Mar 15, 2021
Who are BTS?
BTS is the most popular Korean boyband consisting of seven male members- Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, V, Jungkook, and Jimin. The “leader” is RM aka Rap Monster.
This popular K-Pop group wasn’t self-created – an entertainment company called Big Hit Entertainment held auditions to recruit members starting in 2010. However, The ultimate group wasn’t finalized until 2013.
What is BTS?
BTS has a lot of meanings – the original one being “Bangtan Sonyeondan” which means “Bulletproof Boy Scouts” in Korean.
It signifies deflecting stereotypes, criticisms, and expectations like bullets.
Did you know?
BTS started gaining popularity on social media even before their debut. The first album released by BTS was ‘Dark and Wild’ released on August 19, 2014.
BTS fans are called ‘ARMY’-an acronym for ‘Adorable Representative M.C for Youth’.
Soon they became the first K-Pop band to make it to the Grammy Awards nominations in November 2020.
Social media sensation
BTS is the first K-pop group to get their own Twitter emojis.
They are also the first South Korean boy band to lead the Billboard Hot 100 lists with their single ‘Dynamite’.
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