Jimin, a member of BTS, expressed his feelings about the recent collaboration with BIGBANG Taeyang.
On February 3rd, BTS Jimin communicated with fans in real time through the fan community application Weverse Live.
On this day, Jimin mentioned his collaboration with Taeyang and said, “It was an honorable moment. Fans will know how much I’ve liked hyung (Taeyang) since I was young.”
The male idol then added, “When Taeyang contacted me personally for the first time, I couldn’t believe it. I said, ‘Hey, don’t lie’, but I was really happy that hyung put a lot of thought into releasing a work with me.”
Jimin also said, “I used to listen to Young Bae hyung (Taeyang) and tried to learn from him, but I can’t believe that time has already passed. It was a really happy memory. What more can I say? I never thought this day would come”.
The BTS member also revealed that while having a concert with BTS in the US last year, J-hope advised him to contact Taeyang first. At the time, Jimin was anxious about how he could do such a thing, but Taeyang ended up contacting him first and they started working together. “It became an unforgettable memory”, the male idol fondly recalled.
Finally, Jimin revealed that he was extremely grateful while filming the music video with Taeyang, and that he felt he was lacking. He also mentioned his plans to release a solo album, saying, “I will prepare the album you’ve been waiting for more thoroughly and appear in front of you.”