What will HYBE do in case the “golden egg” BTS is not exempt from military service?

This is a plan put in place to ensure the company's revenue when the BTS members complete their military service.


Recently, in addition to information about the group’s upcoming comeback, one thing that makes fans and the public equally interested in the members’ enlistment. Recently, the Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism also mentioned considering the controversial proposal to exempt BTS from military service.

While the matter has not been decided yet, the company HYBE has planned to “defensive” if BTS enlists in the army.

BTS ‘ HYBE company HYBE’s recently announced first-quarter earnings are still the highest among all top entertainment companies but haven’t exceeded market expectations. According to Korean media analysis, the uncertainty about BTS’s military service had a big impact on HYBE’s earnings in the first quarter of 2022.

Due to the fact that BTS is the company’s No. 1 source of income. When asked about this, a representative of HYBE revealed that the company has prepared a plan to ensure the future growth of the company in case the BTS members are not exempt from military service. Obligatory.

Since BTS received the Presidential Medal of Culture in 2018, the group’s oldest member Jin was able to delay his mandatory military service until December 31, 2022. The upcoming events could becoming. Relevant departments will announce the official decision.

HYPE is currently investing in LE SSERAFIM, the company’s first girl group in a long time that is expected to lead the 4th generation. However, LE SSERAFIM has been troubled since its introduction due to member Kim Garam is accused of school violence.

Currently, BTS is in the process of preparing for a comeback with the album Proof on June 10.