EXO Chen
EXO member Chen is likely to share screen space with SHINee member Key.Facebook/Chen

The legendary guitar man, a contestant of popular South Korean music reality show "King of Mask Singer", captured the attention of a few EXO fans after he was declared the winner of the latest round.

After analysing the gestures of the mystery contestant, admirers of SM Entertainment's boy band claimed that he is EXO member Chen.

According to them, the celeb and the contestant have similar hand gestures. While hitting a high note, they hold the mic with their left hand and gesture with the right hand, stated Soompi.

Although the judges hinted that the contestant is a celebrity icon, they suggested the names of Infinite member Sunggyu and Super Junior singer Ryeowook. Meanwhile, they also stated that the legendary guitar Man is not a guitarist.

Mystery Music Show "King of Mask Singer" is a music reality show on MBC, in which the contestants hide their identities by wearing elaborate masks. The legendary guitar man wore a gold guitar mask on stage.

Initially, the judges analyse the participants' ability to sing in a group. After the first round, the contestants will have to woo the audience with their solo performances and the winner of each round will be asked to challenge the previous winner. 

The next episode of MBC's popular singing competition will be telecast on Sunday, 30 August, at 4.50pm KST.

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