BTS member Jin, bids farewell. Jin is the eldest member of the South Korean music group BTS. On Tuesday morning, he said goodbyes to all the fans across the globe because he is going to join the military duty and from now onwards he is going to serve his country full flegedly.
BTS member Jin, bids farewell
The 30-year-old vocalist of BTS Jin, has shared the message for Army by taking it to the fan community forum Weverse, before he left for his service.
He said, in Korean in reference to a character called ‘Jhin’ in the video game League of Legends “Now it’s curtain call time”. “I wanted to do it when I went to the army” said Jin, who is a gaming enthusiast.
On Monday, BTS management agency BigHit Music had said Jin is going to enter the grounds of the recruit training centerin a vehicle without greeting the media or fans separately. The Seoul-based company has made an appeal to the ARMY in order to not to visit the site and made it busy and this appeal is also applicable to all the media persons.
As per the entertainment website Soompi, the BTS agency has said in a statement that, There is “no separate waiting space for reporters”. On Tuesday, by quoting military and industry sources, the Korean media said Jin will enter a boot camp of a front-line army division in Yeoncheon, 60 kilometers north of Seoul.
On Sunday evening Jin has posted a selfie on Weverse by showing off his military haircut. BigHit Music had earlier said that other members — RM, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook — plan to carry out their military service based on their own individual plans.
Recently, the whole group is on a break as all the members are pursuing solo projects. They announced their hiatus in June. The BTS group is going to debut in 2013. BTS hopes to reconvene as a unit around 2025 following its service commitment.