The much-awaited news is finally out. Bighit Hit Music announced through its social media account that BTS‘s Jungkook will be part of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Soundtrack and will perform at the World Cup opening ceremony!
방탄소년단 ‘정국’이 2022 FIFA 카타르 월드컵 공식 사운드트랙과 월드컵 개막식 공연에 참여합니다. 많은 기대 부탁드립니다!
Proud to announce that Jung Kook is part of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Soundtrack & will perform at the World Cup opening ceremony. Stay tuned!#FIFAWorldCup pic.twitter.com/MwJ2kdNRBp
— BTS_official (@bts_bighit) November 12, 2022
With this, Jungkook is the first Korean to perform in the FIFA World Cup opening ceremony.
Fans are so proud of Jungkook and are excited for the events to unfold, leading to his performance on the opening ceremony.
Being a part of the FIFA World Cup Soundtrack and performing at the World Cup opening ceremony at 25!
The relevance Jungkook has is insane, a Korean man from Busan did that, everyone should be very proud of him.
— Jungkook Charts (@KookCharts) November 12, 2022
Jungkook is the First Korean to perform in the opening of FIFA Tournament History. pic.twitter.com/kOmUXNJOab
— 국 • (@jungkooktrends) November 12, 2022
hoseok solo debut stage in lollapalooza, seokjin solo debut stage in a stadium with 70k+ capacity and jungkook's solo debut stage at the fifa world cup… they are unmatched
— sen⁷ 🌊 (@sugatradamus) November 12, 2022
It will be only a matter of time now for what Jungkook’s recent activities in Qatar were for.
Others confirmed to perform are Diplo, Kizz Daniel, Nora Fatehi, Trinidad Cardona, and Calvin Harris. FIFA World Cup shared the schedules of performances through their Twitter Account.
Some HUGE names. Who would you want to see most? 👀
— FIFA World Cup (@FIFAWorldCup) November 11, 2022