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Kim Hyun Joong, “The people I wish to protect are my fans”
【June 4=KEJ Mai Okune / Photo= Dong Yeop Chang / Translator Eunbee Kim】Singer Kim Hyun Joong shared his warm thoughts and opinions regarding fans following the premium event “3rd Single TONIGHT Premiere Event” celebrating the release of his newest Japanese single.
After being presented with cake and flowers at the event, a surprised Kim Hyun Joong shared his gratitude and said, “Thank you so much to the fans, staff, and cast for all of the hard work in preparation of tonight. I sincerely hope that everyone will thoroughly be thanked through the contents of the album.” When asked who he would most like to protect as a result of lyrics from his title track “TONIGHT” reading “I will protect you”, the singer replied, “All of my fans”. Kim Hyun Joong continued, “I hope everyone will gain hope and vigor through hearing and seeing my singing and acting. I personally believe that without everyone’s support I would be nowhere, and wish that everyone will be able to recharge through my work.”
Japanese talents in presence were KABA, Kazuko Kurosawa, and Shogo Kariyazaki. When asked upon who of the three he would most like to protect, Kim Hyun Joong replied, “I would like to protect the most fragile and lady-like woman (laughter)”. Even comedian Kazuko Kurosawa was unable to hide her glee while wearing a shy expression on her face.
Lastly, Kim Hyun Joong shared a message with his Japanese fans saying, “To all my Japanese fans, thank you so much for waiting for my new song ‘TONIGHT’. It’s a piece that a lot of thought was put into because I aimed for it to be music that would be worthy of my fans, so I hope you all enjoy it. I really wish to continue to make the best music I can for you all. Thank you again.”