1. G-Dragon and Mizuhara Kiko
Even though never officially confirmed, this elusive celebrity relationship caused a lot of chaos within the k-pop community. For four years, both sides would deny dating rumors, simply stating that the two are close friends. Now that G-Dragon has been discovered to be involved with Japanese actress Nana Komatsu, rumors of a relationship with Kiko have ceased and the general fan consensus is that him and Kiko have parted ways.
2. Hani and Junsu
Official sources suggest the couple dated for a year. However it’s believed that the idols parted ways months before that, but didn’t want the public to think their relationship was so short-lived. EXID‘s Hani could be seen crying a lot at the time on many variety shows which led netizens to believe she must be heartbroken.
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3. JeA and Choi Pil Kang
This celebrity couple ended their relationship after 6 years. Brown Eyed Girl‘s JeA and YG Entertainment producer Choi Pil Kang announced that the break-up wouldn’t interfere with their work as they are going to keep supporting each other. Awww…let’s hope they find a way to get back together one day!
4. On Joo Wan and Jo Bo Ah
Actor On Joo Wan and actress Jo Bo Ah have announced they are no longer a couple after dating about two years. On January 20, On Joo Wan’s representatives from Will Entertainment and Jo Bo Ah’s representatives from Sidus HQ, confirmed the breakup. The two met for the first time in 2014 when they starred in tvN‘s “The Idle Mermaid” and announced that they had become a couple in February 2015.
5. Lee Sang Yeob and Gong Hyun Joon
The couple was known for publicly showing each other support and love, having starred in variety shows together such as The Law of Jungle. Their agencies confirmed that their relationship had ended after 3 years but didn’t reveal anything more than that.
6. Soyeon and Oh Jong Hyuk
After an impressive 6-year-long relationship, T-Ara‘s Soyeon and Jong Hyuk confirmed their break-up last year and upset a lot of people in the process. Many fans thought these idols would go the distance and expected to them to walk down the aisle together due to how long the relationship lasted.
7. Sulli And Choiza
Early reports on the afternoon of March 6 reported that Sulli and Choiza had ended their relationship. SM Entertainment and Amoeba Culture both confirmed the breakup rumors of Sulli and Choiza through official statements to the media. They had been dating for three years.
9. Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk
Everyone’s favourite K-drama couple has called it quits. They sent fans of Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo into a frenzy when they confirmed that they were dating in April.
However, they confirmed that they’ve since broken up through their agency, YG Entertainment.
10. Lee Donggun and T-ARA's Jiyeon
When Lee Donggun and Jiyeon first confirmed to be dating, many were surprised. However, the couple’s split was confirmed in early February this year by their agencies. A few weeks later, the actor confirmed that he was dating his The Gentleman of Wolgeysu Tailor Shop co-star, Jo Yoonhee.
Donggun and Jiyeon has started dating two years ago after working together in a Korean-Chinese movie, Encounter.
11. Kai And Krystal
The two were labelmates on SM Entertainment and have known each other since they were trainees. Sadly, conflicting schedules caused them to have to end things.
12. Jang Ki Ha And IU
The two have an 11 year age gap but had plenty of similarities, making them perfect for each other. Sadly, the two broke up after dating for nearly three years.
13. Lee Sang Yoon And Uee
The two confirmed their relationship when they walked the red carpet at the 2016 MAMA awards but ended their relationship earlier this year.
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