After four months and 28 unforgettable shows, BTS Suga‘s SUGA | Agust D “D-DAY” world tour has officially come to an end.
Suga’s tour was filled with meaningful moments, and the final encore shows were especially emotional thanks to surprise performances from BTS’s Jungkook, Jimin, and RM and a special appearance in the crowd from Jin and J-Hope, the currently enlisted BTS members.
It wasn’t just the special guests that made the final concert emotional. From the beginning of the tour, Suga has ended his concerts in the same way.
After performing the set’s last song, the lights are turned on, and no background music plays as Suga calmly turns from facing the audience and walks backstage.
As for Suga’s calm exit without any ending remarks or farewells immediately after performing “The Last”… the moment the song ends, we cut off everything even before Suga exits the stage. So, there’s no background music, and lights are turned on immediately, cutting off any lingering emotions from the performance. And as Suga turns around and walks away at that moment, those three seconds show the real Suga. We wanted the audience, staff, and Suga to just be themselves for that fleeting moment.
— Ha Jung Jae, Lead Professional at the HYBE 360 Concert Production 1 Studio
iconic walk off night 3 pic.twitter.com/d7xcoOZJT9
— prem⁷ 🧃 (@thverie) April 30, 2023
For the last concert, Suga again walked toward the back of the stage but was instead faced with a white door.
He looked back at the audience before opening the door, taking his time to greet ARMYs, before walking through the door and closing it behind him.
the end. He left his every concert without looking back but today he stayed, he thanked, he captured each and every moment in his heart in his memory forever😭🖤#D_DAY_THE_FINAL #D_DAY_THE_FINAL_D3#SUGA #YOONGI #BTS #BTSARMY pic.twitter.com/Khfk5hfi6u
— Sidrah || AFBF💜 (@SidraahA) August 6, 2023
What makes this moment significant is its ties to Suga’s emotionally raw song “AMYGDALA,” which details past struggles he had to overcome, including his shoulder injury, his mother’s heart surgery, and his father’s liver cancer diagnosis.
In the music video for the song, Suga’s alter ego Agust D sits in an isolated room with only a couch and a white door as memories of his past repeat themselves.
As the Suga from his past and Agust D attempt to walk through the door, it’s either locked or it closes before they can pass through.
At the end of his last D-Day: The Final concert, Suga is finally able to walk through the door, making many ARMYs emotional as they made the connection to his “AMYGDALA” music video.
it's the same amygdala door that he failed to open in the mv but now he is free from his past trauma..all healed..Min Yoongi you are the strongest person I've ever know and you deserve all the happiness and peace and love LOVE YOUpic.twitter.com/WsMFz53IgU
— angel_jimin🐣⁷🔍⍤⃝🔎💜 (@bangtan_for_lyf) August 6, 2023
Yoongi leaving from the amygdala door which he couldn't reach in the mv but now he can open it he is healed pic.twitter.com/Ehl2eVn9G9
— Shru⁷ (@bangtinyboyys) August 6, 2023
The door he couldn't open in the AMYGDALA mv , finally opened today , and he is finally free , HE made it out of that damn door. He did it! you did it,min yoongi!
Future is gonna be okay MIN YOONGIpic.twitter.com/6vZ7BatU6I
— ⁷ (@Pk_bts_land) August 6, 2023
The door that didn't open in Amygdala's music video, finally opened today =))
Min Yoongi finally opened this damn door and got out…
How proud I am of him 🥲💜
August D Suga D-DAY Tour
#방탄소년단 #D_DAY_THE_FINAL #SUGA_AgustD_TOUR #D_DAY_THE_FINAL3회차공연 pic.twitter.com/EukLgiqpKy
— 𓆩LiLi⁴.멜리카.SG⁷𓆪 ٭BP⁷ANNIVERSARY* (@47melika) August 6, 2023
HE’S FREE. pic.twitter.com/gjkZRHdshJ
— JRJOT7 (mostly IA) (@LetsBeGoodHuman) August 6, 2023
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