The INI member had a fateful encounter with J-Hope backstage on the “2022 MAMA Awards.”
South Korea’s fashionable idol competitors program, Produce 101, has additionally had profitable official spin-offs in China and Japan.
Japan’s second season of Produce 101 Japan launched the favored 11-member J-Pop group, INI.
Many of the INI members are outspoken of their admiration for artists such because the legendary Japanese pop group ARASHI and world sensation BTS.
INI attended the 2022 MAMA Awards in Osaka, Japan, on November 29, which BTS’s J-Hope additionally attended.
The MAMA Awards gathers Asia’s high stars and is usually the supply of many memorable and iconic artist interactions.
While INI wasn’t in a position to meet the BTS member as a bunch, their youngest member, Matsuda Jin, had an sudden encounter with the highest star and spilled on the expertise with the Japanese media outlet, Mediapress.
Matsuda Jin shared that he was ready by the elevator when a bodyguard approached him. The bodyguard introduced that BTS’s J-Hope was on the way in which, and given J-Hope’s stage of fame, Matsuda assumed he can be requested to attend on the following elevator.
Moments later, J-Hope arrived surrounded by about ten bodyguards. Instead of being requested to attend, J-Hope was unsurprisingly a humble sweetheart and insisted Matsuda Jin be a part of them on the elevator.
Matsuda Jin hilariously revealed that the nerve-wracking high-pressure elevator trip together with his business senior felt prefer it took “an eternity.” Certainly, it was an interplay together with his idol that Matsuda Jin will always remember!
We solely surprise how his older members reacted after he shared his fortunate encounter.
This isn’t the primary time J-Hope was remembered for his sort elevator interactions. TXT‘s Beomgyu also had a touching encounter with the talented BTS member while in the HYBE building elevator.
Learn more about their exchange below!