While Dispatch shocked K-pop fans everywhere with news of IU’s relationship, both IU and Chang Ki Ha quickly admitted to dating each other.
IU wrote on her official fan cafe, “We have been dating for almost two years. We met up at a radio show and I fell in love with him at first sight. There is a lot I learn from him and I am grateful for him. We argue and cherish each other like just any other couple. And I’m sorry but I guess this is the beginning of an open relationship. I am going to keep doing my best in everything I do. I hope your day isn’t hard because of me.”
The news of her relationship has been especially surprising to fans as the idol is known by some fans to have wanted to keep her personal life away from public attention. In light of her confession, clips of IU first appearing on Chang Ki Ha’s radio show in 2013 have been revisited by fans as they leave comments to yet again express their surprised emotions.
LOEN Tree and Chang Ki Ha’s agency DRDR amc both confirmed the dating rumors after an initial vague response.
Source: Star News