J-Hope, a member of the South Korean music sensation BTS who examined constructive for COVID-19 final week, on Tuesday stated his time underneath house quarantine is over. The information comes as a aid for ARMY, the fan membership of the band, at a time when fellow BTS member Jungkook was introduced to be COVID-19 constructive earlier within the day. Taking to fan neighborhood platform Weverse, J-Hope stated he’ll return to routine actions consistent with security protocols.
After testing constructive for the virus on March 24, the 28-year-old rapper was unable to go away with different group members for Las Vegas the place they’re scheduled to carry out on the upcoming Grammy Awards ceremony. Few days earlier than J-Hope’s analysis, fellow BTS mate Jin underwent emergency surgical procedure after injuring his left index finger.
“You had been fearful about everybody proper?” J-Hope began his put up addressing the followers.
“I am sorry that I am sending you my greetings solely now, and now that quarantine is over! I am going to test accordingly with the process and be a part of again rapidly,” he wrote in Korean on Weverse.
The rapper, whose actual title is Jung Ho-seok, stated he was extra involved since he thought followers can be “fearful loads”.
“I am okay. I ate nicely and sleep nicely through the quarantine interval…” he added.
Earlier within the day, BTS administration company BigHit Music introduced that Jungkook had examined constructive for COVID-19 upon touchdown in Las Vegas.
In line with the company, the 24-year-old vocalist examined adverse on a PCR check in Korea, and he departed for the US on March 27 in preparation for the Grammys, to be held on April 3.
“After arriving in Las Vegas, he felt a slight discomfort in his throat and promptly took a speedy PCR check (COVID-19 molecular PCR check) and a normal PCR check (COVID-19 quantitative PCR check) on the afternoon of Sunday, March 27 (PT).
“Whereas being underneath self-quarantine as a proactive measure, the results of each assessments got here again constructive, and Jungkook was confirmed with COVID-19 on Monday, March 28 (PT),” BigHit Music stated in a press release shared on Weverse.
Jungkook, whose full title is Jeon Jung-kook, is at present underneath self-quarantine and therapy, following the rules of well being authorities within the US. Later within the day, the singer shared a quick audio notice on his Instagram Story to replace admirers about his well-being.
“I’m alright. It is nothing a lot,” Jungkook stated in Korean in a hoarse voice.
His participation sooner or later actions within the US can be decided by the native COVID-19 rules, BigHit Music stated, including they’re “actively in dialogue with the awards organizer”.
In December 2020, different BTS members Suga, RM and Jin examined constructive for the virus. In January 2021, Jimin went via surgical procedure for acute appendicitis whereas additionally recovering from COVID-19.
Final month, V examined constructive for the illness.
BTS can also be nominated on the Grammys in the very best pop duo/group efficiency class for his or her English single “Butter”.
The group can also be set to carry out at 4 exhibits at Las Vegas’ Allegiant Stadium as a part of their prolonged ‘Permission to Dance On Stage’ tour.