Lizzo wore a ‘Vmin’ shirt to show her love for Jimin and V
There are seven members in BTS: Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook. While all the members are good friends, Jimin and V were born in 1995 and the two have a close friendship. In BTS’s ARMY fandom, the friendship between Jimin and V is often referred to as “Vmin”, which combines the names of the group members.
On September 23, BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge released a video of Lizzo covering BTS’ single “Butter.” For the performance, Lizzo wore a shirt with the letters “VMIN” on it to greet BTS’s Jimin and V.
Lizzo wore a ‘Vmin’ shirt to show her love for BTS’s Jimin and V
BTS released “Butter” on May 21. The song is the septet’s second English-language single, and it spent 10 nonconsecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. Billboard also named “Butter” the official song of the summer. , and “Butter” won Song of the Summer at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards.
As part of a performance for BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge, Lizzo covered “Butter” in addition to performing her own songs. During her performance of “Butter,” Lizzo wore a black crop top with the letters “VMIN” on it.
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BTS fans reacted to the performance
With the cover of “Butter”, Lizzo showed her talent as a singer and her love for the Korean group. After the performance went live, ARMY shared his admiration for Lizzo on social media. Fans especially loved Lizzo’s “Vmin” shirt.
A fan wrote on Reddit: “She is so cute! I love the funky vibe on this one and the instrumentals. I love how she always spreads the love for vmin soulmate friendship, it’s so sweet!
“This arrangement is so fresh! I want an instrumental version so badly.. and her vocals definitely add a new vibe to the song, great cover,” one Reddit user wrote.
“Love!! Thanks Lizzo (I want this top lol),” one fan wrote on Reddit.
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Lizzo is actually a fan of Jimin and V’s friendship
On several occasions, Lizzo has made it clear that she is a fan of BTS. During an Instagram Live in August 2021, Lizzo explained how she discovered the group.
“I really love BTS,” Lizzo said on Instagram Live. “They are so on my FYP on TikTok now. Because my sister is ARMY, or loves BTS, she introduced me to BTS.
The singer revealed that her bias in BTS is Jimin, but she admitted that she also loves V very much and appreciates the close relationship that V and Jimin share.
“You know Jimin is my favorite. Jimin is my prejudice, is that what you say? I love Jimin. I like V too. I love their relationship… They’re like best friends,” Lizzo said.
Since the music of BTS and Lizzo has similar messages about self-love, we’re just counting the days until the artists collaborate.