BTS, South Korean boy band consists of seven members, Rap Monster (Kim Namjoon / Team Leader, Rapper), JIN(Kim Seokjin / Vocalist), SUGA (Min Yoongi / Rapper), J-HOPE (Jung Hoseok / Choreographer & Rapper), JIMIN (Park Jimin / Choreographer & Vocalist), V (Kim Taehyung / Vocalist), and JUNGKOOK (Jeon Jungkook / Vocalist, Rapper, Choreographer)
BTS have been producing, composing and writing their own music since the first single album ‘2 COOL 4 SKOOL’, which was the firstto share their concerns, feelings and stories through their music with their peers around the world.
In the same year, BTS released a mini album, the second story of ‘School Trilogy’ series ‘O!RUL8,2?’. A year after their debut, BTS was honored by winning several global awards as ‘Rookies of the Year.’
In February 2014, the release of the mini album ‘Skool Luv Affair’, the last story of ‘School Trilogy’ series, brought great success for BTS. 3 months later, BTS introduced another successful album called ‘Skool Luv Affair’ - Special Edition.
In August 2014, their first full-length regular album ‘Dark & Wild’ was released with the single ‘Danger’, which triggered the world-wide growth of their fandom.
In April 2015, BTS released another ambitious album ‘The most beautiful moment in life pt.1’ with the single ‘I NEED U’. This album became an additional steppingstone for BTS to gain more public awareness as well as critical acclaim. There is no doubt that BTS is one of the top global rising artists today. They have met more than 80,000 global fans (‘A.R.M.Y’) across 13 countries at their world tour concerts. BTS’ concerts are widely recognized as top-performing and passionate events by their fans and audiences.
In November 2015, ‘The most beautiful moment in life pt.2’ dominated 6 major domestic music charts and ranked in Billboard's Top 200 Main Album Chart.
BTS went for even higher records with ‘The most beautiful moment in life pt.2’, which stayed on top of Billboard's World Albums Chart for 4 consecutive weeks. With this record, BTS made remarkable history by being the only K-pop group to spend 17 weeks on the chart.
In addition, BTS made it into the Billboard 200 with the new EP ‘The most beautiful moment in life: YOUNG FOREVER’ in May 2016. BTS became only the second K-pop artist to have back to back albums reach the Billboard 200 chart. They set another achievement on the World Digital Songs chart where they landed 10 entries on the chart and control the Top 3 with new songs "Fire," "Save ME" and "Epilogue: Young Forever." No K-pop act has ever owned the Top 3.