TWICE’s Jihyo and Kang Daniel confirmed to be dating. The K-pop artists have been together for 7 months.
Korean publication Dispatch has confirmed that the two K-pop stars are dating. Jihyo and Kang Daniel have been together since January according to the site.
The South Korean couple was spotted on a date on August 1. A source told the site, “A sunbae [senior idol] close to Kang Daniel and Jihyo introduced the two to each other.”
According to Soompi, Jihyo’s agency JYP Entertainment and Kang Daniel’s agency KONNECT Entertainment made a statement regarding the artists dating. They said, “They are currently meeting with interest in each other.”
22-year-old Kang Daniel was part of the boy band Wanna One previously. The K-pop star released his debut album ‘Color On Me’ in July.
Talking about his solo album, he said, “It’s not a mini album, it’s a special album. I wanted to show people my limitless potential and a wider variety of stages than before. I hope I am able to captivate many people with my unique colours.”
Whereas, Jihyo is the lead vocalist of the band Twice. She is currently on her Twicelights world tour.
Fans ship them
Fans are extremely excited and happy for their favorite K-pop stars to be dating. Many of them took to Twitter to express their happiness.
One wrote, “Kang Daniel ♥ Park Jihyo. Congrats to our new couple”.
Kang Daniel ♥ Park Jihyo
Congrats to our new couple 👏🏻🎉 pic.twitter.com/Xqr1nB6Mr2
— ♡알야나♡ (@ohnahbijj) August 5, 2019
— 𝓂𝑒𝓁 | 𝕥-𝟝 𝕥𝕚𝕝𝕝 𝕞𝕠𝕟𝕤𝕥𝕒 𝕩 (@sweetasheoney) August 5, 2019
— nhi (@milkhseok) August 5, 2019
— Bibichan (@bibichan713) August 5, 2019
While another stated, “when Kang Daniel can’t get fired from dating because he is the ceo of his own company”.
— NATALAIA (@ParkJiminee3) August 5, 2019
— yus☔ (@dankang96) August 5, 2019
Twice will be performing in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on August 17.