Blackpink Rosé and former 2NE1 star CL made history as the first female K-pop idols to attend Met Gala 2021. Previously, Psy, Super Junior Siwon, and EXO’s Lay attended the coveted event. Here’s all you need to know about Rosé and CL’s Met Gala 2021 appearance.
Blackpink’s Rosé attended Met Gala 2021 as the global brand ambassador of Saint Laurent. She was accompanied by Anthony Vaccarello, the creative director of Saint Laurent.
Later, another former YG star, CL, aka Lee Chae-rin of 2NE1, also graced the event wearing a stunning denim dress. Variety rightly addressed her arrival as ‘Spicy.’
Blackpink Rosé‘s Met Gala 2021 debut makes fans say ‘She’s the moment’
Blackpink Rosé made her dreamy Met Gala 2021 debut with a little Black dress from Saint Laurent. Her out-worldly visual was paired with a white bow embellishment, choker and dramatic dangle earrings.
Blinks swooned over the chic dress and how confident she looked. A fan described, “she’s an icon, she’s a legend and she is the moment ROSÉ AT MET GALA!”
A second fan added, “Whatever she wears, she’s still so very stunning and rocking it! ROSÉ AT THE MET GALA.”
CL’s ‘spicy’ Met Gala appearance as one of the first female Kpop idols made everyone’s jaw drop
CL, the reigning K-pop queen, always serves and Met Gala 2021 was no different. The singer wore a modern Denim dress with a ‘Hanbok knot’ and matched the look with a traditional hairstyle.
A fan described her look gushing, “CL in classic American denim tied with traditional Korean hanbok knot and hair inspired by a headpiece worn mostly by queens— yes that’s how you make a met gala debut! CL at the #MetGala!”
Another tweet read, “the #MetGala theme is “Fashion in America” and CL just showed up in a beautiful denim piece— SHE UNDERSTOOD THE ASSIGNMENT!”
Another fan brought the Billboard Hot100 connection between CL and Rosé pointing out that the first female K-pop idols to attend the Met gala are “the only kpop female soloists to chart on the bb hot100 (CL in 2016 and ROSE in 2021)!”
Earlier, ‘Gangnam Style’ crooner Psy, Super Junior Siwon, famous K-pop singer Rain and the ever so charming EXO star Lay had attended the ‘fashion’s biggest night out.’ Here’s a couple of pictures from their appearances.