2020 has been a crazy year for everyone, and the BTS members are no exceptions. Throughout the year, the BTS members have made some statements that had many in tears, with some of them being touching and others more heartbreaking. Here are 4 quotes from the BTS members this year that will have you in tears.
1. J-Hope’s message to his fellow members
During BTS’s recent press conference called, “ONLINE GLOBAL MEDIA DAY”, J-Hope gave a touching message to his members. In his message, he thanked the members for helping him on his journey.
And all the other members are really precious to me. I think I’ve said it many times, but I think this is something that deserves to be said. I think the members are very precious to me and these are the people who have become a major reason for my life and my existence. — J-Hope
J-Hope concluded his message by thanking his members for being with him over the past seven years and hopes that they can be together forever.
And I want to say thank you to the members for being with me for seven years, and to ask them to be with us, be together, be with me for the rest of my life. To take this opportunity to say, I love you, to all the members. — J-Hope
2. Suga talking about the burden he feels due to BTS’s reputation
During an episode of JTBC‘s In The SOOP, Suga spoke on the immense burden he sometimes feels due to BTS’s reputation.
You know how many excessive adjectives now go before the name, BTS? To be honest, it makes me feel burdened. — Suga
Suga also spoke on how he wished people would perceive them as regular people.
I wish people would see us and think, ‘Those boys aren’t that different from ordinary people.’ — Suga
3. Jimin’s ending speech during MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E
BTS recently held their live concert MAP OF THE SOUL ON:E, and during the concert, Jimin had a speech that brought many to tears. Jimin shared how difficult it was to practice due to the pandemic.
Preparing for this show… Before we started preparing for this show, I kind of felt like things are going really unfair. Because of COVID-19. — Jimin
Jimin also expressed that he was frustrated by how he was unable to connect with fans.
Like that’s all I’ve wanted to do… so I couldn’t really understand why this was happening to me and stuff…— Jimin
Jimin also couldn’t contain his tears seeing the members make the best of their situation, as well as seeing the amount of support they were getting from ARMYs (BTS’s fandom).
But during the encore, I watched the members having a blast on stage. And that brought me to tears. — Jimin
4. BTS’s reaction to “Dynamite” topping the Billboard “Hot 100”
BTS recently made history by becoming the first K-Pop act to reach #1 on Billboard’s “Hot 100”.
The BTS members had some emotional reactions when they saw this. Jimin even shared that he cried himself to sleep that night.
To be honest, I don’t know. I heard the news a little bit late. RM told us the news at 3:20am, but I only heard about it around past 4am, and I cried until about 7am when I got tired and fell asleep on the sofa.
I was really surprised when I first saw the news. I was with Jungkook, and we were so happy and kept looking at the charts. While we were doing that, tears kept falling and I cried so much. — Jimin