[News] Jang Moon Bok Of Produce101Season2 Talks About Longtime Friendship With BTS’s V [170621]

“Produce 101 Season 2” contestant Jang Moon Bok recently shared some insights into his musical inspirations as well as his friendship with BTS member V.

In an interview that took place on June 19, Jang Moon Bok said, “I first became interested in music because of rap, but I also thought about performing as an idol. I really liked BIGBANG and Highlight. I fostered my dream while listening to their music.” Continue reading “[News] Jang Moon Bok Of Produce101Season2 Talks About Longtime Friendship With BTS’s V [170621]”

[News] BTS Surpasses Taylor Swift For 2nd-Most Weeks In Top Spot On Billboard’s Social 50 Chart [170621]

BTS has grabbed the second place spot for most weeks at the top of Billboard’s Social 50 chart!

With the group grabbing the top spot on the recently updated chart for the week ending in July 1, BTS has now been at No. 1 on the weekly chart 29 times. They first hit the top on the chart in the ranking for the week of October 29 of 2016.

This is one more week at No. 1 than Taylor Swift, who previously held the record for the second-most weeks in the top spot with 28. Justin Bieber remains in first place with 161 weeks at No. 1. Continue reading “[News] BTS Surpasses Taylor Swift For 2nd-Most Weeks In Top Spot On Billboard’s Social 50 Chart [170621]”

[News] BTS’s Agency Responds To Reports Of Upcoming “Love Yourself” Project With Individual Dramas [170620]

Big Hit Entertainment has responded to reports about one of the group’s planned upcoming projects.

On June 20, a news report was published that claimed BTS is currently working on a new album with the theme of “Love Yourself.” It said that the members would be each releasing a video that would take the form of a drama, with the videos released in succession. Continue reading “[News] BTS’s Agency Responds To Reports Of Upcoming “Love Yourself” Project With Individual Dramas [170620]”

[News] Charlie Puth Says He Wants To Meet BTS And Apologize To Jungkook For Name Mistake [170602]

During a recent interview, American singer-songwriter Charlie Puth was asked to talk about why he became a fan of BTS’s music.

Charlie Puth and BTS first interacted via Twitter when Jungkook posted a preview of a cover of Charlie Puth’s “We Don’t Talk Anymore” back in January, and Charlie Puth “liked” the Tweet. When Jungkook released his full cover in February, Charlie Puth tweeted a link to it and wrote, “Love this Jungcook” (with the misspelling of Jungkook’s name becoming somewhat of a fandom meme). Continue reading “[News] Charlie Puth Says He Wants To Meet BTS And Apologize To Jungkook For Name Mistake [170602]”

[News] BTS Congratulated By Celebrities After Billboard Music Awards Win [170522]

After BTS took home an award at this year’s Billboard Music Awards, plenty of celebrities and members of their team have posted on social media to congratulate the group and celebrate their history-making win!

BTS attended the Billboard Music Awards on May 21 in Las Vegas, where they became the first K-pop group to win a trophy at the annual ceremony when they received the fan-voted award for Top Social Artist. The group was nominated along with artists including Justin Bieber (who previously won six years in a row), Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande, and Shawn Mendes. Continue reading “[News] BTS Congratulated By Celebrities After Billboard Music Awards Win [170522]”