J-Hope’s mixtape has soared to a higher spot on the Billboard 200 chart!
Last week, BTS member J-Hope became the highest-ranking Korean solo artist on the Billboard 200 chart when his mixtape “Hope World” entered at No. 63, with less than a day of sales. The Billboard 200 ranks the most popular albums in the United States, and the chart is based on traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums. Continue reading “[News] BTS’s J-Hope Sets Even Higher Record For Korean Solo Artists As “Hope World” Rises On Billboard 200 ”
BTS has won big at the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards!
On March 11 at 5 p.m. PT, the awards ceremony was held at The Forum in Inglewood, California. BTS was unable to attend due to their busy schedules.
However, it was revealed during the show that BTS won Best Boy Band.
The group expressed their gratitude through a video message, with RM commenting, “This is the award our BTS Army literally made happen.” J-Hope also said in Korean, “We really thank you and love you.”
Continue reading “[News] BTS Wins Best Boy Band + BTSARMY️ Wins Best Fan Army At The iHeart Awards 2018 ”
BTS has hit 300 million views on YouTube for the second time this month!
On March 12, the music video for “Fire” surpassed 300 million views on YouTube, making it BTS’s second-ever video to do so.
The group reached 300 million views for the first time earlier this month with “DNA,” which set a new record for the fastest K-pop group music video ever to achieve the milestone. Continue reading “[News] BTS’s “Fire” MV Surpasses 300 Million Views ”
BTS continues to break its own Gaon Chart record for highest number of album sales!
On March 8, Gaon Chart announced that BTS’s latest album “Love Yourself: Her” had cumulatively sold over 1.6 million copies since its release in September. According to Gaon Chart, the album sold 28,090 copies in February, bringing the total number of sales to a staggering 1,613,924 albums. Continue reading “[News] BTS Continues To Write Gaon Chart History With Record-Breaking Album Sales Of “Love Yourself: Her” ”
“Hixtape” day is coming soon!
On February 23, it was announced by BigHit Entertainment that BTS member J-Hope’s solo mixtape is due out on March 2.
J-Hope has often talked about how releasing a mixtape has been a goal of his, and has said he dedicated much of last year to working on it. He recently shared a video of himself working on the mixing of his new music on Twitter.
Are you ready for J-Hope’s mixtape?
BTS’s “DNA” has now been certified as gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)!
The RIAA has updated their website to show that BTS’s track “DNA” from their mini album “Love Yourself: Her” has met their standard for gold certification, which is surpassing 500,000 “units.” A single permanent digital download counts as one unit, and 150 on-demand audio and/or video streams count as one unit. Continue reading “[News] BTS’s “DNA” Becomes Their 2nd Song To Be Gold Certified By RIAA ”
Big Hit Entertainment has received an award for their work with BTS’s logo and brand identity (BI)!
BTS’s agency Big Hit Entertainment was recently honored at the 2018 iF Design Award in Germany. The iF Design Award is held at the iF International Forum Design every year and is considered one of the world’s top three design awards alongside Germany’s Reddot Design Award and America’s IDEA. Continue reading “[News] Big Hit Awarded For BTS’s Logo And Brand Identity ”