British singer and composer Elton John told what he thinks about the South Korean band BTS, Metro reports with reference to The Official Big Top 40 radio show.
According to one of the most successful musicians in the UK and the world, he was «very flattered» when the members of the boy band mentioned him in their song «Permission To Dance», released in July this year: «It was so cool to be namechecked by someone like BTS».
The Briton added that he loves new, young music very much. She inspires him: «It does blow my mind but it’s because I love new, young music. That’s what inspires me».
«I love the old music, but the new music, when you hear something great by someone new, like Holly Humberstone or The Kid LAROI or someone like that, you just think ‘God, I wish I could have done something like that when I was that young», — John commented.
Sir Elton also mentioned a post he made in early August on social networks to thank the members of the K-pop group for the song.
The musician attached a clip to the publication in which he sings «Permission to Dance».