Monsta X is a South Korean boy group formed through reality program No. Mercy by Starship Entertainment. The group is currently consisting of six individuals. Shownu, Minhyuk, Kihyun, Hyungwon, Joohoney, and I.M. with a former member Wonhu leaving the group in October 2019. Not all fans know, however, BTS and Monsta X are connected through individuals Suga and Kinhyun. They might not display their bromance for each other to the world, however, their closeness was seen in a number of ways since both of their debuts.
Let’s check out some of their uncommon friendship moment below :
1. When Kihyun threw confetti at Suga’s face
Even ASTRO appeared amazed in the background when Kihyun tapped Suga’s back and threw confetti from the ground at his face. Only close pals could do something so brave!
2. When Kihyun invaded Suga’s personal space
Suga had a resting face as if thinking “ I’m used to this” when Kihyun leaned in and inspected his ear. Why did he do this? Nobody knows, however, personal space is not really an issue for these.
3. When Suga jammed to “Hero”
Army’s are ware that Suga seldom reacts to other groups award display stages however he was absolutely taken by Monsta X’s hit tune “Hero” in the 2017 Melon Music Awards.
4. When Kihyun jammed to “BTS”
Kihyun, likewise, was also totally immersed in BTS’s own stage! He couldn’t keep his jaw from losing in the overall performance of “Dionysus”, mainly throughout Suga’s part.
6. When Kihyun got Suga’s attention
It turned into a fandom warm subject matter when Kihyun slid his hand across Suga’s shoulders during the 2017 Melon Music Awards. It was probably the first time Armys and MONBEBEs found out the pair had been pals since before.
BTS × MONSTA X again! This time it is Suga × Kihyun~ ❤#방탄소년단 @BTS_twt pic.twitter.com/rZS87YUmNE— BTS SG🇸🇬 (@Bulletproof_SG) November 24, 2015
7. When Kihyun stated Suga
In one online broadcast, Monsta X was asked which different idols they had been close to, and kihyun at once mentioned Suga.
8. When Suga sent Monsta X flowers
BTS MONSTA X: Finally, their friendship turned into shown when Suga sent Kihyun a flower wreath for their Show in 2017. While he used his companies name, the rapper’s intent was recognized by kihyun who thanked him.
The fan was referring to this interaction between Kihyun and SUGA during MMA https://t.co/8C1Ns3qH8j— BTS SG🇸🇬 (@Bulletproof_SG) November 24, 2015
Now let’s talk about how their friendship started?
Lately, they’ve been so near that fans decided to personally ask kihyun about their friendship during a fan sign
Kihyun told a fan in 2015 they used to hang out with each other at night time earlier than their debut. Kihyun apparently knew about Suga’s underground rapping activities and they talked about music regularly.
Nowadays their busy schedule means they can’t hang out as regularly as before. But as Kihyun told KBS’s cool FM radio they still find time to speak every now and then!
“ Suga and I are both busy, so when we’re both having concerts, we’ll meet if we’re staying in the same hotel. We’ll talk for a bit in a hotel room about the matters we couldn’t talk about before.”