What is the full form of BTS?
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BTS, a term used for the musical group, is the shortened form or acronym for Bang Tan Soneondan or Bangtan Boys. It is also known as the Beyond the Scene. It is a seven-member boys brand founded in 2013 in Seoul in South Korea.
The music genre of BTS has its root in hip-hop and pop. The theme of BTS lyrics encompasses a wide range of ideas including mental health, social problems, problems faced by the school students and other related issues.
What Does BTS Signify?
In other words, BTS is a method to portray personal and social issues in musical commentary way thus opening up a new genre in music. They have unique storylines. The genre of music also involves narrating these things in a hip-hop musical way.
The BTS performers are usually teenage boys. From South Korea, the waves of BTS has also come to several countries around the world including the US and Europe. The most popular BTS members include, among others, RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook.
The new brand identity of BTS announced in 2017 is “Beyond The Scene”. BTS has a global fan base. The fans are known in the world as ARMY: the short form of Adorable Representative MC for Youth.
How It All Started
The evolution of BTS began in 2010. In that year, the CEO of Big Hit Entertainment Bang Si-hyuk met with group leader RM and was impressed with his rapping and hip-hop. After this, BTS as a genre in music started growing. Today, it is very popular globally.
BTS genre in music is particularly known for taking up psychological issues and refers to literature. One of the most popular storylines of BTS is the development of an Alternative Universe meaning a universe free from many ills that plague the modern societies of the world.
BTS is the first Korean hip-hop musical group to receive a certification from the Recording Industry Association of America for their single album “Mic Drop”.
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Beatles Vs BTS (The Musical Fight)
After The Beatles, BTS is the group to get four number-1 albums in the USA. BTS achieved the distinction of being the first all-South Korean act in In 2020 to reach number-1 on the Billboard Global 200 and US Billboard Hot 100 with their Grammy-nominated single “Dynamite”.
The success of BTS can be gauged from the fact that it sold 20 million albums on the Gaon Music Chart. It is also the best-selling artist in South Korean history and holds the best-selling album in South Korea with Map of the Soul: 7.
BTS is the first and only Asian and non-English speaking act to be named the IFPI Global Recording Artist of the Year 2020.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What is the first Korean and Japanese language studio albums of BTS
Answer: In 2014, BTS released their first Korean-language studio album, Dark & Wild, and Japanese-language studio album, Wake Up. Both the albums gained massive popularity across the world.
Which BTS album sold one million copies?
Answer: In 2016, BTS released the studio album Wings. It clocked a record one million copies in South Korea.
What is BTS known in Japan?
Answer: In Japan, the South Korean musical group BTS is known as Bōdan Shōnendan. The Japanese meaning is the same as Bang Tan Soneondan or Bangtan Boys.
Did BTS ever address the US General Assembly?
Yes, this musical group did address the UN General Assembly. BTS launched an anti-violence campaign styled as Love Myself in partnership with UNICEF. After this, BTS addressed the 73rd and 75th General Assemblies of the UN.