Rumored to be Dating, What’s Up with TWICE’s Nayeon and BTS’ Jungkook’s Relationship?

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Learn More About TWICE’s Nayeon and BTS’ Jungkook’s Rumor

TWICE’s Nayeon is a South Korean singer. She is the lead singer of the South Korean girl group Twice under JYP Entertainment. For two years in a row (2017 and 2018), she was voted the sixth most popular Korean idol in Gallup Korea’s annual music poll. On the other hand, BTS’ Jungkook is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is the vocalist of the South Korean boy group BTS. In January 2019, Jungkook revealed that he used the fabric softener brand Downy for his laundry. This revelation led to an unexpected spike in the brand’s sales and two months worth of the Downy products were sold out.

TWICE’s Nayeon and BTS’ Jungkook are respectively famous. TWICE and BTS have often promoted at the same time and they often meet at music shows. The two groups’ interactions have attracted many fans and sometimes even lead to rumors. In this article, Channel-Korea will provide you with a rundown of everything about TWICE’s Nayeon and BTS’ Jungkook’s dating rumor. So, stay tuned!

Nayeon and Jungkook’s Dating Rumors and Evidence

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It all began when netizens pointed out that Nayeon has been mentioning BTS’ name quite often whether in a radio show or a recording studio.

On December 11th, 2017, TWICE held a special Naver V Live broadcast about their comeback with the repackage album Merry & Happy. Nayeon commented that she spilled blood, sweat, and tears during the recording process for “Heart Shaker.” She continued that the song was very high pitch and they had to record multiple times. She had to repeatedly sing the song several times. She thought that the pitch would be leveled down during the recording, but the pitch was still high. In the broadcast, she mentioned “blood, sweat and tears” which is also a title of a BTS song.


On April 11th, 2018, during Ji Suk-jin’s 2 O’clock Date, Ji Suk-jin asked Nayeon about her sleeping habit. She responded that she didn’t have it anymore. However, other TWICE members answered back that she still had the sleeping habit. TWICE’s Nayeon said that she once slept with electric blanket and woke up with sweat. Other members told her that she sang BTS’ “Fire” in her sleep. This time she mentioned that she unconsciously sang BTS’ song in her sleep.

Because of her past comments related to BTS, some netizens were trying to link her comments as proof that she was dating a BTS member. Moreover, in early 2019, netizens noticed that there were some unusual behaviors around TWICE’s Nayeon and one of the members of BTS, Jungkook. According to Koreaboo, here is the list of Jungkook’s “unusual behaviors” around Nayeon:

Jungkook Staring at Nayeon

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Jungkook and Nayeon were standing in the same line. While Nayeon was looking at the fans, Jungkook “took a peek” at her.

Some fans supported Jungkook and Nayeon becoming a couple. They edited some pictures and videos of Jungkook and Nayeon and made them look like it was real. Here are some of the fan-edited pictures and videos:

Compilation of Jungkook and Nayeon moments

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Nayeon staring at Jungkook

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The rumors were fans’ wishes and expectations as there is no information about Jungkook and Nayeon’s special relationship from their agencies, respectively.

Their Relationship Now

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Nayeon and Jungkook are busy with their scheduled activities respectively. TWICE is busy with their World Tour 2019 TWICELIGHTS’ They have just finished their first-ever U.S. Tour on July 23rd, 2019. They are scheduled to perform in Malaysia on August 17th, 2019, and start their Japan tour from October 23rd, 2019, to February 22nd, 2020.

Meanwhile, BTS has just released a trailer for their new film Bring the Soul: The Movie. On August 3rd, 2019, at midnight KST, the group gave another sneak preview of their new concert movie Bring the Soul: The Movie. Following the “Tear” preview last week, this new trailer is titled the “Je t’aime” (I love you) version. The movie is available in theaters worldwide from August 7th, 2019. Here are the trailers:

Latest News

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Nayeon is on the cover of the August 2019 issue of the fashion magazine Nylon. During the interview, Nayeon talked about her daily life, saying that she generally wakes up early and thinks of herself as a morning person. She also talked about her long time as a trainee and TWICE member. She doesn’t think of it as either long or short, but when she thinks about it, that is the entire of her school years. Each memory is clear for her.

In response to the staff and reporter’s compliments, Nayeon commented that there are so many people who are prettier than her, but she likes herself. Before, her insecurities would weigh on her mind all the time, then she learned that even those things were her. “I’m the only one to have this, after all.” The rest of her interview is available in the August 2019 issue of Nylon.

On the other hand, Jungkook is strengthening his friendship with his 97-line friends. On July 28th, 2019, Jungkook shared the photo from a hangout with his 97-liner friends Astro’s Cha Eun-woo, Seventeen’s Mingyu, and GOT7’s Yugyeom. Just a few days before, Jungkook sent a coffee truck to the set of Astro’s Cha Eun-woo’s drama Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung.

In June 2019, Jungkook received a snack truck sent by actor Yeo Jin-goo to BTS’ fan meeting venue in Busan. In April 2019, Jungkook sent Yeo Jin-goo snack and coffee trucks to the set of his drama Hotel del Luna. Yeo Jin-goo is also part of the 97-line friends. Here are some of Jungkook’s tweets related to his 97-line friends:

That was all the information about Nayeon and Jungkook’s dating rumors. Please, don’t forget to kindly share your thoughts in the comment section below!