Many K-Pop idols originally start as fans, where other K-Pop idols may influence their decision on wanting to become an idol. It can be quite a surreal moment when idols get to meet their biases. Here are 10 K-Pop idols who started as fans, and eventually got to meet their biases.
1. BamBam (GOT7) meeting G-Dragon (BIGBANG)
2. IU meeting Taeyang (BIGBANG)
IU has admitted that she’s a big fan of Taeyang. She couldn’t even contain herself once she got a chance to speak with him.
IU even got to perform with Taeyang, which involved a small kiss.
3. Park Jihoon meeting V (BTS)
Jihoon is quite a successful fan, where he initially was just a fanboy of V.
The two eventually interacted when they were at the same award show.
The two even occasionally play some games together.
4. Yuqi [(G)I-DLE] meeting Super Junior
Yuqi has admitted that she’s been a fan of Super Junior for a long time.
Unfortunately, she couldn’t meet her bias, Ryeowook, at the time because he was in the military.
Yuqi was able to send a video message to Ryeowook once he was discharged.
5. Heechul (Super Junior) meeting Sohee
Heechul has admitted that he’s a big fan of Sohee, even when she was a rookie. Despite this, Heechul never got the chance to meet her, until her appearance on Knowing Brothers.
6. Jane (MOMOLAND) briefly meeting INFINITE
Jane has quite a unique story, where she was once a fansite manager for INFINITE‘s L. Jane eventually debuted as a member of MOMOLAND and was once promoting at the same time as INFINITE.
7. Sungyeol (INFINITE) getting a message from Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation)
Sungyeol has never been shy about admitting that he’s a big fan of Taeyeon.
He was in for a surprise once he received a video message from her.
8. Jungkook (BTS) briefly meeting IU
Jungkook has admitted how much of fanboy he is of IU.
The two have had some small interactions, such as when Jungkook was an MC.
9. Kenta meeting Teen Top
Kenta has admitted that he’s quite the fanboy of Teen Top.
Kenta was in for a huge surprise once he got to have a phone call with Ricky.
10. Xiumin (EXO) meeting TVXQ
Xiumin has admitted that TVXQ are a big reason why he decided to become an idol.
Now, they are under the same label, making Xiumin one of the most successful fanboys.