BTS are extremely mindful of their fans and listeners.
24 May 2018 - 5:10 PM  UPDATED 24 May 2018 - 5:10 PM

RM has revealed that BTS changed some of the lyrics from their new single "Fake Love" for their Billboard Music Awards performance to avoid accidentally offending anybody.

The Korean words "naega" ("I am") and "niga" ("you are") were changed to different words to avoid anybody potentially mistaking them for an offensive American slang word.

Speaking at the BTS press conference in Korea, RM said: "There were many people hearing the song for the first time, and when you are hearing parts like that as English, there is potential for misunderstandings to occur.

"To prevent that, we edited the lyrics to the point of not ruining how it sounds.”

Check out the performance below.

[Via Soompi]


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