Tiger JK says it’s all thanks to BTS’ RM that their latest collaboration “Timeless” was able to top American iTunes Hip Hop and K-Pop chart!
On November 20 broadcast of SBS Power FM’s “Cultwo Show,” rapper Tiger JK appeared as a guest alongside Bizzy and singer Ailee. Tiger JK recently returned to the industry with studio album “X,” his last album as Drunken Tiger.
The rapper said, “I got married and I have a kid. I can no longer satisfy the needs of the Drunken Tiger fans. I want to end this chapter of my life and conclude it as a beautiful memory. If I were to continue the promotions of Drunken Tiger, it wouldn’t be real.”
The album also gained much attention from the public for featuring a variety of guest artists. The list includes not only BTS’ RM, but also SEVENTEEN’S Vernon, Sechs Kies’ Eun Ji-Won, Kim Jong-Kook, DefConn, and HaHa.
Tiger JK mentioned track “Timeless,” which he had collaborated with RM and gathered a huge success from all around the world. The track achieved No. 1 on iTunes charts in 18 countries, including the iTunes K-Pop chart and the American iTunes hip Hop chart.
Regarding the results, Tiger JK gave all credit to RM. The rapper said, “it’s all thanks to RM. Thanks to him, I got to experience what it feels like to place No. 1 on iTunes in America.”
Translated by Dasol Kim