She is undoubtedly one of the most successful K-pop artists as of today. She has been a public figure for a very long time. She was born on May 16, 1993, in Seoul, South Korea. She is 28 years old and her birth name is Ji-Eun Lee.
She is hailed for her versatility as a singer. She can quickly transition from a sweet soprano voice to hit powerful notes. She can cover genres as diverse as jazz, contemporary R&B, folk-pop, and electropop all thanks to her broad vocal range. She prefers to write her own song and has produced up to 50 songs for her albums.
Despite being a great singer, She is also a top-rated actress and has starred in many praiseworthy dramas such as Dream High, Scarlet Heart Ryeo, My Mister, and Hotel del Luna. She got a lot of praise as the main actress in Hotel del Luna due to her powerful performance as the fashionable, short-tempered yet vulnerable character.
In2015 she had revealed that she had been dating Jang Kiha for almost two years. She admitted that she had love, at first sight, she met him for the first in KBS2 show entertainment weekly where she was a guest and Kiha was DJ. She doesn’t regret dating him as she had learned a lot from him and also she said that she is thankful for that. She also revealed that like any other couple, they also had good and bad times. They decided to break up after 4 years of dating but neither of them had revealed the reason behind it.
As we know celebrities life is very private so it is hard to know the real truth about her past. There are other rumors as well about her relationship but only one relationship has been confirmed.
IU Dating Someone?
There aren’t any reports about her dating someone so it is safe to conclude that she is currently single and not dating anyone in private. It might be due to her busy and hectic working schedules. She also says that it is her personal choice to stay single after her breakup with Jang Kiha. She has not been previously engaged.
They were Milky Couple by their fandom and were seen in the 2011 drama called “Dream High”. This drama was a huge success back then in 2011 which of course made many people grave this couple’s attention. The on-screen couple went viral off-screen as they had posted pictures on the internet which went viral. If you are a celebrity it’s certainly hard to hide anything from the media. During their ongoing drama in 2011, whether they were dating or not they were all over the media. As He is also a South Korean singer-songwriter, dancer, and actor, they seem to be a perfect match for each other. He is better known as Wooyoung and he is also a member of 2 PM.
Lee Hyuk Jae who is better known as Eunhyuk is a South Korean rapper, singer-songwriter, dancer, and television host. With his boy band Super Junior and sister group Super Junior-D&E, he earned a lot of fame. As they come from the same background they seem pretty close to each other. But things changed in 2012 when on Twitter IU accidentally uploaded a close shirtless picture of Eunhyuk with her which caused a massive uproar among the media. The dating marriage and even pregnancy rumors of them went viral and become the main topic in the media. Later they both denied the rumor. But it is believed that between 2012 to 2015 they were really dating.
Lee Hyun Woo
He is a South Korean actor and singer who began his career as a child actor when he was nine and later appeared in the television series The Return of Iljimae and Queen Seondeok. He was also featured in Master of Study and To the Beautiful You.
He is also a best friend of IU and they have known each other for a long time and love to enjoy quality time together. But the media thinks they are way more together than any normal friend. They were spotted watching movies together late at night. In 2018 after her breakup with Kiha, they were seen again together posing for the same brand UNIONBAY. They look so good together and fans want them to be together as they can’t do anything besides making rumors.
Kang Ha Neul
Kang Ha Neul is well known for his roles in dramas and movies like Forgotten, When the Camellia Blooms, Midnight Runners, Moon Lovers, and so on. He was seen with her in the drama Moon Lovers where she falls in love with him first before loving Lee Joon Gi in the drama.
The chemistry between the couple was liked by many viewers. Their couple was different from IU with Lee Joon Gi. Fans once again wanted them to be real couples but they are only friends. They have a good relationship even after the drama is completed.
Yeo Jin Goo
The Hotel del Luna couple Yeo Jin Goo and IU have a unique kind of chemistry together. He is multi-talented, very cute, handsome, and a fantastic singer as well. He had perfect chemistry with her in the drama. Fans loved their relationship and wished for them to be a real couple.
They were seen in a spin-off show about the drama quests after one year of the release of the drama. At the drama quest, it was revealed that the on-screen couple was always in contact even after the drama was completed and They did not put honor effects for each other. As they are both single many fans wondered whether if they are really dating until now.