Breaking up is never easy and celebrity couples feel heartbreak just the same as anyone else. But, it’s not just the celebrities that feel sad. Fans around the world who shipped these couples get heartbroken in the process too.
Thankfully, most of these broken relationships end up with the idols remaining as friends. Here’s a couple of the worst breakups from 2017.
1. Lee Min Ho and Suzy
The superstar couple, Lee Min Ho and Suzy, put an end to their romantic relationship after nearly 3 years of dating due to “personal reasons”.
Their break up announcement shocked fans of the long-term couple and fueled media coverage for months. They were considered one of the most charming couples in Korea.
2. f(x)Krystal and EXO’s Kai
Kaistal (Kai and Krystal’s couple name) broke up after a year of dating. While the two were dating, they were typical SM Entertainment artists and kept their relationship on the down low.
Sadly, this has left fans feeling confused as to why they broke up, but still understanding of their bias’ private lives.
3. BoA and Joo Won
The pair decided to go their separate ways after dating for less than a year when Joo Won left for the army for his mandatory enlistment.
4. Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk
The Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo couple ignited the hearts of K-Drama fans the world over when they moved their on-screen romance into real life, but their relationship, sadly, didn’t last long.
The actors announced their break up after 4 months of their public relationship.
5. UEE and Kangnam
UEE and Kangnam’s 3-month relationship ended as the two stars became burdened by the public attention.
6. IU and Jang Ki Ha
IU and Jang Ki Ha spent three years in a relationship that fizzled out in early 2017. The couple publicized their break up earlier this year and their representatives said the couple had grown apart due to busy schedules.
7. Lee Joon Ki and Jeon Hye Bin
The pair officially confirmed their amicable break up via their agencies. The couple had been dating secretly for more than two years after they first met on the set of Joseon Gunman in 2014.
8. Hyun Bin and Kang Sora
Hyun Bin and Kang Sora decided to part ways after dating for nearly a year. The two naturally broke up after they found they were unable to spend time together due to their busy schedules.
But, don’t worry. Not every relationship ended in 2017 and there are still some beautiful couples who are still dating!