It’s BTS Jimin‘s birthday, and ARMYs couldn’t be more proud of the talented, charitable, handsome, hilarious, and intelligent man he’s become!
Here are 10 pictures that show Jimin’s evolution over the years in honor of his birthday!
1. He’s always been adorable
Jimin’s eye-catching visuals and sweet personality quickly captured ARMYs’ hearts, and from the looks of this baby picture, he’s been adorable all his life!
2. His passion for his craft is undeniable
Even before he debuted with BTS, Jimin’s love for music and dance was apparent. In his pre-debut video logs, he was excited about the chance to show the world what he’s capable of, even though he was tired from long dance practices and recording sessions.
3. He performed like an experienced idol even as a rookie
By the time, BTS debuted with “No More Dream,” Jimin already seemed like a professional idol! His stage presence, dance moves, and voice were out of this world, and he had the perfect facial expressions every time he took the stage.
4. “I Need U” proved just how well Jimin expresses difficult emotions on stage
Although BTS had released emotional songs before “I Need U,” this song showed everyone that the group wouldn’t shy away from expressing their feelings through their music. Jimin perfectly expressed all of the emotions contained in “I Need U,” which showed just how great of a performer and artist he is.
5. We will never forget “Blood, Sweat, & Tears” Jimin
Jimin truly shined during this era! He perfectly expressed the song’s sensual vibe, and ARMYs are still talking about his iconic “Blood, Sweat, & Tears” hair, as well as his infamous shoulder shrug.
6. No wonder “the one with pink hair” was trending after BTS performed “Boy With Luv” on SNL
By the time “Boy With Luv” came out, there was no denying that BTS was a global sensation. During this era, Jimin was 100% his “cutie, sexy, lovely” self, and ARMYs loved how confident he had become.
7. He owned the “Black Swan” era
Jimin got the chance to show off his contemporary dance and ballet skills with “Black Swan.” As he danced to this sad song, all of the difficult emotions BTS expressed through “Black Swan” could be seen in his moves.
8. “Dynamite” Jimin will forever be iconic
Jimin looked like the king of the disco in “Dynamite!” As always he wowed with his amazing stage presence, and he had truly become a shining example of a great performer by then.
9. We love how confident he’s become
By the time BTS started promoting “Butter” and “Permission to Dance,” Jimin’s innate confidence and incredible sense of humor had won him millions of fans. To this day, he continues to wow ARMY with how cool he is.
10. The aspiring K-Pop idol from all those years ago has grown into a worldwide superstar and more
Jimin, along with and the rest of BTS, has achieved so much! Not only is he an iconic performer, but he’s even a diplomat. He truly has come a long way!