Millions of BTS fans worldwide commemorate Army Day, a day dedicated to the group’s devotion, on July 9. This year is no different as it commemorates the day the band’s supporters originally came up with the term “Army”.
This year’s celebration became even more special as J-Hope sent a handwritten letter to BTS supporters on July 9 in honour of ARMY Day. To find out what the BTS member has to say to his fans on their birthday, continue reading below.
J-Hope, a member of BTS, wrote a loving letter to all of his fans on July 9. ‘Adorable Representatives MC for Youth’ is the acronym for BTS ARMY, and it was given that moniker on July 9, 2013, marking the birthday of the group. In the message to the ARMYs that BIGHIT MUSIC uploaded, J-Hope candidly stated his feelings.
“Army Happy Birthday!” in J-Hope’s letter. Hobi (J-Hope) will be disappointed if he misses this day. Have you eaten yet? Today more than any other day, I miss you all. as today is your day! I realised that the things I became attached to are precious and significant to me, but today those feelings have grown even stronger. It’s a natural part of the process of maturing into an even more mature adult that I am experiencing growing pains. You are at the centre of that, and this is your day! With the strength I just experienced for the first time, I want to use today to communicate my thanks to you.
Thank you so much, I appreciate it! I sincerely and unwaveringly love you today.
Response from Fans to J-Hope’s Letter
The most outgoing member of BTS, J-Hope never misses an opportunity to celebrate a victory with his devoted followers. The vocalist has consistently encouraged and cheered on the individual endeavours of his fellow band members. Fans were concerned that J-Hope might not be as active as before owing to his commitments after he enlisted in the military.
On the other hand, BIGHIT MUSIC published a message J-Hope had written for BTS followers on their birthday every year. On this wonderful day, many admirers sobbed inconsolably because they missed J-Hope, their sunlight.
The hashtags J-Hope used to title his message, which essentially translates as Hobi’s letter, message Hobi Would Send To ARMY, Letter Coming From the Hope Country, and Hobi’s Heart, caught the attention of the internet.
The ARMYs, or BTS followers, have come together to celebrate, using the hashtag #HappyBirthdayToARMY to mark the significant anniversary of the fandom’s founding.
BTS gave their devoted fans its first official book, which details the group’s history from its modest beginnings to its ascent to international recognition, as a gift to commemorate the ARMYs’ existence for the past ten years.
Here is how the band and their supporters are honouring their 10-year friendship.
Why is this story important?
BTS made their musical debut in 2013 with the release of their first track, No More Dream.
The septet was once comparatively obscure, until their album The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 1 catapulted them to prominence in 2015.
ARMYs supported them during their incredible trip like a pillar. Consequently, ARMY Day is devoted to celebrating the passion and commitment of BTS fans all across the world.
What is the meaning of the name Army?
As of July 9, 2013, BTS’s fans were known as ARMY, or “Adorable Representative MC for Youth.”
The name fits with BTS’s meaning, which is “Bulletproof Boy Scouts” in English. BTS is short for Bangtan Sonyeondan.
This is also demonstrated by their determination to safeguard their music while remaining impervious to stereotypes and teen-focused criticism.
Similar to that, ARMY stands for the unwavering commitment required of BTS’s supporters.
To commemorate this historic event, the ARMYs took over Twitter.
In honour of the historic occasion, ARMYs swarmed Twitter with passionate tweets, videos, and images thanking their favourite BTS trio.
J-Hope sent an emotional letter to the ARMYs, and Jin sent a lovely greeting.
J-Hope and Jin, who are presently enlisted in the South Korean Army, spoke to their devoted fans on ARMY Day.
J-Hope wrote an emotional letter in which he thanked the ARMYs and revealed that he was helping out at the training camp.
Meanwhile, Jin gave fans a stanza from a song in which he conveyed his longing for the ARMY.
BTS’s Beyond The Story: 10-Year Record of BTS
On the occasion, Finally available is Beyond The Story, the debut book by BTS.
On ARMY Day, the septet group’s first official book, Beyond The Story: 10-Year Record of BTS, was finally released.
A chronological overview of the group’s musical career from before their debut to the present is provided in the book’s seven chapters, along with hints at some of their following plans.
The book is a treasured memento for BTS and ARMYs.