The Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2023 witnessed a spectacular sweep by BTS despite the absence of the members at the ceremony. Jimin, a prominent member of BTS, secured the Best Male Artist award, adding to the group’s list of accolades, including the prestigious Worldwide Icon of the Year ‘daesang.’
Jimin’s Gratitude to ARMYs on Weverse
In the aftermath of the MAMA 2023 triumphs, Jimin took to Weverse to express heartfelt gratitude to BTS fans, affectionately known as ARMYs. His message conveyed appreciation for the unwavering support and dedication from the fanbase.
Jimin’s Weverse message read:
“Today we received a lot of precious awards. Thank you for always dedicatedly cheering for us and loving us, ARMY. We’ll do our best to come back to show you better music and stages. Once again thank you and I love you.”
BTS’ Dominance at MAMA Awards
BTS’s presence loomed large at the MAMA Awards despite the group currently being on a break as members fulfill mandatory military duties. The group secured several victories, and the ‘daesang’ for Worldwide Icon of the Year showcased their enduring influence on the global K-pop scene.
Upcoming Military Enlistment
As BTS prepares for the upcoming military enlistment of members RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook, recent reports suggest a simultaneous enlistment between December 11 and 12. RM and V are expected to start their service on December 11 as back-line members, while Jimin and Jungkook are slated for December 12 as front-line members. However, official details from BIGHIT MUSIC remain unconfirmed due to the challenges in specifying enlistment dates at this time.
BTS Monuments: Beyond The Star Docuseries Premiere
Amidst their individual commitments, BTS fans can anticipate the global premiere of the docuseries “BTS Monuments: Beyond The Star” on December 20 on Disney+. The series promises an insightful journey through the group’s past decade, offering a nostalgic exploration of their remarkable growth.
Jimin’s expression of gratitude to the ARMYs reflects the deep connection between BTS and their dedicated fanbase. As the group navigates individual responsibilities and prepares for enlistment, the promise of returning with better music and stages resonates with fans, setting the stage for BTS’s continued impact in the music industry.