Key has been a beloved idol since he debuted as a SHINee member in 2008. With his incredible vocals, great dance skills, and sassy personality, what’s there not to love?

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Key has been going through something unprecedented since his enlistment in the military on March 4, 2019.

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Somehow, he’s having a huge surge in popularity. Netizens have noticed that Key is gaining more fans now in the army than ever before!

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Usually, celebrities “take a break from their career” when they enlist, but Key’s career appears to be taking off.

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Despite him not having official schedules, he has been gaining fans purely because of unofficial photos and videos released to the public.

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These photos show him living his everyday life as a soldier in the military band.

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It’s easy to see why people are more drawn to him now.

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He has always been handsome, but the army must have done something to him because now he’s on a whole new level!

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He’s a certified pretty boy with his small face and delicate features.

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But don’t be mistaken. He can also look devilishly handsome in an all-black suit.

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Glasses also had to his appeal!

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Netizens commented that he has a “cleanly handsome image” that is “soft and fancy” but also “serious and firm”. They seem to really love his neat charms!

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Soldier Key has become the type of many people, and they hope that he gets discharged soon!