He may be the youngest member of BTS, but fans around the world still consider him a genre. As a result, when People created their “Sexiest International Man” category for 2020, Jungkook was sure to raise some awareness.
Here’s what we know about BTS singer and dancer Jungkook’s “Golden Maknae”.
Jungkook won the People of ‘Sexiest International Man’ title for 2020
As a result of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), 2020 was not exactly what BTS and its followers had expected. After the release of Soul Map: 7, fans were expecting a now defunct stadium tour.
Instead of performing with the Map of the soul on tour, BTS actors released a full-length album and single, “Dynamite,” which took them to No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 album and even won them a Grammy Award. (Their first Grammy nomination, of course.)
Jungkook, the youngest singer in the boy band, won a title from People, the “Sexiest International Man” for the year 2020, the first person ever to receive the title. Shortly afterwards, fans took to social media, posting “#SexiestManJungkook” on Twitter.
This K-pop idol defeated celebrities including Dan Levy, Keith Urban, Matthew Rhys and Paul Mescal and even gained recognition in one of the other popular People categories – Sexiest Man.
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Who is the People’s ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ for 2020?
He is best known for his roles in films such as Marvel Black Panther, Creed, and Just mercy, the “Sexist Man Alive” for 2020 is Michael B. Jordan. Other celebrities who gained recognition included actor and activist Harry Styles and Marvel Chris Evans.
Of the BTS members, Jungkook was the only one to gain recognition in the “Sexiest Man” category, although each of the actors received awards and recognition for their appearance in the past. That includes the oldest member of the group, Jin, who even earned the nickname “Worldwide Handsome” from fans.
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Jungkook is not the only BTS member to gain recognition for his paintings
Yes, Jungkook is the “Golden Maknae,” known for his looks and talent, but each of the seven BTS members earns fan praise. When it comes to award-winning nicknames, Jin even won the title of “Car Door Guy” for looking spotless as he stepped out of a vehicle.
With over a million people voting, V came in third for Ranger The poll, “The Hottest Men Of 2020”, goes behind Chris Hemsworth and Harry Styles. Jin # 21 is on Ranger list of “Hottest Men of 2019,” with over three million people voting.
BTS’s music video “Life Goes On” is now available on YouTube. Music by this K-pop group, including their recently released album, Soul map: 7, available for streaming on Spotify, Apple Music, and most major platforms.