Red Velvet’s Joy & Crush confirmed to be dating


On 23rd August, Sports Chosun, a Korean sports and entertainment news outlet, reported that Red Velvet’s Joy and Crush are currently dating. The news came as a surprise for many fans of Red Velvet and Crush alike.


Remained in contact after collaborating on Mayday 


Joy and Crush confirmed to be dating - in the studio together
Image credit: @_imyour_joy

According to Sports Chosun, Joy and Crush became close after collaborating on their song, Mayday, in 2020. Following their collaboration, the two remained in touch and eventually caught feelings for each other.

Joy and Crush confirmed to be dating - with a dog
Image credit: @_imyour_joy

As pet owners, Joy and Crush share a common interest in dogs. This was another opportunity for them to become close. According to Sports Chosun, Joy and Crush would enjoy going on dates while walking their dogs.


SM Entertainment & P Nation respond


Joy and Crush confirmed to be dating - a selfie posted on joy's IG
Image credit: @crush9244

According to Yonhap News, both SM Entertainment and P Nation confirmed that “the two have been seniors and juniors, and recently started to meet with good feelings.” In other words, they’re dating.


Red Velvet’s Joy and Crush in a relationship


Joy and Crush showed off great chemistry through their collaboration on Mayday. Joy is currently busy with Red Velvet’s recent comeback, while Crush is still in the military. We wish them all the best, and who knows, they might collaborate on a new project soon!

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Cover image adapted from: @_imyour_joy

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