‘The Tonight Present’ on Feb. 24 was fully dedicated to Okay-Pop sensations BTS. The seven members revealed they need to meet superfan John Cena, then carried out their single ‘On’ at Grand Central Terminal.
Three days after BTS dropped their new album Map of the Soul: 7, Jimmy Fallon made New York Metropolis the Okay-Pop band‘s playground for a really particular Tonight Present on Feb. 24. He took V, 24, Jungkook, 22, SUGA, 26, Jin, 27, RM, 25, Jimin, 24, and J-Hope, 26, on an extended subway trip on the F prepare the place they performed video games and responded to fan questions. One individual requested if there was any individual they’d like to fulfill, and RM was fast on the draw saying “John Cena! I need to see him. He’s an enormous fan of us and we’re an enormous followers mutually. We had been all the time watching WWE since we had been 13.” Jimmy then promised to make the assembly occur. John revealed in a 2018 interview that he’s a BTS superfan and his two favourite members are RM and J-Hope.
When Jimmy requested them what it was like to return to the States and have such an enormous response to the band’s work, Suga mentioned, “The times by no means stop to amaze me. Day-after-day is a shock,” whereas Jin added that it’s all due to their Military. Fortunately the present supplied subtitles, so the entire members who aren’t proficient in English had been capable of reply questions in Korean.
RM revealed that the importance of “7” of their new album title is for 3 causes. First, it’s a fortunate quantity, then there’s seven members within the band and so they’ve been collectively seven years. When requested by Jimmy what it’s about their music that followers are interested in, Suga mentioned that, “I believe our biggest forte is that we ship messages that individuals of their teenagers, twenties and thirties can all relate to and provides consolation via our music.”
Along with their subway trip, Jimmy took the band to well-known NYC eatery Katz Deli to strive pastrami and different very New York meals. Then the fellows received again on the subway and headed in Grand Central Station’s most important terminal for an epic efficiency of their single “On.” Surrounded by dancers clad in black, a drum corps and finally a full marching band, the fellows confirmed off their killer strikes and voices which have made them a worldwide sensation. The terminal was fully cleared out for the primary of its type efficiency.
Jimmy later revealed in a Twitter video that the terminal was shut down between two and 4 a.m. one morning for the band, and that they taped three performances of “On.” Jimmy mentioned that almost all of what made the air was from the second take. With such excessive vitality dance strikes, it needed to have been so exhausting for the fellows to try this routine 3 times with only a two-hour window. However the finish consequence was so sensible. The whole present was a love letter to BTS and their Military raved about it on Twitter, making their Tonight Present look the highest trending U.S. matter.