BTS member J-Hope surprised ARMY with his pre-release MORE, released on July 1, ahead of launching his debut solo Jack In The Box. J-Hope issued a statement for his followers on Twitter stating, “I am feeling thankful, perhaps also sorry for many ARMYs all around the world for accepting those thoughts and emotions together!!!” The announcement came after BTS revealed they will be taking a break to work on solo projects.
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BTS disclosed they will be taking a break to focus on their individual careers, with a number of separate projects in development on June 14 at BTS' Festa dinner, which is part of a yearly commemoration of their formation. The band expressed regret for disappointing their "BTS Army" and acknowledged the choice was difficult to make. "It's not like we're disbanding!" said band member Suga, attempting to defuse the situation.