Shinee Talks About Being Mentioned In Barack Obamas Speech

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SHINee Talks About Being Mentioned In Barack Obamas Speech
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SHINee Talks About Being Mentioned In Barack Obamas Speech

On July 3, former president Barack Obama visited Korea for the Asian Leadership Conference and gave SHINee the huge honor by mentioning them during his speech. Key responded to the shoutout shortly thereafter, and the group recently had another opportunity to bring up Obamas gesture.

On July 8, SHINee returned to the stage to perform in the SMTOWN LIVE WORLD TOUR VI in Seoul. During the performance, they thanked their fans for sticking with them, and also talked about being mentioned by Obama.

Minho Shares SHINees Reaction To Being Mentioned In Barack Obamas Speech
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Minho Shares SHINees Reaction To Being Mentioned In Barack Obamas Speech

Minho has talked about how SHINee reacted to being mentioned by former United States president Barack Obama during his speech!

On July 3 of this year, Barack Obama gave a speech at the 8th Asian Leadership Conference held at Grand Walkerhill Hotel in Seoul, during which he talked about the friendship between South Korea and the United States.

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He mentioned, “Some of our young people in America are learning to speak Korean so they can keep up with the band SHINee.” He added, “In exchange, I understand SHINee has developed a passion for America’s In-N-Out burgers.”

Minho shares how the SHINee members reacted after former US President Obama mentioned them in a speech
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Minho shares how the SHINee members reacted after former US President Obama mentioned them in a speech

Broadcasted on September 12, SBS 'One Night of TV Entertainment' welcomed SHINee's Minho to the show where he discussed how his fellow teammates reacted after former US President Barack Obama mentioned them during a speech.

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Kim So Hee mentioned, "Recently a special person talked about SHINee."  Hearing this, Minho answered, "Former US President Obama talked about SHINee".

During a speech at 'The 8th Asian Leadership Conference' held in Seoul back in July, former US President Obama had briefly mentioned the popular idol group, saying how young teens in America were learning Korean so that can keep up with SHINee.  He also added that SHINee enjoyed eating burgers, which caused SHINee fans to be proud.

How Did SHINee Feel After Former President Barack Obama Praised Them In His Speech?
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How Did SHINee Feel After Former President Barack Obama Praised Them In His Speech?

International fans of SHINee were more then delighted when they heard the great news and praise that came from former President Barack Obama during a speech he gave at the '8th Asian Leadership Conference' held in Seoul back in July of this year.

On the September 13th episode of SBS' 'One Night of Entertainment,' interviewer Kim So Hee met with SHINee's Minho in order to discuss the memorable moment. SHINee's Minho not only expressed his honest reaction but the true opinions of his fellow members as well.

BTSs Rap Monster Reveals New Track Was Inspired By Barack Obamas Mic Drop
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BTSs Rap Monster Reveals New Track Was Inspired By Barack Obamas Mic Drop

BTS has said that one of the tracks in their new mini album was inspired by former United States president Barack Obama.

During a press conference on September 18, BTSs Rap Monster mentioned the famous White House Correspondents Dinner speech in which Barack Obama dropped his microphone at the end. Rap Monster said, Its one of the performances that says, My speech was good, wasnt it?'

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Rap Monster explained that the track inspired by Barack Obamas performance was MIC Drop. Its a song that includes a lot of our swag and ambitions, he explained. It began after getting inspired by Barack Obama.