BTS are often asked during interviews especially this time of quarantine which music or artist they are listening to. They almost always have the same artist that they are into in the moment. Last year during their “Dynamite” interviews, they had said that they were loving Harry Style’s “”Watermelon Sugar” to which they nicknamed SUGA as they sang the song and the BTS rapper swayed to the music, it had become their inside joke.
This year when they sat down on the Zach Sang Show for an interview about “Butter” they were asked what they were listening to. Rapper j-hope started singing “Astronaut in the Ocean” by Masked Wolf and the rest of the members started grooving along. A BTS fan tweeted that particular clip excited at j-hope singing the song.
The artist, Masked Wolf retweeted two of the posts talking about j-hope singing his song and added “It’s humbling seeing artists I respect acknowledge my work, wishing everyone good fortune… So when am I becoming the 8th member?… I got you @BTS_twt“
Masked Wolf is a Greek-Australian Rapper. He is best known for the 2021 song “Astronaut in the Ocean”, which peaked at number 6 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. In an interview in 2019, Masked Wolf said “I’ve always been interested in music and as a young kid, my musical outlet was actually playing instruments like the piano, keyboard, guitar and drums.” He is a “huge fan of American Hip Hop.” He began writing at the age of 13
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