Jungkook, the youngest member of the global K-pop sensation BTS, has penned a touching letter to his fans, addressing his upcoming military enlistment. This personal communication follows the announcement by Big Hit Music on November 22 that BTS members RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook have initiated their mandatory military service process.
Jungkook’s emotional message to ARMY
In his letter, shared on the fan community platform Weverse, Jungkook expresses his mixed feelings about this new chapter in his life. He acknowledges the weight of the news but also feels warmth when reminiscing about the precious memories shared with ARMY (BTS fans).
He wrote: “Every moment I’ve spent with you guys were the brightest times of my life.”
A new journey and promises
Jungkook mentioned starting a new journey in December, temporarily leaving to fulfill his military duty. He was cautious about asking fans to wait for him, recognizing the length of his service.
However, he promised to return and stand on stage again, having grown during this time. He hopes for ARMY’s lives to be filled with laughter, happiness, health, and beauty.
Jungkook’s solo career and military enlistment
Fans have expressed concern for Jungkook, who recently kickstarted a highly successful solo career with his album Golden. His enlistment, along with other BTS members, marks a significant moment for the group. Suga, Jin, and J-Hope are currently serving their military duties, and the remaining members will join this December.
Jungkook’s message of love and health
In his letter, Jungkook emphasized his deep longing to reunite with fans and share new experiences. He ends his message with a note of love and concern, urging fans to stay healthy.
This personal outreach from Jungkook has resonated deeply with ARMY, showcasing the strong bond between BTS and their fans. As the group members embark on their military service, the world eagerly awaits their return and the continuation of their remarkable journey.