On June 7, Big Hit Entertainment confirmed that BTS and Big Hit Entertainment have donated $1 million to Black Lives Matter.
On June 4, BTS has also posted on their Twitter,
“We stand against racial discrimination. We condemn violence. You, I and we all have the right to be respected. We will stand together.” with a #BlackLivesMatter hash tag, showing that they support the anti-racism movement.
Moreover, other K-pop artists have supported this movement by donating or sharing posts on their social media. Mark from GOT7 donated $7,000 to the ‘George Floyd Memorial fund’, and Jay Park and his label ‘H1GHR Music’ have donated $21,000 to ‘Black Lives Matter’. Jay Park commented “Countless innocent unarmed people losing their lives and nobody taking responsibility or being held accountable.”