Renowned Puerto Rican-American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars, who is known worldwide as a pop star, has made a long-awaited return to Korea after nine years. The news of his arrival has sparked excitement not only among his fans but also among domestic celebrities, ranging from Girls’ Generation to AOA.
On the 17th of June, the first day of the “Hyundai Card Super Concert 27 Bruno Mars,” took place at the Olympic Stadium located on Olympic Road in Seoul’s Songpa District. From Girls’ Generation to AOA, Korean stars couldn’t contain their excitement at the thought of meeting him.
The concert, which will run for two days on the 17th and 18th, attracted an audience of 101,000 people. Bruno Mars, who last visited Korea in 2014, finally reunited with his Korean fans after a nine-year hiatus.
Anticipating his meeting with Korean fans, Bruno Mars took to his social media before the first concert and wrote, “Tonight, I’m going on a date with Korean fans. Let’s meet at 8 PM.”
In response to his post, Girls’ Generation member and actress Choi Sooyoung expressed her excitement, saying, “Oppa, I’ll be sitting in a Versace.”
Dancer Aiki jokingly commented, “Oppa, I got married, but I still love you,” amusing everyone with her witty remark.
Actress Seolhyun, formerly of AOA, eagerly stated, “Oppa, let’s meet later.” Meanwhile, Shin Jimin playfully exclaimed, “Oppa, I lost weight because of you.”
Singer Seo Moon-tak confidently left a striking comment, saying, “I want to go too, bro,” attracting attention with his bold reply.