BTS member Jimin is the latest Dior global ambassador and we couldn’t be more excited! On January 16, 2023, the French luxury brand made an official announcement via Instagram. It is then that the brand introduced Jimin as the new global ambassador. The Bangtan Boys member will be reportedly lending his image to creations from Kim Jones, the Artistic Director of Dior men’s collections.
Check out the first photos of Jimin from Dior’s summer 2023 collection!
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The news comes at a time when Dior plans to expand its presence in South Korea. The brand reportedly spends an average of $325 per person a year on all personal luxury goods. Well, it is the highest figure in the world, as per Reuters!
The upcoming surprise
BTS member Jimin is expected to surprise his fans with a new song. On January 16, 2022, an official from BigHit Music told one of the South Korean media outlets that Jimin’s new album will be released after the schedule gets confirmed. Here is what the agency associated with the septet said, “We are currently coordinating the schedule with regard to Jimin’s solo debut in February and will release more details when that is confirmed.”
Earlier, another South Korean media outlet reported that BTS member Jimin is preparing for a solo album release in February 2023. Now, the entire attention is focused on whether he will release a solo album following the rest of his team members J-Hope, Jin, and RM.
Jimin recently collaborated with Big Bang’s Taeyang for an excellent track called VIBE. Here is what the official statement read earlier about the same, “VIBE (Feat. Jimin of BTS) 2023.01.13. 2 PM KST.” An official poster featuring Jimin and Taeyang was also shared along with the same. The singers can be seen wearing black and red outfits and yes! They reflected a lot of VIBE!”
The song was finally released on January 13, 2023, at 2 pm. For the unversed, this will be Jimin’s first song after a hiatus of six months and Taeyang’s first solo release after a hiatus of six years.