As BLACKPINK attended the state banquet at Buckingham Palace in the UK, Rosé met with Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple
On November 26, Rosé of BLACKPINK posted several photos on Instagram, along with a long caption saying, “ I am immensely grateful to have been invited to Apple Park to speak at the APEC spousal event about my experience on mental health, BLACKPINK to have been invited to the Korean state banquet at the Buckingham Palace, and to receive an honorable MBE alongside my fellow bandmates. It has been a week of many emotions.”
“But grateful is a word that best describes the week. I thank the many blinks out there who genuinely support who we are and what we stand for. I am grateful to have this platform and to be able to share positivity”, she also said, expressing gratitude.
Previously, BLACKPINK attended the state banquet at Buckingham Palace, prepared by King Charles III. At a crucial moment where doubts are casted upon their contract renewal status, BLACKPINK made a confident appearance as a complete group, garnering cheers from fans worldwide.
For their contributions, BLACKPINK received the Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) from King Charles III. This news surprised the world once again, as previous recipients of the honor included British artists such as The Beatles, Adele, and Ed Sheeran.
After attending the banquet, Rosé shared a photo of her meeting with Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, expressing her excitement. She also shared a group selfie with all BLACKPINK members, once again highlighting their close bond.