Taemin is not only known for his artistic style in the Korean entertainment industry but is also celebrated as one of the legendary dancers. After serving for 2 years in the military, the star is back with his fourth mini album, “Guilty,” on 30th October 2023.
Recently, he attended a press conference in Seoul’s Gwangjin District, revealing many inside stories. During the conference, the idol got a lot of attention regarding his favorite junior idol. Who is on the top of Taemin’s favorite junior artist, and why? Curious to know? Scroll down to know more!
In the press conference held in Gwangjin District on 30th October 2023, Taemin revealed that in his views, SEVENTEEN’s Hoshi is a promising junior artist. He also complimented Hoshi’s dancing abilities, which, according to him, is best. What adds a special touch to this admiration is the fact that Taemin highlighted that Hoshi is a devoted fan of his work. He further teased the fans that both idols are considering collaborating on a project soon.
Who Is the Top Pick of Taemin’s In the Best K-Pop Junior Artist Category and Why?
The Korean pop industry is a balanced combination of “AWW” and “OOPS.” In a minute, you are laughing over Jungkook’s TikTok account reveal. Next, you are sighing loudly in frustration over Hybe’s role in BTS V solo’s promotion. It happens in a second and lasts for days.
However, idol interaction is no doubt everyone’s favorite, making it a reason to trend. Recently, Shawols and Carats were interacting on social media after finding that their idols may collaborate in the future.
The news began with the press conference held by Taemin on October 30, 2023, in Gwangjin District. Upon asking about a promising junior artist, Taemin replied with a beaming smile, saying,
“Hoshi from SEVENTEEN. He’s a great dancer”
What makes this declaration particularly special is the mutual admiration between these two artists. Carats were well aware of Hosi’s admiration for Taemin, and finally, his idol acknowledged it, too.
He revealed that Hoshi is not only a great dancer but also a “big fan” of his work. He further teased both fandoms, saying that in the future, he would like to work with him, saying,
“We’ve casually talked about collaborating and featuring in each other’s music. It’s a lighthearted conversation, but I’m genuinely excited about it.”
This acknowledgment of each other’s talents underscores the sense of camaraderie and respect that exists among K-pop artists, regardless of their status. These are the moments all the OG K-pop fans are missing. On the show, Suchwita, Taemin again mentioned Hoshi and how his words impacted him to continue his journey.
The excitement didn’t stop at the praise Taemin had for Hoshi. Both idols further collaborated on the “Guilty” dance challenge and posted it on TikTok. Now, we know why Carats and Shawols were screaming. After completing his two mandatory military service, the maknae of SHINee is back with his fourth mini album, “Guilty.”
The album was released on October 30, 2023, at 6 p.m. KST. The industry is filled with Guilty’s TikTok dance challenges. However, Hoshi is at the top by winning his idol’s appreciation.
Fans are now eagerly waiting for such collaborations between other artists, regardless of their groups. The exchange of talent and ideas between established artists and the emerging generation is undoubtedly amazing and fulfilling.
For Teamin, it’s Seventeen’s Hoshi who tops the dance category. Who is your favorite dancer in the entire K-pop industry?
Also, whom do you want to see collaborating in the industry? Feel free to share your opinions in the comment section.