Whether you like children or not, you have to admit that idols who are good with kids are nothing short of adorable. The unadulterated affection that children bring out in people is downright irresistible, even more so when it’s your fave. Thus, we have compiled these idol/child interactions for your viewing pleasure.
Be prepared, as this list is about to bombard you with unprecedented levels of cuteness. You’ve been warned.
1. GD meets Haru
When Tablo’s daughter Haru is brought backstage at a YG Family concert, cute and hilarious antics ensue. Her enthusiastic interactions with the YG artists are all super cute, but the highlight is undoubtedly Haru’s encounter with BIGBANG’s G-Dragon. Watch below as Haru’s shyness charms both GD and everyone watching.
2. Red Velvet fights for twins’ affection
Among the members of Red Velvet, who can win the hearts of these two little girls? They must pick from Wendy’s balloon trick, Yeri’s singing, and Joy’s laughing puppy toy. And best of all, the winners get kisses on the cheek!
3. MONSTA X works at a day care
The entirety of MONSTA X-RAY Episode 5 is the purest video to ever grace human existence, no hyperbole intended. Please bless yourself and watch the compilation below, or better yet the entire 50-minute episode.
4. EXO has a fun day of games
After waking up from a nap, these twins are faced with a happy surprise when Baekhyun and Chanyeol of EXO come to visit! From playing peek-a-boo to a game of tag, there’s no shortage of mischief with these boys.
5. I.O.I gets a surprise visit backstage
After greeting many other idols, the “Superman” twins finally meet I.O.I! The members hilariously try to see who the kids like best, and boy do they get competitive about it. Many hugs are exchanged, much to everyone’s delight.
6. VIXX’s Leo spends the day with his nephew
Is there anything more charming than a guy who loves kids? The answer is obviously no. As Leo shows his nephew around the area, you can’t help but fall for him as he patiently describes every little thing.
7. TWICE’s Momo learns Korean with an elementary schooler
As a Japanese idol, Momo’s Korean level was determined to be at the level of an elementary school student in a variety show. Thus, she learns from one of her “peers” while studying for a Korean exam. However, things go a bit awry when neither of them end up knowing the answers.
8. BTS fawns over a child at their fansign
Meeting fans is generally a happy time for idols, and this happiness is certainly intensified when their fan is a cute baby. Although this clip doesn’t provide enough audio to hear what is being said, actions certainly speak louder than words.
9. AOA spends a day at the sauna with the Lee twins
After meeting Seolhyun and Hyejeong, the boys become adorably shy before quickly returning to their playful selves. The twins even forget Seolhyun’s name and call her Hyejeong, much to the girls’ amusement.
10. SHINee gets forcefully woken up
Imagine waking up to the delightful screech of “APPAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA,” and you can put yourself in SHINee’s shoes at this very moment. If you love cuddles, then this clip is a must-watch.
11. Girls’ Generation plays with energetic baby Sarang
Sarang really loves playing the “magic carpet” game, and the Girls’ Generation members are more than happy to oblige. The girls even continue to play despite their exhaustion, much to Sarang’s delight.
12. GOT7 is GOT7 but with kids
When presented with obedient, impressionable children, GOT7 takes advantage. Watch as Dab King BamBam quickly makes these children his dab apprentices.
13. B1A4 plays games and speaks English with baby Lauren
What happens when B1A4 tries to speak only English? The same thing that happens when they’re speaking Korean: complete shenanigans. Also the shy interactions between baby Hyunwoo and Lauren are to die for.
14. WINNER’s Mino receives heartfelt gifts from children
After a fun day of playing, these kids sweetly offer Mino some gifts. Mino, moved by their kindness, cries out of gratitude. Ladies and gentlemen, there is no interaction purer than this one.
Hey Soompiers, which of these moments was your favorite? Are there any interactions that you think are missing? Leave your response in the comments below!
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