BTS delivered a welcome message for Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber following the acquisition of HYBE of the American stars' entertainment company Ithaca Holdings.
On April 2, HYBE Corporation, the company behind BTS, announced that it is acquiring Ithaca Holdings and buying all its shares for 1.70 trillion Won or USD 1.5 billion. Ithaca Holdings will be a subsidiary of HYBE America.
"Such great news that leaves us all in awe! Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, J Balvin! The team behind these and so many incredible artists have come together with HYBE. We're so happy to see so many artists that we cherish and love become a part of this family. It feels like the world is getting more connected and even smaller," RM said in the video uploaded by HYBE Corporation.
Suga added that they are looking forward to the many possibilities of this recent development.
Time 📸 pic.twitter.com/x9t9jMxzbd— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) December 15, 2020
"We're seeing things we could never imagine turn into reality, as this incredible news. And it makes us think there are no boundaries or limits to the work that we're doing. We can't wait to see the endless possibilities that await us," he remarked.
Meanwhile, J-Hope expressed his elation for the many exciting content that they can produce alongside their fellow artists soon.
"I hope we can grow and share positive influence with all the artists that have become a part of our new family. And most of all, we hope this new adventure will give fans a fresh experience and be a source of new joy. We once again welcome the artists of Ithaca Holdings. Thank you," he stated.