BTS, MONSTA X, ATEEZ, And More Voice Support For Black Lives Matter Movement
More K-pop groups and agencies have shown their support for the Black Lives Matter movement.
Many celebrities in the K-pop industry have posted and donated to support the Black Lives Matter movement, including Jay Park, DAY6’s Jae, Crush, GOT7’s Mark, Red Velvet’s Yeri, MOMOLAND members, Girls’ Generation’s Tiffany, Heize, and more.
우리는 인종차별에 반대합니다.
우리는 폭력에 반대합니다.
나, 당신, 우리 모두는 존중받을 권리가 있습니다. 함께 하겠습니다.
We stand against racial discrimination.
We condemn violence.
You, I and we all have the right to be respected. We will stand together.#BlackLivesMatter
— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) June 4, 2020
According to Newsis, BTS is also preparing to make a donation to the movement. A source from Big Hit Entertainment shared, “They are taking the steps to transfer the money, so they cannot reveal where they are donating to and how much they are donating yet.”
— 몬스타엑스_MONSTA X (@OfficialMonstaX) June 4, 2020
In Korean, the post reads, “We’re all different colors although we get the same light. There’s no responsibility in colors.” These words are from member Hongjoong’s rap in a previous cover of Michael Jackson’s “Black or White.”
같은 빛 받아도 다른 빛깔, 색에는 없지 책임.
— ATEEZ(에이티즈) (@ATEEZofficial) June 4, 2020
— Brave Entertainment (@BRAVESOUND_) June 4, 2020