BTS‘s golden maknae Jungkook had a little message for haters, and ARMY are obsessed with his clapback!
BTS held their online concert Permission to Dance On Stage on October 24, 2021, and the group performed some of their biggest hits throughout the years as well as a ton of fan favorites and BTS concert staples.
After performing “Stay,” the group transitioned into “So What,” the energetic EDM track that always gets ARMY hyped up. Jungkook introduced the song by taking a second to talk about haters:
Jungkook: I have something I want to say to the people who don’t like me.
Other members: What, what is it?
Jungkook: SO WHAAAAT!
Fans were super excited about Jungkook speaking with confidence and addressing those people who judge him. Recently, he’s gained lots of attention for embracing who he is and expressing himself through music, fashion, and art.
Jin shuting down the mom rumor. Tae telling people to watch their backs. Jungkook saying So What to haters. @BTS_twt is declaring 2021 is the year Bangtan RISES!
— 𝓛𝓤𝓛𝓤 ⁷ᴺᵒ¹ ⟭⟬ BTS ⟬⟭ connected to 7G since ²⁰¹³ (@lsgrlr) October 24, 2021
As someone who has been alongside Jungkook and his journey since 2014, there are no words to describe just how meaningful him saying “so what” to those who dont like him, is, in fact. He has been struggling with negative opinions all his career, to the point that he was willing +
— bunkoo pics !! 🐰💜 (@bunkoofiles) October 24, 2021
🐰 : “I have something I wanna say to people who don’t really like me !!
🐰: “어쩌라고 (so what) !!!!!!!”
— JUNGKOOK DAILY UPDATE 𝄞ʲᵏ🦋 (@Daily_JKUpdate) October 24, 2021
It was the most Jungkook way to call out the haters: super clever, keeping it short and simple, and having the time of his life with his other members and ARMY. Check out the clip below!
JUNGKOOK, YOU TELL EM KING !! SO WHAT ?? pic.twitter.com/5kZOZXi75e
— ︎♥︎ 정구기⁷ (@dreamjeons) October 24, 2021
Read about more times BTS members shut down haters below!