The Bangtan Boys (or BTS) are a seven-member South Korean boy band founded by Big Hit Entertainment.
The band’s 2013 debut album, 2 Cool 4 Skool, quickly won them numerous New Artist of the Year awards and a massive fan base worldwide.
Forbes named the Korean boy band BTS the most retweeted artist of 2016; their total retweets surpassed those of both then-US President Donald Trump and Justin Bieber.
They have so far put out nine studio albums between Korean and Japanese, been nominated for a Grammy and a Brit Award, and been honored with several other awards. The 2020 offerings “Be” and “Map of the Soul: 7 – The Journey” were their most current.
Name of the BTS members
Jungkook, V, Jimin, J-Hope, Suga, Jin, and Rap Monster make up the rest of BTS’s seven-member lineup. Kim Nam-Joon (RM), Kim Seok-jin (Jin), Min Yoon-gi (Suga), Jung Ho-Seok (J-Hope), Park Ji-min (Jimin), Kim Tae-Hyung (V), and Jeon Jung-kook (V) are all stage names; their given names are Kim, Nam, Seok, and Jin, respectively (Jungkook).
Touring Career of BTS
Past BTS concert tours are summarized here.
· 2022 – PTD (Las Vegas only)
· 2021 – PTD (Los Angeles only)
· 2020 – Map of the Soul Tour
· 2018 – Love Yourself World Tour
· 2017 – The Wings Tour
· 2015 – The Red Bullet Tour
In 2023, will BTS finally take the road?
In 2023, BTS will embark on a world tour. However, the tour dates have yet to be finalized.
Who knows BTS’s setlist?
While BTS’s setlist may change slightly depending on the location, it will likely feature the following songs:
· Save Me
· I’m Fine
· Magic Shop
· Trivia 起: Just Dance
· I Need U
· Trivia 承: Love
· 21st Century Girl
· Go Go
· Blood Sweat & Tears
· Boy In Luv
· Airplane Pt.2
· FAKE LOVE
· Trivia 轉: Seesaw
· The Truth Untold
· Outro: Tear
· MIC Drop
· So What
· Answer: Love Myself
What is the average length of a BTS concert?
Depending on the headliner, the support acts, the encore, etc., a concert might take anywhere from two to three hours. Usually, a BTS concert will run for around 2.5 hours.
How much are the tickets?
Prices for BTS tickets on the secondary market are pretty variable. The cheapest BTS tickets are available for $818, with the average price being $3,500.
With the release of Love Yourself: Tear in 2018, BTS became the first and only Korean act to achieve No. 1 on the US Billboard 200. Both Love Yourself: Answer and Map of the Soul: Persona, the band’s subsequent albums, debuted at No. 1 in the United States. As a result, BTS became the first band since The Beatles to release three consecutive No. 1 albums in a year. The band collaborated with UNICEF on a Love Myself anti-violence campaign beyond the song. The delegation also made statements to the 73rd General Assembly of the United Nations. In spreading the Korean language and culture via their music, the band members have effectively become cultural ambassadors for Korea. The youngest winners of the Order of Cultural Merit were members of BTS, who received it from South Korea’s president.