Even earlier than BTS‘ official debut, the group was recording and sharing private and intimate moments with their followers so, naturally, ARMY acquired a glimpse into Jin‘s large day of enlisting in South Korea’s army service.
All six of Jin’s band mates got here to ship him off to the Yeoncheon military base, situated north of Seoul and only a few miles 10 miles from the Demilitarized Zone separating South and North Korea. BTS managed to keep away from the crowds gathered on the base (which reportedly included dozens of journalists and safety workers, plus a handful of followers) and loved some quiet time with Jin.
Soundtracked to BTS’ new Proof music “For Youth,” the three-minute clip exhibits the celebs cracking jokes, posing for images and selfies, and the fellows getting a kick out of rubbing their palms by means of Jin’s newly buzzed hair.
In fact, Jin shared a message for followers earlier than heading off: “Well being is a prime precedence so I received’t get sick, and I hope you keep wholesome too, ARMY.”
Viewers then noticed RM, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jung Kook proudly watch Jin be part of his fellow recruits and provides the primary salute of his army service.
RM shared some extra ideas on the finish of the video that spoke to his nurturing aspect because the group chief. “Jin hates the chilly so I’m a bit fearful,” the “Wild Flower” star mentioned. “However we’ll comply with him quickly. I don’t really feel nice sending him off, however he all the time does nicely wherever he’s, so I’m positive he’ll do nicely. It’s unhappy, however that is everybody’s responsibility.”
Per South Korean regulation, all able-bodied males should serve within the armed forces for not less than 18 months with various lengths of service time. The BTS members shared earlier this yr that they’ll all serve within the coming months with plans to reunite in 2025.
Watch the heartfelt Jin’s Entrance Ceremony video as a part of BTS’ BANGTAN BOMB YouTube collection under: