BTS fans can attest to the fact that the music icons are a spectacular group whose influence on music is exceptional. The boys came into the music scene, and in a few years, they proved their worth.
The Bangtan Boys, also known as BTS, are a global sensation, and rightly so. Since 2013, the bangs-wearing boy band composed of seven members has carved an impressive niche for themselves in K-pop and the music world.
Jimi, V, J-Hope, Jin, RM, Suga, and Jung-Kook have shown their teeming fanbase that they are here to stay, as they make sure their music touches on several relatable topics. Here’s an exciting list of fun facts from the A-list boy band.
BTS Used to Live Together
The septets are from different backgrounds, but music became a unifier, and there was no turning back. During the days of their humble beginnings, BTS lived together in one room, building up their dreams.
RM Learned English By Being a Big Fan of “Friends.”
RM brushed up on his English language by keeping up and being a fan of the NBC-produced sitcom “Friends.” By virtue of this, the young singer has been able to keep up with his English-speaking fans.
J Hope Is The Only Group Member Without Ear Piercings
While other group members favored the current trend of piercings, J-Hope decided he would keep his body free of piercings. He once shared that he kept it that way to maintain “purity” as opposed to the other boys.
The Group Made a K-Pop History
Their significant social media presence got the BTS boys making waves on Twitter. The group became the first K-pop music stars to get a personalized emoji on Twitter.
Jimin is a Professional Dancer
Jimin combines his singing prowess with his dancing expertise. Before veering into music, the 25-year-old majored in contemporary dance while he was in school.
They Co-Produce Their Music
Besides composing the lyrics, BTS also makes sure to produce the songs. Suga and RM (Rap Monster) take credit for most of the productions in the group’s discography.
Suga Was Once A Delivery Boy
Before he and the other group members found their way to stardom, Suga, real name, Min Yoon-gi, worked as a delivery boy. He once got into an accident where he dislocated his shoulder during an assignment.
V Made His Acting Debut in 2016
Kim Tae-Hyung, professionally known as V, is one of the youngest members of the boy band. Besides music, V has a passion for the movie industry. He debuted his acting career in 2016, appearing on “Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth.”
Jungkook is the youngest of the Septet.
Jungkook, born in 1997, is the youngest member of the boy band, and he joined at the age of 15. He graduated from high school in 2017, four years into his music career.
Jin Was An Aspiring Actor
Jin, on the other hand, is the oldest member, born in 1992. He initially had dreams of becoming an actor, and he got recruited by a boy band casting agent in South Korea. Now that he is more famous, it is safe to say that there is a larger platform for him to follow his acting dreams still.