Following reports that BTS was requested to carry out on the inauguration of President-Elect Yoon Seok Yeol, South Korean ARMYs urged politicians to cease politicizing BTS.
After Korean media reported that the presidential transition committee was discussing BTS performing on the inauguration, ARMYs took to the committee’s web site to specific their disapproval. According to the Korea Herald, over 1,000 feedback have been posted on the positioning urging politicians to cease utilizing BTS for political achieve. The feedback stated issues like “The inauguration ceremony is not a festival,” “BTS is not politicians’ plaything,” and “Don’t use BTS politically.”
The presidential transition committee addressed the studies on April 6 and said that they “did not plan a BTS performance” they usually by no means contacted HYBE in regard to the inauguration ceremony.
Yoon Seok Yeol additionally got here underneath hearth throughout his presidential marketing campaign for making a video referred to as “AI Yoon Seok Yeol will join ARMY purple heart.” The video was deleted after ARMYs criticized the video.