MONSTA X may have another viral meme king on their hands. After his appearance on Radio Star, Shownu found himself at the top of the Naver real-time search, and number 10 on the Daum real-time search.
— bernice 🐋 (@winter_minhyuk) May 29, 2019
It comes as no surprise why netizens were infatuated with Shownu after the show; there were so many gems from that one broadcast. In one clip, the hosts bring up his lamb skewers meme, his response to which was also memeworthy. (A meme within a meme)
👤: I heard you got greedy after your lamb skewer gif went viral?
🐻: I should shoot a cf
👤: You should join Jeong Sanghoon
🐻: He’s doing a lamb skewer cf?
👤: No it’s for beer
👤: There’s no lamb skewer cf! ㅋㅋㅋ
👤: Imagine Shownu doing it like this ㅋㅋㅋ pic.twitter.com/jGMIxGA6Z0
— ☽ 𝐪𝐢𝐣𝐚𝐞 (@booqijae) May 29, 2019
He also showcased his sexy appeal by his and Jooheon‘s dance to Ariana Grande‘s “Side To Side”.
SHOWNU DANCING TO SIDE TO SIDE BY ARIANA GRANDE AGAIN I LOVE MY CRUMBS pic.twitter.com/6aFXMHYxnM
— 션뭉 (@jealousminhyuk) May 29, 2019
And then there’s the now-famous “I’m like a banana” moment that sent comedienne Ahn Young Mi into a spiral.