South Korean president Moon Jae In announced in his 2021 New Year’s address that he will try to support K-Contents as he mentioned the global influence of popular idol groups such as BTS and BLACKPINK…
During the live broadcast from the Blue House, Moon commented, “K-Contents such as BTS, BLACKPINK, and the movie ‘Parasite’ have captivated people and are giving hope and happiness to people around the world.”
He added, “The government will further strengthen its status as a cultural powerhouse by supporting the artists’ creativity and promoting the digitalization of Korean Wave contents so that cultural artists can fully demonstrate their creativity and talent.”
He also promised support in the sports field as well. “Our sports players and leaders, who also have excellent talent and skills, are also promoting K-Contents.”
With K-Pop and the K-Entertainment industry continuously making its way out into the world, many are excited to see what kind of accomplishments they will make for the New Year.
This is not the first time that Korean President Moon Jae In has praised Kpop entertainment artists. Previously, on his personal Twitter, President Moon Jae In praised the group BTS, “BTS won number one on the Billboard Hot 100, writing a new chapter in K-pop history as a Korean group. The first country to do this, they have won the Billboard 200 album chart four times.
This is truly amazing. It is a glorious achievement that adds to K-pop pride. The winning song Dynamite is even more meaningful because it offers a message of comfort and hope to people around the world who are struggling with Covid-19 “.
President Moon Jae-in during New Year’s address:
“BTS, Blackpink, as well as the movie Parasite as well as other K-contents… are giving hope and happiness to many around the world”. pic.twitter.com/4qb6F5Ao0n
— Raphael Rashid (@koryodynasty) January 11, 2021
The speech of South Korean President Moon Jae In about BTS and BLACKPINK makes the Kpop fan community extremely excited.