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BTS's J-Hope showers Jin with love and presents before military enlistment

BTS member J-Hope ensured the group's eldest hyung Jin was made to feel special before he begins his military duty, reportedly on December 13th. On Wednesday, Jin shared photos on Weverse, posing with the cake designed by J-Hope.  #SEOKJIN en Weverse 💜🐹: Pastel diseñado por JHope@BTS_twt #BTS #방탄소년단 #JIN pic.twitter.com/XHLued3Xtk — MiniMena⁷ #INDIGO 🇲🇽💜✨(EXÁMENES📄) (@jime_le) December 8, 2022 The message on the cake read, “Happy Birthday my friend Merry Christmas JYAN, fast discharge from the military." Jin celebrated his birthday on December 4 and had mentioned on V live that Jungkook hadn't visited him though he had surprised him on his birthday.  Also Read: BTS's Jimin leaves for the US, gets papped at Incheon International Airport  

08 December,2022 11:11 AM IST | mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
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BTS's Jimin leaves for the US, gets papped at Incheon International Airport

BTS's vocalist and dancer Jimin was spotted at Incheon International Airport, leaving for the United States on Tuesday morning. While fans are speculating this trip is for Jimin's upcoming solo music activities, no official statement has been released. Jimin was spotted wearing  a green coat with blue jeans with a grey beanie. Also Read: Big Hit Music releases statement about BTS's Jin's military enlistment

06 December,2022 12:08 PM IST | South Korea | mid-day online correspondent
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Big Hit Music releases statement about BTS's Jin's military enlistment

Big Hit Music on Tuesday released a statement regarding BTS's eldest member Jin's mandatory military enlistment. The company informed fans that Jin will enlist as an active duty soldier and there will be no special events on the day of enlistment. The statement read, "Hello. This is Big Hit Music. As always, we thank fans for your endless love toward BTS, and we would like to notify you of BTS member Jin's military enlistment. In order to fulfill his mandatory military service duties, Jin will enlist as an active duty soldier. There will be no special events on the day of Jin's enlistment at the new recruit training center. The farewell ceremony in front of the new recruit training center is a ceremony meant for enlisting soldiers and their families. To prevent any safety accidents caused by chaos on site, we sincerely ask that all fans refrain from visiting the site. Please be with Jin only in heart, as you send your warm and encouraging greetings. In particular, please be cautious of any tour packages or merchandise which involves the illegal use of our artists' IP. Regarding such use of our artists' IP without permission and for profit, Big Hit Music plans on taking separate action shortly." Also Read: BLACKPINK: 'Apologize to Lisa' trends on social media after Jungkook is named most-streamed K-pop soloist

06 December,2022 10:40 AM IST | South Korea | mid-day online correspondent
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BLACKPINK: 'Apologize to Lisa' trends on social media

Outraged BLINKS have been trending 'Apologize to Lisa,' demanding a public apology from Spotify after BTS's Jungkook was erroneously named as the most-streamed K-pop soloist of 2022. Later, Spotify rectified the error and released a statement admitting that the error was made as their genre tags weren't properly merged. Also Read: Watch video! Anushka Sen: I want to meet Jungkook

05 December,2022 04:41 PM IST | South Korea | mid-day online correspondent
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BTS's Taehyung aka V unveils 'Veautiful Days'

BTS's vocalist Taehyung aka V has unveiled the teaser for special 8 photo-folio 'Me, Myself, and V' titled 'Veautiful Days.' In the teaser, V is seen brainstorming with his team for the concept and says "I think that a classic look always comes back." Also Read: Happy Birthday Soobin: Did you know these interesting facts about TXT's (TOMORROW X TOGETHER) leader? In the recent past, four other members had released their photo folios including Jungkook, RM, Jimin and Jin. Me, Myself, and V 'Veautiful days' Teaser pic.twitter.com/ajct3KAfU0 — thv updates (@DailylofV) December 4, 2022

05 December,2022 12:31 PM IST | South Korea | mid-day online correspondent
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Happy Birthday Soobin: Here are some interesting facts about TXT's leader

Choi Soobin, leader of the K-pop boyband TXT (TOMORROW X TOGETHER) turns 22 today. Here are some lesser known facts about the K-pop star.  Soobin was the 2nd member of the group to be revealed on January 13th, 2019. At 185 cm (6’1) Soobin stands tall and towers above other members of the group.  He is also known to be a huge fanboy of BTS's eldest member Seokjin aka Jin.  Soobin is known for his love for almond milk. Soobin's representative animal is the praying mantis, although fans call him 'bunny' and his representative flower is anemone Here's wishing Soobin a happy birthday! Also Read: Happy birthday Jin! Here's how BTS's eldest member celebrated with fans  

05 December,2022 11:44 AM IST | mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
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Happy birthday Jin! Here's how BTS's eldest member celebrated with fans

BTS's eldest member Seokjin aka Jin turns 30 today and he surprised fans with a live chat. According to reports, Jin will begin his military service from December 13. Jin began his live with a mention of his baby brother Jungkook, who did not attend the celebrations, though Jin visited him on his birthday. Later he asked Army to sing the birthday song with him. He added that he had forgotten about his birthday but bandmate J-Hope reminded him by singing 'The Astronaut.' Jimin too joined the chat to ask Jin about what gift he wants this birthday! Towards the end Jin revealed that his friends visited him with a 'princess cake' and were currently playing games in the other room. Here's wishing 'World wide handsome' Jin a happy birthday! Also Read: Watch video! Anushka Sen opens up on her Korean debut 'Asia' where she plays an assassin

04 December,2022 03:58 PM IST | South Korea | mid-day online correspondent
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TOMORROW X TOGETHER launch their new album series 'The Name Chapter'

K-pop band 'TOMORROW X TOGETHER', which comprises Soobin, Yeonjun, Beomgyu, Taehyun and Hueningkai, dropped the official concept trailer for 'The Name Chapter' through official social media channels.The new chapter follows previous storylines through 'The Dream Chapter' and 'The Chaos Chapter' to portray youth in the face of temptation. Also Read: Watch video! Anushka Sen: I want to meet JungkookThe newly released video depicts a fantastical and artistic performance by the five members.TOMORROW X TOGETHER fall into a blue and mysterious space. A figure in the form of a devil emerges and kisses the glass in his hand. As fire erupts, the members soar into the sky. They are then transported into a dark space where they come face-to-face with beings who look identical to themselves.Towards the end of the concept trailer, the five members seem to wake from their dreams back into reality. However, the room they reside in has been rooted from the ground, hovering high into the sky and tilting steeply.After various efforts to hold onto the space they know, the boys finally decide to leap into the outside world of their own will. Also Read: BTS's Jungkook was the most streamed K-Pop soloist globally on Spotify in 2022'The Name Chapter' concept trailer utilises projection mapping techniques and holograms over sharkstooth scrim screens among other various visual techniques.Gen Z's 'it' boys recently made appearances on six categories on Billboard's 2022 Year-End charts, including the Billboard 200.

03 December,2022 01:16 PM IST | Mumbai | IANS
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Watch video! Anushka Sen: I want to meet Jungkook

Actress and influencer Anushka Sen who has been shooting for her debut Korean film 'Asia' caught up for a chat with mid-day.com. Watch her open up about the influence of K-dramas and K-pop in her life, starting out with TV shows, future plans and more! Also Read: Watch video! Anushka Sen opens up on her Korean debut 'Asia' where she plays an assassin Speaking about her favourite Korean stars she said, "I'm currently crushing on Jungkook after the FIFA performance, I've always loved him he's a cutie pie. They have that duality where they can be cute but also have swag. Jungkook, V and the entire BTS gang are amazing." Watch video to know more!  

02 December,2022 04:01 PM IST | mumbai | Natasha Coutinho D'souza
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Watch video! Anushka Sen opens up on her Korean debut 'Asia'

Actress and influencer Anushka Sen who has been shooting for her debut Korean film 'Asia' caught up for a chat with mid-day.com. Watch her open up about the influence of K-dramas and K-pop in her life, starting out with TV shows, future plans and more! Speaking about 'Asia' she said, "I shot the first schedule of 'Asia' and it's been lovely. I play an assassin for the first time. I worked with people from Malaysia, Thailand and Korea. You'll be surprised at how easy it was. I want to do roles that break stereotypes. When we first communicated, they asked me what is it that I haven't done and I said I would love to play an assassin." Watch video to know more!  

02 December,2022 03:03 PM IST | mumbai | Natasha Coutinho D'souza
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BTS's Jungkook was the most streamed K-Pop soloist globally on Spotify in 2022

BTS's youngest member Jungkook, who kicked off his new journey as a solo artist in February 2022 with his webtoon OST 'Stay Alive,' topped the list of Most Streamed K-Pop Soloists on Spotify in 2022. Meanwhile, Jungkook’s FIFA World Cup 2022 song 'Dreamers' debuted at No 1 on Billboard’s Digital Song Sales chart, its weekly ranking of the best-selling songs in the United States. The vocalist has now become the first Korean solo artist ever to debut more than one song at No 1 on the Digital Song Sales chart, with 'Left and Right,' which also debuted at No 1 in July.

01 December,2022 02:57 PM IST | South Korea | mid-day online correspondent
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