BTS Tour 2018 Tickets & Dates
BTS (band) Info
BTS (Hangul: 방탄소년단; RR: Bangtan Sonyeondan), also called the Bangtan Boys, is a seven-member South Oriental child band created by Big Hit Entertainment. They debuted on June 12, 2013 with the track “Say goodbye to Dream” from their initial album 2 Great 4 Skool. They won numerous New Musician of the Year awards for the track, including at the 2013 Melon Music Awards as well as Golden Disc Honors and the 2014 Seoul Music Awards. The band continuouslied climb to widespread prestige with their subsequent cds Dark & Wild (2014 ), One Of The Most Gorgeous Minute in Life, Component 2 (2015) and The Most Stunning Moment in Life: Young Forever (2016 ), with the latter 2 entering the U.S. Billboard 200. The Most Beautiful Minute in Life: Young Forever took place to win the Cd of the Year honor at the 2016 Melon Music Honors.
Their 2nd complete cd, Wings (2016 ), came to a head at number 26 on the Signboard 200, which noted the highest possible graph position for a K-pop album ever. In their native South Korea, Wings became the most effective marketing cd in the Gaon Album Chart history at the time. The album went on to offer more than 1.5 million duplicates, making it BTS’ first “million vendor”, and the team was subsequently granted Musician of the Year at the 2016 Mnet Asian Music Awards.  The team’s next release, Love Yourself: Her (2017 ),  debuted at number 7 on the Signboard 200,  marking the highest rank for an Oriental artist in history. The group also managed to debut on the Billboard Hot 100 for the first time with the album’s title track, “DNA”, which went into at number 85 and also came to a head at number 67. Another track from the album, “Mic Drop”, was remixed by Steve Aoki with an attribute by Desiigner as well as came to a head at number 28 on the Billboard Hot 100. Both tracks went on to be licensed Gold by the Recording Industry Organization of The U.S.A., a first for any kind of Korean act ever. The album offered over 1.2 million copies on South Korea’s Gaon Cd Graph in its initial month, redeeming its title as the best selling album in the graph’s background and also becoming the most significant marketing Oriental cd by month in 16 years, coming 2nd to G.o.d’s album in 2001. BTS was awarded the Mnet Asian Songs Award for Artist of the Year for the second year straight in 2017.  Their 3rd full cd Love Yourself: Tear (2018 ), debuted at number one on the Signboard 200, making them the just K-Pop act to accomplish this feat up until now. Considering that their debut, they have marketed an estimated 5 million albums worldwide.
Known for their big social media existence, BTS were listed by Forbes as the most retweeted artist on Twitter in March 2016. Complying with that, Twitter released its first ever K-pop Twitter emoji featuring BTS in Might. In October 2016, Signboard put BTS as top on their Social 50 graph, making them the very first Oriental group to cover the chart. To date, they have spent 76 weeks as primary on the Social 50 graph. That exact same year, they additionally charted on YouTube’s Music Global Top 100: 17th on the video clip chart, Sixth on the artist graph and 14th on the tracks chart. In Could 2017, they won the Top Social Musician Award at the Signboard Music Honors, becoming the very first Korean team to win a BBMA. In June 2017, Time publication named the band one of the 25 most prominent people on the internet. On November 20, 2017 Guinness Globe Records disclosed that BTS had actually earned an area in their 2018 version for “having the globe’s most Twitter involvements for a music group”. That December, they were revealed to be one of the most tweeted about star in 2017, being “suched as or retweeted over half a billion times (502 million)” worldwide, more than UNITED STATE President Donald Trump and also Justin Bieber integrated.  BTS’ success led the group to be ranked top on Forbes Korea Power Celebrity checklist for 2018, a listing ranking South Korea’s most powerful and also prominent celebs.