BTS V is known for going viral among ‘locals’ aka non-fans every time BTS appears for an Award show or TV performance. From his ‘most fashion forward’ BBMA red carpet debut to his Grammy appearance as ‘Guy In All Black’ stirring up a major social media storm, here’s a look at some of the iconic viral moments of BTS V’s recent LA trip that proved he is the ultimate ‘stan attractor.’
The two-time Grammy-nominated South Korean music group, BTS, is currently in LA. The Billboard’s longest-charting group has already made history at American Music Awards 2021 by being the first Asian act to snag the ‘Artist Of The Year’ award.
Along with a major award sweep, BTS performed twice at 2021 AMAs – their Coldplay collab track ‘My Universe’ and Hot 100 history maker ‘Butter.’ V, aka Taehyung’s red bandana look caused a Twitter storm as viewers swooned over the ‘Singularity’ crooner’s charisma on stage.
Viral BTS V moments from LA trip 2021 proves he is the ultimate ‘stan attractor’
Kim Taehyung at Harry Styles’ concert
Even before BTS’ first ‘official’ appearance at the AMAs 2021, Kim Taehyung went viral on TikTok for attending Harry Styles’ concert.
The ‘Stigma’ crooner’s enigmatic presence at the show compelled fans to record him instead of Styles. From Lizzo and V’s dance to ‘What Makes You Beautiful’ to him holding drinks and just enjoying the concert, TikTok clips of the singer garnered hundreds of thousands of views overnight.
To top it off, TikTok fans of the BTS member also started imitating him in a viral trend holding a glass and swaying to the music.
Speaking of BTS V’s impactful presence, a fan said, “Taehyung’s fanboys are currently making a new trend by recreating his look from Harry Styles concert The details — Tae’s outfit w/ mask, the cup, the flashlight on phone while vibing on music TRENDSETTER TAEHYUNG!”
BTS V: ‘The guy with red bandana’
BTS V made fans go ‘feral’ at AMAs 2021 with a red bandana look. Fans noted that along with Twitter users asking who the guy with Red Bandana is, BTS V was also the most searched idol on Google that day. Check out his outfit below.
BTS V mesmerizing fans at LA Crosswalk concert
Bangtan Boys recently performed at James Corden’s famous Crosswalk concert segment. While the episode is yet to air, lucky fans who witnessed the concert live in LA went crazy over V, gushing about his real-life charming presence.
Korean media reported how the car that Kim Taehyung touched during performance also became highly sought-after.
A fan noted, “V during crosswalk concert is something else. pure love!”
Summarizing BTS V’s ‘stan attractor’ presence, a fan pointed out, “Crazy things Taehyung has got articles for this month : 1. People willing to buy the car he touched. 2. People taking photos with his cardboard. 3. Articles on his fanboys who are imitating him during the concert of Harry styles!”
BTS gearing up for LA concert 2021
BTS will next be seen at their much anticipated ‘Permission To Dance On Stage LA’ concert on November 27th, 7.30 PM PST. Click here for all the details.
Stream a BTS V-focused playlist below.