(G)I-DLE receive praise for their professionalism after performing in extreme rain and hail at “Music Bank In Chile”.
KBSit is the music bank announced that he would be giving his first world concert in three years at the Stade MonumentalDavid Arellano in Chile. The concert announcement promised a top-class cast NCT DREAM, THE YOUNG, (G)I-DLE, ATEEZ, SMSOui STAYGeneration of an expectation for the third return of the music bank in Chile
the music bank took place in Chile in 2018 and already in 2012 and celebrated its 10th anniversary this year.
The outdoor arena was filled with thousands of fans eager to see the talented third and fourth generation K-pop groups. Unfortunately, before the entire cast of artists could complete their performances, the show was canceled due to extreme weather conditions.
Before the unexpected cancellation due to safety concerns for artists and fans, THE BOYZ, STAYC and (G)I-DLE were able to take the stage.
Videos of STAYC and THE BOYZ performances showed intermittent rain ranging from drizzle to downpours.
-chu (@giutheworld) November 13, 2022
❤️ LE BOYZ THE BOYZ ❤️
🍞 YOUNG HOON
— 🍞YH🍞 (@yhyh970808) November 13, 2022
Slippery conditions on stage caused STAYC Yoon fall earlier in the evening. Yoon showed his professionalism by standing up with a smile and continuing the group’s “ASAP” performance.
— ❤️🩹 (@hypeboy___) November 13, 2022
By the time (G)I-DLE was ready to play, the rain and thunder had increased significantly. Fans even reported that it started to hail, making the already dangerous performance conditions even more extreme.
During (G)I-DLE’s performance of their debut song “LATATA”, the rain had turned into a torrential downpour and the band acted cautiously, hesitant to move to their next scene due to the slickness. will. but without missing a beat.
The moment everything went to hell. Unbelievable. It was raining so hard, it was thundering and suddenly it started hailing like crazy. We started screaming STOP! TAKE THEM OFF THE STAGE!! Because it became dangerous for EVERYONE and one of the members fell. #gidle #MusicBankinChile pic.twitter.com/VGezUFWeuF
— Star | because🎭 (@zerozeroumi) November 13, 2022
Despite the extreme weather conditions, the members gave their all during the performance, continuing to perform the choreography and even dropping to the floor when the dance required it, all in an effort to give the fans a strong performance.
Due to the slippery conditions on the stage, the member Shuhua She lost her balance at the end of the song and fell after struggling to stay upright. Members huddled together to help her up and had to help her backstage as she struggled to regain her balance.
– naratofi (@iIyaemiko) November 13, 2022
Fans have expressed their frustration with the event organizers for allowing the performances to continue despite the bad weather. Viewers reported that the audience cried out for the scene to end, concerned for the safety of the cast.
The fans applauded the band for their extreme professionalism and continued their performance until staff escorted them off the stage after “LATATA”.
– I’ll tell you even if it hurts 🫖 (@sidolioescierto) November 13, 2022
[It’s raining] like never before in Santiago and (G)I-DLE was very professional, literally dancing in puddles… what a danger for the idols. In the end, one of the girls fell on the stage.
— Daniela Chavez (@Dani_Chav) November 13, 2022
Singing on mugs… pure professionalism. The rain is over!
Gidle is a sensational, complete, talented and impressive group. You deserve all the respect and recognition in the world ♥️
YOU DID IT WELL (G)I-DLE
(G)I-DLE, YOU WERE PROFESSIONAL.#MusicBankinChile#I_LOVEGIDLEINCHILE#GIDLEenChile#GIDLE #GIDLE pic.twitter.com/cMGg0v46iT
– Kasy Campo ♡ (@Kasy_campo) November 13, 2022
(G)I-DLE is a sensational, complete, talented and impressive group. They deserve all the respect and recognition in the world.
(G)I-DLE were the last group to perform, the show was canceled after waiting for a rain delay. NCT DREAM, TXT and ATEEZ could not perform for their safety.