In light of IU‘s epic return to the stage, something her mother did for her daughter’s fans at one of her concerts resurfaced online.

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Back in 2018, IU held her 10-year debut anniversary concern, “dlwlrma 2018.”

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And her mother decided to do something special for her daughter’s precious fans.

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It turns out that IU’s mother spent her own money to buy 12000 seat cushions so that her daughter’s fans could enjoy the concert more comfortably.

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But touching stories about IU’s mother don’t end there.

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Back in 2011, IU appeared on KBS‘s Win Win where she revealed that her mother insisted on only using her own money to pay back her debt without taking any from her daughter.

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And in 2018, IU revealed on KBS’s The Joy Of Conversation that her mother tries not to benefit too much from her daughter’s success.

She’s working hard to achieve her dream of managing an orphanage. She insists on not getting any help from her daughter. She doesn’t let me be a good daughter.

— IU

Now we know where IU gets her big heart from.