DO of EXO and Lee Suhyun of AKMU recently covered the song “Rewrite the Stars” originally by Zac Efron and Zendaya.
They performed this rendition on the show “The Seasons: Long Day, Long Night with AKMU” on September 22, 2023.
DO of EXO appeared on the show as part of the promotional activities for his solo mini album titled “EXPECTATION.”
“The Seasons: Long Day, Long Night with AKMU” is a South Korean entertainment program hosted by the sibling duo Lee Chan Hyun and Lee Suhyun of AKMU.
During one segment, DO of EXO and Lee Suhyun of AKMU duetted and sang a portion of “Rewrite the Stars.”
Their impressive vocals left everyone in awe, and their duet quickly went viral on various social media platforms.
Following the viral performance by DO of EXO and Lee Suhyun of AKMU, the song “Rewrite the Stars” by Zac Efron and Zendaya entered the MelOn daily chart’s top 100 for the first time, ranking at 99.
Here are some comments from netizens highlighting this achievement:
“We need an actual Kyungsoo x Suhyun collaboration, please, any producer, make this happen!”
“Just as it should be!! The impact of DO and AKMU. It’s time for you to hear their true talent.”
“Thank you, DO and AKMU’s Lee Suhyun, for finally making many netizens realize the masterpiece of this song…”
“Becoming viral because of good vocals is a rare thing nowadays.”
“Sorry, but we need the full official Spotify version…”
“The real VIRAL, the real IMPACT.”
“Wow, they didn’t even realize they entered the daily chart. The viral power of Kyungsoo x Suhyun’s cover,” and many more comments.
In response to the viral cover by DO of EXO and Suhyun of AKMU, netizens hope to see them perform the full version of the song together.
Netizens are also looking forward to potential collaboration projects between the two artists in the future.