BTS Asks Ariana Grande to Collaborate and ARMY Has Never Been More Ready

by Jeremy Spirogis
South Korean boy band BTS arrives for the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2020, in Los Angeles.

There’s no questioning BTS and Ariana Grande’s affect inside the music business. In latest years, each artists topped the charts with each launch and impressed a loyal fanbase to again their each transfer. So naturally, when Grande and BTS met up at rehearsals for his or her respective 62nd Annual Grammy Awards performances, the web lit up with pleasure. And after all, most people started to wonder if this nonchalant encounter will result in collaboration sooner or later. Then on the Grammys crimson carpet, the South Korean band’s chief, RM, revealed BTS desires to collab with Grande.

BTS and Ariana Grande meet up for rehearsals forward of the Grammys

On Jan. 22, Grande all however confirmed BTS’ involvement on the 2020 Grammy Awards forward of the Recording Academy’s official announcement concerning the group’s efficiency.

“look who i bumped into at rehearsal,” Grande wrote on Twitter with a smiley face. 

The “thank u, next” singer connected the caption to a black-and-white picture of herself surrounded by six out of seven BTS members. RM, Jimin, Jungkook, J-Hope, V, and Jin sat down within the pic. However, Suga was noticeably lacking.

At the time of the post, Grande was already a confirmed performer on the 2020 Grammys. Then, merely just a few hours after the picture was shared on Twitter, the Recording Academy introduced BTS’ stage in collaboration with Lil Nas X, which featured the whole septet.

BTS desires to collaborate with Ariana Grande

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Ahead of the Grammys on Sunday, Jan. 26, BTS ran the media circuit, interviewing with a number of publications about their forthcoming album and potential collaborations. And after all, given their latest meetup, Grande’s identify popped up just a few instances.

When talking with Entertainment Tonight, BTS opened up about assembly Grande throughout rehearsals. 

“She’s the one right now. So when Ariana was just practicing next to our big studio, she said she wanted to see our rehearsals and what we’re doing,” RM stated. “And we showed her.”

The 25-year-old additionally defined Grande’s response to the BTS efficiency, sharing the “7 rings” singer shouted out “some bad words” out of pleasure. Then RM shared the group noticed Grande’s stage and teased that it “was the greatest.” 

“We purple Ariana,” he stated.

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Meanwhile, when talking with Billboard, BTS gushed over Grande as soon as extra. But this time, they freely expressed their want to collaborate along with her sooner or later.

“We always want to collaborate with Ariana,” RM stated. “She’s the one right now and she’s the best.” 

The rapper later added, “Please collaborate with us, Ari.”

Now, Grande isn’t the one identify on the BTS’ wishlist. The group additionally shared they’d like to do initiatives with Run DMC in addition to Beyoncé and Jay-Z. But it appears ARMY can already stay up for one other collaboration within the close to future. And it consists of an artist BTS followers have heard of earlier than.

South Korean boy band BTS arrives for the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2020, in Los Angeles.
BTS | Valerie Macon/AFP through Getty Images

As you could know, Lauv will launch his debut album, titled ~how i’m feeling~, on Mar. 6. Then throughout the Grammys crimson carpet interview with Billboard, RM teased BTS’ second collaboration with Lauv might be out quickly. And from what he has to say concerning the new observe, the collab will most likely match — and even exceed — the outstanding success of the “Make It Right” remix.

“Actually, we did [a collab] with Lauv and it’s going to be released in March,” RM stated. “It’s really great. I’ve heard it and it’s really great.”

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