On The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Paul McCartney shared what he knows about BTS.
When Stephen Colbert asked, “Do you know the Korean pop band, BTS?” Paul McCartney answered, “Yeah.”
In response, Stephen Colbert added, “They’re the biggest thing on the planet right now” to which Paul McCartney added, “So I’ve heard.”
Stephen Colbert then showed Paul McCartney a clip of BTS on the show singing “Hey Jude”.
“Do you know the Korean pop band @BTS_twt?”
“They’re the biggest thing on the planet right now.”
“So I’ve heard.”
SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY KNOWS BTS!! This is absolutely crazy and a HUGE honor!! ????pic.twitter.com/xPC4utRtKI
— Annie ✨ (@AnnieLuvsBTS1) September 24, 2019
At the time of their appearance, BTS also dressed in all black and paid homage to The Beatles while performing “Boy With Luv” at the Ed Sullivan Theatre.
So BTS must be absolutely stoked that Paul McCartney himself knows who they are! Way to go, BTS!