Bighit Entertainment announced the upcoming release of Jimin's new single, Closer Than This, on December 22, sending ARMYs into a frenzy. Fans express their excitement and anticipation for Jimin's Christmas gift to them.
In a statement, Bighit Music revealed that 'Closer Than This' is a special fan song, embodying Jimin's sincere feelings for the ARMY. As BTS members Jimin, Jungkook, V, and RM fulfill their mandatory military service, this surprise release is seen as a touching gesture to keep the connection alive during their absence.
Fans flooded social media with reactions, expressing their impatience and joy. Memes and GIFs flooded timelines as the fandom eagerly awaits Jimin's musical gift.
Hduwhkaizushaj I badly need this comfort chimmy😭💜— •᷄ɞ•᷅ ⁷ (@_K00K9Y) December 20, 2023
“Closer Than This” is a heartfelt fan song that encapsulates Jimin’s genuine feelings for ARMY. pic.twitter.com/0Du5isDDpk— Atiqa⁷ (@atiqabhatti1) December 20, 2023
Jimin's song for Christmas pic.twitter.com/WXooRs20Wj— Atiqa⁷ (@atiqabhatti1) December 20, 2023
The announcement comes amid the news of the members' military enlistment, with the promise of a reunion in 2025.
Bighit Music's statement resonates with hope, stating that 'Closer Than This' aims to bring warmth and optimism to fans in the final days of 2023. Jimin's solo venture is expected to offer solace and connection, bridging the gap until the much-anticipated BTS reunion.
As the year draws to a close, ARMYs are gearing up for a heartwarming surprise from Jimin, who continues to demonstrate his unwavering love and appreciation for the dedicated BTS fanbase.