The K-pop group BTS has quickly become a worldwide sensation. BTS is a Korean boy band made up of seven members RM, Jin, Suga, J-hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook. These talented boys are certainly a crowd pleaser with their skillful dance moves and good looks.
BTS has successfully caught the attention of America. They were nominated for the billboard award Top Social Artist and won. BTS also won Choice International Artist at the Teen Choice awards though they did not attend. Also, with the AMAs (American Music Awards) rolling up around the corner, they were invited to perform! BTS was also invited to ‘The Late Late Show With James Corden’, the ‘Ellen Degeneres Show’, and will hold an outdoor mini-concert for ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’
BTS recently came out with their album Love Yourself: Her. It was a big outbreak because their hit song DNA made it onto the Billboard Hot 100. They reached their highest peak placing from 85 to 67. BTS is now known as the highest ranking K-pop group beating the Wonder Girls rank of 76 in 2009.
BTS is sweeping the nation off it’s feet and are dominating the music world. Though they mainly sings in their native language (Korean) their music connects everyone with their upbeat and catchy songs. Make sure to check them out!
by Taylor Yang