Image courtesy of Billboard Music Awards
Earlier today, BTS made Kpop history when they became the first ever Kpop act to win a Billboard Music Award, and their contemporaries are taking notice.
The group received shoutouts from some major Korean acts congratulating them on their historic achievement.
Eric Nam tweeted out “Congrats congrats congrats!!!!!!!! Yes!! #bts #army is amazing!”
Meanwhile Kevin Woo, formerly of U-KISS, also recognized BTS’s achievement by saying, “Wow big moment for Kpop, congrats @BTS_twt.”
Drunken Tiger’s Tiger JK also congratulated the group with a simple thumbs up emoji, while also congratulating a director who previously worked with the group.
Check out each of the tweets below, and if you haven’t read BTS’s full acceptance speech, be sure to check it out on moonROK.
— 에릭남 (Eric Nam) (@ericnamofficial) May 22, 2017
— Kevin Woo (@Kevinwoo91) May 22, 2017
— 아빠 최고 (@DrunkenTigerJK) May 22, 2017