Bum-woo leaves, Jong-sam cuts a deal

Taeyang of Big Bang, engaged to actress Min Hyo-rin, is expected to marry in February before he enlists in the military. The Conscription Law in South Korea applies to all males between 18 and 35. Service in the military differs depending on which military branch, ranging from 21 months in the Army to 24 months in the Air Force. Taeyang, whose real name is Dong Young-bae, was born on May 18, 1988.