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On October 7, Lemona revealed their plans to expand to a wider global market through their marketing work with BTS.
Director Lim Do Hyung, who is in charge of the brand model deal, stated, “We will do our best to pursue a variety of promotions and produce advertisements with BTS,” and “Through our contract with them, we will actively expand to overseas markets and make Lemona a top global vitamin brand.”
On October 5, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Hanbok Advancement Center of the Korea Craft & Design Foundation held a ceremony to award the Hanbok Culture Merit Award and the Letter of Appreciation for Love of Hanbok in Changdeok Palace to mark the 2019 Hanbok Culture Week.
J-Hope took samples from Webstar and Young B’s 2006 track “Chicken Noodle Soup” and added his personal style with Korean lyrics and a new choreography to come up with his own version of “Chicken Noodle Soup.” The track also features American artist Becky G.
On September 20, the Seoul Samsung School—a specialized school for the hearing-impaired—announced that RM had made a generous donation of 100 million won (approximately $83,794) to the school for his birthday. The school also revealed that RM had requested that his donation be used for music education.
BTS Win’s :
🏆 Best Web Series- Burn the Stage
🏆 Best Male Solo- RM
🏆 Best Male Group
🏆 Best Choreo- Singularity
🏆 MV of the Year – Fake Love
🏆 Album of the Year- LY: Answer
🏆 Artist of the Year
🏆 Best Collaboration – Waste It on Me (Steve Aoki ft BTS)
It has now been announced that on the Official Singles Chart for the United Kingdom, BTS’s title track “Boy With Luv” featuring Halsey grabs No. 13.
Two more of their new tracks from “Map of the Soul: Persona” also made the Top 100, with “Make it Right” at No. 71 and “Mikrokosmos” at No. 74.
Last year, BTS became the first Korean group to enter the Top 40 of the Official Singles Chart in the United Kingdom when “IDOL” debuted at No. 21. The only other Korean artists who have charted on the Official Singles Chart Top 100 are PSY (who took No. 1 with “Gangnam Style” in 2012) and BLACKPINK.
BTS’s “Map of the Soul: Persona” has debuted at the top of the United Kingdom’s Official Albums Chart!
On April 20 KST, it was announced that BTS has taken No. 1 on the United Kingdom’s Official Albums Chart for the week ending in April 25 with their new mini album “Map of the Soul: Persona.” They achieved this with 26,500 combined sales, and 68 percent of sales from the mini album’s first week is from physical sales.
The chart revealed Friday that BTS has officially set a new record for the most albums sold in one week — and all time — with their latest mini album. The group’s previous one-week record was for their May 2018 album, “Love Yourself: Tear,” which sold 1,003,524 copies in one week.
Get ready for an exciting new collaboration between BTS’s RM and British duo HONNE!
On March 19, music distributor iriver announced that BTS had broken their own record for stock pre-orders with their upcoming album “Map of the Soul: Persona.”