Through Weverse Magazine, ARMY got an inside look into BTS‘s iconic 2022 GRAMMYs performance. BTS’s choreographer Son Sung Deuk on the significance of J-Hope‘s role behind the scenes of BTS’s success.
Unable to attend most of the rehearsals whereas in quarantine for COVID-19, his absence drastically modified the observe room. Joining the remainder of the members solely a day earlier than the GRAMMYs efficiency, he shortly shifted the ambiance of BTS’s observe.
Known as “Choreography/Dance Team Leader” J-Hope, typically shortened by the members to “Jung Team Leader,” he turns into the true chief within the observe room. It takes merely a phrase to collect the entire BTS members and get to work.
He made certain that the others saved their focus whereas training. For instance, earlier than the group practiced all collectively, RM was sliding throughout the ground and finding out the way to get previous the lasers with out being caught; Jimin stated ‘there’s no means to not get caught’ by the lasers after frequently hitting them, and V, pretending to be hit by a laser, stated they ‘have to act if you’re caught’; SUGA was laughing and saying, ‘I guess trying too hard kind of backfired on me,’ after somebody instructed him that his jacket choreography would look higher if he didn’t strive so arduous; Jin was dancing with them in spirit through the dance break, as SUGA stated; and Jung Kook was consistently engaged on his steps and cartwheels. Then, with a fast ‘let’s strive it only one extra time’ from j-hope, all of them gathered collectively and resumed training as a bunch.
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Known for his very important function behind the scenes, the members felt out of order with out their “boss.” Jungkook famous that “the leader has to be there” to ensure that the members to focus and and produce one of the best stage attainable.
Son Sung Deuk revealed that the members respect and admire J-Hope for his management of the observe room and take heed to all of his recommendation and critiques.
The different members respect and admire J-Hope for the best way he units the temper throughout dance rehearsal or any sort of observe, so when he says they need to strive another time, they understand that they really want the observe or one thing’s not fairly proper. That’s why the members say the ambiance of the observe studio is totally totally different relying on whether or not J-Hope is there or not, too. So he’s an essential presence in relation to training choreography.
— Son Sung Deuk
Despite solely with the ability to observe with the whole crew for sooner or later, J-Hope nonetheless managed to information the members to have a profitable efficiency. Luckily, their sturdy synergy as a bunch allowed them to shortly regulate to the troublesome observe schedule. Check out extra beneath.