Taeyang of boy band Big Bang on Monday entered boot camp in Cheorwon, Gangwon Province to start his 21-month military service.
A large number of fans from home and abroad flocked to farewell him.
Taeyang's wife Min Hyo-rin accompanied him to see him off. The couple married in February after four years of dating.
Another member, Dae-sung, is also to enter boot camp in Hwacheon, Gangwon Province on Tuesday.
As G-Dragon and T.O.P are already fulfilling their duties, Seung-ri is now the only member of the band who has yet to enlist.
Big Bang release their last song before taking a break on Tuesday afternoon to coincide with Dae-sung's enlistment.
Taeyang salutes his fans before entering boot camp in Cheorwon, Gangwon Province on Monday. /Yonhap