BTS sat down with iHeart for a special interview that lasted for 35 minutes on May 21st (local time), however, the experience, especially for international ARMY, was unpleasant to say the least.
During a portion of the interview, the interviewer asked the crowd,
“which one of the guys is most likely to mess up the dance routines?”
When ARMY started shouting RM and Jin, Jin replied with,
“I am not wrong!”
ARMY found an issue with the way other ARMY who attended the interview reacted, the ARMY in the audience yelled out ‘Jin,’ and ‘RM.’ one particular person loudly yelled out Jin.
Jin can be seen looking rather uncomfortable. Other members tried to laugh it off but Jin looked visibly upset. Jungkook signed to the audience ‘No,’ while V signed ‘cut’ and said ‘nothing’ as in to tell the audience to politely stop yelling.
Here is the clip:
For those who didn’t get the chance to watch the iheart interview, here’s a summary:
BTS get asked a question, army answer it pic.twitter.com/0bLDB5u9yS
— bts at wembley hl yh iheartbts (@speakmoreslush4) May 22, 2019
Shortly after the interview aired and the specific clip went viral, ARMY around the world trended #NamjinBestDancers. As of this article published date, its sitting at number two.
ARMY had different reactions to the disrespect by the audience who yelled out answers and were loud during the interview. Some criticized them while other focused on showcasing just how hard RM and Jin work on their choreographies.
Here are some of ARMY tweets:
— wesal with luv (@sawline95) May 22, 2019
Don’t ever disrespect them like that again. These guys work so hard and put all their effort. Dont you dare say they are more likely “to mess up”. #NamjinBestDancers #NamjinWeLoveYou3000 pic.twitter.com/mfG2pmUeAB
— I love you 3000 (。･ω･｡)ﾉ♡ (@joytowdw) May 22, 2019
You MoFos, one chance you got to see BTS up so.close and you decided to fuck it up and take names for the one to mess up the choreo?
Stupidest act ever
And never answer questions posed to others… He asked the question to BTS so STFU and let them answer. pic.twitter.com/xfvPxDSY3e
— Shroo stans O7 (@monter_lude1209) May 22, 2019
IN THIS HOUSE, WE KNOW HOW TO APPRECIATE THE HARDWORK OF NAMJOON AND SEOKJIN.
— claire (@__crystalclaire) May 22, 2019
— chelsy (@heartsforphil) May 22, 2019
— (@myg_0119) May 22, 2019
— JEONGGUK’s Manager (@ShanzySurah) May 22, 2019
You can watch the whole interview below:
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What do you guys think of this?