Block B's Zico and AOA's Seolhyun have silenced the critics and confirmed that they are dating. On 10 August, the celebrities' agency finally revealed that two are romantically involved and requested for privacy.
Zico's label Seven Seasons stated: "After seeing the news reports and asking Zico for confirmation, he delivered us the news that they met during difficult times in their careers and are close sunbae-hoobaes, currently getting to know each other."
Apparently, Zico and Seolhyun met each other at an overseas assignment a few months back. As per reports, the boy group leader had a soft corner for the pretty singer and made generous efforts to comfort her during her recent controversy.
Meanwhile, Seolhyun's agency also released a statement regarding her love life. FNC Entertainment relayed: "Seolhyun and Zico relied on each other during their tough times and began developing feelings, and are currently comfortable sunbae-hoobaes... Please watch over them warmly."
However, fans of both the stars are quite shocked over the idol's dating news. Zico's fans are seemingly feeling betrayed and expressed their disappointment over the matter. As per Allkpop report, the members of the singer's online community, DC Inside's Zico Gallery, 'where fans have been contributing for his birthday in September', are demanding a refund. The fans claim that the Block B member will 'give importance to his lady love, and is likely to ignore the appreciations from his fans.