It seems like BTS’ Jungkook’s SEVEN is going to be a chartbuster for a long time. It was only recently that the singer achieved yet another feat by achieving his second no. 1 on M Countdown. With this, the golden maknae has beaten NewJeans by overtaking their spot on the list. However, he wasn’t present on the stage at the time of the announcement. So, the MCs sent gratitude to the fans on JK’s behalf.
The Funny Incident
An unexpected and humorous incident occurred during the event as the M Countdown trophy broke in two. This incident caused laughter among fellow artists like MONSTA X’s Shownu, Hyungwon, Soyou, and others. Jungkook, though not physically present, saw the funny situation unfold in real-time through the broadcast. He later took to Weverse to express his gratitude to the ARMYs for the honor and also confirmed that he had witnessed the amusing trophy mishap, leading him and the fans to laugh at the situation. In response to the mishap, Mnet stated that they would be sending a new trophy to Jungkook to replace the broken one.
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Jungkook’s Emotional Reaction to ARMYs’ Song
On another occasion, during a Weverse Live session on July 27, Jungkook interacted with fans from all around the world. He expressed his deep appreciation and happiness for “Seven” achieving No. 1 on Billboard’s ‘Hot 100’ chart. During this live session, one of the fans mentioned an ‘ARMY Song’ that fans had created and sung. Jungkook visibly moved, shed tears, and said he was deeply touched by the gesture. He remarked that he wasn’t aware of such a song’s existence before, but now he found it incredibly beautiful and heartwarming. This emotional moment showed Jungkook’s genuine love and connection with ARMYs, further solidifying their strong bond.
Jungkook’s Latest Weverse Session
In another Weverse Live session, Jungkook took the time to listen to two other songs created by ARMYs, titled ‘7 Reasons’ and ‘Bora Hae’. He was amazed by the talent and voices of ARMYs, expressing astonishment at how well they sang. Playfully, he even suggested that they should release the songs as an actual album, and he would be the first to buy it. The live session gained immense popularity, attracting over 15.1 million viewers continuously, showcasing the widespread appeal and love for BTS’ golden maknae, Jungkook.
Fan Reaction to JK’s Stints
With incidents like the broken trophy and his emotional reactions to ARMYs’ songs, fans on Twitter playfully remarked that Jungkook may not have been physically present, but he managed to bring a bit of chaos and laughter to the studio that day. His life was likened to a sitcom, where unexpected and entertaining moments seem to follow him even when he’s not physically present.
Jungkook’s interactions with ARMYs, whether through awards ceremonies, live sessions, or social media, continue to highlight the deep bond he shares with his fans. The genuine emotions he expresses and the fun moments he creates further endear him to fans, making him an incredibly beloved member of BTS.