The K-Pop world was abuzz with excitement and curiosity when a video allegedly featuring BTS’s Taehyung and BLACKPINK’s Jennie surfaced online on May 17th. The video, which showed the two superstars walking along the Seine river in Paris, sparked rumors of a possible romance between them. The next day, both Taehyung and Jennie became the most-followed K-Pop artists on Instagram, gaining tens of thousands of new followers in a matter of hours.
The video was originally posted by a French journalist named Amar Taoualit on his TikTok account. He also shared a photo of Taehyung with his manager, confirming that it was indeed him in the video. The video quickly went viral on various social media platforms, especially among the fans of BTS and BLACKPINK.
Many fans were thrilled by the possibility of Taehyung and Jennie dating, as they are both considered to be among the most popular and talented members of their respective groups. Some fans even noticed that the two idols had matching outfits and accessories in some of their previous posts, suggesting that they might have been hinting at their relationship for a while. Fans also praised their managers and bodyguards for protecting them from unwanted attention and allowing them to enjoy their time together.
The hashtag #Taennie, a combination of Taehyung and Jennie’s names, trended on Twitter as fans expressed their support and admiration for the rumored couple.
Taehyung and Jennie are both part of the biggest K-Pop groups in the world, BTS and BLACKPINK. They have both achieved immense success and popularity, both in Korea and internationally. They have also both ventured into solo projects, showcasing their individual talents and personalities. They have both been involved in dating rumors before, but none of them have ever confirmed any relationship publicly.
As of May 19th, Taehyung has 58,893,038 followers on Instagram, while Jennie has 78,816,492.