BTS: Brand apologises for editing out Jungkook’s tattoo in BTS’ photo

BTS members– RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook, lately turned the model ambassador of a Korean model and have been featured in an advert. Their image wasn’t acquired properly by ARMY, the group’s fandom, after they observed Jungkook’s tattoo on his ring finger was blurred. Responding to the backlash, the model apologised on social media and shared a recent, unedited image of BTS. (Also learn: BTS: J-Hope shares previous letter from Jimin, posts ticket to 2012 Eminem live performance)

Sharing the brand new image, the company clarified that they didn’t intend to disrespect Jungkook. “Hello everyone, here’s the revised version of the previous photo. There was a mistake while editing the skin tone and there was no intention to disrespect the artist. As we promised, this kind of mistake won’t take place again. We always respect our brand ambassador,” tweeted the model and tagged the official Twitter account of BTS.

Reacting to the apology tweet, a fan commented, “Why would you even edit that?” “When will it be fine to accept natural skin tones in photos?” questioned one other one. “I didn’t even noticed the mistake,” added another person.

The earlier commercial confirmed the letter ‘J’ erased from Jungkook’s tattoo on his ring finger. The model had beforehand tweeted, “Hello, everyone. We sincerely apologise that we’ve missed the precious ‘J’ letter on JK’s hand. We’ll soon replace it with the revised version, and make sure it won’t happen again. Again, we are really sorry.”

Apart from this, the advert marketing campaign had additionally grabbed ARMY’s consideration as Jungkook debuted together with his most uncommon coiffure—a mullet. While some followers praised the coiffure, others rapidly pointed out that it was not actual hair, however extensions.

BTS is at present ready for the discharge of their upcoming anthology album Proof. The album will likely be a mix of members’ previous songs and new tracks, akin to Yet To Come, Run BTS, Born Singer, Boy in Luv, Danger, IDOL, Dynamite, On, Butter and Life Goes On, amongst others. It will launch on June 10.

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