Several of the members broke down in tears as they talked about taking time off.
The members are Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook.
Social media users immediately took to the micro-blogging site and shared their devastation over the news.
@gcfjguk wrote: “I just realized that the mcountdown performance is bts’ last performance before taking hiatus that’s why they held it in an arena and invited thousands of armys. I’m crying.”