It is reported that Taeyang from BIGBANG has been chosen as the new global ambassador of Givenchy!
Read on for more information.
BIGBANG’s Taeyang was chosen as Givenchy’s new global ambassador and became the first
Korean male artist to achieve success
On January 17, Givenchy announced that BIGBANG’s Taeyang would be their new global ambassador.
Moreover, it will make Taeyang the first South Korean male artist to play this role.
Givenchy is pleased to announce the appointment of @Realtaeyang as 2023 global ambassador. pic.twitter.com/0VjsHhzro4
— Givenchy (@givenchy) January 17, 2023
Givenchy Creative Director Matthew Williams praised Taeyang for his artistry. He added that the idol’s manner of self-expression fits perfectly into the current Givenchy aesthetic.
“Taeyang is an inspirational music pioneer artist with an authentic, unsurpassed way of expressing his personal style that fits perfectly with today’s Givenchy aesthetic.”
Taeyang also shared his enthusiasm for working with Givenchy. He expressed his gratitude directly to Givenchy, as this opportunity is of great importance to him. The idol also added that the Givenchy brand has become a source of inspiration for him in his career.
In addition, Taeyang expressed his excitement about working with Matthew Williams. He spoke well of the director, noting Matthew’s continued leadership in the fashion industry and culture.
“I am grateful for the opportunity to start this new chapter of my life with Givenchy. This is of particular importance to me, because Givenchy is a brand that has inspired me in many ways over the years.”
“Matthew has also been a leader in both fashion and culture for many years. I look forward to exciting ways to collaborate with Givenchy through this partnership.”
Taeyang made his professional debut in 2006 with the male group BIGBANG, one of the legendary k-pop groups. Subsequently, he released several solo albums that won the hearts of fans around the world.
The selection of Taeyang is the fashion brand’s third major announcement this week after the appointment of Suga from BTS by Valentino and the appointment of Jimin as a global ambassador for Dior.
BIGBANG’s Taeyang emits a “vibe” with BTS’s Jimin
On January 13, Taeyang collaborated with BTS’s Jimin on the hit “Vibe”.
The video for “Vibe” has now gained a total of 47,775,437 views on YouTube. The single performed well in the charts of Korea and quickly rose to the top of the iTunes charts in 60 countries.
ARMY and VIPs flocked to the post, delighted to see two of the most prominent K-pop stars in one video. They expressed their admiration for the song since they started 2023 with bop.
“We all feel this atmosphere. The New Year starts great with Taeyang and Jimin!”
“My God! It wasn’t exactly what I imagined. It was even better than I expected! Taeyang, Jimin, thank you so much for this.”
“I knew I would never be ready for the day when Taeyang returned.”
“Let’s support this cooperation for Jimin! He deserves to break records and score goals!”
Watch the full video clip for “Vibe” here!
Congratulations to Taeyang on becoming the new Givenchy Global Ambassador!