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BTS’ First Online Concert in a Year Delivers Message of Hope amid Pandemic

BTS’ First Online Concert in a Year Delivers Message of Hope amid Pandemic

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizswire) — K-pop supergroup BTS delivered a message of hope to its global fans Sunday during an online concert livestreamed from an empty stadium in Seoul to prevent the spread of COVID-19. “BTS Permission To Dance On Stage” was the group’s first global online concert in about a year since the [...]

BTS Set to Host Online Concert This Weekend

BTS Set to Host Online Concert This Weekend

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop superband BTS will hold an online concert, “BTS Permission To Dance On Stage,” this weekend, featuring fresh up-to-date viewing technologies, its management agency said Friday. The seven-piece act’s performance on a scale equivalent to an offline concert will be livestreamed from a local stadium Sunday, according to Big [...]

BTS Fans, Environmental Group Build Forest Along Han River in Honor of BTS Member V

BTS Fans, Environmental Group Build Forest Along Han River in Honor of BTS Member V

SEOUL, Oct. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — A group of some 170 fans of BTS member V, together with an environmental group, on Wednesday dedicated a grove they built alongside Seoul’s Han River to the K-pop star. The Korean Federation for Environmental Movement said the grove of four zelkova and some 1,200 bridal-wreath trees, named Forest [...]

BTS to Join L.A. Stop of This Year’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour

BTS to Join L.A. Stop of This Year’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour

SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Globally popular K-pop group BTS will perform on the Los Angeles stop of this year’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour, the largest year-end radio show in the United States, organizers said Tuesday. The septet was included in a star-studded lineup for the L.A. show scheduled for Dec. 3, the iHeartRadio, [...]

BTS-Coldplay Collaboration ‘My Universe’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

BTS-Coldplay Collaboration ‘My Universe’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop supergroup BTS made another No. 1 debut on Billboard’s main singles chart with a collaboration single with British rock band Coldplay, Billboard said. “Coldplay and BTS rocket onto the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart at No. 1 with their collaborative new single ‘My Universe’,” Billboard said on its [...]

BTS-Coldplay Collaboration ‘My Universe’ Debuts at No. 3 on British Official Singles Chart

BTS-Coldplay Collaboration ‘My Universe’ Debuts at No. 3 on British Official Singles Chart

SEOUL, Oct. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — “My Universe,” the collaboration single by K-pop sensation BTS and British rock band Coldplay, has debuted at No. 3 on the British Official Singles Chart Top 100, on par with two previous highest rankings for the South Korean group. The song, which was released Sept. 24, placed third on [...]

BTS, Coldplay Drop Space-themed Music Video for ‘My Universe’

BTS, Coldplay Drop Space-themed Music Video for ‘My Universe’

SEOUL, Sept. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean supergroup BTS and British rock band Coldplay dropped the official music video for “My Universe” on Thursday, six days after the collaboration single’s release. The premiere on Coldplay’s YouTube channel was watched by more than 950,000 people as an adjacent live chat was flooded with messages and [...]

Documentary Reveals Joys, Challenges of Making BTS-Coldplay Collab ‘My Universe’

Documentary Reveals Joys, Challenges of Making BTS-Coldplay Collab ‘My Universe’

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean supergroup BTS has released a heartwarming documentary about its collaboration with British rock band Coldplay for their recent single “My Universe.” The 13-minute video was posted on BTS’ YouTube channel Sunday, two days after the song dropped amid high anticipation from fans worldwide. The documentary opens with [...]