10 Idols Whose Offstage vs. Onstage Photos Prove Why K-Pop Fans Have Trust Issues

When idols perform, they change their auras completely – sometimes so much, it’s like they’re completely different people.

K-Pop idols are trained for years to present themselves in new and different ways with each comeback and concept, and they’re so good at their dichotomies on stage and off that they’re like chameleons – able to change at literally a moment’s notice. Check out some photos that perfectly show K-Pop idols’s different auras, from cute to sexy, warm to cold, and everything in between!


1. Chanyeol (EXO): sweetheart during the day, wild at night


2. Joy (Red Velvet): playful vs aloof


3. Baekhyun (EXO): warm one minute, rich chaebol the next


4. Minho (SHinee): standoffish, then boyfriend material


5. Jennie (BLACKPINK): adorably needy vs independent


6. V (BTS): shy to confident (in literally one second)


7. Seulgi (Red Velvet): awkward to smooth


8. RM (BTS): cuddly one second, too cool the next


9. Nayeon (TWICE): cute vs sexy


10. Jimin (BTS): adorably pouty during the day, confident and sexy at night