K-pop boy band Bangtan Sonyeondan aka BTS’ leader Kim Namjoon ringed in his 26th birthday on September 12. 1 era. 1 on Billboard Hot 100 making history as the septet became the first all-Korean group to achieve this milestone. The BTS leader also thanked fans for making their latest all-English single a massive success. The current situation with COVID-19 is dire and in order for it to end, so many people are doing their best, trying to crack down on the disease. BTS’s RM celebrated his latest birthday in a meaningful way! He made a visit to the digital art exhibition "Starry Beach" by media art unit a'strict at Kukje Gallery in central Seoul on Saturday, his birthday, posting a photo of the visit on his social media account. Also Read | BTS' RM And A Fan's Adorable Interaction Goes Viral; Fans Say RM Has The "purest Heart". According to Naver TV via Soompi, Joonie made a generous donation of 100 million won (USD 84,200 apprx) to the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA) on September 12. All rights reserved.Billboard is part of MRC Media and Info, a division of MRC. Cindy Ord via Getty Images Jimin, Jungkook, RM, J-Hope, V, Jin, and SUGA of the K-pop boy band BTS visit the "Today" Show in February 21, 2020. During a press conference to celebrate Dynamite's success, Jimin had revealed BTS' new goal to be, "There are things we have to do and can do. RM, the leader of K-pop super group BTS and a well-known art buff, has donated 100 million won (US$84,000) to the art foundation of the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary (MMCA) on the occasion of his birthday last week, the foundation announced Monday. The Intro: Persona rapper also confessed that if COVID-19 didn't exist, he would love to visit more art galleries especially Musée d'Orsay in Paris, France. A South Korean specialized school received a donation of 100 million Korean won, the equivalent of around $83,740 USD, as a donation from BTS ’ RM to commemorate his recent birthday. According to the foundation, RM said he hoped to encourage a culture of reading art books and nurture artistic sensibilities among the youth. BTS RM wishes to explore more galleries around the world. RM, who turned 26 on Saturday, donated 100 million won ($84,200… The leader of the K-pop group and the art enthusiast RM gave back in a humble way, as per fans. In return, BTS’ RM oozed generosity when he donated 100 million won to a museum. Connect with friends faster than ever with the new Facebook app. Namjoon too celebrated his birthday in a meaningful way by donating to something he feels very passionate about; art! 1 on Billboard Hot 100 for two consecutive weeks. BTS’ RM turned a year older Sept. 12, and he marked the occasion with a generous donation to a field he's passionate about: art. Moreover, Dynamite remains No. Namjoon’s efforts earned praise from the director of MMCA, Yoon Bum-mo. During the interview with Naver, her revealed that he wishes to visit the Musée d'Orsay in Paris, France if only there was no coronavirus. An Astrologer Explains, International Driving Permits and Brexit: what you need to know, Surbhi Chandna Preps for Tandav and Naagin Fans Can't Keep Calm, Watch Video, Congress veteran Ahmed Patel succumbs to post-Covid complications at 71, Dear Zindagi turns 4: Lessons from Shah Rukh Khan, Alia Bhatt's film that brings change in perception of life, Nottinghamshire handed suspended points deductions following CDC hearing, Gold extends fall as investors shift to ''risk on'' mode. The Bangtan leader also shared what music he is listening to currently: Bob Dylan songs, his idol Nas' new album King Disease, Aimer's Ref:rain, Autumn Holiday's The World Is Like a Handkerchief, Lee Sora's Eyebrow Moon and Kim Oki's new album Yun Hyong-keun. RM (the leader of BTS) ... Donations/Charity Work: BTS Members’ Personal Donations. He also recently purchased Joung Young-Ju's Disappearing Hometown 730 painting. He also added that Namjoon is a frequent visitor of the museum, despite being packed with a busy schedule. "Together with RM, who continually visits the museum in spite of his busy schedule and has been a positive influence in increasing interest in art, we will work hard to expand the practice of reading books about art," Bun-mo added. Just as he was able to gain a deeper understanding of art through books, he shared his hope that children and youth who may not find it easy to access museums will be able to easily come into contact with art [through these books]. 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BTS member RM donated to a school for his birthday To celebrate his birthday earlier this year, RM donated over $80,000 to Seoul Samsung School which specializes in … Exclusive Q and A with IBT's Social Capital team, He marked the occasion by donating $84,200 to the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, The donation will be used to reprint hard-to-find books that promote art that will be sent to schools and public libraries.