of the truth talent competition Superstar Academy. He auditioned for S.M. Entertainment when he was sixteen yrs . old and became a member of Exo four years afterwards. He appeared in a number of television variety applications, including Na Ke Bu Yi Yang and Yue Ce Yue Kai Xin. Blessed Zhang Yixing, he was raised in the town of Changsha in China’s Hunan province. He changed Jonghyun Kim in SHINee’s 2011 music tour.