Here’s All You Need To Know About EXO’s D.O. And Where You Can Pre-Order His Upcoming Solo Album “EMPATHY”

EXO D.O.’s long overdue solo album is finally coming! ❤️ Before anything else, here’s a quick rundown on EXO’s D.O’s career as a singer and Do Kyung Soo’s acting stints.

Here are some one fast facts about him that you might want to know:


  • D.O. has already completed his mandatory military service. He was discharged on January 25, 2021. 
  • D.O. was born on January 12, 1993. 


  • D.O. is one of the main vocalists of legendary K-pop group EXO
  • South Korean media dubbed him as the “Final Boss of Vocal Tone” for his smooth vocals, melodic runs and riffs, and powerful belts 
  • He made his singing debut with the group on April 8, 2012 
  • His solo tracks so far are: 
    • That’s Okay
    • Crying Out (Cart OST) 
  • His non-EXO songs are: 
    • Tell Me (What is Love) – with Yoo Youngjin
    • Don’t Worry – with Jo Jungsuk (My Annoying Brother OST)
    • Goodbye Summer – f(x) feat. D.O. 
  • Before announcing his solo debut, D.O. participated in EXO’s special album Don’t Fight the Feeling which was released on June 7 


  • D.O. is also known as award-winning actor Doh Kyungsoo 
  • His acting works include: 
    • Pure Love (film, 2016)
    • My Annoying Brother (film, 2016)
    • Positive Physique (web series, 2016)
    • Room No.7 (film, 2017)
    • 100 Days My Prince (TV series, 2018)
    • Along with the Gods series (film, 2017, 2018)
    • Swing Kids (film, 2018)
  • He is currently filming The Moon where he plays an astronaut trapped in space 
  • He will then transform into a piano prodigy in the South Korean remake of the Taiwanese film, Secret, which will start filming late 2021


  • D.O. is releasing his first solo mini-album, 공감 (which means sympathy or empathy in English, no official English title yet), on July 26
  • The ballad/R&B album contains a total of 8 all-new tracks (6 new songs, 2 bonus tracks) 
  • D.O. said that the title track is bright and something that’s comforting to listen to
  • Who’s excited for EXO D.O.’s EMPATHY? Despite his incredible musicality, his solo album comes nine years after his debut, making his album release one of the most anticipated solo debuts in K-pop!

Have you guys pre-ordered your albums already? EXO’s D.O’s solo album “Empathy” will be released on July 26, but is already available for pre-order today! For everything you need to know you can visit this site:

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