BTS fans again have much to cheer about as news about SUGA becoming an NBA (National Basketball Association) ambassador! The NBA tweeted out a video of SUGA announcing his role for the rest of the 2022 - 2023 season! Read on to see what SUGA's responsibilities will include!
SUGA, an avid fan of the NBA, will be featured on both the NBA's and his personal social media channels including attending NBA games and events in the United States and in Asia for promotional activities!
The NBA will also be supporting SUGA with his new solo album launch and world tour, collaborating in select concerts in celebration of his debut solo album "D-Day", scheduled to be released on April 21, 2023! Meanwhile, let's enjoy the "D-Day" trailer!
Here's a little preview of Agust D '사람 Pt.2 (feat. 아이유)' Official MV!
This is what SUGA said when asked about his role as an ambassador!
“Music and basketball have been shared passions of mine since my youth, and it’s a dream to be named an NBA Ambassador. I’m excited to formalize my relationship with the NBA, and I can’t wait to share some exciting collaborations I have planned with the league over the coming months.”
This is great news for fans in Asia as basketball has always been one of the most popular sports in the region. With the help of a global music, fashion, and passionate NBA fan, in SUGA, the NBA will surely increase its presence in the global community!
Let us know if you're a basketball fan! What's your favorite team?